Cheap flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach

MEL — PPP
22 May — 29 May1
Return
1 adult
Economy
From?
To?
Sun 22/5
Sun 29/5

The best prices from Melbourne to Airlie Beach are usually found in May or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Airlie Beach

All the information you need to plan the best ME1 to A1R flight in 2022: compare Melbourne to Airlie Beach flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Airlie Beach.

MEL - A1R

Price

$249 - $372

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
Round-trip from$359From Melbourne to Airlie Beach
One-way from$263One-way flight from Melbourne to Airlie Beach

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Melbourne to Airlie Beach at least 58 days early can save you up to 19% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 58 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach for as little as $519 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $525 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Airlie Beach?

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Airlie Beach from Melbourne average $430. You can even find prices in May for less than $430, as users have found deals to Airlie Beach from as low as $281. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Airlie Beach from Melbourne. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 24%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Airlie Beach (MEL - A1R)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach in May, June 2022

The best prices found for Melbourne to Airlie Beach flights in May, June
14 Jun. - 18 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 55m
$316

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 14.5.22

14 Jun. - 18 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

6h 50m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

5h 40m
$317

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 14.5.22

3 Jun. - 7 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 55m
$319

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 16.5.22

Melbourne to Airlie Beach 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Airlie Beach from Melbourne found for this year
11 Oct. - 25 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 50m
$289

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 14.5.22

1 Aug. - 5 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

5h 40m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 50m
$297

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 17.5.22

3 Sep. - 10 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 50m
$310

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 15.5.22

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach

14 Jun. - 18 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

6h 50m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

5h 40m
$317

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 14.5.22

1 Aug. - 5 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

5h 10m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

5h 00m
$330

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 17.5.22

6 Jul. - 13 Jul.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

7h 50m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

6h 40m
$352

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 15.5.22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach

11 Oct. - 25 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 50m
$289

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 14.5.22

3 Sep. - 10 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 50m
$310

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 15.5.22

5 Jul. - 12 Jul.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 50m
$315

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 15.5.22

Direct flights to Airlie Beach from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Airlie Beach direct flight deals
11 Oct. - 25 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 50m
$289

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 14.5.22

3 Sep. - 10 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 50m
$310

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 15.5.22

5 Jul. - 12 Jul.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 50m
$315

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 15.5.22

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach

Late deals on return flights to Airlie Beach from Melbourne, departing today and this week
25 May - 29 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

6h 50m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

5h 15m
$387

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 16.5.22

22 May - 25 May
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

7h 30m
$411

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 17.5.22

22 May - 25 May
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

6h 25m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

7h 00m
$420

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 17.5.22

One-way flights to Airlie Beach from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach
23 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
$131

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 15.5.22

5 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
$137

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 15.5.22

18 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
$138

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 15.5.22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Airlie Beach flights.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Melbourne to Airlie Beach have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Jetstar, Virgin Australia, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Jetstar with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $289, but on average you can expect to pay $330.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Airlie Beach is less than $372.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to Airlie Beach for under $400?

There are currently 17+ open flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are direct flights available from Melbourne to Airlie Beach?

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

How popular is this Melbourne to Airlie Beach flight route?

The Melbourne to Airlie Beach flight path was viewed by 1,752 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Travellers can expect 2 flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach on average per day.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Melbourne to Airlie Beach?

Departing from Melbourne to Airlie Beach will take you 2h 55m. The distance between Melbourne and Airlie Beach is about 1954 km. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $131 on Jetstar. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Virgin Australia from $160 and Qantas Airways from $284 one-way.

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

Consider Jetstar, Qantas Airways or Virgin Australia when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Melbourne to Airlie Beach.

What are the most reliable airlines from Melbourne to Airlie Beach?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Melbourne to Airlie Beach consider choosing Qantas Airways(67%), Emirates(67%) or Jetstar(67%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Airlie Beach? While on average our users pay $544, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $208. The most popular route (Melbourne - Hamilton Island), is priced around $289.

Other flights from Melbourne

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Airlie Beach

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Mildura to Cairnsfrom $670 pp

Top 3 airlines flying from Melbourne to Airlie Beach

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Airlie Beach choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
JetstarCheapest$203Average$414FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
Search Jetstar flights
Virgin AustraliaCheapest$212Average$562FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
Search Virgin Australia flights
Qantas AirwaysCheapest$237Average$597FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
Search Qantas Airways flights

Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Airlie Beach

See what time of day planes typically take off from Melbourne to Airlie Beach
0%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
100%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
0%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Melbourne to Airlie Beach

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Melbourne to Airlie Beach
Sunday2daily flights
Monday0daily flights
Tuesday2daily flights
Wednesday0daily flights
Thursday0daily flights
Friday2daily flights
Saturday2daily flights