Cheap flights from Melbourne to Perth

MEL — PER
24 May — 31 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 ME1 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$376From Melbourne to Perth
One-way from$107One-way flight from Melbourne to Perth

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

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Melbourne 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 to Perth?

Users have found that booking a flight from Melbourne 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 to Perth for as little as $490 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 $549 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Perth from Melbourne. Users have commonly found prices around $447 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 to Perth (MEL - PER)?

It’s optimal to fly from Melbourne 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 Melbourne to PER flights in May, June
18 Jun. - 20 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 15m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$327

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

25 May - 15 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$330

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

18 Jun. - 20 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 15m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$334

Jetstar

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Deal found 18/5/22

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 17/5/22

11 Aug. - 16 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
$216

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

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 18/5/22

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 17/5/22

11 Aug. - 16 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
$216

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

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 18/5/22

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 17/5/22

11 Aug. - 16 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
$216

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

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 18/5/22

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
$330

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

25 May - 16 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
PER

Perth

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 35m
$340

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

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 17/5/22

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 17/5/22

27 Jul.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$110

Jetstar

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Deal found 18/5/22

3 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

PER

Perth

Nonstop

4h 05m
$119

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

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?

If you book a flight to Perth from Melbourne, you will be flying to Perth, which is the city’s only airport. Perth (PER) is located 10.2 km from the centre of Perth. There are 29 flights from Melbourne to Perth per day from 5 different airlines.

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 to Perth for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Perth for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $214, but on average you can expect to pay $247.

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

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne to Perth under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Perth is less than $247.

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

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

What days are direct flights available from Melbourne to Perth?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Monday, Thursday.

How popular is this Melbourne to Perth flight route?

Flights from Melbourne to Perth have been viewed 21,565 times in the past calendar month.

How many flights depart from Melbourne to Perth on average per day?

On average 9 flights depart from Melbourne to Perth per day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 33% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 33% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 33% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Melbourne to Perth?

There are many flights that can get you from Melbourne to Perth in 4h 05m. Fly via Jetstar to get the fastest option. The distance between Melbourne and Perth is about 2715 km. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

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

Currently priced at $214, Jetstar will fly you from Melbourne to Perth and back. In addition to Jetstar, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Jetstar is currently priced 52% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Melbourne to Perth are Jetstar, Malindo Air and Qantas Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Melbourne to Perth?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Melbourne to Perth consider choosing Virgin Australia(70%), Singapore Airlines(67%) or Etihad Airways(67%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Perth?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Perth? While on average our users pay $1,265, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $174. The most popular route (Melbourne - Perth), is priced around $217.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Perth

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Mildura to Perthfrom $911 pp

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$500FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Tigerair AustraliaCheapest$248Average$394FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$290Average$507FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Malindo AirCheapest$382Average$500FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$448Average$756FlexibilityNo 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