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Last minute flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles

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Melbourne Los Angeles
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Wed., 31 Jul. MEL - LAX
Thu., 01 Aug. LAX - MEL
$2021 $1910
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Thu., 12 Sep. MEL - LAX
$556 $533
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Wed., 07 Aug. MEL - LAX
Sat., 10 Aug. LAX - MEL
$1035 $1022
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Wed., 17 Jul. MEL - LAX
Fri., 19 Jul. LAX - MEL
$3047 $3021
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Sun., 21 Jul. MEL - LAX
Tue., 23 Jul. LAX - MEL
$1637
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Fri., 26 Jul. MEL - LAX
Tue., 30 Jul. LAX - MEL
$1974 $1944
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Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
50% Trains in Los Angeles are 50% cheaper than in Melbourne.
Melbourne $5.3
Los Angeles $2.6
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
50% The average meal is 50% more expensive in Los Angeles than in Melbourne.
Melbourne $23
Los Angeles $35.6
Exchange rate
1 AUD = 0.68 USD
1 USD = 1.49 AUD
Last checked on 10 July 2024
Distance: 12774 kms
Melbourne airports
Melbourne Airport (MEL) How far from city centre: 11 kms
Avalon Airport (AVV) How far from city centre: 50 kms
Essendon (MEB) How far from city centre: 15 kms
Moorabbin (MBW) How far from city centre: 15 kms
Los Angeles airports
Los Angeles Intl Airport (LAX) How far from city centre: 20 kms
Burbank Glendale Pasadena Airport (BUR) How far from city centre: 19 kms
Van Nuys (VNY) How far from city centre: 29 kms
Whiteman (WHP) How far from city centre: 28 kms
Ontario International (ONT) How far from city centre: 58 kms
Avalon Bay (AVX) How far from city centre: 81 kms

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles

How long does the flight take to go from Melbourne to Los Angeles?
The total flight time between Melbourne and Los Angeles is of around 18:24 hours on average, considering an average distance of 15,805 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles is $533. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Los Angeles expensive to visit compared to Melbourne?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Los Angeles costs an average of 4.60 AUD, 16% cheaper than Melbourne, with a fare of 5.50 AUD, while train tickets costs 51% less in Los Angeles: 2.60 AUD against 5.30 AUD in Melbourne. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 35.60 AUD in Los Angeles, 55% more than the 23.00 AUD in Melbourne. The price of the coffee is around 53% more expensive in Los Angeles, with an average of 8.01 AUD , while in Melbourne the coffee costs 5.22 AUD.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions United States may apply when travelling from Melbourne. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
How is the weather in Los Angeles compared to Melbourne?
While in Melbourne the temperatures can reach an average of 37.14 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 3.0 mm ,Los Angeles's temperatures can go up to 36.22 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 1.09 ºC in Los Angeles, compared to the -1.12 ºC average degrees reported in Melbourne. During the winter period, Melbourne can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Los Angeles have an average of 12.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Melbourne and Los Angeles?
The main airport route flying between Melbourne and Los Angeles is: Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Los Angeles Intl Airport (LAX). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • United Airlines.
  • Qantas Airways.
  • Virgin Australia.

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