Cheap flights from Melbourne to Mackay

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The best prices from Melbourne to Mackay are usually found in May or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Mackay

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

MEL - MKY

Price

$290 - $381

MKY

Temperature

16 - 26 °C

MKY

Precipitation

10 - 310 mm

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 11% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Average price

$477

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$406

From Melbourne to Mackay

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

Flights from Melbourne Airport to Mackay are generally found to be more expensive on Sunday. 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 Mackay.

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

To save up to 18% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 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 Airport to Mackay from $522 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $522 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Mackay from Melbourne Airport average $474. You can even find prices in May for less than $474, as users have found deals to Mackay from as low as $348. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Mackay from Melbourne Airport. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 12%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne Airport to Mackay (MEL - MKY)?

It’s optimal to fly from Melbourne Airport to Mackay at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 11% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Mackay in January, February 2022

The best prices found for MEL to MKY flights in January, February
14 Feb. - 18 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

6h 30m
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

9h 50m
$330

Jetstar

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Deal found 25/1/22

14 Feb. - 18 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

6h 30m
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

7h 00m
$416

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 25/1/22

14 Feb. - 18 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

2 stops

16h 45m
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

25h 05m
$579

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 25/1/22

Melbourne to Mackay 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Mackay from Melbourne found for this year
14 Feb. - 18 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

6h 30m
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

9h 50m
$330

Jetstar

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Deal found 25/1/22

18 Mar. - 25 Mar.
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

6h 30m
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

6h 15m
$367

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 24/1/22

16 Jul. - 26 Jul.
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

13h 30m
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

15h 15m
$407

Jetstar

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Deal found 24/1/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

For a flight from Melbourne to Mackay, you will be flying into Mackay. Mackay (MKY) is just 3.3 km from the centre vof the city. Mackay is the only Mackay airport and it handles 0 inbound flights from Melbourne per day. 3 airlines have flights to Mackay from Melbourne on a regular basis.

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

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

Can I find flights from Melbourne Airport to Mackay for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to Mackay for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $330, but on average you can expect to pay $588.

How popular is this Melbourne Airport to Mackay flight route?

Within the past month, 876 users have taken a look at flights from Melbourne to Mackay.

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

Jetstar, at $330, was found to be the cheapest airline from Melbourne Airport to Mackay.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways. Jetstar is priced at 30% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

Before booking your flight from Melbourne Airport to Mackay, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Jetstar, Qantas Airways or Virgin Australia.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne Airport to Mackay?

The cheapest flight price from Melbourne Airport to Mackay is $212. On average you can expect to pay $491. The most popular route, (Melbourne - Mackay), can usually be booked for $330.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Mackay

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

Top 3 airlines flying from Melbourne to Mackay

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Mackay choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$336
Average$422
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$364
Average$495
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$481
Average$589
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety