Cheap flights from Perth to Melbourne

PER — MEL
21 May — 28 May1
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The best prices from Perth to Melbourne are usually found in May or November, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Perth to Melbourne

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

PER - MEL

Price

$270 - $405

MEL

Temperature

8 - 20 °C

MEL

Rainfall

30 - 60 mm

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Round-trip from$389From Perth to Melbourne
One-way from$110One-way flight from Perth to Melbourne

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

Sunday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 13%.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Perth to Melbourne, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 17% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $500 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $553.

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

Flights from Perth to Melbourne lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Perth to Melbourne in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $292.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Perth to Melbourne (PER - MEL)?

When flying from Perth to Melbourne, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 24% versus a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Perth to Melbourne in May, June 2022

The best prices found for PER to Melbourne flights in May, June
4 Jun. - 8 Jun.
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Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
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Melbourne

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Nonstop

4h 05m
$324

Jetstar

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Deal found 13/5/22

19 Jun. - 23 Jul.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$328

Jetstar

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Deal found 13/5/22

30 May - 3 Jun.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$331

Jetstar

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Deal found 13/5/22

Perth to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Perth found for this year
12 Nov. - 15 Nov.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
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Melbourne

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Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$218

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

30 Jul. - 7 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

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Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$226

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

24 Aug. - 31 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

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Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$228

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Perth to Melbourne

12 Nov. - 15 Nov.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

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Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$218

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

30 Jul. - 7 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

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Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$226

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

24 Aug. - 31 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$228

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

Direct flights to Melbourne from Perth

Save time with Perth to Melbourne direct flight deals
12 Nov. - 15 Nov.
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Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$218

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

30 Jul. - 7 Aug.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$226

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

24 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$228

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

Last-minute flights from Perth to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from Perth, departing today and this week
21 May - 25 May
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Perth

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Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
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Melbourne

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Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$350

Jetstar

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Deal found 13/5/22

21 May - 25 May
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Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

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Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$352

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Deal found 14/5/22

24 May - 1 Jun.
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Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$365

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

One-way flights to Melbourne from Perth

The cheapest one-way flights from Perth to Melbourne
21 Jul.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
$110

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

17 Aug.
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Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
$120

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

18 Jul.
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$121

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Deal found 16/5/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airports serve Perth to Melbourne flights?

You can find frequent flights from Perth to Melbourne. You’ll travel out of Perth Airport and finish your trip by landing at Melbourne Airport in Tullamarine. There are plenty of airlines that fly between these two cities, including Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia, and Jetstar. You should be able to find departure times that fit your needs with ease.Melbourne Airport in Tullamarine is the second busiest airport in the country. There are four airports that serve the metro area of Melbourne, this being the busiest while Avalon is the second busiest. There are four terminals, including two that serve only domestic flights.

Which airlines fly directly from Perth to Melbourne?

Jetstar has a non-stop flight that goes between Perth and Melbourne. The flight time is 3h 35mins. Virgin Australia also has some that fly directly between the two cities. Virgin Australia has several, so you can find a time that works well with your schedule too. Qantas Airways is another that has various flights that are non-stop between Perth and Melbourne.

What are the stopover options between Perth to Melbourne?

If you fly with Virgin Australia or Qantas, the most common stopover is Adelaide. Stops range from just a few hours to nine hours or more. Qantas also stops in Sydney when flying from Perth to Melbourne. Emirates has flights from Perth to Melbourne as well, but there are many with two stops in between. The stops are Sydney and then Auckland before making it to Melbourne as a final destination.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Perth to Melbourne?

You don’t have to have a passport to fly from Perth to Melbourne. These two are within the same country so it’s a domestic flight which does not require a passport or a visa.

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

Located just 10.2 km from the city centre, Perth is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Melbourne from Perth. Booking flights from Perth (PER) to Melbourne should be relatively easy as there are 32 daily outbound flights to Melbourne from 5 different airlines.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Perth to Melbourne have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Tigerair Australia, Jetstar, and Virgin Australia are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Tigerair Australia with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Perth to Melbourne for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Perth to Melbourne for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $218, but on average you can expect to pay $285.

Are there direct flights from Perth to Melbourne for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Perth to Melbourne under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Perth to Melbourne is less than $288.

Are there last-minute flights available from Perth to Melbourne for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Perth to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are direct flights available from Perth to Melbourne?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday.

How popular is this Perth to Melbourne flight route?

This flight path from Perth to Melbourne was viewed by 27,824 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 Perth to Melbourne on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 7 flights from Perth to Melbourne a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 14% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Midday) - 14% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 43% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 29% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Perth to Melbourne?

There are many flights that can get you from Perth to Melbourne in 3h 30m. Fly via Jetstar to get the fastest option. Perth and Melbourne are separated by a distance of 2715 km. Most flights are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Perth to Melbourne round-trip?

According to our current data, Jetstar ($218), offers the cheapest pricing from Perth to Melbourne. Jetstar is 51% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Perth to Melbourne are Jetstar, Malindo Air and Qantas Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Perth to Melbourne?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Perth to Melbourne are Delta (63%), Air New Zealand (62%) and Emirates (62%).

What are the cheapest flights from Perth to Melbourne?

The cheapest flight price from Perth to Melbourne is $164. On average you can expect to pay $1,039. The most popular route, (Perth - Melbourne), can usually be booked for $218.

Alternative routes for Perth to Melbourne

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Perth to Mildurafrom $1,616 pp

Top 5 airlines flying from Perth to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Perth to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
JetstarCheapest$212Average$453FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Tigerair AustraliaCheapest$251Average$397FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$292Average$507FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$417Average$744FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Malindo AirCheapest$438Average$515FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Perth to Melbourne

See what time of day planes typically take off from Perth to Melbourne
21%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
46%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
33%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Perth to Melbourne

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Perth to Melbourne
Sunday34daily flights
Monday32daily flights
Tuesday31daily flights
Wednesday33daily flights
Thursday36daily flights
Friday41daily flights
Saturday23daily flights