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Cheap Flights to Los Angeles from Melbourne

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Melbourne to Los Angeles route information

Origin Airport Tullamarine
Destination Airport Los Angeles Intl.
Airlines Serving Air Canada, Air China, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, American Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Fiji Airways, Philippine Airlines, Qantas Airways, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Australia, Xiamen Airlines
Flight Price AU$845
Distance 12,683 km



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Cheap MEL to LAX Flights

  • Question : How long is the flight from MEL to LAX?
    Answer : If you're able to take the direct flight (which is offered by Qantas), you will be able to leave MEL at 1:45 PM AEST and get to LAX at 9:00 AM PDT (14 hours and 15 minutes). Remember, there is a 19 hours time difference.
  • Question : Can I change the date of my flight?
    Answer : You sure can and you may save by changing when you take off. The lowest-cost day to fly in June is Tuesday. Flexibility is key when booking travel to help keep costs down.
  • Question : Is there an alternative airport near Los Angeles?
    Answer : The other airport is Long Beach Airport (LGB) which is 17 miles away from LAX and on average, flights are 25% cheaper for the coming two months. Save and put it towards your next trip.
  • Question : What is the cheapest airline flying from Melbourne to Los Angeles?
    Answer : Virgin Australia is the leader in keeping costs low for their passengers over the next three months. Fares are being booked at just $926 and, when compared to the high-end bookings of $12,083, it's a great deal.
  • Question : Is there a day of the week that has more departure times to choose from than other days?
    Answer : With four total flight time options, Monday provides the most flexibility from MEL to LAX. Friday currently offers the least amount of flight times with only two options.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
    Answer : The cheapest day to fly from Melbourne to Los Angeles is on Tuesday. So, if you are trying to save a little money on your next business trip look for flights on Tuesday.
  • Question : How long do most people stay in Los Angeles on average?
    Answer : Of course, you're not most people, but if you were, you'd stay around 18 days.

Apr 9, 2019

It was our first time that we went premium economy. It was so much better. Our flight attendants Benjamin and Peter were extremely helpful and friendly. If I could fault anything it was that the foot rest was too far away for my legs. What a terrible thing to have in a plane ! LOL will be flying this class from now on, just loved it!!

Mar 8, 2019

Aircraft arrived late departed late

Jan 25, 2019

Always a good time with qantas.

Jan 20, 2019

Our flight attendant Beau went over and beyond to make our trip enjoyable. He deserves recognition. Best service we've ever received on a plane. Nothing was too much trouble.

Jan 13, 2019

Food as always has to improve for long haul flights.

Dec 18, 2018

Faster checkin wait times, please

Dec 17, 2018

Grounds crew in Melbourne were extra wonderful!

Dec 11, 2018

Excellent friendly staff and meals not bad for plane food

Oct 22, 2018

Great flight

Aug 23, 2018

Maybe a nice snack instead of just crips on a 14 hour flight :)