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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$45 and round trip flights were AU$106 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 11
Average Flight Time 2 hours 17 mins
Direct Flight Time 2 hours 15 mins
Flight Price AU$106

FAQs about flights from Adelaide (ADL) to Tullamarine (MEL)

Can I take a flight from Adelaide Airport (ADL) to Tullamarine Airport right now?

The Covid-19 Travel Advisor is where to go for important info on Tullamarine Airport flying restrictions and quarantine. Check before you book to avoid getting caught out.

How long is the flight from ADL to MEL?

The usual flight time from Adelaide Airport (ADL) to Tullamarine Airport is an easy 1 hour and 20 minutes. Pick your fave seat, get comfy and leave the real world wondering where on earth you've disappeared to.

What airlines fly direct from Adelaide Airport (ADL) to MEL?

If you don’t do hassles or drama, you'll be delighted to hear you can zoom directly from ADL to Tullamarine Airport with a few airlines. Be sure to lookout for awesome deals with Virgin Australia and Qantas.

What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Tullamarine Airport (MEL) due to COVID-19?

If your travel plans to 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 Tullamarine Airport (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 ADL to Tullamarine Airport?

You won't have to arrange your holiday time around your flight from Adelaide to Melbourne. There are 18 daily flights to choose from.

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 Virgin Australia, Jetstar and Qantas. Now you can take that long overdue holiday 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: Sunday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Tuesday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Saturday 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? Boring old Thursday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights purchased on a Thursday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on a Sunday also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Tuesday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you're booking early in the week.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2020, our data shows March is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the month of June 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 June 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 2020 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 4 weeks to 3 months prior to travel.

How can I save money on flights?

Looking for clever ways to save on your next trip? Try mixing and matching airlines and fare types. Our data tells us, travellers who booked flights on Wotif in 2020 saved close to 50% off their airfare, when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Adelaide to Melbourne Flight Deals from AU$106

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.

It’s easy to book flights to Melbourne from Adelaide  

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 29 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$106 and rising to AU$118 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 August)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

Reasons to book your flights to Melbourne from Adelaide with Wotif

Wotif is a super-easy way to find the best flight for you to Melbourne. Get more bang for your buck on flight and hotel or car rental combos and download the free Wotif app to tap into exclusive deals. Book now with Wotif and have a great flight!


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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.