Cheap flights from Palmerston North to Melbourne

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The best prices from Palmerston North to Melbourne are usually found in June or February, booked 41 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Sunday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Palmerston North to Melbourne

All the information you need to plan the best PMR to MEL flight in 2021: compare Palmerston North to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.

PMR - MEL

Price

$270 - $589

MEL

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

MEL

Precipitation

30 - 60 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop

Average price

$620

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$376

From Palmerston North to Melbourne

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Palmerston North to Melbourne Airport?

Flying to your destination on a Monday 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 Palmerston North to Melbourne Airport?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 40 days in advance, which can save you up to 32% on flights from Palmerston North to Melbourne Airport compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 40 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $765. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $878.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Palmerston North to Melbourne Airport?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, June can be a great choice for travel to Melbourne Airport. Flights to Melbourne Airport from Palmerston North in June are about $586 on average during June, but can be found for as low as $216.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Palmerston North to Melbourne Airport (PMR - MEL)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Palmerston North to Melbourne Airport at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 60% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Palmerston North to Melbourne flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Palmerston North to Melbourne?

Most people fly from Palmerston North (PMR) if they book a flight from Palmerston North to Melbourne. On average, Palmerston North has 0 outbound flights to Melbourne per day from 3 airlines. Palmerston North is conveniently located just 4.0 km from Palmerston North’s city centre.

How popular is this Palmerston North to Melbourne Airport flight route?

Flights from Palmerston North to Melbourne have been viewed 298 times in the past calendar month.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Palmerston North to Melbourne Airport?

When booking a flight from Palmerston North to Melbourne Airport, you may want to consider flying on Jetstar, Air New Zealand or Qantas Airways as they are the most popular for this route.

Can I fly to Melbourne from Palmerston North right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Palmerston North to Melbourne

Most visitors from Palmerston North will not be allowed to enter Melbourne.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Palmerston North are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

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Can I fly back to Palmerston North from Melbourne?

Returning to Palmerston North from Melbourne

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Palmerston North.

Alternative routes for Palmerston North to Melbourne

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

Top 3 airlines flying from Palmerston North to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Palmerston North to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$324
Average$559
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$401
Average$734
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$419
Average$692
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety