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Cheap flights from San Francisco to Melbourne Airport from $704

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Melbourne Airport departing on 1/4. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
SFO — MEL
4 Mar — 11 Mar1
1 adult
Pzt 4/3
Pzt 11/3

The best prices from San Francisco to Melbourne are usually found in November or February, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

Cheap flight deals from San Francisco to Melbourne

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Francisco (SFO) to Melbourne (MEL). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 29 Şubat 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

November

Average price

$1,969

Round-trip from

$313
High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in February 2024
From San Francisco to Melbourne

What is the cheapest day to fly return from San Francisco to Melbourne Airport?

Flights from San Francisco to Melbourne Airport are generally found to be more expensive on Sunday. 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 Melbourne Airport.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 27 days in advance, which can save you up to 106% on flights from San Francisco to Melbourne Airport compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 27 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $2,906. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $3,902.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Melbourne Airport?

November can be a great time to fly to Melbourne Airport from San Francisco with a flight ticket averaging about $2,440. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of November for as cheap as $1,290. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Melbourne Airport (SFO - MEL)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco to Melbourne Airport at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 30% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap United Airlines flights from San Francisco to Melbourne

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by United Airlines for the route between San Francisco and Melbourne. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 710,479 searches. Data last updated 29 Şubat 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest United Airlines flights we've detected travelling from San Francisco to Melbourne. Be sure to come back soon if the deals available don't appeal to you at this time.
Paz 24/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Cum 29/312:00MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 30mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2$1,293
Pzt 25/313:38SFO - MEL
1 stop24h 52mUnited Airlines
Cum 29/312:00MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 30mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2$1,299
Sal 26/322:56SFO - MEL
1 stop39h 34mUnited Airlines
Cum 5/411:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,317
Çar 27/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Cum 5/411:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,369
Çar 27/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Cum 12/410:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,374
Cum 29/316:32SFO - MEL
1 stop21h 58mUnited Airlines
Cum 5/411:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,376
Paz 17/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Paz 24/312:00MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 30mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,483
Paz 17/316:32SFO - MEL
1 stop21h 58mUnited Airlines
Sal 26/312:00MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 30mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,489
Cmt 16/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Paz 24/310:30MEL - SFO
1 stop25h 20mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,499

Cheap Fiji Airways flights from San Francisco to Melbourne

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Fiji Airways for the route between San Francisco and Melbourne. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 710,479 searches. Data last updated 29 Şubat 2024.
Have a look at some of the cheapest available Fiji Airways flights departing from San Francisco and landing in Melbourne. If these deals don't fit your criteria, make sure to check back soon as new deals are always added.
Paz 21/423:35SFO - MEL
1 stop20h 05mFiji Airways
Sal 30/413:40MEL - SFO
1 stop17h 05mFiji Airways
Deal found 27/2$1,425
Sal 9/423:35SFO - MEL
1 stop19h 45mFiji Airways
Çar 1/523:35MEL - SFO
1 stop30h 50mFiji Airways
Deal found 26/2$1,457
Cmt 13/423:35SFO - MEL
1 stop19h 45mFiji Airways
Paz 21/413:40MEL - SFO
1 stop16h 45mFiji Airways
Deal found 27/2$1,459
Paz 14/423:35SFO - MEL
1 stop20h 05mFiji Airways
Per 30/513:45MEL - SFO
1 stop16h 40mFiji Airways
Deal found 26/2$1,460
Sal 23/423:35SFO - MEL
1 stop19h 45mFiji Airways
Çar 8/523:35MEL - SFO
1 stop30h 50mFiji Airways
Deal found 27/2$1,462
Paz 14/423:35SFO - MEL
1 stop20h 05mFiji Airways
Paz 21/413:40MEL - SFO
1 stop16h 45mFiji Airways
Deal found 27/2$1,472
Cmt 16/323:35SFO - MEL
1 stop18h 45mFiji Airways
Sal 26/313:45MEL - SFO
1 stop17h 35mFiji Airways
Deal found 27/2$1,476
Cmt 13/423:35SFO - MEL
1 stop19h 45mFiji Airways
Cmt 4/513:40MEL - SFO
1 stop16h 45mFiji Airways
Deal found 27/2$1,511
Sal 4/623:35SFO - MEL
1 stop19h 40mFiji Airways
Cum 7/623:35MEL - SFO
1 stop30h 50mFiji Airways
Deal found 27/2$1,516

