Cheap flights from Melbourne to Port Elizabeth

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

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 37% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne Airport to Port Elizabeth?

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Port Elizabeth from Melbourne Airport. Prices for March average $1,754 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $1,302. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a March flight can save you 48% on your journey compared to booking in March

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne Airport to Port Elizabeth (MEL - PLZ)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Melbourne Airport to Port Elizabeth is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 29% on airfare.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Port Elizabeth flights.

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

Located just 2.8 km from the city centre, Port Elizabeth is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Port Elizabeth from Melbourne. Booking flights from Melbourne to Port Elizabeth (PLZ) should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily inbound flights from Melbourne from 3 different airlines.

How popular is this Melbourne Airport to Port Elizabeth flight route?

This flight path from Melbourne to Port Elizabeth was viewed by 174 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 Airport to Port Elizabeth?

When booking a flight from Melbourne Airport to Port Elizabeth, you may want to consider flying on Cathay Pacific, Qatar Airways or South African as they are the most popular for this route.

Can I fly to Port Elizabeth from Melbourne right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to Port Elizabeth

Most visitors from Melbourne need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Port Elizabeth.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Port Elizabeth.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Port Elizabeth.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Can I fly back to Melbourne from Port Elizabeth?

Returning to Melbourne from Port Elizabeth

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Port Elizabeth must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Port Elizabeth

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Top 3 airlines flying from Melbourne to Port Elizabeth

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Port Elizabeth choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
Cheapest$1,183
Average$1,494
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
South African
Cheapest$1,248
Average$1,888
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
Cheapest$1,479
Average$2,760
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety