Cheap flights from Melbourne to Nelson

MEL — NSN
21 Aug — 28 Aug1
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How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Nelson (NSN)

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

MEL - NSN

Price

$501 - $818

NSN

Temperature

7 - 17 °C

NSN

Rainfall

70 - 80 mm

Popular inMarchHigh demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop
Round-trip from$710From Melbourne to Nelson
One-way from$509One-way flight from Melbourne to Nelson

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

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 45% on the overall cost on flights from Melbourne to Nelson.

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

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Nelson from Melbourne. Users have commonly found prices around $907 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $652. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in March.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Nelson (MEL - NSN)?

It’s optimal to fly from Melbourne to Nelson in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 38% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Nelson in August, September 2022

The best prices found for Melbourne to NSN flights in August, September
15 Sep. - 25 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

11h 30m
NSN

Nelson

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

19h 25m
$859

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 15/8/22

15 Sep. - 25 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

11h 30m
NSN

Nelson

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

13h 05m
$949

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 15/8/22

15 Sep. - 25 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

NSN

Nelson

2 stops

14h 15m
NSN

Nelson

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

10h 40m
$1,174

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 15/8/22

Melbourne to Nelson 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Nelson from Melbourne found for this year
15 Sep. - 25 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

11h 30m
NSN

Nelson

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

19h 25m
$859

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 15/8/22

26 Dec. - 6 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

11h 15m
NSN

Nelson

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

6h 10m
$933

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 14/8/22

15 Sep. - 25 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

11h 30m
NSN

Nelson

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

13h 05m
$949

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 15/8/22

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Melbourne to Nelson

15 Sep. - 25 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

11h 30m
NSN

Nelson

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

19h 25m
$859

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 15/8/22

26 Dec. - 6 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

11h 15m
NSN

Nelson

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

6h 10m
$933

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 14/8/22

15 Sep. - 25 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

11h 30m
NSN

Nelson

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

13h 05m
$949

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 15/8/22

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Melbourne to Nelson

15 Sep. - 25 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

NSN

Nelson

2 stops

14h 15m
NSN

Nelson

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

10h 40m
$1,174

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 15/8/22

26 Dec. - 6 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

NSN

Nelson

2 stops

10h 20m
NSN

Nelson

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

9h 55m
$1,761

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 14/8/22

One-way flights to Nelson from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Nelson
29 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

16h 50m
$509

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 13/8/22

22 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

7h 25m
$577

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 16/8/22

29 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

NSN

Nelson

2 stops

10h 20m
$617

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 13/8/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly into for flights to Nelson from Melbourne?

Nelson (NSN), located 5.9 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Melbourne to Nelson. 4 airlines have flights to Nelson from Melbourne on a regular basis. Booking flights from Melbourne to Nelson should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Melbourne per day.

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

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

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Nelson for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Nelson for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $859, but on average you can expect to pay $1,238.

How popular is this Melbourne to Nelson flight route?

This flight path from Melbourne to Nelson was viewed by 259 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne to Nelson round-trip?

Air New Zealand, at $859, was found to be the cheapest airline from Melbourne to Nelson. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Qantas Airways. Air New Zealand is 5% 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 Melbourne to Nelson?

Jetstar, Air New Zealand and Qantas Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Melbourne to Nelson.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Nelson?

On average you can expect to pay $1,419 for a flight from Melbourne to Nelson. The cheapest flight overall is $776 while the most popular route, (Melbourne - Nelson) is currently priced at $859.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Nelson

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Mildura to Aucklandfrom $2,501 pp

Top 4 airlines flying from Melbourne to Nelson

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Nelson choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Singapore AirlinesCheapest$238Average$842FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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JetstarCheapest$266Average$503FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$723Average$847FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$838Average$949FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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