Cheap flights from Sydney to Melbourne
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The best prices from Sydney to Melbourne are usually found in May or June, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday
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Sydney (SYD) to Melbourne (MEL)
SYD - MEL
$165 - $231
22 - 32 °C
26 - 170 mm
|Popular in||April||High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||May||Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop|
|Round-trip from||₪165||From Sydney to Melbourne|
|One-way from||₪98||One-way flight from Sydney to Melbourne|
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Sydney to Melbourne?
Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 51% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Sydney to Melbourne?
To save up to 14% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 35 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Sydney to Melbourne from $269 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $308 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Sydney to Melbourne?
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne lean towards being more expensive in April. Prices are generally better when you fly from Sydney to Melbourne in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $122.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Melbourne (SYD - MEL)?
Unlike at midday, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 18% on flights from Sydney to Melbourne by exploring options for tickets in the evening.
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Hourly flight availability from Sydney to Melbourne
|Morning 6 AM to midday||86% of flight departures|
|Afternoon Midday to 6 PM||8% of flight departures|
|Evening 6 PM to midnight||5% of flight departures|
|Early morning Midnight to 6 AM||1% of flight departures|