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Cheap Flights from Wellington to Melbourne, AU, Australia - WLG to MEL Last modified: 27/08/2016 3:29 AM

Popular flights from Wellington to Melbourne Last modified: 27/08/2016 3:29 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.

Jetstar
WLGMEL
Fri 7/10
1 stop
MELWLG
Mon 10/10
1 stop
$362
Select
Virgin Australia
WLGMEL
Mon 19/09
nonstop
MELWLG
Tue 27/09
nonstop
$375
Select
Virgin Australia
WLGMEL
Wed 5/10
nonstop
MELWLG
Thu 13/10
nonstop
$375
Select
Virgin Australia
WLGMEL
Mon 7/11
nonstop
MELWLG
Sat 12/11
nonstop
$375
Select
Virgin Australia
WLGMEL
Wed 9/11
nonstop
MELWLG
Fri 18/11
nonstop
$375
Select
Virgin Australia
WLGMEL
Mon 14/11
nonstop
MELWLG
Fri 18/11
nonstop
$375
Select
Air New Zealand
WLGMEL
Mon 7/11
nonstop
MELWLG
Sat 12/11
nonstop
$410
Select
Air New Zealand
WLGMEL
Wed 9/11
nonstop
MELWLG
Fri 18/11
nonstop
$410
Select
Qantas
WLGMEL
Thu 8/09
nonstop
MELWLG
Fri 16/09
nonstop
$436
Select
Fiji Airways
WLGMEL
Thu 20/10
1 stop
MELWLG
Sat 29/10
1 stop
$775
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Wellington to Melbourne (WLG to MEL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Wellington to Melbourne, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $414.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Wellington to Melbourne (WLG to MEL)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $509 $543
7-14 days $436 $458
14-21 days $567 $571
21-30 days $375 $458
30-60 days $375 $362
60-90 days $375 $397
90+ days $436 $450

Cheapest Day To Fly from Wellington to Melbourne

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$375 $454 $375 $436 $362 $439 $460

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Wellington to Melbourne

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Wellington Melbourne Virgin Australia 30/08/16 13/09/16 0 $509
September Wellington Melbourne Virgin Australia 19/09/16 27/09/16 0 $375
October Wellington Melbourne Jetstar 7/10/16 10/10/16 1 $362
November Wellington Melbourne Virgin Australia 7/11/16 12/11/16 0 $375
December Wellington Melbourne Qantas 3/12/16 5/12/16 0 $439
January Wellington Melbourne Jetstar 25/01/17 1/02/17 0 $442
February Wellington Melbourne Qantas 4/02/17 17/02/17 0 $439
March Wellington Melbourne Jetstar 13/03/17 17/03/17 0 $442

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$610
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$610 $457
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$457 $567
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$567 $517
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$517 $536
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$536

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Wellington to Melbourne (WLG to MEL)

Your Wellington 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 Wellington to Melbourne is $557.

The average price for non-stop flights from Wellington to Melbourne is $416.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Wellington to Melbourne
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 06:45 06:45
Air New Zealand 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 06:05 06:05
Qantas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 17:00 17:00

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Christchurch to Melbourne China Southern, Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $358
Napier - Hastings to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $617
Palmerston North to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $649
Nelson to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $615
New Plymouth to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $620
Blenheim to Melbourne Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $874
Taupo to Melbourne Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $950
Christchurch to Sydney Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $316
Wellington to Sydney Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $375
Christchurch to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $661
Wellington to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $626
Wellington to Canberra Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $646
Palmerston North to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $642
Napier - Hastings to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $664
Christchurch to Canberra Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $771
Nelson to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $623
Christchurch to Brisbane China Southern, Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $358
Wellington to Brisbane Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $408
New Plymouth to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $642
Christchurch to Hobart Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $673
Christchurch to Launceston Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Wellington to Hobart Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $631
Blenheim to Sydney Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $663
Wellington to Launceston Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $598
Christchurch to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $446
Nelson to Adelaide Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,015
Wellington to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $477
Palmerston North to Adelaide Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $991
Napier - Hastings to Adelaide Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $1,030
Napier - Hastings to Brisbane Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $604

Airlines Flying from Wellington to Melbourne (WLG to MEL) Number of flights searched: 85Last modified: 27/08/2016 3:29 AM

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

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

Airports for Your Route

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

Wellington to Melbourne Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Wellington to Melbourne?
Answer: The average Wellington to Melbourne flight time is 3 hours and 58 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Wellington and Melbourne?
Answer: The distance from Wellington to Melbourne is 2587 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Wellington to Melbourne?
Answer: There are 17 direct flights from Wellington to Melbourne.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Wellington to Melbourne?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 41% of the non-stop flights between Wellington and Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Wellington to Melbourne?
Answer: Auckland, NZ
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