Cheap San Francisco to Melbourne flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Francisco to Melbourne specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 710,479 searches. Prices were last updated on 29 Şubat 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from San Francisco to Melbourne in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Paz 24/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Cum 29/312:00MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 30mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2$1,293
Pzt 25/313:38SFO - MEL
1 stop24h 52mUnited Airlines
Cum 29/312:00MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 30mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2$1,299
Sal 26/322:56SFO - MEL
1 stop39h 34mUnited Airlines
Cum 5/411:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,317
Çar 27/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Cum 5/411:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,369
Çar 27/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Cum 12/410:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,374
Cum 29/316:32SFO - MEL
1 stop21h 58mUnited Airlines
Cum 5/411:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,376
Paz 31/316:45SFO - MEL
2 stops23h 50mMultiple Airlines
Paz 7/420:55MEL - SFO
2 stops30h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2$1,469
Sal 19/323:35SFO - MEL
1 stop18h 45mFiji Airways
Sal 30/413:40MEL - SFO
1 stop17h 05mFiji Airways
Deal found 27/2$1,472
Cmt 16/323:35SFO - MEL
1 stop18h 45mFiji Airways
Sal 26/313:45MEL - SFO
1 stop17h 35mFiji Airways
Deal found 27/2$1,476

San Francisco to Melbourne 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Francisco and Melbourne in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 710,479 searches. Data last updated 29 Şubat 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from San Francisco to Melbourne in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Sal 9/408:25SFO - MEL
2 stops38h 10mMultiple Airlines
Çar 1/515:45MEL - SFO
1 stop22h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2$1,234
Pzt 15/418:59SFO - MEL
2 stops51h 36mMultiple Airlines
Paz 21/415:45MEL - SFO
1 stop22h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,243
Sal 16/408:55SFO - MEL
1 stop37h 40mMultiple Airlines
Çar 24/415:45MEL - SFO
1 stop22h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,276
Paz 24/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Cum 29/312:00MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 30mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2$1,293
Pzt 25/313:38SFO - MEL
1 stop24h 52mUnited Airlines
Cum 29/312:00MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 30mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2$1,299
Sal 26/322:56SFO - MEL
1 stop39h 34mUnited Airlines
Cum 5/411:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,317
Sal 16/408:55SFO - MEL
1 stop37h 40mMultiple Airlines
Paz 21/415:45MEL - SFO
1 stop22h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,320
Çar 27/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Cum 5/411:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,369
Çar 27/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Cum 12/410:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,374

Direct flights to Melbourne from San Francisco

Discover direct flight options from San Francisco to Melbourne. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 710,479 searches. Data last updated 29 Şubat 2024.
For a quicker trip, book one of these direct flights from San Francisco to Melbourne. If you're looking for other options for flights from San Francisco to Melbourne, make sure to update the search form at the top of page.
Paz 24/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Cum 29/312:00MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 30mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2$1,293
Çar 27/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Cum 5/411:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,369
Çar 27/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Cum 12/410:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,374
Paz 17/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Paz 24/312:00MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 30mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,483
Per 28/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Per 11/410:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 28/2$1,548
Cum 15/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Sal 26/312:00MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 30mUnited Airlines
Deal found 28/2$1,560
Per 14/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Cmt 23/312:00MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 30mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,637
Sal 26/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Çar 3/411:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 28/2$1,678
Per 28/300:05SFO - MEL
Nonstop15h 55mUnited Airlines
Paz 7/410:55MEL - SFO
Nonstop14h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2$1,755

San Francisco to Melbourne flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from San Francisco to Melbourne for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 710,479 searches. Data last updated 29 Şubat 2024.
Have a look at some of the flights available from San Francisco to Melbourne departing last-minute. Users should double check the flight they book to ensure it matches the day, time, and destination they're looking for.
Sal 5/319:45SFO - MEL
1 stop20h 00mAir New Zealand
Sal 19/309:05MEL - SFO
2 stops21h 00mAir New Zealand
Deal found 27/2$1,612
Pzt 4/319:45SFO - MEL
1 stop20h 00mAir New Zealand
Cmt 11/518:55MEL - SFO
2 stops34h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 27/2$1,654
Cmt 9/319:45SFO - MEL
1 stop20h 00mAir New Zealand
Sal 26/312:05MEL - SFO
1 stop18h 00mAir New Zealand
Deal found 27/2$1,669
Pzt 4/319:45SFO - MEL
2 stops26h 15mAir New Zealand
Cmt 11/518:55MEL - SFO
2 stops34h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/2$1,671
Pzt 4/319:45SFO - MEL
2 stops26h 15mAir New Zealand
Cmt 11/518:55MEL - SFO
2 stops34h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 27/2$1,672
Cmt 9/319:45SFO - MEL
1 stop20h 00mAir New Zealand
Sal 26/309:05MEL - SFO
2 stops21h 00mAir New Zealand
Deal found 27/2$1,685
Cmt 9/319:45SFO - MEL
2 stops27h 05mAir New Zealand
Sal 26/309:05MEL - SFO
2 stops21h 00mAir New Zealand
Deal found 27/2$1,772
Sal 5/319:45SFO - MEL
2 stops21h 20mAir New Zealand
Sal 19/309:05MEL - SFO
2 stops21h 00mAir New Zealand
Deal found 27/2$1,800
Pzt 4/311:35SFO - MEL
3 stops53h 40mMultiple Airlines
Cmt 11/507:30MEL - SFO
2 stops22h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/2$2,057

