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Cheap Flights to Melbourne from Gold Coast

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Gold Coast to Melbourne route information

Origin Airport Coolangatta
Destination Airport Tullamarine
Airlines Serving Jetstar, Qantas Airways, Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia
Flight Price AU$127
Distance 1,321 km





Cheap OOL to MEL Flights

  • Question : How long does it take to fly from Coolangatta (Gold Coast) to Melbourne?
    Answer : This flight takes around two hours and 15 minutes via Qantas. Until we get the kinks worked out of our teleportation machine, this is still the one of the fastest ways to get from Coolangatta (Gold Coast) to Melbourne. Don't forget the one hour time change.
  • Question : How long is the flight from OOL to MEL?
    Answer : Qantas currently holds the shortest travel time with two hours and 15 minutes. For example, you would arrive in Melbourne at 2:55 PM AEST if you left Coolangatta (Gold Coast) at 11:40 AM AEST. Remember, there is a one hour time difference.
  • Question : Can I change the date of my flight?
    Answer : You sure can adjust your departure or arrival date and you may save yourself some money by changing when you take off. The cheapest day to fly in August is Friday. Being flexible with your travel days can provide you extra savings when booking.
  • Question : What is the cheapest date to fly to Melbourne?
    Answer : Sep 4th has bookings (as of Aug 12th) as cheap as $228. That comes in 15% below the average price for this route. Saving now means you'll have more money to spend on your trip.
  • Question : Which airline has the least delays from Coolangatta (Gold Coast) to Melbourne?
    Answer : Booking with Cobham Airline Services means you will arrive to Melbourne pretty close to the time your ticket states. In fact, this airline has a 100% on-time average.
  • Question : How long do most people stay on their visit to Melbourne on average?
    Answer : Of course, you are not most people, but if you were, you'd stay around two days.
  • Question : How many flights are there per day from Coolangatta (Gold Coast) to Melbourne?
    Answer : Each day is different, but on average, you can expect to see 30 available departure times. The average route departing Australia currently has eight different flight times per day. You'll have more choices than the average passenger.

OOL to MEL Flights

Gold Coast and Melbourne Airports

Gold Coast Airport (OOL) used to be known as Coolangatta Airport. It has undergone an extensive terminal redevelopment, which transformed it into the modern and convenient airport it is today. There are multiple shops and dining options available at the main terminal of Gold Coast Airport. All Melbourne flights operate from this terminal.

If you are travelling to Gold Coast Airport via public transport, you can choose between public buses 777 and 761 or the Gold Coast Tourist Shuttle. For drivers, parking at Gold Coast Airport is very close to the terminal. You can choose between one short-term lot (under 10 hours) and three long-term lots with both covered and uncovered parking spaces.

Gold Coast to Melbourne flights land at Melbourne Airport (MEL), also known as Tullamarine Airport. Located 23 km northwest of the CBD, it is Australia’s second-busiest airport and one of four airports serving the Melbourne region.

Parking in the Terminal Carpark is recommended for anyone picking up passengers from the terminals, as cars can only stay in the pick-up area for one minute. If you choose to take public transport to the city, you can take the Skybus Super Shuttle to Southern Cross or local bus services to Melbourne’s suburbs and surrounding towns. If you prefer to rent a car in Melbourne, check out our selection here at today and pick up your wheels on the ground floor at the car hire offices on the ground floors of Terminals 1-3.

Route Information

Cheap flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne cover a distance of 1320 km and take 2 hours 25 minutes to reach their destination. Several airlines offer daily flights on this route, so you have a variety of options to fit your schedule.

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