Cheap flights from Melbourne to Brisbane

MEL — BNE
23 May — 30 May1
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The best prices from Melbourne to Brisbane are usually found in February or March, booked 48 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Brisbane

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

MEL - BNE

Price

$145 - $247

BNE

Temperature

15 - 25 °C

BNE

Rainfall

30 - 170 mm

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 24% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop
Round-trip from$207From Melbourne to Brisbane
One-way from$133One-way flight from Melbourne to Brisbane

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

Flights from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane are generally found to be more expensive on Thursday. 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.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 21% by booking at least 38 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 Brisbane within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $286.

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

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Brisbane from Melbourne Airport. Users have commonly found prices around $269 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $185. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 17% on flights from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Brisbane in May, June 2022

The best prices found for MEL to BNE flights in May, June
4 Jun. - 5 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
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Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
$154

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

4 Jun. - 7 Jun.
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Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
$160

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

19 Jun. - 20 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

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2h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
$162

Jetstar

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Deal found 18/5/22

Melbourne to Brisbane 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Brisbane from Melbourne found for this year
2 Sep. - 4 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
$153

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

4 Jun. - 5 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
$154

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

6 Jul. - 5 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
$158

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Melbourne to Brisbane

2 Sep. - 4 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
$153

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

6 Jul. - 5 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
$158

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

4 Jun. - 7 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
$160

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

Direct flights to Brisbane from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Brisbane direct flight deals
2 Sep. - 4 Sep.
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Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
$153

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

6 Jul. - 5 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
$158

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

4 Jun. - 7 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
$160

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Brisbane

Late deals on return flights to Brisbane from Melbourne, departing today and this week
26 May - 31 May
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
$160

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

24 May - 30 May
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
$174

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

24 May - 28 May
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
$180

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

One-way flights to Brisbane from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Brisbane
6 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$74

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

1 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$77

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

8 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$78

Jetstar

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Deal found 18/5/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Brisbane (BNE), located 12.3 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Melbourne to Brisbane. 6 airlines have flights to Brisbane from Melbourne on a regular basis. Booking flights from Melbourne to Brisbane should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 97 inbound flights from Melbourne per day.

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 Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, and Virgin Australia. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $153, but on average you can expect to pay $172.

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

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane is less than $172.

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

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

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

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

How popular is this Melbourne Airport to Brisbane 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 Airport to Brisbane on average per day?

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

How long is the flight from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane?

There are many flights that can get you from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane in 2h 05m. Fly via Jetstar to get the fastest option. Airlines will cover a distance of 1382 km. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane round-trip from $153. Jetstar is currently priced 43% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Jetstar. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $74. Users have also found prices from $105 and $113 on Virgin Australia and Rex, respectively.

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

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

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

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane consider choosing American Airlines(96%), Air Niugini(93%) or China Southern(70%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane?

On average you can expect to pay $302 for a flight from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane. The cheapest flight overall is $81 while the most popular route, (Melbourne - Brisbane) is currently priced at $153.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Brisbane

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

Top 5 airlines flying from Melbourne to Brisbane

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Brisbane choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
JetstarCheapest$102Average$213FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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RexCheapest$103Average$238FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$104Average$223FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$162Average$375FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Tigerair AustraliaCheapest$177Average$249FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Brisbane

See what time of day planes typically take off from Melbourne to Brisbane
15%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
40%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
30%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
15%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Melbourne to Brisbane

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Melbourne to Brisbane
Sunday82daily flights
Monday113daily flights
Tuesday98daily flights
Wednesday97daily flights
Thursday108daily flights
Friday107daily flights
Saturday77daily flights