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The best prices from Cape Town to Melbourne are usually found in August or May, booked 38 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cape Town (CPT) to Melbourne (MEL)

CPT - MEL
Price
R15 718 - R18 255
MEL
Temperature
22 - 32 °C
MEL
Rainfall
26 - 170 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 6% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R15 718

From Cape Town to Melbourne

One-way from

R25 605

One-way flight from Cape Town to Melbourne

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Cape Town to Melbourne?

Leaving on a Sunday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 7% on the overall cost on flights from Cape Town to Melbourne.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Cape Town to Melbourne?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 16% on flights from Cape Town to Melbourne compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 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 R18 852. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from R18 852.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cape Town to Melbourne?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Melbourne from Cape Town. Prices for August average R16 028 per person but you can even find prices for as low as R12 197. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January. Opting for a August flight can save you 21% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cape Town to Melbourne (CPT - MEL)?

It’s optimal to fly from Cape Town to Melbourne in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 28% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

One-way flights to Melbourne from Cape Town

The cheapest one-way flights from Cape Town to Melbourne
19:30 - 0:20
KLM
2 stops
43h 50m
CPT - MEL
KLM
R27 269
Bravofly
13:50 - 13:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
62h 30m
CPT - MEL
Multiple Airlines
R27 819
mytrip.com
13:20 - 0:20
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
50h 00m
CPT - MEL
Multiple Airlines
R25 605
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Cape Town to Melbourne

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 1 523 users have taken a look at flights from Cape Town Intl to Melbourne.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Cape Town Intl 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. New policies for travellers booking flights from Cape Town Intl to Melbourne include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Cape Town Intl to Melbourne have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Emirates, Cathay Pacific, and Qatar Airways flying from Cape Town Intl to Melbourne have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Does it rain more in Cape Town or Melbourne?

The rainfall in Cape Town is generally more than the rainfall in Melbourne. This will continue over the next 11 days.

Is Cape Town weather warmer or cooler than Melbourne?

With an average temperature of 29 °C, peak weather can be found in February. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Melbourne are colder than in Cape Town.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Cape Town to Melbourne one-way?

R27 269 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from KLM.

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Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Cape Town to Melbourne
Today's exchange rate
R1 = $0,09
Average temperature for October in Melbourne
29.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Melbourne
84.0 mm

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