Cheap flights from Melbourne to Adelaide

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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 ME1 to ADL flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Adelaide flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Adelaide.

ME1 - ADL

Price

$100 - $157

ADL

Temperature

11 - 21 °C

ADL

Precipitation

10 - 60 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$134

From Melbourne to Adelaide

One-way from

$85

One-way flight from Melbourne to Adelaide

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

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 33% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 60 days in advance to save up to 32% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 60 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Melbourne to Adelaide 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $184, or $226 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Adelaide. Flights to Adelaide from Melbourne in May are about $171 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $96.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Adelaide (ME1 - ADL)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 20% on flights from Melbourne to Adelaide by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Adelaide in October, November 2021

The best prices found for Melbourne to ADL flights in October, November
29 Oct. - 31 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$96

Jetstar

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Deal found 23/10/21

27 Oct. - 29 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$103

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

22 Nov. - 29 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 20m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$110

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 24/10/21

Melbourne to Adelaide 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Adelaide from Melbourne found for this year
29 Oct. - 31 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$96

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 23/10/21

1 Dec. - 6 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 20m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$101

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 26/10/21

27 Oct. - 29 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 25m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$103

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

Direct flights to Adelaide from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Adelaide direct flight deals
9 Feb. - 16 Feb.
AVV

Melbourne Avalon

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 20m
ADL

Adelaide

AVV

Melbourne Avalon

Nonstop

1h 15m
$64

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 26/10/21

7 Feb. - 13 Feb.
AVV

Melbourne Avalon

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 20m
ADL

Adelaide

AVV

Melbourne Avalon

Nonstop

1h 15m
$77

Jetstar

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Deal found 24/10/21

7 Feb. - 10 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 20m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$91

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Adelaide

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

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 20m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$116

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

31 Oct. - 3 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 20m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$119

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 24/10/21

5 Nov. - 9 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 20m
ADL

Adelaide

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 20m
$128

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 24/10/21

One-way flights to Adelaide from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Adelaide
20 Feb.
AVV

Melbourne Avalon

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 20m
$32

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

4 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 20m
$37

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 24/10/21

20 Feb.
AVV

Melbourne Avalon

ADL

Adelaide

Nonstop

1h 20m
$39

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 24/10/21

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?

Adelaide (ADL) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Melbourne to Adelaide. You should not have trouble finding flights to Adelaide from Melbourne; the airport handles an average of 2 inbound flights from Melbourne per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 5 airlines have flights to the Adelaide airport from Melbourne. It is only a 6.6 km journey from Adelaide (ADL) to Adelaide’s city centre.

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

Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, and Virgin 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 to Adelaide for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Adelaide for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $64, but on average you can expect to pay $111.

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

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne to Adelaide under $100. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Adelaide is less than $115.

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

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

What days are direct flights available from Melbourne to Adelaide?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Saturday.

How popular is this Melbourne to Adelaide flight route?

Within the past month, 19,204 users have taken a look at flights from Melbourne to Adelaide.

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

1 flight departure from Melbourne to Adelaide per day on average.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Melbourne to Adelaide?

A quick flight from Melbourne to Adelaide can take about 1h 20m. Jetstar provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $64. Airlines will cover a distance of 644 km. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne to Adelaide return?

Jetstar, at $64, was found to be the cheapest airline from Melbourne to Adelaide.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Virgin Australia and Rex. These flights start at 62% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Jetstar. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $32. Users have also found prices from $56 and $60 on Virgin Australia and Rex, respectively.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Melbourne to Adelaide are Jetstar, Qantas Airways and Tigerair Australia. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Melbourne to Adelaide?

Before booking your flight to Adelaide from Melbourne, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Etihad Airways (99%), Virgin Australia (99%), Singapore Airlines( 99%).

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Adelaide?

While on average a flight from Melbourne to Adelaide is generally $462, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $52. When looking at the most popular route, (Melbourne - Adelaide), you can expect to pay $77 for that flight.

Other flights to Adelaide

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Adelaide

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

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
Jetstar
Cheapest$95
Average$182
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Tigerair Australia
Cheapest$100
Average$175
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$154
Average$306
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$176
Average$268
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Rex
Cheapest$623
Average$782
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time86%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Adelaide

See what time of day planes typically take off from Melbourne to Adelaide
0%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
75%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
25%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Melbourne to Adelaide

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Melbourne to Adelaide
Sunday4daily flights
Monday4daily flights
Tuesday0daily flights
Wednesday4daily flights
Thursday0daily flights
Friday4daily flights
Saturday4daily flights