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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Canberra, AU, Australia - MEL to CBR Last modified: 28/06/2016 1:25 AM

Popular flights from Melbourne to Canberra Last modified: 28/06/2016 1:25 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.

Virgin Australia
MELCBR
Tue 18/10
nonstop
CBRMEL
Tue 25/10
nonstop
$201
Select
Qantas
MELCBR
Thu 21/07
nonstop
CBRMEL
Sat 23/07
nonstop
$258
Select
Qantas
MELCBR
Thu 21/07
nonstop
CBRMEL
Tue 26/07
nonstop
$258
Select
Jetstar
MELCBR
Thu 21/07
1 stop
CBRMEL
Sat 23/07
1 stop
$373
Select
Tigerair
MELCBR
Thu 21/07
1 stop
CBRMEL
Sat 23/07
1 stop
$419
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Melbourne to Canberra (MEL to CBR)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Melbourne to Canberra, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $232.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Melbourne to Canberra (MEL to CBR)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $320 $410
7-14 days $232 $297
14-21 days $232 $297
21-30 days $232 $293
30-60 days $232 $297
60-90 days $232 $297
90+ days $201 $266

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Canberra

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$232 $232 $232 $232 $232 $232 $232

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Melbourne to Canberra

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Melbourne Canberra Virgin Australia 29/06/16 30/06/16 0 $417
July Melbourne Canberra Virgin Australia 11/07/16 18/07/16 0 $232
August Melbourne Canberra Virgin Australia 11/08/16 18/08/16 0 $232
September Melbourne Canberra Virgin Australia 4/09/16 11/09/16 0 $232
October Melbourne Canberra Virgin Australia 18/10/16 25/10/16 0 $201
November Melbourne Canberra Virgin Australia 26/11/16 2/12/16 0 $203
December Melbourne Canberra Virgin Australia 2/12/16 4/12/16 0 $216
January Melbourne Canberra Virgin Australia 23/01/17 6/02/17 0 $218

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

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 Canberra.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$346
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$346 $297
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$297 $247
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$247 $232
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$232 $232
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$232
TIPSave $116 by flying into Sydney instead of Canberra from Melbourne

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Melbourne to Canberra (MEL to CBR)

Your Melbourne to Canberra 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 Canberra is $361.

The average price for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Canberra is $245.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Melbourne to Canberra
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Qantas 11 10 11 12 12 5 6 07:20 19:15
Virgin Australia 7 6 6 7 7 4 8 07:00 20:05

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Melbourne to Canberra (MEL to CBR)

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 Canberra. 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 Canberra is $228.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Canberra is $320.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Albury to Canberra Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express Check Dates
Melbourne to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $98
Albury to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $184
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 $1,425
Melbourne to Wagga Wagga Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $385
Melbourne to Merimbula Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $390
Melbourne to Albury Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $339
Melbourne to Newcastle Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $146
Melbourne to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $118
Melbourne to Orange Jetstar, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express Check Dates
Melbourne to Griffith Jetstar, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express Check Dates
Melbourne to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $739
Melbourne to Dubbo Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $1,129
Melbourne to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $118
Melbourne to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $526
Melbourne to Launceston Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $118
Melbourne to Hobart Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $77
Melbourne to Adelaide Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $98
Melbourne to Bangkok Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $414
Melbourne to Mildura Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $177
Albury to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $343
Melbourne to Coffs Harbour Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $157
Melbourne to Port Macquarie Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $346
Melbourne to Ballina Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $251
Melbourne to Devonport Qantas $270
Melbourne to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,391
Melbourne to Tamworth Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $307
Melbourne to Jakarta Garuda, Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, SkyStar $700
Melbourne to Sunshine Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $268
Melbourne to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $526

Airlines Flying from Melbourne to Canberra (MEL to CBR) Number of flights searched: 14Last modified: 28/06/2016 1:25 AM

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

Melbourne to Canberra
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Qantas - X X X X X X X
Virgin Australia - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Melbourne and Canberra, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Melbourne to Canberra Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Melbourne to Canberra?
Answer: The average Melbourne to Canberra flight time is an hour and 6 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Melbourne and Canberra?
Answer: The distance from Melbourne to Canberra is 468 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Melbourne to Canberra?
Answer: There are 112 direct flights from Melbourne to Canberra.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Canberra?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 59% of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Canberra.
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