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Book your ticket from London to Melbourne

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Flight DurationFlights between London and Melbourne take, on average, 21 h and 43 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between London with Melbourne found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport Heathrow is the departure airport operating flights between London and Melbourne
Arriving AirportFlights departing London with Melbourne as destination arrives at Melbourne Airport

Cheap last minute flights to Melbourne

Latest deals and top flight routes from London airports.

Departure Sun, 06 Feb Return Sun, 13 Feb
LON London
MEL Melbourne
return from £534
Departure Thu, 17 Feb Return Sun, 20 Feb
LON London
MEL Melbourne
return from £524
Flight route information
Find out further information on London and Melbourne to help you prepare for your trip.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.89 AUD
British Pound Sterling Australian Dollar
1 AUD = 0.53 GBP
Last checked on 23 January 2022
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Melbourne are 8% cheaper than in London.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Melbourne is 29% cheaper than a meal in London.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Melbourne is 16% cheaper than in London.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Melbourne is 24% cheaper than in London.

London airports
  • ( Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ( Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ( Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ( Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ( London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ( Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
Melbourne airports
  • ( Melbourne Airport (MEL)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ( Avalon Airport (AVV)
    How far from city centre: 31 miles
  • ( Moorabbin (MBW)
    How far from city centre: 9 miles
  • ( Essendon (MEB)
    How far from city centre: 9 miles
K Distance: 10504 miles

Search for flights from London to Melbourne

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Frequent asked questions about flights from London to Melbourne

😷 Is it safe to travel from London to Melbourne during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Australia may apply when travelling from London. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from London to Melbourne at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from London to Melbourne is 524£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Melbourne expensive to visit compared to London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Melbourne costs an average of 2.52 GBP, 16% cheaper than London, with a fare of 3.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 8% less in Melbourne: 2.38 GBP against 2.60 GBP in London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 10.59 GBP in Melbourne, 29% less than the 15.00 GBP in London. The price of the coffee is around 24% cheaper in Melbourne, with an average of 2.34 GBP, while in London the coffee costs 3.09 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from London to Melbourne?
The most popular months to book a trip from London to Melbourne are December, October and November, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from London to Melbourne?
The best time of the year to go to Melbourne when flying from London depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1º month to fly to Melbourne from London in terms of searches from our customer, followed by January and February. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, June, May and August are the months with less volume of searchs for the route London -  Melbourne.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from London to Melbourne?
The total flight time between London and Melbourne is of around 21:43 hours on average, considering an average distance of 17,401 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Melbourne compared to London?
While in London the temperatures can reach an average of 29.01 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 9.0 mm ,Melbourne's temperatures can go up to 37.14 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -1.12 ºC in Melbourne, compared to the -3.09 ºC average degrees reported in London. During the winter period, London can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Melbourne have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between London and Melbourne?
The main airport route flying between London and Melbourne is: Heathrow (LHR) to Melbourne Airport (MEL). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Qantas Airways.
Airlines with indirect flights from London to Melbourne are:
Airlines with indirect flights from London to Melbourne are:
  • Emirates, stoping in Dubai for 70 minutes minimun.
  • Singapore Airlines, with 65 minutes scale in Singapore.
  • Singapore Airlines, with 65 minutes scale in Singapore.

Melbourne Airport - Latest customer reviews

3.5 /5
Reviews: 2
5.0 /5
Date 2020-02-18 Age Under 30 City Australia

Needs more vegan restaurants.

2.0 /5
Date 2019-06-16 Age Under 30 City UK

Person at Cathay desk on the phone was rude and brusque. not what you need when your flight home to attend your grandfather’s funeral is severely disrupted.

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