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Cheap flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport from R9 684

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Melbourne Airport departing on 16/3. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
JNB — MEL
Mrz 5 — Mrz 121
1 adult
Di 5/3
Di 12/3

The best prices from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Melbourne are usually found in March or April, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

Cheap flight deals from OR Tambo to Melbourne

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from OR Tambo (JNB) to Melbourne (MEL). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 1 März 2024.

Popular in

January

Cheapest in

March

Round-trip from

R385 588

One-way from

R13 008
High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
From Johannesburg OR Tambo to Melbourne
One-way flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Melbourne

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

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Melbourne Airport. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 54 days in advance, which can save you up to 19% on flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 54 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at R26 400. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from R28 168.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Melbourne Airport from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport average R24 229. You can even find prices in March for less than R24 229, as users have found deals to Melbourne Airport from as low as R17 120. The month of January appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Melbourne Airport from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 18%.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 28% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap Etihad Airways flights from OR Tambo to Melbourne

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Etihad Airways for the route between OR Tambo and Melbourne. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
Check out some of the cheapest Etihad Airways flights we've come across from Johannesburg to Melbourne. It's recommended that users confirm their flight details before booking.
So 10/39:50JNB - MEL
1 stop35h 25mEtihad Airways
Di 19/318:00MEL - JNB
2 stops47h 30mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R18 349
So 10/39:50JNB - MEL
1 stop35h 25mEtihad Airways
Mi 20/321:40MEL - JNB
1 stop43h 50mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R18 561
Mi 13/39:50JNB - MEL
2 stops28h 15mEtihad Airways
Di 19/318:00MEL - JNB
2 stops47h 30mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R18 772
So 10/39:50JNB - MEL
1 stop35h 25mEtihad Airways
Fr 22/321:40MEL - JNB
1 stop43h 50mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R18 791
Mo 4/39:50JNB - MEL
2 stops28h 15mEtihad Airways
Mo 11/317:15MEL - JNB
2 stops48h 15mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R18 945
Mi 13/39:50JNB - MEL
2 stops28h 15mEtihad Airways
Mi 20/321:40MEL - JNB
1 stop43h 50mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R18 983
Mi 13/39:50JNB - MEL
2 stops28h 15mEtihad Airways
Fr 22/321:40MEL - JNB
1 stop43h 50mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R19 041
Fr 15/39:50JNB - MEL
2 stops36h 45mEtihad Airways
Di 19/318:00MEL - JNB
2 stops47h 30mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R19 176
Mi 13/39:50JNB - MEL
2 stops28h 15mEtihad Airways
Di 19/316:10MEL - JNB
1 stop25h 20mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R19 214

Cheap Cathay Pacific flights from OR Tambo to Melbourne

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Cathay Pacific for the route between OR Tambo and Melbourne. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
Browse through some of the cheapest Cathay Pacific flights travelling from Johannesburg to Melbourne. If these deals don't fit your criteria, make sure to check back soon as new deals are always added.
Di 12/311:20JNB - MEL
1 stop26h 40mCathay Pacific
Sa 23/315:35MEL - JNB
1 stop24h 55mCathay Pacific
Deal found 28/2R19 694
So 10/311:20JNB - MEL
1 stop26h 40mCathay Pacific
Mo 25/315:35MEL - JNB
1 stop24h 55mCathay Pacific
Deal found 28/2R20 117
Di 2/411:20JNB - MEL
1 stop39h 55mCathay Pacific
So 21/423:45MEL - JNB
1 stop39h 55mCathay Pacific
Deal found 29/2R20 271
Di 12/311:20JNB - MEL
1 stop26h 40mCathay Pacific
Sa 23/312:00MEL - JNB
2 stops28h 30mCathay Pacific
Deal found 28/2R20 520
Fr 15/311:20JNB - MEL
1 stop26h 40mCathay Pacific
Mo 18/31:00MEL - JNB
2 stops41h 40mCathay Pacific
Deal found 28/2R21 001
Di 12/311:20JNB - MEL
1 stop26h 40mCathay Pacific
So 24/319:00MEL - JNB
2 stops45h 30mCathay Pacific
Deal found 28/2R21 078
Fr 15/311:20JNB - MEL
2 stops38h 15mCathay Pacific
Mo 25/315:35MEL - JNB
1 stop24h 55mCathay Pacific
Deal found 28/2R21 116
Mi 29/513:35JNB - MEL
2 stops32h 25mCathay Pacific
Do 13/614:25MEL - JNB
1 stop25h 10mCathay Pacific
Deal found 27/2R21 251
Mo 1/413:35JNB - MEL
2 stops37h 40mCathay Pacific
Sa 20/414:25MEL - JNB
1 stop25h 15mCathay Pacific
Deal found 29/2R21 808

