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The best prices from Auckland to Melbourne are usually found in June or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Auckland (AKL) to Melbourne (MEL)

AKL - MEL
Price
$271 - $442
MEL
Temperature
22 - 32 °C
MEL
Rainfall
26 - 170 mm
Popular in December High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise
Cheapest in June Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
Round-trip from $271 From Auckland to Melbourne
One-way from $147 One-way flight from Auckland to Melbourne
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Auckland to Melbourne?

Friday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 7%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Auckland to Melbourne?

Users have found that booking a flight from Auckland to Melbourne at least 39 days early can save you up to 41% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 39 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Auckland to Melbourne for as little as $833 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 $1,005 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Auckland to Melbourne?

Flights from Auckland to Melbourne lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Auckland to Melbourne in June, with the cheapest ticket starting at $340.

Cheap flights from Auckland to Melbourne in July, August 2020

The best prices found for AKL to MEL flights in July, August
21 Jul - 24 Jul
$469pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Emirates
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Emirates
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
29 Jul - 30 Jul
$477pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
21 Jul - 24 Jul
$482pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Emirates
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

Auckland to Melbourne 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Auckland found for this year
1 Nov - 19 Nov
$233pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
1 Nov - 19 Nov
$259pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
15 Dec - 11 Jan
$287pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

Direct flights to Melbourne from Auckland

Save time with Auckland to Melbourne direct flight deals
1 Nov - 19 Nov
$233pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
15 Dec - 11 Jan
$287pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
15 Dec - 11 Jan
$288pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

Last-minute flights from Auckland to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from Auckland, departing today and this week
25 Jun - 30 Jun
$546pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
24 Jun - 14 Jul
$577pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
24 Jun - 14 Jul
$720pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl

One-way flights to Melbourne from Auckland

The cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to Melbourne
02:30 - 04:40
Virgin Australia
Direct
4h 10m
AKL - MEL
Virgin Australia
$225
CheapFaresNow
16:40 - 18:45
Jetstar
Direct
4h 05m
AKL - MEL
Jetstar
$293
CheapFaresNow
14:45 - 17:00
Qantas Airways
Direct
4h 15m
AKL - MEL
Qantas Airways

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Auckland to Melbourne flights.

Flight FAQs

From Auckland to Melbourne

Can I find flights from Auckland to Melbourne for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to Melbourne for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $233, but on average you can expect to pay $328.

Are there direct flights from Auckland to Melbourne for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Auckland to Melbourne under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Auckland to Melbourne is less than $373.

Are there last-minute flights available from Auckland to Melbourne for under $600?

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

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 36,610 users have taken a look at flights from Auckland Intl to Melbourne.

Does it rain more in Auckland or Melbourne?

The rainfall in Auckland is generally less than the rainfall in Melbourne. This will continue over the next 8 days.

Is Auckland weather warmer or cooler than Melbourne?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 26 °C range in January. The weather in Melbourne is generally hotter than Auckland's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

Alternative routes for Auckland to Melbourne

Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Auckland to Melbourne
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.95
Flight duration
3h 51m
Average temperature for July in Melbourne
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Melbourne
112.0 mm

Airports servicing Auckland

Airports servicing Melbourne

Hourly flight availability from Auckland to Melbourne

Morning 6 AM to midday 53% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 34% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 13% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Auckland to Melbourne
Sunday
8 daily flights
Monday
8 daily flights
Tuesday
10 daily flights
Wednesday
16 daily flights
Thursday
10 daily flights
Friday
9 daily flights
Saturday
10 daily flights