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Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast, Australia Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 2:28 -04:00

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Melbourne to Sunshine Coast Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 2:28 -04:00

We've scanned 26,216,477,370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast. Jetstar & Virgin Australia frequently offer the best deals on Melbourne to Sunshine Coast flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
MELMCY
Mon 28/11
nonstop
MCYMEL
Thu 1/12
nonstop
$277
Select
Virgin Australia
MELMCY
Tue 17/01
nonstop
MCYMEL
Tue 31/01
nonstop
$297
Select
Qantas
MELMCY
Mon 2/01
1 stop
MCYMEL
Thu 12/01
1 stop
$459
Select
Air New Zealand
MELMCY
Tue 4/10
1 stop
MCYMEL
Wed 12/10
1 stop
$1,070
Select

How Much is a Flight from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast?

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 $311.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast?

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 Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $327 $332
7-14 days $394 $446
14-21 days $483 $377
21-30 days $416 $377
30-60 days $277 $328
60-90 days $303 $350
90+ days $253 $310

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast

We've examined 26,224,294,390 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$277 $303 $303 $337 $321 $307 $325

Compare Flight Prices from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Melbourne Sunshine Coast Jetstar 4/10/16 15/10/16 0 $327
November Melbourne Sunshine Coast Jetstar 28/11/16 1/12/16 0 $277
December Melbourne Sunshine Coast Virgin Australia 10/12/16 11/12/16 0 $307
January Melbourne Sunshine Coast Virgin Australia 31/01/17 8/02/17 0 $277
February Melbourne Sunshine Coast Virgin Australia 4/02/17 8/02/17 0 $277
March Melbourne Sunshine Coast Virgin Australia 20/03/17 28/03/17 0 $253
April Melbourne Sunshine Coast Virgin Australia 25/04/17 28/04/17 0 $253
May Melbourne Sunshine Coast Virgin Australia 16/05/17 21/05/17 0 $316

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$514
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$514 $542
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$542 $525
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$525 $380
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$380 $360
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$360

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast

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 Sunshine Coast is $345.

The average price for direct flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast is $294.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 2 3 2 3 2 3 3 08:15 16:00
Virgin Australia 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 07:10 09:25

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast

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 $198.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast is $285.

Melbourne to Sunshine Coast Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast?
Answer: The average Melbourne to Sunshine Coast flight time is 2 hours and 16 minutes.
Question: How far is Sunshine Coast from Melbourne?
Answer: The distance from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast is 1,451 kilometers (902 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast?
Answer: There are 28 direct flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast.
Question: What are the most popular Melbourne airlines for direct flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast?
Answer: Jetstar Airways provides 64% 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 in Melbourne flying to Sunshine Coast Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 2:28 -04:00Number of routes searched: 38Number of itineraries searched: 113,650

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

Melbourne to Sunshine Coast Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Melbourne and Sunshine Coast. 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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Cheap Domestic Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $163
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $159
Flights from Melbourne to Hervey Bay Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $436
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $130
Flights from Melbourne to Ballina Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $243
Flights from Melbourne to Bundaberg Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $496
Flights from Melbourne to Coffs Harbour Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $325
Flights from Melbourne to Gladstone Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $436
Flights from Melbourne to LismoreCheck Dates
Flights from Melbourne to Rockhampton Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $386
Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $194
Flights from Melbourne to Hamilton Island Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $344
Flights from Melbourne to Port Macquarie Qantas $451
Flights from Melbourne to Proserpine Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $334
Flights from Melbourne to Armidale Qantas, Regional Express $611
Flights from Melbourne to Mackay Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $436
Flights from Melbourne to Cairns Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $290
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $227
Flights from Melbourne to Tamworth Qantas, Virgin Australia $337

Cheap International Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Melbourne to London American, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, South African, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $958
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 $716
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 $466
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 $460
Flights from Melbourne to New York American, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Latam Airlines Group, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, United, Virgin Australia $1,170
Flights from Melbourne to Jakarta Garuda, Bangkok, Qantas, Virgin Australia $677
Flights from Melbourne to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Garuda, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, United, Virgin Australia $466

Cheap Domestic Flights to Sunshine Coast - MCY

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Albury to Brisbane Qantas, Virgin Australia $360
Flights from Albury to Gold Coast Virgin Australia $406
Flights from Albury to Sydney Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $216
Flights from Albury to BundabergCheck Dates
Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Sunshine Coast