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Cheap Flights from Canberra to Melbourne, AU, Australia - CBR to MEL Last modified: 29/06/2016 12:52 PM

Popular flights from Canberra to Melbourne Last modified: 29/06/2016 12:52 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Virgin Australia
CBRMEL
Fri 21/10
nonstop
MELCBR
Sun 23/10
nonstop
$199
Select
Qantas
CBRMEL
Mon 4/07
nonstop
MELCBR
Fri 8/07
nonstop
$337
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Canberra to Melbourne (CBR to MEL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Canberra to Melbourne, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $232.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Canberra to Melbourne (CBR to MEL)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Canberra 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 Canberra to Melbourne

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $318 $414
7-14 days $228 $290
14-21 days $230 $294
21-30 days $228 $294
30-60 days $228 $290
60-90 days $228 $290
90+ days $173 $245

Cheapest Day To Fly from Canberra to Melbourne

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$228 $228 $230 $228 $228 $228 $248

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Canberra to Melbourne

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 30/06/16 5/07/16 0 $486
July Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 12/07/16 14/07/16 0 $228
August Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 12/08/16 25/08/16 0 $228
September Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 10/09/16 13/09/16 0 $228
October Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 21/10/16 23/10/16 0 $199
November Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 1/11/16 9/11/16 0 $199
December Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 5/12/16 14/12/16 0 $217
January Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 24/01/17 7/02/17 0 $218

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$486
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$486 $410
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$410 $298
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$298 $230
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$230 $228
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$228

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Canberra to Melbourne (CBR to MEL)

Your Canberra 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 Canberra to Melbourne is $630.

The average price for non-stop flights from Canberra to Melbourne is $451.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Canberra to Melbourne
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Qantas 11 10 11 12 12 5 6 06:15 21:00
Virgin Australia 7 6 6 7 8 4 7 06:25 19:30

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Canberra to Melbourne (CBR 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 Canberra 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 Canberra to Melbourne is $225.

The average price for round trip flights from Canberra to Melbourne is $451.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sydney to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $98
Wagga Wagga to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express Check Dates
Albury to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $356
Merimbula to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $488
Griffith to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $1,051
Orange to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express Check Dates
Moruya to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express Check Dates
Sydney to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Iberia, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,476
Sydney to Albury Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $178
Sydney to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Virgin Australia $621
Sydney to Canberra Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $196
Sydney to Adelaide Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $118
Sydney to Hobart Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $180
Sydney to Wagga Wagga Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $253
Sydney to Launceston Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $157
Sydney to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $595
Canberra to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $196
Sydney to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $98
Sydney to Griffith Regional Express $413
Sydney to Bangkok Emirates, Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $572
Sydney to Mildura Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $324
Sydney to Devonport Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $886
Sydney to Merimbula Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $378
Albury to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $178
Sydney to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $595
Sydney to Singapore Jetstar Asia, British Airways, Jetstar, SilkAir, Qantas, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Virgin Australia $461
Sydney to Narrandera Regional Express $383
Sydney to Dubbo Jetstar, Qantas, Regional Express $264
Sydney to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $78
Canberra to Albury Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express Check Dates

Airports for Your Route

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

Canberra to Melbourne Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Canberra to Melbourne?
Answer: The average Canberra to Melbourne flight time is an hour and 11 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Canberra and Melbourne?
Answer: The distance from Canberra to Melbourne is 468 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Canberra to Melbourne?
Answer: There are 112 direct flights from Canberra to Melbourne.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Canberra to Melbourne?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 59% of the non-stop flights between Canberra and Melbourne.
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