Come and Say G'day in Melbourne

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Fly non-stop from Los Angeles or Dallas/Fort Worth to Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne and the beautiful state of Victoria is an amazing place to see, eat and feel the best of Australia in the perfect amount of time. Named one of the world’s most livable cities, Melbourne invites you to live like a local. It’s a city of diversity, hidden laneways, great food + drink and captivating urban Indigenous experiences. You’ll want at least three days to enjoy the city’s vibrant culture and major events calendar and a few more to enjoy the easily accessible nature and iconic wildlife.  

Meet the Little Penguins at Phillip Island. Explore the Great Ocean Road, one of Australia’s most iconic coastal drives. Play in Australia’s most indulgent wine region, the Yarra Valley or discover the next great wine, golf, and wellness experiences in the Mornington Peninsula. The Grampians and Gippsland are perfect for those who love to explore the world’s hidden gems and National Parks. 

Whatever you choose this gateway to Australia is a must and easily fits into any trip or cruise itinerary. With the extensive domestic network, only Qantas can connect you to 65+ amazing destinations in Australia.

Say G’day to an epic Melbourne adventure Say g’day to an epic Melbourne adventure. Hop on a Qantas flight to Melbourne where you can uncover amazing experiences. There’s timeless stories, little mates waiting to meet you, and places to fall in love with around every bend. From way up here to way down under. Start your Melbourne adventure with Qantas and we will make sure it’s the trip of a lifetime.

Melbourne and Victoria experiences

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Top 10 things to do in Melbourne

Melbourne is Australia’s cultural heart. Experience a year-round calendar of events and see sporting greats. Indulge at the world’s top restaurants, bars and eat streets. Hop on a tram and live like a local discovering hidden laneways, interesting neighborhoods and beautiful parks.

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Iconic wildlife

Home to over a third of Australia’s native wildlife species, including kangaroos, koalas, wallabies, possums, wombats, platypus, echidnas and the famed Little Penguin. Wherever you may roam, you're bound to see iconic wildlife in wonderfully scenic settings.

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Melbourne’s culinary highlights

Melbourne is internationally recognised as a culinary destination and true foodie city with cuisines from over 70 countries. Choose from award-winning fine-dining restaurants, iconic cheap eats, famous eat streets or the city's best food trucks. 

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Great Ocean Road

See the towering Twelve Apostles, take in iconic surf breaks, pristine rainforest and misty waterfalls along the spectacular Great Ocean Road. Get outdoors on bushwalking, surfing and mountain biking expeditions.

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Urban Indigenous experiences

From walking tours of the Royal Botanic Gardens, immersing in art and culture at premier art galleries to dining at restaurants that celebrate contemporary Indigenous culture. You can experience enriching stories from Australia's first peoples right in the heart of the city.

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Gateway to adventure

Explore dramatic landscapes from coastlines, majestic national parks, lush rainforests, soaring mountain lookouts to UNESCO heritage listed cultural sites and undertake world-class hiking trails, cycling adventures, and aquatic wildlife boat journeys.

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Why fly Qantas

Inflight entertainment

Enjoy a range of entertainment on every flight, including TV and films.


Food and drinks on every flight

Enjoy a meal or snack every time you fly with us, as well as a range of refreshments including beer and wine.

Inflight dining

Baggage included in every fare

Pack more into your trip with checked and carry-on baggage included in every fare.


Extensive network

Flying to more than 70 destinations across Australia. Enjoy incredible value with Qantas Explorer, offering discounted fares within Australia.

Where we fly

Your flight with Qantas

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International Economy
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Your Australian vacation begins the moment you step onboard your Qantas flight. We've drawn on more than 100 years of flying to design extraordinary, award-winning travel experiences. On your Qantas Dreamliner flights from Los Angeles or Dallas/Fort Worth to Melbourne, Australia, experience the comfort and exceptional service of:

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Important information

* Prices in USD. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights or days. Price stated is for the least expensive itinerary. Total price for other itineraries may be higher due to higher taxes. Restrictions on baggage and additional baggage fees may apply. Prices may change at any time and are not guaranteed until payment is made. There may be other travel dates available but not enough seats to allow us to advertise. If your travel dates are flexible, use “Flexible with dates” to find the best airfare. Before booking any fare, please check the rules for that fare for applicable travel dates and for restrictions and any applicable fees, including, but not limited to, service fees and fees on refundability, date changes, and no-shows.It is the passenger's responsiblity to ensure all visa requirements are complied with.

Before booking and departure, ensure you check the latest travel requirements.

Disclaimer:  Meals, beverages, entertainment offerings vary between flight times.

Disclaimer: + The number of destinations is correct as at 26 April 2023, but is subject to change.

Disclaimer: ± Inflight entertainment varies by route and aircraft.

Disclaimer: ~ Qantas Explorer fares must be booked in conjunction with a Qantas international fare to Australia or New Zealand, and have the same validity as your international ticket. Savings are based on a comparison with the year-round fare. At times, there may be sale fares available that may be cheaper than the Qantas Explorer fare for that routing. To include Qantas Explorer fares for your trip to Australia or New Zealand, you can choose the multi-city option when making your booking.

Disclaimer: Prices based on payment at Prices exclude carrier charges, fees and taxes, which will vary depending on your departure and destination points. Prices may fluctuate if taxes or foreign exchange rates change. Fares may not be available on all flights or days. Some flights are operated by partner or subsidiary airlines. Additional airport taxes and fees may be required for alternative routings. Offer is subject to availability at the time of booking.

Disclaimer: View the Qantas Explorer fare rules.