Cheap flights from Melbourne to New Zealand

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to New Zealand

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 57 days in advance, which can save you up to 46% on flights from Melbourne to New Zealand compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 57 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 $694. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $841.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to New Zealand from Melbourne. Users have commonly found prices around $432 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $301. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to New Zealand in August, September 2020

The best prices found for MEL to New Zealand flights in August, September
30 Aug - 4 Sep
$391pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
30 Aug - 4 Sep
$427pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
30 Aug - 4 Sep
$464pp
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to New Zealand 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Zealand from Melbourne found for this year
4 Sep - 6 Sep
$198pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
5 Oct - 12 Oct
$208pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
4 Sep - 12 Sep
$226pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

Direct flights to New Zealand from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to New Zealand direct flight deals
4 Sep - 9 Sep
$198pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
5 Oct - 12 Oct
$208pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
4 Sep - 12 Sep
$226pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to New Zealand from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to New Zealand
02:20 - 13:40
Jetstar
1 stop
9h 20m
MEL - AKL
Jetstar
$274
CheapFaresNow
05:30 - 11:05
Virgin Australia
Direct
3h 35m
MEL - AKL
Virgin Australia
$296
Orbitz
13:45 - 19:20
Qantas Airways
Direct
3h 35m
MEL - AKL
Qantas Airways
$319
Orbitz

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to New Zealand

Can I find flights from Melbourne to New Zealand for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to New Zealand for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $198, but on average you can expect to pay $256.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to New Zealand for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne to New Zealand under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to New Zealand is less than $273.

How popular is this 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.

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

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

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

When deciding which route to take from Melbourne to New Zealand, consider Melbourne - Christchurch, Melbourne - Auckland Intl or Melbourne - Queenstown Intl, as they are the most popular.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to New Zealand?

On average you can expect to pay $362 for a flight from Melbourne to New Zealand. The cheapest flight overall is $190 while the most popular route, (Melbourne - Christchurch) is currently priced at $414.

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

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Melbourne to New Zealand are Air New Zealand (78%), Etihad Airways (67%) and Virgin Atlantic (67%).

Destination information for New Zealand

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Melbourne to New Zealand
Today's exchange rate
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Flight duration
3h 36m

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing

Christchurch (CHC)
Chatham Islands (CHT)
Dunedin (DUD)
Great Barrier Island (GBZ)
Gisborne Airport (GIS)
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