$1,423+ Cheap flights from Hobby (HOU) to Melbourne (MEL)

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HOU — MEL
Jul 21 — Jul 281

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Cheap flight deals from Hobby to Melbourne

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Hobby (HOU) to Melbourne (MEL). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated July 16, 2024.

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June

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Average price

$1,440

Round-trip from

$1,423
(American Airlines)
High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in July 2024
From Houston Hobby to Melbourne

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport?

The best pricing can be found in the month of September. Prices to Melbourne Airport from Houston Hobby Airport average $1,540. You can even find prices in September for less than $1,540, as users have found deals to Melbourne Airport from as low as $1,209. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Melbourne Airport from Houston Hobby Airport. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 28%.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from HOU to MEL?

It’s typically best to fly out from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 19% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap Hobby to Melbourne flights in July & August 2024

Find cheap flight options from Hobby to Melbourne specifically for the months of July and August 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,773,496 searches. Prices were last updated on July 16, 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights traveling from Houston to Melbourne in July and August 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
This KAYAK deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure KAYAK is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 8/66:35 pmHOU - MEL
1 stop19h 50mQantas Airways
Sat 8/3112:00 pmMEL - HOU
2 stops23h 05mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/15$2,896
This Qantas Airways deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/16. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Qantas Airways is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/24:27 pmHOU - MEL
1 stop21h 58mMultiple Airlines
Sun 8/111:00 pmMEL - HOU
1 stop22h 03mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/16$3,037
This Jetabroad deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/16. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Jetabroad is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sat 8/36:20 pmHOU - MEL
2 stops25h 15mQantas Airways
Sun 8/111:00 pmMEL - HOU
1 stop22h 03mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/16$3,093
This eDestinos deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure eDestinos is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 8/66:35 pmHOU - MEL
2 stops24h 30mQantas Airways
Sat 8/319:00 pmMEL - HOU
2 stops38h 03mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/15$3,115
This Jetabroad deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/16. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Jetabroad is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sat 8/36:20 pmHOU - MEL
2 stops24h 15mQantas Airways
Sun 8/1112:00 pmMEL - HOU
2 stops23h 03mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/16$3,117
This KAYAK deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure KAYAK is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sat 8/176:35 pmHOU - MEL
2 stops24h 00mQantas Airways
Wed 8/2112:00 pmMEL - HOU
2 stops23h 03mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/15$3,148
This Jetabroad deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/16. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Jetabroad is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/26:34 pmHOU - MEL
2 stops24h 31mQantas Airways
Sun 8/111:00 pmMEL - HOU
1 stop22h 03mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/16$3,302
This oojo deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/16. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure oojo is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/24:27 pmHOU - MEL
2 stops40h 03mQatar Airways
Sun 8/119:00 pmMEL - HOU
2 stops55h 59mQatar Airways
Deal found 7/16$3,769
This AranGrant deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure AranGrant is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 8/136:35 pmHOU - MEL
1 stop19h 50mQantas Airways
Sat 8/249:00 pmMEL - HOU
2 stops38h 03mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/15$11,917

Hobby to Melbourne 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Hobby and Melbourne in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,773,496 searches. Data last updated July 16, 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights traveling from Houston to Melbourne in July and August 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 11/108:17 pmHOU - MEL
2 stops22h 23mAmerican Airlines
Tue 11/197:00 amMEL - HOU
2 stops21h 43mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/15$1,423
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Mon 11/46:27 pmHOU - MEL
2 stops24h 13mAmerican Airlines
Sat 11/97:00 amMEL - HOU
2 stops21h 43mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/15$1,473
This Qantas Airways deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Qantas Airways is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 10/222:27 pmHOU - MEL
1 stop22h 58mMultiple Airlines
Sun 11/35:20 pmMEL - HOU
1 stop19h 47mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/15$2,087
This Qantas Airways deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Qantas Airways is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 10/222:27 pmHOU - MEL
1 stop22h 58mMultiple Airlines
Sun 11/35:20 pmMEL - HOU
1 stop19h 47mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/15$2,095
This Qantas Airways deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/14. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Qantas Airways is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 10/222:27 pmHOU - MEL
1 stop22h 58mMultiple Airlines
Sun 11/35:20 pmMEL - HOU
1 stop19h 47mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/14$2,105
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 11/1010:12 amHOU - MEL
1 stop26h 33mAmerican Airlines
Tue 11/197:00 amMEL - HOU
2 stops23h 39mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/15$2,115
This Qantas Airways deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/14. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Qantas Airways is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 10/226:36 pmHOU - MEL
2 stops22h 44mMultiple Airlines
Sun 11/35:20 pmMEL - HOU
1 stop19h 47mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/14$2,244
This Jetabroad deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Jetabroad is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 10/226:31 pmHOU - MEL
2 stops23h 04mQantas Airways
Sun 11/35:20 pmMEL - HOU
1 stop37h 19mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/15$2,454
This Jetabroad deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Jetabroad is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 10/226:31 pmHOU - MEL
2 stops22h 49mQantas Airways
Sun 11/37:00 amMEL - HOU
2 stops23h 39mQantas Airways
Deal found 7/15$2,566

Find flights from Hobby to Melbourne within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Hobby to Melbourne that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,773,496 searches. Data last updated July 16, 2024.