Cheap OR Tambo to Melbourne flights in March & April 2024

Find cheap flight options from OR Tambo to Melbourne specifically for the months of March and April 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Prices were last updated on 1 März 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Mi 13/39:50JNB - MEL
2 stops37h 30mEtihad Airways
Mi 17/421:10MEL - JNB
1 stop43h 25mEtihad Airways
Deal found 29/2R19 329
So 17/39:25JNB - MEL
1 stop24h 00mQatar Airways
Di 30/715:15MEL - JNB
1 stop33h 45mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R20 424
So 17/39:50JNB - MEL
1 stop35h 25mEtihad Airways
Di 30/717:00MEL - JNB
2 stops47h 30mEtihad Airways
Deal found 29/2R20 886
Mi 13/313:40JNB - MEL
1 stop24h 25mMultiple Airlines
Mi 17/412:05MEL - JNB
3 stops35h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R21 020
So 17/39:50JNB - MEL
2 stops28h 15mEtihad Airways
Di 30/717:00MEL - JNB
2 stops47h 30mEtihad Airways
Deal found 29/2R21 308
Mi 13/39:25JNB - MEL
1 stop24h 00mMultiple Airlines
Mi 17/421:10MEL - JNB
1 stop43h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R21 616
So 31/39:50JNB - MEL
1 stop35h 15mEtihad Airways
Di 9/415:15MEL - JNB
1 stop25h 20mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R21 693
Mi 13/313:40JNB - MEL
1 stop24h 25mMultiple Airlines
Di 16/40:30MEL - JNB
3 stops47h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R21 904
So 31/311:20JNB - MEL
1 stop39h 55mCathay Pacific
Sa 20/414:25MEL - JNB
1 stop25h 15mCathay Pacific
Deal found 29/2R22 115

OR Tambo to Melbourne 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between OR Tambo and Melbourne in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
So 10/1113:45JNB - MEL
1 stop19h 25mSingapore Airlines
So 1/127:00MEL - JNB
1 stop23h 15mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 29/2R17 389
Mo 11/1113:45JNB - MEL
1 stop33h 30mSingapore Airlines
So 1/127:00MEL - JNB
1 stop23h 15mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 29/2R17 542
Mo 11/1113:45JNB - MEL
1 stop36h 05mSingapore Airlines
Sa 30/110:35MEL - JNB
1 stop29h 40mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 29/2R17 773
Sa 9/1113:45JNB - MEL
1 stop19h 25mSingapore Airlines
So 1/127:00MEL - JNB
1 stop23h 15mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 29/2R17 888
Do 17/1013:45JNB - MEL
1 stop19h 25mSingapore Airlines
Do 7/1119:25MEL - JNB
1 stop19h 45mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 29/2R18 388
Fr 8/1113:45JNB - MEL
1 stop19h 25mSingapore Airlines
So 1/127:00MEL - JNB
1 stop23h 15mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 29/2R18 484
So 20/1013:45JNB - MEL
1 stop36h 05mSingapore Airlines
So 10/1119:25MEL - JNB
1 stop19h 45mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 29/2R18 945
Do 17/1013:45JNB - MEL
1 stop19h 25mSingapore Airlines
Di 12/1119:25MEL - JNB
1 stop19h 45mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 29/2R18 983
Do 21/1113:45JNB - MEL
1 stop19h 25mSingapore Airlines
Do 9/10:35MEL - JNB
1 stop29h 40mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 29/2R19 099

