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Flight information for London to Melbourne

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Best price found

$540

Fastest flight time

21h 45m

Direct flights

None

Airports in Melbourne

3 airports
The best one-way flight to Melbourne from London in the past 72 hours is $540. The best return flight deal from London to Melbourne found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $1,856.
The fastest flight from London to Melbourne takes 21h 45m
There are no direct flights from London to Melbourne. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are London Gatwick Airport - Melbourne Airport, London Stansted Airport - Melbourne Airport and London Heathrow Airport - Melbourne Airport.
There are 3 airports near Melbourne: Melbourne Avalon (AVV), Melbourne (MEL), Melbourne Essendon (MEB)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from London to Melbourne

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from London to Melbourne?

November

The cheapest time of year to fly to Melbourne from London is November. The most expensive is December.

What is the cheapest day to depart London for Melbourne?

Monday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Monday. The most expensive is usually Friday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Melbourne?

in the evening

London to Melbourne flights are approximately 10% more expensive in the afternoon than in the evening

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Melbourne from London?

Air China

Air China, China Southern, and Lufthansa are the most popular carriers operating from London to Melbourne

What is the cheapest London to Melbourne flight route?

London Heathrow - Melbourne

Fly from London Heathrow to Melbourne for the best London - Melbourne flight prices

How far in advance should you book London to Melbourne flights?

60 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from London to Melbourne is approximately 60 days to departure

When you’re planning your trip from London to Melbourne, the most popular airport-to-airport route is London Heathrow Airport to Melbourne Airport. When booking your trip to Melbourne, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly out of. Good options for departure airports when travelling to Melbourne, you can try London Gatwick Airport (in London), London Stansted Airport (in London), or London City Airport (in London). If you are looking for an alternate airport to fly into near Melbourne Airport, Melbourne Avalon Airport is a great option and is located in Melbourne. The least expensive flight option from London to Melbourne will typically be LHR — MEL during the month of June with an average price of $1,256 RT.

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Melbourne Airport (MEL)$1,256
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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melbourne Airport (MEL)$1,826
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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Melbourne Airport (MEL)$1,801
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London City Airport (LCY) to Melbourne Airport (MEL)$1,296
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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Melbourne Avalon Airport (AVV)$1,534
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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Melbourne Avalon Airport (AVV)$2,680
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Easily compare return flights from London to Melbourne

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from London to Melbourne by changing tabs
SWISS
21 Nov.
LHR01:00London Heathrow
52h 25m
2 stops
MEL05:25Melbourne
23 Jan.
MEL14:25Melbourne
57h 30m
2 stops
LHR23:55London Heathrow
Royal Brunei Airlines
23 Oct.
LHR14:55London Heathrow
24h 00m
1 stop
MEL14:55Melbourne
10 Nov.
MEL13:40Melbourne
23h 40m
1 stop
LHR13:20London Heathrow
Lufthansa
2 Nov.
LHR11:20London Heathrow
30h 10m
1 stop
MEL17:30Melbourne
16 Nov.
MEL06:30Melbourne
35h 30m
1 stop
LHR18:00London Heathrow
Vietnam Airlines
8 Oct.
LHR07:10London Heathrow
36h 25m
1 stop
MEL19:35Melbourne
28 Oct.
MEL07:35Melbourne
30h 05m
1 stop
LHR13:40London Heathrow
United Airlines
30 Nov.
LHR07:20London Heathrow
34h 40m
1 stop
MEL18:00Melbourne
31 Jan.
MEL08:00Melbourne
35h 35m
1 stop
LHR19:35London Heathrow
Major Airline
23 Oct.
LHR12:40London Heathrow
23h 45m
1 stop
MEL12:25Melbourne
9 Nov.
MEL20:15Melbourne
23h 05m
1 stop
LHR19:20London Heathrow

Find the cheapest one-way flights from London to Melbourne

If you're looking for one-way flights from London to Melbourne, view some of our deals below provided by China Airlines and SWISS
Multiple Airlines
2 Nov.
LGW04:15London Gatwick
49h 00m
2 stops
MEL05:15Melbourne
SWISS
14 Nov.
LCY13:20London City
26h 55m
2 stops
MEL16:15Melbourne
China Airlines
28 Nov.
LGW16:15London Gatwick
28h 00m
1 stop
MEL20:15Melbourne

