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Cheap flights from Dunedin to Melbourne Airport from $226

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Melbourne Airport departing on 1/5. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
DUD — MEL
5 Mar — 12 Mar1
1 adult
Tue 5/3
Tue 12/3

The best prices from Dunedin to Melbourne are usually found in October or May, booked 54 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

Cheap flight deals from Dunedin to Melbourne

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Dunedin (DUD) to Melbourne (MEL). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 1 March 2024.

Popular in

April

Cheapest in

October

Average price

$907

Round-trip from

$313
High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in February 2024
From Dunedin to Melbourne

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

Travellers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 52% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 213% by booking at least 55 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Dunedin to Melbourne Airport within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,025.

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

October is one of the best times of the year to fly to Melbourne Airport from Dunedin. Prices for October average $910 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $552. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of April. Opting for a October flight can save you 25% on your journey compared to booking in April

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dunedin to Melbourne Airport (DUD - MEL)?

When flying from Dunedin to Melbourne Airport, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap Jetstar flights from Dunedin to Melbourne

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Jetstar for the route between Dunedin and Melbourne. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 702,028 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.
Find some of the cheapest Jetstar flights travelling from Dunedin to Melbourne. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
Mon 13/516:00DUD - MEL
1 stop8h 45mJetstar
Fri 17/523:55MEL - DUD
1 stop13h 30mJetstar
Deal found 28/2$638
Thu 30/516:00DUD - MEL
1 stop8h 45mJetstar
Sat 1/623:55MEL - DUD
1 stop13h 30mJetstar
Deal found 28/2$744
Thu 30/516:00DUD - MEL
1 stop8h 45mJetstar
Sat 1/623:55MEL - DUD
1 stop13h 30mJetstar
Deal found 27/2$752

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Dunedin to Melbourne

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air New Zealand for the route between Dunedin and Melbourne. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 702,028 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on Air New Zealand flights travelling from Dunedin to Melbourne. Make sure to examine the flight information before completing your reservation.
Thu 30/509:30DUD - MEL
1 stop13h 05mAir New Zealand
Sat 1/618:55MEL - DUD
2 stops23h 40mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/2$878
Mon 13/510:45DUD - MEL
2 stops11h 50mAir New Zealand
Fri 17/518:15MEL - DUD
2 stops16h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/2$941
Thu 30/506:05DUD - MEL
2 stops16h 30mAir New Zealand
Sat 1/618:55MEL - DUD
2 stops16h 10mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/2$953
Thu 30/518:45DUD - MEL
1 stop15h 20mAir New Zealand
Sat 1/618:55MEL - DUD
2 stops24h 10mAir New Zealand
Deal found 27/2$1,102
Thu 30/510:45DUD - MEL
2 stops8h 40mAir New Zealand
Sat 1/618:55MEL - DUD
2 stops24h 10mAir New Zealand
Deal found 27/2$1,108

Dunedin to Melbourne 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Dunedin and Melbourne in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 702,028 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights travelling from Dunedin to Melbourne in February and March 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Mon 13/516:00DUD - MEL
1 stop8h 45mJetstar
Fri 17/523:55MEL - DUD
1 stop13h 30mJetstar
Deal found 28/2$638
Mon 13/512:05DUD - MEL
2 stops22h 00mMultiple Airlines
Fri 17/523:55MEL - DUD
1 stop13h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2$659
Thu 30/516:00DUD - MEL
1 stop8h 45mJetstar
Sat 1/623:55MEL - DUD
1 stop13h 30mJetstar
Deal found 28/2$744
Thu 30/509:30DUD - MEL
1 stop13h 05mAir New Zealand
Sat 1/618:55MEL - DUD
2 stops23h 40mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/2$878
Mon 13/510:45DUD - MEL
2 stops11h 50mAir New Zealand
Fri 17/518:15MEL - DUD
2 stops16h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/2$941
Thu 30/506:05DUD - MEL
2 stops16h 30mAir New Zealand
Sat 1/618:55MEL - DUD
2 stops16h 10mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/2$953

One-way flights to Melbourne from Dunedin

Search for one-way flight options from Dunedin to Melbourne. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 702,028 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Dunedin to Melbourne can choose from these deals. For those needing a return trip from Dunedin, there is a search form available above.
Wed 1/516:00DUD - MEL
1 stop8h 45mJetstar
Deal found 29/2$226
Wed 1/510:15DUD - MEL
3 stops33h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/2$358
Wed 1/516:00DUD - MEL
2 stops19h 25mJetstar
Deal found 29/2$361
Sat 30/318:45DUD - MEL
1 stop15h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/2$415
Sun 31/308:05DUD - MEL
1 stop11h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2$418
Tue 26/318:45DUD - MEL
1 stop25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2$443
Mon 1/406:05DUD - MEL
1 stop28h 00mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/2$503
Wed 27/308:05DUD - MEL
1 stop11h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2$504
Mon 1/406:05DUD - MEL
2 stops29h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/2$524

