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Flights from Melbourne to Queenstown, New Zealand Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 2:05 -05:00

Melbourne to Queenstown Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 2:05 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 27,007,995,372 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Queenstown. Jetstar & Qantas frequently offer the best deals on Melbourne to Queenstown flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
MELZQN
Wed 7/12
nonstop
ZQNMEL
Tue 13/12
nonstop
$599
Qantas
MELZQN
Fri 9/12
1 stop
ZQNMEL
Mon 12/12
1 stop
$622
Virgin Australia
MELZQN
Sat 28/01
nonstop
ZQNMEL
Wed 8/02
nonstop
$633
Air New Zealand
MELZQN
Fri 17/03
nonstop
ZQNMEL
Mon 20/03
nonstop
$635

How Much is a Flight from Melbourne to Queenstown? 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 Queenstown, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $606.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Queenstown?

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 Queenstown 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 Queenstown? 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 Queenstown.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $599 $622
7-14 days $601 $622
14-21 days $609 $622
21-30 days $629 $691
30-60 days $608 $616
60-90 days $609 $616
90+ days $599 $606

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

We've examined 27,015,131,706 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne to Queenstown is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$609 $609 $599 $609 $599 $608 $608

Compare Flight Prices from Melbourne to Queenstown 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 Queenstown flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Melbourne Queenstown Jetstar 7/12/16 13/12/16 0 $599
January Melbourne Queenstown Jetstar 15/01/17 3/02/17 0 $608
February Melbourne Queenstown Jetstar 1/02/17 4/02/17 0 $609
March Melbourne Queenstown Jetstar 1/03/17 8/03/17 0 $609
April Melbourne Queenstown Jetstar 1/04/17 12/04/17 0 $609
May Melbourne Queenstown Jetstar 3/05/17 13/05/17 0 $609
June Melbourne Queenstown Jetstar 3/06/17 18/06/17 0 $609
July Melbourne Queenstown Jetstar 17/07/17 27/07/17 0 $599

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Melbourne to Queenstown 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 Queenstown. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$609
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$609 $601
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$601 $931
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$931 $798
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$798 $679
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$679

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Melbourne to Queenstown 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 Queenstown is $632.

The average price for direct flights from Melbourne to Queenstown is $610.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Melbourne to Queenstown - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 06:15 06:15
Air New Zealand 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 09:35 09:35

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Melbourne to Queenstown 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 Queenstown. 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 Queenstown is $265.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Queenstown is $621.

Melbourne to Queenstown Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Melbourne to Queenstown?
Answer: The average Melbourne to Queenstown flight time is 3 hours and 10 minutes.
Question: How far is Queenstown from Melbourne?
Answer: The distance from Melbourne to Queenstown is 2,143 kilometers (1,332 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Melbourne to Queenstown?
Answer: There are 14 direct flights from Melbourne to Queenstown.
Question: What are the most popular Melbourne airlines for direct flights from Melbourne to Queenstown?
Answer: Jetstar Airways provides 50% of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Queenstown.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Melbourne to Queenstown?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Melbourne flying to Queenstown Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 2:05 -05:00Number of routes searched: 44Number of itineraries searched: 407,292

Wondering which airlines fly out of Melbourne to Queenstown? We've gathered the average price of Melbourne airlines with flights to Queenstown. 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 Queenstown
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar -
Air New Zealand -
Virgin Australia -
Jetstar OOL
Jetstar SYD
Air New Zealand AKL
Air New Zealand CHC
Air New Zealand WLG
Qantas BNE
Qantas SYD
Virgin Australia BNE
Virgin Australia SYD

Melbourne to Queenstown Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Melbourne and Queenstown. 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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