Phoenix to Melbourne Flights
Flights to Melbourne
Situated near the central area of Phoenix and just three miles from the city's business district, the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is one of the busiest airports in the world. Orbitz.com provides a wide range of choices for those who want cheap flights from Phoenix. With carriers like British Airways, Air Canada, Southwest Airlines, and United Airlines operating out of the airport, you can find both domestic and international flights. The airport has four terminals, and it offers flights to more than 100 destinations.
Transportation to Sky Harbor
Do not forget to add transportation to your trip planner. The metro light rail has a stop located near the airport, and it only costs a few dollars to ride the rail. The airport provides its own shuttle, which makes a stop at the rail stop. You can ride the shuttle to any one of the terminals. Mayflower Cab, AAA/Yellow Cab, and Apache Taxi are also available. The taxis charge $5 for the first mile and $2.30 for each additional mile with a minimum of $15 per ride.
Airport Parking Choices
Sky Harbor offers four parking areas for those who drive to the airport, and these options include uncovered parking and parking garages. Long-term parking ranges in price from $9 to $11 per day, while the hourly garages charge $4 per hour or $25 per day.
Grab a Meal
If you have some time to waste before your flight leaves, you can visit one of the restaurants at the airport. These restaurants can fit any budget because there are cheaper places like Wendy's and sit-down eateries like Round Table Pizza and Paradise Bakery Cafe. With Orbitz.com, you can plan every detail of your trip. Not only can you find cheap flights from Phoenix but you can also look for rental cars, hotels, and things you need for your trip.
Trips to Melbourne, Florida
Flights to Melbourne, Florida, arrive at the Melbourne International Airport. Located at One Air Terminal Parkway, the airport is just 1.5 miles from the city's downtown area. The three runways handle mostly general aviation traffic, with the few scheduled commercial flights provided primarily by Delta Air Lines, Delta Connection and US Airways Express.
Transportation From Melbourne International Airport
The Melbourne International Airport offers a variety of transportation options to take you from the airport to the city. The Melbourne Airport Express provides door-to-door service for large groups, and rates vary according to destination. The Space Coast Area Transit service provides buses to the city center for a fare of $1.25. Taxi service is also available, with rates staring at $45 to the nearest resorts and about $5 to take you to the city center.
The Weather in Melbourne
Melbourne is a city of hot, humid summers interspersed with mild winters. The summer temperatures are over 90 degrees Fahrenheit during the hottest months of July and August, with the temperature dropping to average lows in the 70s during the evenings. In wintertime, the highs are in the 70s, with lows averaging in the low 50s. Visitors should wear light, airy clothing, because the area has frequent high heat and humidity. During the winters, a light to moderate jacket should suffice.
Things to Do in Melbourne
The population of Melbourne was only 76,068 in 2010, but it nearly doubles each year with the annual Melbourne Arts Festival. The festival attracts nearly 60,000 visitors each April, with many arriving on cheap flights to Melbourne from locations all over the world. Along with the arts festival, Melbourne also hosts an annual IndiaFest in February and the Melbourne Independent Filmmakers' Festival each November. Seats on flights to the city can be booked online using Orbitz.com.
Cheap flights from Phoenix to Melbourne
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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Phoenix and Melbourne airports and terminals
Airports in PhoenixAZ, US
Sky Harbor Airport (PHX)
Distance from City Center: 3.9 miles
Mesa Gateway Airport (AZA)
Distance from City Center: 25.9 miles
Flight schedule for flights from Phoenix to Melbourne on Sat, Dec 14, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|United Airlines/US Airways||UA2353/US4737||PHX||5:00 AM||MLB||1:15 PM||321/CRJ||6hr 15min|
|US Airways/US Airways||US1967/US4737||PHX||5:00 AM||MLB||1:15 PM||321/CRJ||6hr 15min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL1446/DL2213||PHX||7:15 AM||MLB||2:49 PM||757/M88||5hr 34min|
|United Airlines/US Airways||UA2768/US4735||PHX||7:40 AM||MLB||6:03 PM||321/CRJ||8hr 23min|
|United Airlines/US Airways||UA3049/US4735||PHX||9:35 AM||MLB||6:03 PM||321/CRJ||6hr 28min|
|US Airways/US Airways||US420/US4735||PHX||7:40 AM||MLB||6:03 PM||321/CRJ||8hr 23min|
|US Airways/US Airways||US631/US4735||PHX||9:35 AM||MLB||6:03 PM||321/CRJ||6hr 28min|
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