Cheap flights from Melbourne to Launceston

MEL — LST
21 May — 28 May1
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The best prices from Melbourne to Launceston are usually found in February or July, booked 33 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Launceston

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

MEL - LST

Price

$101 - $158

LST

Temperature

6 - 16 °C

LST

Rainfall

30 - 80 mm

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop
Average price$157Average for round-trip flights in May 2022
Round-trip from$146From Melbourne to Launceston

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to Launceston?

Thursday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Melbourne to Launceston. 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 Launceston.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Melbourne to Launceston at least 34 days early can save you up to 19% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 34 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Melbourne to Launceston for as little as $190 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $218 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Launceston?

February can be a great time to fly to Launceston from Melbourne with a flight ticket averaging about $175. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $111. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Launceston (MEL - LST)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Melbourne to Launceston 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 11% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Launceston in May, June 2022

The best prices found for Melbourne to LST flights in May, June
23 May - 26 May
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$71

Jetstar

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Deal found 14.5.22

21 May - 24 May
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$81

Jetstar

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Deal found 15.5.22

27 May - 30 May
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$84

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 13.5.22

Melbourne to Launceston 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Launceston from Melbourne found for this year
23 May - 26 May
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$71

Jetstar

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Deal found 14.5.22

2 Nov. - 5 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$78

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 14.5.22

9 Sep. - 12 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$79

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 15.5.22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Melbourne to Launceston

7 Jun. - 16 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$71

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 15.5.22

2 Nov. - 5 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$78

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 14.5.22

9 Sep. - 12 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$79

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 15.5.22

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Melbourne to Launceston

29 May - 3 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 00m
$138

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 14.5.22

23 May - 26 May
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

1 stop

21h 00m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

5h 40m
$366

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 16.5.22

21 May - 24 May
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

2 stops

9h 20m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

5h 40m
$434

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 14.5.22

Direct flights to Launceston from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Launceston direct flight deals
7 Jun. - 16 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$71

Jetstar

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Deal found 15.5.22

2 Nov. - 5 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$78

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 14.5.22

9 Sep. - 12 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$79

Jetstar

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Deal found 15.5.22

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Launceston

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

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$71

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 14.5.22

21 May - 24 May
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$81

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 15.5.22

21 May - 25 May
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$91

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 15.5.22

One-way flights to Launceston from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Launceston
14 Jul.
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
$36

Jetstar

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Deal found 14.5.22

8 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
$42

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 15.5.22

7 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
$46

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 13.5.22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Most people fly into Launceston (LST) if they book a flight to Launceston from Melbourne. On average, Launceston has 22 inbound flights from Melbourne per day from 3 airlines. Launceston is conveniently located just 13.2 km from Launceston’s city centre.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Melbourne to Launceston 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 to Launceston for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Launceston for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $71, but on average you can expect to pay $95.

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

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne to Launceston under $100. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Launceston is less than $95.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to Launceston for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Melbourne to Launceston within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are direct flights available from Melbourne to Launceston?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Monday, Tuesday, Saturday.

How popular is this Melbourne to Launceston flight route?

The Melbourne to Launceston flight path was viewed by 5,975 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 Launceston on average per day?

1 flight departure from Melbourne to Launceston per day on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Melbourne to Launceston?

There are many flights that can get you from Melbourne to Launceston in 1h 05m. Fly via Jetstar or Virgin Australia to get the fastest option. There are 478 km between Melbourne and Launceston. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Melbourne to Launceston is Jetstar. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $71 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Virgin Australia, starting at $138. Jetstar is priced at 59% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

Consider Jetstar, Qantas Airways or Virgin Australia when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Melbourne to Launceston.

What are the most reliable airlines from Melbourne to Launceston?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Melbourne to Launceston on time: Jetstar (83%), Qantas Airways (60%), Etihad Airways (57%).

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Launceston?

While on average a flight from Melbourne to Launceston is generally $356, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $48. When looking at the most popular route, (Melbourne Avalon - Launceston), you can expect to pay $300 for that flight.

Top 3 airlines flying from Melbourne to Launceston

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Launceston choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
JetstarCheapest$57Average$217FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$77Average$156FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$131Average$216FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Launceston

See what time of day planes typically take off from Melbourne to Launceston
8%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
45%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
35%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
12%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Noon
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Weekly flight availability from Melbourne to Launceston

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Melbourne to Launceston
Sunday25daily flights
Monday25daily flights
Tuesday18daily flights
Wednesday18daily flights
Thursday22daily flights
Friday30daily flights
Saturday18daily flights