Cheap flights from Melbourne to New Zealand

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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 53% 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 $416. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $522.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to New Zealand from Melbourne. Users have commonly found prices around $333 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $208. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to New Zealand in February, March 2021

2 Mar - 9 Mar
$1,074pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
2 Mar - 9 Mar
$1,117pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
24 Mar - 31 Mar
$1,195pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to New Zealand 2021 flight deals

1 Aug - 8 Aug
$317pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
2 Dec - 8 Dec
$328pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
4 Nov - 19 Nov
$329pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

Direct flights to New Zealand from Melbourne

1 Aug - 8 Aug
$317pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
7 Jul - 15 Jul
$344pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
29 Jun - 3 Jul
$593pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to New Zealand

2 Mar - 9 Mar
$1,074pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
2 Mar - 9 Mar
$1,117pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
2 Mar - 9 Mar
$1,199pp
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to New Zealand from Melbourne

14:45 - 20:20
Air New Zealand
Direct
3h 35m
MEL - AKL
Air New Zealand
$694
lastminute.com
09:30 - 10:15
Qantas Airways
2 stops
46h 45m
MEL - AKL
Qantas Airways
$847
Kiwi.com
07:45 - 14:10
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
28h 25m
MEL - CHC
Multiple Airlines
$908
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to New Zealand

Can I find flights from Melbourne to New Zealand for under $378 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to New Zealand for under $378. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $317, but on average you can expect to pay $540.

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 Jetstar, Air New Zealand, and Virgin Australia flying from Melbourne to New Zealand have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to New Zealand for under $378 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne to New Zealand under $378. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to New Zealand is less than $910.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to New Zealand for under $1,135?

There are currently 9+ open flights from Melbourne to New Zealand within the next 7 days for less than $1,135.

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

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

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 - Auckland Intl, Melbourne - Christchurch 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 $552 for a flight from Melbourne to New Zealand. The cheapest flight overall is $161 while the most popular route, (Melbourne - Auckland Intl) is currently priced at $317.

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 Singapore Airlines (87%), Air New Zealand (79%) and Air China (76%).

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

There are many flights that can get you from Melbourne to New Zealand in 3h 05m. Fly via Jetstar, Air New Zealand, or Emirates to get the fastest option. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Melbourne to New Zealand return?

Our cheapest airline available from Melbourne to New Zealand is Jetstar. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $317 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Emirates and Air New Zealand, starting at $605 and $635 round-trip.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Melbourne to New Zealand one-way?

$573 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Air New Zealand. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Qantas Airways, with prices from $765.

Destination information for New Zealand

Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.08
Flight duration
3h 47m

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing

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

Top 6 airlines flying from Melbourne to New Zealand

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
$156 $334 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$195 $373 No cancel fee 80%
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Emirates
$171 $387 No cancel fee 75%
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Air New Zealand
$197 $398 No cancel fee 78%
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Qantas Airways
$104 $399 No cancel fee 74%
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Singapore Airlines
$139 $453 No cancel fee 81%
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