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Flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne, Australia Last modified: 27/09/2016 2:01 AM

Sunshine Coast to Melbourne Last modified: 27/09/2016 2:01 AM

We've scanned 23,126,175,300 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne. Jetstar & Virgin Australia frequently offer the best deals on Sunshine Coast to Melbourne flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
MCYMEL
Wed 18/01
nonstop
MELMCY
Tue 24/01
nonstop
$264
Select
Virgin Australia
MCYMEL
Wed 18/01
nonstop
MELMCY
Tue 24/01
nonstop
$274
Select
Qantas
MCYMEL
Wed 16/11
1 stop
MELMCY
Tue 22/11
1 stop
$490
Select
Qantas
MCYMEL
Wed 18/01
2 stops
MELMCY
Tue 24/01
2 stops
$490
Select
Air New Zealand
MCYMEL
Fri 23/12
2 stops
MELMCY
Tue 27/12
2 stops
$1,749
Select

How Much is a Flight from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $338.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast to Melbourne?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $502 $593
7-14 days $350 $425
14-21 days $460 $485
21-30 days $421 $358
30-60 days $329 $329
60-90 days $306 $330
90+ days $264 $319

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

We've examined 23,133,250,742 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$318 $306 $318 $350 $329 $360 $380

Compare Flight Prices from Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast to Melbourne flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Sunshine Coast Melbourne Qantas 29/09/16 11/10/16 1 $593
October Sunshine Coast Melbourne Jetstar 6/10/16 10/10/16 0 $350
November Sunshine Coast Melbourne Jetstar 16/11/16 22/11/16 1 $329
December Sunshine Coast Melbourne Jetstar 6/12/16 9/12/16 0 $306
January Sunshine Coast Melbourne Jetstar 18/01/17 24/01/17 0 $264
February Sunshine Coast Melbourne Jetstar 11/02/17 18/02/17 0 $264
March Sunshine Coast Melbourne Virgin Australia 9/03/17 12/03/17 0 $280
April Sunshine Coast Melbourne Virgin Australia 6/04/17 16/04/17 0 $400

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$502
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$502 $350
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$350 $506
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$506 $506
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$506 $495
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$495

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast to Melbourne is $738.

The average price for direct flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne is $435.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 2 3 2 3 2 3 3 10:00 17:45
Virgin Australia 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 09:05 11:25

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast to Melbourne is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne is $726.

Sunshine Coast to Melbourne Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne?
Answer: The average Sunshine Coast to Melbourne flight time is 2 hours and 30 minutes.
Question: How far is Melbourne from Sunshine Coast?
Answer: The distance from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne is 1,451 kilometers (902 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne?
Answer: There are 28 direct flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular Sunshine Coast airlines for direct flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne?
Answer: Jetstar Airways provides 64% of the non-stop flights between Sunshine Coast and Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Sunshine Coast flying to Melbourne Last modified: 27/09/2016 2:01 AMNumber of routes searched: 35Number of itineraries searched: 138,506

Wondering which airlines fly out of Sunshine Coast to Melbourne? We've gathered the average price of Sunshine Coast 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.

Sunshine Coast to Melbourne
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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Jetstar SYD
Air New Zealand AKL
Jetstar ADL

Sunshine Coast to Melbourne Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast - MCY

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Sunshine Coast to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $200

Cheap Domestic Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $165
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $176
Flights from Ballina to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $364
Flights from Bundaberg to Melbourne Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $501
Flights from Hervey Bay to Melbourne Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $501
Flights from Lismore to Melbourne Regional Express $1,051
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Singapore, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $120
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney Jetstar, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $113
Flights from Brisbane to Canberra Qantas, Virgin Australia $312
Flights from Brisbane to Albury Qantas, Virgin Australia $419
Flights from Brisbane to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $312
Flights from Brisbane to Launceston Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $300
Flights from Brisbane to Hobart Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $291
Flights from Brisbane to Wagga Wagga Qantas $642
Flights from Ballina to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $169
Flights from Hervey Bay to Sydney Qantas, Virgin Australia $319
Flights from Gold Coast to Canberra Virgin Australia $310
Flights from Brisbane to Devonport Qantas $900
Flights from Brisbane to Mildura Qantas, Virgin Australia $573
Flights from Brisbane to Newcastle Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $172
Flights from Gold Coast to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $300
Flights from Bundaberg to Sydney Qantas, Virgin Australia $418
Flights from Hervey Bay to Albury Virgin Australia Check Dates
Flights from Gold Coast to Launceston Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $340
Flights from Gold Coast to Hobart Air New Zealand, Tigerair $2,274

Cheap International Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Brisbane to London American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,307
Flights from Brisbane to Bangkok EVA Air, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Srilankan, Virgin Australia $692
Flights from Brisbane to Tokyo EVA Air, China Airlines, Cathay, JAL, Jetstar, Korean, Air New Zealand, Niugini, Qantas, Aircalin, Singapore, Virgin Australia $863
Flights from Brisbane to Singapore Cathay, Emirates, Etihad, Jetstar, China Eastern, Niugini, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $617
Cheap Flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne