Cheap flights from Melbourne to Ballina

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The best prices from Melbourne to Ballina Byron are usually found in May or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Sunday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Ballina

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

MEL - BNK

Price

$193 - $343

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$269

From Melbourne to Ballina Byron

One-way from

$130

One-way flight from Melbourne to Ballina Byron

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

Friday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Melbourne Airport to Ballina. 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 Ballina.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 20% by booking at least 60 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Melbourne Airport to Ballina within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $378.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Ballina from Melbourne Airport. Users have commonly found prices around $338 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $171. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne Airport to Ballina (MEL - BNK)?

When flying from Melbourne Airport to Ballina, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 17% versus a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Ballina in January, February 2022

The best prices found for MEL to BNK flights in January, February
12 Feb. - 18 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$170

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/1/22

22 Feb. - 1 Mar.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$173

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 22/1/22

11 Feb. - 18 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$181

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 23/1/22

Melbourne to Ballina 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Ballina from Melbourne found for this year
12 Feb. - 18 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$170

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 22/1/22

22 Feb. - 1 Mar.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$173

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/1/22

21 Mar. - 30 Mar.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 15m
$177

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 23/1/22

Direct flights to Ballina from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Ballina direct flight deals
12 Feb. - 18 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$170

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/1/22

22 Feb. - 1 Mar.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$173

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 22/1/22

21 Mar. - 30 Mar.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 15m
$177

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 23/1/22

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Ballina

Late deals on return flights to Ballina from Melbourne, departing today and this week
29 Jan. - 1 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$183

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/1/22

30 Jan. - 2 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$187

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 22/1/22

29 Jan. - 2 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$196

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 24/1/22

One-way flights to Ballina Byron from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Ballina
28 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$85

Jetstar

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Deal found 23/1/22

28 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$88

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 23/1/22

17 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 10m
$96

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 21/1/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Located just 3.1 km from the city centre, Ballina Byron is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Ballina from Melbourne. Booking flights from Melbourne to Ballina Byron (BNK) should be relatively easy as there are 5 daily inbound flights from Melbourne from 4 different airlines.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Melbourne to Ballina Byron that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Jetstar, Virgin Australia, and Qantas Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Melbourne Airport to Ballina for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to Ballina for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $170, but on average you can expect to pay $202.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne Airport to Ballina for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne Airport to Ballina under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne Airport to Ballina is less than $227.

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

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

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

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

How popular is this Melbourne Airport to Ballina flight route?

Within the past month, 2,380 users have taken a look at flights from Melbourne to Ballina Byron.

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

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

How long is the flight from Melbourne Airport to Ballina?

Departing from Melbourne Airport to Ballina will take you 2h. The distance between Melbourne Airport and Ballina is about 1278 km. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne Airport to Ballina round-trip?

According to our current data, Jetstar ($170), and Virgin Australia ($205) offers the cheapest pricing from Melbourne Airport to Ballina. Users have found that Jetstar is 49% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Jetstar. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $85. Users have also found prices from $96 and $190 on Virgin Australia and Rex, respectively.

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne Airport to Ballina?

While on average a flight from Melbourne Airport to Ballina is generally $284, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $133. When looking at the most popular route, (Melbourne - Ballina Byron), you can expect to pay $170 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Ballina

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

Top 4 airlines flying from Melbourne to Ballina

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Ballina choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Tigerair Australia
Cheapest$151
Average$256
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$188
Average$321
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$193
Average$385
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$262
Average$511
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Ballina

See what time of day planes typically take off from Melbourne to Ballina
16%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
80%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
4%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Melbourne to Ballina

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Melbourne to Ballina
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