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Cheapest Flights from London (LHR) to Melbourne (MEL)

Airfares from Heathrow to Tullamarine for one-way flights were as low as AU$957 and round trip flights were AU$1,306 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Find the Cheapest Flights from London (LHR) to Melbourne (MEL)

Work hard, travel harder! Wotif brings you the cheapest London to Melbourne flights, making it possible to have a five star holiday without that five star price tag. Browse and compare our top LHR to MEL routes and airport options. So, go ahead and treat yourself, your sweetheart, or the kids to an unforgettable holiday this year.

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Traveling From Heathrow
Origin Airport
Origin Airport IATA Code LHR
Traveling To Tullamarine
Destination Airport
Destination Airport IATA Code MEL
Number of Airlines Serving
Average Flight Time hours mins
Direct Flight Time hours mins
Flight Price AU$1,306

FAQs about flights from Heathrow (LHR) to Tullamarine (MEL)

Can I take a flight from LHR to Tullamarine Airport (MEL) right now?

The Covid-19 Travel Advisor is where to go for important info on Tullamarine Airport quarantine and flying restrictions. Look before you book to avoid getting stuck in a bind.

How long is the flight from LHR to Tullamarine Airport?

The more prepared you are for your flight of approximately 20 hours and 34 minutes, the better you'll find it. A plush neck pillow, a gripping novel and a change of clothes should be in your carry-on when heading from LHR to MEL.

What airlines fly direct from Heathrow Airport to Tullamarine Airport?

You can't fly directly between Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Tullamarine Airport at the moment, but Singapore Airlines, British Airways and Emirates offer flights with just one simple stopover. Why not take advantage of that layover? Escape your annoying seat mate or enjoy a spot of retail therapy — see, it's not all that bad!

What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Tullamarine Airport due to COVID-19?

If your travel plans to MEL have been affected by COVID-19, you may be able to make a no-change-fee cancellation and score a credit that you can use on another flight. Sign in to your Wotif account to see if your booking is eligible. If you still have questions, our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more info.

Does Wotif offer flights with flexible change policies?

Some airlines offer the option to change your MEL flight without a fee. That way, you won't get stung with extra costs — but you'll have to pay any difference between the old flight and the new one. Stress less by keeping your eye out for the "no change fees" filter when you book.

How many flights are there from LHR to Tullamarine Airport?

If you'd like to fly from London to Melbourne at the start of the week, somewhere in the middle or even on a Sunday, it's possible. Have a squiz at the 2 flights which operate every day and off you go.

If I'm planning to fly, what are some airlines that have COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules?

There are many airlines that have social distancing rules and use COVID-19 measures, including Virgin Australia, Jetstar and Qantas. Now you can take that long overdue holiday with confidence knowing that strategies, which may include electrostatic cleaning and providing passenger masks, are in place.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Here's an insider tip: Sunday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Tuesday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Saturday though; generally, our data showed that it had the highest average ticket price.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

Guess what? Boring old Thursday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights purchased on a Thursday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on a Sunday also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Tuesday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you're booking early in the week.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2020, our data shows March is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the month of June can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it's best to get in early if June is your preferred travel month.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Wotif up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to Wotif's 2020 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 4 weeks to 3 months prior to travel.

How can I save money on flights?

Looking for clever ways to save on your next trip? Try mixing and matching airlines and fare types. Our data tells us, travellers who booked flights on Wotif in 2020 saved close to 50% off their airfare, when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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London to Melbourne Flight Deals from AU$1,306

Considering a quick trip to Melbourne, but not sure which is the best route for you? Well, you’re in luck! Wotif has done the hard work, so all you need to do is check out these flights from LHR to MEL. With heaps of cheap fares from London, we guarantee you’ll be arriving to your holiday destination in style without emptying your bank account in the process.

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Choose from flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$1,306 and rising to AU$1,528 depending on the cabin class, travel dates, and airline carrier. And if you’re up for a last-minute getaway, you can get great deals on flights from London to Melbourne today!  

Find cheap airfares to Melbourne from London 

Here are our insider tips for bagging a flight bargain: 

  • Look for midweek flights and late night, early morning arrival and departure times
  • Check out other airports near London and Melbourne
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in March)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

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Great places to stay after flight from London to Melbourne

PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport
PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport
4.5 out of 5
Arrival Drive, Melbourne Airport, VIC
The price is AU$192 per night from 1 Jan. to 1 Jan.
Located in Melbourne, this family-friendly hotel is 1.9 mi (3 km) from URBNSURF Sports Park, and within 9 mi (15 km) of DFO Essendon and Moonee Valley Racecourse. ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (343 reviews)
"Friendly staff and close to the airport"

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PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport
1 Bdrm With Parking, Walk to Beach
1 Bdrm With Parking, Walk to Beach
18/180 Barkly St, Melbourne, VIC
Located in Melbourne Airport, this apartment building is 1.9 mi (3 km) from URBNSURF Sports Park and within 9 miles (15 km) of Northern Golf Club and Overnewton ...
1 Bdrm With Parking, Walk to Beach
Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport, an IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport, an IHG Hotel
4 out of 5
10-14 Centre Road, Melbourne Airport, VIC
Located near the airport, this family-friendly hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of DFO Essendon, Progress Reserve and Moonee Valley Racecourse. Royal Melbourne Showgrounds ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (346 reviews)
"Cleanliness, friendly staff, excellent service. Nothing was too much trouble all staff went out of their way for us to enjoy our stay."

Reviewed on 23 Mar. 2020

Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport, an IHG Hotel
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on from , as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.