To save on the cost of your flight from South Island to Melbourne Airport, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 22% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $431 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $458.
May can be a great time to fly to Melbourne Airport from South Island with a flight ticket averaging about $393. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $251. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.
When flying from South Island 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.
Some of the carriers operating flights from South Island to Melbourne that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Jetstar, Air New Zealand, and Virgin Australia. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.
Yes, there are multiple flights from South Island to Melbourne Airport for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $358, but on average you can expect to pay $701.
Cheapflights has 4 direct flights from South Island to Melbourne Airport under $400. A good price for a direct flight from South Island to Melbourne Airport is less than $590.
You can find direct flights on the following days: Friday.
Within the past month, 5,467 users have taken a look at flights from South Island to Melbourne.
6 flight departures from South Island to Melbourne Airport per day on average.
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There are many flights that can get you from South Island to Melbourne Airport in 3h 45m. Fly via Jetstar, Qantas Airways, or Emirates to get the fastest option. Airlines will cover a distance of 2427 km. Generally, flights for this route are direct.
For one-way options, check prices for Jetstar. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $184. Users have also found prices from $245 and $299 on Jetstar and Air New Zealand, respectively.
Information is based on travel restrictions from South Island to Melbourne
Most visitors from South Island will not be allowed to enter Melbourne.
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from South Island must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.
Visitors from South Island are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.
Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.
Returning to South Island from Melbourne
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering South Island.
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering South Island.
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