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Cheap flights from Launceston to Melbourne

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Launceston (LST) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best LST to MEL flight in 2021: compare Launceston to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
LST - MEL
Price
$132 - $190
MEL
Temperature
22 - 32 °C
MEL
Precipitation
26 - 170 mm

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

$158

Average for round-trip flights in July 2021

Round-trip from

$132

From Launceston 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 Launceston to Melbourne?

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 16% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Launceston 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 Launceston to Melbourne within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $197.

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

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Melbourne from Launceston. Users have commonly found prices around $193 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $106. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Launceston to Melbourne (LST - MEL)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 31% on flights from Launceston to Melbourne by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Launceston to Melbourne in July, August 2021

The best prices found for LST to MEL flights in July, August
5 Aug - 7 Aug
$136pp
LST
Launceston
Qantas Airways
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MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
Direct
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Launceston
30 Jul - 1 Aug
$152pp
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Launceston
Virgin Australia
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
LST
Launceston
4 Aug - 6 Aug
$170pp
LST
Launceston
Virgin Australia
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
LST
Launceston

Launceston to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Launceston found for this year
5 Aug - 7 Aug
$136pp
LST
Launceston
Qantas Airways
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MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
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Launceston
30 Jul - 1 Aug
$152pp
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Launceston
Virgin Australia
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MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
LST
Launceston
4 Aug - 6 Aug
$170pp
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Launceston
Virgin Australia
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
LST
Launceston

Direct flights to Melbourne from Launceston

Save time with Launceston to Melbourne direct flight deals
5 Aug - 7 Aug
$136pp
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Launceston
Qantas Airways
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MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
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LST
Launceston
4 Aug - 6 Aug
$170pp
LST
Launceston
Virgin Australia
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
LST
Launceston
4 Aug - 7 Aug
$208pp
LST
Launceston
Qantas Airways
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MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
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Launceston

Last-minute flights from Launceston to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from Launceston, departing today and this week
5 Aug - 7 Aug
$136pp
LST
Launceston
Qantas Airways
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MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
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LST
Launceston
4 Aug - 6 Aug
$170pp
LST
Launceston
Virgin Australia
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
LST
Launceston
4 Aug - 7 Aug
$208pp
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Launceston
Qantas Airways
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MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
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Launceston

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Flight FAQs

From Launceston to Melbourne

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

Melbourne is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Melbourne from Launceston. Booking flights from Launceston (LST) to Melbourne (MEL) should be relatively easy as there are 7 daily flights to Melbourne from 3 different airlines. 1h 05m is how long a flight from Launceston to Melbourne will take if you book a nonstop flight.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Launceston 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 Launceston to Melbourne for under $136 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Launceston to Melbourne for under $136. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qantas Airways for just $136, but on average you can expect to pay $546.

Are there direct flights from Launceston to Melbourne for under $136 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 5 direct flights from Launceston to Melbourne under $136. A good price for a direct flight from Launceston to Melbourne is less than $227.

Are there last-minute flights available from Launceston to Melbourne for under $136?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Launceston to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than $136.

What days are direct flights available from Launceston to Melbourne?

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

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 8,423 users have taken a look at flights from Launceston to Melbourne.

Does it rain more in Launceston or Melbourne?

The rainfall in Launceston is generally less than the rainfall in Melbourne. This will continue over the next 16 days.

Is Launceston weather warmer or cooler than Melbourne?

With an average temperature of 26 °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 hotter than in Launceston.

How long does is the flight from Launceston to Melbourne?

There are many flights that can get you from Launceston to Melbourne in 1h. Fly via Virgin Australia or Qantas Airways to get the fastest option. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

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

Currently priced at $136, Qantas Airways will fly you from Launceston to Melbourne and back. In addition to Qantas Airways, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Virgin Australia for as low as $170. Users have found that Qantas Airways is 14% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

Alternative routes for Launceston 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 Launceston to Melbourne.
Flight duration
1h 04m
Average temperature for July in Melbourne
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Melbourne
112.0 mm

Airports servicing Launceston

Airports servicing Melbourne

Top 3 airlines flying from Launceston to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Launceston 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
$77 $125 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$99 $150 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$95 $180 No cancel fee 74%
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Hourly flight availability from Launceston to Melbourne

See what time of day planes typically take off from Launceston towards Melbourne.
Morning 6 AM to midday 55% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 24% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 21% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Launceston to Melbourne
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Launceston to Melbourne.
Sunday
6 daily flights
Monday
9 daily flights
Tuesday
8 daily flights
Wednesday
8 daily flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
9 daily flights
Saturday
6 daily flights
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