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Cheap flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Byron Bay

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to BNE flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Byron Bay flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Byron Bay.
ME1 - BY9
Price
$266 - $473

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

$266

From Melbourne to Byron Bay

One-way from

$183

One-way flight from Melbourne to Byron Bay

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
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 $374 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $386 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 $334. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $170. 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 September, October 2021

The best prices found for MEL to Byron Bay flights in September, October
21 Oct - 28 Oct
$189pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
BNK
Ballina Byron
BNK
Ballina Byron
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
20 Oct - 27 Oct
$219pp
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
BNK
Ballina Byron
BNK
Ballina Byron
Virgin Australia
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
13 Oct - 14 Oct
$259pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
BNK
Ballina Byron
BNK
Ballina Byron
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Byron Bay 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Byron Bay from Melbourne found for this year
10 Nov - 11 Nov
$52pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
BNK
Ballina Byron
BNK
Ballina Byron
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
10 Nov - 11 Nov
$119pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
BNK
Ballina Byron
BNK
Ballina Byron
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
11 Nov - 14 Nov
$125pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
BNK
Ballina Byron
BNK
Ballina Byron
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

Direct flights to Byron Bay from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Byron Bay direct flight deals
10 Nov - 11 Nov
$52pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
BNK
Ballina Byron
BNK
Ballina Byron
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
11 Nov - 14 Nov
$125pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
BNK
Ballina Byron
BNK
Ballina Byron
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
8 Dec - 13 Dec
$145pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
Direct
BNK
Ballina Byron
BNK
Ballina Byron
Virgin Australia
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay

Late deals on return flights to Byron Bay from Melbourne, departing today and this week
29 Sep - 2 Oct
$754pp
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
   
2 STOPS
BNK
Ballina Byron
BNK
Ballina Byron
Virgin Australia
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to Byron Bay from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay
01:00 - 06:45
Jetstar
1 stop
5h 45m
AVV - BNK
Jetstar
$183
mytrip.com
03:30 - 08:45
Rex
2 stops
29h 15m
MEL - BNK
Rex
$245
lastminute.com.au
02:30 - 14:15
Qantas Airways
1 stop
11h 45m
MEL - BNK
Qantas Airways

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Melbourne</span> to <span class="emphasized">Byron Bay</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Byron Bay

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 $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $52, but on average you can expect to pay $176.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay under $100. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Byron Bay is less than $188.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to Byron Bay for under $800?

There are currently 1+ open flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay within the next 7 days for less than $800.

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.

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 $81 on Jetstar. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Virgin Australia from $90 and Rex from $245 one-way.

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 (81%), China Eastern (75%) and Qantas Airways (73%).

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 cheapest flights from Melbourne to Byron Bay?

While on average a flight from Melbourne to Byron Bay is generally $635, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $91. When looking at the most popular route, (Melbourne - Ballina Byron), you can expect to pay $52 for that flight.

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.

Destination information for Byron Bay

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Melbourne to Byron Bay.
Flight duration from Melbourne to Byron Bay
2h 07m

Airports servicing Melbourne

Avalon (AVV)
Melbourne Essendon (MEB)

Airports servicing Byron Bay

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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Tigerair Australia
$137 $237 No cancel fee 81%

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Virgin Australia
$139 $334 No cancel fee 80%
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Jetstar
$146 $324 No cancel fee 74%
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Qantas Airways
$192 $425 No cancel fee 74%
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Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Byron Bay

See what time of day planes typically take off from Melbourne towards Byron Bay.
Morning 6 AM to midday 47% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 42% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 7% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 4% of flight departures
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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.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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