Cheap flights from Melbourne to Adelaide

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28 May — 4 Jun1
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The best prices from Melbourne to Adelaide are usually found in May or June, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Adelaide

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to ADL flight in 2022: compare Melbourne to Adelaide flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Adelaide.

MEL - ADL

Price

$100 - $157

ADL

Temperature

11 - 21 °C

ADL

Rainfall

10 - 60 mm

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop
Round-trip from$142From Melbourne to Adelaide
One-way from$85One-way flight from Melbourne to Adelaide

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

Friday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Adelaide.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

To save on the cost of your flight from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide, book at least 60 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 32% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $196 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $240.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Adelaide from Melbourne Airport. Prices for May average $181 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $102. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 22% on your journey compared to booking in December

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide (MEL - ADL)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 19% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Adelaide in May, June 2022

The best prices found for MEL to ADL flights in May, June
22 Jun. - 29 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$98

Jetstar

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Deal found 23/5/22

2 Jun. - 7 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$102

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/5/22

24 May - 25 May
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$105

Jetstar

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Deal found 20/5/22

Melbourne to Adelaide 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Adelaide from Melbourne found for this year
22 Jun. - 29 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$98

Jetstar

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Deal found 23/5/22

2 Jun. - 7 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$102

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/5/22

24 May - 25 May
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$105

Jetstar

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Deal found 20/5/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Melbourne to Adelaide

22 Jun. - 29 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$98

Jetstar

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Deal found 23/5/22

2 Jun. - 7 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$102

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/5/22

2 Jun. - 7 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$105

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/5/22

  • Jetstar is one of the most popular airlines used for those travelling from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide. Flights from Jetstar travelling this route typically cost $113.13 RT. This price is typically 86% cheaper than other airlines that offer Melbourne Airport to Adelaide flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $40. The most popular departure airport in Melbourne Airport when flying to Adelaide is Melbourne Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Adelaide is Adelaide Airport. When flying from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide, Jetstar flights are 52% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Melbourne to Adelaide

31 May - 2 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$139

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 21/5/22

2 Jul. - 3 Jul.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$174

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 23/5/22

15 Jul. - 17 Jul.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$179

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 23/5/22

  • One of the most popular airlines travelling from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide is Virgin Australia. Melbourne Airport to Adelaide flights are typically 69% more expensive than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Virgin Australia typically cost $200.26 RT. The cheapest Virgin Australia flight found for this route was $99. When travelling from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide on Virgin Australia, the most popular airport to depart from is Melbourne Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Adelaide Airport. When flying from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide, Virgin Australia flights are 35% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Direct flights to Adelaide from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Adelaide direct flight deals
18 Jun. - 19 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$94

Jetstar

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Deal found 20/5/22

2 Jun. - 7 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$102

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/5/22

2 Jun. - 7 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$105

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/5/22

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Adelaide

Late deals on return flights to Adelaide from Melbourne, departing today and this week
2 Jun. - 7 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$102

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/5/22

2 Jun. - 7 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$105

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 22/5/22

2 Jun. - 6 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$111

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/5/22

One-way flights to Adelaide from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Adelaide
4 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
$44

Jetstar

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Deal found 20/5/22

1 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
$48

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/5/22

19 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
$52

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/5/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Adelaide flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Adelaide from Melbourne?

For a flight from Melbourne to Adelaide, you will be flying into Adelaide. Adelaide (ADL) is just 6.6 km from the centre vof the city. Adelaide is the only Adelaide airport and it handles 68 inbound flights from Melbourne per day. 5 airlines have flights to Adelaide from Melbourne on a regular basis.

Which airlines flying from Melbourne to Adelaide have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Jetstar, Virgin Australia, and Tigerair Australia are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $98, but on average you can expect to pay $121.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide under $100. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide is less than $122.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are direct flights available from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Monday, Thursday, Saturday.

How popular is this Melbourne Airport to Adelaide flight route?

Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide have been viewed 19,204 times in the past calendar month.

How many flights depart from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide on average per day?

11 flight departures from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide per day on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 73% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 9% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 18% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

A quick flight from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide can take about 1h 25m. Jetstar provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $98. The distance between Melbourne Airport and Adelaide is about 644 km. All flights are typically direct.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide round-trip?

Currently priced at $98, Jetstar will fly you from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide and back. In addition to Jetstar, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Jetstar is currently priced 46% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide one-way?

$44 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Jetstar. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Rex and Virgin Australia, with prices starting from $85 and $99, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

When booking a flight from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide, you may want to consider flying on Jetstar, Qantas Airways or Tigerair Australia as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide are Finnair (75%), Jetstar (70%) and Alaska Airlines (68%).

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

While on average a flight from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide is generally $114, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $46. When looking at the most popular route, (Melbourne - Adelaide), you can expect to pay $111 for that flight.

Top 5 airlines flying from Melbourne to Adelaide

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Adelaide choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
JetstarCheapest$43Average$102FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$57Average$160FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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RexCheapest$65Average$104FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%COVID-19 safety
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Tigerair AustraliaCheapest$106Average$186FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$141Average$284FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Adelaide

See what time of day planes typically take off from Melbourne to Adelaide
2%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
48%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
33%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
17%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Melbourne to Adelaide

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Melbourne to Adelaide
Sunday80daily flights
Monday67daily flights
Tuesday60daily flights
Wednesday62daily flights
Thursday74daily flights
Friday79daily flights
Saturday56daily flights