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Cheapest Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Los Angeles (LAX)

Airfares from Tullamarine to Los Angeles Intl. for one-way flights were as low as AU$775 and round trip flights were AU$1,398 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles: Customer Reviews

26 Jun. 2019

If flying with two different carriers, Qantas and United Airlines and when travelling internally within America after a long haul flight, ensure you give yourself ample connecting time as the United Airlines terminal in LA is really far from the main terminal.

A verified traveller
Melbourne to Los Angeles · Qantas Airways
23 May 2019

Great experience, staff were wonderful

A verified traveller
Melbourne to Los Angeles · Virgin Australia
25 Sep. 2018

AA sent my bag to Bejing from LAX instead of to Sao Paulo. Not at all happy!!!!

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Melbourne to Los Angeles · American Airlines

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Melbourne to Los Angeles Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Los Angeles (LAX)

Work hard, travel harder! Wotif brings you the cheapest Melbourne to Los Angeles flights, making it possible to have a five star holiday without that five star price tag. Browse and compare our top MEL to LAX 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 Tullamarine
Origin Airport
Origin Airport IATA Code MEL
Traveling To Los Angeles Intl.
Destination Airport
Destination Airport IATA Code LAX
Number of Airlines Serving
Average Flight Time hours mins
Direct Flight Time hours mins
Flight Price AU$1,398

FAQs about flights from Tullamarine (MEL) to Los Angeles Intl. (LAX)

Can I take a flight from MEL to Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX) right now?

The first step in arranging a flight from Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to LAX is to have a squiz at the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. It's here you'll find everything you need to know about flying restrictions, quarantine and other policies.

What airlines fly direct from MEL to LAX?

Melbourne and Los Angeles, unfortunately, aren't connected by direct flights. However, Air New Zealand, Singapore Airlines and Cathay Pacific can get you to where you need to go. These airlines operate services from Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX) with only one stopover.

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

If your travel plans to LAX 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 LAX 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 MEL to LAX?

Just a click of a few buttons — that's how easy it is to kick-start your well-deserved jaunt to Los Angeles. All you have to do is secure a seat on one of the 7 flights between MEL and LAX every week.

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 Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines. 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 Wotif.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Address:
One World Way
Los Angeles CA, 90045-5803
United States
IATA code:
LAX
Longitude:
-118.408279
Latitude:
33.943399
Time zone:
America/Los_Angeles
Address:
Melbourne VIC,
Australia
IATA code:
MEL
Longitude:
144.843013
Latitude:
-37.673295
Time zone:
Australia/Sydney

Melbourne to Los Angeles Flight Deals from AU$1,398

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For a huge choice of flights, simply enter your travel dates and hit search and we’ll hunt out fantastic deals on one-way, return and multi-city airfares to Los Angeles from Melbourne from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Los Angeles in just hour(s) and mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Los Angeles from Melbourne 

Choose from flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$1,398 and rising to AU$1,559 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 Melbourne to Los Angeles today!  

Find cheap airfares to Los Angeles from Melbourne 

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 Melbourne and Los Angeles
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in February)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

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Great places to stay after flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham LAX
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham LAX
2.5 out of 5
5249 W Century Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
The price is AU$177 per night from 7 Dec. to 7 Dec.
Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Hollywood Park Casino, SoFi Stadium and Los Angeles Forum. Loyola Marymount University and ...
3.8/5 Good! (6 reviews)
"Good location to LAX, clean and helpful staff. Also reasonable value for money"

Reviewed on 4 Nov. 2019

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham LAX
Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel
Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel
4 out of 5
6101 W Century Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
The price is AU$209 per night from 7 Dec. to 7 Dec.
Situated near the airport, this eco-friendly hotel is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Hollywood Park Casino and within 6 miles (10 km) of SoFi Stadium and Los Angeles Forum. ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (13 reviews)
"We stayed for 5 nights. Received charges in small amounts that were ‘pending’ on our credit card whilst we were there. Several days after checking out the total amount confirmed as being charged was higher than the receipts given at check out!"

Reviewed on 19 Dec. 2019

Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel
Sonesta Los Angeles Airport LAX
Sonesta Los Angeles Airport LAX
4 out of 5
5985 W Century Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
The price is AU$179 per night from 7 Dec. to 7 Dec.
Situated near the airport, this hotel is 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from Hollywood Park Casino and within 6 miles (10 km) of SoFi Stadium and Los Angeles Forum. Loyola ...
4.2/5 Excellent! (17 reviews)
"Everything was great, the room, the bed, the service, the stuff was very helpfull. I would book with the hotel again."

Reviewed on 20 Mar. 2020

Sonesta Los Angeles Airport LAX
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 Wotif.com 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.