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Malaysia Airlines
7 Jul.
LHR07:00London Heathrow
23h 15m
1 stop
MEL06:15Melbourne
31 Jul.
MEL09:40Melbourne
25h 15m
1 stop
LHR10:55London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
8 Jul.
LHR03:05London Heathrow
46h 35m
2 stops
MEL01:40Melbourne
26 Jul.
MEL10:25Melbourne
24h 15m
1 stop
LHR10:40London Heathrow
Royal Brunei Airlines
3 Jul.
LHR14:55London Heathrow
24h 00m
1 stop
MEL14:55Melbourne
28 Jul.
MEL10:30Melbourne
24h 25m
1 stop
LHR10:55London Heathrow
SriLankan Airlines
8 Jul.
LHR17:30London Heathrow
32h 10m
1 stop
MEL01:40Melbourne
20 Jul.
MEL12:10Melbourne
36h 50m
1 stop
LHR01:00London Heathrow
Lufthansa
4 Jul.
LHR16:25London Heathrow
39h 10m
2 stops
MEL07:35Melbourne
14 Jun.
MEL10:25Melbourne
27h 15m
2 stops
LHR13:40London Heathrow
Emirates
3 Jul.
LGW10:30London Gatwick
22h 20m
1 stop
MEL08:50Melbourne
15 Aug.
MEL01:15Melbourne
23h 30m
1 stop
LGW00:45London Gatwick

Best airlines flying from London to Melbourne

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AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Air ChinaPriceFrom $718Free cancellationRating
7.0
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China SouthernPriceFrom $848Free cancellationRating
6.9
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Singapore AirlinesPriceFrom $1,011Free cancellationRating
8.0
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Malaysia AirlinesPriceFrom $1,032Free cancellationRating
7.6
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British AirwaysPriceFrom $1,165Free cancellationRating
6.5
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EmiratesPriceFrom $1,174Free cancellationRating
8.6
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LufthansaPriceFrom $1,234Free cancellationRating
7.3
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SWISSPriceFrom $1,247Free cancellationRating
8.4
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Qatar AirwaysPriceFrom $1,258Free cancellationRating
7.9
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Etihad AirwaysPriceFrom $1,469Free cancellationRating
6.7
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Royal Brunei Airlines flights from London to Melbourne

Our best Royal Brunei Airlines deals on London to Melbourne flight tickets
Royal Brunei Airlines
23 Oct.
LHR14:55London Heathrow
24h 00m
1 stop
MEL14:55Melbourne
10 Nov.
MEL13:40Melbourne
23h 40m
1 stop
LHR13:20London Heathrow
Royal Brunei Airlines
7 Oct.
LHR14:55London Heathrow
24h 00m
1 stop
MEL14:55Melbourne
22 Oct.
MEL11:30Melbourne
24h 55m
1 stop
LHR12:25London Heathrow
Royal Brunei Airlines
26 Oct.
LHR14:55London Heathrow
24h 00m
1 stop
MEL14:55Melbourne
24 Nov.
MEL13:40Melbourne
23h 40m
1 stop
LHR13:20London Heathrow

Vietnam Airlines flights from London to Melbourne

Our best Vietnam Airlines deals on London to Melbourne flight tickets
Vietnam Airlines
8 Oct.
LHR07:10London Heathrow
36h 25m
1 stop
MEL19:35Melbourne
28 Oct.
MEL07:35Melbourne
30h 05m
1 stop
LHR13:40London Heathrow
Vietnam Airlines
17 Sep.
LHR07:10London Heathrow
36h 25m
1 stop
MEL19:35Melbourne
7 Oct.
MEL07:35Melbourne
30h 05m
1 stop
LHR13:40London Heathrow
Vietnam Airlines
8 Oct.
LHR07:10London Heathrow
36h 25m
1 stop
MEL19:35Melbourne
28 Oct.
MEL07:35Melbourne
30h 05m
1 stop
LHR13:40London Heathrow

  • Are airlines flying from London to Melbourne offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from London to Melbourne are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travellers: Emirates, Singapore Airlines, and Etihad Airways.

  • How far is London to Melbourne by plane?

    The straight-line distance from London to Melbourne is 16891.9 km. Typically, this will take 22h 10m by plane in normal conditions.



Alternative routes for London to Melbourne

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Manchester to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time22h 50m
Cheapest price$1,523
Birmingham to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time26h 35m
Cheapest price$1,338
Newcastle upon Tyne to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time32h 25m
Cheapest price$1,595

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