One-way flights to Melbourne from San Francisco

Search for one-way flight options from San Francisco to Melbourne. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 710,479 searches. Data last updated 29 Şubat 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from San Francisco to Melbourne can choose from these deals. Users can also find round-trip San Francisco to Melbourne flights by using the search form above.
Pzt 1/417:19SFO - MEL
3 stops53h 16mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/2$704
Pzt 18/318:08SFO - MEL
3 stops52h 12mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2$784
Per 11/414:40SFO - MEL
3 stops59h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/2$787
Çar 20/320:45SFO - MEL
1 stop20h 00mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/2$793
Paz 17/320:45SFO - MEL
1 stop20h 00mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/2$808
Çar 3/407:00SFO - MEL
2 stops54h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2$813
Paz 17/320:45SFO - MEL
2 stops21h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/2$832
Sal 19/307:00SFO - MEL
1 stop39h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2$838
Per 1/823:35SFO - MEL
1 stop20h 05mFiji Airways
Deal found 28/2$847

Find flights from San Francisco to Melbourne within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from San Francisco to Melbourne that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 710,479 searches. Data last updated 29 Şubat 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

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$1,234 - $1,579

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Return

Price

San FranciscoMelbourne

SFO - MEL

SFOMEL

San Francisco

Sal 9/4

2 stops38h 10m

Melbourne

Çar 1/5

1 stop22h 10m

$1,234

San FranciscoMelbourne

SFO - MEL

SFOMEL

San Francisco

Pzt 15/4

2 stops51h 36m

Melbourne

Paz 21/4

1 stop22h 10m

$1,243

San FranciscoMelbourne

SFO - MEL

SFOMEL

San Francisco

Sal 16/4

1 stop37h 40m

Melbourne

Çar 24/4

1 stop22h 10m

$1,276

San FranciscoMelbourne

SFO - MEL

SFOMEL

San Francisco

Paz 24/3

Nonstop15h 55m

Melbourne

Cum 29/3

Nonstop14h 30m

$1,293

San FranciscoMelbourne

SFO - MEL

SFOMEL

San Francisco

Pzt 25/3

1 stop24h 52m

Melbourne

Cum 29/3

Nonstop14h 30m

$1,299

San FranciscoMelbourne

SFO - MEL

SFOMEL

San Francisco

Sal 26/3

1 stop39h 34m

Melbourne

Cum 5/4

Nonstop14h 10m

$1,317

San FranciscoMelbourne

SFO - MEL

SFOMEL

San Francisco

Paz 21/4

1 stop20h 05m

Melbourne

Sal 30/4

1 stop17h 05m

$1,425

San FranciscoMelbourne

SFO - MEL

SFOMEL

San Francisco

Sal 9/4

1 stop19h 45m

Melbourne

Çar 1/5

1 stop30h 50m

$1,457

San FranciscoMelbourne

SFO - MEL

SFOMEL

San Francisco

Sal 23/4

1 stop19h 50m

Melbourne

Sal 14/5

1 stop21h 05m

$1,579

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When is the best time to book a flight from San Francisco to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from San Francisco to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
Booking 26 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from San Francisco to Melbourne Airport. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from San Francisco to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.
Morning
Midday
Afternoon
Evening
All times are departure.
Travellers seeking maximum savings on their San Francisco to Melbourne Airport flight should consider departing on Saturday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Melbourne by month

Plan your trip from San Francisco to Melbourne by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from San Francisco to Melbourne is currently $801 while a return flight costs $1,347. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.

Currently, May is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San Francisco to Melbourne Airport (average of $133). Flying from San Francisco to Melbourne Airport in December is currently the most expensive (average of $176). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$240

February

$208

March

$258

April

$235

May

$204

June

$214

July

$234

August

$204

September

$231

October

$226

November

$244

December

$271

Temperature and rainfall in Melbourne by month

Plan your trip to Melbourne by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

MEL

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Melbourne

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Melbourne. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Melbourne. Reviews last updated 29 Şubat 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from San Francisco to Melbourne, such as United Airlines, Fiji Airways and Air New Zealand. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.3
Very Good
1,558 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Boarding

8.5

Entertainment

8.2

Overall

8.3

Food

7.9

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

8.3
Very Good
1,558 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,558 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Boarding

8.5

Entertainment

8.2

Overall

8.3

Food

7.9

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

8.3
Very Good
1,040 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,558 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Boarding

8.5

Entertainment

8.2

Overall

8.3

Food

7.9

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went smoothly, the staff was friendly, the special meal was correct. It was with Singapore Airlines for the first two legs (Penang to Singapore then Singapore to LAX). The final leg of LAX to BWI was with United.

8.3
Very Good
728 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,558 reviews

Comfort

8.2

Boarding

8.5

Entertainment