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Cheap flights from Dubai to Melbourne

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The best prices from Dubai Intl to Melbourne are usually found in September or November, booked 16 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Sunday and return on a Tuesday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Dubai (DXB) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best DXB to MEL flight in 2021: compare Dubai to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
DXB - MEL
Price
$1,241 - $1,787
MEL
Temperature
13 - 26 °C
MEL
Precipitation
31 - 48 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,241

From Dubai Intl to Melbourne

One-way from

$753

One-way flight from Dubai Intl to Melbourne

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 Dubai to Melbourne Airport?

Users have found that flying from Dubai to Melbourne Airport on a Thursday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 16 days in advance to save up to 16% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 16 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Dubai to Melbourne Airport 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,570, or $1,942 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from Dubai to Melbourne Airport lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Dubai to Melbourne Airport in September, with the cheapest ticket starting at $568.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dubai to Melbourne Airport (DXB - MEL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Dubai to Melbourne Airport at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 15% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Dubai to Melbourne in September, October 2021

The best prices found for DXB to MEL flights in September, October
19 Sep - 6 Mar
$2,023pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
20 Sep - 6 Mar
$2,052pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
19 Sep - 6 Mar
$2,215pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl

Dubai Intl to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Dubai found for this year
19 Sep - 6 Mar
$2,023pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
20 Sep - 6 Mar
$2,052pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
19 Sep - 6 Mar
$2,215pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Turkish Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl

Direct flights to Melbourne from Dubai

Save time with Dubai to Melbourne direct flight deals
9 Mar - 17 Mar
$2,195pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
15 Feb - 2 Mar
$2,236pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
15 Feb - 2 Mar
$2,420pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Emirates
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Emirates
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl

One-way flights to Melbourne from Dubai

The cheapest one-way flights from Dubai to Melbourne
14:55 - 02:20
Philippine Airlines
1 stop
28h 25m
DXB - MEL
Philippine Airlines
$886
CheapFaresNow
18:25 - 16:00
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
38h 35m
DXB - MEL
Multiple Airlines
$1,061
Kiwi.com
21:15 - 02:20
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
46h 05m
DXB - MEL
Multiple Airlines
$753
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Dubai to Melbourne

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

Dubai Intl (DXB), located 10.9 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Dubai to Melbourne. 5 airlines have flights from Dubai Intl to Melbourne on a regular basis. Booking flights from Dubai Intl to Melbourne should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 1 outbound flight to Melbourne per day.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Dubai Intl to Melbourne have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Emirates, SriLankan Airlines, and Royal Brunei Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Emirates with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Dubai to Melbourne Airport for under $2,200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dubai to Melbourne Airport for under $2,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Emirates for just $2,195, but on average you can expect to pay $2,451.

Are there direct flights from Dubai to Melbourne Airport for under $2,200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 6 direct flights from Dubai to Melbourne Airport under $2,200. A good price for a direct flight from Dubai to Melbourne Airport is less than $5,263.

How popular is this Dubai to Melbourne Airport flight route?

Within the past month, 469 users have taken a look at flights from Dubai Intl to Melbourne.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Dubai to Melbourne Airport return?

Our cheapest airline available from Dubai to Melbourne Airport is Emirates. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $2,195 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Philippine Airlines and British Airways, starting at $2,346 and $2,625 round-trip.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Melbourne (MEL)

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Melbourne from Dubai?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Dubai Intl to Melbourne

Most visitors from Dubai Intl will not be allowed to enter Melbourne.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Dubai Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Dubai Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

Documents
Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.


Do I need a test to fly back to Dubai from Melbourne?

Returning to Dubai Intl from Melbourne

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Dubai Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Dubai Intl.

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Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Dubai to Melbourne.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.00
Flight duration from DXB to Melbourne
13h 45m
Average temperature for September in Melbourne
17.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Melbourne
41.0 mm

Airports servicing Dubai

Airports servicing Melbourne

Top 4 airlines flying from Dubai Intl to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Dubai to Melbourne 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
Cebu Pacific
$489 $656 No cancel fee 64%
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Royal Brunei Airlines
$427 $897 No cancel fee 84%

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

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SriLankan Airlines
$948 $1,038 No cancel fee 68%
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Emirates
$1,296 $1,595 No cancel fee 75%
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Hourly flight availability from Dubai to Melbourne

See what time of day planes typically take off from Dubai towards Melbourne.
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Weekly flight availability
from Dubai to Melbourne
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Dubai to Melbourne.
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Tuesday
2 daily flights
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