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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Wellington, NZ, New Zealand - MEL to WLG Last modified: 30/06/2016 1:21 AM

Popular flights from Melbourne to Wellington Last modified: 30/06/2016 1:21 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.

Air New Zealand
MELWLG
Thu 1/09
nonstop
WLGMEL
Thu 15/09
nonstop
$343
Select
Jetstar
MELWLG
Thu 1/09
1 stop
WLGMEL
Thu 15/09
1 stop
$359
Select
Virgin Australia
MELWLG
Tue 12/07
nonstop
WLGMEL
Sun 17/07
nonstop
$416
Select
Virgin Australia
MELWLG
Tue 12/07
nonstop
WLGMEL
Tue 26/07
nonstop
$416
Select
Virgin Australia
MELWLG
Wed 13/07
nonstop
WLGMEL
Sun 17/07
nonstop
$416
Select
Virgin Australia
MELWLG
Thu 14/07
nonstop
WLGMEL
Sun 24/07
nonstop
$416
Select
Virgin Australia
MELWLG
Thu 14/07
nonstop
WLGMEL
Sun 17/07
nonstop
$416
Select
Qantas
MELWLG
Sat 9/07
nonstop
WLGMEL
Thu 14/07
nonstop
$439
Select
Qantas
MELWLG
Thu 14/07
nonstop
WLGMEL
Wed 20/07
nonstop
$439
Select
Qantas
MELWLG
Wed 27/07
nonstop
WLGMEL
Mon 1/08
nonstop
$439
Select
Qantas
MELWLG
Wed 27/07
nonstop
WLGMEL
Mon 8/08
nonstop
$439
Select
Qantas
MELWLG
Fri 29/07
nonstop
WLGMEL
Fri 5/08
nonstop
$439
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 $401.

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 $461 $531
7-14 days $408 $459
14-21 days $398 $456
21-30 days $398 $456
30-60 days $398 $454
60-90 days $343 $359
90+ days $332 $397

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
$398 $416 $398 $343 $398 $398 $454

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
July Melbourne Wellington Jetstar 15/07/16 25/07/16 0 $398
August Melbourne Wellington Jetstar 5/08/16 8/08/16 0 $398
September Melbourne Wellington Air New Zealand 1/09/16 15/09/16 0 $343
October Melbourne Wellington Jetstar 7/10/16 10/10/16 0 $398
November Melbourne Wellington Jetstar 4/11/16 7/11/16 0 $398
December Melbourne Wellington Jetstar 10/12/16 14/12/16 0 $398
January Melbourne Wellington Jetstar 22/01/17 31/01/17 1 $397
February Melbourne Wellington Virgin Australia 10/02/17 19/02/17 0 $332

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
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$477
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$477 $398
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$398
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$398
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$398 $398
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$398

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 $477.

The average price for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Wellington is $419.

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 18:00 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 $260.

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

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Melbourne to Nelson Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $524
Melbourne to Blenheim Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $676
Melbourne to Palmerston North Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $578
Melbourne to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $215
Melbourne to Auckland Emirates, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $237
Melbourne to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Iberia, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $1,425
Melbourne to Napier - Hastings Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $543
Melbourne to New Plymouth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $537
Melbourne to Hamilton Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $599
Melbourne to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $597
Melbourne to Rotorua Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $612
Melbourne to Dunedin Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $563
Melbourne to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $92
Melbourne to Taupo Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $680
Melbourne to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $734
Melbourne to Tauranga Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $775
Melbourne to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $527
Melbourne to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,394
Melbourne to Gisborne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $648
Melbourne to Bangkok Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $421
Albury to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $606
Melbourne to Invercargill Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $817
Albury to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $622
Melbourne to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $216
Melbourne to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $541
Melbourne to Jakarta Garuda, Jetstar, Qantas, AirAsia Indonesia, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, SkyStar $532
Melbourne to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Emirates, Jetstar, SilkAir, Qantas, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Virgin Australia $365
Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, Emirates, Jetstar, Malaysia, Malindo, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $324
Melbourne to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $118
Melbourne to Hobart Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $77

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.
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