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The best prices from Melbourne to Brisbane International are usually found in February or March, booked 48 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Brisbane International (BNE)

MEL - BNE
Price
$187 - $318

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$187

From Melbourne to Brisbane International

One-way from

$182

One-way flight from Melbourne to Brisbane International

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to Brisbane International?

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Melbourne to Brisbane International. 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 Brisbane International.

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

To save up to 33% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 34 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Melbourne to Brisbane International from $196 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $249 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Brisbane International?

Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane International lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Melbourne to Brisbane International in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at $118.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Brisbane International (MEL - BNE)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Melbourne to Brisbane International is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 19% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Brisbane International in January, February 2021

The best prices found for MEL to BNE flights in January, February
30 Jan - 7 Feb
$188pp
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Melbourne
Jetstar
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Brisbane
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Brisbane
Jetstar
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Melbourne
10 Feb - 17 Feb
$194pp
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Melbourne
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Brisbane
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Jetstar
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Melbourne
19 Jan - 21 Jan
$197pp
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Melbourne
Jetstar
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Brisbane
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Brisbane
Jetstar
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Melbourne

Melbourne to Brisbane International 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Brisbane International from Melbourne found for this year
30 Jan - 7 Feb
$188pp
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Melbourne
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Brisbane
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Brisbane
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Melbourne
10 Feb - 17 Feb
$194pp
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Melbourne
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Melbourne
13 Jan - 20 Jan
$197pp
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Melbourne
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Melbourne

Direct flights to Brisbane International from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Brisbane International direct flight deals
30 Jan - 7 Feb
$188pp
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Melbourne
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Brisbane
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Brisbane
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Melbourne
10 Feb - 17 Feb
$194pp
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Melbourne
19 Jan - 21 Jan
$197pp
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Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Brisbane International

Late deals on return flights to Brisbane International from Melbourne, departing today and this week
19 Jan - 21 Jan
$197pp
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Melbourne
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Melbourne
20 Jan - 22 Jan
$198pp
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Melbourne
21 Jan - 28 Jan
$203pp
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One-way flights to Brisbane International from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Brisbane International
11:00 - 12:10
Virgin Australia
Direct
2h 10m
MEL - BNE
Virgin Australia
$182
StudentUniverse
09:20 - 16:00
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
7h 40m
MEL - BNE
Multiple Airlines
$221
Gotogate
14:20 - 15:20
Qantas Airways
Direct
2h 00m
MEL - BNE
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Brisbane International flights.

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Brisbane International

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Brisbane International for under $258 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Brisbane International for under $258. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $188, but on average you can expect to pay $211.

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

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

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Brisbane International for under $258 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne to Brisbane International under $258. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Brisbane International is less than $211.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to Brisbane International for under $258?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Melbourne to Brisbane International within the next 7 days for less than $258.

What days are direct flights available from Melbourne to Brisbane?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Melbourne to Brisbane was viewed by 32,694 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 Brisbane International on average per day?

Travellers can expect 10 flights from Melbourne to Brisbane on average per day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 60% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 40% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Melbourne or Brisbane?

Expected rainfall in Melbourne is more than in Brisbane. You can expect this to be the case over the next 11 days.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Brisbane?

Expect the weather to be around 29 °C on average in January. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Brisbane is generally hotter than in Melbourne.

How long does is the flight from Melbourne to Brisbane International?

There are many flights that can get you from Melbourne to Brisbane International in 2h 05m. Fly via Jetstar to get the fastest option. There are 1382 km between Melbourne and Brisbane International. All flights are typically direct.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Melbourne to Brisbane International return?

According to our current data, Jetstar ($189), offers the cheapest pricing from Melbourne to Brisbane International. Users have found that Jetstar is 22% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

$93 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Jetstar. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways, with prices starting from $159 and $222, respectively.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Brisbane International

Destination information for Brisbane International

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Melbourne to Brisbane International
Flight duration
2h 17m

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing Brisbane

Top 4 airlines flying from Melbourne to Brisbane International

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Brisbane International choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Tigerair Australia
$124 $175 No cancel fee 81%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Tigerair Australia. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Jetstar
$131 $201 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$173 $258 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$153 $285 No cancel fee 74%
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Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Brisbane International

Morning 6 AM to midday 49% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 37% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 13% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Melbourne to Brisbane International
Sunday
62 daily flights
Monday
67 daily flights
Tuesday
63 daily flights
Wednesday
70 daily flights
Thursday
72 daily flights
Friday
67 daily flights
Saturday
57 daily flights
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