Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne

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The best prices from Johannesburg to Melbourne are usually found in August or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Johannesburg to Melbourne

All the information you need to plan the best ZA1 to MEL flight in 2021: compare Johannesburg to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.

ZA1 - MEL

Price

R901 - R1 204

MEL

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

MEL

Precipitation

30 - 60 mm

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R13 300

From Johannesburg to Melbourne

One-way from

R11 056

One-way flight from Johannesburg to Melbourne

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg to Melbourne Airport?

Tuesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 4%.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 16% by booking at least 61 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 Johannesburg to Melbourne Airport within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at R17 227.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg to Melbourne Airport?

August can be a great time to fly to Melbourne Airport from Johannesburg with a flight ticket averaging about R14 646. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as R11 145. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Melbourne Airport (ZA1 - MEL)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Johannesburg to Melbourne Airport is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 25% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne in October, November 2021

The best prices found for Johannesburg to MEL flights in October, November
Nov 17 - Nov 24
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

43h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

25h 35m
R15 603

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 10/25/21

Nov 13 - Nov 20
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

25h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

40h 30m
R16 592

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 10/27/21

Nov 17 - Nov 24
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

39h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

25h 35m
R16 695

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 10/25/21

Johannesburg to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Johannesburg found for this year
Dec 21 - Jan 29
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

25h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

25h 35m
R15 440

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 10/24/21

Nov 17 - Nov 24
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

43h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

25h 35m
R15 603

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 10/25/21

Nov 13 - Nov 20
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

25h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

2 stops

40h 30m
R16 592

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 10/27/21

One-way flights to Melbourne from Johannesburg

The cheapest one-way flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne
Nov 15
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

24h 55m
R8 444

Emirates

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Deal found 10/25/21

Nov 16
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

25h 20m
R8 473

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 10/25/21

Nov 16
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

25h 20m
R8 576

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 10/26/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Johannesburg to Melbourne flights.

Which airlines flying from Johannesburg to Melbourne have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Qantas Airways, Etihad Airways, and Cathay Pacific flying from Johannesburg to Melbourne have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Johannesburg to Melbourne are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne Airport for under R15 500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne Airport for under R15 500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just R15 440, but on average you can expect to pay R16 813.

How popular is this Johannesburg to Melbourne Airport flight route?

This flight path from Johannesburg to Melbourne was viewed by 4 249 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Johannesburg to Melbourne Airport return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne Airport from R15 440 return. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Emirates, from R16 075, and Singapore Airlines, from R17 433.

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

R8 444 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Emirates. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways, with prices starting from R8 473 and R10 510, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg to Melbourne Airport?

Cathay Pacific, Emirates and Etihad Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Johannesburg to Melbourne Airport.

What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne Airport?

The cheapest flight price from Johannesburg to Melbourne Airport is R8 418. On average you can expect to pay R24 663. The most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Melbourne), can usually be booked for R15 130.

Can I fly to Melbourne from Johannesburg right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Johannesburg to Melbourne

Most visitors from Johannesburg will not be allowed to enter Melbourne.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

Documents
Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.


Can I fly back to Johannesburg from Melbourne?

Returning to Johannesburg from Melbourne

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Johannesburg.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg.

Top 7 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
CheapestR10 834
AverageR14 470
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
South African
CheapestR11 067
AverageR18 127
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
CheapestR11 302
AverageR14 129
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
CheapestR11 399
AverageR13 812
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
CheapestR12 601
AverageR16 991
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
CheapestR13 160
AverageR15 035
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
CheapestR13 318
AverageR16 535
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety