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Cheap flights to Melbourne from Wellington

Ready to pack your bags and venture on a trip of a lifetime? Direct Flights offer the best deals on flights to Melbourne from Wellington. We give you a chance to search and book cheap flights, Wellington to Melbourne on your favourite airline. We will mix and match all offers and find you the best rates for the trip.

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When you book a flight from Wellington to Melbourne, we will work with you from the start to the end. Our customer service support is available at any time of the day. We will help you find the best travel deals and cheapest flight rates available.

When to book cheap flights to Melbourne from Wellington?

Melbourne is a city blessed with wonderful weather. When you book tickets to Melbourne, it depends on what you plan to do. Are you a beach bum or adventure junkie? Do you enjoy gallery hopping or are you a complete foodie? Melbourne has something for everyone. When you fly from Wellington will depend on what you plan to do during your holiday. This is our guide on when to book tickets from Wellington to Melbourne.

Peak season

When summer hits Melbourne the crowds start to gather. December to February is the when the festivities start and outdoor fun kicks off. The flight time from Wellington to Melbourne Australia is 4 hours. You can even take a quick flight for a short vacation during these months. This is the time flight prices increase. But Direct Flights will make sure to get the cheapest tickets from Wellington to Melbourne. Here are some of the fun events you can look forward to in summer.

  • St Kilda Festival
  • Zoo Twilights
  • Laneway festival
  • Australian Open
  • Boxing Day Cricket Tournament

Shoulder season

The weather from September to November and April to May is amazing. You can get cheap flights from Wellington in these months. Not only is the weather spectacular you can also look forward to some great events. The best way to get around the city during this time is to walk or cycle. You don't need to spend extra on car hire. Another way to cut back on costs is to book cheap flights to Melbourne on Direct Flights. Here are some of the events you can look forward in this season,

  • Melbourne International Comedy Festival
  • Melbourne Food and Wine Festival
  • Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival

Off Peak season

There's no better time to get cheap flights to Melbourne than in winter. June to August is when the winter chills hit Melbourne. The crowds are less and you can get around the main attractions with ease. There will be plenty of flight deals in these months so be sure to make the most of it.

Flight duration

A direct flight from Wellington to Melbourne – 4 hours

Connecting flights: 6 hours and 45 mins (depending on the transit location)

Air New Zealand, Singapore Airlines and Qantas offer direct flights between the two cities. There are connecting flights available on the above airline and others.

Popular destinations in Melbourne

It's not wrong to say that Melbourne is one of the happiest cities in the world. Melbourne is also considered one of the most liveable cities in the world. Whether you are looking to relax, dine, shop or meet new people – Melbourne is the complete package. The cultural sites, theatres as well as the greenery and beaches are all part of life in Melbourne.

What airlines operate to Melbourne Airport from Wellington?

  • Air New Zealand
  • Virgin Australia
  • Singapore Airlines
  • Qantas

Places to visit around Melbourne

St. Kilda

If you are the type of person who loves city life but also enjoys the perks of lying on the beach as and when you feel like it. Then, you are going to love St Kilda. St. Kilda attracts thousands of tourists. It is one of the nicest suburbs to live in Melbourne.

Discover the Docklands

Melbourne Docklands is a suburb located minutes away from the CBD. There are shopping malls, restaurants as well as entertainment that the whole family can enjoy within the Dockland's precinct. Melbourne Docklands overlooks the seven-kilometre waterfront- Victoria Harbour.

What are the international airports in Melbourne?

  • There are two airports in Melbourne.
  • Melbourne Tullamarine Airport (or Melbourne Airport) Melbourne Avalon Airport.