The month of May is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Melbourne from Ireland, with most prices found around 814€. If you’re not able to fly to Melbourne in May, then June is your next best option. Flight prices from Ireland to Melbourne during June average around 845€.
The best time to book a flight to Melbourne from Ireland is 59 days out, which is when prices tend to be around 918€.
The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Melbourne is on a Tuesday when prices can be found for as low as 893€. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Friday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Melbourne on Friday is 1,019€.
Our most recent data shows that the best time of day to fly to Melbourne is in the afternoon. Flights from Ireland to Melbourne during this time can be as low as 885€. Flights to Melbourne are more costly in the evening, with an average ticket price of 989€. Departure times in the evening fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.
Those flying to Melbourne could potentially find better pricing at Melbourne Airport (19 km from Melbourne city centre), Melbourne Avalon Airport (50 km from Melbourne city centre) or Bendigo Airport (132 km from Melbourne city centre), depending on the month and departure airport.