Cheap flights from Perth to Melbourne

PER — MEL
24 May — 31 May1
Return
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The best prices from Perth to Melbourne are usually found in May or November, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Perth to Melbourne

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

PER - MEL

Price

$270 - $405

MEL

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

MEL

Rainfall

30 - 60 mm

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Round-trip from$386From Perth to Melbourne
One-way from$109One-way flight from Perth to Melbourne

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

Sunday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 13%.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Perth to Melbourne Airport, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 17% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $496 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $549.

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

Flights from Perth to Melbourne Airport lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Perth to Melbourne Airport in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $290.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Perth to Melbourne Airport (PER - MEL)?

When flying from Perth to Melbourne Airport, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 24% versus a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Perth to Melbourne in May, June 2022

The best prices found for PER to MEL flights in May, June
15 Jun. - 23 Jun.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

1 stop

13h 10m
$260

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

15 Jun. - 23 Jun.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 15m
$266

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

16 Jun. - 23 Jun.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

1 stop

13h 10m
$277

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

Perth to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Perth found for this year
11 Aug. - 16 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 15m
$219

Jetstar

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Deal found 18/5/22

10 Aug. - 14 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$227

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

7 Aug. - 11 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$230

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Perth to Melbourne

11 Aug. - 16 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 15m
$219

Jetstar

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Deal found 18/5/22

10 Aug. - 14 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$227

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

7 Aug. - 11 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$230

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 17/5/22

Direct flights to Melbourne from Perth

Save time with Perth to Melbourne direct flight deals
11 Aug. - 16 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 15m
$219

Jetstar

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Deal found 18/5/22

30 Jul. - 7 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$224

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

10 Aug. - 14 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$227

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

Last-minute flights from Perth to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from Perth, departing today and this week
28 May - 5 Jun.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 15m
$354

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

29 May - 10 Jun.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$359

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

28 May - 1 Jun.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$377

Jetstar

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Deal found 19/5/22

One-way flights to Melbourne from Perth

The cheapest one-way flights from Perth to Melbourne
17 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
$109

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

17 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
$110

Jetstar

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Deal found 18/5/22

27 Jul.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$114

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

For a flight from Perth to Melbourne, you will be flying from Perth. Perth (PER) is just 10.2 km from the centre of the city. Perth is the only Perth airport and it handles 33 outbound flights to Melbourne per day. 5 airlines have flights to Melbourne from Perth on a regular basis.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Perth to Melbourne have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Tigerair Australia, Jetstar, 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 Tigerair Australia with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Perth to Melbourne Airport for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Perth to Melbourne Airport for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $219, but on average you can expect to pay $257.

Are there direct flights from Perth to Melbourne Airport for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Perth to Melbourne Airport under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Perth to Melbourne Airport is less than $256.

Are there last-minute flights available from Perth to Melbourne Airport for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Perth to Melbourne Airport within the next 7 days for less than $400.

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

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Thursday, Friday.

How popular is this Perth to Melbourne Airport flight route?

The Perth to Melbourne flight path was viewed by 27,824 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 Perth to Melbourne Airport on average per day?

Per day, 11 flights depart from Perth to Melbourne Airport on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 9% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Midday) - 9% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 64% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 18% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Perth to Melbourne Airport?

There are many flights that can get you from Perth to Melbourne Airport in 3h 35m. Fly via Jetstar to get the fastest option. Perth and Melbourne Airport are separated by a distance of 2715 km. All flights are typically direct.

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

Flying on Jetstar is currently your cheapest option to Melbourne Airport, with prices starting at $219. You may be able to fly from Perth to Melbourne Airport for 51% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Perth to Melbourne Airport are Jetstar, Malindo Air and Qantas Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

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

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Perth to Melbourne Airport consider choosing Delta(75%), Singapore Airlines(59%) or Etihad Airways(56%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Perth to Melbourne Airport?

While on average a flight from Perth to Melbourne Airport is generally $1,030, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $163. When looking at the most popular route, (Perth - Melbourne), you can expect to pay $216 for that flight.

Top 5 airlines flying from Perth to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Perth to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
JetstarCheapest$210Average$395FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Tigerair AustraliaCheapest$249Average$399FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$289Average$504FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$413Average$738FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Malindo AirCheapest$435Average$510FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Perth to Melbourne

See what time of day planes typically take off from Perth to Melbourne
18%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
53%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
29%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
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Weekly flight availability from Perth to Melbourne

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Perth to Melbourne
Sunday27daily flights
Monday34daily flights
Tuesday35daily flights
Wednesday38daily flights
Thursday43daily flights
Friday35daily flights
Saturday19daily flights