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Cheap flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

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The best prices from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne are usually found in May or July, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast (MCY) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best MCY to MEL flight in 2021: compare Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
MCY - MEL
Price
$234 - $345
MEL
Temperature
22 - 32 °C
MEL
Precipitation
26 - 170 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$234

From Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

One-way from

$138

One-way flight from Maroochydore/Sunshine 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 Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne?

Users have found that flying from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne on a Sunday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Maroochydore/Sunshine 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 Maroochydore/Sunshine 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 $197. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $229.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne?

Flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $106.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne (MCY - MEL)?

Unlike at midday, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 6% on flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne in July, August 2021

The best prices found for MCY to MEL flights in July, August
21 Aug - 25 Aug
$209pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
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MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
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MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
21 Aug - 25 Aug
$220pp
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Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
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MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
 
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MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
28 Jul - 1 Aug
$225pp
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Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
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MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
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Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast found for this year
9 Oct - 13 Oct
$198pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Virgin Australia
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MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
21 Aug - 25 Aug
$209pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
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MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
21 Aug - 25 Aug
$220pp
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Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
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Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
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Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Direct flights to Melbourne from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast

Save time with Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne direct flight deals
9 Oct - 13 Oct
$198pp
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Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Virgin Australia
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MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Virgin Australia
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MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
21 Aug - 25 Aug
$209pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
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MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
21 Aug - 25 Aug
$266pp
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Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
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MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
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Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

One-way flights to Melbourne from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast

The cheapest one-way flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne
08:40 - 11:10
Virgin Australia
Direct
2h 30m
MCY - MEL
Virgin Australia
$139
Gotogate
07:05 - 14:45
Qantas Airways
2 stops
6h 40m
MCY - MEL
Qantas Airways
$907
Jettzy
07:10 - 13:45
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
30h 35m
MCY - MEL
Multiple Airlines
$1,171
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

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

If you wish to fly to Melbourne from Maroochydore, then you need to book flights from Maroochydore Sunshine Coast to Melbourne. There are 6 flights from Sunshine Coast (MCY) to Melbourne (MEL) per day to choose from. Flights to Melbourne from Sunshine Coast are available from 4 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 2h 30m is how long a nonstop flight from Maroochydore to Melbourne typically takes.

Which airlines flying from Maroochydore Sunshine Coast to Melbourne have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Maroochydore Sunshine Coast 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 Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne for under $272 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne for under $272. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Virgin Australia for just $198, but on average you can expect to pay $501.

Are there direct flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne for under $272 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne under $272. A good price for a direct flight from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne is less than $224.

What days are direct flights available from to Melbourne?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Maroochydore Sunshine Coast to Melbourne was viewed by 31,309 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 Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne on average per day?

Per day, 1 flight departs from Maroochydore Sunshine Coast to Melbourne on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long does is the flight from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne?

Airlines like Virgin Australia, Jetstar, and Qantas Airways fly from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne in about 2h 30m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 10m. The distance from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne is about 1461 km. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne return?

Currently priced at $198, Virgin Australia will fly you from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne and back. In addition to Virgin Australia, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Jetstar and Qantas Airways - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $209 and $1,089, respectively. Virgin Australia is 31% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Jetstar, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $111. Virgin Australia flights start at $138 while deals on Qantas Airways start at $187 one-way.

Alternative routes for Maroochydore/Sunshine 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 Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne.
Flight duration
2h 21m
Average temperature for July in Melbourne
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Melbourne
112.0 mm

Airports servicing Maroochydore

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast (MCY)

Airports servicing Melbourne

Top 3 airlines flying from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Maroochydore/Sunshine 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
Jetstar
$123 $218 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$161 $231 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$108 $236 No cancel fee 74%
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Hourly flight availability from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

See what time of day planes typically take off from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast towards Melbourne.
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 61% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 38% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Melbourne.
Sunday
8 daily flights
Monday
8 daily flights
Tuesday
7 daily flights
Wednesday
6 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
7 daily flights
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