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Houston HobbyMelbourne

HOU - MEL

HOUMEL

Houston Hobby

Sun 11/10

2 stops22h 23m

Melbourne

Tue 11/19

2 stops21h 43m

$1,423

Houston HobbyMelbourne

HOU - MEL

HOUMEL

Houston Hobby

Mon 11/4

2 stops24h 13m

Melbourne

Sat 11/9

2 stops21h 43m

$1,473

Houston HobbyMelbourne

HOU - MEL

HOUMEL

Houston Hobby

Tue 10/22

1 stop22h 58m

Melbourne

Sun 11/3

1 stop19h 47m

$2,087

Houston HobbyMelbourne

HOU - MEL

HOUMEL

Houston Hobby

Tue 10/22

1 stop22h 58m

Melbourne

Sun 11/3

1 stop19h 47m

$2,095

Houston HobbyMelbourne

HOU - MEL

HOUMEL

Houston Hobby

Tue 10/22

1 stop22h 58m

Melbourne

Sun 11/3

1 stop19h 47m

$2,105

Houston HobbyMelbourne

HOU - MEL

HOUMEL

Houston Hobby

Sun 11/10

1 stop26h 33m

Melbourne

Tue 11/19

2 stops23h 39m

$2,115

Houston HobbyMelbourne

HOU - MEL

HOUMEL

Houston Hobby

Tue 10/22

2 stops23h 04m

Melbourne

Sun 11/3

1 stop37h 19m

$2,454

Houston HobbyMelbourne

HOU - MEL

HOUMEL

Houston Hobby

Tue 10/22

2 stops22h 49m

Melbourne

Sun 11/3

2 stops23h 39m

$2,566

Houston HobbyMelbourne

HOU - MEL

HOUMEL

Houston Hobby

Fri 8/2

2 stops40h 03m

Melbourne

Sun 8/11

2 stops55h 59m

$3,769

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Deals found on 7/15

What is the cheapest day to fly from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Hobby to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on July 7, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport flight should consider departing on Sunday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Hobby to Melbourne

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Melbourne from Hobby with our price prediction graph.
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Temperature and rainfall in Melbourne by month

Plan your trip to Melbourne by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

MEL

Temperature

46.4 - 68 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Melbourne Airport, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 68.0 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of July, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 46.4 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Melbourne

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Melbourne. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Melbourne. Reviews last updated July 16, 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Houston to Melbourne, such as Qantas Airways, American Airlines and Qatar Airways. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.6
Good
4,180 reviews

Boarding

7.8

Crew

8.1

Overall

7.6

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.6

Entertainment

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Service was slow in the flight from iad to doh. The entertainment was not working in the flight from doh to ccu

7.6
Good
4,180 reviews
7.6
Good
4,180 reviews

Boarding

7.8

Crew

8.1

Overall

7.6

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.6

Entertainment

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Service was slow in the flight from iad to doh. The entertainment was not working in the flight from doh to ccu

7.6
Good
914 reviews
7.6
Good
4,180 reviews

Boarding

7.8

Crew

8.1

Overall

7.6

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.6

Entertainment

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Service was slow in the flight from iad to doh. The entertainment was not working in the flight from doh to ccu

7.3
Good
10,000 reviews
7.6
Good
4,180 reviews

Boarding

7.8

Crew

8.1

Overall

7.6

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.6

Entertainment

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Service was slow in the flight from iad to doh. The entertainment was not working in the flight from doh to ccu

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $1,423, but on average you can expect to pay $2,471.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport round-trip?

    Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Melbourne Airport, with prices starting at $1,423. Another option worth looking into is Qantas Airways, starting at $2,454 round trip. American Airlines is 7% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

  • What does HOU to MEL mean?

    Houston Hobby Airport is HOU and Melbourne Airport is MEL. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Hobby to Melbourne that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Hobby to Melbourne flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Hobby to Melbourne with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Hobby to Melbourne flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Hobby to Melbourne that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Hobby to Melbourne flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Hobby to Melbourne?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Hobby to Melbourne.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Hobby to Melbourne?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Hobby to Melbourne by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Hobby to Melbourne that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Hobby to Melbourne offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Hobby to Melbourne?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Hobby to Melbourne flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport flight deals updated?

    The Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 7/15.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport?

    Currently, March is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport (average of $1,062). Flying from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport in December is currently the most expensive (average of $1,685). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 3 airlines flying from Hobby to Melbourne

Discover the top 3 airlines that operate flights from Hobby to Melbourne. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,773,496 searches. Data last updated July 16, 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
United AirlinesCheapest$939Average$1,578FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
Qantas AirwaysCheapest$1,147Average$1,592FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
Air New ZealandCheapest$1,200Average$1,613FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%

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