Cheap flights from Melbourne to Sydney
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The best prices from Melbourne to Sydney are usually found in May or June, booked 52 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday
How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Sydney (SYD)
MEL - SYD
$156 - $237
0 - 24 °C
84 - 160 mm
|Popular in||December||High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||May||Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop|
|Round-trip from||$156||From Melbourne to Sydney|
|One-way from||$122||One-way flight from Melbourne to Sydney|
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to Sydney?
Users have found that flying from Melbourne to Sydney on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne to Sydney?
To save up to 17% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 37 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Melbourne to Sydney from $258 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $298 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Sydney?
Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Sydney from Melbourne. Users have commonly found prices around $188 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $122. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Sydney (MEL - SYD)?
A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Melbourne to Sydney in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 8% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the midday.
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|Afternoon Midday to 6 PM||46% of flight departures|
|Morning 6 AM to midday||23% of flight departures|
|Evening 6 PM to midnight||16% of flight departures|
|Early morning Midnight to 6 AM||15% of flight departures|