OR Tambo to Melbourne flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from OR Tambo to Melbourne for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
Consider one of these great deals we found on last-minute flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne. Users should be sure to double check the price, date, and time of their last-minute flight.
So 10/39:50JNB - MEL
1 stop35h 25mEtihad Airways
Di 19/318:00MEL - JNB
2 stops47h 30mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R18 349
So 10/39:50JNB - MEL
1 stop35h 25mEtihad Airways
Mi 20/321:40MEL - JNB
1 stop43h 50mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R18 561
So 10/39:50JNB - MEL
1 stop35h 25mEtihad Airways
Fr 22/321:40MEL - JNB
1 stop43h 50mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R18 791
So 10/39:50JNB - MEL
1 stop35h 25mEtihad Airways
Mi 20/312:00MEL - JNB
2 stops29h 30mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R19 233
So 10/39:50JNB - MEL
2 stops37h 30mEtihad Airways
Fr 22/321:40MEL - JNB
1 stop43h 50mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R19 886
So 10/311:20JNB - MEL
1 stop26h 40mCathay Pacific
Mo 25/315:35MEL - JNB
1 stop24h 55mCathay Pacific
Deal found 28/2R20 117
So 10/311:20JNB - MEL
1 stop26h 40mCathay Pacific
So 24/319:00MEL - JNB
2 stops45h 30mCathay Pacific
Deal found 28/2R21 078
So 10/39:50JNB - MEL
2 stops37h 30mEtihad Airways
Sa 23/316:10MEL - JNB
1 stop25h 20mEtihad Airways
Deal found 28/2R23 403
So 10/39:25JNB - MEL
1 stop24h 00mQatar Airways
So 24/316:00MEL - JNB
1 stop45h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 28/2R24 133

One-way flights to Melbourne from OR Tambo

Search for one-way flight options from OR Tambo to Melbourne. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. Users can also find round-trip Johannesburg to Melbourne flights by using the search form above.
Sa 16/319:50JNB - MEL
1 stop37h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 29/2R9 684
Sa 16/319:50JNB - MEL
1 stop37h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 28/2R9 799
Fr 15/31:15JNB - MEL
3 stops45h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R11 951
Sa 16/37:45JNB - MEL
3 stops52h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2R12 105
Fr 15/33:10JNB - MEL
2 stops34h 55mRwandAir
Deal found 29/2R12 393
Fr 15/33:10JNB - MEL
2 stops34h 55mRwandAir
Deal found 28/2R12 412
Fr 15/31:15JNB - MEL
3 stops45h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2R12 585
Sa 15/613:35JNB - MEL
2 stops37h 40mCathay Pacific
Deal found 29/2R13 008
Sa 16/314:30JNB - MEL
2 stops32h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2R13 046

Find flights from OR Tambo to Melbourne within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from OR Tambo to Melbourne that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 670 482 searches. Data last updated 1 März 2024.

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Johannesburg OR TamboMelbourne

