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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast, AU, Australia - MEL to MCY Last modified: 28/06/2016 7:24 AM

Popular flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast Last modified: 28/06/2016 7:24 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
Thu 21/07
1 stop
MCYMEL
Mon 25/07
1 stop
$265
Select
Virgin Australia
MELMCY
Fri 29/07
nonstop
MCYMEL
Sat 6/08
nonstop
$274
Select
Qantas
MELMCY
Sun 11/09
nonstop
MCYMEL
Fri 16/09
nonstop
$304
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 $281.

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 $393 $441
7-14 days $289 $340
14-21 days $268 $339
21-30 days $270 $265
30-60 days $274 $311
60-90 days $284 $285
90+ days $255 $309

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
$285 $289 $301 $265 $274 $268 $284

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
June Melbourne Sunshine Coast Virgin Australia 29/06/16 1/07/16 0 $433
July Melbourne Sunshine Coast Jetstar 21/07/16 25/07/16 1 $265
August Melbourne Sunshine Coast Virgin Australia 19/08/16 26/08/16 0 $276
September Melbourne Sunshine Coast Jetstar 11/09/16 16/09/16 0 $284
October Melbourne Sunshine Coast Jetstar 16/10/16 18/10/16 0 $285
November Melbourne Sunshine Coast Jetstar 8/11/16 21/11/16 0 $289
December Melbourne Sunshine Coast Virgin Australia 13/12/16 19/12/16 0 $304
January Melbourne Sunshine Coast Virgin Australia 16/01/17 20/01/17 0 $315

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
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$393
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$393 $334
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$334 $304
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$304 $270
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$270 $311
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$311
TIPSave $133 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 $294.

The average price for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast is $289.

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 2 3 2 3 3 2 3 06:00 14:45
Virgin Australia 1 1 1 1 2 2 1 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 $181.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast is $288.

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 27 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 66% 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: 20Last modified: 28/06/2016 7:24 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
Virgin Australia - 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 Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $118
Melbourne to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $118
Melbourne to Hervey Bay Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $435
Melbourne to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $92
Melbourne to Ballina Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $254
Melbourne to Bundaberg Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $374
Melbourne to Coffs Harbour Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $157
Melbourne to Gladstone Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $382
Melbourne to Lismore Jetstar, Tigerair, Regional Express $578
Melbourne to Rockhampton Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $304
Melbourne to Newcastle Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $146
Melbourne to Hamilton Island Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $325
Melbourne to Port Macquarie Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $346
Melbourne to Proserpine Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $410
Melbourne to Armidale Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express Check Dates
Melbourne to Mackay Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $338
Melbourne to Cairns Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $203
Melbourne to Canberra Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $201
Melbourne to Tamworth Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $285

Cheap International Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Melbourne to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Iberia, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,425
Melbourne to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $738
Melbourne to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $526
Melbourne to Bangkok Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $414
Melbourne to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,391
Melbourne to Jakarta Garuda, Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, SkyStar $700
Melbourne to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $526

Cheap Domestic Flights to Sunshine Coast - MCY

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Albury to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $313
Albury to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $343
Albury to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $184
Albury to Bundaberg Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast, AU, Australia, from $265 Round trip from MEL to MCY