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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Auckland, NZ, New Zealand - MEL to AKL Last modified: 01/07/2016 1:26 AM

Popular flights from Melbourne to Auckland Last modified: 01/07/2016 1:26 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
Mon 8/08
nonstop
AKLMEL
Thu 18/08
nonstop
$236
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Air New Zealand
MELAKL
Mon 8/08
nonstop
AKLMEL
Thu 18/08
nonstop
$323
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Virgin Australia
MELAKL
Mon 8/08
nonstop
AKLMEL
Thu 18/08
nonstop
$341
Select
Emirates
MELAKL
Wed 27/07
nonstop
AKLMEL
Sun 31/07
nonstop
$436
Select
Emirates
MELAKL
Mon 8/08
nonstop
AKLMEL
Thu 18/08
nonstop
$436
Select
Qantas
MELAKL
Wed 27/07
nonstop
AKLMEL
Sun 31/07
nonstop
$440
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 $322.

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 $380 $475
7-14 days $380 $475
14-21 days $380 $475
21-30 days $364 $373
30-60 days $236 $245
60-90 days $346 $261
90+ days $233 $241

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
$236 $380 $364 $380 $380 $261 $245

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
July Melbourne Auckland Air New Zealand 27/07/16 31/07/16 0 $364
August Melbourne Auckland Jetstar 8/08/16 18/08/16 0 $236
September Melbourne Auckland Jetstar 3/09/16 10/09/16 1 $261
October Melbourne Auckland Virgin Australia 1/10/16 5/10/16 0 $380
November Melbourne Auckland Virgin Australia 5/11/16 12/11/16 0 $380
December Melbourne Auckland Virgin Australia 1/12/16 2/12/16 0 $380
January Melbourne Auckland Virgin Australia 24/01/17 11/02/17 0 $358
February Melbourne Auckland Virgin Australia 10/02/17 16/02/17 0 $311

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
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$380
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$380 $380
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$380 $380
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$380 $380
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$380 $380
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$380

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 $436.

The average price for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Auckland is $380.

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 10:20 23:20
Air New Zealand 3 3 3 3 4 3 3 08:40 18:35
Qantas 3 2 2 3 3 3 3 06:20 23:35
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 $244.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Auckland is $368.

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 62 direct flights from Melbourne to Auckland.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Auckland?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 32% of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Auckland.

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, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $91
Melbourne to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $118
Melbourne to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $166

Cheap International Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Melbourne to Hamilton Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $635
Melbourne to Rotorua Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $638
Melbourne to Tauranga Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $610
Melbourne 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, FlexFlight $1,420
Melbourne to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $397
Melbourne to New Plymouth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $540
Melbourne to Whangarei Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Melbourne to Napier - Hastings Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $541
Melbourne to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $283
Melbourne to Taupo Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $649
Melbourne to Kerikeri Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Melbourne to Palmerston North Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $586
Melbourne to Nelson Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $545
Melbourne to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $738
Melbourne to Gisborne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $712
Melbourne to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $531
Melbourne to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,390
Melbourne to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $595
Melbourne to Bangkok Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $428
Melbourne to Blenheim Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $645
Melbourne to Dunedin Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $561
Melbourne to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $525
Melbourne to Jakarta Garuda, Jetstar, Qantas, AirAsia Indonesia, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, SkyStar $664
Melbourne to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Emirates, Jetstar, SilkAir, Qantas, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Virgin Australia $342
Melbourne to Noumea Jetstar, Qantas, Aircalin, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $693
Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, Emirates, Jetstar, Malaysia, Malindo, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $323

Cheap International Flights to Auckland - AKL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Albury to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $621
Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Auckland, NZ, New Zealand, from $236 Round trip from MEL to AKL