Cheap flights from Melbourne to Gatwick

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How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Gatwick

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

ME1 - LGW

Price

$830 - $1,445

LGW

Temperature

4 - 17 °C

LGW

Precipitation

40 - 70 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,164

From Melbourne to London Gatwick

One-way from

$892

One-way flight from Melbourne to London Gatwick

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Melbourne to London Gatwick Airport, book at least 52 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 17% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,441 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,544.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to London Gatwick Airport?

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to London Gatwick Airport from Melbourne. Prices for February average $1,336 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $961. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a February flight can save you 40% on your journey compared to booking in February

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to London Gatwick Airport (ME1 - LGW)?

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

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Gatwick in December, January 2021

The best prices found for Melbourne to LGW flights in December, January
17 Jan. - 25 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

LGW

London Gatwick

3 stops

43h 50m
LGW

London Gatwick

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

38h 25m
$1,484

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 29/11/21

29 Jan. - 1 Mar.
MEL

Melbourne

LGW

London Gatwick

3 stops

43h 50m
LGW

London Gatwick

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

30h 35m
$1,490

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 30/11/21

30 Jan. - 13 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

LGW

London Gatwick

1 stop

41h 35m
LGW

London Gatwick

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

41h 35m
$1,500

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 30/11/21

Melbourne to Gatwick 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Gatwick from Melbourne found for this year
10 Dec. - 10 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

LGW

London Gatwick

2 stops

43h 45m
LGW

London Gatwick

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

51h 30m
$1,578

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 30/11/21

5 Dec. - 5 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

LGW

London Gatwick

3 stops

50h 45m
LGW

London Gatwick

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

38h 05m
$1,592

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 30/11/21

25 Dec. - 10 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

LGW

London Gatwick

2 stops

50h 40m
LGW

London Gatwick

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

58h 25m
$1,653

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 29/11/21

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Gatwick

Late deals on return flights to Gatwick from Melbourne, departing today and this week
10 Dec. - 10 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

LGW

London Gatwick

2 stops

43h 45m
LGW

London Gatwick

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

51h 30m
$1,578

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 30/11/21

10 Dec. - 9 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

LGW

London Gatwick

2 stops

43h 45m
LGW

London Gatwick

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

28h 30m
$1,727

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/12/21

10 Dec. - 20 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

LGW

London Gatwick

2 stops

43h 45m
LGW

London Gatwick

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

38h 25m
$1,867

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 30/11/21

One-way flights to London Gatwick from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Gatwick
10 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

LGW

London Gatwick

2 stops

34h 30m
$429

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 29/11/21

1 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

LGW

London Gatwick

2 stops

34h 30m
$438

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 29/11/21

1 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

LGW

London Gatwick

2 stops

34h 30m
$446

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 29/11/21

Related info for your journey

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

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Melbourne to London Gatwick have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Emirates, Cathay Pacific, and Qatar Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Emirates with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to London Gatwick Airport for under $1,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to London Gatwick Airport for under $1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Scoot for just $1,257, but on average you can expect to pay $1,448.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to London Gatwick Airport for under $1,600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Melbourne to London Gatwick Airport within the next 7 days for less than $1,600.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne to London Gatwick Airport round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Melbourne to London Gatwick Airport round-trip from $1,257. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Qatar Airways, from $1,491, and Emirates, from $1,502. These flights start at 12% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne to London Gatwick Airport?

British Airways, Royal Brunei Airlines and China Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Melbourne to London Gatwick Airport.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to London Gatwick Airport?

On average you can expect to pay $2,246 for a flight from Melbourne to London Gatwick Airport. The cheapest flight overall is $1,138 while the most popular route, (Melbourne - London Gatwick) is currently priced at $1,331.

Can I fly to London Gatwick from Melbourne right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to London Gatwick

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to London Gatwick.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering London Gatwick.

Documents
Mandatory passenger locator form - Submit the form any time in the 48 hours before arriving in the UK. Show the form when checking in your plane, train or ferry to the UK.

Managed quarantine package for Scotland - All travelers arriving directly to Scotland are required to book their Managed Quarantine Package prior to travel.

COVID-19 testing package - All travelers must book and pay for a COVID-19 Testing Package prior to travel to England and Scotland.


Can I fly back to Melbourne from London Gatwick?

Returning to Melbourne from London Gatwick

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London Gatwick are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

Top 6 airlines flying from Melbourne to Gatwick

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Gatwick choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Emirates
Cheapest$1,003
Average$1,498
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
China Airlines
Cheapest$1,032
Average$1,437
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
Cheapest$1,085
Average$1,496
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
Cheapest$1,113
Average$1,565
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
China Eastern
Cheapest$1,115
Average$1,589
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
British Airways
Cheapest$1,295
Average$1,764
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety