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Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne, Australia Last modified: 25/09/2016 12:33 AM

Adelaide to Melbourne Last modified: 25/09/2016 12:33 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Adelaide to Melbourne. Tigerair & Jetstar frequently offer the best deals on Adelaide to Melbourne flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Tigerair
ADLMEL
Mon 24/10
nonstop
MELADL
Thu 27/10
nonstop
$111
Select
Jetstar
ADLMEL
Mon 24/10
nonstop
MELADL
Thu 27/10
nonstop
$145
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Virgin Australia
ADLMEL
Sun 25/12
nonstop
MELADL
Wed 28/12
nonstop
$199
Select
Virgin Australia
ADLMEL
Mon 2/01
nonstop
MELADL
Wed 4/01
nonstop
$199
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Virgin Australia
ADLMEL
Tue 3/01
nonstop
MELADL
Sun 8/01
nonstop
$199
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Virgin Australia
ADLMEL
Mon 16/01
nonstop
MELADL
Mon 23/01
nonstop
$199
Select
Qantas
ADLMEL
Fri 11/11
nonstop
MELADL
Mon 14/11
nonstop
$246
Select
Regional Express
ADLMEL
Fri 4/11
1 stop
MELADL
Sat 12/11
1 stop
$550
Select
Regional Express
ADLMEL
Tue 15/11
1 stop
MELADL
Thu 17/11
1 stop
$550
Select

How Much is a Flight from Adelaide to Melbourne?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Adelaide to Melbourne, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $170.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Adelaide to Melbourne based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Adelaide to Melbourne?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Adelaide to Melbourne.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $223 $362
7-14 days $191 $345
14-21 days $191 $276
21-30 days $111 $276
30-60 days $154 $275
60-90 days $184 $276
90+ days $158 $275

Cheapest Day To Fly from Adelaide to Melbourne

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Adelaide to Melbourne is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$111 $191 $158 $191 $154 $191 $191

Compare Flight Prices from Adelaide to Melbourne by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Adelaide to Melbourne flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Adelaide Melbourne Virgin Australia 29/09/16 1/10/16 0 $255
October Adelaide Melbourne Tigerair 24/10/16 27/10/16 0 $111
November Adelaide Melbourne Tigerair 11/11/16 14/11/16 0 $154
December Adelaide Melbourne Jetstar 25/12/16 30/12/16 0 $174
January Adelaide Melbourne Jetstar 6/01/17 8/01/17 0 $158
February Adelaide Melbourne Jetstar 10/02/17 12/02/17 0 $174
March Adelaide Melbourne Jetstar 31/03/17 7/04/17 0 $174
April Adelaide Melbourne Jetstar 5/04/17 12/04/17 0 $174

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Adelaide to Melbourne. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$223
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$223 $225
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$225 $227
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$227 $191
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$191 $225
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$225

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Adelaide to Melbourne is $398.

The average price for direct flights from Adelaide to Melbourne is $175.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Adelaide to Melbourne.

Weekly Direct Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 3 3 5 3 4 4 4 06:05 22:00
Qantas 10 10 9 10 11 7 10 06:00 19:55
Tigerair 3 2 2 3 3 3 3 09:30 18:45
Virgin Australia 9 8 10 10 11 7 9 06:05 20:35

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Adelaide to Melbourne. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Adelaide to Melbourne is $149.

The average price for round trip flights from Adelaide to Melbourne is $256.

Adelaide to Melbourne Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Adelaide to Melbourne?
Answer: The average Adelaide to Melbourne flight time is an hour and 20 minutes.
Question: How far is Melbourne from Adelaide?
Answer: The distance from Adelaide to Melbourne is 632 kilometers (393 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Adelaide to Melbourne?
Answer: There are 174 direct flights from Adelaide to Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular Adelaide airlines for direct flights from Adelaide to Melbourne?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 37% of the non-stop flights between Adelaide and Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Adelaide to Melbourne?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Adelaide flying to Melbourne Last modified: 25/09/2016 12:33 AMNumber of routes searched: 77Number of itineraries searched: 650,846

Wondering which airlines fly out of Adelaide to Melbourne? We've gathered the average price of Adelaide airlines with flights to Melbourne. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Adelaide to Melbourne
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Regional Express MQL
Jetstar -
Jetstar SYD
Regional Express MGB
Jetstar PER
Jetstar MCY
Qantas CBR
Jetstar BNE
Qantas ASP

Adelaide to Melbourne Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Adelaide and Melbourne. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

Farecompare Research Tools

FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

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FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Adelaide to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $164
Flights from Adelaide to Albury Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $394
Flights from Adelaide to Canberra Qantas, Virgin Australia $319
Flights from Adelaide to Mount Gambier Regional Express $433
Flights from Adelaide to Launceston Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $340
Flights from Adelaide to Hobart Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $360
Flights from Adelaide to Mildura Regional Express Check Dates
Flights from Adelaide to Devonport Qantas $774
Flights from Adelaide to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $183
Flights from Adelaide to Wagga Wagga Qantas, Regional Express $1,153
Flights from Adelaide to London Finnair, British Airways, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Australia $995
Flights from Adelaide to Kingscote Regional Express $324
Flights from Adelaide to Port Lincoln Qantas, Regional Express $235
Flights from Port Lincoln to Adelaide Qantas, Regional Express $448
Flights from Adelaide to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $300
Flights from Whyalla to Adelaide Qantas, Regional Express $256
Flights from Adelaide to Broken Hill Regional Express $412
Flights from Adelaide to Bangkok Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Jetstar, Malaysia, Bangkok, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $706
Flights from Adelaide to Whyalla Qantas, Regional Express $233
Flights from Adelaide to Singapore Jetstar, Malaysia, China Eastern, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $616
Flights from Adelaide to Newcastle Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $415
Flights from Kingscote to Adelaide Regional Express Check Dates
Flights from Adelaide to Dubbo Qantas, Regional Express Check Dates
Flights from Adelaide to Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, Singapore, Virgin Australia $655
Flights from Adelaide to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $533
Flights from Adelaide to Hong Kong Cathay, Malaysia, Qantas, Qatar $748
Flights from Adelaide to Tokyo British Airways, Cathay, China Southern, Jetstar, Malaysia, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore $852
Flights from Adelaide to Port Macquarie Qantas, Virgin Australia $551
Flights from Adelaide to Perth Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $317
Flights from Adelaide to Tamworth Qantas, Virgin Australia $399
Cheap Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne