Flights From Adelaide (ADL) to Melbourne (MEL) from AU$64

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Cheapest Flights from Adelaide (ADL) to Melbourne (MEL)

Airfares from Adelaide to Tullamarine for one-way flights were as low as AU$64 and round trip flights were AU$139 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Adelaide to Melbourne Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Adelaide (ADL) to Melbourne (MEL)

Work hard, travel harder! Wotif brings you the cheapest Adelaide to Melbourne flights, making it possible to have a five star holiday without that five star price tag. Browse and compare our top ADL to MEL routes and airport options. So, go ahead and treat yourself, your sweetheart, or the kids to an unforgettable holiday this year.

Adelaide to Melbourne Information

Traveling From Adelaide
Origin Airport Adelaide
Origin Airport IATA Code ADL
Traveling To Tullamarine
Destination Airport Melbourne
Destination Airport IATA Code MEL
Number of Airlines Serving 15
Average Flight Time 2 hours 22 mins
Direct Flight Time 2 hours 15 mins
Flight Price AU$139

Frequently asked questions

Can I take a flight from ADL to Tullamarine Airport (MEL) right now?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor is where to go for info on Tullamarine Airport (MEL) flying restrictions and quarantine. Look before you fly to avoid getting stuck in a bind.
How long is the flight from ADL to Tullamarine Airport?
The average flying time from Adelaide to Melbourne is just 1 hour and 20 minutes. Grab that seat, settle in and leave the real world far behind you.
What airlines fly direct from ADL to MEL?
Travel does the heart good; To travel is to live; cliches yes, but the sentiment is true. If you’re headed from Adelaide to Melbourne, these are the only words you really need to know — “direct flight.” With numerous airlines operating nonstop services, you’ll be there in a jiffy. Suss out Qantas and Virgin Australia.
What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Tullamarine Airport due to COVID-19?
If your travel plans to Tullamarine Airport (MEL) have been affected by COVID-19, you may be able to make a no-change-fee cancellation and score a credit that you can use on another flight. Sign in to your Wotif account to see if your booking is eligible. If you still have questions, our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more info.
Does Wotif offer flights with flexible change policies?
Some airlines offer the option to change your MEL flight without a fee. That way, you won’t get stung with extra costs — but you’ll have to pay any difference between the old flight and the new one. Stress less by keeping your eye out for the “no change fees” filter when you book.
How many flights are there from Adelaide Airport to Tullamarine Airport?
Whether you want to fly between Adelaide Airport (ADL) and Tullamarine Airport early in the week, mid-week or even on a lazy Sunday, you can. Take a look at the 24 flights available daily and off you go.
If I'm planning to fly, what are some airlines that have COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules?
There are many airlines that have social distancing rules and use COVID-19 measures, including Qantas, Virgin Australia and Jetstar. Now you can take that long overdue vacation with confidence knowing that strategies, which may include electrostatic cleaning and providing passenger masks, are in place.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
Here’s an insider tip: Monday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2021, we found that flights departing on a Monday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Saturday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Thursday though; generally, our data showed that it had the highest average ticket price.
What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?
Guess what? It turns out that early in the week is the best time to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2021, we found that flights purchased on a Monday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on the weekend also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Friday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you’re booking on that day.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2021, our data shows February is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the month of December can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it’s best to get in early if December is your preferred travel month.
How far in advance can you book a flight?
Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Wotif up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to Wotif’s 2021 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing just 1 week prior to travel.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.
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Adelaide to Melbourne Flight Deals from AU$139

Considering a quick trip to Melbourne, but not sure which is the best route for you? Well, you’re in luck! Wotif has done the hard work, so all you need to do is check out these flights from ADL to MEL. With heaps of cheap fares from Adelaide, we guarantee you’ll be arriving to your holiday destination in style without emptying your bank account in the process.

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For a huge choice of flights, simply enter your travel dates and hit search and we’ll hunt out fantastic deals on one-way, return and multi-city airfares to Melbourne from Adelaide from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Melbourne in just 2 hour(s) and 15 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Melbourne from Adelaide 

Choose from 66 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$139 and rising to AU$156 depending on the cabin class, travel dates, and airline carrier. And if you’re up for a last-minute getaway, you can get great deals on flights from Adelaide to Melbourne today!  

Find cheap airfares to Melbourne from Adelaide 

Here are our insider tips for bagging a flight bargain: 

  • Look for midweek flights and late night, early morning arrival and departure times
  • Check out other airports near Adelaide and Melbourne
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in March)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

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Great places to stay after flight from Adelaide to Melbourne

Discovery Parks – Melbourne
Discovery Parks – Melbourne
3.5 out of 5
129 Ashley Street, Braybrook, VIC, 3019
The price is AU$92 per night from 14 Dec. to 15 Dec.
per night
14 Dec. - 15 Dec.
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly holiday park in Melbourne. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a library. Our guests praise the comfy beds and the overall ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (999 reviews)
"Lovely surrounds and comfortable cabin, good price."

Reviewed on 15 Nov. 2022

Discovery Parks – Melbourne
Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport, an IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport, an IHG Hotel
4 out of 5
10-14 Centre Road, Melbourne Airport, VIC, 3045
The price is AU$247 per night from 25 Dec. to 26 Dec.
per night
25 Dec. - 26 Dec.
Stay at this 4-star family-friendly hotel in Melbourne. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and a free airport shuttle. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the comfy ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (1,005 reviews)
"Good place to stay before flying out to a cruise. Quiet, comfortable. Very convenient, with complimentary shuttle to & from the airport. Will stay again."

Reviewed on 24 Nov. 2022

Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport, an IHG Hotel
Mantra Tullamarine
Mantra Tullamarine
4.5 out of 5
2 Trade Park Drive, Tullamarine, VIC, 3043
The price is AU$189 per night from 4 Dec. to 5 Dec.
per night
4 Dec. - 5 Dec.
Stay at this 4.5-star family-friendly hotel in Melbourne. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and a free airport shuttle. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,000 reviews)
"I found the bed comfortable and the shuttle bus service to the airport convenient. I didn't like the long life milk satchels and would have preferred fresh milk in the fridge."

Reviewed on 19 Nov. 2022

Mantra Tullamarine
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on from , as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.