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New Zealand to Melbourne (MEL)

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 58 days in advance to save up to 40% 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 58 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 New Zealand to Melbourne 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $481, or $577 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from New Zealand to Melbourne lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from New Zealand to Melbourne in June, with the cheapest ticket starting at $241.

Cheap flights from New Zealand to Melbourne in March, April 2021

27 Apr - 4 May
$1,189pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
27 Apr - 4 May
$1,269pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
27 Apr - 4 May
$1,274pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

New Zealand to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

19 Nov - 21 Nov
$362pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
19 Nov - 21 Nov
$418pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
7 Jul - 24 Jul
$467pp
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch

Direct flights to Melbourne from New Zealand

7 Jul - 24 Jul
$502pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
9 Jul - 24 Jul
$524pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
10 Jul - 24 Jul
$657pp
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
Direct
CHC
Christchurch

One-way flights to Melbourne from New Zealand

04:45 - 06:50
Air New Zealand
Direct
4h 05m
AKL - MEL
Air New Zealand
$610
Kiwi.com
08:05 - 10:10
Jetstar
2 stops
28h 05m
AKL - MEL
Jetstar
$688
Gotogate
12:00 - 17:35
Qantas Airways
1 stop
7h 35m
AKL - MEL
Qantas Airways

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From New Zealand to Melbourne

Can I find flights from New Zealand to Melbourne for under $558 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Zealand to Melbourne for under $558. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $467, but on average you can expect to pay $700.

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

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

Are there direct flights from New Zealand to Melbourne for under $558 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 7 direct flights from New Zealand to Melbourne under $558. A good price for a direct flight from New Zealand to Melbourne is less than $809.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from New Zealand to Melbourne have been viewed 36,414 times in the past calendar month.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New Zealand to Melbourne?

The most popular airlines flying from New Zealand to Melbourne are Emirates, Jetstar and Air New Zealand. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most popular routes from New Zealand to Melbourne?

Most travellers choose Auckland Intl - Melbourne, Rotorua - Melbourne or Nelson - Melbourne when deciding on the best route from New Zealand to Melbourne.

What are the cheapest flights from New Zealand to Melbourne?

Looking for the cheapest flight from New Zealand to Melbourne? While on average our users pay $604, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $135. The most popular route (Auckland Intl - Melbourne), is priced around $884.

What are the most reliable airlines from New Zealand to Melbourne?

Consider Air New Zealand (85%), Alaska Airlines (67%) or United Airlines (58%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from New Zealand to Melbourne.

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

Departing from New Zealand to Melbourne will take you 3h 40m. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from New Zealand to Melbourne return?

Our cheapest airline available from New Zealand to Melbourne is Jetstar. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $467 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Qantas Airways and Air New Zealand, starting at $657 and $904 round-trip.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Jetstar, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $151. However, be on the lookout for offers from Air New Zealand and Qantas Airways, as they are both options that can get you from New Zealand to Melbourne for a low price.

Destination information for Melbourne

Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.94
Flight duration
3h 37m
Average temperature for March in Melbourne
27.0 °C
Avg rainfall for March in Melbourne
37.0 mm

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Top 6 airlines flying from New Zealand to Melbourne

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
$164 $324 No cancel fee 74%
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Emirates
$130 $357 No cancel fee 75%
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Singapore Airlines
$139 $367 No cancel fee 81%
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Virgin Australia
$169 $384 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$157 $395 No cancel fee 74%
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Air New Zealand
$213 $433 No cancel fee 78%
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