Cheap flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 58 days in advance to save up to 42% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 58 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $337, or $394 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Melbourne. Flights to Melbourne from Sunshine Coast in May are about $284 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $153.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne (KII - ME1)?

When flying from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne in October, November 2021

The best prices found for Sunshine Coast to Melbourne flights in October, November
12 Nov. - 17 Nov.
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Nonstop

2h 20m
$158

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 24/10/21

12 Nov. - 17 Nov.
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

5h 00m
MEL

Melbourne

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Nonstop

2h 20m
$244

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 24/10/21

12 Nov. - 17 Nov.
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

5h 00m
MEL

Melbourne

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

1 stop

23h 05m
$345

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 24/10/21

Sunshine Coast to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Sunshine Coast found for this year
12 Nov. - 17 Nov.
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Nonstop

2h 20m
$158

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 24/10/21

26 Dec. - 29 Dec.
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Nonstop

2h 20m
$242

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 24/10/21

12 Nov. - 17 Nov.
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

5h 00m
MEL

Melbourne

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Nonstop

2h 20m
$244

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 24/10/21

Direct flights to Melbourne from Sunshine Coast

Save time with Sunshine Coast to Melbourne direct flight deals
12 Nov. - 17 Nov.
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Nonstop

2h 20m
$158

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 24/10/21

11 Feb. - 13 Feb.
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Nonstop

2h 10m
$191

Jetstar

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Deal found 23/10/21

26 Dec. - 29 Dec.
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Nonstop

2h 20m
$242

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 24/10/21

One-way flights to Melbourne from Sunshine Coast

The cheapest one-way flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne
30 Oct.
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 30m
$87

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 23/10/21

27 Jan.
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 25m
$95

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 24/10/21

27 Jan.
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

AVV

Melbourne Avalon

1 stop

5h 30m
$115

Jetstar

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Deal found 24/10/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sunshine Coast to Melbourne flights.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from 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 Sunshine Coast to Melbourne for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Virgin Australia for just $158, but on average you can expect to pay $274.

Are there direct flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 4 direct flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne is less than $218.

How popular is this Sunshine Coast to Melbourne flight route?

The Sunshine Coast to Melbourne flight path was viewed by 2,428 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne are Jetstar, Qantas Airways and Tigerair Australia. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne consider choosing Singapore Airlines(97%), Etihad Airways(94%) or Virgin Australia(93%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne? While on average our users pay $249, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $104. The most popular route (Maroochydore Sunshine Coast - Melbourne), is priced around $158.

Alternative routes for Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 3 airlines flying from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$145
Average$316
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$165
Average$341
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$213
Average$317
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

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