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 ME1 to MKY flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Mackay flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Mackay.

ME1 - 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

$482

Average for round-trip flights in November 2021

Round-trip from

$403

From Melbourne to Mackay

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

Sunday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Melbourne to Mackay. 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 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 to Mackay from $518 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $518 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from Melbourne to Mackay lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Melbourne to Mackay in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $346.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Mackay (ME1 - MKY)?

When flying from Melbourne to Mackay, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 11% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Mackay in November, December 2021

The best prices found for Melbourne to MKY flights in November, December
22 Dec. - 10 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

6h 30m
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

5h 10m
$449

Jetstar

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Deal found 24/11/21

22 Dec. - 10 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

5h 00m
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

9h 05m
$587

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 24/11/21

22 Dec. - 10 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

2 stops

6h 45m
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

8h 10m
$848

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 24/11/21

Melbourne to Mackay 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Mackay from Melbourne found for this year
22 Dec. - 10 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

6h 30m
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

5h 10m
$449

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 24/11/21

22 Dec. - 10 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

5h 00m
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

9h 05m
$587

Qantas Airways

View Deal

Deal found 24/11/21

22 Dec. - 10 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

2 stops

6h 45m
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

8h 10m
$848

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 24/11/21

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?

Mackay (MKY), located 3.3 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Melbourne to Mackay. 3 airlines have flights to Mackay from Melbourne on a regular basis. Booking flights from Melbourne to Mackay should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Melbourne per day.

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 to Mackay for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Mackay for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $324, but on average you can expect to pay $630.

How popular is this Melbourne to Mackay flight route?

The Melbourne to Mackay flight path was viewed by 876 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne to Mackay return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Melbourne to Mackay from $324 return. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Qantas Airways, from $587, and Virgin Australia, from $848. You may be able to fly from Melbourne to Mackay for 31% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Mackay?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Mackay? While on average our users pay $488, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $210. The most popular route (Melbourne - Mackay), is priced around $324.

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$334
Average$419
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$362
Average$491
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$478
Average$585
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety