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Flights from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia

Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia Last modified: Mar 26, 2017 1:57 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 29,540,705,985 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Sydney, Australia. Jetstar & Tigerair frequently offer the best deals to Sydney, Australia flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
MELSYD
Sat 20/05
nonstop
SYDMEL
Mon 22/05
nonstop
$100
Tigerair
MELSYD
Wed 3/05
nonstop
SYDMEL
Tue 9/05
nonstop
$111
Virgin Australia
MELSYD
Wed 3/05
nonstop
SYDMEL
Tue 9/05
nonstop
$180
Qantas
MELSYD
Wed 3/05
nonstop
SYDMEL
Tue 9/05
nonstop
$182
Regional Express
MELSYD
Mon 8/05
1 stop
SYDMEL
Thu 18/05
1 stop
$502

How Much is a Flight from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia? 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, Australia to Sydney, Australia, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $123.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia 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, Australia to Sydney, Australia? 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, Australia to Sydney, Australia.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $204 $293
7-14 days $151 $272
14-21 days $151 $317
21-30 days $161 $263
30-60 days $100 $254
60-90 days $121 $250
90+ days $149 $249

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

We've examined 29,553,848,047 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$111$151$111$121$149$100$111

Compare Flight Prices from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia 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, Australia to Sydney, Australia flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
March Melbourne, Australia Sydney, Australia Jetstar 30/03/17 1/04/17 0 $204
April Melbourne, Australia Sydney, Australia Jetstar 29/04/17 6/05/17 0 $149
May Melbourne, Australia Sydney, Australia Jetstar 20/05/17 22/05/17 0 $100
June Melbourne, Australia Sydney, Australia Tigerair 1/06/17 6/06/17 0 $121
July Melbourne, Australia Sydney, Australia Jetstar 9/07/17 9/07/17 0 $149
August Melbourne, Australia Sydney, Australia Jetstar 1/08/17 18/08/17 0 $151
September Melbourne, Australia Sydney, Australia Jetstar 1/09/17 4/09/17 0 $151
October Melbourne, Australia Sydney, Australia Jetstar 12/10/17 28/10/17 0 $151

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
$246
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$246 $170
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$170 $228
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$228 $161
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$161 $151
30 1 2 3 4 5 6
$151

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia 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, Australia to Sydney, Australia is $267.

The average price for direct flights from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia is $161.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 13 13 14 13 13 13 13 05:05 20:30
Qantas 31 32 35 36 37 20 27 05:30 21:05
Tigerair 8 5 6 7 8 7 8 06:45 21:05
Virgin Australia 22 23 27 26 29 15 19 06:00 21:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia 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, Australia to Sydney, Australia. 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, Australia to Sydney, Australia is $383.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia is $154.

Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia?
Answer: The average Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia flight time is an hour and 25 minutes.
Question: How far is Sydney, Australia from Melbourne, Australia?
Answer: The distance from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia is 704 kilometers (438 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia?
Answer: There are 484 direct flights from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia.
Question: What are the most popular Melbourne, Australia airlines for direct flights from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 40% of the non-stop flights between Melbourne, Australia and Sydney, Australia.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia?
Answer: Brisbane, AU

Airlines in Melbourne, Australia flying to Sydney, Australia Last modified: Mar 26, 2017 1:57 -04:00Number of routes searched: 88Number of itineraries searched: 3,299,731

Wondering which airlines fly out of Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia? We've gathered the average price of Melbourne, Australia airlines with flights to Sydney, Australia. 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, Australia to Sydney, Australia
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar -
Qantas -
Tigerair -
Virgin Australia -
AirAsia X KUL
Jetstar ADL
Jetstar HBA
Jetstar OOL
Jetstar BNE
Qantas ADL
Qantas ASP
Qantas BNE
Qantas CBR
Tigerair CFS
Tigerair OOL
Virgin Australia ADL
Virgin Australia BNE
Virgin Australia CBR
Virgin Australia CNS
Regional Express ABX
Regional Express MIM
Regional Express MQL
Regional Express WGA

Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Melbourne, Australia and Sydney, Australia. 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 Flights from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia