Flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia

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Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia Last modified: Mar 26, 2024 18:34 -04:00

We've scanned 117,220,093 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Melbourne, Australia. Jetstar & Virgin Australia frequently offer the best deals to Melbourne, Australia flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
SYDMEL
Mon 22/04
nonstop
MELSYD
Tue 7/05
nonstop
$122
Virgin Australia
SYDMEL
Wed 12/06
nonstop
MELSYD
Thu 13/06
nonstop
$193
Multiple Airlines
SYDMEL
Sat 20/04
nonstop
MELSYD
Tue 30/04
nonstop
$241
Qantas
SYDMEL
Wed 1/05
nonstop
MELSYD
Thu 2/05
nonstop
$279
Regional Express
SYDMEL
Wed 27/03
nonstop
MELSYD
Wed 3/04
nonstop
$352

How Much is a Flight from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia?

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 $166.

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?

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 $211 $307
7-14 days $159 $282
14-21 days $168 $267
21-30 days $168 $268
30-60 days $168 $267
60-90 days $168 $267
90+ days $156 $267

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia

We've examined 234,440,186 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 Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$168$159$168$168$168 $168

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia

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
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$243
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$243 $243
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$243 $168
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$168 $168
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$168 $168
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$168

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia

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 not available.

The average price for direct flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia is not available.

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
Virgin Australia 27 27 28 29 31 13 19 01:00 17:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia

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. Find Flights

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 174 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: Virgin Australia provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Sydney, Australia and Melbourne, Australia.

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 Flights from Sydney, Australia to Melbourne, Australia