Cheap flights from Melbourne to Africa

MEL — JNB
2 Jul — 9 Jul1
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1 adult
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How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne to Africa?

To save up to 11% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 22 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 Africa from $2,268 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $2,530 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from Melbourne to Africa lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Melbourne to Africa in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,642.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Africa (MEL - AF)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Melbourne to Africa as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Africa in June, July 2022

The best prices found for Melbourne to Africa flights in June, July
27 Jul. - 18 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

CAI

Cairo

3 stops

38h 00m
CAI

Cairo

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

32h 20m
$2,062

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 25.6.22

28 Jul. - 21 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

CAI

Cairo

2 stops

39h 00m
CAI

Cairo

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

44h 15m
$2,182

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 25.6.22

23 Jul. - 1 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

43h 40m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

40h 30m
$2,186

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 25.6.22

Melbourne to Africa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Africa from Melbourne found for this year
4 Oct. - 25 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

CPT

Cape Town Intl

1 stop

25h 45m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

25h 45m
$1,447

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 25.6.22

9 Oct. - 19 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

40h 25m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

37h 15m
$1,506

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 26.6.22

4 Oct. - 25 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

CPT

Cape Town Intl

2 stops

25h 45m
CPT

Cape Town Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

25h 45m
$1,513

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 25.6.22

Cheap Emirates flights from Melbourne to Africa

21 Sep. - 23 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

37h 00m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

31h 45m
$1,754

Emirates

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Deal found 25.6.22

9 Oct. - 19 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

43h 00m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

54h 35m
$1,803

Emirates

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Deal found 26.6.22

26 Nov. - 30 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

37h 40m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

26h 35m
$1,813

Emirates

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Deal found 25.6.22

Cheap Etihad Airways flights from Melbourne to Africa

21 Sep. - 23 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

31h 00m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

34h 55m
$1,820

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 27.6.22

23 Sep. - 14 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

CAI

Cairo

2 stops

64h 10m
CAI

Cairo

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

39h 20m
$2,091

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 27.6.22

5 Sep. - 24 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

1 stop

25h 10m
CMN

Casablanca Mohamed V

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

34h 40m
$2,177

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 25.6.22

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Africa

Late deals on return flights to Africa from Melbourne, departing today and this week
4 Jul. - 27 Jul.
MEL

Melbourne

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

38h 35m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

37h 15m
$3,018

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 27.6.22

5 Jul. - 15 Jul.
MEL

Melbourne

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

31h 50m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

35h 05m
$3,090

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26.6.22

4 Jul. - 27 Jul.
MEL

Melbourne

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

38h 35m
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

37h 15m
$3,092

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 26.6.22

One-way flights to Africa from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Africa
1 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

CAI

Cairo

3 stops

49h 15m
$819

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27.6.22

1 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

CAI

Cairo

2 stops

49h 15m
$832

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27.6.22

7 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

CAI

Cairo

2 stops

46h 10m
$929

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 25.6.22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Africa flights.

Which airlines flying from Melbourne to Africa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Melbourne to Africa that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Emirates, Singapore Airlines, and Qatar Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Africa for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Africa for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Singapore Airlines for just $1,447, but on average you can expect to pay $1,583.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to Africa for under $3,100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Melbourne to Africa within the next 7 days for less than $3,100.

How popular is this Melbourne to Africa flight route?

This flight path from Melbourne to Africa was viewed by 3,622 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular routes from Melbourne to Africa?

Most travellers choose Melbourne - Port Louis Sir Seewoosagur Ram., Melbourne - Addis Ababa Bole or Melbourne - Cairo when deciding on the best route from Melbourne to Africa.

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

When booking a flight from Melbourne to Africa, you may want to consider flying on Emirates, Etihad Airways or Malaysia Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Africa?

The cheapest flight price from Melbourne to Africa is $1,147. On average you can expect to pay $5,955. The most popular route, (Melbourne - Port Louis Sir Seewoosagur Ram.), can usually be booked for $2,310.

Top 5 airlines flying from Melbourne to Africa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Africa choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air FranceCheapest$942Average$1,717FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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Etihad AirwaysCheapest$1,131Average$2,162FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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South AfricanCheapest$1,139Average$1,756FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Cathay PacificCheapest$1,195Average$1,681FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapest$1,236Average$1,699FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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