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Find cheap flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne from R9 604

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight from OR Tambo to Melbourne departing on 19/5. 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.
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These are the airlines KAYAK users have selected most often from within our search results in flight searches from Johannesburg to Melbourne.
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Cheap flight deals from OR Tambo to Melbourne (JNB-MEL)

Here are some of the best deals found on KAYAK recently from the most popular airlines for round-trip flights from OR Tambo to Melbourne that are departing in the next months. While these flights were available on KAYAK in the last 72 hours, prices and availability are subject to change and deals may expire.
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11:20 - 22:15JNB-MEL
26h 55m1 stop
23:45 - 7:40MEL-JNB
39h 55m1 stop
R17 592Cathay Pacific
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Tue, Aug 20 - Wed, Sep 11
11:20 - 22:15JNB-MEL
26h 55m1 stop
23:45 - 7:40MEL-JNB
39h 55m1 stop
R17 630Cathay Pacific
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Tue, Aug 20 - Wed, Sep 11
9:55 - 5:05JNB-MEL
35h 10m1 stop
21:10 - 8:35MEL-JNB
43h 25m1 stop
R18 029Etihad Airways
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Sun, May 12 - Wed, May 22
11:20 - 9:20JNB-MEL
38h 00m2 stops
23:45 - 7:40MEL-JNB
39h 55m1 stop
R18 371
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Sun, May 12 - Wed, May 22
11:20 - 12:05JNB-MEL
40h 45m2 stops
21:00 - 7:40MEL-JNB
42h 40m2 stops
R19 493
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Sun, May 12 - Wed, May 22
9:55 - 5:05JNB-MEL
35h 10m1 stop
15:15 - 8:35MEL-JNB
25h 20m1 stop
R20 007Etihad Airways
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Thu, Aug 29 - Tue, Sep 17
13:45 - 17:10JNB-MEL
19h 25m1 stop
18:25 - 6:10MEL-JNB
19h 45m1 stop
R21 015Singapore Airlines
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Mon, Aug 26 - Mon, Sep 16
13:35 - 8:00JNB-MEL
34h 25m2 stops
16:00 - 9:40MEL-JNB
26h 40m1 stop
R22 061Qatar Airways
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Sat, Oct 5 - Thu, Mar 27
13:45 - 17:10JNB-MEL
19h 25m1 stop
18:25 - 6:10MEL-JNB
19h 45m1 stop
R22 270Singapore Airlines
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Thu, Aug 29 - Mon, Sep 16
13:35 - 8:00JNB-MEL
34h 25m2 stops
16:00 - 8:55MEL-JNB
49h 55m2 stops
R25 465Qatar Airways
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Sat, Oct 5 - Thu, Mar 27

Flights from OR Tambo to Melbourne - Travel Insights & Trends

Get data-powered insights and trends into flights from OR Tambo to Melbourne to help you find the cheapest flights, the best time to fly and much more.

What’s the cheapest day of the week to fly from Johannesburg to Melbourne?

The average price of all flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne clicked on KAYAK for each day over the last 12 months.
For Johannesburg to Melbourne, Tuesday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Saturday is the most expensive. Flying from Melbourne back to Johannesburg, the best deals are generally found on Saturday, with Friday being the most expensive.

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

To calculate monthly average prices, KAYAK takes all prices for each month over the last year for flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne, removes the top 0.1% to account for outliers, and then takes the median of all values for each month.
The cheapest month for flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne is March, where tickets cost R20 501 on average. On the other hand, the most expensive months are January and December, where the average cost of tickets is R28 318 and R28 128 respectively.

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

To calculate daily average prices, KAYAK takes all prices for each day before departure over the last year for flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne, removes the top 0.1% to account for outliers, and then takes the average of all the values for each month.
To get a below average price on the flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne, you should book around 3 weeks before departure. For the absolute cheapest price, our data suggests you should book 53 days before departure.

Which airlines provide the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne?

The cheapest price for the route for each airline clicked by KAYAK users in the last 72 hours.
In the last 3 days, Cathay Pacific offered the best one-way deal for that route, at R9 604. KAYAK users also found Johannesburg to Melbourne return flights on Cathay Pacific from R17 592 and on Etihad Airways from R18 029.

