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Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle, Australia Last modified: 26/09/2016 1:56 AM

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Melbourne to Newcastle Last modified: 26/09/2016 1:56 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Newcastle. Virgin Australia & Jetstar frequently offer the best deals on Melbourne to Newcastle flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Virgin Australia
MELNTL
Thu 17/11
nonstop
NTLMEL
Sat 19/11
nonstop
$181
Select
Jetstar
MELNTL
Fri 2/12
nonstop
NTLMEL
Tue 6/12
nonstop
$218
Select
Jetstar
MELNTL
Fri 6/01
nonstop
NTLMEL
Mon 9/01
nonstop
$218
Select
Qantas
MELNTL
Fri 28/10
2 stops
NTLMEL
Tue 1/11
2 stops
$521
Select
Qantas
MELNTL
Sat 29/10
2 stops
NTLMEL
Tue 1/11
2 stops
$521
Select

How Much is a Flight from Melbourne to Newcastle?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Melbourne to Newcastle, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $213.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle?

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 Newcastle 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 Newcastle?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $285 $420
7-14 days $200 $335
14-21 days $216 $335
21-30 days $216 $351
30-60 days $181 $295
60-90 days $200 $309
90+ days $200 $324

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Newcastle

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne to Newcastle is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$239 $200 $200 $181 $218 $196 $255

Compare Flight Prices from Melbourne to Newcastle 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 Newcastle flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Melbourne Newcastle Virgin Australia 27/09/16 29/09/16 0 $326
October Melbourne Newcastle Virgin Australia 5/10/16 8/10/16 0 $200
November Melbourne Newcastle Virgin Australia 17/11/16 19/11/16 0 $181
December Melbourne Newcastle Virgin Australia 3/12/16 10/12/16 0 $200
January Melbourne Newcastle Virgin Australia 13/01/17 17/01/17 0 $216
February Melbourne Newcastle Virgin Australia 3/02/17 5/02/17 0 $231
March Melbourne Newcastle Virgin Australia 23/03/17 25/03/17 0 $200
April Melbourne Newcastle Virgin Australia 2/04/17 17/04/17 0 $310

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Melbourne to Newcastle. 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
$365
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$365 $227
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$227 $280
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$280 $272
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$272 $229
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$229

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle

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 Newcastle is $774.

The average price for direct flights from Melbourne to Newcastle is $242.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 4 3 4 3 4 4 3 06:15 20:00
Virgin Australia 1 1 1 1 2 1 2 08:55 12:25

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle

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 Newcastle. 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 Newcastle is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Newcastle is $445.

Melbourne to Newcastle Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Melbourne to Newcastle?
Answer: The average Melbourne to Newcastle flight time is an hour and 30 minutes.
Question: How far is Newcastle from Melbourne?
Answer: The distance from Melbourne to Newcastle is 835 kilometers (519 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Melbourne to Newcastle?
Answer: There are 34 direct flights from Melbourne to Newcastle.
Question: What are the most popular Melbourne airlines for direct flights from Melbourne to Newcastle?
Answer: Jetstar Airways provides 73% of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Newcastle.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Melbourne to Newcastle?
Answer: Brisbane, AU

Airlines in Melbourne flying to Newcastle Last modified: 26/09/2016 1:56 AMNumber of routes searched: 32Number of itineraries searched: 47,778

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

Melbourne to Newcastle Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Melbourne and Newcastle. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

Farecompare Research Tools

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $130
Flights from Melbourne to Port Macquarie Qantas $423
Flights from Melbourne to TareeCheck Dates
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $254
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $229
Flights from Melbourne to Coffs Harbour Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $164
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $171
Flights from Melbourne to Tamworth Qantas, Virgin Australia $340
Flights from Melbourne to Ballina Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $244
Flights from Melbourne to Armidale Qantas, Regional Express $805
Flights from Melbourne to Dubbo Qantas Check Dates
Flights from Melbourne to OrangeCheck Dates
Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $278
Flights from Melbourne to Merimbula Regional Express $362
Flights from Melbourne to Albury Regional Express $331
Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $158
Flights from Melbourne to Wagga Wagga Qantas, Regional Express $410
Flights from Melbourne to Hobart Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $153
Flights from Melbourne to Launceston Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $128
Flights from Melbourne to GriffithCheck Dates
Flights from Melbourne to LismoreCheck Dates
Flights from Melbourne to Mildura Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $212

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, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $993
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 $503
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 $1,182
Flights from Melbourne to Jakarta Garuda, Bangkok, Qantas, Virgin Australia $695

Cheap Domestic Flights to Newcastle - NTL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Albury to Sydney Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $192
Flights from Albury to Tamworth Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle