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Cheap flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

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The best prices from 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
Sunshine Coast (MCY) to Melbourne (MEL)

MCY - MEL
Price
$217 - $320
MEL
Temperature
22 - 32 °C
MEL
Rainfall
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

$217

From Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

One-way from

$163

One-way flight from 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 Sunshine Coast to Melbourne?

Monday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast to Melbourne within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $183.

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

February can be a great time to fly to Melbourne from Sunshine Coast with a flight ticket averaging about $179. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $98. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

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

It’s optimal to fly from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 9% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne in February, March 2021

27 Feb - 6 Mar
$233pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
1 Mar - 30 Apr
$236pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
4 Mar - 9 Mar
$240pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coast to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

27 Feb - 6 Mar
$233pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
1 Mar - 30 Apr
$236pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
4 Mar - 9 Mar
$240pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Direct flights to Melbourne from Sunshine Coast

4 Mar - 9 Mar
$236pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
4 Mar - 9 Mar
$240pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
25 Mar - 30 Mar
$242pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Last-minute flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

4 Mar - 9 Mar
$236pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
4 Mar - 9 Mar
$240pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
4 Mar - 8 Mar
$259pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

One-way flights to Melbourne from Sunshine Coast

06:45 - 11:35
Virgin Australia
1 stop
3h 50m
MCY - MEL
Virgin Australia
$163
Virgin Australia
07:25 - 06:05
Jetstar
2 stops
21h 40m
MCY - MEL
Jetstar
$425
Travelgenio
06:00 - 07:40
Qantas Airways
3 stops
24h 40m
MCY - MEL
Qantas Airways
$973
KAYAK

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Flight FAQs

From Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

Can I find flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne for under $252 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne for under $252. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $236, but on average you can expect to pay $410.

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.

Are there direct flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne for under $252 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 4 direct flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne under $252. A good price for a direct flight from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne is less than $243.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne for under $252?

There are currently 16+ open flights from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than $252.

What days are direct flights available from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: 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 Sunshine Coast to Melbourne on average per day?

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

Does it rain more in Sunshine Coast or Melbourne?

Sunshine Coast will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to Melbourne over the next 14 days.

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

For as low as $236, Jetstar can have you in Melbourne from Sunshine Coast in 2h 25m. Sunshine Coast and Melbourne are separated by a distance of 1461 km. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

Jetstar, at $236, was found to be the cheapest airline from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways. Jetstar is currently priced 11% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Jetstar. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $115. Users have also found prices from $163 and $436 on Jetstar and Virgin Australia, respectively.

Destination information for Melbourne

Flight duration
2h 19m
Average temperature for February in Melbourne
24.0 °C
Avg rainfall for February in Melbourne
42.0 mm

Airports servicing Maroochydore

Airports servicing Melbourne

Top 3 airlines flying from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

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 Sunshine Coast to Melbourne

Morning 6 AM to midday 70% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 20% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 10% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Sunshine Coast to Melbourne
Sunday
7 daily flights
Monday
8 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
7 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
8 daily flights
Saturday
8 daily flights
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