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Cheap flights from Mackay to Melbourne

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

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Mackay (MKY) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best MKY to MEL flight in 2021: compare Mackay to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
MKY - MEL
Price
$408 - $508
MEL
Temperature
22 - 32 °C
MEL
Precipitation
26 - 170 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 9% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop

Average price

$480

Average for round-trip flights in July 2021

Round-trip from

$408

From Mackay 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 Mackay to Melbourne?

Wednesday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Mackay to Melbourne. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Melbourne.

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

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Melbourne. Flights to Melbourne from Mackay in February are about $193 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $106.

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.

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Flight FAQs

From Mackay to Melbourne

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Mackay to Melbourne have been viewed 830 times in the past calendar month.

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.

Does it rain more in Mackay or Melbourne?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Mackay is typically similar to Melbourne. We can gather that this will continue over the next 8 days.

Is Mackay weather warmer or cooler than Melbourne?

With an average temperature of 30 °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 colder than in Mackay.

Alternative routes for Mackay 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 Mackay to Melbourne.
Average temperature for July in Melbourne
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Melbourne
112.0 mm

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Airports servicing Melbourne

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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
$189 $295 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$256 $353 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$210 $409 No cancel fee 74%
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