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Flights to Melbourne in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 17% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average priceS$ 795Average for return flights in December 2021
Return fromS$ 357From Singapore Changi to Melbourne
One-way fromS$ 161One-way flight from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Melbourne

Cheap flights to Melbourne in December, January 2021

The best prices found for ME1 flights for December, January
22 Dec - 20 Jan
SIN

Singapore Changi

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

7h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

SIN

Singapore Changi

Nonstop

7h 55m
S$ 363

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 7-12-21

7 Jan - 14 Jan
SIN

Singapore Changi

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

7h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

SIN

Singapore Changi

Nonstop

7h 55m
S$ 365

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 8-12-21

28 Dec - 20 Jan
SIN

Singapore Changi

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

7h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

SIN

Singapore Changi

Nonstop

7h 55m
S$ 375

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Deal found 8-12-21

Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne found for this year
22 Dec - 20 Jan
SIN

Singapore Changi

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

7h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

SIN

Singapore Changi

Nonstop

7h 55m
S$ 363

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 7-12-21

28 Dec - 20 Jan
SIN

Singapore Changi

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

7h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

SIN

Singapore Changi

Nonstop

7h 55m
S$ 375

Scoot

View Deal

Deal found 8-12-21

22 Dec - 20 Jan
SIN

Singapore Changi

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

7h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

SIN

Singapore Changi

Nonstop

7h 55m
S$ 387

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Deal found 8-12-21

Last minute flights to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne, departing today and this week
16 Dec - 4 Jan
SIN

Singapore Changi

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

7h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

SIN

Singapore Changi

Nonstop

7h 55m
S$ 461

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 7-12-21

17 Dec - 9 Mar
SIN

Singapore Changi

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

7h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

SIN

Singapore Changi

Nonstop

7h 55m
S$ 485

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Deal found 5-12-21

14 Dec - 20 Dec
SIN

Singapore Changi

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

7h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

SIN

Singapore Changi

1 stop

12h 55m
S$ 506

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 6-12-21

Can I fly to Melbourne from Singapore right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Singapore to Melbourne

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Singapore 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 Singapore from Melbourne?

Returning to Singapore from Melbourne

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to Singapore.

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

What is the cheapest month to fly to Melbourne?

The cheapest ticket to Melbourne found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

S$ 622

February

S$ 534

March

S$ 495

April

S$ 513

May

S$ 461

June

S$ 566

July

S$ 554

August

S$ 453

September

S$ 506

October

S$ 547

November

S$ 470

December

S$ 638

At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Melbourne is currently August; with December being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.

When is the best time to fly to Melbourne?

Average Melbourne flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month

SIN - ME1

Price

S$ 452 - S$ 890

ME1

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

ME1

Precipitation

30 - 60 mm

The best time to fly to Melbourne is during July, but great deals can be found at other times. If weather is an important factor for you when considering when to fly to Melbourne, the warmest period tends to be January, with the wettest being November.

When is the best time to book a flight to Melbourne?

The price you pay for your flight to Melbourne may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 30 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Melbourne?

Monday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to Melbourne. Flying on Friday will result in higher flight prices.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Melbourne?

At the moment, flights in the morning are likely to offer the best value for money for your Melbourne trip. A flight at midday will more often than not be of higher cost.

The capital of Victoria, Melbourne is Australia’s second largest city and its most diverse. Greek, Chinese, Italian, Vietnamese, and Lebanese immigrants have all settled here over the years giving the city a rich culture and the people a savoir vivre. There’s even a museum aptly named the Immigration Museum that’s dedicated to all the people who have migrated to Victoria since the 1800s. Although each Melbournian you meet will be unique in their own right they all have one thing in common: a love for sports. The Australian Tennis Open held in Melbourne Park, the Australian Grand Prix and the Melbourne Cup horse race are testaments of their devotion.

In recent years Melbourne’s popularity has grown to rival Sydney’s and travellers planning a visit should book their Melbourne flights early since there’s always an event taking place. But the lively buzz doesn’t stop at a single event; it’s there every day of the week coming out of its cool jazz bars, fashionable cafes and über-chic boutiques.

The city attracts more than just sports enthusiasts and culture seekers, nature lovers booking Melbourne flights won’t be disappointed. Outside the city are lush vineyards, outback wilderness, and captivating wildlife beckoning to be discovered.

Take a look our our list of Top 40 things to do in Melbourne for some inspiration.

Melbourne climate

Summer in Melbourne, December to February, has warm days in the upper 20s (Celsius). Spring is cool and lasts from September to November. Average temperatures in winter range from seven to 12 degrees. Autumn brings the changing leaves and moderate temperatures.

When is the best time to fly to Melbourne?

Peak season:

Melbourne is busiest in summer and winter. The Australian Open is last two weeks of January, and the Australian Formula One Grand Prix is held in early March. From the end of March through April, you can catch the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, and the Melbourne International Film Festival is mid-July into August.

The Melbourne Fringe Festival takes place in the first three weeks in October, and the Melbourne Cup on the first Tuesday in November. October through March is cricket season, and winter skiing is just a three-hour drive from the city.

Off season:

The shoulder seasons of spring and autumn are excellent times to book flights to Melbourne. In spring the gardens are blooming and in autumn the foliage is glorious.

Keep in mind though that Melbourne is busy year-round with international festivals and events, so always check the city’s event schedule before looking for a deal.

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Getting around Melbourne

Melbourne is lovely city to walk through. It’s fairly compact and the Yarra River, which runs through the middle of the city, offers cruises for those who want to spend their time floating through town. There are plenty of transport options to be found; trams, trains and buses crisscross the city. The trams are a great way to experience one of Melbourne’s cultural icons, and buses stop at all the major sights. Except for peak hours, it’s easy to hail one of the many cabs. Taxis tend to fill up quickly on Friday and Saturday nights. Driving can be a hassle, despite the ease of navigating through Melbourne’s streets, since trams and aggressive drivers complicate traffic. 

What is good to know if travelling to Melbourne?

  • Visit Captain James Cook’s family home in the Fitzroy Gardens in East Melbourne. The cottage was shipped – in 253 packing cases – from Yorkshire in 1933. The assembled cottage, restored twice, sits in the shade of large European trees in the park.
  • St Kilda has been a popular seaside area since the 19th century. It is just 20 minutes by tram from downtown Melbourne. Fitzroy Street and Acland Street Precinct, two buzzy, vibrant areas, are two great draws. Not least for the patisseries.
  • The Queen Victoria market, located on the corner of Elizabeth and Victoria Streets, is the largest open air market in the Southern Hemisphere. It covers seven hectares and has been going for more than 125 years.
  • Take a wine tour in the Yarra Valley.
  • Go to Philip Island in the evening. The best thing about this nature reserve is seeing the penguins returning “home” to the island after a day’s fishing.
  • Melbourne Zoo opened in 1862 and has more than 350 species of animals, many of them native to the Southern Hemisphere. In residence are wombats, koala bears, kangaroos and wallabies among many others. There’s a fabulous butterfly house there with 12 species of Australian butterflies. There are approximately 800 butterflies in the house at any time.
  • The Royal Botanic Gardens are one of the finest in Australia.
  • Birrarung Marr, a riverside park that is almost a continuous green belt around Melbourne and Carlton Gardens extend around the Royal Exhibition Building which dates from 1880.

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