Cheap flights from New Plymouth to Melbourne

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The best prices from New Plymouth to Melbourne are usually found in May or September, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from New Plymouth to Melbourne

All the information you need to plan the best NPL to MEL flight in 2022: compare New Plymouth to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.

NPL - MEL

Price

$357 - $531

MEL

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

MEL

Precipitation

30 - 60 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Average price

$675

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$534

From New Plymouth to Melbourne

What is the cheapest day to fly return from New Plymouth to Melbourne Airport?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Melbourne Airport. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New Plymouth to Melbourne Airport?

To save up to 27% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 59 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from New Plymouth to Melbourne Airport from $760 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $884 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Plymouth to Melbourne Airport?

Flights from New Plymouth to Melbourne Airport lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from New Plymouth to Melbourne Airport in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $530.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Plymouth to Melbourne Airport (NPL - MEL)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from New Plymouth to Melbourne Airport in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 33% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New Plymouth to Melbourne flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from New Plymouth to Melbourne?

Located just 10.2 km from the city centre, New Plymouth is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Melbourne from New Plymouth. Booking flights from New Plymouth (NPL) to Melbourne should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily outbound flights to Melbourne from 4 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from New Plymouth to Melbourne have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from New Plymouth to Melbourne have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air New Zealand, Jetstar, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air New Zealand with this kind of flexibility.

How popular is this New Plymouth to Melbourne Airport flight route?

This flight path from New Plymouth to Melbourne was viewed by 290 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New Plymouth to Melbourne Airport?

The most popular airlines flying from New Plymouth to Melbourne Airport are Jetstar, Air New Zealand and Qantas Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

Can I fly to Melbourne from New Plymouth right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New Plymouth to Melbourne

Most visitors from New Plymouth need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Melbourne.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Plymouth must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Plymouth are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

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Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.


Can I fly back to New Plymouth from Melbourne?

Returning to New Plymouth from Melbourne

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering New Plymouth.

Alternative routes for New Plymouth to Melbourne

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 3 airlines flying from New Plymouth to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from New Plymouth to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$398
Average$649
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$400
Average$539
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$515
Average$777
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety