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Cheap flights from Melbourne Airport to China from $292

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 10/3. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
MEL — SHA
2 Mar — 9 Mar1
1 adult
Sat 2/3
Sat 9/3

How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne Airport to China?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 33 days in advance to save up to 5% 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 33 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 Airport to China 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $845, or $1,006 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne Airport to China?

October can be a great time to fly to China from Melbourne Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $1,115. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October for as cheap as $548. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne Airport to China (MEL - CN)?

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

Cheap XiamenAir flights from Melbourne to China

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by XiamenAir for the route between Melbourne and China. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 712,827 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest XiamenAir flights we've detected travelling from Melbourne to China. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
Wed 10/411:35MEL - SHA
1 stop23h 15mXiamenAir
Wed 24/418:10SHA - MEL
1 stop13h 25mXiamenAir
Deal found 25/2$539
Tue 28/511:35MEL - SHA
1 stop27h 15mXiamenAir
Tue 11/608:10SHA - MEL
1 stop23h 25mXiamenAir
Deal found 25/2$561
Wed 31/711:35MEL - SHA
1 stop13h 05mXiamenAir
Wed 14/812:10SHA - MEL
1 stop19h 25mXiamenAir
Deal found 26/2$562
Tue 28/511:35MEL - SHA
1 stop13h 05mXiamenAir
Tue 11/621:00SHA - MEL
1 stop34h 35mXiamenAir
Deal found 26/2$565
Sat 20/411:35MEL - SHA
1 stop23h 15mXiamenAir
Wed 1/518:10SHA - MEL
1 stop13h 25mXiamenAir
Deal found 25/2$576
Fri 31/511:35MEL - PKX
1 stop28h 15mXiamenAir
Sun 23/613:15PKX - MEL
1 stop18h 20mXiamenAir
Deal found 25/2$590
Wed 13/312:15MEL - SHA
1 stop13h 40mXiamenAir
Sat 16/321:55SHA - MEL
1 stop33h 20mXiamenAir
Deal found 25/2$591
Sat 20/411:35MEL - SHA
1 stop23h 15mXiamenAir
Fri 3/518:10SHA - MEL
1 stop13h 25mXiamenAir
Deal found 26/2$599
Wed 6/312:15MEL - XMN
Nonstop9h 25mXiamenAir
Sun 31/322:20XMN - MEL
Nonstop9h 15mXiamenAir
Deal found 26/2$657

Cheap China Southern flights from Melbourne to China

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by China Southern for the route between Melbourne and China. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 712,827 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Take a gander at the lowest prices we've found on China Southern flights from Melbourne to China. Make sure to examine the flight information before completing your reservation.
Mon 11/311:25MEL - PVG
1 stop28h 40mChina Southern
Mon 1/421:55PVG - MEL
1 stop19h 25mChina Southern
Deal found 26/2$528
Tue 5/309:00MEL - NNG
2 stops28h 35mChina Southern
Sat 30/311:45NNG - MEL
1 stop29h 35mChina Southern
Deal found 26/2$550
Sat 2/311:25MEL - PKX
1 stop14h 35mChina Southern
Sat 9/320:30PKX - MEL
1 stop22h 00mChina Southern
Deal found 26/2$551
Sat 9/311:25MEL - PVG
1 stop15h 45mChina Southern
Sat 30/319:50PVG - MEL
1 stop21h 30mChina Southern
Deal found 26/2$553
Wed 20/311:25MEL - SHA
1 stop13h 50mChina Southern
Sat 27/421:50SHA - MEL
1 stop32h 50mChina Southern
Deal found 25/2$556
Tue 5/316:00MEL - NNG
2 stops21h 35mChina Southern
Sat 30/311:45NNG - MEL
1 stop29h 35mChina Southern
Deal found 25/2$573
Wed 20/316:00MEL - SHA
2 stops20h 10mChina Southern
Sat 27/421:50SHA - MEL
1 stop32h 50mChina Southern
Deal found 25/2$588
Sat 2/311:25MEL - PKX
1 stop14h 35mChina Southern
Sat 30/321:30PKX - MEL
1 stop19h 50mChina Southern
Deal found 26/2$590
Sat 9/311:25MEL - PVG
1 stop15h 45mChina Southern
Sat 30/322:30PVG - MEL
2 stops30h 35mChina Southern
Deal found 26/2$593

