Cheap flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi

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The best prices from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi Intl are usually found in October or March, booked 28 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi

All the information you need to plan the best ME1 to AUH flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Abu Dhabi flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Abu Dhabi.

ME1 - AUH

Price

$620 - $1,294

AUH

Temperature

18 - 35 °C

AUH

Precipitation

10 - 20 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop

Average price

$843

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$843

From Melbourne to Abu Dhabi Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi?

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 37% on the overall cost on flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 60 days in advance to save up to 14% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 60 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,195, or $1,258 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi?

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Abu Dhabi from Melbourne. Prices for March average $1,180 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $847. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a March flight can save you 43% on your journey compared to booking in March

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi (ME1 - AUH)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 31% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi in October, November 2021

The best prices found for Melbourne to AUH flights in October, November
13 Nov. - 27 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

13h 55m
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 25m
$1,583

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 14/10/21

13 Nov. - 28 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

13h 55m
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

28h 30m
$1,609

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 14/10/21

13 Nov. - 27 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

17h 45m
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 25m
$1,639

Etihad Airways

View Deal

Deal found 14/10/21

Melbourne to Abu Dhabi 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Abu Dhabi from Melbourne found for this year
13 Nov. - 27 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

13h 55m
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 25m
$1,583

Etihad Airways

View Deal

Deal found 14/10/21

13 Nov. - 28 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

13h 55m
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

28h 30m
$1,609

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 14/10/21

13 Nov. - 27 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

17h 45m
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 25m
$1,639

Etihad Airways

View Deal

Deal found 14/10/21

Direct flights to Abu Dhabi from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Abu Dhabi direct flight deals
23 Nov. - 15 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

13h 55m
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 25m
$1,654

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 12/10/21

25 Nov. - 15 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

13h 55m
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 25m
$1,689

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 12/10/21

21 Jan. - 16 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

13h 55m
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

13h 25m
$1,820

Etihad Airways

View Deal

Deal found 11/10/21

One-way flights to Abu Dhabi Intl from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi
27 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

1 stop

17h 45m
$1,093

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 14/10/21

24 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

2 stops

43h 10m
$1,108

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 14/10/21

19 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

Nonstop

13h 55m
$1,112

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 12/10/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Abu Dhabi flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Abu Dhabi from Melbourne?

Located just 28.0 km from the city centre, Abu Dhabi Intl is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Abu Dhabi from Melbourne. Booking flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi Intl (AUH) should be relatively easy as there are 8 daily inbound flights from Melbourne from 4 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Etihad Airways, Virgin Australia, and SriLankan Airlines flying from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi Intl are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi for under $1,600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi for under $1,600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Etihad Airways for just $1,583, but on average you can expect to pay $1,750.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi for under $1,700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi under $1,700. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi is less than $4,451.

How popular is this Melbourne to Abu Dhabi flight route?

This flight path from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi Intl was viewed by 538 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi return?

Flying on Etihad Airways is currently your cheapest option to Abu Dhabi, with prices starting at $1,583.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Etihad Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $1,093. Users have also found prices from $1,117 and $1,295 on Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi?

The most popular airlines flying from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi are Emirates, Etihad Airways and SriLankan Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi on time: Pakistan International Airlines (89%), KLM (87%), Oman Air (87%).

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi? While on average our users pay $2,340, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $482. The most popular route (Melbourne - Abu Dhabi Intl), is priced around $1,614.

Other flights to Abu Dhabi

Can I fly to Abu Dhabi Intl from Melbourne right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi Intl

Most visitors from Melbourne need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Abu Dhabi Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Abu Dhabi Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Abu Dhabi Intl.

Can I fly back to Melbourne from Abu Dhabi Intl?

Returning to Melbourne from Abu Dhabi Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Abu Dhabi Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Abu Dhabi Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

Top 3 airlines flying from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
Cheapest$809
Average$1,359
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
SriLankan Airlines
Cheapest$961
Average$1,139
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$1,261
Average$1,783
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi

See what time of day planes typically take off from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi
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Weekly flight availability from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi
Sunday0daily flights
Monday0daily flights
Tuesday15daily flights
Wednesday0daily flights
Thursday15daily flights
Friday14daily flights
Saturday14daily flights