Cheap flights from Mackay to Melbourne

MKY — MEL
4 Jul — 11 Jul1
Return
1 adult
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The best prices from Mackay to Melbourne are usually found in January or November, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Mackay to Melbourne

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

MKY - MEL

Price

$282 - $409

MEL

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

MEL

Rainfall

30 - 60 mm

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 15% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop
Round-trip from$407From Mackay to Melbourne
One-way from$253One-way flight from Mackay to Melbourne

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

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 5% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 41% by booking at least 61 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 Mackay to Melbourne within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $557.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Mackay to Melbourne (MKY - MEL)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 12% on flights from Mackay to Melbourne by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Mackay to Melbourne in June, July 2022

The best prices found for MKY to Melbourne flights in June, July
6 Jul. - 13 Jul.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

16h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

11h 50m
$688

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 29/6/22

6 Jul. - 13 Jul.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

16h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

2 stops

24h 50m
$727

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 29/6/22

29 Jun. - 29 Jun.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

9h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

2 stops

24h 15m
$928

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27/6/22

Mackay to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Mackay found for this year
25 Aug. - 28 Aug.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

7h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

6h 20m
$384

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 26/6/22

16 Aug. - 21 Aug.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

15h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

5h 20m
$394

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 28/6/22

6 Aug. - 20 Aug.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

15h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

11h 10m
$401

Jetstar

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Deal found 27/6/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Mackay to Melbourne

6 Aug. - 20 Aug.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

15h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

11h 10m
$401

Jetstar

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Deal found 27/6/22

13 Nov. - 18 Nov.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

10h 10m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

6h 20m
$406

Jetstar

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Deal found 29/6/22

16 Aug. - 21 Aug.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

13h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

2 stops

33h 20m
$531

Jetstar

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Deal found 28/6/22

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Mackay to Melbourne

25 Aug. - 28 Aug.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

7h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

6h 20m
$384

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 26/6/22

25 Aug. - 28 Aug.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

7h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

6h 20m
$433

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 26/6/22

5 Aug. - 7 Aug.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

12h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

14h 20m
$479

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 29/6/22

Last-minute flights from Mackay to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from Mackay, departing today and this week
6 Jul. - 13 Jul.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

16h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

11h 50m
$688

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 29/6/22

6 Jul. - 13 Jul.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

16h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

2 stops

24h 50m
$727

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 29/6/22

6 Jul. - 13 Jul.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

13h 55m
MEL

Melbourne

MKY

Mackay

2 stops

24h 50m
$973

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 29/6/22

One-way flights to Melbourne from Mackay

The cheapest one-way flights from Mackay to Melbourne
15 Jul.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

12h 20m
$253

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 28/6/22

15 Jul.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

33h 15m
$404

Jetstar

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Deal found 28/6/22

15 Jul.
MKY

Mackay

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

23h 35m
$1,792

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 28/6/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

For a flight from Mackay to Melbourne, you will be flying from Mackay. Mackay (MKY) is just 3.3 km from the centre of the city. Mackay is the only Mackay airport and it handles 0 outbound flights to Melbourne per day. 3 airlines have flights to Melbourne from Mackay on a regular basis.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Virgin Australia, Qantas Airways, and Jetstar flying from Mackay to Melbourne have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Mackay to Melbourne for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Mackay to Melbourne for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Virgin Australia for just $384, but on average you can expect to pay $1,121.

Are there last-minute flights available from Mackay to Melbourne for under $700?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Mackay to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than $700.

How popular is this Mackay to Melbourne flight route?

The Mackay to Melbourne flight path was viewed by 830 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Mackay to Melbourne round-trip?

Virgin Australia, at $384, was found to be the cheapest airline from Mackay to Melbourne.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Jetstar and Qantas Airways. Virgin Australia is 23% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Mackay to Melbourne are Virgin Australia ($253), Jetstar ($404), and Air New Zealand ($1,792).

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from Mackay to Melbourne?

While on average a flight from Mackay to Melbourne is generally $299, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $232. When looking at the most popular route, (Mackay - Melbourne), you can expect to pay $384 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Mackay to Melbourne

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Cairns to Mildurafrom $735 pp

Top 3 airlines flying from Mackay to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Mackay 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$288Average$447FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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JetstarCheapest$314Average$375FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$577Average$754FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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