Cheap flights from Chennai to Melbourne

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The best prices from Chennai to Melbourne are usually found in April or September, booked 30 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chennai (MAA) to Melbourne (MEL)

MAA - MEL
Price
₹ 38,390 - ₹ 58,562
MEL
Temperature
22 - 32 °C
MEL
Rainfall
26 - 170 mm

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

₹ 38,390

From Chennai to Melbourne

One-way from

₹ 59,791

One-way flight from Chennai 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 Chennai to Melbourne?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Chennai to Melbourne. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Melbourne.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Chennai to Melbourne, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 23% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from ₹ 59,140 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as ₹ 65,430.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chennai to Melbourne?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in January. For low rates, June can be a great choice for travel to Melbourne. Flights to Melbourne from Chennai in June are about ₹ 53,459 on average during June, but can be found for as low as ₹ 37,595.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chennai to Melbourne (MAA - MEL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Chennai to Melbourne at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 49% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Chennai to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

4 Sep - 6 Sep
₹ 50,030pp
MAA
Chennai
SriLankan Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
SriLankan Airlines
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
3 Sep - 6 Sep
₹ 50,103pp
MAA
Chennai
SriLankan Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
SriLankan Airlines
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai
3 Sep - 6 Sep
₹ 52,778pp
MAA
Chennai
SriLankan Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
SriLankan Airlines
 
1 STOP
MAA
Chennai

One-way flights to Melbourne from Chennai

21:40 - 17:05
Qantas Airways
2 stops
38h 55m
MAA - MEL
Qantas Airways
₹ 59,791
Agoda.com
05:25 - 01:15
Etihad Airways
1 stop
39h 20m
MAA - MEL
Etihad Airways
₹ 106,351
Kiwi.com
23:25 - 10:40
SriLankan Airlines
1 stop
30h 45m
MAA - MEL
SriLankan Airlines
₹ 121,172
Travelgenio

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Flight FAQs

From Chennai to Melbourne

Can I find flights from Chennai to Melbourne for under ₹ 86,758 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chennai to Melbourne for under ₹ 86,758. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Cathay Pacific for just ₹ 80,396, but on average you can expect to pay ₹ 131,800.

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

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Chennai to Melbourne. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Chennai to Melbourne have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Scoot, Malaysia Airlines, and SriLankan Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Scoot with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Chennai to Melbourne for under ₹ 79,528 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Chennai to Melbourne, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Chennai to Melbourne have been viewed 1,902 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Chennai or Melbourne?

Expected rainfall in Chennai is same as in Melbourne. You can expect this to be the case over the next 2 days.

Is Chennai weather warmer or cooler than Melbourne?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 38 °C on average in the month of May. The temperature in Melbourne is typically colder than in Chennai. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Chennai to Melbourne?

Airlines like Cathay Pacific and Etihad Airways fly from Chennai to Melbourne in about 16h 10m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 15h 05m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Chennai to Melbourne return?

Currently priced at ₹ 80,396, Cathay Pacific will fly you from Chennai to Melbourne and back. In addition to Cathay Pacific, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Etihad Airways for as low as ₹ 97,097.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Qantas Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as ₹ 59,791. Users have also found prices from ₹ 69,696 and ₹ 101,796 on Qantas Airways and Etihad Airways, respectively.

Destination information for Melbourne

Today's exchange rate
₹ 1 = $ 0.02
Average temperature for February in Melbourne
24.0 °C
Avg rainfall for February in Melbourne
42.0 mm

Airports servicing Chennai

Airports servicing Melbourne

Top 6 airlines flying from Chennai to Melbourne

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Scoot
₹ 372 ₹ 526 No cancel fee N/A
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Cathay Pacific
₹ 598 ₹ 791 No cancel fee 72%
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SriLankan Airlines
₹ 562 ₹ 835 No cancel fee 68%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by SriLankan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Malaysia Airlines
₹ 651 ₹ 845 No cancel fee 67%
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Singapore Airlines
₹ 470 ₹ 926 No cancel fee 81%
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Thai Airways
₹ 540 ₹ 1,067 No cancel fee 77%
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