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The best prices from Melbourne to Los Angeles are usually found in February or May, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Los Angeles (LAX)

MEL - LAX
Price
$917 - $1,621
LAX
Temperature
20 - 32 °C
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 123 mm
Popular in December High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop
Round-trip from €917 From Melbourne to Los Angeles
One-way from €843 One-way flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles
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 Los Angeles?

Flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles are generally found to be more expensive on Friday. 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 Los Angeles.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles at least 29 days early can save you up to 3% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 29 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles for as little as $1,464 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 $1,509 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Los Angeles?

February can be a great time to fly to Los Angeles from Melbourne with a flight ticket averaging about $1,104. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $821. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Los Angeles (MEL - LAX)?

It’s optimal to fly from Melbourne to Los Angeles in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 19% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles in September, October 2020

The best prices found for MEL to LAX flights in September, October
15 Oct - 2 Nov
$1,752pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
15 Oct - 2 Nov
$1,804pp
MEL
Melbourne
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
10 Oct - 31 Oct
$1,855pp
MEL
Melbourne
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Los Angeles 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Melbourne found for this year
3 Dec - 22 Jan
$982pp
MEL
Melbourne
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
30 Nov - 20 Jan
$984pp
MEL
Melbourne
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
1 Dec - 21 Jan
$986pp
MEL
Melbourne
Cathay Pacific
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles

Late deals on return flights to Los Angeles from Melbourne, departing today and this week
22 Sep - 2 Nov
$16,507pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
China Eastern
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
22 Sep - 1 Nov
$18,416pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles
13:45 - 16:05
Cathay Pacific
2 stops
45h 20m
MEL - LAX
Cathay Pacific
19:45 - 00:45
Japan Airlines
1 stop
24h 00m
MEL - LAX
Japan Airlines
$1,266
Travelgenio
11:40 - 12:00
Singapore Airlines
1 stop
43h 20m
MEL - LAX
Singapore Airlines
$1,318
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Los Angeles flights.

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Los Angeles

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Cathay Pacific for just $905, but on average you can expect to pay $957.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles for under $900 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles, 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 Los Angeles for under $16,600?

There are currently 2+ open flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $16,600.

How popular is this flight route?

The Melbourne to Los Angeles flight path was viewed by 15,866 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Melbourne or Los Angeles?

In Melbourne, there will be greater rainfall in Melbourne compared to Los Angeles over the next 15 days.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

Temperatures around the 32 °Cs can be experienced in August. The weather in Los Angeles is hotter than in Melbourne. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles?

There are many flights that can get you from Melbourne to Los Angeles in 16h 05m. Fly via Fiji Airways, Delta, or Hawaiian Airlines to get the fastest option. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Melbourne to Los Angeles return?

Our cheapest airline available from Melbourne to Los Angeles is Cathay Pacific. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $1,237 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Fiji Airways and Hawaiian Airlines, starting at $1,245 and $1,267 round-trip.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Cathay Pacific. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $1,061. Users have also found prices from $1,143 and $1,226 on Cathay Pacific and Qatar Airways, respectively.

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Melbourne to Los Angeles
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.74
Average temperature for September in Los Angeles
31.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Los Angeles
1.0 mm

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