Cheap flights from Sydney to Melbourne

Return
1 adult
Economy
From?
To?
Fri 30/7
Fri 6/8

Flight information for Sydney to Melbourne
(SYD to MEL)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Sydney to Melbourne
Best price found$114The best flight deal from Sydney to Melbourne found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $114
Fastest flight time1h 35mThe fastest flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 1h 35m
Direct flightsWed and FriDirect flights go from Sydney to Melbourne on Wednesday and Friday. The only airline offering direct flights is Qantas Airways.
Airports in Melbourne3 airportsThere are 3 airports near Melbourne: Melbourne Avalon (AVV), Melbourne (MEL), Melbourne Essendon (MEB)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Sydney to Melbourne

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 Sydney to Melbourne?

February

The cheapest time of year to fly to Melbourne from Sydney is February. The most expensive is June.

What is the cheapest day to depart Sydney for Melbourne?

Tuesday

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

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

in the evening

Sydney to Melbourne flights are approximately 20% more expensive at midday than in the evening

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

Jetstar

Jetstar, Qantas Airways, and Rex are the most popular carriers operating from Sydney to Melbourne

What is the cheapest Sydney to Melbourne flight route?

Sydney Kingsford Smith - Melbourne

Fly from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Melbourne for the best Sydney - Melbourne flight prices

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

32 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Sydney to Melbourne is approximately 32 days to departure


Easily compare return flights from Sydney to Melbourne

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 Sydney to Melbourne by changing tabs
Jetstar
18 Aug.
SYD13:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
1h 35m
MEL14:35Melbourne
25 Aug.
MEL05:30Melbourne
1h 30m
SYD07:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
20 Aug.
SYD05:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
1h 35m
MEL07:05Melbourne
31 Aug.
MEL13:15Melbourne
1h 25m
SYD14:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
18 Aug.
SYD02:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
1h 40m
MEL04:10Melbourne
25 Aug.
MEL13:15Melbourne
1h 25m
SYD14:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
18 Aug.
SYD04:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
5h 00m
1 stop
MEL09:30Melbourne
25 Aug.
MEL05:30Melbourne
1h 30m
SYD07:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
20 Aug.
SYD04:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
5h 00m
1 stop
MEL09:30Melbourne
31 Aug.
MEL11:15Melbourne
1h 25m
SYD12:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
9 Dec.
SYD01:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
1h 35m
MEL02:35Melbourne
14 Dec.
MEL09:40Melbourne
1h 25m
SYD11:05Sydney Kingsford Smith

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Melbourne

If you're looking for one-way flights from Sydney to Melbourne, view some of our deals below provided by Jetstar, Rex and Virgin Australia
Jetstar
21 Aug.
SYD02:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
1h 40m
MEL04:10Melbourne
Rex
27 Aug.
SYD03:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
1h 35m
MEL04:35Melbourne
Rex
7 Aug.
SYD03:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
1h 35m
MEL04:35Melbourne

Best airlines flying from Sydney to Melbourne

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Sydney to Melbourne with momondo
AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Jetstar
PriceFrom $105
Free cancellation
Rating
5.6
Tigerair Australia
PriceFrom $126
Free cancellation
Rating
10.0
Virgin Australia
PriceFrom $183
Free cancellation
Rating
8.2
Qantas Airways
PriceFrom $185
Free cancellation
Rating
7.4

  • Are airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Melbourne offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Melbourne are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travellers: Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, and Virgin Australia.

  • How far is Sydney Kingsford Smith to Melbourne by plane?

    Melbourne is 711.8 km away from Sydney Kingsford Smith. Flights usually cover this in 1h 30m, depending on flying conditions and air traffic around both airports.


Alternative routes for Sydney to Melbourne

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Sydney to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time1h 30m
Cheapest price$66
Newcastle to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time1h 40m
Cheapest price$153
Ballina to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time6h 10m
Cheapest price$214
Sydney to Mildura Flights
Fastest flight time9h 15m
Cheapest price$339
Coffs Harbour to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time2h 00m
Cheapest price$357
Ballina to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time2h 15m
Cheapest price$459
Port Macquarie to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time3h 55m
Cheapest price$467
Port Macquarie to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time9h 05m
Cheapest price$497
Coffs Harbour to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time6h 25m
Cheapest price$541
Dubbo to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time3h 35m
Cheapest price$559
Newcastle to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time7h 25m
Cheapest price$739
Wagga Wagga to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time9h 35m
Cheapest price$849