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Roundtrip Fares to Hawaii

Find Flights From Melbourne to Hawaii

Find flights from Melbourne to Hawaii and the US mainland. You can also use our fare calendar to find convenient flights to Honolulu. Hawaiian Airlines also provides daily interisland service between the Hawaiian Islands.

Melbourne to Hawaii Flights

There’s a lot to love about Melbourne—the eccentric arcades, Victorian-era architecture and metropolitan lifestyle are all strong selling points of the city—but sometimes you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of Batmania. Fortunately, flights from Melbourne to Hawaii are just a click away. And with Hawaiian Airlines—Hawaii’s favorite airline service provider for locals and visitors—you can easily book flights from Melbourne to Honolulu, or any of Oahu’s neighbor islands like Kauai, Maui and Hawaii Island, with the airlines’ simple-to-use online platform, which will make sure you get the best flight deals on popular flights and routes.

Flying to Hawaii

When is the Best Time to Fly from Melbourne to Hawaii?
While there really is no bad time to travel to Hawaii, plan your trip around the fall and spring seasons if you’re looking to save on booking the best flights to Hawaii from Melbourne. During these months you’ll find flight deals that are easier on your wallet along with Hawaii holiday packages, and you can expect to see emptier beaches, more alone time on hiking trails and smaller crowds around popular Hawaii attractions, such as Matsumoto’s Shave Ice on Oahu’s North Shore and the summit of Haleakala on Maui. Of course, summer and winter are some of the best times to visit Hawaii in their own ways—as Christmas in the Islands is truly a unique experience and summer is synonymous with Hawaii’s postcard perfect beaches and ideal island days.
Do I Need a Passport to Fly between Australia and Hawaii?
Hawaii is a part of the United States of America—being the nation’s 50th state—and is considered international travel for Aussies. So yes, if you want to travel from Melbourne to Honolulu (MEL to HNL)—or any of the Hawaiian Islands—you will need a valid passport for any flight to Hawaii. And once you’re there you will be on a visitor’s visa, which allows you to stay in the country for up to 90 days.
How Long is the Flight from Melbourne to Hawaii?
If you book with Hawaiian Airlines, you can expect your flight time from Melbourne to Hawaii should arrive in just over 13 hours. Don’t worry, it’s not all airtime on your Hawaii flight. Flying from the Melbourne Airport (MEL) to the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) includes a short layover in Sydney, which is where direct flights to Hawaii depart from. The distance from Melbourne to Honolulu is just under 9,000 kilometers.
General Hawaii Tips
If you’re a first time visitor to Hawaii, or even a veteran traveler, don’t be afraid of hopping between a few islands on your visit. Island hopping is a great way of seeing even more of what Hawaii has to offer, and each island, from Kauai to Maui and Molokai to Oahu, has its own unique personality. If you’re coming in from Melbourne, you may want to make Oahu your first stop, as it’s a great place to get comfortable in Hawaii with a variety of amenities and shops in close proximity, before heading out to a neighbor island. Fortunately, Hawaiian Airlines offers interisland service and routes, meaning you can enjoy the top-of-the-line service and aloha spirit on your way between islands.
  • Authentic Hawaiian hospitality
  • Complimentary juice, coffee, tea, soda or water
  • Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Honolulu (HNL)
  • Authentic Hawaiian hospitality
  • Complimentary juice, coffee, tea, soda or water
  • Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Honolulu (HNL)
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Useful Information for Our Guests On Flights From Melbourne to Hawaii
General Carry-on and Checked Baggage
Hawaii’s Plants and Animals Declaration Form
Just before your flight from Melbourne, Australia lands in Hawaii, your flight attendant will ask you to fill out a form to declare any plants, animals or other things that may be harmful to Hawaii’s environment. You’re required to complete this form and can preview it here.
On your Flight Home from Hawaii
Taking Home Lei:  You’ve received a beautiful, fragrant lei while in the island or want to take it back home with you. Learn about the requirements to take a lei on the airplane.

Taking Home Tropical Fruits Back from Hawaii:  It’s common for travelers to want to take sweet and juicy pineapple or papaya on their flights from Hawaii. Learn about the requirements to take these sweet memories back home with you.