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Travelers usually depart from Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, CA Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak, or Los Angeles, CA - Maravilla when they travel from Los Angeles to Melbourne. Book your trip to arrive at Melbourne, Avalon, Melbourne-Southern Cross, or Essendon. The distance between Los Angeles and Melbourne is 12771 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Jetstar Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, United Airlines, Virgin Australia Airlines, and All Nippon Airways. Los Angeles and Melbourne have 401 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Direct flights1122111
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Qantas on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

American Airlines on Wednesdays.

Check-in for a flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
Closes 1 hours before flight
Hawaiian AirlinesHALHANoNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Virgin Australia AirlinesVOZVAYesNo
All Nippon AirwaysANANHYesNo

Australia COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Los Angeles, LAX can enter Melbourne (AUS), MEL, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • Electronic travel authorization

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate
  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Electronic travel authorization
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for United States
  • Mandatory travel attestation form
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in certain settings

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Australia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What is the flight distance between Los Angeles and Melbourne?
The flight distance between Los Angeles and Melbourne is 12771 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Los Angeles and Melbourne?
Several carriers operate flights between Los Angeles and Melbourne. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines, Qantas.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and London, Dublin, Manchester, Las Vegas, Cancún, Mexico City, Edmonton, Athens, Sydney, New York, Paris, Tallinn, Budapest, Reykjavik, Guadalajara, Vilnius, San Salvador, Toronto, Riga, Edinburgh.
What are the most popular routes to and from Melbourne?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Melbourne and Sydney, Auckland, Denpasar, Christchurch, Brisbane, Perth, Bangkok, Singapore, Manila, Gold Coast, Adelaide, New Delhi, Kuala Lumpur, Hobart, London, Seoul, Ho Chi Minh City, Cairns, Queenstown, Mumbai.
What airports are near Los Angeles?
The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by San Diego International, Ontario International, Tijuana International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Palm Springs International, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal, Meadows Field, McClellan–Palomar.
What buses and trains depart from Los Angeles?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Los Angeles, including Amtrak train.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Los Angeles and Melbourne?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Los Angeles and Melbourne thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Los Angeles and Melbourne can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Los Angeles and Melbourne?
Currently, you can fly between Los Angeles and Melbourne with Jetstar Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, United Airlines, Virgin Australia Airlines, All Nippon Airways.
When's the best time to travel between Los Angeles and Melbourne?
What flights operate between Los Angeles and Melbourne?
How many airports are there near Los Angeles?
Is it possible to reach Los Angeles by bus or train?
What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Los Angeles and Melbourne depart?
What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Los Angeles and Melbourne arrive?
What time do flights between Los Angeles and Melbourne depart?
What time do flights between Los Angeles and Melbourne arrive?

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