Cheap flights from Brisbane to Melbourne

BNE — MEL
23 May — 30 May1
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The best prices from Brisbane to Melbourne are usually found in February or March, booked 57 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Brisbane to Melbourne

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

BNE - MEL

Price

$150 - $248

MEL

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

MEL

Rainfall

30 - 60 mm

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
Round-trip from$214From Brisbane to Melbourne
One-way from$118One-way flight from Brisbane to Melbourne

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

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Melbourne Airport. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport at least 44 days early can save you up to 24% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 44 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport for as little as $282 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 $331 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Melbourne Airport. Flights to Melbourne Airport from Brisbane in February are about $267 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $187.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport (BNE - MEL)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 19% on flights from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap flights from Brisbane to Melbourne in May, June 2022

The best prices found for BNE to MEL flights in May, June
6 Jun. - 8 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$154

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

2 Jun. - 6 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$160

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

31 May - 1 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$161

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

Brisbane to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Brisbane found for this year
6 Jun. - 8 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$154

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

2 Jun. - 6 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$160

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

31 May - 1 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$161

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Brisbane to Melbourne

6 Jun. - 8 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$154

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

2 Jun. - 6 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$160

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

31 May - 1 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$161

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

  • Jetstar is one of the most popular airlines used for those travelling from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport. Flights from Jetstar travelling this route typically cost $159.80 RT. This price is typically 96% cheaper than other airlines that offer Brisbane to Melbourne Airport flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $78. The most popular departure airport in Brisbane when flying to Melbourne Airport is Brisbane Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Melbourne Airport is Melbourne Airport. When flying from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport, Jetstar flights are 52% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Brisbane to Melbourne

23 May - 28 May
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 10m
$218

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 18/5/22

24 May - 31 May
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 10m
$237

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 15/5/22

23 May - 30 May
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 10m
$238

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 18/5/22

  • One of the most popular airlines travelling from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport is Virgin Australia. Brisbane to Melbourne Airport flights are typically 154% more expensive than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Virgin Australia typically cost $142.69 RT. The cheapest Virgin Australia flight found for this route was $64. When travelling from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport on Virgin Australia, the most popular airport to depart from is Brisbane Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Melbourne Airport. When flying from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport, Virgin Australia flights are 33% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Direct flights to Melbourne from Brisbane

Save time with Brisbane to Melbourne direct flight deals
6 Jun. - 8 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$154

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

2 Jun. - 6 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$160

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

31 May - 1 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$161

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

Last-minute flights from Brisbane to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from Brisbane, departing today and this week
26 May - 30 May
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$174

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

25 May - 1 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$184

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 18/5/22

23 May - 15 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

2h 05m
$188

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 16/5/22

One-way flights to Melbourne from Brisbane

The cheapest one-way flights from Brisbane to Melbourne
4 Oct.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
$76

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

8 Sep.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
$77

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

1 Nov.
BNE

Brisbane

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
$81

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Brisbane to Melbourne?

For a flight from Brisbane to Melbourne, you will be flying from Brisbane. Brisbane (BNE) is just 12.3 km from the centre of the city. Brisbane is the only Brisbane airport and it handles 92 outbound flights to Melbourne per day. 5 airlines have flights to Melbourne from Brisbane on a regular basis.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Brisbane to Melbourne have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, and Virgin Australia are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Jetstar with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $154, but on average you can expect to pay $172.

Are there direct flights from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport is less than $174.

Are there last-minute flights available from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport for under $200?

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

What days are direct flights available from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Sunday, Saturday.

How popular is this Brisbane to Melbourne Airport flight route?

This flight path from Brisbane to Melbourne was viewed by 31,309 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 Brisbane to Melbourne Airport on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 7 flights from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport a day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 43% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 57% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport?

A quick flight from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport can take about 2h 30m. Jetstar provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $154. There are 1382 km between Brisbane and Melbourne Airport. Most flights are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport round-trip?

According to our current data, Jetstar ($154), offers the cheapest pricing from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport. Jetstar is 42% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport one-way?

$76 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Jetstar. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Virgin Australia and Rex, with prices starting from $108 and $113, respectively.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport are Jetstar, Qantas Airways and Tigerair Australia. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport?

Before booking your flight to Melbourne Airport from Brisbane, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Cathay Pacific (100%), SriLankan Airlines (85%), Emirates( 79%).

What are the cheapest flights from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport?

On average you can expect to pay $316 for a flight from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport. The cheapest flight overall is $91 while the most popular route, (Brisbane - Melbourne) is currently priced at $150.

Alternative routes for Brisbane to Melbourne

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

Top 5 airlines flying from Brisbane to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Brisbane to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
JetstarCheapest$91Average$203FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$112Average$228FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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RexCheapest$114Average$254FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%COVID-19 safety
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Tigerair AustraliaCheapest$177Average$242FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$225Average$357FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Brisbane to Melbourne

See what time of day planes typically take off from Brisbane to Melbourne
9%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
35%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
44%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
12%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Brisbane to Melbourne

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Brisbane to Melbourne
Sunday77daily flights
Monday109daily flights
Tuesday96daily flights
Wednesday93daily flights
Thursday100daily flights
Friday103daily flights
Saturday68daily flights