Cheap flights from Ballina to Melbourne

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13 Aug — 20 Aug1
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The best prices from Ballina Byron to Melbourne are usually found in January or May, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Ballina (BNK) to Melbourne

All the information you need to plan the best BNK to ME1 flight in 2022: compare Ballina to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.

BNK - MEL

Price

$153 - $235

MEL

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

MEL

Rainfall

30 - 60 mm

Popular inAugustHigh demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
Average price$340Average for round-trip flights in August 2022
Round-trip from$221From Ballina Byron to Melbourne

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Ballina to Melbourne?

Wednesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 30%.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Ballina to Melbourne, book at least 45 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 32% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $265 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $307.

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

Flights from Ballina to Melbourne lean towards being more expensive in August. Prices are generally better when you fly from Ballina to Melbourne in January, with the cheapest ticket starting at $179.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Ballina to Melbourne (BNK - MEL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Ballina to Melbourne in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 25% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Ballina to Melbourne in August, September 2022

The best prices found for BNK to Melbourne flights in August, September
24 Aug. - 4 Sep.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

4h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$224

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

24 Aug. - 4 Sep.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 15m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$230

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

24 Aug. - 5 Sep.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

7h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$231

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

Ballina to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Ballina found for this year
24 Aug. - 4 Sep.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

4h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$224

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

24 Aug. - 4 Sep.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 15m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$230

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

24 Aug. - 5 Sep.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

7h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$231

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Ballina to Melbourne

24 Aug. - 4 Sep.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

4h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$224

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

24 Aug. - 4 Sep.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 15m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$230

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

24 Aug. - 5 Sep.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

7h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$231

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Ballina to Melbourne

18 Aug. - 22 Aug.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

5h 10m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

1 stop

3h 45m
$310

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 6/8/22

24 Aug. - 4 Sep.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

3h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

1 stop

3h 45m
$311

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

18 Aug. - 21 Aug.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

4h 15m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

1 stop

4h 45m
$315

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

Direct flights to Melbourne from Ballina

Save time with Ballina to Melbourne direct flight deals
24 Aug. - 4 Sep.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 15m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$230

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

27 Aug. - 3 Sep.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 15m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$234

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

26 Aug. - 4 Sep.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 15m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$243

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

Last-minute flights from Ballina to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from Ballina, departing today and this week
18 Aug. - 22 Aug.
BNK

Ballina Byron

AVV

Melbourne Avalon

1 stop

5h 20m
AVV

Melbourne Avalon

BNK

Ballina Byron

1 stop

7h 30m
$289

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 6/8/22

18 Aug. - 21 Aug.
BNK

Ballina Byron

AVV

Melbourne Avalon

1 stop

5h 20m
AVV

Melbourne Avalon

BNK

Ballina Byron

1 stop

26h 20m
$292

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

18 Aug. - 21 Aug.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

8h 15m
MEL

Melbourne

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

2h 00m
$292

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

One-way flights to Melbourne from Ballina

The cheapest one-way flights from Ballina to Melbourne
27 Aug.
BNK

Ballina Byron

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 15m
$103

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/8/22

25 Aug.
BNK

Ballina Byron

AVV

Melbourne Avalon

1 stop

10h 20m
$117

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

18 Aug.
BNK

Ballina Byron

AVV

Melbourne Avalon

1 stop

5h 20m
$123

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 6/8/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

For a flight from Ballina to Melbourne, you will be flying from Ballina Byron. Ballina Byron (BNK) is just 3.1 km from the centre of the city. Ballina Byron is the only Ballina airport and it handles 2 outbound flights to Melbourne per day. 3 airlines have flights to Melbourne from Ballina Byron on a regular basis.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Ballina Byron 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 Ballina to Melbourne for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ballina to Melbourne for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $224, but on average you can expect to pay $252.

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

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Ballina to Melbourne under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Ballina to Melbourne is less than $285.

Are there last-minute flights available from Ballina to Melbourne for under $300?

There are currently 14+ open flights from Ballina to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are direct flights available from Ballina to Melbourne?

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

How popular is this Ballina to Melbourne flight route?

Flights from Ballina Byron to Melbourne have been viewed 416 times in the past calendar month.

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

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

How long is the flight from Ballina to Melbourne?

Departing from Ballina to Melbourne will take you 4h 30m. The distance from Ballina to Melbourne is about 1278 km.

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

According to our current data, Jetstar ($224), offers the cheapest pricing from Ballina to Melbourne. You may be able to fly from Ballina to Melbourne for 17% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Jetstar. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $103. Users have also found prices from $148 and $887 on Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways, respectively.

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

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

What are the most reliable airlines from Ballina to Melbourne?

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 Ballina to Melbourne on time: Qantas Airways (69%), Emirates (69%), Jetstar (69%).

What are the cheapest flights from Ballina to Melbourne?

On average you can expect to pay $261 for a flight from Ballina to Melbourne. The cheapest flight overall is $152 while the most popular route, (Ballina Byron - Melbourne) is currently priced at $224.

Alternative routes for Ballina to Melbourne

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Sydney to Mildurafrom $408 pp

Top 3 airlines flying from Ballina to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Ballina to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Virgin AustraliaCheapest$116Average$255FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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JetstarCheapest$120Average$266FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$246Average$432FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Ballina to Melbourne

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Weekly flight availability from Ballina to Melbourne

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Ballina to Melbourne
Sunday3daily flights
Monday3daily flights
Tuesday0daily flights
Wednesday2daily flights
Thursday0daily flights
Friday3daily flights
Saturday3daily flights