Find flights from Dunedin to Melbourne within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Dunedin to Melbourne that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 702,028 searches. Data last updated 1 March 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$638 - $1,108

Route

Depart

Return

Price

DunedinMelbourne

DUD - MEL

DUDMEL

Dunedin

Mon 13/5

1 stop8h 45m

Melbourne

Fri 17/5

1 stop13h 30m

$638

DunedinMelbourne

DUD - MEL

DUDMEL

Dunedin

Mon 13/5

2 stops22h 00m

Melbourne

Fri 17/5

1 stop13h 30m

$659

DunedinMelbourne

DUD - MEL

DUDMEL

Dunedin

Thu 30/5

1 stop8h 45m

Melbourne

Sat 1/6

1 stop13h 30m

$744

DunedinMelbourne

DUD - MEL

DUDMEL

Dunedin

Thu 30/5

1 stop8h 45m

Melbourne

Sat 1/6

1 stop13h 30m

$752

DunedinMelbourne

DUD - MEL

DUDMEL

Dunedin

Thu 30/5

1 stop13h 05m

Melbourne

Sat 1/6

2 stops23h 40m

$878

DunedinMelbourne

DUD - MEL

DUDMEL

Dunedin

Mon 13/5

2 stops11h 50m

Melbourne

Fri 17/5

2 stops16h 50m

$941

DunedinMelbourne

DUD - MEL

DUDMEL

Dunedin

Thu 30/5

2 stops16h 30m

Melbourne

Sat 1/6

2 stops16h 10m

$953

DunedinMelbourne

DUD - MEL

DUDMEL

Dunedin

Thu 30/5

1 stop15h 20m

Melbourne

Sat 1/6

2 stops24h 10m

$1,102

DunedinMelbourne

DUD - MEL

DUDMEL

Dunedin

Thu 30/5

2 stops8h 40m

Melbourne

Sat 1/6

2 stops24h 10m

$1,108

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When is the best time to book a flight from Dunedin to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Dunedin to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Dunedin to Melbourne Airport, you should look to book at least 54 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Dunedin to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Dunedin to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Dunedin to Melbourne Airport flight should consider departing on Friday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Saturday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Melbourne by month

Plan your trip from Dunedin to Melbourne by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Dunedin to Melbourne is currently $417 while a return flight costs $864. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.

Currently, May is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Dunedin to Melbourne Airport (average of $133). Flying from Dunedin to Melbourne Airport in December is currently the most expensive (average of $176). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$240

February

$208

March

$258

April

$235

May

$204

June

$214

July

$234

August

$204

September

$231

October

$226

November

$244

December

$271

Temperature and rainfall in Melbourne by month

Plan your trip to Melbourne by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

MEL

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Melbourne

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Melbourne. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Melbourne. Reviews last updated 1 March 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with Jetstar and Air New Zealand from Dunedin to Melbourne have to say. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.3
Very Good
729 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was great and the staff was very friendly and helpful.

8.3
Very Good
729 reviews
8.3
Very Good
729 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was great and the staff was very friendly and helpful.

8.1
Very Good
4,318 reviews
8.3
Very Good
729 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was great and the staff was very friendly and helpful.

7.8
Good
1,107 reviews
8.3
Very Good
729 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was great and the staff was very friendly and helpful.

6.9
Okay
789 reviews
8.3
Very Good
729 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was great and the staff was very friendly and helpful.

Related info for your journey

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

If you book a flight to Melbourne from Dunedin, you will be flying from Dunedin, which is the city’s only airport. Dunedin (DUD) is located 24.0 km from the centre of Dunedin. There are 0 flights from Dunedin to Melbourne per day from 1 airline.

Can I find flights from Dunedin to Melbourne Airport for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dunedin to Melbourne Airport for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $638, but on average you can expect to pay $864.

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

According to our current data, Jetstar ($638), and Air New Zealand ($878) offers the cheapest pricing from Dunedin to Melbourne Airport. These flights start at 29% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Dunedin to Melbourne Airport are Jetstar ($226), Air New Zealand ($415), and Qantas Airways ($746).

What does DUD to MEL mean?

This is defined as Dunedin Airport (DUD) and Melbourne Airport (MEL). Codes like Melbourne Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

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JetstarCheapest$310Average$512FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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