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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, Regional Express, Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia
Flight Price AU$96
Distance 749 km





Cheap SYD to MEL Flights

  • Question : What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
    Answer : The cheapest day to fly from Sydney to Melbourne is on Monday. If you would like to save a bit of cash on your next getaway look for flights on that day.
  • Question : What is the cheapest date to fly to Melbourne?
    Answer : If you are needing to save, look at Jun 21st. As of May 27th, it's showing the cheapest ticket at $152. That is 48% below the average price for this route, so you can spend that extra dollars on some souvenirs while in Melbourne.
  • Question : How long does it take to fly from Sydney to Melbourne?
    Answer : If you are flying on Jetstar, your flight will be around one hour and 30 minutes. For example, if you were to leave Sydney at 6:05 AM AEST, you would arrive in Melbourne at 7:35 AM AEST.
  • Question : Which airline has the least delays from Sydney to Melbourne?
    Answer : Booking with Jetstar means you will arrive to Melbourne pretty close to the time your ticket states. In fact, this airline has a 74% on-time average.
  • Question : From Sydney to Melbourne, which day is going to have the most flight times?
    Answer : With 115 total flight time options, Friday provides the most flexibility from SYD to MEL. Saturday currently offers the fewest number of flight times with only 72 options.
  • Question : How many flights are there per day from Sydney to Melbourne?
    Answer : Depending on the day of the week, the number of flight times will change, but on average there are 98. The average route departing Australia currently has eight different flight times per day. You'll have more choices than the average passenger.
  • Question : How long is the flight from SYD to MEL?
    Answer : If you're able to take the direct flight (which is offered by Jetstar), you will be able to leave SYD at 6:05 AM AEST and get to MEL at 7:35 AM AEST (one hour and 30 minutes).