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Low season

February Best time to beat the crowds with an average 22% drop in price.

High season

December Most popular time to fly with an average 36% increase in price.

Average price of a round-trip

$973 (avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Good deal for a round-trip

$950 or less

When to book flights from San Francisco to Melbourne

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Top tips for finding a cheap flight

  • Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $899 or less.
  • The cheapest flight from San Francisco to Melbourne was found 45 days before departure, on average.
  • Book at least 3 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
  • High season is considered to be November, December and January. The cheapest month to fly is February.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days

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Top 5 airlines serving San Francisco to Melbourne

Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews

8.1
Hawaiian Airlines
Overall score based on 6,812 reviews
8.5
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
8.7
Crew
7.3
Entertainment
7.8
Food
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Book cheap flights from San Francisco to Melbourne

Recent round-trip flight deals

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