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Cheap Flights to Melbourne from Sydney

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Sydney to Melbourne route information

Origin Airport Kingsford Smith Intl.
Destination Airport Avalon
Airlines Serving Jetstar, Qantas Airways, Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia
Flight Price AU$91
Distance 749 km

Wollongong

AU$523.78

Melbourne

AU$90.84

Cheap SYD to MEL Flights

  • Question : Can I change the date of my flight?
    Answer : Yes, you can adjust your departure or arrival date. If you would like to save some funds in doing so, the cheapest day to fly in March is Tuesday. Being flexible with your travel days can provide you extra savings when booking.
  • Question : How much time do people spend in Melbourne?
    Answer : The average time spent hanging out in Melbourne by travellers from Sydney is about one week.
  • Question : How long does it take to fly from Sydney to Melbourne?
    Answer : Jetstar currently holds the quickest travel time with one hour and 30 minutes. For example, you would arrive in Melbourne at 7:35 AM AEDT if you left Sydney at 6:05 AM AEDT.
  • Question : Which airline has the least delays from Sydney to Melbourne?
    Answer : Booking with Virgin Australia means you will arrive to Melbourne about the time you were supposed to. In fact, this airline has a 76% average for getting there on time. Of course, it never hurts to be prepared. If you’re on Air New Zealand, be sure to sign up for the delay notifications to stay up to date with your flight’s status.
  • Question : What day of the week has the most flight time options?
    Answer : The day with the most departure times for this route is Friday with 115 options. However, with only 72 flight times, Saturday doesn't offer quite as many options when finding that perfect departure time.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
    Answer : The cheapest day to fly from Sydney to Melbourne is on Tuesday. If you are trying to save some cash on your next business trip look for flights on that day.
  • Question : How many flights are there per day from Sydney to Melbourne?
    Answer : The number of flight times varies by day, but on average, SYD to MEL sees 98 different choices. That is higher than the national average of eight.