Arriving in Melbourne

Book your flights to Melbourne with Etihad Airways and enjoy this destination where outdoor living and excellent shopping form a busy yet relaxed destination. There’s plenty of culture in Melbourne alongside modern art and performance.

Plan Your Melbourne Holiday

There is certainly plenty to see and do when you travel to Melbourne, as well as the chance to sit back and relax. Just outside the city is the Phillip Island Penguin Parade, an afternoon attraction where you can see penguins walk down to the beach and even walk amongst them. Nature is never far away in this green city.

Melbourne’s summer runs from December to February, when temperatures rise and the city is warm. Melbourne can also be enjoyed in the spring and autumn, as leaves on the park trees change colour beautifully. Reserve your tickets to Melbourne with the weather in mind, as swimming in the sea is best in the summer. Finding cheap hotels in Melbourne will not be a problem, due to the many types of accommodation on offer in the city and suburbs. Flight deals to Melbourne are available throughout the year, so be sure to check our Deals section before confirming your holiday.

Flying from United Kingdom

Book your flights from the United Kingdom to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and enjoy the in-flight features that have made us one of the world’s favourite airlines.

Major Airports in the United Kingdom

In London, international flights arrive and depart from London Heathrow Airport (LHR). With the largest number of passengers of any airport in the United Kingdom, Heathrow is also the third busiest airport in the world and has five passenger terminals.

From Manchester, flights leave Manchester Airport (MAN), formerly referred to as Ringway Airport. The three passenger terminals have many duty free shops and restaurants, but travellers with more time can visit the Concorde Experience and see the famous supersonic passenger jet on a guided tour.

Airport Transportation in the United Kingdom

From London, you can take a train to Heathrow Airport in around 50 to 60 minutes. The Heathrow Express is the fastest method of travel, taking about 15 minutes from London Paddington station. You can also take a taxi to Heathrow Airport with a travel time of about one hour.

Travellers flying from Manchester can take a bus to Manchester Airport with variable travel times according to the route and the original destination.

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Interested in Melbourne? Consider Sylhet

Book your flights to Sylhet with Etihad Airways and get ready to experience one of the most beautiful locations in Bangladesh. A popular holiday destination, Sylhet features a delightful fusion of historical attractions and modern shopping.

Plan Your Sylhet Holiday

There are many reasons to travel to Sylhet, including the city’s fascinating history, which is readily apparent in the local art and architecture. The city also boasts large tracts of picturesque green landscapes that make up the winter home of an impressive collection of migratory birds from the Himalayas. The city’s markets have bargains galore and are a textile lover’s haven – something no one should miss out on.

Peak season in Sylhet starts in November and ends in April, when weather conditions are fairly dry and ideal for sightseeing. Booking your tickets to Sylhet several months in advance is recommended if you want to visit during peak season, as the city can become crowded with holiday traffic. For those interested in finding cheap hotels in Sylhet, travelling in the off-peak season is recommended. Remember to check out the Deals section of our website for the best flight deals to Sylhet, regardless of when you plan to travel.

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