Flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Selected fares from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
LAX MEL Wed, Nov 18 - Thu, Nov 26 $1,216
LAX MEL Wed, Nov 11 - Wed, Nov 25 $1,230
LAX MEL Tue, Nov 10 - Sun, Nov 22 $1,259
LAX MEL Thu, Sep 17 - Thu, Oct 8 $1,268
LAX MEL Wed, Oct 21 - Wed, Nov 4 $1,417
LAX MEL Tue, Feb 16 - Wed, Mar 16 $1,600
LAX MEL Tue, Feb 16 - Wed, Mar 16 $1,712
LAX MEL Wed, Nov 11 - Wed, Nov 25 $1,778
LAX MEL Wed, Nov 11 - Wed, Nov 25 $2,028
LAX MEL Tue, Feb 2 - Tue, Feb 9 $2,030
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Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights

Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Los Angeles and Melbourne airports and terminals

Airports in Los Angeles CA, US

map of airports in Los Angeles
  • 1

    Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

    Distance from City Center: 11.7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LAX to MEL

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 7 Air New Zealand, United Airlines
    Terminal B American Airlines, Qantas
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Airports in Melbourne VI, AU

map of airports in Melbourne
  • 1

    Avalon (AVV)

    Distance from City Center: 31.1 miles

  • 2

    Melbourne Airport (MEL)

    Distance from City Center: 12.3 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LAX to MEL

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 2 American Airlines, Qantas, United Airlines
    Terminal 3 Air New Zealand
  • 3

    Geelong Airport (GEX)

    Distance from City Center: 45 miles

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September

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Sep 16 Los Angeles (LAX) Melbourne (MEL) Fiji Airways $1,268
Earn $12.68
Return Wed, Mar 2 Melbourne (MEL) Los Angeles (LAX) Fiji Airways
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October

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Oct 21 Los Angeles (LAX) Melbourne (MEL) Air China $1,249
Earn $12.49
Return Wed, Nov 4 Melbourne (MEL) Los Angeles (LAX) Air China

Best one-week trip in October from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Oct 20 Los Angeles (LAX) Melbourne (MEL) China Southern Airlines $1,266
Earn $12.66
Return Tue, Oct 27 Melbourne (MEL) Los Angeles (LAX) China Southern Airlines
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November

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Nov 18 Los Angeles (LAX) Melbourne (MEL) Air China $1,216
Earn $12.16
Return Thu, Nov 26 Melbourne (MEL) Los Angeles (LAX) Air China

Best one-week trip in November from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Nov 30 Los Angeles (LAX) Melbourne (MEL) Air New Zealand $1,488
Earn $14.88
Return Mon, Dec 7 Melbourne (MEL) Los Angeles (LAX) Air New Zealand
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Los Angeles Airport

The major airport serving Los Angeles and the surrounding area is the Los Angeles International Airport, better known as LAX. Located at 1 World Way, LAX is about 15 miles from downtown Los Angeles. The major domestic and international airlines providing service to the airport include Air Alaska, Southwest, Air Tran, US Airways, Sun Country, Hawaiian, Virgin Atlantic, and several more. Orbitz.com can compare the rates for most of these airlines, so you save time and money.

Airport Parking Information

LAX has many parking lots available to travelers. Long-term and short-term parking lots are available at different rates, and they range from $12 a day to $30 per day. Hourly parking is available for $2 an hour.

Transportation to the Airport

Travelers have several options to get to the airport that include LAX shuttles, buses, taxis, rental cars, and share-ride vans. Taxi fares average around $40 from LAX to downtown Los Angeles. Car rentals are available on Orbitz.com, where you will find the best rental rates available.

LAX Restaurant Information

The airport has an extensive list of snack and dining options. A short list of available restaurants includes McDonald's, Daily Grill, Starbucks, Panda Express, and Burger King. A wide variety of food choices are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

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Melbourne International Airport

The Melbourne International Airport is located on Airport Drive in Tullamarine, approximately 12 miles from the center of Melbourne. Numerous airlines service the airport, including US Airways, Virgin America, Delta Airlines and Skywest Airlines. Orbitz.com searches flight combinations to find cheap flights to Melbourne. This easy-to-use website has all the tools you need to find deals on vacation packages and air tickets that fit within your budget.

Transportation From the Airport

Taking a taxicab from the airport to downtown Melbourne costs approximately $56. The Skybus also takes passengers from the airport to the city. Skybus tickets cost $17 peradult or $38 for a family that includes two adults and one to four children. Public buses also run between the airport and various locations in Melbourne. If you'd like access to a vehicle during your stay, you can use Orbitz.com to reserve a rental car. The airport houses five rental car companies, so that you can pick up your vehicle as soon as your flight lands.

Climate in Melbourne

Winter temperatures in Melbourne range from the low 20s to the mid-40s, while the summer temperatures range from the mid-50s to the high 70s. Keep in mind that Melbourne's summer runs from December through February, and June through August are the winter months. If you use Orbitz.com to plan your trip in the early or late spring, the weather will be nice, and you'll save money because it's not the city's peak travel season.

Highlights and Attractions

The Melbourne Zoo, the Melbourne Museum and the Rippon Lea House & Gardens are some of Melbourne's major attractions. Orbitz.com does more than find cheap flights to Melbourne. You can also purchase tickets to local attractions and arrange guided tours.

Interesting facts about flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne

    • 4 direct flights are operating from Los Angeles to Melbourne today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 15h 47m.
    • Air New Zealand flight 9898 (10:35 PM GMT, Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Jet (250-290)) is today's earliest available flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne.
    • American Airlines flight 7356 (10:50 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A380 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne (American Airlines flight 7356, Airbus Industrie A380 Passenger) takes 15h 45m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne (Air New Zealand flight 9898, Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Jet (250-290)) takes 15h 50m.
    • Flights from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Avalon (AVV), Geelong Airport (GEX), Melbourne Airport (MEL) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne on Sun, Aug 2, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
United Airlines UA98 LAX 10:35 PM MEL 7:25 AM 789 15hr 50min
American Airlines AA7356 LAX 10:50 PM MEL 7:35 AM 380 15hr 45min
Qantas QF94 LAX 10:50 PM MEL 7:35 AM 388 15hr 45min
American Airlines/Qantas AA7364/QF413 LAX 10:00 PM MEL 9:20 AM 380/73H 18hr 20min
Delta Air Lines/Singapore Airlines DL17/SQ6860 LAX 10:19 PM MEL 9:20 AM 77L/E90 18hr 1min
Delta Air Lines/Singapore Airlines DL6798/SQ6860 LAX 10:20 PM MEL 9:20 AM 77W/E90 18hr 0min
Qantas/Qantas QF12/QF413 LAX 10:00 PM MEL 9:20 AM 388/73H 18hr 20min
American Airlines/Qantas AA7364/QF415 LAX 10:00 PM MEL 9:35 AM 380/73H 18hr 35min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA7364/AA7341 LAX 10:00 PM MEL 9:35 AM 380/737 18hr 35min
American Airlines/Bangkok Airways AA7364/PG4580 LAX 10:00 PM MEL 9:35 AM 380/737 18hr 35min
Delta Air Lines/Bangkok Airways DL17/PG4580 LAX 10:19 PM MEL 9:35 AM 77L/737 18hr 16min
Delta Air Lines/Qantas DL17/QF415 LAX 10:19 PM MEL 9:35 AM 77L/73H 18hr 16min
Delta Air Lines/Virgin Australia DL6798/VA816 LAX 10:20 PM MEL 9:35 AM 77W/73H 18hr 15min