Question : What day in the next four weeks has the best fares?
Answer : As of Feb 20th, the best day for deals to Melbourne (MEL) is Mar 5th. It costs $1,194, which is 53% below the average price to book the same route.
Question : Do prices fluctuate more for this route than others?
Answer : Prices for this trip tend to change much more than other flights from the United States. They can range anywhere from $1,194 to $7,768. Prices tend to be lower the further out you book.
Question : Is John Wayne Airport (SNA) the cheapest airport for getting to Tullamarine Airport (MEL)?
Answer : John Wayne Airport is a superb airport, but in getting you to Melbourne, there is a lower cost option – Long Beach Airport. It's just 19 miles away and flights are being priced 39% cheaper over the next few months.
Question : How long do most people visit Melbourne?
Answer : Of course you're not most people, but if you were, you'd stay roughly one week.
Question : If your plans are flexible, have you considered changing your departure day?
Answer : The best day to fly on a budget this month is Monday. Being flexible with your travel days garners even more savings during booking.