Cheap flights from Ottawa to Melbourne

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Melbourne (MEL)
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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 2021: compare Ottawa to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
YOW - MEL
Price
C$ 1,228 - C$ 2,460
MEL
Temperature
8 - 20 °C
MEL
Precipitation
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$ 1,712

Average for round-trip flights in September 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 1,228

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.

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$ 1,848.

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$ 1,633 per person but you can even find prices for as low as C$ 1,216. 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 June

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.

One-way flights to Melbourne from Ottawa

The cheapest one-way flights from Ottawa to Melbourne
8:00 a.m. - 5:35 a.m.
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
29h 35m
YOW - MEL
Multiple Airlines
C$ 3,160
CheapOair
2:45 a.m. - 5:35 a.m.
Qantas Airways
3 stops
34h 50m
YOW - MEL
Qantas Airways
C$ 5,385
2:40 a.m. - 4:30 a.m.
United Airlines
2 stops
33h 50m
YOW - MEL
United Airlines
C$ 6,767
United

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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?

Air Canada, United Airlines, and Qantas Airways 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.

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 to fly from Ottawa to Melbourne Airport one-way?

C$ 2,316 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from WestJet. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Qantas Airways and United Airlines, with prices starting from C$ 2,377 and C$ 6,767, respectively.

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$ 3,086, our data indicates the cheapest price to be C$ 1,015. The most popular route (Ottawa - Melbourne), is priced around C$ 2,990.

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 will not be allowed to enter Melbourne.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Ottawa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

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

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


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) test taken 72 hours 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 = $1.08
Average temperature for September in Melbourne
17.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Melbourne
41.0 mm

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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
Qantas Airways
C$ 1,046 C$ 1,284 No cancel fee 74%
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United Airlines
C$ 1,053 C$ 1,548 No cancel fee 69%
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Air New Zealand
C$ 1,081 C$ 1,239 No cancel fee 78%
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Air Canada
C$ 1,285 C$ 1,972 No cancel fee 67%
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