Cheap flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay

The best prices from Melbourne to Byron Bay 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 Byron Bay

All the information you need to plan the best ME1 to BY9 flight in 2022: compare Melbourne to Byron Bay flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Byron Bay.

ME1 - BY9

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

$268

From Melbourne to Byron Bay

One-way from

$161

One-way flight from Melbourne to Byron Bay

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

To save up to 20% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 60 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 Byron Bay from $377 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $389 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Byron Bay?

May can be a great time to fly to Byron Bay from Melbourne with a flight ticket averaging about $337. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $171. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Byron Bay (ME1 - BY9)?

When flying from Melbourne to Byron Bay, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay in January, February 2022

The best prices found for Melbourne to Byron Bay flights in January, February
18 Jan. - 19 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$170

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

19 Jan. - 21 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$179

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

13 Feb. - 19 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$181

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

Melbourne to Byron Bay 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Byron Bay from Melbourne found for this year
18 Jan. - 19 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$170

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

19 Jan. - 21 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$179

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

13 Feb. - 19 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$181

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

Direct flights to Byron Bay from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Byron Bay direct flight deals
13 Feb. - 19 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$181

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

1 Feb. - 7 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$182

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

1 Feb. - 5 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$189

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 16/1/22

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay

Late deals on return flights to Byron Bay from Melbourne, departing today and this week
25 Jan. - 28 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 05m
$200

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

26 Jan. - 29 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 15m
$210

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

24 Jan. - 26 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 15m
$211

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 19/1/22

One-way flights to Byron Bay from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay
26 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$83

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 16/1/22

25 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$86

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

20 Mar.
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$89

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 16/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Byron Bay flights.

What airports serve Melbourne to Byron Bay flights?

Avalon Airport and Melbourne Tullamarine are the choices available when going to Byron Bay from Melbourne. Tullamarine Airport is also known as Melbourne Airport and is the main airport serving the city. This airport has four terminals which include a budget domestic terminal, two domestic terminals, and an international terminal. During 2016 nearly 35 million passengers used the airport, making it the second busiest airport in the country. This airport has two intersecting runways with expansions planned.

Which airlines fly directly from Melbourne to Byron Bay?

Travelers looking to go from Melbourne to Byron Bay have direct, nonstop options available. Qantas and Jetstar are the two main airlines who run this flight. This flight is available numerous times each day. Flights on the direct route may range in price, but all of the flights run around the same time at 2h to 2h 15m. In addition to direct flights, there are also stopover flights available. In many cases, these flights are less expensive although the flight may last longer.

What are the stopover options between Melbourne to Byron Bay?

The planes leaving Melbourne for Byron Bay most often stop in Sydney. Surprisingly, many of the stopovers that only pause in Sydney cost more than direct flights. There are also stopover flights that come down in two places, whether that is Launceston (LST) and Sydney (SYD) or Wagga Wagga (WGA) and Sydney. Flights with two stops may last anywhere from 6h 25m-44h 30m. The longer flights are available from airlines like Jetstar and Regional Express. The length of the trip is largely based on which stopovers are in the middle of the flight.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Melbourne to Byron Bay?

Going from Melbourne to Byron Bay does not require the use of a visa or a passport. However, make sure you bring a picture identification with you to the airport.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Jetstar, Virgin Australia, and Qantas Airways flying from Melbourne to Byron Bay have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $181, but on average you can expect to pay $207.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 13 direct flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Byron Bay is less than $211.

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

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

What days are direct flights available from Melbourne to Byron Bay?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Monday, Wednesday, Friday.

How popular is this Melbourne to Byron Bay flight route?

Within the past month, 32,694 users have taken a look at flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay.

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

3 flight departures from Melbourne to Byron Bay per day on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 67% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 33% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Melbourne to Byron Bay?

Airlines like Jetstar and Virgin Australia fly from Melbourne to Byron Bay in about 2h. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. Melbourne and Byron Bay are separated by a distance of 1382 km. Most flights are nonstop.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $83 on Jetstar. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Virgin Australia from $115 and Rex from $193 one-way.

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

Jetstar, Qantas Airways and Tigerair Australia are the most popular airlines when flying from Melbourne to Byron Bay.

What are the most reliable airlines from Melbourne to Byron Bay?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Melbourne to Byron Bay are China Southern (85%), Emirates (84%) and China Eastern (83%).

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay?

While on average a flight from Melbourne to Byron Bay is generally $226, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $101. When looking at the most popular route, (Melbourne - Ballina Byron), you can expect to pay $170 for that flight.

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Top 4 airlines flying from Melbourne to Byron Bay

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Byron Bay choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Tigerair Australia
Cheapest$138
Average$239
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$140
Average$337
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$148
Average$327
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$193
Average$429
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Byron Bay

See what time of day planes typically take off from Melbourne to Byron Bay
11%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
45%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
32%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
12%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Melbourne to Byron Bay

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Melbourne to Byron Bay
Sunday6daily flights
Monday6daily flights
Tuesday6daily flights
Wednesday6daily flights
Thursday6daily flights
Friday6daily flights
Saturday5daily flights