Cheap flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Brisbane (BNE) from $119

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 — BNE
jun. 18 — jun. 251

The best prices from Melbourne to Brisbane are usually found in May or April, booked 90 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Melbourne to Brisbane

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Melbourne (MEL) to Brisbane (BNE). 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 junio 13, 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

May

Round-trip from

$1,148

One-way from

$165
High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
From Melbourne to Brisbane
One-way flight from Melbourne to Brisbane

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

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 Brisbane?

Users have found that booking a flight from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane at least 36 days early can save you up to 42% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 36 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane for as little as $182 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $231 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Brisbane from Melbourne Airport. Users have commonly found prices around $186 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $80. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 17% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap Melbourne to Brisbane flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Melbourne to Brisbane 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 junio 13, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Melbourne to Brisbane in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
mar. 6/186:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
mar. 6/189:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/11$126
mié. 7/108:55 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 05mJetstar
mié. 7/178:00 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$133
jue. 7/116:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
mié. 7/249:00 amBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$134
sáb. 7/139:30 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
vie. 7/198:00 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$138
jue. 7/116:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
mié. 7/247:00 amBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$141
lun. 6/246:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
mar. 7/26:30 amBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$143
sáb. 6/158:55 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 05mJetstar
mié. 6/199:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$145
jue. 7/257:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mMultiple Airlines
mar. 7/307:00 amBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$147
mié. 7/246:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mMultiple Airlines
sáb. 7/279:55 amBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$148

Melbourne to Brisbane 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Melbourne and Brisbane in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated junio 13, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Melbourne to Brisbane in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
mar. 6/186:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
mar. 6/189:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/11$126
mié. 11/134:10 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 15mJetstar
mié. 11/209:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$129
mié. 7/108:55 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 05mJetstar
mié. 7/178:00 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$133
jue. 7/116:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
mié. 7/249:00 amBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$134
sáb. 7/139:30 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
vie. 7/198:00 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$138
jue. 7/116:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
mié. 7/247:00 amBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$141
lun. 6/246:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
mar. 7/26:30 amBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$143
sáb. 6/158:55 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 05mJetstar
mié. 6/199:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$145
jue. 7/257:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mMultiple Airlines
mar. 7/307:00 amBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$147

Melbourne to Brisbane flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Melbourne to Brisbane 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 junio 13, 2024.
Users seeking a last-minute flight from Melbourne to Brisbane should consider booking one of these fares. Users should be sure to double check the price, date, and time of their last-minute flight.
mar. 6/186:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
mar. 6/189:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/11$126
jue. 6/206:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
lun. 6/249:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$163
dom. 6/236:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mMultiple Airlines
dom. 6/239:15 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$273
jue. 6/209:30 amMEL - BNE
1 stop4h 05mQantas Airways
dom. 6/239:15 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mQantas Airways
Deal found 6/12$308
dom. 6/237:00 amMEL - BNE
1 stop3h 45mRex
dom. 6/237:00 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mRex
Deal found 6/12$363
jue. 6/202:25 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mMultiple Airlines
dom. 6/239:00 amBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$366
mié. 6/193:00 pmMEL - BNE
1 stop6h 00mRex
dom. 6/236:15 amBNE - MEL
1 stop4h 45mRex
Deal found 6/12$380
jue. 6/201:40 pmMEL - BNE
1 stop4h 05mLink Airways
dom. 6/239:45 amBNE - MEL
1 stop4h 25mLink Airways
Deal found 6/12$829
jue. 6/2010:00 amMEL - BNE
1 stop5h 45mRex
dom. 6/236:15 amBNE - MEL
1 stop15h 20mRex
Deal found 6/12$1,019

One-way flights to Brisbane from Melbourne

Search for one-way flight options from Melbourne to Brisbane. 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 junio 13, 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Melbourne to Brisbane can choose from these deals. Those needing a return flight from Melbourne to Brisbane can use the search form above.
mié. 6/197:15 pmMEL - BNE
1 stop12h 15mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$119
jue. 7/47:40 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/12$120
jue. 10/316:15 amMEL - BNE
1 stop4h 15mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/11$121
lun. 7/296:40 amMEL - BNE
1 stop10h 35mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$122
mié. 7/3112:50 pmMEL - BNE
1 stop7h 10mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$124
mié. 6/268:50 pmMEL - BNE
1 stop10h 40mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$128
mar. 9/173:25 pmMEL - BNE
1 stop5h 40mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$132
jue. 7/46:05 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mRex
Deal found 6/12$133
lun. 7/15:10 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/11$134

Find flights from Melbourne to Brisbane within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Melbourne to Brisbane 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 junio 13, 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$129 - $157

