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Flights from Mackay to Melbourne, Australia Last modified: 28/09/2016 2:04 AM

Mackay to Melbourne Last modified: 28/09/2016 2:04 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Mackay to Melbourne. Virgin Australia & Jetstar frequently offer the best deals on Mackay to Melbourne flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Virgin Australia
MKYMEL
Fri 9/12
1 stop
MELMKY
Tue 13/12
1 stop
$456
Select
Jetstar
MKYMEL
Sat 8/10
1 stop
MELMKY
Wed 12/10
1 stop
$482
Select
Qantas
MKYMEL
Wed 19/10
1 stop
MELMKY
Wed 26/10
1 stop
$835
Select

How Much is a Flight from Mackay to Melbourne?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Mackay to Melbourne, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $516.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Mackay 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 Mackay 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 Mackay to Melbourne?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $737
7-14 days $0 $482
14-21 days $0 $512
21-30 days $0 $552
30-60 days $0 $465
60-90 days $0 $456
90+ days $0 $428

Cheapest Day To Fly from Mackay to Melbourne

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Mackay to Melbourne is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$586 $556 $552 $512 $456 $482 $465

Compare Flight Prices from Mackay 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 Mackay to Melbourne flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Mackay Melbourne Virgin Australia 30/09/16 3/10/16 1 $1,110
October Mackay Melbourne Jetstar 8/10/16 12/10/16 1 $482
November Mackay Melbourne Virgin Australia 13/11/16 20/11/16 1 $465
December Mackay Melbourne Virgin Australia 9/12/16 13/12/16 1 $456
January Mackay Melbourne Virgin Australia 4/01/17 8/01/17 1 $472
February Mackay Melbourne Virgin Australia 10/02/17 12/02/17 1 $552
March Mackay Melbourne Virgin Australia 8/03/17 12/03/17 1 $428
April Mackay Melbourne Virgin Australia 18/04/17 21/04/17 1 $459

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Mackay to Melbourne

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Mackay 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
$1,110
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$1,110 $602
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$602 $512
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$512 $662
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$662

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Mackay 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 Mackay to Melbourne is $611.

The average price for direct flights from Mackay to Melbourne is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Mackay 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 Mackay 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 Mackay to Melbourne is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Mackay to Melbourne is $611.

Mackay to Melbourne Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Mackay to Melbourne?
Answer: Brisbane, AU

Airlines in Mackay flying to Melbourne Last modified: 28/09/2016 2:04 AMNumber of routes searched: 33Number of itineraries searched: 34,996

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

Mackay to Melbourne
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Virgin Australia SYD
Virgin Australia BNE / NTL
Jetstar BNE
Virgin Australia BNE / PER
Virgin Australia BNE / LST
Virgin Australia SYD / LST
Qantas CNS
Qantas ROK / BNE
Qantas TSV / BNE
Jetstar BNE / SYD
Qantas BNE / ADL
Qantas BNE / CBR

Mackay to Melbourne Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Mackay 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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Cheap Domestic Flights from Mackay - MKY

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Mackay to Sydney Jetstar, Virgin Australia $421
Flights from Mackay to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $205
Flights from Mackay to Cairns Qantas $868
Flights from Mackay to Perth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $686

Cheap International Flights from Mackay - MKY

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Mackay to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $637
Flights from Mackay to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $712
Flights from Mackay to Queenstown Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $976
Flights from Mackay to Wellington Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia Check Dates

Cheap Domestic Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Rockhampton to Melbourne Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $383
Flights from Emerald to Melbourne Air New Zealand, Qantas $875
Flights from Proserpine to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $495
Flights from Hamilton Island to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $411
Flights from Rockhampton to Sydney Qantas, Virgin Australia $327
Flights from Hamilton Island to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $356
Flights from Proserpine to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $400
Flights from Emerald to Sydney Qantas $1,081
Flights from Rockhampton to Brisbane Qantas, Virgin Australia $211
Flights from Proserpine to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $220
Flights from Emerald to Brisbane Qantas $300
Flights from Rockhampton to Adelaide Qantas, Virgin Australia $598
Flights from Hamilton Island to Brisbane Qantas, Virgin Australia $355
Flights from Rockhampton to Cairns Qantas $805
Flights from Rockhampton to Townsville Qantas $577
Flights from Hamilton Island to Cairns Qantas $982
Flights from Proserpine to Cairns Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $514
Flights from Rockhampton to Perth Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $657

Cheap International Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Rockhampton to Auckland Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $551
Flights from Proserpine to Auckland Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $652
Flights from Rockhampton to Christchurch Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $540
Flights from Emerald to Auckland Air New Zealand, Qantas $700
Cheap Flights from Mackay to Melbourne