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Cheap Flights from Queenstown to Melbourne, AU, Australia - ZQN to MEL Last modified: 30/08/2016 2:05 AM

Popular flights from Queenstown to Melbourne Last modified: 30/08/2016 2:05 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.

Virgin Australia
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Fri 18/11
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Wed 7/12
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$480
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Sun 27/11
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Virgin Australia
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Sat 19/11
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Wed 7/12
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$480
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Air New Zealand
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Fri 18/11
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Wed 7/12
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$516
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Jetstar
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Sun 9/10
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$664
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Sat 15/10
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Fri 21/10
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Wed 26/10
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Qantas
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Sun 9/10
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Queenstown to Melbourne (ZQN to MEL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Queenstown to Melbourne, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $588.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Queenstown to Melbourne (ZQN to MEL)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $665 $722
14-21 days $665 $699
21-30 days $683 $656
30-60 days $664 $612
60-90 days $480 $576
90+ days $520 $576

Cheapest Day To Fly from Queenstown to Melbourne

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$643 $699 $612 $638 $480 $480 $560

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Queenstown to Melbourne

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Queenstown Melbourne Virgin Australia 29/09/16 3/10/16 1 $656
October Queenstown Melbourne Virgin Australia 19/10/16 23/10/16 1 $612
November Queenstown Melbourne Virgin Australia 18/11/16 27/11/16 0 $480
December Queenstown Melbourne Virgin Australia 3/12/16 4/12/16 0 $602
January Queenstown Melbourne Qantas 22/01/17 1/02/17 1 $726
February Queenstown Melbourne Virgin Australia 13/02/17 24/02/17 0 $520
March Queenstown Melbourne Air New Zealand 1/03/17 5/03/17 1 $576
April Queenstown Melbourne Qantas 11/04/17 25/04/17 1 $740

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

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 Queenstown to Melbourne.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$665
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$665
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$753
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$753

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Queenstown to Melbourne (ZQN to MEL)

Your Queenstown to Melbourne 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 Queenstown to Melbourne is $668.

The average price for non-stop flights from Queenstown to Melbourne is $606.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Queenstown to Melbourne
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 20:35 20:35
Air New Zealand 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 15:15 15:15

Queenstown to Melbourne Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Queenstown to Melbourne?
Answer: The average Queenstown to Melbourne flight time is 3 hours and 30 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Queenstown and Melbourne?
Answer: The distance from Queenstown to Melbourne is 2143 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Queenstown to Melbourne?
Answer: There are 11 direct flights from Queenstown to Melbourne.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Queenstown to Melbourne?
Answer: Jetstar Airways provides 63% of the non-stop flights between Queenstown and Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Queenstown to Melbourne?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines Flying from Queenstown to Melbourne (ZQN to MEL) Number of flights searched: 98Last modified: 30/08/2016 2:05 AM

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

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

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights from Queenstown - ZQN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Queenstown to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand $206
Queenstown to Christchurch Air New Zealand $223
Queenstown to Wellington Air New Zealand $231

Cheap International Flights from Queenstown - ZQN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Queenstown to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $455
Queenstown to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $725
Queenstown to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $455
Queenstown to Hobart Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $823
Queenstown to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $560
Queenstown to Perth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,015
Queenstown to Cairns Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $943

Cheap Domestic Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Dunedin to Auckland Air New Zealand $206
Dunedin to Christchurch Air New Zealand $177
Dunedin to Wellington Air New Zealand $216
Invercargill to Auckland Air New Zealand $425
Invercargill to Christchurch Air New Zealand $306
Dunedin to Queenstown Air New Zealand $417

Cheap International Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Dunedin to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $614
Invercargill to Melbourne Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $664
Dunedin to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $639
Invercargill to Sydney Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $689
Dunedin to Brisbane Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $396
Dunedin to Adelaide Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $807
Dunedin to Hobart Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Invercargill to Adelaide Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Invercargill to Brisbane Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $719
Dunedin to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $754
Invercargill to Gold Coast Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Dunedin to Perth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $1,093
Dunedin to Cairns Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,015
Invercargill to Perth Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $1,448
Cheap Flights from Queenstown to Melbourne, AU, Australia, from $480 Round trip from ZQN to MEL