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Flights from Melbourne to Sydney, Canada Last modified: 28/09/2016 2:00 AM

Melbourne to Sydney Last modified: 19/09/2016 6:26 AM

We've scanned 23,055,905,165 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Sydney. Air Canada & Qantas frequently offer the best deals on Melbourne to Sydney flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Air Canada
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Qantas
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Major Airlines
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How Much is a Flight from Melbourne to Sydney?

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Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Sydney?

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 Sydney 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 Sydney?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $2,266
7-14 days $0 $2,005
14-21 days $0 $2,005
21-30 days $0 $1,790
30-60 days $0 $1,406
60-90 days $0 $1,900
90+ days $0 $1,863

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Sydney

We've examined 23,063,149,623 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne to Sydney is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$1,421 $1,406 $1,823 $1,824 $1,790 $1,904 $1,871

Compare Flight Prices from Melbourne to Sydney 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 Sydney flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Melbourne Sydney Air Canada 24/09/16 3/10/16 3 $2,266
October Melbourne Sydney Air Canada 31/10/16 7/11/16 3 $1,422
November Melbourne Sydney Air Canada 1/11/16 8/11/16 3 $1,406
December Melbourne Sydney Air Canada 26/12/16 2/01/17 2 $1,956
January Melbourne Sydney Air Canada 23/01/17 30/01/17 3 $1,863
February Melbourne Sydney Air Canada 2/02/17 8/02/17 3 $1,900
March Melbourne Sydney Qantas 23/03/17 7/04/17 2 $2,858
April Melbourne Sydney Air Canada 7/04/17 10/04/17 3 $2,639

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Melbourne to Sydney

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$2,842
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$2,842 $2,513
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$2,513 $2,635
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$2,635 $2,102
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$2,102 $1,932
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$1,932

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Melbourne to Sydney

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 Sydney is $4,834.

The average price for direct flights from Melbourne to Sydney is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Melbourne to Sydney

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 Sydney. 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 Sydney is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Sydney is $4,834.

Melbourne to Sydney Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Melbourne to Sydney?
Answer: Toronto, ON

Airlines in Melbourne flying to Sydney Last modified: 28/09/2016 2:00 AMNumber of routes searched: 0Number of itineraries searched: 0

Wondering which airlines fly out of Melbourne to Sydney? We've gathered the average price of Melbourne airlines with flights to Sydney. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

    Melbourne to Sydney Airports

    These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Melbourne and Sydney. 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 International Flights from Melbourne - MEL

    FlightsAirlineLowest Price
    Flights from Melbourne to Boston American, Air Berlin, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, United, Virgin Australia $1,311
    Flights from Melbourne to Chicago American, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, Thai, United, Virgin Australia $1,374
    Flights from Melbourne to Toronto American, Air India, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Thai, United $1,253
    Flights from Melbourne to Halifax American, Air India, Cathay, Delta, Etihad, Lufthansa, Qantas, United $1,590
    Flights from Melbourne to Dallas - Ft Worth American, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, United, Virgin Australia $1,339
    Flights from Melbourne to Washington American, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, Thai, United, Virgin Australia $1,592
    Flights from Melbourne to Newark American, Air India, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Aer Lingus, JAL, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,358
    Flights from Melbourne to Montreal American, Air India, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, Thai, United $1,618
    Flights from Melbourne to CharlottetownCheck Dates
    Flights from Melbourne to Istanbul American, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, British Airways, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Australia $1,190
    Flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles American, Air China, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $929
    Flights from Melbourne to Las Vegas American, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,097
    Flights from Melbourne to Philadelphia American, Air Berlin, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,690
    Flights from Melbourne to Atlanta American, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Etihad, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia $1,429
    Flights from Melbourne to Amsterdam Jet Airways, American, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Austrian, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Air Europa, Virgin Australia $1,055
    Flights from Melbourne to Orlando American, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, United, Virgin Australia $1,553
    Flights from Melbourne to Detroit American, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, United, Virgin Australia $1,346
    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 $490
    Flights from Melbourne to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Garuda, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $930
    Flights from Melbourne to Miami American, Argentinas, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Aer Lingus, Etihad, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, United, Virgin Australia $1,502
    Flights from Melbourne to St JohnsCheck Dates
    Flights from Melbourne to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Austrian, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $1,126
    Flights from Melbourne to Denver American, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, United $1,339
    Flights from Melbourne to Quebec American, Delta, Qantas, United $1,880
    Flights from Melbourne to Ottawa American, Air India, Air China, Cathay, Delta, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, United $1,611
    Flights from Melbourne to Baltimore American, British Airways, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, United $1,686
    Flights from Melbourne to Madrid American, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, NIKI, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Qatar, Thai, Turkish, United, Air Europa, Virgin Australia $1,118
    Flights from Melbourne to Seattle American, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, Thai, United, Virgin Australia $1,307
    Flights from Melbourne to Barcelona American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, NIKI, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Qatar, SAS, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Air Europa $1,126
    Flights from Melbourne to Dubai Air India, Royal Brunei, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai $910
    Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Sydney