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Flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia

Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia Last modified: Mar 28, 2017 2:39 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 29,536,692,335 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Melbourne, Australia. Jetstar & Tigerair frequently offer the best deals to Melbourne, Australia flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
SYDMEL
Wed 3/05
nonstop
MELSYD
Mon 8/05
nonstop
Tigerair
SYDMEL
Tue 23/05
nonstop
MELSYD
Fri 26/05
nonstop
Virgin Australia
SYDMEL
Sun 14/05
nonstop
MELSYD
Tue 16/05
nonstop
$170
Qantas
SYDMEL
Tue 23/05
nonstop
MELSYD
Fri 26/05
nonstop
$180
Regional Express
SYDMEL
Thu 8/06
1 stop
MELSYD
Sat 10/06
1 stop
$353

How Much is a Flight from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $103.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia 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 Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $150 $265
7-14 days $155 $273
14-21 days $164 $319
21-30 days $151 $253
30-60 days $80 $251
60-90 days $111 $250
90+ days $117 $248

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 29,550,665,744 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$155$90$80$100$111$100$80

Compare Flight Prices from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
March Sydney, Australia Melbourne, Australia Jetstar 28/03/17 5/04/17 0 $171
April Sydney, Australia Melbourne, Australia Tigerair 1/04/17 4/04/17 0 $150
May Sydney, Australia Melbourne, Australia Jetstar 3/05/17 8/05/17 0 $80
June Sydney, Australia Melbourne, Australia Jetstar 23/06/17 26/06/17 0 $111
July Sydney, Australia Melbourne, Australia Tigerair 20/07/17 23/07/17 0 $117
August Sydney, Australia Melbourne, Australia Jetstar 3/08/17 15/08/17 0 $155
September Sydney, Australia Melbourne, Australia Jetstar 3/09/17 9/09/17 0 $155
October Sydney, Australia Melbourne, Australia Jetstar 18/10/17 21/10/17 0 $155

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
$150
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$150 $200
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$200 $180
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$180 $160
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$160 $151
30 1 2 3 4 5 6
$151

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia is $265.

The average price for direct flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia is $155.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 15 15 15 15 14 15 15 06:05 22:00
Qantas 34 30 35 39 42 18 28 06:00 22:05
Tigerair 8 5 6 7 9 6 8 06:40 21:45
Virgin Australia 23 21 27 25 30 16 19 06:00 22:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia. 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 Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia is $101.

The average price for round trip flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia is $147.

Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia?
Answer: The average Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia flight time is an hour and 35 minutes.
Question: How far is Melbourne, Australia from Sydney, Australia?
Answer: The distance from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia is 704 kilometers (438 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia?
Answer: There are 502 direct flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia.
Question: What are the most popular Sydney, Australia airlines for direct flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 39% of the non-stop flights between Sydney, Australia and Melbourne, Australia.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia?
Answer: Brisbane, AU

Airlines in Sydney, Australia flying to Melbourne, Australia Last modified: Mar 28, 2017 2:39 -04:00Number of routes searched: 84Number of itineraries searched: 3,174,434

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

Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar -
Qantas -
Tigerair -
Virgin Australia -
AirAsia X KUL
Jetstar ADL
Jetstar HBA
Jetstar OOL
Jetstar BNE
China Eastern PVG
Qantas ADL
Qantas AKL
Qantas BNE
Qantas CBR
Virgin Australia ADL
Virgin Australia BNE
Virgin Australia CBR
Virgin Australia CNS
Regional Express ABX
Regional Express MIM
Regional Express MQL
Regional Express WGA

Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Sydney, Australia and Melbourne, Australia. 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 International Flights from Sydney - SYD Last modified: Mar 28, 2017 2:39 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia