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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast, AU, Australia - MEL to MCY Last modified: 27/08/2016 2:24 AM

Popular flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast Last modified: 27/08/2016 2:24 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
MELMCY
Wed 7/12
nonstop
MCYMEL
Wed 14/12
nonstop
$261
Select
Virgin Australia
MELMCY
Wed 7/12
nonstop
MCYMEL
Wed 14/12
nonstop
$291
Select
Qantas
MELMCY
Wed 7/12
1 stop
MCYMEL
Wed 14/12
1 stop
$346
Select
Air New Zealand
MELMCY
Thu 27/10
1 stop
MCYMEL
Tue 1/11
1 stop
$1,837
Select
Air New Zealand
MELMCY
Thu 27/10
1 stop
MCYMEL
Wed 2/11
1 stop
$1,837
Select
Air New Zealand
MELMCY
Sat 29/10
1 stop
MCYMEL
Mon 31/10
1 stop
$1,837
Select
Air New Zealand
MELMCY
Sat 29/10
1 stop
MCYMEL
Wed 2/11
1 stop
$1,837
Select
Air New Zealand
MELMCY
Sat 29/10
1 stop
MCYMEL
Sun 6/11
1 stop
$1,837
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast (MEL to MCY)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $307.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast (MEL to MCY)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $401 $396
7-14 days $328 $362
14-21 days $397 $412
21-30 days $459 $412
30-60 days $305 $333
60-90 days $305 $332
90+ days $254 $266

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$305 $305 $305 $305 $309 $305 $305

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Melbourne Sunshine Coast Jetstar 30/08/16 31/08/16 1 $396
September Melbourne Sunshine Coast Jetstar 29/09/16 6/10/16 0 $305
October Melbourne Sunshine Coast Jetstar 1/10/16 6/10/16 0 $305
November Melbourne Sunshine Coast Jetstar 6/11/16 17/11/16 0 $305
December Melbourne Sunshine Coast Jetstar 7/12/16 14/12/16 0 $261
January Melbourne Sunshine Coast Jetstar 25/01/17 30/01/17 0 $271
February Melbourne Sunshine Coast Virgin Australia 5/02/17 18/02/17 0 $254
March Melbourne Sunshine Coast Virgin Australia 2/03/17 9/03/17 0 $279

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

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 Sunshine Coast.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$533
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$533 $361
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$361 $405
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$405 $520
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$520 $442
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$442
TIPSave $221 by flying into Gold Coast instead of Sunshine Coast from Melbourne

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast (MEL to MCY)

Your Melbourne to Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast is $762.

The average price for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast is $307.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 3 4 3 4 3 4 4 06:00 16:00
Virgin Australia 2 1 1 2 2 2 2 09:30 10:55

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast (MEL to MCY)

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 Sunshine Coast. 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 Sunshine Coast is $270.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast is $748.

Melbourne to Sunshine Coast Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast?
Answer: The average Melbourne to Sunshine Coast flight time is 2 hours and 16 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Melbourne and Sunshine Coast?
Answer: The distance from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast is 1451 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast?
Answer: There are 37 direct flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast?
Answer: Jetstar Airways provides 67% of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Sunshine Coast.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines Flying from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast (MEL to MCY) Number of flights searched: 28Last modified: 27/08/2016 2:24 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast.

Melbourne to Sunshine Coast
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar - X X X X X X X
Qantas SYD X X X X X X X
Virgin Australia - X X X X X X X
Virgin Australia SYD X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Melbourne and Sunshine Coast, 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 Brisbane Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $131
Melbourne to Gold Coast AirAsia X, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $111
Melbourne to Hervey Bay Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $374
Melbourne to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $111
Melbourne to Ballina Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $213
Melbourne to Bundaberg Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $380
Melbourne to Coffs Harbour Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $345
Melbourne to Gladstone Qantas, Virgin Australia $418
Melbourne to Lismore Regional Express $1,074
Melbourne to Rockhampton Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $397
Melbourne to Newcastle Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $153
Melbourne to Hamilton Island Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $345
Melbourne to Port Macquarie Qantas, Virgin Australia $359
Melbourne to Proserpine Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $422
Melbourne to Armidale Qantas, Regional Express $1,018
Melbourne to Mackay Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $359
Melbourne to Cairns Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $211
Melbourne to Canberra Qantas, Virgin Australia $211
Melbourne to Tamworth Qantas, Virgin Australia $340

Cheap International Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
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 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 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 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 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 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

Cheap Domestic Flights to Sunshine Coast - MCY

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Albury to Brisbane Qantas, Virgin Australia $409
Albury to Gold Coast Qantas, Virgin Australia $412
Albury to Sydney Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $219
Albury to Bundaberg Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast, AU, Australia, from $261 Round trip from MEL to MCY