Cheap flights from Vancouver to Melbourne

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Vancouver (YVR) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best YVR to MEL flight in 2021: compare Vancouver to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
8CA - ME1
Price
C$ 916 - C$ 1,367
ME1
Temperature
8 - 20 °C
ME1
Precipitation
30 - 60 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop

Average price

C$ 1,747

Average for round-trip flights in December 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 1,170

From Vancouver to Melbourne

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Vancouver to Melbourne (8CA - ME1)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Vancouver to Melbourne as you normally would.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 8% by booking at least 51 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 Vancouver to Melbourne within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at C$ 1,389.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Vancouver to Melbourne?

November is one of the best times of the year to fly to Melbourne from Vancouver. Prices for November average C$ 1,312 per person but you can even find prices for as low as C$ 953. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a November flight can save you 33% on your journey compared to booking in November

Cheap flights from Vancouver to Melbourne in December, January 2022

The best prices found for YVR to MEL flights for December, January
1 Jan - 31 Mar
C$ 1,219pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
1 Jan - 30 Mar
C$ 1,462pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
1 Jan - 30 Mar
C$ 1,609pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Vancouver to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Vancouver found for this year
1 Dec - 8 Dec
C$ 1,855pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
1 Dec - 9 Dec
C$ 1,874pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
2 Dec - 9 Dec
C$ 1,905pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Last minute flights from Vancouver to Melbourne

Late deals on round-trip flights to Melbourne from Vancouver, departing today and this week
6 Dec - 30 Dec
C$ 2,281pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
6 Dec - 20 Dec
C$ 2,380pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
6 Dec - 30 Dec
C$ 2,408pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AVV
Melbourne Avalon
AVV
Melbourne Avalon
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

One-way flights to Melbourne from Vancouver

The cheapest one-way flights from Vancouver to Melbourne
7:45 a.m. - 6:50 p.m.
Japan Airlines
1 stop
40h 05m
YVR - MEL
Japan Airlines
C$ 1,183
8:15 a.m. - 5:50 a.m.
Singapore Airlines
1 stop
26h 35m
YVR - MEL
Singapore Airlines
C$ 1,196
SmartFares
4:45 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
31h 45m
YVR - MEL
Multiple Airlines
C$ 1,219
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Vancouver</span> to <span class="emphasized">Melbourne</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Vancouver to Melbourne

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

Qantas Airways, 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 Vancouver to Melbourne for under C$ 1,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver to Melbourne for under C$ 1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just C$ 1,218, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 1,320.

Are there last-minute flights available from Vancouver to Melbourne for under C$ 2,300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Vancouver to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than C$ 2,300.

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

Flying on Air New Zealand is currently your cheapest option to Melbourne, with prices starting at C$ 1,264. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Air Canada and Cathay Pacific, with the lowest prices starting at C$ 1,270 and C$ 1,285, respectively. You may be able to fly from Vancouver to Melbourne for 3% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Vancouver to Melbourne one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Singapore Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as C$ 1,045. Users have also found prices from C$ 1,132 and C$ 1,224 on Japan Airlines and Cathay Pacific, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Vancouver to Melbourne?

While on average a flight from Vancouver to Melbourne is generally C$ 1,548, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is C$ 695. When looking at the most popular route, (Vancouver Intl - Melbourne), you can expect to pay C$ 1,218 for that flight.

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

Before booking your flight from Vancouver to Melbourne check out the most popular airlines for this route: Sichuan Airlines, Major Airline or American Airlines.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Melbourne, Australia

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Vancouver to Melbourne

Most visitors from Vancouver will not be allowed to enter Melbourne.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Vancouver 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.


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

Returning to Vancouver from Melbourne

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

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

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Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Vancouver to Melbourne.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = $1.10
Average temperature for December in Melbourne
23.0 °C
Avg rainfall for December in Melbourne
92.0 mm

Airports servicing Vancouver

Vancouver Intl (YVR)
Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)

Airports servicing Melbourne

Avalon (AVV)
Melbourne Essendon (MEB)

Top 10 airlines flying from Vancouver to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Vancouver 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
China Eastern
C$ 706 C$ 1,020 No cancel fee 62%

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XiamenAir
C$ 784 C$ 1,269 No cancel fee 49%

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American Airlines
C$ 811 C$ 1,198 No cancel fee 71%
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China Southern
C$ 830 C$ 1,451 No cancel fee 69%
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United Airlines
C$ 886 C$ 1,297 No cancel fee 69%
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Qantas Airways
C$ 900 C$ 1,292 No cancel fee 74%
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Air China
C$ 940 C$ 1,367 No cancel fee 67%
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Air New Zealand
C$ 963 C$ 1,291 No cancel fee 78%
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Air Canada
C$ 990 C$ 1,685 No cancel fee 67%
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Philippine Airlines
C$ 1,167 C$ 1,611 No cancel fee 60%
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