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Cheapest flight

R9 604
Flight from Johannesburg to Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine)

When to book flights from OR Tambo to Melbourne

Are your dates flexible? Find out the best times to travel from OR Tambo to Melbourne based on our flight data from the last year. Discover the cheapest month and even day to fly.
Estimated return price
KAYAK looks at all historical flight data for each date to provide a predicted price for one-way trips or returns with a duration up to 40 days. While we try to provide actual minimum prices for each date, some prices are predictions and actual prices may differ.

FAQs for booking Johannesburg to Melbourne flights

  • What is the cheapest flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne?

    In the last 3 days, the lowest price for a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Melbourne was R505 for a one-way ticket and R925 for a return.

  • Which aircraft models fly most regularly from Johannesburg to Melbourne?

    We unfortunately don’t have that data for this specific route.

  • Which airline alliances offer flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne?

    oneworld, and Star Alliance are the airline alliances operating flights between Johannesburg and Melbourne, with oneworld being the most commonly used for this route.

  • How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne?

    KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne.

  • How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket from Johannesburg to Melbourne?

    KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Melbourne from Johannesburg is likely to change within 7 days, so travellers know whether to wait or book now.

  • What is the Hacker Fare option on flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne?

    Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional return ticket. You could then fly to Melbourne with an airline and back to Johannesburg with another airline.

  • What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight from Johannesburg to Melbourne?

    Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Melbourne from Johannesburg up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.

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Recent one-way flight deals

 
Only flying one-way? Below are some of the best one-way flight deals from Johannesburg to Melbourne found on KAYAK in the last 72 hours.
19/5Sun
1 stopCathay Pacific
39h 55mJNB-MEL
R9 604
19/5Sun
2 stopsEtihad Airways
28h 10mJNB-MEL
R10 022
19/5Sun
3 stopsQatar Airways
29h 55mJNB-MEL
R10 593
19/5Sun
2 stops
38h 30mJNB-AVV
R11 582
30/6Sun
3 stops
34h 10mJNB-MEL
R12 191
14/6Fri
2 stopsRwandAir
53h 35mJNB-MEL
R15 005
15/6Sat
1 stopEmirates
39h 30mJNB-MEL
R17 173
15/6Sat
2 stopsEmirates
37h 15mJNB-MEL
R17 306
27/4Sat
1 stopQatar Airways
43h 10mJNB-MEL
R36 153
26/4Fri
2 stopsRwandAir
53h 35mJNB-MEL
R40 128

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Last minute flights from OR Tambo to Melbourne

Last minute flight, train and bus deals

 
These last-minute flight deals are the cheapest flights found on KAYAK in the last 72 hours for flights from Johannesburg to Melbourne that are departing in the next 10 days.
23/4Tue
multi-stop
45h 00mJNB-MEL
8/5Wed
multi-stop
35h 45mMEL-JNB
R25 998
23/4Tue
multi-stopRwandAir
53h 35mJNB-MEL
8/5Wed
multi-stopRwandAir
37h 20mMEL-JNB
R26 473
23/4Tue
multi-stop
45h 00mJNB-MEL
7/5Tue
multi-stop
47h 20mMEL-JNB
R27 481
23/4Tue
multi-stop
45h 00mJNB-MEL
8/5Wed
multi-stop
28h 50mMEL-JNB
R28 128
23/4Tue
multi-stop
53h 35mJNB-MEL
8/5Wed
multi-stop
16h 35mMEL-JNB
R30 847
21/4Sun
multi-stop
39h 55mJNB-AVV
14/5Tue
multi-stop
33h 15mAVV-JNB
R31 874
22/4Mon
multi-stop
39h 55mJNB-AVV
14/5Tue
multi-stop
33h 15mAVV-JNB
R32 635
23/4Tue
multi-stop
47h 10mJNB-AVV
14/5Tue
multi-stop
33h 15mAVV-JNB
R34 023
22/4Mon
multi-stopQantas Airways
20h 55mJNB-AVV
11/5Sat
multi-stopQantas Airways
18h 10mAVV-JNB
R39 101
20/4Sat
multi-stopQantas Airways
20h 55mJNB-AVV
10/5Fri
multi-stopQantas Airways
18h 10mAVV-JNB
R41 897

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Johannesburg - Melbourne Flights

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Johannesburg (JNB)South Africa

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Melbourne - Johannesburg

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