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Cheap flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Gold Coast (OOL) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best OOL to MEL flight in 2021: compare Gold Coast to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
OOL - MEL
Price
$155 - $238
MEL
Temperature
22 - 32 °C
MEL
Rainfall
26 - 170 mm

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$155

From Gold Coast to Melbourne

One-way from

$101

One-way flight from Gold Coast 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 Gold Coast to Melbourne?

Departing on a Thursday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 14% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 33 days in advance, which can save you up to 20% on flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 33 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $185. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $215.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Gold Coast to Melbourne?

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Melbourne from Gold Coast. Users have commonly found prices around $180 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $99. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Gold Coast to Melbourne (OOL - MEL)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Gold Coast to Melbourne in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 12% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne in May, June 2021

The best prices found for OOL to MEL flights in May, June
11 Jun - 13 Jun
$109pp
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Rex
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Rex
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
19 May - 21 Jun
$111pp
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Rex
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Rex
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
19 May - 21 May
$113pp
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Virgin Australia
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast

Gold Coast to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Gold Coast found for this year
23 Jul - 26 Jul
$92pp
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Rex
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Rex
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
21 Jul - 24 Jul
$94pp
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Rex
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Rex
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
29 Jul - 4 Aug
$98pp
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Rex
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Rex
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast

Direct flights to Melbourne from Gold Coast

Save time with Gold Coast to Melbourne direct flight deals
23 Jul - 26 Jul
$92pp
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Rex
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Rex
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
21 Jul - 24 Jul
$94pp
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Rex
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Rex
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
29 Jul - 4 Aug
$98pp
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Rex
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Rex
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast

Last-minute flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from Gold Coast, departing today and this week
19 May - 21 Jun
$111pp
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Rex
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Rex
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
19 May - 21 May
$113pp
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Virgin Australia
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
21 May - 28 May
$123pp
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Virgin Australia
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast

One-way flights to Melbourne from Gold Coast

The cheapest one-way flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne
11:00 - 15:05
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
4h 05m
OOL - MEL
Multiple Airlines
$101
Kiwi.com
12:20 - 06:35
Virgin Australia
1 stop
18h 15m
OOL - MEL
Virgin Australia
$111
Kiwi.com
13:00 - 15:15
Rex
Direct
2h 15m
OOL - MEL
Rex
$112
mytrip.com

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Gold Coast to Melbourne

What airports do I use to fly from Coolangatta to Melbourne?

Booking a flight from Coolangatta Gold Coast (OOL) to Melbourne (MEL) is your only option if you wish to fly from Coolangatta to Melbourne. On a typical day, there are 35 flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne, all of which are around 2h 10m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 4 airlines when you book a flight from Gold Coast to Melbourne.

Which airlines flying from Coolangatta Gold Coast to Melbourne have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Coolangatta Gold Coast to Melbourne that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Tigerair Australia, Jetstar, and Virgin Australia. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne for under $127 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne for under $127. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Rex for just $92, but on average you can expect to pay $123.

Are there direct flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne for under $127 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne under $127. A good price for a direct flight from Gold Coast to Melbourne is less than $125.

Are there last-minute flights available from Gold Coast to Melbourne for under $127?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than $127.

What days are direct flights available from Gold Coast to Melbourne?

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

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 31,309 users have taken a look at flights from Coolangatta Gold Coast to Melbourne.

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

4 flight departures from Coolangatta Gold Coast to Melbourne per day on average.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 50% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Gold Coast or Melbourne?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Gold Coast is typically greater than that of Melbourne. We can gather that this will continue over the next 11 days.

Is Gold Coast weather warmer or cooler than Melbourne?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 29 °C on average in the month of January. The temperature in Melbourne is typically colder than in Gold Coast. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Gold Coast to Melbourne?

Airlines like Rex, Jetstar, and Virgin Australia fly from Gold Coast to Melbourne in about 2h 15m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. The distance between Gold Coast and Melbourne is about 1336 km. All flights are typically direct.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Gold Coast to Melbourne return?

According to our current data, Rex ($92), Virgin Australia ($114), and Jetstar ($115) offers the cheapest pricing from Gold Coast to Melbourne. Users have found that Rex is 52% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Rex. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $44. Users have also found prices from $58 and $65 on Rex and Virgin Australia, respectively.

Alternative routes for Gold Coast 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 Gold Coast to Melbourne.
Flight duration
2h 12m
Average temperature for May in Melbourne
30.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Melbourne
52.0 mm

Airports servicing Coolangatta

Airports servicing Melbourne

Top 4 airlines flying from Gold Coast to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Gold Coast 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
Tigerair Australia
$102 $143 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
$104 $170 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$146 $208 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$133 $263 No cancel fee 74%
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Hourly flight availability from Gold Coast to Melbourne

See what time of day planes typically take off from Gold Coast towards Melbourne.
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 46% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 35% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 11% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 8% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Gold Coast to Melbourne
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Gold Coast to Melbourne.
Sunday
38 daily flights
Monday
36 daily flights
Tuesday
31 daily flights
Wednesday
31 daily flights
Thursday
35 daily flights
Friday
40 daily flights
Saturday
35 daily flights
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