Cheap flights from Launceston to Melbourne

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The best prices from Launceston to Melbourne are usually found in June or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Launceston to Melbourne

All the information you need to plan the best LST to ME1 flight in 2021: compare Launceston to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.

LST - ME1

Price

$97 - $140

ME1

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

ME1

Precipitation

30 - 60 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

$187

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$130

From Launceston to Melbourne

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

To save up to 20% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Launceston to Melbourne from $178 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $204 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in October. For low rates, June can be a great choice for travel to Melbourne. Flights to Melbourne from Launceston in June are about $156 on average during June, but can be found for as low as $106.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Launceston to Melbourne (LST - ME1)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Launceston to Melbourne in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 31% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Launceston to Melbourne in October, November 2021

The best prices found for LST to Melbourne flights in October, November
24 Nov. - 30 Nov.
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
$98

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 24/10/21

11 Nov. - 25 Nov.
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
$110

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 22/10/21

25 Nov. - 2 Dec.
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
$112

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 24/10/21

Launceston to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Launceston found for this year
22 Dec. - 12 Jan.
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
$87

Jetstar

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Deal found 25/10/21

24 Nov. - 30 Nov.
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
$98

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 24/10/21

11 Nov. - 25 Nov.
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
$110

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 22/10/21

Direct flights to Melbourne from Launceston

Save time with Launceston to Melbourne direct flight deals
22 Dec. - 12 Jan.
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
$87

Jetstar

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Deal found 25/10/21

24 Nov. - 30 Nov.
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
$98

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 24/10/21

25 Nov. - 2 Dec.
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

LST

Launceston

Nonstop

1h 05m
$112

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 24/10/21

One-way flights to Melbourne from Launceston

The cheapest one-way flights from Launceston to Melbourne
7 Nov.
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$40

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 25/10/21

30 Dec.
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$76

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 23/10/21

30 Oct.
LST

Launceston

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

1h 05m
$131

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 25/10/21

Related info for your journey

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

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

Located just 13.2 km from the city centre, Launceston is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Melbourne from Launceston. Booking flights from Launceston (LST) to Melbourne should be relatively easy as there are 2 daily outbound flights to Melbourne from 3 different airlines.

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 $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Launceston to Melbourne for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $87, but on average you can expect to pay $209.

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

Cheapflights has 9 direct flights from Launceston to Melbourne under $100. A good price for a direct flight from Launceston to Melbourne is less than $147.

What days are direct flights available from Launceston to Melbourne?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Tuesday, Saturday.

How popular is this Launceston to Melbourne flight route?

The Launceston to Melbourne flight path was viewed by 3,993 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

5 flight departures from Launceston to Melbourne per day on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Launceston to Melbourne?

For as low as $87, Jetstar can have you in Melbourne from Launceston in 1h 05m. The distance from Launceston to Melbourne is about 478 km. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

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

Currently priced at $87, Jetstar will fly you from Launceston to Melbourne and back. In addition to Jetstar, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Virgin Australia for as low as $98. Jetstar is currently priced 44% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $40 on Virgin Australia. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Jetstar from $76 and Qantas Airways from $131 one-way.

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

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

What are the most reliable airlines from Launceston 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 Launceston to Melbourne on time: Etihad Airways (99%), Virgin Australia (97%), Singapore Airlines (97%).

What are the cheapest flights from Launceston to Melbourne?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $58. While the most popular route (Launceston - Melbourne) can be booked for $96 on average our data indicates $142 when flying from Launceston to Melbourne

Other flights from Launceston

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.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$103
Average$167
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$128
Average$241
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$133
Average$201
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Launceston to Melbourne

See what time of day planes typically take off from Launceston to Melbourne
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
55%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
44%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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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
Sunday3daily flights
Monday5daily flights
Tuesday2daily flights
Wednesday1daily flight
Thursday2daily flights
Friday3daily flights
Saturday2daily flights