More great value fares to Australia today, this time flying with 5-star rated Etihad Airways. There are slightly cheaper deals with Air China and China Eastern still available too, click here to see the deal I sent out last week with those fares.

All of these fares include a checked bag, so no extras to add on 🙂

How To Find The Cheapest Flights

To find these fares, click the Google Flights link below for the city you’d like to depart from and find the cheapest dates in the Google Flights calendar.

When you’ve found the your dates in Google Flights, click on the relevant Skyscanner link below and search using your dates to get the best fares.

From Heathrow
Melbourne (MEL): £559
Google Flights    Skyscanner*

Sydney (SYD): £575
Google Flights    Skyscanner*

Brisbane (BNE): £581
Google Flights    Skyscanner*

From Manchester
Brisbane (BNE): £565
Google Flights    Skyscanner*

Melbourne (MEL): £574
Google Flights    Skyscanner*

Sydney (SYD): £577
Google Flights    Skyscanner*

All prices are for a return economy flight in UK pounds.

Travel Dates
March to June and late August to December ’19, excluding Easter, Christmas and New Year dates.

How much do these flights usually cost?
Around £700+ return for a 5-star airline.


What’s included?
All of these fares include meals and a checked bag.

All of these flights have one connection in Abu Dhabi each direction.

Visas and Health
I always recommend checking the entry requirements and health advice before booking your flights so you don’t get any nasty surprises!

Sample booking on Skyscanner:

Prices and availability can change quickly, so if you can’t find the deal it means it has probably sold out. When you see a deal you’re happy with, book it fast!

Want more in depth instructions for finding the deals? Take a look at my article How to use Google Flights and Momondo, Skyscanner and Kayak to find the deals.

Curious about why I recommend a two stage search? Read my article why flights are cheaper via Momondo & Skyscanner?​​​​​​​

If you book one of these deals then please let me know, I’d love to hear from you!

Happy Travelling!


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