Cheap flights from Brisbane (BNE) to Melbourne (MEL) from $135

This is the cheapest round-trip flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 6/18. 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.
BNE — MEL
Jun 18 — Jun 251

The best prices from Brisbane to Melbourne are usually found in April or May, booked 76 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from Brisbane to Melbourne

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

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December

Cheapest in

April

Round-trip from

$1,073

One-way from

$268
High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
From Brisbane to Melbourne
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What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport?

Friday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Melbourne Airport.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 28% by booking at least 58 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $182.

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

April can be a great time to fly to Melbourne Airport from Brisbane with a flight ticket averaging about $185. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as $84. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 26% on airfare.

Cheap Brisbane to Melbourne flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Brisbane to Melbourne 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.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Brisbane to Melbourne in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Tue 6/189:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Tue 7/98:55 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 05mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$135
Wed 7/106:30 amBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Wed 7/178:55 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 05mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$138
Tue 6/189:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Fri 6/216:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
Deal found 6/11$140
Fri 7/199:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Sun 7/215:15 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 05mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$148
Fri 7/268:00 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Tue 7/306:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$149
Thu 7/183:55 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mVirgin Australia
Sun 7/217:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/12$152
Thu 7/1812:55 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mVirgin Australia
Mon 7/227:40 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/12$153
Sat 7/137:00 amBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Fri 7/198:55 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 05mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$154
Sat 7/136:30 amBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Mon 7/156:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
Deal found 6/11$157

Brisbane to Melbourne 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Brisbane and Melbourne 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.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Brisbane to Melbourne in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Tue 6/189:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Tue 7/98:55 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 05mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$135
Wed 7/106:30 amBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Wed 7/178:55 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 05mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$138
Tue 6/189:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Fri 6/216:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
Deal found 6/11$140
Tue 8/139:00 amBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Wed 8/143:05 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 05mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$142
Tue 12/109:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 20mJetstar
Tue 12/174:10 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 15mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$145
Fri 7/199:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Sun 7/215:15 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 05mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$148
Fri 7/268:00 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Tue 7/306:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$149
Fri 8/29:25 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mVirgin Australia
Mon 9/29:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/12$152
Thu 7/1812:55 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mVirgin Australia
Mon 7/227:40 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/12$153

Brisbane to Melbourne flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Brisbane to Melbourne 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.
Have a look at some of the last-minute flights available departing from Brisbane to Melbourne. Tip: verify your flight details before completing your reservation.
Tue 6/189:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Tue 7/98:55 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 05mJetstar
Deal found 6/13$135
Tue 6/189:10 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mJetstar
Fri 6/216:10 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mJetstar
Deal found 6/11$140
Fri 6/217:00 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mRex
Tue 6/256:05 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mRex
Deal found 6/13$228
Thu 6/206:15 amBNE - MEL
1 stop26h 20mRex
Mon 6/246:05 amMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mRex
Deal found 6/13$239
Sat 6/224:55 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mVirgin Australia
Thu 6/279:40 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/13$255
Sun 6/239:25 pmBNE - MEL
Nonstop2h 25mVirgin Australia
Thu 6/279:40 pmMEL - BNE
Nonstop2h 10mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/12$286

One-way flights to Melbourne from Brisbane

Search for one-way flight options from Brisbane to Melbourne. 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.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from Brisbane to Melbourne. Those seeking round-trip flights from Brisbane to Melbourne should utilize the search form at the the top of the page.
Thu 6/208:45 pmBNE - MEL
1 stop11h 15mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/12$168
Fri 6/215:00 pmBNE - MEL
1 stop18h 00mRex
Deal found 6/11$181
Fri 6/212:05 pmBNE - MEL
1 stop8h 15mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$188
Sun 10/69:15 amBNE - MEL
1 stop6h 25mVirgin Australia
Deal found 6/13$194
Mon 6/248:45 pmBNE - MEL
2 stops15h 55mJetstar
Deal found 6/11$196
Tue 6/188:45 pmBNE - MEL
2 stops15h 55mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$198
Sat 8/106:15 amBNE - MEL
2 stops13h 05mRex
Deal found 6/12$200
Sat 6/222:05 pmBNE - MEL
2 stops9h 50mJetstar
Deal found 6/12$205
Wed 6/199:30 amBNE - MEL
2 stops14h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$221

Find flights from Brisbane to Melbourne within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Brisbane to Melbourne 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.