Cheap Melbourne to China flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Melbourne to China specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 712,827 searches. Prices were last updated on 27 February 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Melbourne to China in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Tue 5/311:25MEL - NNG
1 stop26h 10mChina Southern
Sat 30/311:45NNG - MEL
1 stop29h 35mChina Southern
Deal found 26/2$495
Wed 6/320:15MEL - XMN
1 stop29h 45mAir China
Sun 31/318:00XMN - MEL
1 stop18h 35mAir China
Deal found 26/2$513
Fri 8/320:45MEL - CAN
1 stop14h 05mHainan Airlines
Sat 16/321:10CAN - MEL
1 stop13h 50mHainan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$527
Tue 5/320:45MEL - CAN
1 stop14h 45mHainan Airlines
Mon 11/318:55CAN - MEL
1 stop15h 45mHainan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$532
Tue 5/320:45MEL - NNG
1 stop26h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 30/309:50NNG - MEL
1 stop25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2$535
Tue 5/320:45MEL - NNG
1 stop26h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 30/309:50NNG - MEL
1 stop25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2$536
Tue 5/321:20MEL - NNG
1 stop28h 25mSichuan Airlines
Sat 30/307:55NNG - MEL
1 stop28h 25mSichuan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$539
Sat 9/321:20MEL - CAN
1 stop21h 10mSichuan Airlines
Mon 18/319:10CAN - MEL
1 stop16h 55mSichuan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$539
Wed 6/320:15MEL - CAN
1 stop17h 10mAir China
Tue 19/319:40CAN - MEL
1 stop17h 05mAir China
Deal found 26/2$542

Melbourne to China 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Melbourne and China in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 712,827 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Melbourne to China in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Tue 5/311:25MEL - NNG
1 stop26h 10mChina Southern
Sat 30/311:45NNG - MEL
1 stop29h 35mChina Southern
Deal found 26/2$495
Wed 6/320:15MEL - XMN
1 stop29h 45mAir China
Sun 31/318:00XMN - MEL
1 stop18h 35mAir China
Deal found 26/2$513
Fri 8/320:45MEL - CAN
1 stop14h 05mHainan Airlines
Sat 16/321:10CAN - MEL
1 stop13h 50mHainan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$527
Tue 5/320:45MEL - CAN
1 stop14h 45mHainan Airlines
Mon 11/318:55CAN - MEL
1 stop15h 45mHainan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$532
Tue 5/320:45MEL - NNG
1 stop26h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 30/309:50NNG - MEL
1 stop25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2$535
Tue 5/320:45MEL - NNG
1 stop26h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 30/309:50NNG - MEL
1 stop25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2$536
Tue 5/321:20MEL - NNG
1 stop28h 25mSichuan Airlines
Sat 30/307:55NNG - MEL
1 stop28h 25mSichuan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$539
Sat 2/321:20MEL - PEK
1 stop19h 45mSichuan Airlines
Sat 30/308:30PEK - MEL
1 stop27h 50mSichuan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$539
Sat 9/321:20MEL - CAN
1 stop21h 10mSichuan Airlines
Mon 18/319:10CAN - MEL
1 stop16h 55mSichuan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$539

Direct flights to China from Melbourne

Discover direct flight options from Melbourne to China. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 712,827 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
To help reduce your travel time, choose from one of these non-stop flights from Melbourne to China. Users seeking other options on flights from Melbourne to China should update the search form at the top of the page.
Mon 18/312:15MEL - XMN
Nonstop9h 25mXiamenAir
Fri 22/322:00XMN - MEL
Nonstop9h 15mXiamenAir
Deal found 25/2$666
Fri 24/520:00MEL - PEK
Nonstop12h 00mAir China
Sat 8/601:05PEK - MEL
Nonstop11h 30mAir China
Deal found 25/2$861
Fri 24/520:00MEL - PEK
Nonstop12h 00mAir China
Sun 9/601:05PEK - MEL
Nonstop11h 30mAir China
Deal found 25/2$886
Wed 10/411:00MEL - PVG
Nonstop10h 50mChina Eastern
Wed 24/420:15PVG - MEL
Nonstop10h 45mChina Eastern
Deal found 25/2$959
Mon 8/411:00MEL - PVG
Nonstop10h 50mChina Eastern
Wed 17/420:15PVG - MEL
Nonstop10h 45mChina Eastern
Deal found 26/2$961
Wed 10/411:00MEL - PVG
Nonstop10h 50mChina Eastern
Wed 8/520:15PVG - MEL
Nonstop10h 45mChina Eastern
Deal found 25/2$974
Wed 6/311:25MEL - CAN
Nonstop9h 25mChina Southern
Tue 19/309:00CAN - MEL
Nonstop9h 30mChina Southern
Deal found 26/2$991
Tue 5/311:25MEL - CAN
Nonstop9h 25mChina Southern
Mon 11/309:00CAN - MEL
Nonstop9h 30mChina Southern
Deal found 26/2$1,006
Mon 25/320:15MEL - PEK
Nonstop11h 40mAir China
Sun 31/301:05PEK - MEL
Nonstop11h 30mAir China
Deal found 26/2$1,028

