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Cheap flights from New Plymouth to Melbourne

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The best prices from New Plymouth to Melbourne are usually found in May or September, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New Plymouth (NPL) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best NPL to MEL flight in 2021: compare New Plymouth to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
NPL - MEL
Price
$499 - $742
MEL
Temperature
22 - 32 °C
MEL
Rainfall
26 - 170 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$499

From New Plymouth to Melbourne

One-way from

$372

One-way flight from New Plymouth 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 New Plymouth to Melbourne?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Melbourne. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New Plymouth 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 New Plymouth to Melbourne from $482 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $579 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Plymouth to Melbourne?

The best pricing can be found in the month of June. Prices to Melbourne from New Plymouth average $398. You can even find prices in June for less than $398, as users have found deals to Melbourne from as low as $242. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Melbourne from New Plymouth. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 55%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Plymouth to Melbourne (NPL - MEL)?

It’s optimal to fly from New Plymouth to Melbourne in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 32% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from New Plymouth to Melbourne in April, May 2021

The best prices found for NPL to MEL flights in April, May
25 May - 27 May
$896pp
NPL
New Plymouth
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
NPL
New Plymouth
25 May - 27 May
$911pp
NPL
New Plymouth
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
NPL
New Plymouth
25 May - 27 May
$1,074pp
NPL
New Plymouth
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
NPL
New Plymouth

New Plymouth to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from New Plymouth found for this year
25 May - 27 May
$896pp
NPL
New Plymouth
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
NPL
New Plymouth
25 May - 27 May
$911pp
NPL
New Plymouth
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
NPL
New Plymouth
25 May - 27 May
$1,074pp
NPL
New Plymouth
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
NPL
New Plymouth

One-way flights to Melbourne from New Plymouth

The cheapest one-way flights from New Plymouth to Melbourne
03:40 - 13:10
Qantas Airways
1 stop
11h 30m
NPL - MEL
Qantas Airways
$372
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Flight FAQs

From New Plymouth to Melbourne

Can I find flights from New Plymouth to Melbourne for under $978 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Plymouth to Melbourne for under $978. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $896, but on average you can expect to pay $992.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from New Plymouth to Melbourne have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air New Zealand, Jetstar, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air New Zealand with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from New Plymouth to Melbourne for under $839 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from New Plymouth 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?

Flights from New Plymouth to Melbourne have been viewed 290 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in New Plymouth or Melbourne?

In New Plymouth, there will be greater rainfall in New Plymouth compared to Melbourne over the next 12 days.

Is New Plymouth weather warmer or cooler than Melbourne?

Temperatures around the 26 °Cs can be experienced in January. The weather in Melbourne is hotter than in New Plymouth. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from New Plymouth to Melbourne?

Airlines like Air New Zealand fly from New Plymouth to Melbourne in about 10h 10m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to .

What is the cheapest airline to fly from New Plymouth to Melbourne return?

Air New Zealand, at $896, was found to be the cheapest airline from New Plymouth to Melbourne..

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

$372 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Qantas Airways.

Alternative routes for New Plymouth 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 New Plymouth to Melbourne.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.93
Average temperature for April in Melbourne
27.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Melbourne
26.0 mm

Airports servicing New Plymouth

Airports servicing Melbourne

Top 3 airlines flying from New Plymouth to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from New Plymouth 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
$267 $360 No cancel fee 74%
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Qantas Airways
$266 $434 No cancel fee 74%
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Air New Zealand
$344 $519 No cancel fee 78%
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