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Cheap flights from Launceston to Melbourne

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Launceston (LST) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best LST to MEL flight in 2021: compare Launceston to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
LST - MEL
Price
$133 - $193
MEL
Temperature
8 - 20 °C
MEL
Precipitation
30 - 60 mm

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$133

From Launceston to Melbourne

One-way from

$40

One-way flight from Launceston to Melbourne

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Launceston to Melbourne Airport?

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

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Launceston to Melbourne Airport at least 61 days early can save you up to 20% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Launceston to Melbourne Airport for as little as $183 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 $209 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in October. For low rates, June can be a great choice for travel to Melbourne Airport. Flights to Melbourne Airport from Launceston in June are about $160 on average during June, but can be found for as low as $109.

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

When flying from Launceston to Melbourne Airport, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 31% versus a flight in the evening.

Launceston to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Launceston found for this year
11 Nov - 25 Nov
$78pp
LST
Launceston
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
LST
Launceston
11 Nov - 25 Nov
$169pp
LST
Launceston
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1 STOP
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Melbourne
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Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
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Launceston
11 Nov - 25 Nov
$204pp
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Launceston
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1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
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Jetstar
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Launceston

Direct flights to Melbourne from Launceston

Save time with Launceston to Melbourne direct flight deals
11 Nov - 25 Nov
$78pp
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Launceston
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
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Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
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Launceston

One-way flights to Melbourne from Launceston

The cheapest one-way flights from Launceston to Melbourne
13:00 - 14:00
Jetstar
Direct
1h 00m
LST - MEL
Jetstar
$40
Jettzy
06:30 - 13:30
Virgin Australia
1 stop
7h 00m
LST - MEL
Virgin Australia
$155
StudentUniverse
16:30 - 15:20
Virgin Australia
1 stop
22h 50m
LST - MEL
Virgin Australia
$282
Wotif

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Launceston</span> to <span class="emphasized">Melbourne</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Launceston to Melbourne

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

Launceston (LST) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Launceston to Melbourne. You should not have trouble finding flights to Melbourne from Launceston; the airport handles an average of 2 outbound flights to Melbourne per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 3 airlines have flights from the Launceston airport to Melbourne. It is only a 13.2 km journey to Launceston (LST) from Launceston’s city centre.

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Launceston to Melbourne Airport for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $78, but on average you can expect to pay $400.

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

Cheapflights has 1 direct flight from Launceston to Melbourne Airport under $100. A good price for a direct flight from Launceston to Melbourne Airport is less than $78.

How popular is this Launceston to Melbourne Airport flight route?

This flight path from Launceston to Melbourne was viewed by 3,993 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 Launceston to Melbourne Airport return?

Flying on Jetstar is currently your cheapest option to Melbourne Airport, with prices starting at $78. Another option worth looking into is Virgin Australia, starting at $419 return. Jetstar is 51% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

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 Launceston to Melbourne Airport on time: Virgin Australia(69%), Etihad Airways(68%), Qantas Airways(64%.)

What are the cheapest flights from Launceston to Melbourne Airport?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $60. While the most popular route (Launceston - Melbourne) can be booked for $78 on average our data indicates $145 when flying from Launceston to Melbourne Airport

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

Jetstar, Qantas Airways and Virgin Australia are the most popular airlines when flying from Launceston to Melbourne Airport.

Alternative routes for Launceston to Melbourne

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

Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Launceston to Melbourne.
Flight duration from LST to Melbourne
1h 05m
Average temperature for September in Melbourne
17.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Melbourne
41.0 mm

Airports servicing Launceston

Airports servicing Melbourne

Top 3 airlines flying from Launceston to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Launceston to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
$105 $171 No cancel fee 74%
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Qantas Airways
$131 $247 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$137 $206 No cancel fee 80%
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Hourly flight availability from Launceston to Melbourne

See what time of day planes typically take off from Launceston towards Melbourne.
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Weekly flight availability
from Launceston to Melbourne
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Launceston to Melbourne.
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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