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FareCompare's flight comparison tool will search through all flights and plane tickets from Auckland to Melbourne, finding you the most direct flight for the best price. Whether you prefer round-trip or one-way tickets, FareCompare will find the cheapest flight from Auckland to Melbourne so you can spend time planning the fun parts of traveling.

Cheap Flights from Auckland to Melbourne - AKL to MEL

Cheap flights from Auckland to Melbourne

If your flight days are flexible and you looking for a good deal, our charts on cheap flights provide some insight regarding affordable flight options for your next big adventure.

Air New Zealand
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
10/10/2015 14/10/2015 $479
13/10/2015 15/10/2015 $479
13/10/2015 16/10/2015 $479
14/10/2015 16/10/2015 $479
14/10/2015 15/10/2015 $479
Emirates
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
7/10/2015 16/10/2015 $471
17/10/2015 20/10/2015 $471
19/10/2015 22/10/2015 $471
Jetstar Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
6/10/2015 10/10/2015 $369
Qantas Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
7/10/2015 16/10/2015 $471
19/10/2015 22/10/2015 $471
Virgin Australia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
10/10/2015 14/10/2015 $396
16/10/2015 21/10/2015 $396

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Auckland to Melbourne (AKL to MEL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Auckland to Melbourne, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $399.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Auckland to Melbourne (AKL to MEL)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Auckland to Melbourne based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Auckland to Melbourne

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Auckland to Melbourne should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $493 $551
7-14 days $462 $517
14-21 days $429 $535
21-30 days $424 $535
30-60 days $393 $432
60-90 days $426 $484
90+ days $386 $495

Cheapest Day To Fly from Auckland to Melbourne

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Auckland to Melbourne.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$426 $369 $378 $408 $396 $396 $429

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Auckland to Melbourne

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Auckland to Melbourne.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Auckland Melbourne Virgin Australia 23/09/15 4/10/15 0 $424
October Auckland Melbourne Jetstar 7/10/15 12/10/15 0 $393
November Auckland Melbourne Virgin Australia 24/11/15 25/11/15 0 $426
December Auckland Melbourne Jetstar 5/12/15 12/12/15 0 $460
January Auckland Melbourne Virgin Australia 28/01/16 31/01/16 0 $449
February Auckland Melbourne Jetstar 26/02/16 5/03/16 0 $413
March Auckland Melbourne Virgin Australia 20/03/16 9/04/16 0 $415
April Auckland Melbourne Virgin Australia 7/04/16 17/04/16 0 $386

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Auckland to Melbourne

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Auckland to Melbourne.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$506
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$506 $506
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
$506 $506
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
$506 $437
27 28 29 30 1 2 3
$437 $521
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$521

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Auckland to Melbourne (AKL to MEL)

Your Auckland to Melbourne flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 Auckland to Melbourne is $542.

The average price for non-stop flights from Auckland to Melbourne is $437.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Auckland to Melbourne
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Emirates 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 18:30 18:30
Jetstar 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 07:15 20:30
Air New Zealand 3 3 3 3 4 2 4 08:55 18:30
Qantas 3 3 3 3 3 4 3 06:15 20:35
Virgin Australia 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 06:30 06:30

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Auckland to Melbourne (AKL to MEL)

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 Auckland 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 Auckland to Melbourne is $195.

The average price for round trip flights from Auckland to Melbourne is $437.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Hamilton to Melbourne Qantas, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $716
New Plymouth to Melbourne Qantas, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $722
Rotorua to Melbourne Qantas, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $772
Tauranga to Melbourne Qantas, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $778
Taupo to Melbourne Qantas, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Whangarei to Melbourne Qantas, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $731
Kerikeri to Melbourne Qantas, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Auckland to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia, Qantas, China Airlines, Emirates, LAN $360
Auckland to Canberra Qantas, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $709
Auckland to Adelaide Qantas, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $565
Rotorua to Sydney Qantas, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $670
Auckland to Albury Qantas, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Auckland to London Air New Zealand, Virgin Atlantic, Iberia, KLM, Austrian, Finnair, British Airways, Air France, Lufthansa $1,804
Auckland to Hobart Qantas, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $584
Auckland to Launceston Qantas, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $633
Auckland to Brisbane China Airlines, Emirates, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia, Qantas $385
Hamilton to Sydney Qantas, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $644
Auckland to Tokyo Air New Zealand, JAL, All Nippon $1,222
Auckland to Wagga Wagga Qantas, Jetstar, Air New Zealand Check Dates
New Plymouth to Sydney Qantas, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $670
Auckland to Mildura Qantas, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $745
Tauranga to Sydney Qantas, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $698
Auckland to Devonport Qantas, Jetstar, Air New Zealand Check Dates
Auckland to Gold Coast Qantas, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $382
Auckland to Bangkok Thai, Air New Zealand, Bangkok $1,294
Auckland to Singapore Air New Zealand, Jetstar Asia, SilkAir, Singapore, Scoot $1,171
Auckland to Newcastle Qantas, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $714
Auckland to Kuala Lumpur Air New Zealand, Malaysia, AirAsia X $1,196
Whangarei to Sydney Qantas, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Auckland to Shanghai Air New Zealand, Air China, Xiamen, China Southern, China Eastern $796

Airlines Flying from Auckland to Melbourne (AKL to MEL)

Below are the different airlines that fly from Auckland to Melbourne with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Auckland to Melbourne.

Auckland to Melbourne
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Emirates - X X X X X X X
Jetstar - X X X X X X X
Air New Zealand - X X X X X X X
Qantas - X X X X X X X
Virgin Australia - X X X X X X X
Virgin Australia SYD X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Auckland and Melbourne, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Auckland to Melbourne Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Auckland to Melbourne?
Answer: The average Auckland to Melbourne flight time is 4 hours and 6 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Auckland and Melbourne?
Answer: The distance from Auckland to Melbourne is 2636 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Auckland to Melbourne?
Answer: There are 71 direct flights from Auckland to Melbourne.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Auckland to Melbourne?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 30% of the non-stop flights between Auckland and Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Auckland to Melbourne?
Answer: Sydney, AU
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