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Cheap flights from Melbourne to London

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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 2021: compare Melbourne to London flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in London.
MEL - LON
Price
$1,048 - $1,778
LON
Temperature
9 - 23 °C
LON
Rainfall
35 - 71 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,048

From Melbourne to London

One-way from

$606

One-way flight from Melbourne to London

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to London?

Flights from Melbourne to London are generally found to be more expensive on Thursday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to London.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Melbourne to London at least 61 days early can save you up to 16% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Melbourne to London for as little as $1,423 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1,524 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to London from Melbourne. Prices for February average $1,315 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $983. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a February flight can save you 38% on your journey compared to booking in February

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Melbourne 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 June, July 2021

The best prices found for MEL to LON flights in June, July
24 Jun - 1 Jul
$2,290pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
24 Jun - 1 Jul
$2,297pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
6 Jul - 14 Jul
$2,316pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to London 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to London from Melbourne found for this year
11 Nov - 30 Nov
$1,309pp
MEL
Melbourne
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
8 Nov - 29 Nov
$1,370pp
MEL
Melbourne
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
11 Nov - 30 Nov
$1,371pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to London

Late deals on return flights to London from Melbourne, departing today and this week
30 Jun - 3 Aug
$2,871pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
30 Jun - 3 Aug
$3,272pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
30 Jun - 3 Aug
$3,430pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to London from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to London
17:25 - 15:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
30h 55m
MEL - STN
Multiple Airlines
$653
Kiwi.com
10:25 - 03:35
SWISS
2 stops
26h 10m
MEL - LCY
SWISS
$718
swiss
17:25 - 18:35
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
34h 10m
MEL - STN
Multiple Airlines
$606
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Melbourne</span> to <span class="emphasized">London</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to London

What airport do you fly from for flights from Melbourne to London?

Melbourne (MEL) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Melbourne to London. You should not have trouble finding flights to London from Melbourne; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to London per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 25 airlines have flights from the Melbourne airport to London. It is only a 19.3 km journey to Melbourne (MEL) from Melbourne’s city centre.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Melbourne to London to control the spread of COVID-19?

Philippine Airlines and Etihad Airways are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Melbourne to London are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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 Royal Brunei Airlines, Emirates, and Cathay Pacific flying from Melbourne to London have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to London for under $1,329 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to London for under $1,329. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just $1,309, but on average you can expect to pay $1,507.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to London for under $1,329 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Melbourne to London, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to London for under $2,923?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Melbourne to London within the next 7 days for less than $2,923.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than London?

Expect the weather to be around 26 °C on average in January. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in London is generally colder than in Melbourne.

How long does is the flight from Melbourne to London?

For as low as $1,653, British Airways can have you in London from Melbourne in 23h 20m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Melbourne to London return?

According to our current data, British Airways ($1,309), and Japan Airlines ($1,471) offers the cheapest pricing from Melbourne to London.

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

$718 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from SWISS.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to London

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

Destination information for London

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Melbourne to London.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = £0.55
Average temperature for June in London
21.0 °C
Avg rainfall for June in London
43.0 mm

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing London

Gatwick (LGW)
City (LCY)
Stansted (STN)
Luton (LTN)
Southend (SEN)

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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
AirAsia X
$283 $418 No cancel fee 66%

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

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Air China
$677 $903 No cancel fee 67%
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Philippine Airlines
$653 $918 No cancel fee 60%
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Vietnam Airlines
$824 $977 No cancel fee 81%
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Thai Airways
$739 $981 No cancel fee 77%
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Virgin Atlantic
$766 $1,010 No cancel fee 72%
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China Airlines
$735 $1,024 No cancel fee 70%
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Qatar Airways
$793 $1,123 No cancel fee 68%
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China Eastern
$795 $1,126 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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KLM
$933 $1,164 No cancel fee 75%
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