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Flight information for New York to Melbourne

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Best price found

$812

Fastest flight time

23h 10m

Direct flights

None

Airports in Melbourne

3 airports
The best one-way flight to Melbourne from New York in the past 72 hours is $812. The best return flight deal from New York to Melbourne found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $2,513.
The fastest flight from New York to Melbourne takes 23h 10m
There are no direct flights from New York to Melbourne. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport - Melbourne Airport, Newark Airport - Melbourne Airport and New York LaGuardia 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 New York 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 New York to Melbourne?

October

The cheapest time of year to fly to Melbourne from New York is October. The most expensive is December.

What is the cheapest day to depart New York for Melbourne?

Tuesday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Tuesday. The most expensive is usually Saturday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Melbourne?

at midday

New York to Melbourne flights are approximately 14% more expensive in the morning than at midday

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Melbourne from New York?

Virgin Australia

United Airlines and Virgin Australia are the most popular carriers operating from New York to Melbourne

What is the cheapest New York to Melbourne flight route?

Newark - Melbourne

Fly from Newark to Melbourne for the best New York - Melbourne flight prices

How far in advance should you book New York to Melbourne flights?

47 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from New York to Melbourne is approximately 47 days to departure

When travelling from New York to Melbourne, the most popular airport to fly into is Melbourne Airport. The majority of travellers flying into Melbourne Airport from New York are departing from New York John F Kennedy Intl 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 Newark Airport (in Newark) or New York LaGuardia Airport (in New York). When travelling from New York, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly into when you land in Melbourne. The nearest airport to Melbourne Airport is Melbourne Avalon Airport which is located in Melbourne. In June, $1,552 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from New York to Melbourne which you can find when you fly EWR — MEL.

New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK) to Melbourne Airport (MEL)$1,745
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Newark Airport (EWR) to Melbourne Airport (MEL)$1,552
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New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) to Melbourne Airport (MEL)$2,041
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New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK) to Melbourne Avalon Airport (AVV)$2,854
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Newark Airport (EWR) to Melbourne Avalon Airport (AVV)$2,742
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New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) to Melbourne Avalon Airport (AVV)$3,376
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Easily compare return flights from New York 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 New York to Melbourne by changing tabs
Air Canada
12 Oct.
EWR14:20Newark
30h 15m
2 stops
MEL20:35Melbourne
25 Oct.
MEL02:10Melbourne
25h 41m
2 stops
EWR03:51Newark
Multiple Airlines
1 Nov.
EWR14:20Newark
30h 15m
2 stops
MEL20:35Melbourne
15 Nov.
MEL02:05Melbourne
25h 43m
2 stops
EWR03:48Newark
Major Airline
15 Sep.
JFK12:55New York John F Kennedy Intl
30h 15m
2 stops
MEL19:10Melbourne
6 Nov.
MEL09:25Melbourne
55h 50m
2 stops
JFK17:15New York John F Kennedy Intl
ANA
6 Sep.
JFK11:00New York John F Kennedy Intl
31h 35m
2 stops
MEL18:35Melbourne
16 Oct.
MEL14:15Melbourne
31h 00m
2 stops
JFK21:15New York John F Kennedy Intl
Air New Zealand
3 Nov.
JFK16:40New York John F Kennedy Intl
23h 15m
1 stop
MEL15:55Melbourne
14 Nov.
MEL07:10Melbourne
21h 30m
1 stop
JFK04:40New York John F Kennedy Intl
United Airlines
17 Sep.
LGA06:18New York LaGuardia
31h 12m
2 stops
MEL13:30Melbourne
1 Oct.
MEL05:30Melbourne
27h 56m
2 stops
LGA09:26New York LaGuardia

