Cheap flights from Melbourne Airport to London

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The best prices from Melbourne to London are usually found in February or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne (MEL) to London (LON)

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

MEL - LON

Price

$1,172 - $1,801

LON

Temperature

4 - 17 °C

LON

Rainfall

40 - 70 mm

Popular inSeptemberHigh demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
Round-trip from$1,669From Melbourne to London (LON)
One-way from$775One-way flight from Melbourne to London (LON)

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne Airport to London?

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to London. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 6% by booking at least 61 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 Airport to London within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $2,225.

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

February can be a great time to fly to London from Melbourne Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $2,043. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $1,416. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of September.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne Airport to London (MEL - LON)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Melbourne Airport to London in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 13% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to London in August, September 2022

The best prices found for MEL to LON flights in August, September
26 Sep. - 10 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

36h 50m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

32h 10m
$1,444

SriLankan Airlines

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Deal found 8/8/22

26 Sep. - 11 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

36h 50m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

32h 10m
$1,446

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

27 Sep. - 30 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

36h 50m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

40h 20m
$1,464

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

Melbourne to London 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to London from Melbourne found for this year
2 Nov. - 9 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

36h 45m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

32h 15m
$1,416

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

17 Oct. - 17 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

36h 50m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

32h 15m
$1,427

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

2 Nov. - 24 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

36h 45m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

32h 15m
$1,428

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Cheap SriLankan Airlines flights from Melbourne to London

2 Nov. - 9 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

36h 45m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

32h 15m
$1,416

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

7 Nov. - 21 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

36h 45m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

32h 15m
$1,424

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

17 Oct. - 17 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

36h 50m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

32h 15m
$1,427

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Cheap Cathay Pacific flights from Melbourne to London

25 Oct. - 23 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

41h 15m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

38h 10m
$1,521

Cathay Pacific

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

25 Oct. - 13 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

41h 15m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

42h 10m
$1,542

Cathay Pacific

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Direct flights to London from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to London direct flight deals
3 Feb. - 3 Mar.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

23h 15m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

21h 35m
$2,337

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

13 Nov. - 20 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

23h 15m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

21h 35m
$2,619

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

7 Nov. - 13 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

23h 15m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

21h 35m
$2,656

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to London

Late deals on return flights to London from Melbourne, departing today and this week
19 Aug. - 26 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

55h 55m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

24h 00m
$2,529

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

19 Aug. - 26 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

30h 20m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

51h 15m
$2,542

Etihad Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

16 Aug. - 24 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

24h 55m
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

24h 00m
$2,544

Royal Brunei Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

One-way flights to London from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to London
14 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

LTN

London Luton

3 stops

53h 45m
$607

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

14 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

34h 40m
$618

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

23 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

LTN

London Luton

3 stops

65h 05m
$638

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Singapore Airlines, Qantas Airways, and Emirates flying from Melbourne to London have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to London for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on SriLankan Airlines for just $1,416, but on average you can expect to pay $1,448.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne Airport to London for under $2,400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne Airport to London under $2,400. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne Airport to London is less than $2,944.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne Airport to London for under $2,600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Melbourne Airport to London within the next 7 days for less than $2,600.

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

According to our current data, SriLankan Airlines ($1,416), Vietnam Airlines ($1,487), and Singapore Airlines ($1,500) offers the cheapest pricing from Melbourne Airport to London. SriLankan Airlines is currently priced 30% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Melbourne Airport to London one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Singapore Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $775. Users have also found prices from $793 and $812 on Royal Brunei Airlines and Etihad Airways, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from Melbourne Airport to London?

When deciding which route to take from Melbourne Airport to London, consider Melbourne - London Heathrow, Melbourne - London Gatwick or Melbourne - London City, as they are the most popular.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Melbourne Airport to London are American Airlines, Air India and Finnair. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne Airport to London?

On average you can expect to pay $5,753 for a flight from Melbourne Airport to London. The cheapest flight overall is $731 while the most popular route, (Melbourne - London Heathrow) is currently priced at $1,427.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to London

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 10 airlines flying from Melbourne to London

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to London choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
ScootCheapest$854Average$1,273FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Philippine AirlinesCheapest$931Average$1,307FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time60%COVID-19 safety
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Air ChinaCheapest$965Average$1,286FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest$1,014Average$2,330FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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China AirlinesCheapest$1,047Average$1,671FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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Malaysia AirlinesCheapest$1,087Average$1,590FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AtlanticCheapest$1,091Average$1,438FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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China EasternCheapest$1,132Average$1,604FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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SWISSCheapest$1,315Average$1,521FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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British AirwaysCheapest$1,338Average$2,196FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to London

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Weekly flight availability from Melbourne to London

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Melbourne to London
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