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

One-way flights were as low as AU$637 and round trip flights were AU$997 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.


Melbourne to Los Angeles Flight Deals from AU$997

Considering a quick trip to Los Angeles, 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 MEL to LAX. With heaps of cheap fares from Melbourne, we guarantee you’ll be arriving to your holiday destination in style without emptying your bank account in the process.

Best Days To Book Flights to Los Angeles (LAX) from Melbourne (MEL)

Flights Fare Calendar Find minimum fare between Tullamarine and Los Angeles Intl. Click this button to get previous days data Click this button to get next days data AU$9,259 AU$7,936 AU$6,614 AU$5,291 AU$3,968 AU$2,645 AU$1,323 AU$0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W Price is AU$2,920 on Qatar Airways Price is AU$5,484 on Jetstar Price is AU$2,750 on American Airlines Price is AU$9,259 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$2,820 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$2,770 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$2,473 on American Airlines Price is AU$3,923 on American Airlines Price is AU$5,504 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$3,570 on Qatar Airways Price is AU$1,823 on American Airlines Price is AU$3,385 on Etihad Airways Price is AU$3,350 on Etihad Airways Price is AU$3,568 on Qatar Airways Price is AU$3,568 on Qatar Airways Price is AU$3,350 on Etihad Airways Price is AU$3,350 on Etihad Airways Price is AU$3,385 on Etihad Airways Price is AU$2,848 on American Airlines Price is AU$3,608 on Qatar Airways Price is AU$2,961 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$2,911 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$2,911 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$2,911 on Qantas Airways

Tullamarine to Los Angeles Intl. 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 FromTullamarine
Origin Airport
Origin Airport IATA CodeMEL
Traveling ToLos Angeles Intl.
Destination Airport
Destination Airport IATA CodeLAX
Number of Airlines Serving
Average Flight Time hours mins
Direct Flight Time hours mins
Flight PriceAU$997

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

How long is the flight from Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX)?

One of the best things about a long-haul flight is that it basically forces you to take a step back from the craziness of normal life. Make use of the 15 hours and 8 minutes from Melbourne to Los Angeles to wet your whistle with a few frothies, finish that novel and squeeze in a decent kip.

What airlines fly direct from Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX)?

You can't travel directly between Tullamarine Airport (MEL) and Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX), but Qantas, Air New Zealand and China Eastern Airlines all have flights with just one easy stopover. Why not take advantage of that break? Escape your overly-familiar seat mate or indulge in some retail therapy — see, it ain't all that bad!

What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) due to COVID-19?

If your travel plans to Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) 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 Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) 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 Tullamarine Airport to LAX?

If you'd like to fly from Melbourne to Los Angeles at the beginning of the week, somewhere in the middle or even on a Sunday, consider it done. Check out the 2 flights which operate every day and away you go.

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 2019, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Monday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Saturday too; 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 Wednesday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2019, we found that flights purchased on a Wednesday 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 Saturday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you're booking on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2019, our data shows October is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the December holiday period can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it's best to get in early during peak periods.

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 2019 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 1-3 weeks 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 2019 saved close to 55% 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 2019. 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

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          ^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.