The cheapest times to fly from SGN to MEL are

  • February 5th to March 18th
  • May 7th to June 3rd
  • August 13th to December 2nd

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 SGN to MEL is mid February. Prices can be as high as $742 for Friday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $302 for Monday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Melbourne

Flying from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Melbourne (MEL) will usually cost between $320 to $601 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $317. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $673. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $356 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $425 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SGN to MEL flight.

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

SGN to MEL Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MEL, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SGN. 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 $44 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $412. Return trip prices are from the MEL to SGN 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 SGN to MEL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 28 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 42 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air New Zealand, AirAsia, AirAsia X, Asiana, Austrian, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Cebu Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, El Al, Emirates, Finnair, Firefly, Garuda Indonesia, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, Jetstar, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, Nok Air, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, Royal Brunei, Scoot, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, THAI, Thai AirAsia, Thai AirAsia X, Tigerair, VietJet Air, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Australia, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Melbourne International Airport to Tan Son Nhat International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4162 miles or 6698 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SGN to MEL flight is about 8 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Ho Chi Minh City and Melbourne?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SGN
Origination airport name Tan Son Nhat International Airport
City Ho Chi Minh City
Country Vietnam
Latitude 10.8
Longitude 106.7

Return Airport

Destination code MEL
Destination airport name Melbourne International Airport
City Melbourne
Country Australia
Latitude -37.7
Longitude 144.8


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