Cheap flights from Melbourne Airport to Auckland

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How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne (MEL) to Auckland (AKL)

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to AKL flight in 2023: compare Melbourne to Auckland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Auckland.

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₹ 41,072

Round-trip from

₹ 8,491,713
High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in September 2023
From Melbourne to Auckland Intl



₹ 102,135 - ₹ 203,959



11 - 20 °C



70 - 130 mm

How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne Airport to Auckland?

To save on the cost of your flight from Melbourne Airport to Auckland, book at least 53 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 52% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from ₹ 51,964 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as ₹ 59,447.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne Airport to Auckland?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Auckland. Flights to Auckland from Melbourne Airport in February are about ₹ 43,372 on average during February, but can be found for as low as ₹ 26,023.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne Airport to Auckland (MEL - AKL)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Melbourne Airport to Auckland as you normally would.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Auckland flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Auckland from Melbourne?

Auckland Intl (AKL), located 17.9 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Melbourne to Auckland. 2 airlines have flights to Auckland Intl from Melbourne on a regular basis. Booking flights from Melbourne to Auckland Intl should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 38 inbound flights from Melbourne per day.

What days are direct flights available from Melbourne Airport to Auckland?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Melbourne Airport to Auckland on average per day?

28 flight departures from Melbourne Airport to Auckland per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 29% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 57% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 14% of flight departures

What are the most reliable airlines from Melbourne Airport to Auckland?

Before booking your flight to Auckland from Melbourne Airport, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: SriLankan Airlines (78%), Etihad Airways (69%), Thai Airways( 67%).

What does MEL to AKL mean?

Melbourne Airport is MEL and Auckland Intl Airport is AKL. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

Other flights from Melbourne

Top 2 airlines flying from Melbourne to Auckland

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Auckland choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
JetstarCheapest₹ 19,275Average₹ 22,070FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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Air New ZealandCheapest₹ 31,466Average₹ 39,686FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
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Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Auckland

See what time of day planes typically take off from Melbourne to Auckland
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
45%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
37%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
17%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Melbourne to Auckland

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Melbourne to Auckland
Monday40daily flights
Tuesday35daily flights
Wednesday40daily flights
Thursday41daily flights
Friday45daily flights
Saturday38daily flights
Sunday32daily flights

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