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Cheap flights from Dunedin to Melbourne from $331

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 28/11. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
DUD — MEL
18 Jun — 25 Jun1
1 adult
Tue 18/6
Tue 25/6

Cheap flight deals from Dunedin to Melbourne

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Dunedin (DUD) to Melbourne (ME1). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 13 June 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

August

Round-trip from

$449

One-way from

$331
High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop
From Dunedin to Melbourne
One-way flight from Dunedin to Melbourne

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Dunedin to Melbourne?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 18% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 55 days in advance to save up to 229% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 55 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Dunedin to Melbourne 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,018, or $1,180 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Melbourne from Dunedin average $846. You can even find prices in August for less than $846, as users have found deals to Melbourne from as low as $476. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Melbourne from Dunedin. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 27%.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from DUD to MEL?

It’s typically best to fly out from Dunedin to Melbourne in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 10% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Dunedin to Melbourne

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Qantas Airways for the route between Dunedin and Melbourne. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 132,800 searches. Data last updated 13 June 2024.
Thu 8/810:15DUD - MEL
2 stops14h 25mQantas Airways
Wed 14/809:20MEL - DUD
1 stop6h 55mQantas Airways
Deal found 12/6$1,251
Thu 8/813:35DUD - MEL
2 stops11h 05mQantas Airways
Wed 14/806:15MEL - DUD
2 stops10h 00mQantas Airways
Deal found 12/6$1,306

Dunedin to Melbourne 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Dunedin and Melbourne in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 132,800 searches. Data last updated 13 June 2024.
Sat 29/616:00DUD - MEL
1 stop8h 45mMultiple Airlines
Wed 4/923:55MEL - DUD
1 stop7h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/6$844
Tue 25/610:15DUD - MEL
1 stop9h 35mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/918:50MEL - DUD
1 stop10h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/6$846
Fri 28/612:05DUD - MEL
1 stop7h 45mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/918:50MEL - DUD
1 stop10h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/6$851
Sat 29/616:00DUD - MEL
1 stop8h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 5/923:55MEL - DUD
1 stop7h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/6$856
Fri 28/612:05DUD - MEL
1 stop7h 45mMultiple Airlines
Sun 1/918:50MEL - DUD
1 stop10h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/6$860
Fri 28/612:05DUD - MEL
1 stop7h 45mMultiple Airlines
Fri 6/918:50MEL - DUD
1 stop12h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/6$872
Sat 29/616:00DUD - MEL
1 stop8h 45mMultiple Airlines
Fri 6/923:55MEL - DUD
1 stop7h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/6$881
Wed 26/613:35DUD - MEL
1 stop6h 15mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/918:50MEL - DUD
1 stop10h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/6$885
Wed 26/610:15DUD - MEL
1 stop9h 35mMultiple Airlines
Sun 1/918:50MEL - DUD
1 stop10h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/6$894

One-way flights to Melbourne from Dunedin

Search for one-way flight options from Dunedin to Melbourne. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 132,800 searches. Data last updated 13 June 2024.
Thu 28/1111:50DUD - MEL
1 stop12h 55mJetstar
Deal found 11/6$331
Thu 28/1117:00DUD - MEL
2 stops22h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 11/6$389
Thu 28/1106:25DUD - MEL
3 stops11h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/6$705

Find flights from Dunedin to Melbourne within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Dunedin to Melbourne that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 132,800 searches. Data last updated 13 June 2024.

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$1,128 - $1,306

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Price

DunedinMelbourne

DUD - MEL

DUDMEL

Dunedin

Thu 8/8

1 stop27h 25m

Melbourne

Wed 14/8

1 stop18h 55m

$1,128

DunedinMelbourne

DUD - MEL

DUDMEL

Dunedin

Thu 8/8

2 stops14h 25m

Melbourne

Wed 14/8

1 stop6h 55m

$1,251

DunedinMelbourne

DUD - MEL

DUDMEL

Dunedin

Thu 8/8

2 stops11h 05m

Melbourne

Wed 14/8

2 stops10h 00m

$1,306

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Deals found on 12/6

How far ahead should I book a flight from Dunedin to Melbourne?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Dunedin to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on 31 May 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Dunedin to Melbourne may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 54 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Dunedin to Melbourne?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Dunedin to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on 9 June 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Dunedin to Melbourne flight should consider departing on Friday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Dunedin to Melbourne

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Melbourne from Dunedin with our price prediction graph.
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Rates are based on past data. Find the cheapest month and day to book your flight based on your travel requirements, then search for cheap deals.

Temperature and rainfall in Melbourne by month

Plan your trip to Melbourne by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

MEL

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Melbourne, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 20.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of July, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 8.0 C).

Reviews of airlines servicing Melbourne

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Melbourne. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Melbourne. Reviews last updated 13 June 2024.
8.3
Very Good
595 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.7

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

8.3
Very Good
595 reviews
8.3
Very Good
595 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.7

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

8.1
Very Good
3,865 reviews
8.3
Very Good
595 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.7

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

7.6
Good
931 reviews
8.3
Very Good
595 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.7

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

6.8
Okay
613 reviews
8.3
Very Good
595 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.7

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Dunedin to Melbourne. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airport do you fly from for flights from Dunedin to Melbourne?

    Dunedin (DUD), located 24.0 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Dunedin to Melbourne. 3 airlines have flights from Dunedin to Melbourne on a regular basis. Booking flights from Dunedin to Melbourne should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Melbourne per day.

  • Can I find flights from Dunedin to Melbourne for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Dunedin to Melbourne for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Emirates for just $1,128, but on average you can expect to pay $1,228.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Dunedin to Melbourne round-trip?

    Our cheapest airline available from Dunedin to Melbourne is Emirates. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $1,128 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Qantas Airways, starting at $1,251.

  • What does DUD to MEL mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Dunedin Airport to Melbourne Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a DUD to MEL flight. While you’re still figuring out your travel plans, it’s not a bad idea to learn the names and codes of other airports around these areas: Melbourne Avalon Airport (AVV), Melbourne Essendon Airport (MEB), Melbourne Moorabbin Airport (MBW), Bendigo Airport (BXG).

  • Can I find deals for flights from Dunedin to Melbourne that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Dunedin to Melbourne flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Dunedin to Melbourne with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Dunedin to Melbourne flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Dunedin to Melbourne that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Dunedin to Melbourne flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Dunedin to Melbourne?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Dunedin to Melbourne.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Dunedin to Melbourne?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Dunedin to Melbourne by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Dunedin to Melbourne that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Dunedin to Melbourne offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Dunedin to Melbourne?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Dunedin to Melbourne flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Dunedin to Melbourne flight deals updated?

    The Dunedin to Melbourne flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 12/6.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Dunedin to Melbourne?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Dunedin to Melbourne?

    Currently, August is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Dunedin to Melbourne (average of $277). Flying from Dunedin to Melbourne in December is currently the most expensive (average of $383). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 3 airlines flying from Dunedin to Melbourne

Discover the top 3 airlines that operate flights from Dunedin to Melbourne. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 132,800 searches. Data last updated 13 June 2024.
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JetstarCheapest$587Average$705FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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Air New ZealandCheapest$676Average$885FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$932Average$1,199FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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