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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Wellington, NZ, New Zealand - MEL to WLG Last modified: 27/08/2016 2:25 AM

Popular flights from Melbourne to Wellington Last modified: 27/08/2016 2:25 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
MELWLG
Thu 24/11
1 stop
WLGMEL
Mon 28/11
1 stop
$225
Select
Virgin Australia
MELWLG
Thu 24/11
nonstop
WLGMEL
Mon 28/11
nonstop
$396
Select
Air New Zealand
MELWLG
Sat 19/11
nonstop
WLGMEL
Mon 21/11
nonstop
$418
Select
Air New Zealand
MELWLG
Thu 24/11
nonstop
WLGMEL
Sun 27/11
nonstop
$418
Select
Qantas
MELWLG
Fri 7/10
nonstop
WLGMEL
Mon 10/10
nonstop
$445
Select
Qantas
MELWLG
Sat 8/10
nonstop
WLGMEL
Tue 18/10
nonstop
$445
Select
Qantas
MELWLG
Thu 13/10
nonstop
WLGMEL
Mon 17/10
nonstop
$445
Select
Qantas
MELWLG
Fri 21/10
nonstop
WLGMEL
Tue 25/10
nonstop
$445
Select
Qantas
MELWLG
Sat 22/10
nonstop
WLGMEL
Mon 24/10
nonstop
$445
Select
Fiji Airways
MELWLG
Sat 26/11
1 stop
WLGMEL
Sun 11/12
1 stop
$846
Select
Fiji Airways
MELWLG
Sat 3/12
1 stop
WLGMEL
Sun 11/12
1 stop
$846
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Melbourne to Wellington (MEL to WLG)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Melbourne to Wellington, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $392.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Melbourne to Wellington (MEL to WLG)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Melbourne to Wellington 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 Wellington

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $404 $484
7-14 days $404 $484
14-21 days $404 $484
21-30 days $404 $492
30-60 days $404 $484
60-90 days $396 $225
90+ days $396 $484

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Wellington

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$404 $420 $404 $225 $404 $404 $483

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Melbourne to Wellington

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Melbourne Wellington Jetstar 29/08/16 2/09/16 0 $404
September Melbourne Wellington Jetstar 2/09/16 5/09/16 0 $404
October Melbourne Wellington Jetstar 5/10/16 10/10/16 0 $404
November Melbourne Wellington Jetstar 24/11/16 28/11/16 1 $225
December Melbourne Wellington Jetstar 2/12/16 5/12/16 0 $404
January Melbourne Wellington Jetstar 10/01/17 23/01/17 0 $404
February Melbourne Wellington Jetstar 24/02/17 3/03/17 0 $403
March Melbourne Wellington Jetstar 4/03/17 18/03/17 0 $404

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

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 Wellington.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$404
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$404 $404
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$404 $525
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$525 $576
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$576 $415
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$415
TIPSave $57 by flying into Christchurch instead of Wellington from Melbourne

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Melbourne to Wellington (MEL to WLG)

Your Melbourne to Wellington 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 Wellington is $596.

The average price for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Wellington is $416.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Melbourne to Wellington
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 00:40 00:40
Air New Zealand 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 09:15 18:00
Qantas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:25 10:25

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Melbourne to Wellington (MEL to WLG)

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 Wellington. 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 Wellington is $259.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Wellington is $534.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Melbourne to Nelson Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $516
Melbourne to Blenheim Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $660
Melbourne to Palmerston North Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $442
Melbourne to Christchurch China Southern, Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $267
Melbourne to Auckland Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Aircalin, Thai, Virgin Australia $303
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 Napier - Hastings Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $566
Melbourne to New Plymouth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $551
Melbourne to Hamilton Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $698
Melbourne to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $300
Melbourne to Rotorua Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $741
Melbourne to Dunedin Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $593
Melbourne to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $111
Melbourne to Taupo Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $624
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 Tauranga Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $617
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 $525
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 Gisborne Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $612
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
Albury to Christchurch Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $738
Melbourne to Invercargill Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $575
Albury to Auckland Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $601
Melbourne to Brisbane Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $131
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
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 Singapore Sichuan, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $388
Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $357
Melbourne to Gold Coast AirAsia X, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $111
Melbourne to Hobart Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $91

Airlines Flying from Melbourne to Wellington (MEL to WLG) Number of flights searched: 87Last modified: 27/08/2016 2:25 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Melbourne to Wellington 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 Wellington.

Melbourne to Wellington
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar - X X X X
Air New Zealand - X X X X X X
Air New Zealand AKL X X X X X X X
Qantas - X X X X X X X
Qantas SYD X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Melbourne and Wellington, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Melbourne to Wellington Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Melbourne to Wellington?
Answer: The average Melbourne to Wellington flight time is 3 hours and 30 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Melbourne and Wellington?
Answer: The distance from Melbourne to Wellington is 2587 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Melbourne to Wellington?
Answer: There are 17 direct flights from Melbourne to Wellington.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Wellington?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 41% of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Wellington.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Melbourne to Wellington?
Answer: Auckland, NZ
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