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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
$408 - $666
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

$408

From Auckland to Melbourne

One-way from

$267

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 $539 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 $651 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 $336.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to Melbourne (AKL - MEL)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Auckland to Melbourne is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 21% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Auckland to Melbourne in October, November 2020

The best prices found for AKL to MEL flights in October, November
29 Oct - 3 Nov
$1,273pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
29 Oct - 3 Nov
$1,356pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
23 Oct - 26 Oct
$1,388pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl

Auckland to Melbourne 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Auckland found for this year
12 Dec - 8 Jan
$446pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
12 Dec - 8 Jan
$485pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
12 Dec - 8 Jan
$497pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl

Direct flights to Melbourne from Auckland

Save time with Auckland to Melbourne direct flight deals
12 Dec - 8 Jan
$446pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
12 Dec - 8 Jan
$485pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
10 Feb - 11 Feb
$533pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Virgin Australia
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
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
29 Oct - 3 Nov
$1,273pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
29 Oct - 3 Nov
$1,356pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
29 Oct - 3 Nov
$1,561pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl

One-way flights to Melbourne from Auckland

The cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to Melbourne
03:45 - 05:55
Air New Zealand
Direct
4h 10m
AKL - MEL
Air New Zealand
$267
mytrip.com
02:30 - 07:25
LATAM Airlines
1 stop
6h 55m
AKL - MEL
LATAM Airlines
$299
Lan
03:40 - 13:10
Jetstar
2 stops
11h 30m
AKL - MEL
Jetstar
$453
Kiwi.com

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 $452 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to Melbourne for under $452. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $446, but on average you can expect to pay $681.

Which airlines flying from Auckland Intl to Melbourne have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia, and Emirates are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Auckland to Melbourne for under $452 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 5 direct flights from Auckland to Melbourne under $452. A good price for a direct flight from Auckland to Melbourne is less than $616.

Are there last-minute flights available from Auckland to Melbourne for under $1,356?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Auckland to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than $1,356.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 36,414 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 more than the rainfall in Melbourne. This will continue over the next 7 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.

How long does is the flight from Auckland to Melbourne?

Airlines like Jetstar and Virgin Australia fly from Auckland to Melbourne in about 4h. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. All flights are typically direct.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Auckland to Melbourne return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Auckland to Melbourne from $447 return. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Virgin Australia. Jetstar is currently priced 6% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Auckland to Melbourne one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Jetstar, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $160. However, be on the lookout for offers from Air New Zealand and LATAM Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Auckland to Melbourne for a low price.

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 = $0.94
Flight duration
3h 50m
Average temperature for October in Melbourne
29.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Melbourne
84.0 mm

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