Cheap flights from Ottawa to Melbourne

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The best prices from Ottawa to Melbourne are usually found in June or July, booked 38 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Sunday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Ottawa (YOW) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best YOW to MEL flight in 2022: compare Ottawa to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
YOW - MEL
Price
C$ 960 - C$ 1,924
MEL
Temperature
8 - 20 °C
MEL
Rainfall
30 - 60 mm

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop

Average price

C$ 1,407

Average for round-trip flights in May 2022

Round-trip from

C$ 1,230

From Ottawa to Melbourne

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Ottawa to Melbourne Airport?

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 41% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Ottawa to Melbourne Airport (YOW - MEL)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Ottawa to Melbourne Airport is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 20% on airfare.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Ottawa to Melbourne Airport?

Find a great deal and save up to 3% by booking at least 39 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Ottawa to Melbourne Airport within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at C$ 1,852.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Ottawa to Melbourne Airport?

June is one of the best times of the year to fly to Melbourne Airport from Ottawa. Prices for June average C$ 1,637 per person but you can even find prices for as low as C$ 1,219. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January. Opting for a June flight can save you 50% on your journey compared to booking in January

Cheap flights from Ottawa to Melbourne in May, June 2022

The best prices found for YOW to MEL flights for May, June
29 Jun - 9 Jul
C$ 2,140pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
1 Jun - 31 Jul
C$ 2,165pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
28 Jun - 7 Aug
C$ 2,192pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

Ottawa to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Ottawa found for this year
17 Aug - 5 Sep
C$ 1,782pp
YOW
Ottawa
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
8 Aug - 25 Aug
C$ 1,784pp
YOW
Ottawa
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
6 Oct - 22 Oct
C$ 1,801pp
YOW
Ottawa
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

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Flight FAQs

From Ottawa to Melbourne

What airport do you fly from for flights from Ottawa to Melbourne?

Ottawa (YOW), located 10.6 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Ottawa to Melbourne. 4 airlines have flights from Ottawa to Melbourne on a regular basis. Booking flights from Ottawa to Melbourne should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Melbourne per day.

Which airlines flying from Ottawa to Melbourne have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

United Airlines, Air Canada, and Air New Zealand are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Ottawa to Melbourne Airport for under C$ 1,800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Melbourne Airport for under C$ 1,800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just C$ 1,782, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 1,985.

How popular is this Ottawa to Melbourne Airport flight route?

This flight path from Ottawa to Melbourne was viewed by 234 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Ottawa to Melbourne Airport round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Ottawa to Melbourne Airport round-trip from C$ 1,782. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Air Canada.

What are the cheapest flights from Ottawa to Melbourne Airport?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Ottawa to Melbourne Airport? While on average our users pay C$ 3,509, our data indicates the cheapest price to be C$ 1,315. The most popular route (Ottawa - Melbourne), is priced around C$ 1,974.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Ottawa to Melbourne Airport?

Air Canada, Air New Zealand and Qantas Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Ottawa to Melbourne Airport.

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COVID Restrictions

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Melbourne from Ottawa?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Ottawa to Melbourne

Most visitors from Ottawa need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Melbourne.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Ottawa are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Ottawa are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

Documents
Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.

Digital Passenger Declaration - You can start a DPD seven days before your flight to Australia, but you can only submit a DPD within 72 hours before your departure.


Do I need a test to fly back to Ottawa from Melbourne?

Returning to Ottawa from Melbourne

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Ottawa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Ottawa.

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Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Ottawa to Melbourne.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = $1.11
Average temperature for May in Melbourne
17.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Melbourne
38.0 mm

Airports servicing Ottawa

Airports servicing Melbourne

Top 4 airlines flying from Ottawa to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Ottawa to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
C$ 1,056 C$ 1,552 No cancel fee 69%
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Air New Zealand
C$ 1,786 C$ 1,916 No cancel fee 78%
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Air Canada
C$ 1,900 C$ 2,008 No cancel fee 67%
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Qantas Airways
C$ 1,963 C$ 2,245 No cancel fee 74%
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