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The best prices from Melbourne to Rarotonga Island are usually found in May or June, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Rarotonga Island (RAR)

MEL - RAR
Price
$768 - $1,140

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Average price

$918

Average for round-trip flights in January 2021

Round-trip from

$768

From Melbourne to Rarotonga Island

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to Rarotonga Island?

Thursday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 13%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne to Rarotonga Island?

Find a great deal and save up to 20% by booking at least 24 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 Rarotonga Island within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $820.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Rarotonga Island?

Flights from Melbourne to Rarotonga Island lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Melbourne to Rarotonga Island in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at $471.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Rarotonga Island (MEL - RAR)?

It’s optimal to fly from Melbourne to Rarotonga Island in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 11% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Melbourne to Rarotonga Island 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rarotonga Island from Melbourne found for this year
23 Aug - 8 Sep
$1,090pp
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
RAR
Rarotonga
RAR
Rarotonga
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
23 Aug - 8 Sep
$1,169pp
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Melbourne
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
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Rarotonga
RAR
Rarotonga
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
23 Aug - 8 Sep
$1,316pp
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Melbourne
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
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Rarotonga
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Rarotonga
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
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Melbourne

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Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Rarotonga Island flights.

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Rarotonga Island

How popular is this flight route?

The Melbourne to Rarotonga flight path was viewed by 1,288 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Virgin Australia, Air New Zealand, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Does it rain more in Melbourne or Rarotonga?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Melbourne is roughly less than Rarotonga. You can assume this to be the case over the next 11 days.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Rarotonga?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 30 °C range in February. The weather in Rarotonga is generally hotter than Melbourne's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

Destination information for Rarotonga Island

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Melbourne to Rarotonga Island
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Airports servicing Melbourne

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Top 4 airlines flying from Melbourne to Rarotonga Island

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Rarotonga Island choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
$406 $628 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$431 $745 No cancel fee 74%
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Air New Zealand
$571 $784 No cancel fee 78%
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Jetstar
$275 $840 No cancel fee 74%
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