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BNE - MEL

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Wed 7/10

Nonstop2h 25m

Melbourne

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$138

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BNE - MEL

BNEMEL

Brisbane

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Nonstop2h 25m

Melbourne

Wed 7/17

Nonstop2h 05m

$140

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BNE - MEL

BNEMEL

Brisbane

Tue 8/13

Nonstop2h 25m

Melbourne

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Nonstop2h 05m

$142

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BNE - MEL

BNEMEL

Brisbane

Fri 8/2

Nonstop2h 25m

Melbourne

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Nonstop2h 10m

$152

BrisbaneMelbourne

BNE - MEL

BNEMEL

Brisbane

Thu 7/18

Nonstop2h 25m

Melbourne

Mon 7/22

Nonstop2h 10m

$153

BrisbaneMelbourne

BNE - MEL

BNEMEL

Brisbane

Fri 11/15

Nonstop2h 20m

Melbourne

Sun 11/17

Nonstop2h 10m

$158

BrisbaneMelbourne

BNE - MEL

BNEMEL

Brisbane

Mon 7/22

Nonstop2h 25m

Melbourne

Wed 7/24

Nonstop2h 10m

$161

BrisbaneMelbourne

BNE - MEL

BNEMEL

Brisbane

Thu 6/27

Nonstop2h 25m

Melbourne

Thu 7/4

Nonstop2h 10m

$213

BrisbaneMelbourne

BNE - MEL

BNEMEL

Brisbane

Fri 7/12

Nonstop2h 25m

Melbourne

Wed 7/17

Nonstop2h 10m

$224

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Brisbane to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on June 12, 2024.
The best time to book flights from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport is 76 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport?

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

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Temperature and rainfall in Melbourne by month

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

MEL

Temperature

46.4 - 68 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Melbourne Airport, 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 68.0 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of July, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 46.4 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Melbourne

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Melbourne. 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 Melbourne. Reviews last updated June 13, 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Brisbane to Melbourne, such as Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia and Rex. Reviews also offer insight into each airline's 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

8.2
Very good
592 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

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  • What airport do you fly from for flights from Brisbane to Melbourne?

    For a flight from Brisbane to Melbourne, you will be flying from Brisbane. Brisbane (BNE) is just 7.7 mi from the center of the city. Brisbane is the only Brisbane airport and it handles 105 outbound flights to Melbourne per day. 5 airlines have flights to Melbourne from Brisbane on a regular basis.

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

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $138, but on average you can expect to pay $158.

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

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport is less than $156.

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

    There are currently 6+ open flights from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport within the next 7 days for less than $200.

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

    Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

    24 flight departures from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport per day on average.
    Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 17% of flight departures
    Morning (6am - Noon) - 33% of flight departures
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 8% of flight departures
    Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 42% of flight departures

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

    There are many flights that can get you from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport in 2h 25m. Fly via Jetstar, Virgin Australia, or Rex to get the fastest option. Airlines will cover a distance of 859 mi. Most flights are nonstop.

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

    Cheapflights users have booked flights from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport round-trip from $138. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Virgin Australia, from $152, and Rex, from $161. Jetstar is currently priced 25% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

    The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport are Virgin Australia ($168), Rex ($181), and Jetstar ($188).

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

    The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport are American Airlines (95%), China Eastern (88%) and United Airlines (87%).

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

    The cheapest flight price from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport is $78. On average you can expect to pay $240. The most popular route, (Brisbane - Melbourne), can usually be booked for $138.

  • What does BNE to MEL mean?

    Brisbane Airport is BNE and Melbourne Airport is MEL. 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 Brisbane to Melbourne that include extra baggage allowance?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Many airlines flying from Brisbane to Melbourne 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 Brisbane to Melbourne?

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

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

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

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

    Currently, March is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport (average of $1,073). Flying from Brisbane to Melbourne Airport in December is currently the most expensive (average of $1,690). 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 Brisbane to Melbourne

Discover the top 5 airlines that operate flights from Brisbane to Melbourne. 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
RexCheapest$82Average$245FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%
JetstarCheapest$82Average$184FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
Virgin AustraliaCheapest$110Average$246FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%
Qantas AirwaysCheapest$119Average$415FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
Singapore AirlinesCheapest$216Average$221FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%

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Hourly flight availability from Brisbane to Melbourne

Find hourly flight availability from Brisbane to Melbourne. 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.
9%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
44%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
34%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
13%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Brisbane to Melbourne

Explore weekly flight availability from Brisbane to Melbourne. 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.
Sunday94daily flights
Monday126daily flights
Tuesday99daily flights
Wednesday95daily flights
Thursday116daily flights
Friday124daily flights
Saturday85daily flights
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