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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
$671 - $1,186
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 $671 From Melbourne to Los Angeles
One-way from $412 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 $1,619 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 $1,669 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 $1,161. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $864. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles in July, August 2020

The best prices found for MEL to LAX flights in July, August
16 Jul - 9 Aug
$928pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
16 Jul - 9 Aug
$929pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
14 Jul - 12 Aug
$945pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Los Angeles 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Melbourne found for this year
6 Sep - 27 Sep
$658pp
MEL
Melbourne
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
11 Sep - 22 Sep
$660pp
MEL
Melbourne
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
4 Sep - 22 Sep
$706pp
MEL
Melbourne
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Direct flights to Los Angeles from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Los Angeles direct flight deals
27 Oct - 10 Nov
$822pp
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Virgin Australia
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
27 Oct - 10 Nov
$824pp
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Virgin Australia
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
27 Oct - 10 Nov
$827pp
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Virgin Australia
Direct
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
27 Jun - 11 Jul
$1,303pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
27 Jun - 11 Jul
$1,330pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
27 Jun - 11 Jul
$1,333pp
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
02:30 - 02:05
Virgin Australia
1 stop
16h 35m
MEL - LAX
Virgin Australia
$593
StudentUniverse
02:00 - 19:55
Hawaiian Airlines
3 stops
34h 55m
MEL - LAX
Hawaiian Airlines
$722
Hawaiian Airlines
08:25 - 10:40
Air New Zealand
1 stop
19h 15m
MEL - LAX
Air New Zealand
$820
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 $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Philippine Airlines for just $658, but on average you can expect to pay $739.

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

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles under $900. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles is less than $940.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to Los Angeles for under $1,400?

There are currently 9+ open flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $1,400.

How popular is this flight route?

The Melbourne to Los Angeles flight path was viewed by 15,944 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

Currently, Qantas Airways Limited offers the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles. On average 29 flights can be found for this airline route daily.

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.

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 = $0.70
Flight duration
15h 02m
Average temperature for July in Los Angeles
31.0 °C

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing Los Angeles