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The best prices from Melbourne to Washington are usually found in May or March, booked 0 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Sunday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Washington (WAS)

MEL - WAS
Price
$1,209 - $2,855
WAS
Temperature
9 - 32 °C
WAS
Rainfall
60 - 107 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 41% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,209

From Melbourne to Washington

One-way from

$1,183

One-way flight from Melbourne to Washington

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 Washington?

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 24% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Washington from Melbourne average $1,695. You can even find prices in May for less than $1,695, as users have found deals to Washington from as low as $1,012. The month of August appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Washington from Melbourne. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 68%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Washington (MEL - WAS)?

When flying from Melbourne to Washington, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 15% versus a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Washington in October, November 2020

The best prices found for MEL to WAS flights in October, November
30 Oct - 6 Nov
$6,464pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
30 Oct - 6 Nov
$8,537pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Washington 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from Melbourne found for this year
30 Oct - 6 Nov
$6,464pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
30 Oct - 6 Nov
$8,537pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to Washington from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Washington
17:30 - 09:55
Qatar Airways
1 stop
32h 25m
MEL - IAD
Qatar Airways
$1,464
qatarairways.com
14:45 - 11:19
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
60h 34m
MEL - DCA
Multiple Airlines
01:20 - 11:32
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
26h 12m
MEL - IAD
Multiple Airlines
$1,241
United

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Washington flights.

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Washington

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Washington for under $1,542 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Washington for under $1,542. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $1,534, but on average you can expect to pay $1,956.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Melbourne to Washington to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Melbourne to Washington include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Melbourne to Washington that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, Air New Zealand, and Air Canada. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Washington for under $1,542 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Melbourne to Washington, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Washington?

Temperatures around the 32 °Cs can be experienced in July. The weather in Washington 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 Washington?

Delta, American Airlines, and Cathay Pacific can get you from Melbourne to Washington in just under 24h 15m. Your travel time can differ by up to 3h 50m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Melbourne to Washington return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Melbourne to Washington from $1,534 return. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Cathay Pacific, from $1,777, and American Airlines, from $1,888. Qatar Airways is 9% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

$1,464 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Qatar Airways.

Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Melbourne to Washington
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.72
Average temperature for October in Washington
22.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Washington
93.0 mm

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)
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