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Cheap flights from Melbourne to Port Moresby from $471

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 9/7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
MEL — POM
23 Apr — 30 Apr1
1 adult
Tue 23/4
Tue 30/4

The best prices from Melbourne to Port Moresby Jackson Fld are usually found in August or May, booked 63 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Melbourne to Port Moresby

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Melbourne (ME1) to Port Moresby (POM). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 18 April 2024.

Popular in

September

Cheapest in

August

Round-trip from

$609

One-way from

$471
High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 7% potential price drop
From Melbourne to Port Moresby Jackson Fld
One-way flight from Melbourne to Port Moresby Jackson Fld

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

Travellers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 16% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne to Port Moresby?

Find a great deal and save up to 30% by booking at least 28 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Melbourne to Port Moresby within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $893.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Port Moresby?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Port Moresby from Melbourne average $893. You can even find prices in August for less than $893, as users have found deals to Port Moresby from as low as $794. The month of September appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Port Moresby from Melbourne. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 14%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Port Moresby (MEL - POM)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Melbourne to Port Moresby in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 1% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Melbourne to Port Moresby

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Qantas Airways for the route between Melbourne and Port Moresby. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Thu 29/821:30MEL - POM
1 stop14h 50mQantas Airways
Mon 2/913:15POM - MEL
1 stop10h 25mQantas Airways
Deal found 16/4$1,070
Thu 29/821:30MEL - POM
1 stop14h 50mQantas Airways
Mon 2/913:15POM - MEL
1 stop7h 25mQantas Airways
Deal found 17/4$1,073
Thu 29/819:20MEL - POM
1 stop17h 00mQantas Airways
Mon 2/913:15POM - MEL
2 stops10h 20mQantas Airways
Deal found 16/4$1,263
Thu 29/821:30MEL - POM
1 stop14h 50mQantas Airways
Mon 2/913:15POM - MEL
2 stops10h 20mQantas Airways
Deal found 17/4$1,268
Thu 29/821:00MEL - POM
2 stops15h 20mQantas Airways
Mon 2/913:15POM - MEL
2 stops10h 20mQantas Airways
Deal found 16/4$1,468
Thu 29/820:30MEL - POM
2 stops15h 50mQantas Airways
Mon 2/913:15POM - MEL
2 stops10h 20mQantas Airways
Deal found 17/4$1,471

Melbourne to Port Moresby 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Melbourne and Port Moresby in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Fri 6/918:35MEL - POM
1 stop13h 55mMultiple Airlines
Sun 8/917:00POM - MEL
1 stop6h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/4$935
Thu 29/821:30MEL - POM
1 stop14h 50mQantas Airways
Mon 2/913:15POM - MEL
1 stop10h 25mQantas Airways
Deal found 16/4$1,070
Thu 29/821:30MEL - POM
1 stop14h 50mQantas Airways
Mon 2/913:15POM - MEL
1 stop7h 25mQantas Airways
Deal found 17/4$1,073
Thu 29/819:20MEL - POM
1 stop17h 00mQantas Airways
Mon 2/913:15POM - MEL
2 stops10h 20mQantas Airways
Deal found 16/4$1,263
Thu 29/821:30MEL - POM
1 stop14h 50mQantas Airways
Mon 2/913:15POM - MEL
2 stops10h 20mQantas Airways
Deal found 17/4$1,268
Thu 29/821:00MEL - POM
2 stops15h 20mQantas Airways
Mon 2/913:15POM - MEL
2 stops10h 20mQantas Airways
Deal found 16/4$1,468
Thu 29/820:30MEL - POM
2 stops15h 50mQantas Airways
Mon 2/913:15POM - MEL
2 stops10h 20mQantas Airways
Deal found 17/4$1,471
Fri 6/907:00MEL - POM
2 stops22h 30mCathay Pacific
Sun 8/915:00POM - MEL
2 stops21h 05mCathay Pacific
Deal found 16/4$15,397

One-way flights to Port Moresby from Melbourne

Search for one-way flight options from Melbourne to Port Moresby. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Tue 9/718:35MEL - POM
1 stop13h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$471
Thu 11/718:35MEL - POM
1 stop13h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$491
Mon 8/715:55MEL - POM
1 stop16h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$510
Sun 7/721:00MEL - POM
1 stop15h 50mQantas Airways
Deal found 17/4$561
Sat 13/720:10MEL - POM
2 stops36h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$570
Wed 10/717:10MEL - POM
2 stops15h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$578
Sat 13/721:00MEL - POM
3 stops59h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$676
Sun 7/718:40MEL - POM
2 stops13h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$710
Thu 8/811:00MEL - POM
3 stops45h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$1,187

Find flights from Melbourne to Port Moresby within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Melbourne to Port Moresby that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.

