Singapore Airlines

Discover Melbourne and Victoria

Fly via Singapore to Melbourne


Singapore Airlines has been connecting the United Kingdom with Australia via Singapore for more than 45 years. Today, we operate more weekly flights to Australia than any other international airline. Moreover, our partnership with Virgin Australia offers seamless connectivity to more than 45 destinations within Australia. Getting there has never been quicker, easier or more enjoyable.

Begin your journey to Melbourne from London Heathrow or Manchester.

London Heathrow fares from £690*   
Manchester fares from £660* 

Top things to do in Melbourne and Victoria

Great Ocean Road Couple

When it comes to experience and adventure, Melbourne and the state of Victoria packs an unexpected punch. Despite its relatively small size, this region boasts a huge diversity of authentic Australian experiences right on Melbourne's doorstep making it the perfect road trip destination.

Wander the quirky web of laneways bursting with colourful street art, one-off designer boutiques, art galleries, cafes, secret bars and some of the world’s best restaurants. You won’t have to travel far from the city to enjoy golf courses home to kangaroos, surf breaks being tackled by top surfers, vineyards producing award winning wines and wildlife reserves teeming with interesting flora and fauna.

Whether you’re hanging out with little penguins on Phillip Island, driving the iconic Great Ocean Road, sipping wine in the Yarra Valley or hiking in the Grampians you’ll be glad you made Melbourne and Victoria part of your Aussie adventure.

The Singapore Airlines experience


Opt to fly on one of our iconic A380 superjumbos and choose between Economy, Premium Economy, Business or Suites. Or experience our new A350 aircraft on our five times weekly direct flight from Manchester. Whichever route you choose our world-renowned cabin crew will be on hand to take care of you every step of the way.


Start your Australian holiday from the moment you board – sit back and relax with Australian wines carefully selected by Michael Hill-Smith, Australia's first Master of Wine alongside food inspired by Australian Celebrity Chef Matt Moran. Enjoy 30kg of checked baggage allowance in Economy and a world class Inflight Entertainment system which gives you access to over one thousand films, TV shows and audiobooks. Get your Australian adventure off to the perfect start with the world's most awarded airline. 


Fly to Melbourne


Located on the bay of Port Phillip on the Southern coast of Australia, Melbourne is just over seven hours flying time from Singapore. Connect via Singapore onto a non-stop flight to Melbourne up to five times daily. Depart the UK on morning flights to take advantage of the best connections.

Changi Airport Experience


Important Notice: Due to regulations to suspend non-essential service. Changi Transit Privileges is temporarily suspended until further notice.

Not only is flying via Singapore one of the fastest routes to Australia you’ll also be transiting through the ‘World’s Best Airport’; Singapore's world renowned Changi Airport. Sample some of the airports quirkiest attractions; including a butterfly garden, swimming pool, sunflower garden, cinema and over 250 retail outlets. You’ll also be entitled to a $S20 (approx. £11) Changi Dollar Voucher to spend in the airport. 


Connections to Melbourne are excellent but if you choose to take a transit of 5.5 hours or more, add a free Heritage Tour to your itinerary. And if it’s 6 hours or more, you can enjoy the City Sights Tour. Each tour is 2.5 hours long, and jointly organised by Singapore Airlines, Singapore Tourism Board and Changi Airport.


Singapore Stopover


Make the journey part of the adventure by taking in the sights and sounds of multicultural Singapore. Opt for our discounted Singapore Stopover Holiday programme and you can pick from a range of stylish hotels with return airport transfers, enjoy admission to over 30 of Singapore’s favourite tourist attractions and unlimited rides on the Singapore Airlines Hop-on bus. Prices start from £36 pp. per night.


Whilst you are in Singapore ensure that you keep hold of your boarding pass. Exclusive discounts on car rentals, restaurants, boutiques, shopping malls and other tourist attractions are all yours with our Boarding Pass Privileges programme. 


Virgin Australia

virgin australia

Take advantage of our partnership with Virgin Australia and seamlessly connect onto more than 40 destinations within Australia. Your luggage will be through checked the whole way through from the UK to Australia and you’ll enjoy a seamless transit in Australia. Moreover, you’ll earn KrisFlyer frequent flyer miles on your Virgin Australia flights. Travel in Suites, First or Business Class and take advantage of priority check-in and Virgin Australia lounges where available.


Virgin Australia Visit Australia AirPass

virgin australia airpass

The Visit Australia AirPass enables you to add up to ten domestic flights within Australia on Virgin Australia at discounted rates. The Virgin Australia AirPass cannot be booked online. To find our more contact your local travel agent or ring the Singapore Airlines Reservation Centre on 0844 800 2380 or 0208 9616993. 



*Terms and conditions: the above fares are per person and include the price of the air ticket in Economy, Premium Economy or Business, as well as associated taxes and surcharges, correct as of  01 April 2021. Travel periods may vary. All fares are subject to seat availability and currency fluctuations. Departures on a Friday, Saturday and Sunday incur a £30 surcharge (Economy/Premium Economy). For Business, a £100 surcharge for Saturday departures applies and for Singapore only Saturday and Sunday departures. Other terms and conditions apply. Note that timings advertised are subject to change. Flights can be booked approximately 11 months in advance. Note that timings advertised are subject to change.

Images courtesy of Visit Victoria and Changi Airport Group.