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Cheap flights from Adelaide to Melbourne

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Adelaide (ADL) to Melbourne (MEL)

ADL - MEL
Price
$125 - $195
MEL
Temperature
22 - 32 °C
MEL
Rainfall
26 - 170 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

Round-trip from

$125

From Adelaide to Melbourne

One-way from

$95

One-way flight 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.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 20% by booking at least 33 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 Adelaide to Melbourne within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $187.

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

February can be a great time to fly to Melbourne from Adelaide with a flight ticket averaging about $183. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $101. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Adelaide to Melbourne is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 24% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Adelaide to Melbourne in March, April 2021

31 Mar - 31 Mar
$117pp
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Jetstar
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MEL
Melbourne
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Melbourne
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Adelaide
3 Mar - 10 Mar
$121pp
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Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
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Adelaide
3 Apr - 10 Apr
$122pp
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Jetstar
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Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
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Adelaide

Adelaide to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

31 Mar - 31 Mar
$117pp
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Adelaide
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
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Adelaide
3 Mar - 10 Mar
$121pp
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Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
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Melbourne
Jetstar
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Adelaide
3 Apr - 10 Apr
$122pp
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Direct flights to Melbourne from Adelaide

31 Mar - 31 Mar
$117pp
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Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
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Adelaide
3 Apr - 10 Apr
$122pp
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Melbourne
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7 Apr - 14 Apr
$125pp
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Last-minute flights from Adelaide to Melbourne

10 Mar - 13 Mar
$126pp
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10 Mar - 18 Mar
$137pp
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11 Mar - 14 Mar
$139pp
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One-way flights to Melbourne from Adelaide

09:30 - 11:20
Rex
Direct
1h 20m
ADL - MEL
Rex
$96
Gotogate
02:20 - 10:05
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
7h 15m
ADL - MEL
Multiple Airlines
$142
Kiwi.com
09:35 - 11:25
Virgin Australia
Direct
1h 20m
ADL - MEL
Virgin Australia
$186
StudentUniverse

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Flight FAQs

From Adelaide to Melbourne

Can I find flights from Adelaide to Melbourne for under $129 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Adelaide to Melbourne for under $129. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $117, but on average you can expect to pay $146.

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.

Are there direct flights from Adelaide to Melbourne for under $129 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Adelaide to Melbourne under $129. A good price for a direct flight from Adelaide to Melbourne is less than $151.

Are there last-minute flights available from Adelaide to Melbourne for under $129?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Adelaide to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than $129.

What days are direct flights available from Adelaide to Melbourne?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Sunday.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 22,457 users have taken a look at flights from Adelaide to Melbourne.

How many flights depart from Adelaide to Melbourne on average per day?

3 flight departures from Adelaide to Melbourne per day on average.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Adelaide or Melbourne?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Adelaide is roughly similar to Melbourne. You can assume this to be the case over the next 7 days.

Is Adelaide weather warmer or cooler than Melbourne?

With an average temperature of 28 °C, peak weather can be found in January. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Melbourne are colder than in Adelaide.

How long does is the flight from Adelaide to Melbourne?

A quick flight from Adelaide to Melbourne can take about 1h 15m. Jetstar provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $132. Airlines will cover a distance of 644 km. All flights are typically direct.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Adelaide to Melbourne return?

According to our current data, Jetstar ($118), and Virgin Australia ($135) offers the cheapest pricing from Adelaide to Melbourne. You may be able to fly from Adelaide to Melbourne for 26% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

$59 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Jetstar. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Virgin Australia and Rex, with prices starting from $68 and $96, respectively.

Destination information for Melbourne

Flight duration
1h 20m
Average temperature for March in Melbourne
27.0 °C
Avg rainfall for March in Melbourne
37.0 mm

Airports servicing Adelaide

Airports servicing Melbourne

Top 5 airlines flying from Adelaide to Melbourne

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Tigerair Australia
$74 $124 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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Jetstar
$74 $129 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$127 $197 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$98 $229 No cancel fee 74%
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Rex
$480 $593 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

Morning 6 AM to midday 58% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 34% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 4% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 4% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Adelaide to Melbourne
Sunday
25 daily flights
Monday
21 daily flights
Tuesday
20 daily flights
Wednesday
20 daily flights
Thursday
22 daily flights
Friday
23 daily flights
Saturday
22 daily flights
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