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Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide, Australia Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 2:28 -04:00

Melbourne to Adelaide Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 2:28 -04:00

We've scanned 26,216,477,370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Adelaide. Jetstar & Virgin Australia frequently offer the best deals on Melbourne to Adelaide flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
MELADL
Sun 30/10
nonstop
ADLMEL
Sun 6/11
nonstop
$166
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Virgin Australia
MELADL
Thu 29/12
nonstop
ADLMEL
Mon 2/01
nonstop
$198
Select
Virgin Australia
MELADL
Thu 5/01
nonstop
ADLMEL
Tue 10/01
nonstop
$198
Select
Virgin Australia
MELADL
Fri 6/01
nonstop
ADLMEL
Wed 11/01
nonstop
$198
Select
Virgin Australia
MELADL
Thu 12/01
nonstop
ADLMEL
Sun 15/01
nonstop
$198
Select
Virgin Australia
MELADL
Thu 12/01
nonstop
ADLMEL
Wed 18/01
nonstop
$198
Select
Qantas
MELADL
Mon 28/11
nonstop
ADLMEL
Tue 29/11
nonstop
$250
Select
Regional Express
MELADL
Thu 1/12
1 stop
ADLMEL
Tue 6/12
1 stop
$546
Select

How Much is a Flight from Melbourne to Adelaide?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Melbourne to Adelaide, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $192.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide?

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 Melbourne to Adelaide 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 Melbourne to Adelaide?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $208 $338
7-14 days $193 $310
14-21 days $208 $318
21-30 days $166 $279
30-60 days $166 $273
60-90 days $176 $285
90+ days $158 $273

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Adelaide

We've examined 26,224,294,390 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne to Adelaide is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$192 $203 $190 $192 $176 $216 $166

Compare Flight Prices from Melbourne to Adelaide 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 Melbourne to Adelaide flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Melbourne Adelaide Virgin Australia 30/09/16 2/10/16 0 $307
October Melbourne Adelaide Jetstar 30/10/16 6/11/16 0 $166
November Melbourne Adelaide Jetstar 4/11/16 6/11/16 0 $176
December Melbourne Adelaide Jetstar 25/12/16 28/12/16 0 $176
January Melbourne Adelaide Jetstar 6/01/17 10/01/17 0 $190
February Melbourne Adelaide Virgin Australia 24/02/17 26/02/17 0 $190
March Melbourne Adelaide Virgin Australia 21/03/17 28/03/17 0 $190
April Melbourne Adelaide Jetstar 28/04/17 30/04/17 0 $158

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$227
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$227 $227
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$227 $227
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$227 $216
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$216 $176
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$176

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide

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 Melbourne to Adelaide is $292.

The average price for direct flights from Melbourne to Adelaide is $189.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 3 3 5 3 4 4 4 08:30 20:40
Qantas 10 10 9 9 11 7 10 07:00 20:15
Tigerair 3 2 2 3 3 3 3 08:20 17:20
Virgin Australia 10 8 10 10 10 7 9 07:05 20:35

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide

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 Melbourne to Adelaide. 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 Melbourne to Adelaide is $110.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Adelaide is $190.

Melbourne to Adelaide Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Melbourne to Adelaide?
Answer: The average Melbourne to Adelaide flight time is an hour and 22 minutes.
Question: How far is Adelaide from Melbourne?
Answer: The distance from Melbourne to Adelaide is 632 kilometers (393 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Melbourne to Adelaide?
Answer: There are 172 direct flights from Melbourne to Adelaide.
Question: What are the most popular Melbourne airlines for direct flights from Melbourne to Adelaide?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 37% of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Adelaide.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Melbourne to Adelaide?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Melbourne flying to Adelaide Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 2:28 -04:00Number of routes searched: 71Number of itineraries searched: 490,291

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

Melbourne to Adelaide
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar -
Qantas -
Tigerair -
Virgin Australia -
Jetstar OOL
Jetstar SYD
Jetstar BNE
Jetstar CNS
Qantas ASP
Qantas BNE
Qantas CBR
Qantas DRW
Virgin Australia BNE
Virgin Australia CBR
Virgin Australia OOL
Virgin Australia PER
Regional Express MGB
Regional Express MQL

Melbourne to Adelaide Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Melbourne and Adelaide. 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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