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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Auckland, NZ, New Zealand - MEL to AKL Last modified: 27/08/2016 2:24 AM

Popular flights from Melbourne to Auckland Last modified: 27/08/2016 2:24 AM

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.

Jetstar
MELAKL
Sat 24/09
nonstop
AKLMEL
Wed 5/10
nonstop
$244
Select
Virgin Australia
MELAKL
Tue 1/11
nonstop
AKLMEL
Tue 8/11
nonstop
$355
Select
Qantas
MELAKL
Fri 25/11
nonstop
AKLMEL
Sun 27/11
nonstop
$395
Select
Air New Zealand
MELAKL
Mon 5/09
nonstop
AKLMEL
Thu 8/09
nonstop
$404
Select
Air New Zealand
MELAKL
Thu 8/09
nonstop
AKLMEL
Sun 11/09
nonstop
$404
Select
Air New Zealand
MELAKL
Thu 8/09
nonstop
AKLMEL
Mon 12/09
nonstop
$404
Select
Air New Zealand
MELAKL
Thu 8/09
nonstop
AKLMEL
Tue 13/09
nonstop
$404
Select
Air New Zealand
MELAKL
Fri 9/09
nonstop
AKLMEL
Mon 12/09
nonstop
$404
Select
Emirates
MELAKL
Fri 25/11
1 stop
AKLMEL
Sun 27/11
1 stop
$424
Select
Fiji Airways
MELAKL
Sat 12/11
1 stop
AKLMEL
Sat 19/11
1 stop
$760
Select
Fiji Airways
MELAKL
Sun 27/11
1 stop
AKLMEL
Sun 4/12
1 stop
$760
Select
Fiji Airways
MELAKL
Sat 3/12
1 stop
AKLMEL
Sun 11/12
1 stop
$760
Select
Fiji Airways
MELAKL
Sat 3/12
1 stop
AKLMEL
Sat 10/12
1 stop
$760
Select
Fiji Airways
MELAKL
Mon 5/12
1 stop
AKLMEL
Sun 11/12
1 stop
$760
Select
Aircalin
MELAKL
Mon 14/11
1 stop
AKLMEL
Tue 22/11
1 stop
$971
Select
China Southern
MELAKL
Thu 1/09
1 stop
AKLMEL
Sun 4/09
1 stop
$1,383
Select
China Southern
MELAKL
Sat 8/10
1 stop
AKLMEL
Sat 22/10
1 stop
$1,383
Select
China Southern
MELAKL
Tue 1/11
1 stop
AKLMEL
Mon 7/11
1 stop
$1,383
Select
China Southern
MELAKL
Thu 10/11
1 stop
AKLMEL
Mon 21/11
1 stop
$1,383
Select
China Southern
MELAKL
Sat 12/11
1 stop
AKLMEL
Mon 21/11
1 stop
$1,383
Select
Philippine
MELAKL
Wed 7/09
2 stops
AKLMEL
Mon 12/09
2 stops
$2,186
Select
Malaysia
MELAKL
Fri 23/12
1 stop
AKLMEL
Mon 2/01
1 stop
$3,277
Select
Thai
MELAKL
Sun 23/10
1 stop
AKLMEL
Fri 28/10
1 stop
$5,534
Select

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

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Melbourne to Auckland, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $338.

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

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $426 $512
7-14 days $404 $363
14-21 days $404 $484
21-30 days $244 $296
30-60 days $380 $392
60-90 days $355 $303
90+ days $240 $245

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Auckland

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$363 $355 $296 $380 $303 $244 $426

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Melbourne to Auckland

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Melbourne Auckland Jetstar 29/08/16 2/09/16 0 $445
September Melbourne Auckland Jetstar 24/09/16 5/10/16 0 $244
October Melbourne Auckland Virgin Australia 20/10/16 23/10/16 0 $380
November Melbourne Auckland Jetstar 25/11/16 27/11/16 1 $303
December Melbourne Auckland Virgin Australia 3/12/16 5/12/16 0 $384
January Melbourne Auckland Virgin Australia 30/01/17 10/02/17 0 $384
February Melbourne Auckland Jetstar 3/02/17 17/02/17 0 $240
March Melbourne Auckland Virgin Australia 18/03/17 24/03/17 0 $384

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

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 Melbourne to Auckland.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$426
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$426 $404
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$404 $424
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$424 $424
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$424 $384
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$384

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

Your Melbourne to Auckland 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 Melbourne to Auckland is $1,678.

The average price for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Auckland is $416.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Melbourne to Auckland
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Emirates 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 07:10 07:10
Jetstar 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 16:15 23:45
Air New Zealand 3 3 2 3 3 3 3 08:40 18:35
Qantas 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 06:20 22:35
Virgin Australia 2 1 1 1 1 2 1 06:30 10:00

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

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 Auckland. 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 Auckland is $1,712.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Auckland is $1,645.

Melbourne to Auckland Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Melbourne to Auckland?
Answer: The average Melbourne to Auckland flight time is 3 hours and 35 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Melbourne and Auckland?
Answer: The distance from Melbourne to Auckland is 2636 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Melbourne to Auckland?
Answer: There are 64 direct flights from Melbourne to Auckland.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Auckland?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 32% of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Auckland.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Melbourne to Auckland?
Answer: Christchurch, NZ

Airlines Flying from Melbourne to Auckland (MEL to AKL) Number of flights searched: 99Last modified: 27/08/2016 2:24 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Melbourne to Auckland 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 Melbourne to Auckland.

Melbourne to Auckland
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
Air New Zealand WLG 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 Melbourne and Auckland, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Melbourne to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $111
Melbourne to Brisbane Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $131
Melbourne to Gold Coast AirAsia X, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $111

Cheap International Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Melbourne to Hamilton Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $698
Melbourne to Rotorua Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $741
Melbourne to Tauranga Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $617
Melbourne to London Jet Airways, Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Air Serbia, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Swiss, Xiamen, Malaysia, Air Mauritius, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, South African, SAS, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $957
Melbourne to Wellington Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $225
Melbourne to New Plymouth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $551
Melbourne to Whangarei Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $604
Melbourne to Napier - Hastings Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $566
Melbourne to Christchurch China Southern, Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $267
Melbourne to Taupo Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $624
Melbourne to Kerikeri Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $697
Melbourne to Palmerston North Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $442
Melbourne to Nelson Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $516
Melbourne to Tokyo Sichuan, AirAsia, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Aircalin, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $679
Melbourne to Gisborne Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $612
Melbourne to Shanghai Sichuan, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $524
Melbourne to New York American, Air Berlin, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Air Serbia, Latam Airlines Group, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, South African, Singapore, Thai, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $1,173
Melbourne to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $300
Melbourne to Bangkok Sichuan, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $467
Melbourne to Blenheim Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $660
Melbourne to Dunedin Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $593
Melbourne to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Garuda, Capital Airlines, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $524
Melbourne to Jakarta Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam, SkyStar $637
Melbourne to Singapore Sichuan, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $388
Melbourne to Noumea Air New Zealand, Qantas, Aircalin $601
Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $357

Cheap International Flights to Auckland - AKL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Albury to Auckland Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $601
Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Auckland, NZ, New Zealand, from $244 Round trip from MEL to AKL