Cheap flights from Mackay to Melbourne

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

How to find the cheapest flight from Mackay to Melbourne

All the information you need to plan the best MKY to MEL flight in 2021: compare Mackay to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.

MKY - MEL

Price

$300 - $374

MEL

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

MEL

Precipitation

30 - 60 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 9% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$402

From Mackay to Melbourne

One-way from

$296

One-way flight from Mackay to Melbourne

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

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 5% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 26% by booking at least 61 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 Mackay to Melbourne Airport within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $515.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Melbourne Airport from Mackay average $455. You can even find prices in May for less than $455, as users have found deals to Melbourne Airport from as low as $340. The month of August appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Melbourne Airport from Mackay. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 10%.

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

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 11% on flights from Mackay to Melbourne Airport by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Mackay to Melbourne in October, November 2021

The best prices found for MKY to MEL flights in October, November
17 Nov. - 1 Dec.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

6h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

6h 25m
$415

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 10/20/21

6 Nov. - 11 Nov.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

7h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

5h 15m
$469

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 10/20/21

17 Nov. - 1 Dec.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

10h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

8h 15m
$507

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 10/20/21

Mackay to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Mackay found for this year
17 Nov. - 1 Dec.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

6h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

6h 25m
$415

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 10/20/21

6 Nov. - 11 Nov.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

7h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

5h 15m
$469

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 10/20/21

17 Nov. - 1 Dec.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

10h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

8h 15m
$507

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 10/20/21

One-way flights to Melbourne from Mackay

The cheapest one-way flights from Mackay to Melbourne
5 Nov.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

7h 50m
$249

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 10/23/21

5 Nov.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

8h 05m
$296

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 10/23/21

4 Nov.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

9h 05m
$333

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 10/23/21

Related info for your journey

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

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

Located just 3.3 km from the city centre, Mackay is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Melbourne from Mackay. Booking flights from Mackay (MKY) to Melbourne should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily outbound flights to Melbourne from 3 different airlines.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Virgin Australia, Qantas Airways, and Jetstar flying from Mackay to Melbourne have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Mackay to Melbourne Airport for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Mackay to Melbourne Airport for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qantas Airways for just $458, but on average you can expect to pay $1,001.

How popular is this Mackay to Melbourne Airport flight route?

Within the past month, 830 users have taken a look at flights from Mackay to Melbourne.

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

According to our current data, Qantas Airways ($458), offers the cheapest pricing from Mackay to Melbourne Airport.

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

Consider Jetstar, Qantas Airways or Virgin Australia when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Mackay to Melbourne Airport.

What are the cheapest flights from Mackay to Melbourne Airport?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Mackay to Melbourne Airport? While on average our users pay $399, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $193. The most popular route (Mackay - Melbourne), is priced around $415.

Alternative routes for Mackay to Melbourne

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

Top 3 airlines flying from Mackay to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Mackay to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$253
Average$395
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$281
Average$548
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$342
Average$472
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety