Cheap flights from Melbourne to Perth

MEL — PER
23 May — 30 May1
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The best prices from Melbourne to Perth are usually found in May or February, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Perth

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

MEL - PER

Price

$263 - $425

PER

Temperature

12 - 24 °C

PER

Rainfall

0 - 170 mm

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 26% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
Round-trip from$375From Melbourne to Perth
One-way from$107One-way flight from Melbourne to Perth

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne Airport to Perth?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Melbourne Airport to Perth. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Perth.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Melbourne Airport to Perth at least 49 days early can save you up to 18% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 49 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Melbourne Airport to Perth for as little as $489 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $547 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne Airport to Perth?

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Perth from Melbourne Airport. Users have commonly found prices around $446 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $281. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne Airport to Perth (MEL - PER)?

It’s optimal to fly from Melbourne Airport to Perth in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 22% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Perth in May, June 2022

The best prices found for MEL to PER flights in May, June
18 Jun. - 20 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 15m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$326

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/16/22

3 Jun. - 4 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$329

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/16/22

18 Jun. - 21 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 15m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
$334

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/16/22

Melbourne to Perth 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Perth from Melbourne found for this year
11 Oct. - 12 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
$214

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/17/22

11 Aug. - 16 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
$215

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/15/22

12 Oct. - 12 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$221

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/17/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Melbourne to Perth

11 Oct. - 12 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
$214

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/17/22

11 Aug. - 16 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
$215

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/15/22

16 Aug. - 22 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$217

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/18/22

Direct flights to Perth from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Perth direct flight deals
11 Oct. - 12 Oct.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
$214

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/17/22

11 Aug. - 16 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
$215

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/15/22

16 Aug. - 22 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$217

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/18/22

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Perth

Late deals on return flights to Perth from Melbourne, departing today and this week
25 May - 15 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$329

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/17/22

25 May - 16 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
$339

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/17/22

26 May - 6 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$341

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/17/22

One-way flights to Perth from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Perth
10 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$107

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/17/22

16 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$118

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/16/22

27 Jul.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$120

Jetstar

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Deal found 5/16/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

For a flight from Melbourne to Perth, you will be flying into Perth. Perth (PER) is just 10.2 km from the centre vof the city. Perth is the only Perth airport and it handles 29 inbound flights from Melbourne per day. 5 airlines have flights to Perth from Melbourne on a regular basis.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Melbourne to Perth that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, and Virgin Australia. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Melbourne Airport to Perth for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to Perth for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $214, but on average you can expect to pay $244.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne Airport to Perth for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne Airport to Perth under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne Airport to Perth is less than $244.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne Airport to Perth for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Melbourne Airport to Perth within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are direct flights available from Melbourne Airport to Perth?

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

How popular is this Melbourne Airport to Perth flight route?

The Melbourne to Perth flight path was viewed by 21,565 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 Perth on average per day?

6 flight departures from Melbourne Airport to Perth per day on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 50% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Melbourne Airport to Perth?

A quick flight from Melbourne Airport to Perth can take about 4h 05m. Jetstar provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $214. The distance between Melbourne Airport and Perth is about 2715 km. All flights are typically direct.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Melbourne Airport to Perth round-trip?

Flying on Jetstar is currently your cheapest option to Perth, with prices starting at $214. Jetstar is priced at 52% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

Consider Jetstar, Malindo Air or Qantas Airways when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Melbourne Airport to Perth.

What are the most reliable airlines from Melbourne Airport to Perth?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Melbourne Airport to Perth consider choosing Jetstar(83%), Virgin Australia(72%) or Etihad Airways(71%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne Airport to Perth?

While on average a flight from Melbourne Airport to Perth is generally $1,262, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $173. When looking at the most popular route, (Melbourne - Perth), you can expect to pay $215 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Perth

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 5 airlines flying from Melbourne to Perth

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Perth choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
JetstarCheapest$209Average$401FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Tigerair AustraliaCheapest$248Average$397FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$289Average$506FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Malindo AirCheapest$382Average$499FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$447Average$754FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Perth

See what time of day planes typically take off from Melbourne to Perth
4%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
54%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
31%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
11%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Melbourne to Perth

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Melbourne to Perth
Sunday23daily flights
Monday39daily flights
Tuesday33daily flights
Wednesday33daily flights
Thursday28daily flights
Friday33daily flights
Saturday16daily flights