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London to Melbourne Flights

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Selected fares from London to Melbourne

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip fares
LON MEL Fri, 24 Apr - Fri, 1 May £614
LON MEL Mon, 1 Jun - Sun, 7 Jun £650
LON MEL Tue, 5 May - Thu, 14 May £692
LON MEL Thu, 16 Apr - Thu, 14 May £702
LON MEL Wed, 13 May - Mon, 25 May £707
LON MEL Tue, 5 May - Tue, 2 Jun £797
LON MEL Sun, 3 May - Sun, 10 May £842
LON MEL Wed, 27 May - Thu, 4 Jun £901
LON MEL Tue, 5 May - Tue, 2 Jun £1,392
LON MEL Wed, 6 May - Wed, 13 May £4,153

Flights from London

There are several good options when booking flights from London. With a number of large international airports, London is a major hub for air transport, and is therefore a good starting point for travel to many destinations around the world. London Heathrow, London Gatwick, and London Stansted are all busy departure points, and can all be reached by road or public transport from the city centre. London City and London Luton airports are also departure points for flights from London.

Getting to the airport

When travelling by car, each of the major airports offers extensive parking facilities, often with dedicated bus transfer from the car park to the air terminals. Meanwhile, there are also a number of ways to get to the airports by public transport. London Heathrow, for example, is 15 miles from central London and can be reached in about an hour on the Piccadilly line of the London Underground, or in 15 to 30 minutes by express train from Paddington station. London Gatwick, 28 miles outside central London, can be reached by express train from Victoria station in about half an hour. London Stansted is further away, at 40 miles from central London, and is 45 minutes away by train from Liverpool Street station.

Flights London: booking at ebookers.com

With the number of airports within easy reach of central London, there are good possibilities for different flights from London to Melbourne. For a comprehensive search of current offers, check ebookers.com. As well as air travel, ebookers.com lets travellers book car rental and accommodation in just a few clicks.

Melbourne International Airport

Australia's second-largest city, Melbourne, is situated at the top of Port Phillip Bay on the continent's south-eastern coastline. Melbourne serves as capital for the state of Victoria and offers visitors extensive shopping, cultural, and sporting activities. If you're searching for discount prices on airfare to Melbourne, ebookers can find you the best deals, as well as help you arrange every detail of your travel itinerary. You'll be flying into the Melbourne International Airport, which is located approximately sixteen miles from the centre of the city. Before you leave the airport, you can check out the many duty-free shops inside or grab a quick coffee at Café Vue.

Transportation from Melbourne International Airport

If you've arranged your car rental with ebookers, you can find counters for Hertz, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Thrifty, and Redspot on the ground floor of the airport's short-term car park. Skybus offers visitors arriving in Melbourne transport to the city for $17 for one person and $38 for families. Metropolitan Melbourne Bus Services and several other shuttle and bus companies offer pickups for passengers outside the main terminal that will get you into the city quickly. You can hail a taxi outside the short-term car park or arrange for a pickup in advance.

Weather in Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne's oceanic climate makes weather in the city hard to predict. Cold fronts from the south sometimes bring in unseasonably cold temperatures during the spring and summer, so be sure to pack warm clothing no matter what season you're arriving. Average summer temperatures range between 20°C and 24°C, while winter temperatures average between 13°C and 16°C. Rain is common in every season, so be sure to pack and umbrella and rain gear.

Major Attractions in Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne is a modern multicultural city with a wide variety of museums, sporting events, places to shop, and more. Many travellers from the UK visit to tour the set of the popular soap opera, Neighbours. Phillip Island offers a unique opportunity to view the penguin parade, while a visit to Grampians National Park allows you to hike and view native wildlife and wildflowers in the Great Dividing Range. Whether you're visiting Melbourne for a quick getaway or planning an exciting family holiday, ebookers can help you find the best rates for airfare, hotel accommodation, and car rentals.

