The cheapest times to fly from MEL to TPE are

  • February 5th to March 25th
  • May 7th to May 20th
  • July 9th to November 18th (except the weeks of July 30th and September 17th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from MEL to TPE is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $997 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $321 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Taipei

Flying from Melbourne (MEL) to Taipei (TPE) will usually cost between $353 to $745 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $352. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $902. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $550 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $455 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEL to TPE flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MEL to TPE route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

MEL to TPE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MEL to TPE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Melbourne. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $39 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $460. Return trip prices are from the TPE to MEL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MEL to TPE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 15 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MEL to TPE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 35 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air New Zealand, AirAsia, AirAsia X, Asiana, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Cebu Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Garuda Indonesia, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, Jetstar, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, Royal Brunei, Scoot, Singapore Airlines, THAI, Tigerair, VietJet Air, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Australia, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to Melbourne International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4598 miles or 7400 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MEL to TPE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEL to TPE flight is about 9 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Melbourne and Taipei?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 91 available flights from MEL to TPE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMEL
Origination airport nameMelbourne International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeTPE
Destination airport nameTaiwan Taoyuan International Airport


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