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Flights from Melbourne to Wellington, New Zealand Last modified: Dec 2, 2016 2:08 -05:00

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Melbourne to Wellington Last modified: Dec 2, 2016 2:08 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 28,425,658,413 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Wellington. Qantas & Jetstar frequently offer the best deals on Melbourne to Wellington flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Qantas
MELWLG
Thu 23/03
nonstop
WLGMEL
Mon 3/04
nonstop
$404
Jetstar
MELWLG
Wed 8/02
nonstop
WLGMEL
Wed 22/02
nonstop
$406
Virgin Australia
MELWLG
Sat 25/02
nonstop
WLGMEL
Sat 4/03
nonstop
$424
Air New Zealand
MELWLG
Fri 17/02
nonstop
WLGMEL
Sun 26/02
nonstop
$426

How Much is a Flight from Melbourne to Wellington? 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 to Wellington, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $423.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Wellington?

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 Wellington 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 Wellington? 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 to Wellington.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $447 $491
7-14 days $474 $488
14-21 days $538 $615
21-30 days $694 $643
30-60 days $457 $487
60-90 days $406 $487
90+ days $400 $420

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

We've examined 28,433,322,629 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne to Wellington is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$406 $427 $406 $446 $406 $406 $461

Compare Flight Prices from Melbourne to Wellington 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 to Wellington flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Melbourne Wellington Qantas 7/12/16 18/12/16 0 $447
January Melbourne Wellington Qantas 25/01/17 1/02/17 0 $457
February Melbourne Wellington Jetstar 8/02/17 22/02/17 0 $406
March Melbourne Wellington Qantas 23/03/17 3/04/17 0 $404
April Melbourne Wellington Air New Zealand 12/04/17 18/04/17 0 $427
May Melbourne Wellington Qantas 3/05/17 16/05/17 0 $400
June Melbourne Wellington Qantas 20/06/17 24/06/17 0 $400
July Melbourne Wellington Virgin Australia 27/07/17 30/07/17 0 $420

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$524
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$524 $538
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$538
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$905
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$905 $723
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$723

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Melbourne to Wellington 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 to Wellington is $489.

The average price for direct flights from Melbourne to Wellington is $422.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Melbourne to Wellington - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 00:50 00:50
Air New Zealand 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 18:20 18:20
Qantas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:15 10:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Melbourne to Wellington 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 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 $230.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Wellington is $419.

Melbourne to Wellington Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Melbourne to Wellington?
Answer: The average Melbourne to Wellington flight time is 3 hours and 30 minutes.
Question: How far is Wellington from Melbourne?
Answer: The distance from Melbourne to Wellington is 2,587 kilometers (1,608 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Melbourne to Wellington?
Answer: There are 21 direct flights from Melbourne to Wellington.
Question: What are the most popular Melbourne airlines for direct flights from Melbourne to Wellington?
Answer: Jetstar Airways provides 33% of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Wellington.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Melbourne to Wellington?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Melbourne flying to Wellington Last modified: Dec 2, 2016 2:08 -05:00Number of routes searched: 49Number of itineraries searched: 953,561

Wondering which airlines fly out of Melbourne to Wellington? We've gathered the average price of Melbourne airlines with flights to Wellington. 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 Wellington
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar -
Air New Zealand -
Qantas -
Virgin Australia -
Fiji Airways NAN
Jetstar OOL
Air New Zealand AKL
Air New Zealand CHC
Qantas SYD
Singapore SIN
Virgin Australia BNE
Virgin Australia SYD

Melbourne to Wellington Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Melbourne and Wellington. 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 to Wellington