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Flights from Melbourne to Mackay, Australia Last modified: 25/09/2016 1:50 AM

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Melbourne to Mackay Last modified: 25/09/2016 1:50 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Mackay. Virgin Australia & Jetstar frequently offer the best deals on Melbourne to Mackay flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Virgin Australia
MELMKY
Sat 10/12
1 stop
MKYMEL
Tue 13/12
1 stop
$440
Select
Virgin Australia
MELMKY
Fri 16/12
1 stop
MKYMEL
Tue 20/12
1 stop
$440
Select
Jetstar
MELMKY
Wed 5/10
1 stop
MKYMEL
Sat 8/10
1 stop
$530
Select
Qantas
MELMKY
Wed 9/11
1 stop
MKYMEL
Sun 20/11
1 stop
$891
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How Much is a Flight from Melbourne to Mackay?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Melbourne to Mackay, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $471.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Mackay?

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 Mackay 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 Mackay?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $730
7-14 days $0 $512
14-21 days $0 $471
21-30 days $0 $512
30-60 days $0 $471
60-90 days $0 $440
90+ days $0 $440

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Mackay

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne to Mackay is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$496 $501 $471 $471 $440 $440 $471

Compare Flight Prices from Melbourne to Mackay 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 Mackay flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Melbourne Mackay Virgin Australia 29/09/16 3/10/16 1 $730
October Melbourne Mackay Virgin Australia 13/10/16 17/10/16 1 $471
November Melbourne Mackay Virgin Australia 9/11/16 20/11/16 1 $471
December Melbourne Mackay Virgin Australia 10/12/16 13/12/16 1 $440
February Melbourne Mackay Virgin Australia 15/02/17 1/03/17 1 $456
April Melbourne Mackay Virgin Australia 26/04/17 1/05/17 1 $440
June Melbourne Mackay Virgin Australia 30/06/17 3/07/17 1 $440
July Melbourne Mackay Virgin Australia 2/07/17 16/07/17 1 $440

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Melbourne to Mackay

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$730
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$730 $512
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$512 $471
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$471 $512
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$512 $551
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$551

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Melbourne to Mackay

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 Mackay is $715.

The average price for direct flights from Melbourne to Mackay is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Melbourne to Mackay

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 Mackay. 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 Mackay is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Mackay is $715.

Melbourne to Mackay Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Melbourne to Mackay?
Answer: Brisbane, AU

Airlines in Melbourne flying to Mackay Last modified: 25/09/2016 1:50 AMNumber of routes searched: 36Number of itineraries searched: 25,542

Wondering which airlines fly out of Melbourne to Mackay? We've gathered the average price of Melbourne airlines with flights to Mackay. 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 Mackay
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Virgin Australia SYD
Qantas CNS
Qantas CNS / TSV
Jetstar BNE
Virgin Australia NTL / BNE
Virgin Australia LST / SYD
Qantas BNE / CNS
Jetstar HBA / BNE
Qantas BNE / ROK
Qantas BNE / TSV
Virgin Australia CBR / SYD
Jetstar SYD / BNE
Jetstar PPP / BNE
Jetstar TSV / BNE
Virgin Australia ADL / SYD

Melbourne to Mackay Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Melbourne and Mackay. 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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FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Melbourne to Hamilton Island Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $365
Flights from Melbourne to Proserpine Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $391
Flights from Melbourne to Townsville Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $382
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $172
Flights from Melbourne to Rockhampton Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $399
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $130
Flights from Melbourne to Cairns Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $300
Flights from Melbourne to Gladstone Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $440
Flights from Melbourne to Emerald Air New Zealand, Qantas $1,223
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $166
Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $279
Flights from Melbourne to Bundaberg Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $440
Flights from Melbourne to Hervey Bay Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $419
Flights from Melbourne to Ballina Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $244
Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $100
Flights from Melbourne to Coffs Harbour Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $341
Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $181

Cheap International Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Melbourne to London American, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Royal Brunei, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia, Air Mauritius, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $992
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 $634
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 $550
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 $492
Flights from Melbourne to Jakarta Garuda, Bangkok, Qantas, Virgin Australia $741
Flights from Melbourne to New York American, Air India, 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 $1,181
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 $491
Flights from Melbourne to Singapore Royal Brunei, Emirates, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $435
Flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur Royal Brunei, AirAsia X, Emirates, Garuda, Malaysia, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Srilankan, Virgin Australia $616
Flights from Melbourne to Hong Kong British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $517
Flights from Melbourne to Manila Royal Brunei, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish $668

Cheap Domestic Flights to Mackay - MKY

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Albury to Rockhampton Qantas, Virgin Australia $421
Flights from Albury to Brisbane Qantas, Virgin Australia $361
Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Mackay