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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Thailand

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to BKK flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Thailand flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Thailand.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne to Thailand?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 25% on flights from Melbourne to Thailand compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 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 $808. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $912.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Thailand?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Thailand. Flights to Thailand from Melbourne in May are about $727 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $431.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Thailand (ME1 - TH)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Melbourne to Thailand as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Thailand in November, December 2021

The best prices found for MEL to Thailand flights in November, December
3 Dec - 24 Dec
$377pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
HKT
Phuket City
HKT
Phuket City
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
5 Dec - 13 Dec
$453pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
9 Dec - 17 Dec
$487pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
HKT
Phuket City
HKT
Phuket City
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Thailand 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Thailand from Melbourne found for next year
3 Dec - 24 Dec
$377pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
HKT
Phuket City
HKT
Phuket City
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
5 Dec - 13 Dec
$453pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
9 Dec - 17 Dec
$487pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
HKT
Phuket City
HKT
Phuket City
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Direct flights to Thailand from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Thailand direct flight deals
16 Jan - 23 Jan
$237pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
HKT
Phuket City
HKT
Phuket City
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
16 Jan - 23 Jan
$238pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
HKT
Phuket City
HKT
Phuket City
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
16 Jan - 23 Jan
$247pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
HKT
Phuket City
HKT
Phuket City
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Thailand

Late deals on return flights to Thailand from Melbourne, departing today and this week
5 Dec - 13 Dec
$453pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
9 Dec - 17 Dec
$487pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
HKT
Phuket City
HKT
Phuket City
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
6 Dec - 14 Dec
$490pp
MEL
Melbourne
Scoot
 
1 STOP
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Scoot
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to Thailand from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Thailand
05:35 - 15:10
Jetstar
1 stop
13h 35m
MEL - HKT
Jetstar
$245
mytrip.com
14:40 - 05:55
Scoot
1 stop
19h 15m
MEL - BKK
Scoot
$345
Bravofly
08:00 - 06:30
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
25h 30m
MEL - BKK
Multiple Airlines
$380
mytrip.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Melbourne</span> to <span class="emphasized">Thailand</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Thailand

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

Thai Airways, Jetstar, and Scoot are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Thailand for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Thailand for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Scoot for just $233, but on average you can expect to pay $321.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Thailand for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne to Thailand under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Thailand is less than $682.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to Thailand for under $500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Melbourne to Thailand within the next 7 days for less than $500.

What are the most popular routes from Melbourne to Thailand?

While some choose either Melbourne - Phuket City or Melbourne - Bangkok Don Mueang Intl, Melbourne - Bangkok Suvarnabhumi is the most popular route from Melbourne to Thailand.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Thailand?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $202. While the most popular route (Melbourne - Bangkok Suvarnabhumi) can be booked for $349 on average our data indicates $1,416 when flying from Melbourne to Thailand.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne to Thailand?

Before booking your flight from Melbourne to Thailand, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Cebu Pacific, Royal Brunei Airlines or Air China.

What airports serve Melbourne to Thailand flights?

When flying to Thailand from Melbourne, you can fly out of Melbourne Airport or Avalon Airport. AirAsia has a number of flights going to Thailand from Avalon. Melbourne Airport has many flights to choose from on various different airlines.You’ll find that most flights from Melbourne to Thailand will be landing at Suvarnabhumi International Airport in Bangkok. This is the biggest one in the city, and also the newest. The other airport in Bangkok is Don Mueang Airport. There are also some flights that go into this older airport too. Don Mueang Airport is within the city of Bangkok and is used mostly by budget airlines. Suvarnabhumi is now the main airport and is about 25 km from the city centre.Phuket in Thailand is another airport you could fly into from Melbourne. Phuket International Airport is 20 miles from the city centre. It’s the third busiest airport in the country and is where travelers will land if they’re heading to one of the many resorts on Phuket Island.

Which airlines fly directly from Melbourne to Thailand?

You can find a direct flight between Melbourne and Bangkok, Thailand on Jetstar. The route makes for a 9h 20mins flight. Qantas Airways offers one too but it’s operated by Jetstar as well. Thai Airways International has a non-stop that also goes from Melbourne Airport to Suvarnabhumi. It’s flight time is 9h 30mins. There are a couple of non-stops on Jetstar going to Phuket too.

What are the stopover options between Melbourne to Thailand?

If you choose to fly out of Avalon Airport on AirAsia you’ll be stopping in Kuala Lumpur. The duration of these stops varies from about 3h 30mins to 9h 15mins, and the flights are generally cheaper. Scoot makes stops in Singapore before moving on to Suvarnabhumi in Bangkok. Qantas Airways usually stops in Sydney for what is normally up to a few hours. Cathay Pacific flies from Melbourne to Suvarnabhumi stopping in Hong Kong on the way.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Melbourne to Thailand?

You will need your passport to fly into Thailand. You will not need a visa unless you are planning to stay for a period that is longer than 30 days.

COVID Restrictions

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to Thailand

Most visitors from Melbourne need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Thailand.

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

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

Documents
Thailand Pass - The Thailand Pass is a web-based system for Thai and foreign travelers to fill in their travel and health information and upload the related documents before travelling. This system is operational and will replace the COE system on 1 November, 2021. However, the COE will continue to be used for certain groups of travelers.

MorChana App - Alert application and contact tracing app to be used while in Thailand. Download via Apple Store or Google Play Store.


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

Returning to Melbourne from Thailand

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

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

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Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Melbourne to Thailand.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ฿23.79
Flight duration from Melbourne to Thailand
8h 37m

Airports servicing Melbourne

Avalon (AVV)
Melbourne Essendon (MEB)

Airports servicing

Buri Ram (BFV)
Chiang Rai (CEI)
Chumphon (CJM)
Chiang Mai (CNX)
Hat Yai (HDY)
Mae Hong Son (HGN)

Top 10 airlines flying from Melbourne to Thailand

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Thailand 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
AirAsia
$81 $100 No cancel fee 66%
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AirAsia X
$320 $536 No cancel fee 66%

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

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Scoot
$386 $661 No cancel fee N/A
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Jetstar
$403 $829 No cancel fee 74%
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Cebu Pacific
$439 $583 No cancel fee 64%
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Royal Brunei Airlines
$489 $848 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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Philippine Airlines
$519 $704 No cancel fee 60%
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Singapore Airlines
$535 $1,080 No cancel fee 81%
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Malaysia Airlines
$556 $888 No cancel fee 67%
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China Southern
$575 $930 No cancel fee 69%
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