Cheap flights from Adelaide to Melbourne

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Adelaide (ADL) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best ADL to MEL flight in 2021: compare Adelaide to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
ADL - ME1
Price
$97 - $151
ME1
Temperature
8 - 20 °C
ME1
Precipitation
30 - 60 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Average price

$193

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$132

From Adelaide 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 Adelaide to Melbourne?

Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne are generally found to be more expensive on Thursday. 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.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Adelaide to Melbourne?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Melbourne. Flights to Melbourne from Adelaide in May are about $168 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $94.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Adelaide to Melbourne (ADL - ME1)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 18% on flights from Adelaide to Melbourne by exploring options for tickets at midday.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Adelaide to Melbourne, book at least 60 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 35% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $185 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $231.

Cheap flights from Adelaide to Melbourne in October, November 2021

The best prices found for ADL to MEL flights in October, November
25 Nov - 12 Jan
$95pp
ADL
Adelaide
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
ADL
Adelaide
19 Oct - 22 Oct
$103pp
ADL
Adelaide
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
ADL
Adelaide
17 Oct - 19 Oct
$106pp
ADL
Adelaide
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
ADL
Adelaide

Adelaide to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Adelaide found for this year
25 Nov - 12 Jan
$95pp
ADL
Adelaide
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
ADL
Adelaide
12 Dec - 2 Feb
$102pp
ADL
Adelaide
Jetstar
Direct
AVV
Melbourne Avalon
AVV
Melbourne Avalon
Jetstar
Direct
ADL
Adelaide
19 Oct - 22 Oct
$103pp
ADL
Adelaide
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
ADL
Adelaide

Direct flights to Melbourne from Adelaide

Save time with Adelaide to Melbourne direct flight deals
25 Nov - 12 Jan
$95pp
ADL
Adelaide
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
ADL
Adelaide
12 Dec - 2 Feb
$102pp
ADL
Adelaide
Jetstar
Direct
AVV
Melbourne Avalon
AVV
Melbourne Avalon
Jetstar
Direct
ADL
Adelaide
29 Jan - 30 Jan
$102pp
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Adelaide
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
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Adelaide

Last-minute flights from Adelaide to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from Adelaide, departing today and this week
19 Oct - 22 Oct
$103pp
ADL
Adelaide
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
ADL
Adelaide
19 Oct - 22 Oct
$300pp
ADL
Adelaide
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
ADL
Adelaide
19 Oct - 22 Oct
$330pp
ADL
Adelaide
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
ADL
Adelaide

One-way flights to Melbourne from Adelaide

The cheapest one-way flights from Adelaide to Melbourne
07:00 - 02:35
Jetstar
1 stop
19h 05m
ADL - AVV
Jetstar
$212
Kiwi.com
02:30 - 17:35
Virgin Australia
2 stops
14h 35m
ADL - MEL
Virgin Australia
$330
mytrip.com
16:55 - 15:20
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
21h 55m
ADL - AVV
Multiple Airlines
$1,075
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Adelaide to Melbourne

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

Most people fly from Adelaide (ADL) if they book a flight from Adelaide to Melbourne. On average, Adelaide has 2 outbound flights to Melbourne per day from 5 airlines. Adelaide is conveniently located just 6.6 km from Adelaide’s city centre.

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

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

Can I find flights from Adelaide to Melbourne for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Adelaide to Melbourne for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $95, but on average you can expect to pay $126.

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

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Adelaide to Melbourne under $100. A good price for a direct flight from Adelaide to Melbourne is less than $128.

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

There are currently 5+ open flights from Adelaide to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this Adelaide to Melbourne flight route?

This flight path from Adelaide to Melbourne was viewed by 22,457 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 Adelaide to Melbourne return?

Flying on Jetstar is currently your cheapest option to Melbourne, with prices starting at $95. Another option worth looking into is Virgin Australia, starting at $120 return. You may be able to fly from Adelaide to Melbourne for 43% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

Jetstar, Qantas Airways and Tigerair Australia are the most popular airlines when flying from Adelaide to Melbourne.

What are the cheapest flights from Adelaide to Melbourne?

The cheapest flight price from Adelaide to Melbourne is $53. On average you can expect to pay $361. The most popular route, (Adelaide - Melbourne), can usually be booked for $102.

What are the most reliable airlines from Adelaide to Melbourne?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Adelaide to Melbourne consider choosing Cathay Pacific(100%), China Eastern(90%) or SriLankan Airlines(89%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

Alternative routes for Adelaide 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 Adelaide to Melbourne.
Flight duration from ADL to Melbourne
1h 19m
Average temperature for October in Melbourne
29.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Melbourne
84.0 mm

Airports servicing Adelaide

Airports servicing Melbourne

Avalon (AVV)
Melbourne Essendon (MEB)

Top 5 airlines flying from Adelaide to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Adelaide 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
$86 $185 No cancel fee 74%
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Tigerair Australia
$101 $173 No cancel fee 81%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Tigerair Australia. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Qantas Airways
$134 $311 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$173 $254 No cancel fee 80%
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Rex
$652 $805 No cancel fee 86%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Rex. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Hourly flight availability from Adelaide to Melbourne

See what time of day planes typically take off from Adelaide towards Melbourne.
Morning 6 AM to midday 78% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 21% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Adelaide to Melbourne
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Adelaide to Melbourne.
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights
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