Search for cheap flights to Melbourne with the leading airlines and save money flying to Australia from the UK in 2016 and 2017. We have a wide range of cheap Melbourne flights including last minute bargains, cheap tickets throughout the summer and excellent value Melbourne flights at Christmas and into the New Year. 2016 flights to Melbourne are also available which usually offer the best value when booked as early as possible so if you are visiting next year book now for the best prices. Our cheap flights to Melbourne can be booked online or over the phone with low cost airfares in first class, business class and economy all available. We have been booking flights to Australia for many years now and over this time have built our relationships with suppliers so we can provide the best discounts and lowest priced flights to Melbourne from London, Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow and other departure points across the UK. Our cheap Melbourne flights cannot be beaten on price so if you are flying to Melbourne from the UK book with Travelbag and save money now.
Our travel experts are available on 0871 703 4698 Costs 13p/min + network extras to book flights to Melbourne that suit your needs or alternatively use the search form to find flights to Melbourne from the UK that match your requirements and book online in a few easy steps. Whether you are looking for cheap flights to Melbourne for a holiday, to visit relatives, take in a sporting event or for business you can be certain the cheapest Melbourne flight deals are on offer right here. We offer a Best Price Guarantee where if you find identical flights to Melbourne cheaper elsewhere we will beat the price! This guarantee applies to all our economy, business class and first class flights to Melbourne in 2016 and 2017 so whenever and however you choose to travel you can be certain the best deal for your pocket is always available right here. We often have Melbourne flight offers so check back regularly or sign up to our flight alerts and be kept up to date with any discounts, deals and cheap flights to Melbourne and other destinations that may be of interest.
Melbourne is located in South East Australia and is the capital of Victoria and the second largest city in Australia. It is a cosmopolitan city popular for sports, tourism, entertainment and the arts with museums, galleries and other cultural attractions to enjoy. A favourite with ex-pats, Melbourne is packed with great bars & restaurants and is a city bubbling with enthusiasm and a great atmosphere.
Melbourne is sports mad and is host to regular cricket, rugby and Aussie Rules as well as number of international sporting events. Flights to Melbourne from the UK for the Australian Grand Prix sell out fast so book early to get the best deal for the race in 2016. If you are looking for accommodation to accompany your flights have a look at our Australia hotel deals for special offers in Melbourne. The Australian Open tennis is the first grand slam in the tennis calendar taking place in January 2016 so if you are planning a visit again book your Melbourne flights as soon as possible to get the best deal. For cricket fans the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) is an atmospheric stadium and worth taking in a match when in the city.
If you are planning a trip to Victoria and South East Australia then flights to Melbourne are the right choice. Melbourne is the gateway to this area and a number of brilliant attractions are within easy reach of the city. The Great Ocean Road is a scenic drive along the coast and offers stunning views - tours are available if you don't want to drive it yourself. If you want to sample some Australian wine and take in more great scenery visit the Yarra Valley, around 90 miles from Melbourne, to enjoy the wine, shopping and more. Philip Island is another great day out - around 90 minutes from Melbourne - the Penguin Parade, Kaola petting and much more are available at this scenic wildlife park.
Flying to Melbourne
Flights to Melbourne land at Melbourne International airport (MEL) with departures from major UK airports. Melbourne Airport (MEL) is to the north of the city and offers a 24 hour SkyBus shuttle service to ferry visitors to and from the airport 24 hours a day. Direct flights to Melbourne are available from Heathrow with Qantas and British Airways providing regular scheduled flights that take around 22 hours to make the 10500 mile journey. Most flights to Melbourne from the UK stop off in Singapore, Bangkok or other locations in Asia which can add another exciting dimension to your trip to Australia if you choose to stop for a few days along the way. Flights to Melbourne are available with various airlines including Qantas, Emirates, British Airways, Malaysia Airlines and more.
Melbourne Climate (the best time to fly)
The summer season runs between December and March and is the peak season for flights to Melbourne. Average daytime temperatures during this period are around 26°C with temperatures soaring up to 40°C on the hottest days of the year. Winter (our summer) is cool in Melbourne so don't expect a suntan if you travel between June and August but expect lower cost airfares over this period.
More than just flights to Melbourne
If you are looking for more than just a flight to Melbourne we have excellent value holidays to Australia including superb multi centre Australia holidays that combine Melbourne with other quality destinations and if you are looking for a tour that takes in the best this vast country has to offer have a look at our Australia tours with great deals available on packages in 2016 and 2017.
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