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Cheap flights from Victoria, Australia to Nelson

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Victoria, Australia (MEL) to Nelson (NSN)

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to NSN flight in 2021: compare Victoria, Australia to Nelson flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Nelson.
MEL - NSN
Price
$427 - $868
NSN
Temperature
12 - 22 °C
NSN
Rainfall
51 - 78 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Average price

$556

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

$427

From Victoria, Australia to Nelson

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 Victoria, Australia to Nelson?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Victoria, Australia to Nelson?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 51 days in advance, which can save you up to 76% on flights from Victoria, Australia to Nelson compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 51 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $824. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,167.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Victoria, Australia to Nelson?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Nelson from Victoria, Australia. Users have commonly found prices around $590 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $472. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Victoria, Australia to Nelson (MEL - NSN)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Victoria, Australia to Nelson in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 38% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Victoria, Australia to Nelson in April, May 2021

The best prices found for MEL to NSN flights in April, May
7 May - 12 May
$576pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
NSN
Nelson
NSN
Nelson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
3 May - 16 May
$736pp
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
NSN
Nelson
NSN
Nelson
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
3 May - 16 May
$766pp
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
NSN
Nelson
NSN
Nelson
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Victoria, Australia to Nelson 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Nelson from Victoria, Australia found for this year
7 May - 12 May
$576pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
NSN
Nelson
NSN
Nelson
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
18 Jun - 26 Jun
$712pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
NSN
Nelson
NSN
Nelson
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
3 May - 16 May
$736pp
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
NSN
Nelson
NSN
Nelson
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

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Flight FAQs

From Victoria, Australia to Nelson

Can I find flights from Victoria, Australia to Nelson for under $645 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Victoria, Australia to Nelson for under $645. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $576, but on average you can expect to pay $900.

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.

Are there direct flights from Victoria, Australia to Nelson for under $516 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Victoria, Australia to Nelson, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

What days are direct flights available from Melbourne to Nelson?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

The Melbourne to Nelson flight path was viewed by 5,532 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Melbourne or Nelson?

Expected rainfall in Melbourne is more than in Nelson. You can expect this to be the case over the next 12 days.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Nelson?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 26 °C range in January. The weather in Nelson is generally colder than Melbourne's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long does is the flight from Victoria, Australia to Nelson?

A quick flight from Victoria, Australia to Nelson can take about 5h 50m. Air New Zealand provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $737. 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 Victoria, Australia to Nelson return?

According to our current data, Qantas Airways ($712), and Air New Zealand ($737) offers the cheapest pricing from Victoria, Australia to Nelson.

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Destination information for Nelson

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Victoria, Australia to Nelson.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.09
Average temperature for April in Nelson
18.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Nelson
62.0 mm

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Top 4 airlines flying from Victoria, Australia to Nelson

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Victoria, Australia to Nelson choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
$187 $355 No cancel fee 74%
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Qantas Airways
$309 $498 No cancel fee 74%
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Air New Zealand
$292 $506 No cancel fee 78%
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Singapore Airlines
$168 $594 No cancel fee 81%
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