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Cheapest Flights from Brisbane (BNE) to Melbourne (MEL)

Airfares from Brisbane to Tullamarine for one-way flights were as low as AU$101 and round trip flights were AU$202 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Brisbane to Melbourne Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Brisbane (BNE) to Melbourne (MEL)

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

Brisbane to Melbourne Information

Traveling From Brisbane
Origin Airport Brisbane
Origin Airport IATA Code BNE
Traveling To Tullamarine
Destination Airport Melbourne
Destination Airport IATA Code MEL
Number of Airlines Serving 17
Average Flight Time 4 hours 20 mins
Direct Flight Time 4 hours 20 mins
Flight Price AU$202

Frequently asked questions

Can I take a flight from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to Tullamarine Airport (MEL) right now?
The initial step in arranging a flight from BNE to MEL is to check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Here, you’ll find everything you need to know about flying restrictions, quarantine and other policies.
How long is the flight from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to Tullamarine Airport (MEL)?
The flight from Brisbane to Melbourne is a short and sweet 2 hours and 25 minutes. Enough time to enjoy a cold one and have a flick through a good mag.
What airlines fly direct from Brisbane Airport to MEL?
You can skip the hassle of running to make your connecting flight when heading from Brisbane to Melbourne. A variety of airlines offer direct flights. Take a look at Qantas and Virgin Australia to get you started.
What happens if I need to change my flight booking to 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 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 Brisbane Airport to Tullamarine Airport (MEL)?
Can you hear that? It’s the sweet sound of your plane hightailing it to Melbourne. All you need to do is pick a seat on one of the 34 flights that operate daily from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to MEL.
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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Brisbane to Melbourne Flight Deals from AU$202

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 BNE to MEL. With heaps of cheap fares from Brisbane, 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 Brisbane  

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 Brisbane from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Melbourne in just 4 hour(s) and 20 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Melbourne from Brisbane 

Choose from 120 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$202 and rising to AU$229 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 Brisbane to Melbourne today!  

Find cheap airfares to Melbourne from Brisbane 

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 Brisbane 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  

Reasons to book your flights to Melbourne from Brisbane 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!


Great places to stay after flight from Brisbane to Melbourne

Discovery Parks – Melbourne
Discovery Parks – Melbourne
3.5 out of 5
129 Ashley Street, Braybrook, VIC, 3019
The price is AU$115 per night from 14 Dec. to 15 Dec.
per night
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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! (1,000 reviews)
"Warm and friendly staff. Cosy accomodation."

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Discovery Parks – Melbourne
Mantra Tullamarine
Mantra Tullamarine
4.5 out of 5
2 Trade Park Drive, Tullamarine, VIC, 3043
The price is AU$189 per night from 16 Dec. to 17 Dec.
per night
16 Dec. - 17 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! (1,003 reviews)
"Convenient to the airport"

Reviewed on 30 Nov. 2022

Mantra Tullamarine
Atlantis Hotel, Melbourne
Atlantis Hotel, Melbourne
4 out of 5
300 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3000
The price is AU$135 per night from 19 Dec. to 20 Dec.
per night
19 Dec. - 20 Dec.
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly motel in Melbourne. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and a fitness centre. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,828 reviews)
"Our room was very comfortable and clean although it would have been nice to have a window"

Reviewed on 2 Dec. 2022

Atlantis Hotel, Melbourne
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.