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May

Cheap weekend flights in May from London to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Fri, 1 May London (LHR) Melbourne (MEL) China Southern Airlines £657
Earn £6.57
Return Mon, 4 May Melbourne (MEL) London (LHR) China Southern Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from London to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Sat, 2 May London (LHR) Melbourne (MEL) China Southern Airlines £625
Earn £6.25
Return Mon, 11 May Melbourne (MEL) London (LHR) China Southern Airlines

Best one-week trip in May from London to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 7 May London (LHR) Melbourne (MEL) China Southern Airlines £627
Earn £6.27
Return Thu, 14 May Melbourne (MEL) London (LHR) China Southern Airlines
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June

Cheap weekend flights in June from London to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Fri, 5 Jun London (LHR) Melbourne (MEL) China Southern Airlines £627
Earn £6.27
Return Sun, 7 Jun Melbourne (MEL) London (LHR) China Southern Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from London to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Mon, 1 Jun London (LHR) Melbourne (MEL) China Southern Airlines £625
Earn £6.25
Return Wed, 10 Jun Melbourne (MEL) London (LHR) China Southern Airlines

Best one-week trip in June from London to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Tue, 2 Jun London (LHR) Melbourne (MEL) China Southern Airlines £627
Earn £6.27
Return Tue, 9 Jun Melbourne (MEL) London (LHR) China Southern Airlines
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July

Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from London to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Sat, 4 Jul London (LHR) Melbourne (MEL) Royal Brunei Airlines £703
Earn £7.03
Return Fri, 2 Oct Melbourne (MEL) London (LHR) Royal Brunei Airlines

Best one-week trip in July from London to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Sat, 4 Jul London (LHR) Melbourne (MEL) Royal Brunei Airlines £726
Earn £7.26
Return Sat, 11 Jul Melbourne (MEL) London (LHR) Royal Brunei Airlines
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London and Melbourne airports and terminals

Airports in London, GB

map of airports in London
  • 1

    Heathrow Airport (LHR)

    Distance from City Center: 14 miles

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    Gatwick airport (LGW)

    Distance from City Center: 25 miles

  • 3

    Stansted airport (STN)

    Distance from City Center: 30.2 miles

  • 4

    Luton airport (LTN)

    Distance from City Center: 27.4 miles

  • 5

    London-City airport (LCY)

    Distance from City Center: 7.4 miles

  • 6

    Southend airport (SEN)

    Distance from City Center: 35.9 miles

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Airports in Melbourne VI, AU

map of airports in Melbourne
  • 1

    Melbourne Airport (MEL)

    Distance from City Center: 12.3 miles

  • 2

    Avalon airport (AVV)

    Distance from City Center: 31.1 miles

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Flight schedule for flights from London to Melbourne on Thu, Apr 2, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Aer Lingus/Aer Lingus EI8012/EI8060 LHR 09:15 MEL 18:55 388/77W 23hr 40min
Etihad Airways/airberlin EY12/AB4054 LHR 09:30 MEL 18:55 388/77W 23hr 25min
Etihad Airways/Alitalia EY12/AZ3924 LHR 09:30 MEL 18:55 388/77W 23hr 25min
Etihad Airways/Etihad Airways EY12/EY460 LHR 09:30 MEL 18:55 388/77W 23hr 25min
Etihad Airways/Virgin Australia EY12/VA7094 LHR 09:30 MEL 18:55 388/77W 23hr 25min
Air New Zealand/Air New Zealand NZ4292/NZ4260 LHR 09:15 MEL 18:55 388/77W 23hr 40min
SAS Scandinavian Airlines/airberlin SK8212/AB4054 LHR 09:15 MEL 18:55 388/77W 23hr 40min
SAS Scandinavian Airlines/Alitalia SK8212/AZ3924 LHR 09:15 MEL 18:55 388/77W 23hr 40min
SAS Scandinavian Airlines/Etihad Airways SK8212/EY460 LHR 09:15 MEL 18:55 388/77W 23hr 40min
SAS Scandinavian Airlines/Virgin Australia SK8212/VA7094 LHR 09:15 MEL 18:55 388/77W 23hr 40min
Virgin Australia/Virgin Australia VA7012/VA7094 LHR 09:15 MEL 18:55 380/77W 23hr 40min
Thai Airways/Thai Airways TG911/TG461 LHR 12:30 MEL 21:00 747/777 22hr 30min
Singapore Airlines/Singapore Airlines SQ305/SQ217 LHR 13:35 MEL 21:10 77W/77W 21hr 35min