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Cheap flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Abu Dhabi (AUH)

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to AUH flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Abu Dhabi flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Abu Dhabi.
MEL - AUH
Price
$819 - $1,710
AUH
Temperature
24 - 43 °C
AUH
Rainfall
0 - 9 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

Round-trip from

$819

From Melbourne to Abu Dhabi

One-way from

$1,070

One-way flight from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi?

Flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi are generally found to be more expensive on Monday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Abu Dhabi.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at midday tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 31% on airfare.

Melbourne to Abu Dhabi 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Abu Dhabi from Melbourne found for this year
26 Nov - 1 Dec
$2,302pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
26 Nov - 1 Dec
$3,136pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
26 Nov - 1 Dec
$3,151pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Direct flights to Abu Dhabi from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Abu Dhabi direct flight deals
27 Nov - 1 Dec
$4,144pp
MEL
Melbourne
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
27 Nov - 1 Dec
$4,164pp
MEL
Melbourne
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
27 Nov - 1 Dec
$4,170pp
MEL
Melbourne
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to Abu Dhabi from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi
17:25 - 01:40
Etihad Airways
Direct
14h 15m
MEL - AUH
Etihad Airways
$1,071
Travel2Be
17:25 - 01:40
Etihad Airways
Direct
14h 15m
MEL - AUH
Etihad Airways
$3,324
Kiwi.com
14:00 - 01:45
Etihad Airways
1 stop
17h 45m
MEL - AUH
Etihad Airways
$1,093
Travel2Be

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Melbourne</span> to <span class="emphasized">Abu Dhabi</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Abu Dhabi

What airports do I use to fly from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi?

You will need to book a flight from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi Intl if you want to fly from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi. At least 4 different airlines have flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Abu Dhabi Intl (AUH) on a regular basis. There are 9 flights to Abu Dhabi from the Melbourne airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from MEL to AUH to be around 14h 15m.

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.

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.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi for under $2,379 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi for under $2,379. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $2,302, but on average you can expect to pay $3,675.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi for under $4,229 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi under $4,229. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi is less than $4,159.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi Intl was viewed by 6,339 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Melbourne or Abu Dhabi?

Melbourne will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to Abu Dhabi over the next 15 days.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Abu Dhabi?

With an average temperature of 43 °C, peak weather can be found in August. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Abu Dhabi are hotter than in Melbourne.

How long does is the flight from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi?

Oman Air, Etihad Airways, and Qatar Airways can get you from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi in just under 14h 15m. Your travel time can differ by up to 20h 25m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi return?

Qatar Airways, at $2,303, was found to be the cheapest airline from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Oman Air and Etihad Airways.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Etihad Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $1,071.

Destination information for Abu Dhabi

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = AED 2.78
Flight duration
13h 50m
Average temperature for June in Abu Dhabi
41.0 °C
Avg rainfall for June in Abu Dhabi
3.0 mm

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing Abu Dhabi

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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
SriLankan Airlines
$707 $838 No cancel fee 68%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by SriLankan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Etihad Airways
$595 $1,000 No cancel fee 75%
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Virgin Australia
$928 $1,312 No cancel fee 80%
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Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi

See what time of day planes typically take off from Melbourne towards 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.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
13 daily flights
Wednesday
13 daily flights
Thursday
13 daily flights
Friday
13 daily flights
Saturday
13 daily flights
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