Cheap flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Adelaide (ADL) from $43

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 6/19. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
MEL — ADL
Jun 18 — Jun 251

The best prices from Melbourne to Adelaide are usually found in May or August, booked 81 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from Melbourne to Adelaide

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Melbourne (MEL) to Adelaide (ADL). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated June 13, 2024.

Popular in

April

Cheapest in

May

Round-trip from

$1,283

One-way from

$159
High demand for flights, 11% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
From Melbourne to Adelaide
One-way flight from Melbourne to Adelaide

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 59 days in advance to save up to 51% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 59 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $151, or $184 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide lean towards being more expensive in April. Prices are generally better when you fly from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $65.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from MEL to ADL?

When flying from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 32% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap Melbourne to Adelaide flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Melbourne to Adelaide specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Prices were last updated on June 13, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Adelaide in 2024 at this time. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Thu 7/256:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Tue 8/69:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$86
Wed 7/246:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Tue 7/309:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$87
Thu 6/206:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Mon 6/249:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$90
Tue 6/186:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Sat 6/229:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/11$97
Thu 7/116:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Sat 7/209:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$98
Fri 7/266:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Tue 8/69:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$100
Tue 6/186:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Sat 6/229:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$102
Wed 7/106:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Sun 7/219:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/11$103
Sat 6/226:10 pmMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mVirgin Australia
Wed 7/176:50 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/12$105

Melbourne to Adelaide 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Melbourne and Adelaide in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Adelaide in 2024 at this time. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Thu 7/256:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Tue 8/69:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$86
Wed 7/246:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Tue 7/309:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$87
Thu 6/206:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Mon 6/249:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$90
Tue 6/186:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Sat 6/229:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/11$97
Thu 7/116:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Sat 7/209:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$98
Fri 7/266:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Tue 8/69:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$100
Tue 6/186:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Sat 6/229:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$102
Wed 7/106:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Sun 7/219:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/11$103
Sat 6/226:10 pmMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mVirgin Australia
Sun 6/309:50 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/12$105

Melbourne to Adelaide flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Melbourne to Adelaide for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Check out these flights departing soon from Melbourne to Adelaide. Users should examine the flight details to ensure there are no surprises.
Thu 6/206:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Mon 6/249:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$90
Tue 6/186:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Sat 6/229:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/11$97
Tue 6/186:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Sat 6/229:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$102
Sat 6/226:10 pmMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mVirgin Australia
Wed 7/176:50 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/12$105
Tue 6/186:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Tue 6/184:25 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$117
Thu 6/206:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Fri 6/219:40 pmADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$126
Wed 6/198:55 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mRex
Fri 6/216:00 amADL - MEL
Nonstop1h 20mRex
Deal found 6/12$182
Tue 6/186:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Tue 6/189:05 amADL - MEL
1 stop6h 40mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$184
Tue 6/186:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Tue 6/259:05 amADL - MEL
1 stop6h 40mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$189

One-way flights to Adelaide from Melbourne

Search for one-way flight options from Melbourne to Adelaide. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Users traveling one-way from Melbourne to Adelaide can select one of these great deals. Users needing a return flight from Melbourne to Adelaide should utilize the search form above.
Wed 6/194:20 pmMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$43
Thu 6/206:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$44
Thu 7/116:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$47
Tue 6/186:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$51
Thu 6/278:15 pmMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/11$53
Fri 7/266:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$58
Sat 6/296:10 pmMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/12$62
Tue 7/96:35 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$64
Wed 7/318:55 amMEL - ADL
Nonstop1h 25mRex
Deal found 6/12$67

Find flights from Melbourne to Adelaide within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Melbourne to Adelaide that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.

Fly from

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$86 - $161

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Price

MelbourneAdelaide

MEL - ADL

MELADL

Melbourne

Thu 7/25

Nonstop1h 25m

Adelaide

Tue 8/6

Nonstop1h 20m

$86

MelbourneAdelaide

MEL - ADL

MELADL

Melbourne

Wed 7/24

Nonstop1h 25m

Adelaide

Tue 7/30

Nonstop1h 20m

$87

MelbourneAdelaide

MEL - ADL

MELADL

Melbourne

Sat 7/27

Nonstop1h 25m

Adelaide

Wed 7/31

Nonstop1h 20m

$90

MelbourneAdelaide

MEL - ADL

MELADL

Melbourne

Thu 7/11

Nonstop1h 25m

Adelaide

Sat 7/20

Nonstop1h 20m

$97

MelbourneAdelaide

MEL - ADL

MELADL

Melbourne

Thu 7/11

Nonstop1h 25m

Adelaide

Sat 7/20

Nonstop1h 20m

$98

MelbourneAdelaide

MEL - ADL

MELADL

Melbourne

Fri 7/12

Nonstop1h 25m

Adelaide

Fri 7/19

Nonstop1h 20m

$105

MelbourneAdelaide

MEL - ADL

MELADL

Melbourne

Fri 7/12

Nonstop1h 25m

Adelaide

Tue 7/16

Nonstop1h 20m

$106

MelbourneAdelaide

MEL - ADL

MELADL

Melbourne

Fri 7/12

Nonstop1h 25m

Adelaide

Fri 7/19

Nonstop1h 20m

$122

MelbourneAdelaide

MEL - ADL

MELADL

Melbourne

Thu 10/3

Nonstop1h 25m

Adelaide

Sun 10/6

Nonstop1h 20m

$161

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Deals found on 6/12

How far ahead should I book a flight from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Melbourne to Adelaide. Price data was last updated on June 12, 2024.
Booking 81 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Melbourne to Adelaide. Price data was last updated on June 9, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Melbourne Airport to Adelaide flight should consider departing on Tuesday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday at noon flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Melbourne to Adelaide

