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Cheap Flights to Auckland from Melbourne

Prices were available within the past 7 days and starts at AU$166 for one-way flights and AU$274 for round trip, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Melbourne to Auckland route information

Origin Airport Tullamarine
Destination Airport Auckland Intl.
Airlines Serving Air New Zealand, China Eastern Airlines, Emirates, Jetstar, Qantas Airways, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Australia
Flight Price AU$273
Distance 2,620 km



Cheap MEL to AKL Flights

  • Which airline has the least delays from Melbourne to Auckland?

    Booking with Singapore Airlines means you will arrive to Auckland pretty close to the time your ticket states. In fact, this airline has an 80% on-time average.
  • How much time do people spend in Auckland?

    The average time spent hanging out in Auckland by passengers from Melbourne is eight days.
  • How many flights are there per day from Melbourne to Auckland?

    The number of flight times varies by day of the week, but on average, MEL to AKL sees 17 different options. You'll have more choices on this route than most other routes departing AU.
  • From Melbourne to Auckland, which day is going to have the most flight times?

    When you're flying from MEL to AKL, the day with the most flight times is Thursday, with 21 different options. The day with the least amount of options is Wednesday with only 14 different departures.
  • How long does it take to fly from Melbourne to Auckland?

    Air New Zealand currently holds the fastest travel time with three hours and 35 minutes. For example, you would arrive in Auckland at 12:10 AM NZDT if you left Melbourne at 5:35 PM AEDT. Keep in mind, there is a time change of three hours.
  • What is the cheapest date to fly to Auckland?

    Feb 16th has bookings (as of Jan 27th) for as little as $395. That comes in 34% below the average price for this route. Saving now gives you more money in your pocket.
  • How much is a plane ticket to Auckland (AKL) from Melbourne (MEL)?

    Cost can range from $395 to $1,636, prices for MEL to AKL do fluctuate more than the majority of routes from AU. Remember, the sooner you book, the more you'll be able to save.

MEL to AKL Flights

Melbourne and Auckland Airports

In the mood for an adventure? Temporarily leave behind Melbourne for some excitement in Auckland, New Zealand. Book cheap flights to Auckland from Melbourne to get the adventure started. You’ll fly out of Melbourne Airport (MEL), which is located 23 km north of city centre. For drop offs, head to the departure levels for T1, T2, and T3, or go to the Transport Hub level one to access T4. The pick-up zone is located on Arrivals Drive for T1-T3, and on level two of the Transport Hub for T4. There are also plenty of MEL parking spaces available for short- and long-term parking.

Your plane will arrive at Auckland Airport (AKL), which was voted the best airport in the Australia/Pacific region in 2013, and is considered the largest and busiest airport in New Zealand. At AKL, there are long-term, short-term, valet, and Park&Ride car parks. The drop-off and pick-up zone is located in the middle forecourt outside of the international terminal. Looking to drive yourself around town as soon as you land? You can always hire a rental car in Auckland with us in advance, and have it ready to go once you land.

Route Information

The flight distance between Melbourne and Auckland is 2,626 km, as the plane flies east across the Tasman Sea to the North Island. Your Auckland flight will last roughly four hours, just enough time to watch a movie or two before landing.

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