Find the cheapest one-way flights from New York to Melbourne

If you're looking for one-way flights from New York to Melbourne, view some of our deals below provided by Air New Zealand, Philippine Airlines and United Airlines
Multiple Airlines
25 Oct.
JFK20:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
53h 55m
3 stops
MEL02:25Melbourne
Air New Zealand
4 Sep.
EWR04:35Newark
36h 15m
2 stops
MEL16:50Melbourne
Philippine Airlines
27 Aug.
JFK21:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
39h 05m
1 stop
MEL12:40Melbourne

Search last-minute flights to Melbourne from New York

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from New York to Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
1 Jul.
JFK16:15New York John F Kennedy Intl
53h 20m
2 stops
MEL21:35Melbourne
31 Jul.
MEL04:45Melbourne
36h 50m
1 stop
JFK17:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
Hawaiian Airlines
1 Jul.
JFK06:00New York John F Kennedy Intl
57h 35m
2 stops
MEL15:35Melbourne
8 Jul.
MEL16:45Melbourne
48h 40m
2 stops
JFK17:25New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
2 Jul.
JFK14:20New York John F Kennedy Intl
33h 30m
2 stops
MEL23:50Melbourne
14 Aug.
MEL13:15Melbourne
35h 40m
2 stops
JFK00:55New York John F Kennedy Intl
United Airlines
2 Jul.
JFK06:00New York John F Kennedy Intl
31h 30m
2 stops
MEL13:30Melbourne
17 Jul.
MEL02:00Melbourne
25h 30m
2 stops
JFK03:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
ANA
4 Jul.
JFK11:00New York John F Kennedy Intl
31h 35m
2 stops
MEL18:35Melbourne
18 Jul.
MEL13:30Melbourne
30h 45m
2 stops
JFK20:15New York John F Kennedy Intl
Qantas Airways
2 Jul.
LGA13:45New York LaGuardia
26h 05m
2 stops
MEL15:50Melbourne
17 Jul.
MEL05:00Melbourne
27h 13m
2 stops
LGA08:13New York LaGuardia

Best airlines flying from New York to Melbourne

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AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Virgin AustraliaPriceFrom $902Free cancellationRating
7.7
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Cathay PacificPriceFrom $1,143Free cancellationRating
8.1
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United AirlinesPriceFrom $1,185Free cancellationRating
7.2
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Air Canada flights from New York to Melbourne

Our best Air Canada deals on New York to Melbourne flight tickets
Air Canada
12 Oct.
EWR14:20Newark
30h 15m
2 stops
MEL20:35Melbourne
25 Oct.
MEL02:10Melbourne
25h 41m
2 stops
EWR03:51Newark
Air Canada
1 Nov.
EWR14:20Newark
30h 15m
2 stops
MEL20:35Melbourne
9 Nov.
MEL01:00Melbourne
26h 48m
2 stops
EWR03:48Newark
Air Canada
12 Oct.
EWR14:20Newark
30h 15m
2 stops
MEL20:35Melbourne
25 Oct.
MEL02:10Melbourne
25h 41m
2 stops
EWR03:51Newark

Major Airline flights from New York to Melbourne

Our best Major Airline deals on New York to Melbourne flight tickets
Major Airline
15 Sep.
JFK12:55New York John F Kennedy Intl
30h 15m
2 stops
MEL19:10Melbourne
6 Nov.
MEL09:25Melbourne
55h 50m
2 stops
JFK17:15New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
2 Jul.
JFK14:20New York John F Kennedy Intl
33h 30m
2 stops
MEL23:50Melbourne
14 Aug.
MEL13:15Melbourne
35h 40m
2 stops
JFK00:55New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
2 Jul.
EWR15:55Newark
31h 55m
2 stops
MEL23:50Melbourne
17 Jul.
MEL13:15Melbourne
38h 05m
2 stops
EWR03:20Newark

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

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from New York to Melbourne, such as Virgin Australia, United Airlines, and Cathay Pacific may have flexible cancellation policies in place. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • How far is New York to Melbourne by plane?

    A flight from New York to Melbourne will travel around 16662.4 km. Typically, this will take 23h 00m by plane in normal conditions.



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