Cheap flights from Melbourne to Kunming

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The best prices from Melbourne to Kunming Changshui are usually found in August or March, booked 46 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Kunming

All the information you need to plan the best ME1 to KMG flight in 2022: compare Melbourne to Kunming flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kunming.

ME1 - KMG

Price

$281 - $688

KMG

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

KMG

Precipitation

10 - 200 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop

Average price

$818

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$392

From Melbourne to Kunming Changshui

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to Kunming?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 35% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 46 days in advance to save up to 4% 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 46 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 to Kunming 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $869, or $869 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Kunming from Melbourne. Prices for August average $634 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $392. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 51% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Kunming (ME1 - KMG)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Melbourne to Kunming is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at midday tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 42% on airfare.

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly into for flights to Kunming from Melbourne?

For a flight from Melbourne to Kunming, you will be flying into Kunming Changshui. Kunming Changshui (KMG) is just 23.8 km from the centre vof the city. Kunming Changshui is the only Kunming airport and it handles 0 inbound flights from Melbourne per day. 7 airlines have flights to Kunming Changshui from Melbourne on a regular basis.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Melbourne to Kunming Changshui that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are China Southern, China Eastern, and XiamenAir. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

How popular is this Melbourne to Kunming flight route?

The Melbourne to Kunming Changshui flight path was viewed by 363 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 airlines that fly from Melbourne to Kunming?

Cathay Pacific, China Southern and Hainan Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Melbourne to Kunming.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Kunming?

While on average a flight from Melbourne to Kunming is generally $718, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $412. When looking at the most popular route, (Melbourne - Kunming Changshui), you can expect to pay $8,901 for that flight.

Can I fly to Kunming Changshui from Melbourne right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to Kunming Changshui

Most visitors from Melbourne will not be allowed to enter Kunming Changshui.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to Kunming Changshui.

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

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be presented upon arrival


Can I fly back to Melbourne from Kunming Changshui?

Returning to Melbourne from Kunming Changshui

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

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

Top 5 airlines flying from Melbourne to Kunming

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Kunming choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
XiamenAir
Cheapest$396
Average$552
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time49%
COVID-19 safety
China Eastern
Cheapest$439
Average$726
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
China Southern
Cheapest$532
Average$879
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
Cheapest$734
Average$1,090
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Thai Airways
Cheapest$760
Average$955
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety