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Flight information for Melbourne to Wellington

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Melbourne to Wellington

Best price found

$280

Fastest flight time

3h 35m

Direct flights

None

Airports in Wellington

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Wellington from Melbourne in the past 72 hours is $280. The best return flight deal from Melbourne to Wellington found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $691.
The fastest flight from Melbourne to Wellington takes 3h 35m
There are no direct flights from Melbourne to Wellington. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Melbourne Airport - Wellington Airport and Melbourne Avalon Airport - Wellington Airport.
There is 1 airport near Wellington: Wellington (WLG)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Melbourne to Wellington

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

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

June

The cheapest time of year to fly to Wellington from Melbourne is June. The most expensive is December.

What is the cheapest day to depart Melbourne for Wellington?

Thursday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Thursday. The most expensive is usually Tuesday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Wellington?

at midday

Melbourne to Wellington flights are approximately 33% more expensive in the afternoon than at midday

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Wellington from Melbourne?

Singapore Airlines

Air New Zealand, Emirates, and Jetstar are the most popular carriers operating from Melbourne to Wellington

What is the cheapest Melbourne to Wellington flight route?

Melbourne - Wellington

Fly from Melbourne to Wellington for the best Melbourne - Wellington flight prices

How far in advance should you book Melbourne to Wellington flights?

59 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Melbourne to Wellington is approximately 59 days to departure

Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wellington Airport (WLG)$454
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Melbourne Avalon Airport (AVV) to Wellington Airport (WLG)$656
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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Nelson Airport (NSN)$761
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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Palmerston North Airport (PMR)$768
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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Blenheim Airport (BHE)$848
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When you’re planning your trip from Melbourne to Wellington, the most popular airport-to-airport route is Melbourne Airport to Wellington Airport. If you are looking for alternate airports to fly out of when travelling to Wellington, you can try Melbourne Avalon Airport or Melbourne Airport which are located in Melbourne and Melbourne respectively. You may be looking for an airport near Wellington Airport to land at when travelling from Melbourne and luckily, there are options! You can try Wellington Airport which is located in Wellington, Nelson Airport which is located in Nelson, or Palmerston North Airport which is located in Palmerston North. In May, $454 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from Melbourne to Wellington which you can find when you fly MEL — WLG.


Easily compare return flights from Melbourne to Wellington

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Melbourne to Wellington by changing tabs
Jetstar
4 Nov.
MEL19:40Melbourne
9h 50m
1 stop
WLG05:30Wellington
5 Dec.
WLG16:00Wellington
13h 15m
1 stop
MEL05:15Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
4 Nov.
MEL14:55Melbourne
3h 35m
WLG18:30Wellington
5 Dec.
WLG16:00Wellington
13h 15m
1 stop
MEL05:15Melbourne
Qantas Airways
17 Jun.
MEL05:40Melbourne
3h 35m
WLG09:15Wellington
24 Jun.
WLG12:05Wellington
4h 00m
MEL16:05Melbourne
Jetstar
7 Jul.
MEL14:30Melbourne
15h 00m
1 stop
WLG05:30Wellington
12 Jul.
WLG16:35Wellington
27h 50m
1 stop
MEL20:25Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
4 Nov.
MEL14:55Melbourne
3h 35m
WLG18:30Wellington
5 Dec.
WLG16:00Wellington
13h 15m
1 stop
MEL05:15Melbourne
Jetstar
6 Jul.
MEL19:55Melbourne
5h 55m
1 stop
WLG01:50Wellington
20 Jul.
WLG14:10Wellington
6h 40m
1 stop
MEL20:50Melbourne

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Wellington

If you're looking for one-way flights from Melbourne to Wellington, view some of our deals below provided by Emirates, Jetstar and Qantas Airways
Jetstar
1 Nov.
MEL19:40Melbourne
9h 50m
1 stop
WLG05:30Wellington
Multiple Airlines
3 Nov.
MEL10:15Melbourne
20h 20m
1 stop
WLG06:35Wellington
Qantas Airways
1 Nov.
MEL05:10Melbourne
3h 40m
WLG08:50Wellington

Search last-minute flights to Wellington from Melbourne

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from Melbourne to Wellington
Multiple Airlines
25 May
MEL05:40Melbourne
3h 35m
WLG09:15Wellington
8 Jun.
WLG12:05Wellington
4h 00m
MEL16:05Melbourne
Emirates
25 May
MEL05:40Melbourne
3h 35m
WLG09:15Wellington
11 Jun.
WLG12:05Wellington
4h 00m
MEL16:05Melbourne
Qantas Airways
26 May
MEL17:00Melbourne
24h 50m
1 stop
WLG17:50Wellington
31 May
WLG11:45Wellington
7h 20m
1 stop
MEL19:05Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
25 May
MEL05:40Melbourne
3h 35m
WLG09:15Wellington
8 Jun.
WLG11:45Wellington
7h 50m
1 stop
MEL19:35Melbourne
Emirates
25 May
MEL05:40Melbourne
3h 35m
WLG09:15Wellington
10 Jun.
WLG12:05Wellington
4h 00m
MEL16:05Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
25 May
MEL05:40Melbourne
3h 35m
WLG09:15Wellington
11 Jun.
WLG12:05Wellington
8h 30m
1 stop
MEL20:35Melbourne

Best airlines flying from Melbourne to Wellington

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AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Singapore AirlinesPriceFrom $199Free cancellationRating
8.4
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Virgin AustraliaPriceFrom $322Free cancellationRating
7.8
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JetstarPriceFrom $373Free cancellationRating
6.9
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EmiratesPriceFrom $497Free cancellationRating
8.6
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Air New ZealandPriceFrom $525Free cancellationRating
8.4
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Qantas AirwaysPriceFrom $549Free cancellationRating
7.2
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Jetstar flights from Melbourne to Wellington

Our best Jetstar deals on Melbourne to Wellington flight tickets
Jetstar
4 Nov.
MEL19:40Melbourne
9h 50m
1 stop
WLG05:30Wellington
5 Dec.
WLG16:00Wellington
13h 15m
1 stop
MEL05:15Melbourne
Jetstar
7 Jul.
MEL14:30Melbourne
15h 00m
1 stop
WLG05:30Wellington
12 Jul.
WLG16:35Wellington
27h 50m
1 stop
MEL20:25Melbourne
Jetstar
6 Jul.
MEL19:55Melbourne
5h 55m
1 stop
WLG01:50Wellington
20 Jul.
WLG14:10Wellington
6h 40m
1 stop
MEL20:50Melbourne

Qantas Airways flights from Melbourne to Wellington

Our best Qantas Airways deals on Melbourne to Wellington flight tickets
Qantas Airways
17 Jun.
MEL05:40Melbourne
3h 35m
WLG09:15Wellington
24 Jun.
WLG12:05Wellington
4h 00m
MEL16:05Melbourne
Qantas Airways
20 Oct.
MEL05:40Melbourne
3h 35m
WLG09:15Wellington
27 Oct.
WLG12:05Wellington
4h 00m
MEL16:05Melbourne
Qantas Airways
20 Oct.
MEL14:55Melbourne
11h 05m
1 stop
WLG02:00Wellington
27 Oct.
WLG17:05Wellington
13h 00m
1 stop
MEL06:05Melbourne

  • Are airlines flying from Melbourne to Wellington offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from Melbourne to Wellington are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travellers: Singapore Airlines, Air New Zealand, and Qantas Airways.

  • How far is Melbourne to Wellington by plane?

    Melbourne and Wellington are 2570.2 km apart from one another. Typically, this will take 3h 35m by plane in normal conditions.



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