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Cheapest Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Gold Coast (OOL)

Airfares from Tullamarine to Coolangatta for one-way flights were as low as AU$55 and round trip flights were AU$110 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Melbourne to Gold Coast Flight Deals from AU$110

Considering a quick trip to Gold Coast, 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 MEL to OOL. With heaps of cheap fares from Melbourne, we guarantee you’ll be arriving to your holiday destination in style without emptying your bank account in the process.

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Melbourne to Gold Coast Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Gold Coast (OOL)

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

Melbourne to Gold Coast Information

Traveling From Tullamarine
Origin Airport Melbourne
Origin Airport IATA Code MEL
Traveling To Coolangatta
Destination Airport Gold Coast
Destination Airport IATA Code OOL
Number of Airlines Serving 8
Average Flight Time 2 hours 3 mins
Direct Flight Time 2 hours 0 mins
Flight Price AU$110

FAQs about flights from Tullamarine (MEL) to Coolangatta (OOL)

Can I take a flight from Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEL-Tullamarine) to Gold Coast, QLD Airport (OOL-Coolangatta) right now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor is where to go for important info on Gold Coast, QLD Airport (OOL-Coolangatta) quarantine and flying restrictions. Look before you fly to avoid getting caught out.

How long is the flight from MEL to Gold Coast Airport?

The flight from Melbourne to Gold Coast is a painless 2 hours and 1 minute. Enough time to order a frothie and quickly flick through the in-flight magazine.

What airlines fly direct from Tullamarine Airport to Coolangatta Airport (OOL)?

Skip the pressure of racing to make your connecting flight when jetting from Melbourne to Gold Coast. Several airlines offer direct flights. Have a squiz at Jetstar and Qantas to get you started.

What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Gold Coast, QLD Airport (OOL-Coolangatta) due to COVID-19?

If your travel plans to Gold Coast, QLD Airport (OOL-Coolangatta) 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 Gold Coast, QLD Airport (OOL-Coolangatta) 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 Tullamarine Airport to Gold Coast Airport?

You won't need to work your well-deserved holiday time around your flight from Melbourne to Gold Coast. That's because there are 17 flights per day for you to pick from. Now how's that for choice?

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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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.