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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Queenstown, NZ, New Zealand - MEL to ZQN Last modified: 27/08/2016 2:25 AM

Popular flights from Melbourne to Queenstown Last modified: 27/08/2016 2:25 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.

Jetstar
MELZQN
Fri 4/11
1 stop
ZQNMEL
Sun 6/11
1 stop
$300
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Qantas
MELZQN
Wed 26/10
1 stop
ZQNMEL
Sun 30/10
1 stop
$614
Select
Air New Zealand
MELZQN
Fri 4/11
nonstop
ZQNMEL
Sun 6/11
nonstop
$627
Select
Air New Zealand
MELZQN
Wed 7/12
nonstop
ZQNMEL
Tue 13/12
nonstop
$627
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Air New Zealand
MELZQN
Wed 7/12
nonstop
ZQNMEL
Mon 12/12
nonstop
$627
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Virgin Australia
MELZQN
Sat 1/10
nonstop
ZQNMEL
Mon 10/10
nonstop
$630
Select
Virgin Australia
MELZQN
Mon 3/10
nonstop
ZQNMEL
Mon 10/10
nonstop
$630
Select
Virgin Australia
MELZQN
Sun 23/10
nonstop
ZQNMEL
Fri 28/10
nonstop
$630
Select
Virgin Australia
MELZQN
Sun 6/11
nonstop
ZQNMEL
Sat 19/11
nonstop
$630
Select
Virgin Australia
MELZQN
Fri 18/11
nonstop
ZQNMEL
Sat 19/11
nonstop
$630
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Melbourne to Queenstown (MEL to ZQN)?

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 $560.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Melbourne to Queenstown (MEL to ZQN)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 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 Queenstown

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $605 $620
7-14 days $601 $609
14-21 days $605 $609
21-30 days $605 $620
30-60 days $399 $428
60-90 days $605 $300
90+ days $605 $609

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Queenstown

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$605 $601 $601 $601 $300 $605 $601

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Melbourne to Queenstown

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Melbourne Queenstown Virgin Australia 29/08/16 1/09/16 1 $668
September Melbourne Queenstown Jetstar 4/09/16 18/09/16 0 $601
October Melbourne Queenstown Jetstar 7/10/16 9/10/16 0 $399
November Melbourne Queenstown Jetstar 4/11/16 6/11/16 1 $300
December Melbourne Queenstown Jetstar 5/12/16 12/12/16 0 $605
January Melbourne Queenstown Jetstar 16/01/17 30/01/17 0 $605
February Melbourne Queenstown Jetstar 1/02/17 11/02/17 0 $605
March Melbourne Queenstown Jetstar 1/03/17 15/03/17 0 $605

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

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 Queenstown.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$830
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$830 $754
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$754 $695
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$695 $689
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$689 $605
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$605

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Melbourne to Queenstown (MEL to ZQN)

Your Melbourne to Queenstown 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 Queenstown is $634.

The average price for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Queenstown is $626.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Melbourne to Queenstown
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 06:15 06:15
Air New Zealand 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 09:00 09:00

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Melbourne to Queenstown (MEL to ZQN)

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 $363.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Queenstown is $622.

Melbourne to Queenstown Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Melbourne to Queenstown?
Answer: The average Melbourne to Queenstown flight time is 3 hours and 15 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Melbourne and Queenstown?
Answer: The distance from Melbourne to Queenstown is 2143 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Melbourne to Queenstown?
Answer: There are 11 direct flights from Melbourne to Queenstown.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Queenstown?
Answer: Jetstar Airways provides 63% 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 Flying from Melbourne to Queenstown (MEL to ZQN) Number of flights searched: 98Last modified: 27/08/2016 2:25 AM

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

Melbourne to Queenstown
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar - X X X X X X X
Air New Zealand - X X X X
Air New Zealand CHC X X X X X X X
Qantas SYD X X X X X X X
Virgin Australia BNE X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Melbourne to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $111
Melbourne to Brisbane Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $131
Melbourne to Hobart Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $91
Melbourne to Launceston Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $96
Melbourne to Gold Coast AirAsia X, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $111

Cheap International Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Melbourne to Dunedin Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $593
Melbourne to Christchurch China Southern, Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $267
Melbourne to Invercargill Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $575
Melbourne to London Jet Airways, Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Air Serbia, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Swiss, Xiamen, Malaysia, Air Mauritius, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, South African, SAS, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $957
Melbourne to Wellington Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $225
Melbourne to Auckland Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Aircalin, Thai, Virgin Australia $303
Melbourne to Nelson Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $516
Melbourne to Tokyo Sichuan, AirAsia, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Aircalin, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $679
Melbourne to Shanghai Sichuan, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $524
Melbourne to New York American, Air Berlin, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Air Serbia, Latam Airlines Group, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, South African, Singapore, Thai, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $1,173
Melbourne to Bangkok Sichuan, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $467
Melbourne to Napier - Hastings Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $566
Melbourne to Hamilton Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $698
Melbourne to Blenheim Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $660
Melbourne to Palmerston North Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $442
Melbourne to New Plymouth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $551
Melbourne to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Garuda, Capital Airlines, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $524
Melbourne to Jakarta Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam, SkyStar $637
Melbourne to Rotorua Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $741
Melbourne to Singapore Sichuan, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $388
Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $357
Melbourne to Tauranga Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $617
Melbourne to Hong Kong Sichuan, AirAsia, British Airways, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $491
Melbourne to Paris Jet Airways, Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, NIKI, JAL, Air Serbia, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, Air Mauritius, China Eastern, Austrian, Qantas, Qatar, SAS, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $960

Cheap International Flights to Queenstown - ZQN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Albury to Dunedin Virgin Australia Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Queenstown, NZ, New Zealand, from $300 Round trip from MEL to ZQN