Cheap flights from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport

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

Users have found that booking a flight from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport at least 61 days early can save you up to 105% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport for as little as $1,085 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1,407 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport lean towards being more expensive in April. Prices are generally better when you fly from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $361.

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

When flying from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from New Zealand to Melbourne in August, September 2022

The best prices found for New Zealand to MEL flights in August, September
17 Sep - 23 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
$450

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

10 Aug - 17 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 15m
$454

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

24 Aug - 28 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 15m
$485

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.08.22

New Zealand to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from New Zealand found for this year
17 Sep - 23 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
$450

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

10 Aug - 17 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 15m
$454

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

10 Nov - 13 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
$463

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

Cheap Jetstar flights from New Zealand to Melbourne

17 Sep - 23 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
$450

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

10 Nov - 13 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
$463

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

13 Nov - 17 Nov
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$465

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 08.08.22

Cheap Emirates flights from New Zealand to Melbourne

14 Nov - 17 Nov
CHC

Christchurch

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 20m
$675

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 08.08.22

11 Nov - 19 Nov
WLG

Wellington

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 10m
MEL

Melbourne

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 35m
$743

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.08.22

12 Nov - 20 Nov
WLG

Wellington

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 10m
MEL

Melbourne

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 35m
$757

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.08.22

Direct flights to Melbourne from New Zealand

Save time with New Zealand to Melbourne direct flight deals
17 Sep - 23 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
$450

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

10 Nov - 13 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
$463

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

13 Nov - 17 Nov
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$465

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 08.08.22

Last-minute flights from New Zealand to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from New Zealand, departing today and this week
18 Aug - 21 Aug
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$552

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.08.22

19 Aug - 28 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
$590

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 08.08.22

18 Aug - 27 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
$616

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.08.22

One-way flights to Melbourne from New Zealand

The cheapest one-way flights from New Zealand to Melbourne
17 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
$145

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 08.08.22

17 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 45m
$150

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 08.08.22

24 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 45m
$161

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 08.08.22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air New Zealand, Jetstar, and Qantas Airways flying from New Zealand to Melbourne have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $450, but on average you can expect to pay $504.

Are there direct flights from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport under $500. A good price for a direct flight from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport is less than $504.

Are there last-minute flights available from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport within the next 7 days for less than $600.

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

The New Zealand to Melbourne flight path was viewed by 36,414 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 routes from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport?

Most travellers choose Auckland Intl - Melbourne, Wellington - Melbourne or Christchurch - Melbourne when deciding on the best route from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport.

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

Before booking your flight from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Emirates, Fiji Airways or Jetstar.

What are the most reliable airlines from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport?

Consider Virgin Atlantic (78%), Etihad Airways (74%) or Alaska Airlines (72%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport.

What are the cheapest flights from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport?

Looking for the cheapest flight from New Zealand to Melbourne Airport? While on average our users pay $502, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $212. The most popular route (Auckland Intl - Melbourne), is priced around $463.

Departure points for flights from New Zealand to Melbourne

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Top 7 airlines flying from New Zealand to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from New Zealand to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
JetstarCheapest$141Average$518FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Singapore AirlinesCheapest$221Average$587FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$319Average$616FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapest$347Average$747FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$470Average$792FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$511Average$801FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Fiji AirwaysCheapest$712Average$1,294FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from New Zealand to Melbourne

See what time of day planes typically take off from New Zealand to Melbourne
27%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
17%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
38%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
18%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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