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Cheap flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi

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

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

MEL - AUH
Price
$806 - $1,682
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

Average price

$964

Average for round-trip flights in March 2021

Round-trip from

$806

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.

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

To save up to 20% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi from $1,367 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,380 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at $856.

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 in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 34% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi in March, April 2021

26 Apr - 9 May
$4,705pp
MEL
Melbourne
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
26 Apr - 9 May
$7,261pp
MEL
Melbourne
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Abu Dhabi 2021 flight deals

18 Nov - 22 Nov
$1,215pp
MEL
Melbourne
SriLankan Airlines
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
SriLankan Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
18 Nov - 22 Nov
$1,216pp
MEL
Melbourne
SriLankan Airlines
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
SriLankan Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
18 Nov - 22 Nov
$1,229pp
MEL
Melbourne
SriLankan Airlines
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
SriLankan Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Direct flights to Abu Dhabi from Melbourne

19 Jun - 25 Sep
$3,032pp
MEL
Melbourne
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

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Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Abu Dhabi

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi for under $2,339 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi for under $2,339. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Etihad Airways for just $2,290, but on average you can expect to pay $4,505.

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.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi for under $3,119 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 1 direct flight from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi under $3,119. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi is less than $3,032.

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 9 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?

Etihad Airways and SWISS can get you from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi in just under 14h 15m. Your travel time can differ by up to 19h 50m. 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?

Etihad Airways, at $2,290, was found to be the cheapest airline from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be SWISS.

Destination information for Abu Dhabi

Today's exchange rate
$1 = AED 2.83
Flight duration
13h 45m
Average temperature for March in Abu Dhabi
29.0 °C
Avg rainfall for March in Abu Dhabi
9.0 mm

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing Abu Dhabi

Top 3 airlines flying from Melbourne to Abu Dhabi

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

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Tuesday
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Thursday
16 daily flights
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Saturday
16 daily flights
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