Cheap flights from Vancouver to Melbourne

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The best prices from Vancouver to Melbourne are usually found in November or May, booked 51 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from
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 - MEL
Price
C$ 1,150 - C$ 1,717
MEL
Temperature
22 - 32 °C
MEL
Rainfall
26 - 170 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$ 1,294

Average for round-trip flights in July 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 1,150

From Vancouver 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 Vancouver to Melbourne?

Flying to your destination on a Wednesday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Melbourne. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 3% by booking at least 15 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$ 1,496.

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

Our data shows that July tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Melbourne from Vancouver. Users have commonly found prices around C$ 1,501 for the month, but tickets can be as low as C$ 1,165. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Vancouver to Melbourne (8CA - MEL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Vancouver to Melbourne in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 18% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Vancouver to Melbourne in July, August 2021

The best prices found for YVR to MEL flights for July, August
30 Jul - 13 Aug
C$ 11,484pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
23 Aug - 30 Aug
C$ 12,194pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
30 Jul - 13 Aug
C$ 12,209pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Vancouver to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Vancouver found for this year
10 Oct - 15 Oct
C$ 1,221pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
11 Oct - 15 Oct
C$ 1,349pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
3 Dec - 7 Jan
C$ 1,405pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

One-way flights to Melbourne from Vancouver

The cheapest one-way flights from Vancouver to Melbourne
9:00 a.m. - 6:35 a.m.
American Airlines
3 stops
76h 35m
YVR - MEL
American Airlines
C$ 7,254

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

What airport do you fly into for flights to Melbourne from Vancouver?

Melbourne (MEL), located 19.3 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Vancouver to Melbourne. 13 airlines have flights to Melbourne from Vancouver on a regular basis. Booking flights from Vancouver to Melbourne should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Vancouver per day.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Vancouver to Melbourne to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Philippine Airlines to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Vancouver to Melbourne include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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$ 1,256 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver to Melbourne for under C$ 1,256. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just C$ 1,221, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 2,106.

Are there direct flights from Vancouver to Melbourne for under C$ 1,256 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Vancouver to Melbourne, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Is Vancouver weather warmer or cooler than Melbourne?

Temperatures around the 26 °C's can be experienced in January. The weather in Melbourne is hotter than in Vancouver. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Vancouver to Melbourne?

Departing from Vancouver to Melbourne will take you 20h 40m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

According to our current data, Air New Zealand (C$ 1,987), WestJet (C$ 2,679), and Cathay Pacific (C$ 3,881) offers the cheapest pricing from Vancouver to Melbourne.

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

C$ 7,254 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from American Airlines.

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 = $1.09
Average temperature for July in Melbourne
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Melbourne
112.0 mm

Airports servicing Vancouver

Vancouver Intl (YVR)
Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)

Airports servicing Melbourne

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$ 552 C$ 798 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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American Airlines
C$ 635 C$ 937 No cancel fee 71%
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XiamenAir
C$ 613 C$ 994 No cancel fee 49%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by XiamenAir. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Air New Zealand
C$ 754 C$ 1,010 No cancel fee 78%
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Qantas Airways
C$ 704 C$ 1,011 No cancel fee 74%
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United Airlines
C$ 693 C$ 1,015 No cancel fee 69%
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Cathay Pacific
C$ 928 C$ 1,053 No cancel fee 72%
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Air China
C$ 736 C$ 1,070 No cancel fee 67%
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China Southern
C$ 649 C$ 1,135 No cancel fee 69%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Southern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Philippine Airlines
C$ 913 C$ 1,261 No cancel fee 60%
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