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Any airport

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Budget

$935 - $15,397

Route

Depart

Return

Price

MelbournePort Moresby Jackson Fld

MEL - POM

MELPOM

Melbourne

Fri 6/9

1 stop13h 55m

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

Sun 8/9

1 stop6h 25m

$935

MelbournePort Moresby Jackson Fld

MEL - POM

MELPOM

Melbourne

Thu 29/8

1 stop14h 50m

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

Mon 2/9

1 stop10h 25m

$1,070

MelbournePort Moresby Jackson Fld

MEL - POM

MELPOM

Melbourne

Thu 29/8

1 stop14h 50m

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

Mon 2/9

1 stop7h 25m

$1,073

MelbournePort Moresby Jackson Fld

MEL - POM

MELPOM

Melbourne

Thu 29/8

1 stop17h 00m

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

Mon 2/9

2 stops10h 20m

$1,263

MelbournePort Moresby Jackson Fld

MEL - POM

MELPOM

Melbourne

Thu 29/8

1 stop14h 50m

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

Mon 2/9

2 stops10h 20m

$1,268

MelbournePort Moresby Jackson Fld

MEL - POM

MELPOM

Melbourne

Thu 29/8

2 stops15h 20m

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

Mon 2/9

2 stops10h 20m

$1,468

MelbournePort Moresby Jackson Fld

MEL - POM

MELPOM

Melbourne

Thu 29/8

2 stops15h 50m

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

Mon 2/9

2 stops10h 20m

$1,471

MelbournePort Moresby Jackson Fld

MEL - POM

MELPOM

Melbourne

Fri 6/9

2 stops22h 30m

Port Moresby Jackson Fld

Sun 8/9

2 stops21h 05m

$15,397

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Deals found on 16/4

When is the best time to book a flight from Melbourne to Port Moresby?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Melbourne to Port Moresby. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
Booking 63 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Melbourne to Port Moresby. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Port Moresby?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Melbourne to Port Moresby. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Melbourne to Port Moresby flight should consider departing on Tuesday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Tuesday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Port Moresby by month

Plan your trip from Melbourne to Port Moresby by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Melbourne to Port Moresby is currently $639 while a return flight costs $2,993. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.

Currently, June is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Melbourne to Port Moresby (average of $392). Flying from Melbourne to Port Moresby in July is currently the most expensive (average of $451). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$684

February

$666

March

$624

April

$665

May

$699

June

$609

July

$701

August

$629

September

$671

October

$637

November

$609

December

$632

Temperature and rainfall in Port Moresby by month

Plan your trip to Port Moresby by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

POM

Temperature

25 - 27 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Port Moresby

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Port Moresby. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Port Moresby. Reviews last updated 18 April 2024.
7.8
Good
1,143 reviews

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.0

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

7.8

Crew

8.2

Comfort

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

I knew the flight was going to be long but although I travel extensively long distances this appeared and felt as the worst. Cabin crew disinterested. The sound system easvof poor wuality

7.8
Good
1,143 reviews
7.8
Good
1,143 reviews

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.0

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

7.8

Crew

8.2

Comfort

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

I knew the flight was going to be long but although I travel extensively long distances this appeared and felt as the worst. Cabin crew disinterested. The sound system easvof poor wuality

7.7
Good
1,018 reviews
7.8
Good
1,143 reviews

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.0

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

7.8

Crew

8.2

Comfort

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

I knew the flight was going to be long but although I travel extensively long distances this appeared and felt as the worst. Cabin crew disinterested. The sound system easvof poor wuality

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Melbourne to Port Moresby. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Port Moresby from Melbourne?

    Located just 4.2 km from the city centre, Port Moresby Jackson Fld is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Port Moresby from Melbourne. Booking flights from Melbourne to Jackson Fld (POM) should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily inbound flights from Melbourne from 2 different airlines.

  • Can I find flights from Melbourne to Port Moresby for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Port Moresby for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $935, but on average you can expect to pay $2,992.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne to Port Moresby round-trip?

    Our cheapest airline available from Melbourne to Port Moresby is Qantas Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $1,070 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Cathay Pacific, starting at $15,397.

  • What does MEL to POM mean?

    Great question - MEL to POM just means Melbourne Airport to Port Moresby Jackson Fld Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights! This flight route has multiple associated airports, so we think it might be helpful to learn the name and codes of them as well. They are Melbourne Avalon Airport (AVV), Melbourne Essendon Airport (MEB), Melbourne Moorabbin Airport (MBW), Bendigo Airport (BXG).

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Port Moresby that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Melbourne to Port Moresby flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Melbourne to Port Moresby with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Melbourne to Port Moresby flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Port Moresby that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Melbourne to Port Moresby flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Melbourne to Port Moresby?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Melbourne to Port Moresby.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Melbourne to Port Moresby?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Melbourne to Port Moresby by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Port Moresby that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Melbourne to Port Moresby offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Melbourne to Port Moresby?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Melbourne to Port Moresby flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Melbourne to Port Moresby flight deals updated?

    The Melbourne to Port Moresby flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 17/4.

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