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Temperature and rainfall in Adelaide by month

Plan your trip to Adelaide by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

ADL

Temperature

51.8 - 69.8 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Adelaide, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 69.8 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of June, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 51.8 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Adelaide

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Adelaide. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Adelaide. Reviews last updated June 13, 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Melbourne to Adelaide, see what other customers have to say about Virgin Australia, Rex and Jetstar. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews

Boarding

8.9

Crew

9.3

Entertainment

6.4

Food

7.5

Overall

9.2

Comfort

8.3

Reviews

1 / 2

Very good. On time, very pleasant staff, more legroom than some other airlines. Our airline of choice

9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews
9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews

Boarding

8.9

Crew

9.3

Entertainment

6.4

Food

7.5

Overall

9.2

Comfort

8.3

Reviews

1 / 2

Very good. On time, very pleasant staff, more legroom than some other airlines. Our airline of choice

7.7
Good
598 reviews
9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews

Boarding

8.9

Crew

9.3

Entertainment

6.4

Food

7.5

Overall

9.2

Comfort

8.3

Reviews

1 / 2

Very good. On time, very pleasant staff, more legroom than some other airlines. Our airline of choice

7.6
Good
931 reviews
9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews

Boarding

8.9

Crew

9.3

Entertainment

6.4

Food

7.5

Overall

9.2

Comfort

8.3

Reviews

1 / 2

Very good. On time, very pleasant staff, more legroom than some other airlines. Our airline of choice

6.8
Okay
613 reviews
9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews

Boarding

8.9

Crew

9.3

Entertainment

6.4

Food

7.5

Overall

9.2

Comfort

8.3

Reviews

1 / 2

Very good. On time, very pleasant staff, more legroom than some other airlines. Our airline of choice

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Melbourne to Adelaide. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Adelaide from Melbourne?

    Adelaide (ADL), located 4.1 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Melbourne to Adelaide. 4 airlines have flights to Adelaide from Melbourne on a regular basis. Booking flights from Melbourne to Adelaide should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 63 inbound flights from Melbourne per day.

  • Can I find flights from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide for under $100 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $86, but on average you can expect to pay $125.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide for under $100 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 18 direct flights from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide is less than $118.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide for under $100?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide within the next 7 days for less than $100.

  • What days are nonstop flights available from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

    Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

    14 flight departures from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide per day on average.
    Morning (6am - Noon) - 43% of flight departures
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 36% of flight departures
    Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 21% of flight departures

  • How long is the flight from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

    There are many flights that can get you from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide in 1h 25m. Fly via Jetstar, Virgin Australia, or Rex to get the fastest option. There are 400 mi between Melbourne Airport and Adelaide. All flights are typically nonstop.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide round-trip?

    Jetstar, at $86, was found to be the cheapest airline from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Virgin Australia and Rex. These flights start at 44% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide one-way?

    For one-way options, check prices for Jetstar. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $43. Users have also found prices from $53 and $67 on Virgin Australia and Rex, respectively.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

    Before booking your flight to Adelaide from Melbourne Airport, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Oman Air (97%), British Airways (93%), American Airlines( 91%).

  • What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

    Looking for the cheapest flight from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide? While on average our users pay $131, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $58. The most popular route (Melbourne - Adelaide), is priced around $63.

  • What does MEL to ADL mean?

    Melbourne Airport is MEL and Adelaide Airport is ADL. 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.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Adelaide that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Melbourne to Adelaide flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Melbourne to Adelaide with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Melbourne to Adelaide flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Adelaide that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Melbourne to Adelaide flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Melbourne to Adelaide?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Melbourne to Adelaide.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Melbourne to Adelaide?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Melbourne to Adelaide by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Adelaide that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Melbourne to Adelaide offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Melbourne to Adelaide?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Melbourne to Adelaide flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Melbourne Airport to Adelaide flight deals updated?

    The Melbourne Airport to Adelaide flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/13.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide?

    Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide (average of $1,283). Flying from Melbourne Airport to Adelaide in January is currently the most expensive (average of $1,884). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 4 airlines flying from Melbourne to Adelaide

Discover the top 4 airlines that operate flights from Melbourne to Adelaide. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
JetstarCheapest$85Average$140FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
RexCheapest$92Average$206FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%
Qantas AirwaysCheapest$105Average$216FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
Virgin AustraliaCheapest$106Average$182FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%

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Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Adelaide

Find hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Adelaide. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
11%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
33%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
49%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
7%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Melbourne to Adelaide

Explore weekly flight availability from Melbourne to Adelaide. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Sunday63daily flights
Monday70daily flights
Tuesday54daily flights
Wednesday62daily flights
Thursday60daily flights
Friday82daily flights
Saturday51daily flights
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