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Dunedin (DUD) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best DUD to MEL flight in 2021: compare Dunedin to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
DUD - MEL
Price
$484 - $779
MEL
Temperature
22 - 32 °C
MEL
Rainfall
26 - 170 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

$484

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

$484

From Dunedin 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 Dunedin to Melbourne?

Users have found that flying from Dunedin to Melbourne on a Monday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save up to 40% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 58 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Dunedin to Melbourne from $475 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $571 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

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. Flights to Melbourne from Dunedin in June are about $393 on average during June, but can be found for as low as $238.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dunedin to Melbourne (DUD - MEL)?

It’s optimal to fly from Dunedin to Melbourne in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 21% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Dunedin to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Dunedin found for this year
26 Aug - 30 Aug
$531pp
DUD
Dunedin
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
DUD
Dunedin
26 Aug - 30 Aug
$532pp
DUD
Dunedin
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
DUD
Dunedin
27 Aug - 30 Aug
$535pp
DUD
Dunedin
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
DUD
Dunedin

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Flight FAQs

From Dunedin to Melbourne

Can I find flights from Dunedin to Melbourne for under $551 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dunedin to Melbourne for under $551. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $531, but on average you can expect to pay $799.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia, and Jetstar flying from Dunedin to Melbourne have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Dunedin to Melbourne for under $551 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Dunedin to Melbourne, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 550 users have taken a look at flights from Dunedin to Melbourne.

Does it rain more in Dunedin or Melbourne?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Dunedin is roughly similar to Melbourne. You can assume this to be the case over the next 16 days.

Is Dunedin weather warmer or cooler than Melbourne?

Expect the weather to be around 26 °C on average in January. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Melbourne is generally hotter than in Dunedin.

How long does is the flight from Dunedin to Melbourne?

There are many flights that can get you from Dunedin to Melbourne in 7h 55m. Fly via Jetstar or Air New Zealand to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Jetstar, at $531, was found to be the cheapest airline from Dunedin to Melbourne. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Air New Zealand. These flights start at 9% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

Alternative routes for Dunedin to Melbourne

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

Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Dunedin to Melbourne.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.94
Average temperature for May in Melbourne
30.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Melbourne
52.0 mm

Airports servicing Dunedin

Airports servicing Melbourne

Top 5 airlines flying from Dunedin to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Dunedin to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
$164 $383 No cancel fee 74%
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Singapore Airlines
$213 $438 No cancel fee 81%
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Virgin Australia
$312 $447 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$213 $507 No cancel fee 74%
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Air New Zealand
$363 $530 No cancel fee 78%
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