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

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Wellington (WLG)

MEL - WLG
Price
$269 - $532
WLG
Temperature
12 - 21 °C
WLG
Rainfall
16 - 50 mm
Popular in December High demand for flights, 35% potential price rise
Cheapest in May Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop
Round-trip from $269 From Melbourne to Wellington
One-way from $184 One-way flight from Melbourne to Wellington
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 Wellington?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Wednesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

To save up to 42% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 59 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 Wellington from $837 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $946 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Wellington from Melbourne. Prices for May average $497 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $303. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 53% on your journey compared to booking in May

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Wellington in July, August 2020

The best prices found for MEL to WLG flights in July, August
20 Jul - 19 Aug
$302pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
20 Jul - 19 Aug
$368pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
20 Jul - 19 Aug
$414pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
Direct
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Wellington 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Wellington from Melbourne found for this year
20 Jul - 19 Aug
$302pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
8 Aug - 25 Sep
$327pp
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Melbourne
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Singapore Airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
8 Aug - 25 Sep
$347pp
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Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
Direct
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Singapore Airlines
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Melbourne

Direct flights to Wellington from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Wellington direct flight deals
8 Aug - 25 Sep
$347pp
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Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
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Wellington
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Wellington
Singapore Airlines
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Melbourne
23 Oct - 25 Oct
$365pp
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Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
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Wellington
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Wellington
Singapore Airlines
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MEL
Melbourne
23 Oct - 25 Oct
$367pp
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One-way flights to Wellington from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Wellington
14:55 - 08:25
Jetstar
1 stop
15h 30m
MEL - WLG
Jetstar
$265
JQ
08:25 - 04:40
Air New Zealand
1 stop
18h 15m
MEL - WLG
Air New Zealand
$502
StudentUniverse
19:35 - 07:30
Fiji Airways
1 stop
9h 55m
MEL - WLG
Fiji Airways
$552
Bravofly

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Wellington flights.

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Wellington

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Wellington for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Wellington for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $302, but on average you can expect to pay $362.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Wellington for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Melbourne to Wellington under $400. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Wellington is less than $451.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Melbourne to Wellington was viewed by 5,555 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

While looking for the best option consider Air New Zealand Ltd.. Our data currently shows that they have the cheapest flight available for the flight path. When travelling from Melbourne to Wellington, generally 29 flights depart for this route daily.

Does it rain more in Melbourne or Wellington?

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 similar to Wellington. You can assume this to be the case over the next 15 days.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Wellington?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 26 °Cs in January, on average. The temperature in Wellington is generally colder than in Melbourne. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Wellington

Destination information for Wellington

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Melbourne to Wellington
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.07
Flight duration
3h 41m
Average temperature for July in Wellington
12.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Wellington
29.0 mm

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing Wellington

Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Wellington

Morning 6 AM to midday 100% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 0% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Melbourne to Wellington
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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