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The best prices from Wellington to Melbourne are usually found in June or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Wellington (WLG) to Melbourne (MEL)

WLG - MEL
Price
$438 - $771
MEL
Temperature
22 - 32 °C
MEL
Rainfall
26 - 170 mm
Popular in December High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise
Cheapest in June Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop
Average price $443 Average for round-trip flights in August 2020
Round-trip from $438 From Wellington 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 Wellington to Melbourne?

Friday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 20%.

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

To save up to 41% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 39 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Wellington to Melbourne from $813 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $981 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

June is one of the best times of the year to fly to Melbourne from Wellington. Prices for June average $479 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $336. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a June flight can save you 39% on your journey compared to booking in June

When is the cheapest time to fly from Wellington to Melbourne (WLG - MEL)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Wellington to Melbourne in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 18% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Wellington to Melbourne in August, September 2020

The best prices found for WLG to MEL flights in August, September
6 Aug - 9 Aug
$5,052pp
WLG
Wellington
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington

Wellington to Melbourne 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Wellington found for this year
17 Nov - 19 Nov
$335pp
WLG
Wellington
Virgin Australia
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
WLG
Wellington
17 Nov - 19 Nov
$342pp
WLG
Wellington
Singapore Airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
Direct
WLG
Wellington
2 Nov - 3 Nov
$412pp
WLG
Wellington
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington

Direct flights to Melbourne from Wellington

Save time with Wellington to Melbourne direct flight deals
17 Nov - 19 Nov
$335pp
WLG
Wellington
Virgin Australia
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
WLG
Wellington
17 Nov - 19 Nov
$342pp
WLG
Wellington
Singapore Airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
Direct
WLG
Wellington
4 Nov - 5 Nov
$436pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
Direct
WLG
Wellington

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Wellington to Melbourne flights.

Flight FAQs

From Wellington to Melbourne

Can I find flights from Wellington to Melbourne for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Wellington to Melbourne for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Virgin Australia for just $335, but on average you can expect to pay $458.

Are there direct flights from Wellington to Melbourne for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 13 direct flights from Wellington to Melbourne under $400. A good price for a direct flight from Wellington to Melbourne is less than $592.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 6,378 users have taken a look at flights from Wellington to Melbourne.

Does it rain more in Wellington or Melbourne?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Wellington is roughly greater than that of Melbourne. You can assume this to be the case over the next 7 days.

Is Wellington weather warmer or cooler than Melbourne?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 26 °Cs in January, on average. The temperature in Melbourne is generally hotter than in Wellington. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

Alternative routes for Wellington to Melbourne

Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Wellington to Melbourne
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.93
Flight duration
3h 49m
Average temperature for August in Melbourne
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for August in Melbourne
170.0 mm

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