Melbourne to China flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Melbourne to China for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 712,827 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Consider one of these great deals we found on last-minute flights from Melbourne to China. To prevent any unwanted surprises, users should verify their flight info before booking.
Wed 6/320:15MEL - XMN
1 stop29h 45mAir China
Sun 31/318:00XMN - MEL
1 stop18h 35mAir China
Deal found 26/2$513
Tue 5/320:45MEL - CAN
1 stop14h 45mHainan Airlines
Mon 11/318:55CAN - MEL
1 stop15h 45mHainan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$532
Tue 5/320:45MEL - NNG
1 stop26h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 30/309:50NNG - MEL
1 stop25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2$535
Tue 5/320:45MEL - NNG
1 stop26h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 30/309:50NNG - MEL
1 stop25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2$536
Tue 5/321:20MEL - NNG
1 stop28h 25mSichuan Airlines
Sat 30/307:55NNG - MEL
1 stop28h 25mSichuan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$539
Sat 2/321:20MEL - PEK
1 stop19h 45mSichuan Airlines
Sat 30/308:30PEK - MEL
1 stop27h 50mSichuan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$539
Wed 6/320:15MEL - CAN
1 stop17h 10mAir China
Tue 19/319:40CAN - MEL
1 stop17h 05mAir China
Deal found 26/2$542
Tue 5/309:00MEL - NNG
2 stops28h 35mChina Southern
Sat 30/311:45NNG - MEL
1 stop29h 35mChina Southern
Deal found 26/2$550
Sat 2/311:25MEL - PKX
1 stop14h 35mChina Southern
Sat 9/320:30PKX - MEL
1 stop22h 00mChina Southern
Deal found 26/2$551

One-way flights to China from Melbourne

Search for one-way flight options from Melbourne to China. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 712,827 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from Melbourne to China. Users can also find round-trip Melbourne to China flights by using the search form above.
Sun 10/321:20MEL - PEK
1 stop19h 45mSichuan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$292
Tue 12/321:20MEL - CGO
1 stop16h 20mSichuan Airlines
Deal found 25/2$292
Sun 10/321:20MEL - PEK
1 stop19h 45mSichuan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$295
Tue 5/321:20MEL - PEK
1 stop19h 45mSichuan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$298
Wed 17/412:45MEL - CAN
1 stop22h 40mScoot
Deal found 26/2$298
Sun 10/321:20MEL - PEK
1 stop19h 45mSichuan Airlines
Deal found 26/2$299
Tue 2/421:20MEL - PVG
1 stop17h 30mSichuan Airlines
Deal found 25/2$299
Mon 15/420:20MEL - PEK
1 stop19h 55mSichuan Airlines
Deal found 25/2$301
Tue 9/420:20MEL - PVG
1 stop17h 30mSichuan Airlines
Deal found 25/2$304

Find flights from Melbourne to China within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Melbourne to China that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 712,827 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.

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$522 - $747

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MelbourneShanghai Pu Dong

MEL - PVG

MELPVG

Melbourne

Sun 28/4

1 stop17h 30m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Sun 5/5

1 stop21h 10m

$522

MelbourneGuangzhou Baiyun

MEL - CAN

MELCAN

Melbourne

Fri 8/3

1 stop14h 05m

Guangzhou Baiyun

Sat 16/3

1 stop13h 50m

$527

MelbourneShanghai Pu Dong

MEL - PVG

MELPVG

Melbourne

Mon 11/3

1 stop28h 40m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Mon 1/4

1 stop19h 25m

$528

MelbourneShanghai Pu Dong

MEL - PVG

MELPVG

Melbourne

Mon 11/3

1 stop17h 00m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Tue 12/3

1 stop20h 15m

$538

MelbourneShanghai Hongqiao Intl

MEL - SHA

MELSHA

Melbourne

Wed 10/4

1 stop23h 15m

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Wed 24/4

1 stop13h 25m

$539

MelbourneQingdao Jiaodong Intl

MEL - TAO

MELTAO

Melbourne

Wed 13/3

1 stop26h 10m

Qingdao Jiaodong Intl

Sun 17/3

1 stop15h 20m

$542

MelbourneGuangzhou Baiyun

MEL - CAN

MELCAN

Melbourne

Mon 15/4

1 stop14h 05m

Guangzhou Baiyun

Sun 23/6

1 stop23h 05m

$567

MelbourneGuangzhou Baiyun

MEL - CAN

MELCAN

Melbourne

Mon 15/4

1 stop14h 05m

Guangzhou Baiyun

Mon 24/6

1 stop31h 35m

$580

MelbourneShanghai Pu Dong

MEL - PVG

MELPVG

Melbourne

Wed 31/7

1 stop16h 45m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Tue 13/8

1 stop14h 50m

$747

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Deals found on 26/2

Reviews of airlines servicing China

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to China. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to China. Reviews last updated 27 February 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Melbourne to China, see what other customers have to say about XiamenAir, China Southern and Hainan Airlines. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.3
Very Good
1,558 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

8.3
Very Good
1,558 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,558 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

8.3
Very Good
1,042 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,558 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

8.1
Very Good
630 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,558 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

7.8
Good
1,342 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,558 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

7.8
Good
1,111 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,558 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10