Cheap flights from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand

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How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand?

To save on the cost of your flight from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 109% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $964 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,260.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand?

August can be a great time to fly to New Zealand from Melbourne Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $624. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $312. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of April.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand (MEL - NZ)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to New Zealand in August, September 2022

The best prices found for MEL to New Zealand flights in August, September
14 Aug. - 17 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 15m
CHC

Christchurch

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 45m
$399

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

26 Aug. - 3 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
$441

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

28 Aug. - 3 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
$446

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Melbourne to New Zealand 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Zealand from Melbourne found for this year
25 Nov. - 4 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$385

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

19 Nov. - 26 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
$385

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

9 Nov. - 19 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$392

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Melbourne to New Zealand

19 Nov. - 26 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
$385

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

9 Nov. - 19 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$392

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

26 Nov. - 4 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$397

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Melbourne to New Zealand

24 Nov. - 26 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

6h 35m
WLG

Wellington

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

7h 40m
$635

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

17 Jan. - 3 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

6h 35m
WLG

Wellington

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

11h 10m
$691

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

17 Jan. - 3 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

6h 35m
WLG

Wellington

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 10m
$699

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Direct flights to New Zealand from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to New Zealand direct flight deals
25 Nov. - 4 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$385

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

19 Nov. - 26 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
$385

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

9 Nov. - 19 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$392

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to New Zealand

Late deals on return flights to New Zealand from Melbourne, departing today and this week
19 Aug. - 26 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 15m
CHC

Christchurch

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 45m
$459

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

19 Aug. - 24 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 15m
CHC

Christchurch

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 45m
$471

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

17 Aug. - 21 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 15m
CHC

Christchurch

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 45m
$481

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

One-way flights to New Zealand from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to New Zealand
11 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$215

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

27 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
$222

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

27 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
$229

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to New Zealand flights.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air New Zealand, Jetstar, and Qantas Airways flying from Melbourne to New Zealand have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $385, but on average you can expect to pay $422.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand under $400. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand is less than $422.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand for under $500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand within the next 7 days for less than $500.

What days are direct flights available from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Tuesday.

How popular is this Melbourne Airport to New Zealand flight route?

The Melbourne to New Zealand flight path was viewed by 31,388 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 Melbourne Airport to New Zealand on average per day?

Per day, 1 flight departs from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand?

Jetstar can get you from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand in just under 3h 05m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. The distance between Melbourne Airport and New Zealand is about 2651 km. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the most popular routes from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand?

The most popular flight routes from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand are Melbourne - Auckland Intl, Melbourne - Christchurch and Melbourne - Queenstown Intl.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand?

Before booking your flight from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Emirates, Fiji Airways or Jetstar.

What are the most reliable airlines from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand?

Before booking your flight to New Zealand from Melbourne Airport, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Singapore Airlines (62%), Air Canada (57%), Etihad Airways( 37%).

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $282. While the most popular route (Melbourne - Auckland Intl) can be booked for $404 on average our data indicates $1,012 when flying from Melbourne Airport to New Zealand.

Destination points for flights from Melbourne to New Zealand

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Top 7 airlines flying from Melbourne to New Zealand

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to New Zealand choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Singapore AirlinesCheapest$198Average$646FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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JetstarCheapest$251Average$469FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$321Average$545FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapest$439Average$664FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$470Average$741FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$484Average$825FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Fiji AirwaysCheapest$730Average$1,150FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to New Zealand

See what time of day planes typically take off from Melbourne to New Zealand
11%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
48%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
35%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
6%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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