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Cheap Flights from Queenstown to Melbourne, AU, Australia - ZQN to MEL Last modified: 1/07/2016 7:56 PM

Popular flights from Queenstown to Melbourne Last modified: 1/07/2016 7:56 PM

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
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Thu 25/08
nonstop
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Sun 4/09
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$639
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Jetstar
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Fri 26/08
nonstop
MELZQN
Sun 28/08
nonstop
$639
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Jetstar
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Fri 2/09
nonstop
MELZQN
Mon 5/09
nonstop
$639
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Jetstar
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Sun 9/10
nonstop
MELZQN
Fri 21/10
nonstop
$639
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Qantas
ZQNMEL
Thu 25/08
1 stop
MELZQN
Sun 4/09
1 stop
$656
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Air New Zealand
ZQNMEL
Thu 25/08
nonstop
MELZQN
Sun 4/09
nonstop
$710
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Air New Zealand
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Fri 2/09
nonstop
MELZQN
Mon 5/09
nonstop
$710
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Virgin Australia
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Thu 18/08
nonstop
MELZQN
Sun 21/08
nonstop
$717
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Virgin Australia
ZQNMEL
Thu 25/08
nonstop
MELZQN
Sun 4/09
nonstop
$717
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Virgin Australia
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Fri 2/09
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MELZQN
Mon 5/09
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$717
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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 $694.

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 $824 $728
14-21 days $736 $779
21-30 days $736 $734
30-60 days $639 $656
60-90 days $639 $696
90+ days $639 $666

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
$728 $657 $684 $639 $639 $734 $772

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
July Queenstown Melbourne Qantas 8/07/16 17/07/16 1 $728
August Queenstown Melbourne Jetstar 25/08/16 4/09/16 0 $639
September Queenstown Melbourne Jetstar 2/09/16 5/09/16 0 $639
October Queenstown Melbourne Jetstar 9/10/16 21/10/16 0 $639
November Queenstown Melbourne Jetstar 28/11/16 5/12/16 0 $639
December Queenstown Melbourne Jetstar 22/12/16 5/01/17 0 $690
January Queenstown Melbourne Qantas 23/01/17 1/02/17 1 $697
February Queenstown Melbourne Jetstar 10/02/17 18/02/17 0 $684

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
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$736
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$736

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 $722.

The average price for non-stop flights from Queenstown to Melbourne is $688.

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 20:20 20:20
Air New Zealand 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 15:15 16:00

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Queenstown to Melbourne (ZQN to MEL)

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 $318.

The average price for round trip flights from Queenstown to Melbourne is $690.

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 15 direct flights from Queenstown to Melbourne.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Queenstown to Melbourne?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 53% 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

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 Air New Zealand $189
Queenstown to Christchurch Air New Zealand $430
Queenstown to Wellington Air New Zealand $395

Cheap International Flights from Queenstown - ZQN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Queenstown to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $610
Queenstown to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $986
Queenstown to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $656
Queenstown to Hobart Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $892
Queenstown to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $641
Queenstown to Perth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $1,065
Queenstown to Cairns Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $859

Cheap Domestic Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Dunedin to Auckland Air New Zealand $199
Dunedin to Christchurch Air New Zealand $160
Dunedin to Wellington Air New Zealand $220
Invercargill to Auckland Air New Zealand $380
Invercargill to Christchurch Air New Zealand $275
Dunedin to Queenstown Air New Zealand $500

Cheap International Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Dunedin to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $665
Invercargill to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $758
Dunedin to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $698
Invercargill to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $796
Dunedin to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $533
Dunedin to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $952
Dunedin to Hobart Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Invercargill to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Invercargill to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $694
Dunedin to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $731
Invercargill to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $990
Dunedin to Perth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $1,117
Dunedin to Cairns Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $906
Invercargill to Perth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $1,443
Cheap Flights from Queenstown to Melbourne, AU, Australia, from $639 Round trip from ZQN to MEL