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Flights from Melbourne to Ballina, Australia Last modified: 29/09/2016 2:00 AM

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Melbourne to Ballina Last modified: 29/09/2016 2:00 AM

We've scanned 25,716,102,982 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Ballina. Jetstar & Virgin Australia frequently offer the best deals on Melbourne to Ballina flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
MELBNK
Thu 19/01
nonstop
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Tue 24/01
nonstop
$243
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Virgin Australia
MELBNK
Thu 19/01
1 stop
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Tue 24/01
1 stop
$349
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Qantas
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Thu 8/12
1 stop
BNKMEL
Sun 11/12
1 stop
$680
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How Much is a Flight from Melbourne to Ballina?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Melbourne to Ballina, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $304.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Ballina?

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 Ballina 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 Ballina?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $710 $528
7-14 days $261 $306
14-21 days $268 $472
21-30 days $656 $484
30-60 days $277 $394
60-90 days $246 $287
90+ days $243 $287

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Ballina

We've examined 25,724,431,429 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne to Ballina is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$277 $268 $409 $246 $351 $261 $315

Compare Flight Prices from Melbourne to Ballina 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 Ballina flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Melbourne Ballina Jetstar 30/09/16 2/10/16 1 $685
October Melbourne Ballina Jetstar 8/10/16 15/10/16 0 $261
November Melbourne Ballina Jetstar 7/11/16 18/11/16 0 $277
December Melbourne Ballina Jetstar 8/12/16 11/12/16 0 $246
January Melbourne Ballina Jetstar 19/01/17 24/01/17 0 $243
February Melbourne Ballina Jetstar 10/02/17 12/02/17 0 $325
March Melbourne Ballina Virgin Australia 2/03/17 8/03/17 1 $358
April Melbourne Ballina Virgin Australia 26/04/17 6/05/17 1 $358

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Melbourne to Ballina

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Melbourne to Ballina. 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
$483
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$483 $496
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$496 $504
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$504 $544
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$544 $463
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$463

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Melbourne to Ballina

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 Ballina is $560.

The average price for direct flights from Melbourne to Ballina is $562.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Melbourne to Ballina - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 14:30 14:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Melbourne to Ballina

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 Ballina. 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 Ballina is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Ballina is $560.

Melbourne to Ballina Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Melbourne to Ballina?
Answer: The average Melbourne to Ballina flight time is 2 hours.
Question: How far is Ballina from Melbourne?
Answer: The distance from Melbourne to Ballina is 1,271 kilometers (790 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Melbourne to Ballina?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Melbourne to Ballina.
Question: What are the most popular Melbourne airlines for direct flights from Melbourne to Ballina?
Answer: Jetstar Airways provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Ballina.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Melbourne to Ballina?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Melbourne flying to Ballina Last modified: 29/09/2016 2:00 AMNumber of routes searched: 25Number of itineraries searched: 37,890

Wondering which airlines fly out of Melbourne to Ballina? We've gathered the average price of Melbourne airlines with flights to Ballina. 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 Ballina
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar -
Jetstar SYD

Melbourne to Ballina Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Melbourne and Ballina. 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 Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $182
Flights from Melbourne to LismoreCheck Dates
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $192
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $148
Flights from Melbourne to Coffs Harbour Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $354
Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $277
Flights from Melbourne to Port Macquarie Qantas $846
Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $156
Flights from Melbourne to Armidale Qantas, Regional Express $1,012
Flights from Melbourne to Hervey Bay Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $415
Flights from Melbourne to Tamworth Qantas, Virgin Australia $407
Flights from Melbourne to Bundaberg Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $437
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $227
Flights from Melbourne to Gladstone Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $437
Flights from Melbourne to TareeCheck Dates
Flights from Melbourne to Rockhampton Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $390
Flights from Melbourne to Hamilton Island Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $358
Flights from Melbourne to Dubbo Qantas $879

Cheap International Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Melbourne to London American, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, South African, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $961
Flights from Melbourne to Tokyo Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, JAL, Jetstar, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Virgin Australia $811
Flights from Melbourne to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Garuda, JAL, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Virgin Australia $465
Flights from Melbourne to Bangkok Royal Brunei, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Garuda, Jetstar, Malaysia, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $497
Flights from Melbourne to New York American, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, United, Virgin Australia $1,168
Flights from Melbourne to Jakarta Garuda, Bangkok, Qantas, Virgin Australia $729
Flights from Melbourne to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Garuda, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, United, Virgin Australia $253
Flights from Melbourne to Singapore Royal Brunei, Emirates, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $424

Cheap Domestic Flights to Ballina - BNK

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Albury to Gold Coast Virgin Australia $406
Flights from Albury to Brisbane Qantas, Virgin Australia $362
Flights from Albury to Coffs Harbour Qantas Check Dates
Flights from Albury to Sydney Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $217
Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Ballina