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Melbourne (MEL) to Illinois

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to ORD flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Illinois flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Illinois.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne to Illinois?

Find a great deal and save up to 16% by booking at least 51 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Melbourne to Illinois within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,359.

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

Flights from Melbourne to Illinois lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Melbourne to Illinois in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $873.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Illinois (ME1 - USIL)?

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

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Illinois in September, October 2021

The best prices found for MEL to Illinois flights in September, October
5 Oct - 7 Dec
$2,119pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
5 Oct - 7 Dec
$2,122pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
6 Oct - 14 Dec
$2,205pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Illinois 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Illinois from Melbourne found for this year
19 Dec - 20 Jan
$1,916pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
23 Dec - 5 Jan
$1,930pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
22 Dec - 6 Jan
$1,980pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Illinois

Late deals on return flights to Illinois from Melbourne, departing today and this week
1 Oct - 2 Jan
$3,367pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
1 Oct - 4 Jan
$3,423pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
1 Oct - 4 Jan
$3,600pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

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Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Illinois

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air New Zealand, United Airlines, and American Airlines flying from Melbourne to Illinois have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Illinois for under $1,700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Illinois for under $1,700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $1,678, but on average you can expect to pay $2,105.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to Illinois for under $3,400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Melbourne to Illinois within the next 7 days for less than $3,400.

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

American Airlines, Air Canada and Cathay Pacific are the most popular airlines when flying from Melbourne to Illinois.

What are the most popular routes from Melbourne to Illinois?

When deciding which route to take from Melbourne to Illinois, consider Melbourne - Chicago O'Hare Intl, Melbourne - Lambert-St Louis or Melbourne - Chicago Midway, as they are the most popular.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Illinois?

While on average a flight from Melbourne to Illinois is generally $2,186, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $787. When looking at the most popular route, (Melbourne - Chicago O'Hare Intl), you can expect to pay $1,934 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Illinois (IL)

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Illinois from Melbourne?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to Illinois

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

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 Illinois.

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

Do I need a test to fly back to Melbourne from Illinois?

Returning to Melbourne from Illinois

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

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

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Destination points for flights from Melbourne to Illinois

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Destination information for Illinois

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Melbourne to Illinois.
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Airports servicing Melbourne

Avalon (AVV)
Melbourne Essendon (MEB)

Airports servicing

Bloomington (BMI)
Champaign University-Willard (CMI)
Decatur Arpt (DEC)
Moline (MLI)
Marion Williamson County (MWA)

Top 7 airlines flying from Melbourne to Illinois

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Illinois 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
Air Canada
$912 $1,354 No cancel fee 67%
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American Airlines
$956 $1,657 No cancel fee 71%
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China Eastern
$967 $1,249 No cancel fee 62%

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

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Air New Zealand
$993 $1,277 No cancel fee 78%
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United Airlines
$1,121 $1,411 No cancel fee 69%
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Qantas Airways
$1,214 $1,774 No cancel fee 74%
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Cathay Pacific
$1,398 $1,691 No cancel fee 72%
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