JNB - MEL

JNBMEL

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mo 4/3

1 stop24h 25m

Melbourne

Mo 11/3

1 stop39h 45m

R16 831

Johannesburg OR TamboMelbourne

JNB - MEL

JNBMEL

Johannesburg OR Tambo

So 10/3

1 stop35h 25m

Melbourne

Di 19/3

2 stops47h 30m

R18 349

Johannesburg OR TamboMelbourne

JNB - MEL

JNBMEL

Johannesburg OR Tambo

So 10/3

1 stop35h 25m

Melbourne

Mi 20/3

1 stop43h 50m

R18 561

Johannesburg OR TamboMelbourne

JNB - MEL

JNBMEL

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Di 12/3

1 stop26h 40m

Melbourne

Sa 23/3

1 stop24h 55m

R19 694

Johannesburg OR TamboMelbourne

JNB - MEL

JNBMEL

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mo 4/3

1 stop24h 25m

Melbourne

Mo 11/3

2 stops29h 40m

R20 021

Johannesburg OR TamboMelbourne

JNB - MEL

JNBMEL

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mi 13/3

1 stop24h 25m

Melbourne

Mi 17/4

3 stops35h 45m

R21 020

Johannesburg OR TamboMelbourne

JNB - MEL

JNBMEL

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mi 13/3

3 stops41h 25m

Melbourne

Mi 17/4

3 stops50h 00m

R23 114

Johannesburg OR TamboMelbourne

JNB - MEL

JNBMEL

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Mi 13/3

1 stop32h 00m

Melbourne

Di 16/4

2 stops39h 50m

R23 422

Johannesburg OR TamboMelbourne

JNB - MEL

JNBMEL

Johannesburg OR Tambo

So 10/3

2 stops40h 25m

Melbourne

Di 19/3

2 stops45h 35m

R26 381

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 28/2

When is the best time to book a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from OR Tambo to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The best time to book flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport is 53 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from OR Tambo to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport flight should consider departing on Tuesday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Saturday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Melbourne by month

Plan your trip from OR Tambo to Melbourne by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from OR Tambo to Melbourne is currently R11 887 while a return flight costs R20 821. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.

Currently, March is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport (average of R1 044). Flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport in July is currently the most expensive (average of R1 316). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

R24 498

February

R20 424

March

R20 059

April

R21 789

May

R21 904

June

R23 499

July

R25 286

August

R22 327

September

R22 634

October

R23 134

November

R21 058

December

R25 209

Temperature and rainfall in Melbourne by month

Plan your trip to Melbourne by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

MEL

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Melbourne

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Melbourne. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Melbourne. Reviews last updated 1 März 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with Etihad Airways, Cathay Pacific and Turkish Airlines from Johannesburg to Melbourne by reading reviews from past customers. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a pleasure journey! Emirates improved their services and I am glad that they are doing well.

8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a pleasure journey! Emirates improved their services and I am glad that they are doing well.

8,1
Very Good
59 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a pleasure journey! Emirates improved their services and I am glad that they are doing well.

7,8
Good
1 335 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a pleasure journey! Emirates improved their services and I am glad that they are doing well.

7,8
Good
4 644 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a pleasure journey! Emirates improved their services and I am glad that they are doing well.

7,5
Good
3 957 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 318 reviews

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,4

Boarding

8,2

Overall

8,1

Food

7,9

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a pleasure journey! Emirates improved their services and I am glad that they are doing well.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from OR Tambo to Melbourne. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.

Can I find flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport for under R16 900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport for under R16 900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just R16 831, but on average you can expect to pay R19 118.

Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport for under R18 400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport within the next 7 days for less than R18 400.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport round-trip?

Qatar Airways, at R16 831, was found to be the cheapest airline from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Etihad Airways and Cathay Pacific. You may be able to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport for 30% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport are Qatar Airways (R9 684), RwandAir (R12 393), and Cathay Pacific (R13 008).

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

What does JNB to MEL mean?

JNB and MEL are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. JNB to MEL refers to a flight route from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport.

Where are the most common stopover locations when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport?

What are some popular points of interest to see during a stopover in Dubai?

If you're on a stopover in Dubai and looking for things to do, consider visiting LEGOLAND Dubai, Burj Khalifa, or Deira Perfume Souq. Travellers on a stopover in Dubai can visit LEGOLAND Dubai, Burj Khalifa, and Deira Perfume Souq, by travelling 51,6 km, 11,0 km, and 7,0 km, respectively after landing at Dubai Intl. Travellers can book a car hire at Dubai Intl for about R437 per day to make their sightseeing more efficient.

Where are the least popular stopover locations for Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne Airport flights?

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