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Price

MelbourneBrisbane

MEL - BNE

MELBNE

Melbourne

mié. 11/13

Nonstop2h 15m

Brisbane

mié. 11/20

Nonstop2h 20m

$129

MelbourneBrisbane

MEL - BNE

MELBNE

Melbourne

mié. 7/10

Nonstop2h 05m

Brisbane

mié. 7/17

Nonstop2h 25m

$133

MelbourneBrisbane

MEL - BNE

MELBNE

Melbourne

jue. 7/11

Nonstop2h 10m

Brisbane

mié. 7/24

Nonstop2h 25m

$134

MelbourneBrisbane

MEL - BNE

MELBNE

Melbourne

jue. 7/25

Nonstop2h 10m

Brisbane

mar. 7/30

Nonstop2h 25m

$147

MelbourneBrisbane

MEL - BNE

MELBNE

Melbourne

mié. 7/24

Nonstop2h 10m

Brisbane

sáb. 7/27

Nonstop2h 25m

$148

MelbourneBrisbane

MEL - BNE

MELBNE

Melbourne

mié. 7/24

Nonstop2h 10m

Brisbane

jue. 8/1

Nonstop2h 25m

$150

MelbourneBrisbane

MEL - BNE

MELBNE

Melbourne

jue. 7/25

Nonstop2h 10m

Brisbane

dom. 7/28

Nonstop2h 25m

$152

MelbourneBrisbane

MEL - BNE

MELBNE

Melbourne

jue. 7/25

Nonstop2h 10m

Brisbane

lun. 7/29

Nonstop2h 25m

$153

MelbourneBrisbane

MEL - BNE

MELBNE

Melbourne

jue. 7/25

Nonstop2h 10m

Brisbane

jue. 8/1

Nonstop2h 25m

$157

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 6/12

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Melbourne to Brisbane. Price data was last updated on June 12, 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 90 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Melbourne to Brisbane. Price data was last updated on June 9, 2024.
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All times are departure.
Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Melbourne Airport to Brisbane flight should consider departing on Tuesday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday afternoons 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 Brisbane

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Brisbane from Melbourne with our price prediction graph.
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Temperature and rainfall in Brisbane by month

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

BNE

Temperature

59 - 77 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Brisbane, 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 77.0 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of July, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 59.0 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Brisbane

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Brisbane. 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 Brisbane. Reviews last updated junio 13, 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Melbourne to Brisbane, see what other customers have to say about Virgin Australia, Rex and Jetstar. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews

Entertainment

6.4

Comfort

8.3

Overall

9.2

Boarding

8.9

Food

7.5

Crew

9.3

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

Entertainment

6.4

Comfort

8.3

Overall

9.2

Boarding

8.9

Food

7.5

Crew

9.3

Reviews

1 / 2

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

8.1
Very good
3,865 reviews
9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews

Entertainment

6.4

Comfort

8.3

Overall

9.2

Boarding

8.9

Food

7.5

Crew

9.3

Reviews

1 / 2

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

7.7
Good
4,293 reviews
9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews

Entertainment

6.4

Comfort

8.3

Overall

9.2

Boarding

8.9

Food

7.5

Crew

9.3

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

Entertainment

6.4

Comfort

8.3

Overall

9.2

Boarding

8.9

Food

7.5

Crew

9.3

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

Entertainment

6.4

Comfort

8.3

Overall

9.2

Boarding

8.9

Food

7.5

Crew

9.3

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 Brisbane. 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 Brisbane from Melbourne?

    For a flight from Melbourne to Brisbane, you will be flying into Brisbane. Brisbane (BNE) is just 7.7 mi from the center of the city. Brisbane is the only Brisbane airport and it handles 103 inbound flights from Melbourne per day. 5 airlines have flights to Brisbane from Melbourne on a regular basis.

  • Can I find flights from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane for under $200 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $129, but on average you can expect to pay $149.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane for under $200 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane is less than $149.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane for under $200?

    There are currently 10+ open flights from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane within the next 7 days for less than $200.

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

    You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

    On average 19 flights depart from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane per day.
    Morning (6am - Noon) - 47% of flight departures
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 16% of flight departures
    Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 37% of flight departures

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

    Airlines like Jetstar, Rex, and Virgin Australia fly from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane in about 2h 10m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. There are 859 mi between Melbourne Airport and Brisbane. All flights are typically nonstop.

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

    Cheapflights users have booked flights from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane round-trip from $129. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Rex, from $150, and Virgin Australia, from $152. Jetstar is priced at 30% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

    $119 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Jetstar. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Virgin Australia and Rex, with prices starting from $120 and $133, respectively.

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

    Consider Air Niugini (91%), SriLankan Airlines (83%) or Air Canada (83%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane.

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

    The cheapest flight price from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane is $66. On average you can expect to pay $194. The most popular route, (Melbourne - Brisbane), can usually be booked for $142.

  • What does MEL to BNE mean?

    MEL stands for Melbourne Airport, while BNE stands for Brisbane Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Melbourne to Brisbane 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 Brisbane with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Melbourne to Brisbane 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 Brisbane that include hotel bookings?

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

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

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

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

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Melbourne to Brisbane 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 Brisbane that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Melbourne to Brisbane 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 Brisbane?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Melbourne to Brisbane 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 Brisbane flight deals updated?

    The Melbourne Airport to Brisbane 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 Brisbane?

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

    Currently, March is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane (average of $1,148). Flying from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane in July is currently the most expensive (average of $1,630). 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 5 airlines flying from Melbourne to Brisbane

Discover the top 5 airlines that operate flights from Melbourne to Brisbane. 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 junio 13, 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
JetstarCheapest$90Average$191FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
RexCheapest$90Average$214FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%
Virgin AustraliaCheapest$121Average$245FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%
Qantas AirwaysCheapest$123Average$291FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
Singapore AirlinesCheapest$212Average$240FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%

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Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Brisbane

Find hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Brisbane. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated junio 13, 2024.
16%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
36%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
35%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
13%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Melbourne to Brisbane

Explore weekly flight availability from Melbourne to Brisbane. 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 junio 13, 2024.
Sunday93daily flights
Monday121daily flights
Tuesday96daily flights
Wednesday97daily flights
Thursday112daily flights
Friday119daily flights
Saturday86daily flights
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