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24 Dec - 25 Dec
$1,109 pp
MEL
Melbourne
Air China
 
1 stop
LHR
London
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Direct
MEL
Melbourne
10 Jan - 30 Mar
$1,187 pp
MEL
Melbourne
China Southern Airlines
 
1 stop
LHR
London
LHR
London
China Southern Airlines
 
1 stop
MEL
Melbourne
10 Jan - 18 Jan
$1,202 pp
MEL
Melbourne
Air China
 
1 stop
LHR
London
LHR
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Air China
 
1 stop
MEL
Melbourne

Cheap flights for the next season

Find flight deals in the next 3 months
23 Feb - 11 Mar
$970 pp
MEL
Melbourne
Royal Brunei Airlines
   
2 stops
LHR
London
LHR
London
Royal Brunei Airlines
   
2 stops
MEL
Melbourne
09 Feb - 03 Mar
$970 pp
MEL
Melbourne
Royal Brunei Airlines
   
2 stops
LHR
London
LHR
London
Royal Brunei Airlines
   
2 stops
MEL
Melbourne
09 Feb - 02 Mar
$970 pp
MEL
Melbourne
Royal Brunei Airlines
   
2 stops
LHR
London
LHR
London
Royal Brunei Airlines
   
2 stops
MEL
Melbourne

Flights for the forward planner

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30 Apr - 12 May
$968 pp
MEL
Melbourne
Royal Brunei Airlines
   
2 stops
LHR
London
LHR
London
Royal Brunei Airlines
   
2 stops
MEL
Melbourne
09 May - 23 May
$968 pp
MEL
Melbourne
Royal Brunei Airlines
   
2 stops
LHR
London
LHR
London
Royal Brunei Airlines
   
2 stops
MEL
Melbourne
24 May - 13 Sep
$968 pp
MEL
Melbourne
China Southern Airlines
 
1 stop
LHR
London
LHR
London
China Southern Airlines
   
2 stops
MEL
Melbourne

Destination information for London

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Melbourne to London

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Average flight time

23 hrs 10 mins

Airports close to Melbourne

  • Melbourne - Tullamarine (MEL)
  • Avalon Airport (AVV)
  • Essendon (MEB)

Airports close to London

Average temperature for December in London

8.8 °C

Rainfall on Average for December in London

53.2 mm
How much do things cost?
Melbourne is 8% cheaper than London
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London 1
Melbourne 1
Petrol (1 litre)
London 1
Melbourne 1
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Coke/Pepsi (0.33 litre)
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Melbourne 2
Additional useful information for London

London, the capital of England, is one of the most-wanted cities in the world, charming over 30 million smitten visitors each year.
When it comes to iconic images, this is a city that delivers on all fronts. Royal palaces, Thames river boats, Harrods, Shakespeare plays, red London buses – you can see them all.
There’s also life beyond the postcards, including off-piste neighbourhoods that range from legendary rockstar haunts (we’re looking at you, Camden) to hipster hangouts (see: Shoreditch and Dalston).

How long is the flight from Melbourne to London?

Between 23 and 58 hours, depending on the length of your stopover.

Which airlines operate flights from Melbourne to London?

Loads – British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Qantas Airways, Qatar Airways, Royal Brunei Airlines… The list goes on.

How frequent are flights between Melbourne and London?

Thanks to the huge choice of carriers and routes, Melbourne to London flights take off all day every day.

Which airports serve Melbourne and London?

All flights from Melbourne to London take off from Melbourne Airport, AKA Tullamarine Airport.
You can take your pick of airports in London. Most flights land in Heathrow Airport and Gatwick Airport, but you could also travel to smaller airfields like London City Airport.

Which direct flight route between Melbourne and London is cheapest?

It’s a long trip, so there aren’t any direct Melbourne to London flights at the moment. The cheapest indirect routes usually stopover in China or Dubai.

Booking a flight from Melbourne to London is like stepping on to a movie set.
There are more palaces than you know what to do with, from the Queen’s residence, Buckingham Palace, to Henry VIII’s throne room at Hampton Court. Is art more your thing? The Tate Modern, Saatchi Gallery and National Gallery are up for grabs – and free entry is a given.
The Thames River is another must-see. The London Eye Ferris wheel, The Shard skyscraper and Shakespeare’s Globe theatre line up along the south bank. Meanwhile, the north bank dishes up Westminster and the Tower of London.

Overwhelmed by the sheer number of flights to London? Then try our search engine. It clearly sorts out the routes into the cheapest, quickest and smartest options.

Related info for your journey

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Flights on this route are unlikely to be delayed
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