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Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane, Australia Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 2:16 -05:00

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Melbourne to Brisbane Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 2:16 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 31,166,420,374 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Brisbane. Tigerair & Jetstar frequently offer the best deals to Brisbane flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Tigerair
MELBNE
Fri 24/02
nonstop
BNEMEL
Sun 26/02
nonstop
$184
Jetstar
MELBNE
Thu 27/04
nonstop
BNEMEL
Mon 1/05
nonstop
$266
Virgin Australia
MELBNE
Fri 28/04
nonstop
BNEMEL
Fri 12/05
nonstop
$268
Qantas
MELBNE
Thu 18/05
nonstop
BNEMEL
Sun 21/05
nonstop
$289

How Much is a Flight from Melbourne to Brisbane? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Melbourne to Brisbane, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $256.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Melbourne to Brisbane 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 Brisbane? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $268 $328
7-14 days $268 $314
14-21 days $268 $324
21-30 days $268 $320
30-60 days $184 $314
60-90 days $268 $318
90+ days $212 $306

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Brisbane Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 31,176,118,170 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne to Brisbane is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$268 $268 $268 $268 $184 $268 $268

Compare Flight Prices from Melbourne to Brisbane by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Brisbane flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January Melbourne Brisbane Jetstar 26/01/17 27/01/17 0 $268
February Melbourne Brisbane Tigerair 24/02/17 26/02/17 0 $184
March Melbourne Brisbane Jetstar 3/03/17 6/03/17 0 $268
April Melbourne Brisbane Jetstar 27/04/17 1/05/17 0 $266
May Melbourne Brisbane Tigerair 18/05/17 21/05/17 0 $212
June Melbourne Brisbane Jetstar 9/06/17 12/06/17 0 $266
July Melbourne Brisbane Jetstar 19/07/17 26/07/17 0 $269
August Melbourne Brisbane Jetstar 7/08/17 17/08/17 0 $266

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
$270
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$270 $268
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$268 $270
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$270 $268
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$268 $184
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
$184

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Brisbane is $434.

The average price for direct flights from Melbourne to Brisbane is $273.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 2 3 2 2 4 3 5 07:30 21:15
Qantas 14 14 14 16 17 12 13 06:10 20:10
Tigerair 4 4 4 4 5 4 5 07:00 18:25
Virgin Australia 13 12 12 14 15 9 13 06:00 20:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Brisbane. 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 Brisbane is $145.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Brisbane is $258.

Melbourne to Brisbane Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Melbourne to Brisbane?
Answer: The average Melbourne to Brisbane flight time is 2 hours and 10 minutes.
Question: How far is Brisbane from Melbourne?
Answer: The distance from Melbourne to Brisbane is 1,379 kilometers (857 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Melbourne to Brisbane?
Answer: There are 236 direct flights from Melbourne to Brisbane.
Question: What are the most popular Melbourne airlines for direct flights from Melbourne to Brisbane?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 41% of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Brisbane.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Melbourne to Brisbane?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Melbourne flying to Brisbane Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 2:16 -05:00Number of routes searched: 80Number of itineraries searched: 777,147

Wondering which airlines fly out of Melbourne to Brisbane? We've gathered the average price of Melbourne airlines with flights to Brisbane. 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 Brisbane
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar -
Qantas -
Tigerair -
Virgin Australia -
Jetstar ADL
Jetstar HBA
Jetstar SYD
Jetstar CNS
Air New Zealand AKL
Air New Zealand CHC
Air New Zealand ZQN
Qantas ADL
Qantas AKL
Qantas ASP
Qantas CBR
Tigerair SYD
Virgin Australia ADL
Virgin Australia AKL
Virgin Australia CBR
Virgin Australia CHC

Melbourne to Brisbane Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Melbourne and Brisbane. 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 Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane