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Flights from Queenstown to Melbourne, Australia Last modified: 26/09/2016 3:08 AM

Queenstown to Melbourne Last modified: 26/09/2016 3:08 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Queenstown to Melbourne. Jetstar & Qantas frequently offer the best deals on Queenstown to Melbourne flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
ZQNMEL
Sat 8/10
nonstop
MELZQN
Mon 10/10
nonstop
$675
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Jetstar
ZQNMEL
Sat 15/10
nonstop
MELZQN
Sun 23/10
nonstop
$675
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Jetstar
ZQNMEL
Sat 15/10
nonstop
MELZQN
Mon 24/10
nonstop
$675
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Jetstar
ZQNMEL
Wed 26/10
nonstop
MELZQN
Sat 5/11
nonstop
$675
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Jetstar
ZQNMEL
Fri 4/11
nonstop
MELZQN
Wed 9/11
nonstop
$675
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Qantas
ZQNMEL
Sat 15/10
1 stop
MELZQN
Mon 24/10
1 stop
$695
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Qantas
ZQNMEL
Wed 26/10
1 stop
MELZQN
Sat 5/11
1 stop
$695
Select
Virgin Australia
ZQNMEL
Fri 4/11
1 stop
MELZQN
Wed 9/11
1 stop
$729
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Air New Zealand
ZQNMEL
Sun 27/11
nonstop
MELZQN
Sun 4/12
nonstop
$753
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How Much is a Flight from Queenstown to Melbourne?

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 $690.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Queenstown to Melbourne?

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 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 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 Queenstown to Melbourne?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $1,281 $1,004
7-14 days $675 $715
14-21 days $675 $695
21-30 days $675 $695
30-60 days $675 $695
60-90 days $675 $715
90+ days $675 $623

Cheapest Day To Fly from Queenstown to Melbourne

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Queenstown to Melbourne is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$703 $675 $675 $754 $675 $675 $675

Compare Flight Prices from Queenstown to Melbourne 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 Queenstown to Melbourne flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Queenstown Melbourne Jetstar 8/10/16 10/10/16 0 $675
November Queenstown Melbourne Jetstar 4/11/16 9/11/16 0 $675
December Queenstown Melbourne Jetstar 16/12/16 5/01/17 0 $675
January Queenstown Melbourne Jetstar 25/01/17 1/02/17 0 $675
February Queenstown Melbourne Jetstar 20/02/17 1/03/17 0 $677
March Queenstown Melbourne Jetstar 27/03/17 2/04/17 0 $677
April Queenstown Melbourne Qantas 1/04/17 13/04/17 1 $761
May Queenstown Melbourne Jetstar 25/05/17 7/06/17 1 $623

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Queenstown to Melbourne

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$675
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$675 $697
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$697 $801
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$801

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Queenstown to Melbourne

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 Queenstown to Melbourne is $739.

The average price for direct flights from Queenstown to Melbourne is $729.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Queenstown to Melbourne - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 20:35 20:35
Air New Zealand 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 15:15 15:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Queenstown to Melbourne

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 Queenstown to Melbourne. 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 Queenstown to Melbourne is $379.

The average price for round trip flights from Queenstown to Melbourne is $719.

Queenstown to Melbourne Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Queenstown to Melbourne?
Answer: The average Queenstown to Melbourne flight time is 3 hours and 30 minutes.
Question: How far is Melbourne from Queenstown?
Answer: The distance from Queenstown to Melbourne is 2,143 kilometers (1,332 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Queenstown to Melbourne?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Queenstown to Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular Queenstown airlines for direct flights from Queenstown to Melbourne?
Answer: Jetstar Airways provides 71% 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 in Queenstown flying to Melbourne Last modified: 26/09/2016 3:08 AMNumber of routes searched: 48Number of itineraries searched: 223,129

Wondering which airlines fly out of Queenstown to Melbourne? We've gathered the average price of Queenstown airlines with flights to Melbourne. 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.

Queenstown to Melbourne
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air New Zealand AKL
Air New Zealand CHC
Jetstar -
Air New Zealand WLG
Jetstar SYD
Jetstar OOL
Qantas BNE

Queenstown to Melbourne Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Queenstown and Melbourne. 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 Domestic Flights from Queenstown - ZQN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Queenstown to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand $209
Flights from Queenstown to Christchurch Air New Zealand $230
Flights from Queenstown to Wellington Air New Zealand $281

Cheap International Flights from Queenstown - ZQN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Queenstown to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $670
Flights from Queenstown to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $882
Flights from Queenstown to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $736
Flights from Queenstown to Hobart Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas $1,259
Flights from Queenstown to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $566
Flights from Queenstown to Perth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,117
Flights from Queenstown to Cairns Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,023

Cheap Domestic Flights to Melbourne - MEL

Cheap International Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Dunedin to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $627
Flights from Invercargill to Melbourne Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $857
Flights from Dunedin to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $730
Flights from Invercargill to Sydney Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $730
Flights from Dunedin to Brisbane Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $562
Flights from Dunedin to Adelaide Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $960
Flights from Dunedin to Hobart Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $942
Flights from Invercargill to Adelaide Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $1,059
Flights from Invercargill to Brisbane Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $797
Flights from Dunedin to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $755
Flights from Invercargill to Gold Coast Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Flights from Dunedin to Perth Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,044
Flights from Dunedin to Cairns Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $951
Flights from Invercargill to Perth Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $1,511
Cheap Flights from Queenstown to Melbourne