Question : In the next four weeks, what day should you book your trip?
Answer : Feb 27th has seen bookings (as of Feb 20th) as cheap as $838. That comes in 14% below the average price for this route. Saving now means you'll have more money in your hand for the trip.
Question : Is the price you found a good deal?
Answer : Ranging from $686 to $1,217, prices for MEL to FCO do change more than most routes from Australia. However, the sooner you book, the more you'll be able to save.
Question : What is the cheapest round-trip ticket you can get to Rome?
Answer : Prices are hitting as high as $1,217 over the next three months when flying to FCO from MEL. Check out Air China, as they have been booking customers at just $686.
Question : How long do most people stay in Rome?
Answer : Of course you're not most people, but if you were, you'd stay roughly one week.
Question : Would you be willing to change your travel days if it saved you money?
Answer : In March, the cheapest day to fly is Thursday. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep travel costs down.