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Flights from Canberra to Melbourne, Australia Last modified: 27/09/2016 12:59 AM

Canberra to Melbourne Last modified: 27/09/2016 12:59 AM

We've scanned 23,126,175,300 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Canberra to Melbourne. Virgin Australia & Qantas frequently offer the best deals on Canberra to Melbourne flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Virgin Australia
CBRMEL
Tue 15/11
nonstop
MELCBR
Sat 19/11
nonstop
$229
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Virgin Australia
CBRMEL
Wed 30/11
nonstop
MELCBR
Thu 1/12
nonstop
$229
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Virgin Australia
CBRMEL
Tue 6/12
nonstop
MELCBR
Fri 23/12
nonstop
$229
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Virgin Australia
CBRMEL
Tue 6/12
nonstop
MELCBR
Mon 12/12
nonstop
$229
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Virgin Australia
CBRMEL
Wed 7/12
nonstop
MELCBR
Fri 9/12
nonstop
$229
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Qantas
CBRMEL
Thu 1/12
nonstop
MELCBR
Sun 4/12
nonstop
$272
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Tigerair
CBRMEL
Thu 1/12
1 stop
MELCBR
Sun 4/12
1 stop
$524
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How Much is a Flight from Canberra to Melbourne?

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 $249.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Canberra 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 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 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 Canberra to Melbourne?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $379 $489
7-14 days $321 $404
14-21 days $321 $404
21-30 days $321 $413
30-60 days $229 $306
60-90 days $229 $306
90+ days $229 $284

Cheapest Day To Fly from Canberra to Melbourne

We've examined 23,133,250,742 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Canberra to Melbourne is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$251 $229 $229 $229 $297 $251 $251

Compare Flight Prices from Canberra 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 Canberra to Melbourne flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 29/09/16 3/10/16 0 $379
October Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 5/10/16 6/10/16 0 $321
November Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 15/11/16 19/11/16 0 $229
December Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 6/12/16 12/12/16 0 $229
January Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 7/01/17 8/01/17 0 $229
February Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 1/02/17 4/02/17 0 $229
March Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 1/03/17 6/03/17 0 $251
April Canberra Melbourne Virgin Australia 14/04/17 17/04/17 0 $251

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Canberra to Melbourne

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Canberra 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
$379
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$379 $400
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$400 $352
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$352 $321
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$321 $376
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$376

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Canberra 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 Canberra to Melbourne is $404.

The average price for direct flights from Canberra to Melbourne is $250.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Canberra to Melbourne - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Qantas 11 10 11 12 12 5 6 06:15 21:00
Virgin Australia 7 5 5 7 8 3 7 06:25 19:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Canberra 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 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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Canberra to Melbourne is $342.

Canberra to Melbourne Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Canberra to Melbourne?
Answer: The average Canberra to Melbourne flight time is an hour and 10 minutes.
Question: How far is Melbourne from Canberra?
Answer: The distance from Canberra to Melbourne is 468 kilometers (291 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Canberra to Melbourne?
Answer: There are 107 direct flights from Canberra to Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular Canberra airlines for direct flights from Canberra to Melbourne?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 61% of the non-stop flights between Canberra and Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Canberra to Melbourne?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Canberra flying to Melbourne Last modified: 27/09/2016 12:59 AMNumber of routes searched: 40Number of itineraries searched: 196,653

Wondering which airlines fly out of Canberra to Melbourne? We've gathered the average price of Canberra 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.

Canberra to Melbourne
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Qantas -
Qantas SYD
Virgin Australia OOL
Qantas BNE
Qantas ADL
Qantas PER

Canberra to Melbourne Airports

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

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