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Cheapest Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Sydney (SYD)

Airfares from Tullamarine to Kingsford Smith Intl. for one-way flights were as low as AU$50 and round trip flights were AU$99 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 Sydney Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Sydney (SYD)

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

Melbourne to Sydney Information

Traveling From Tullamarine
Origin Airport Melbourne
Origin Airport IATA Code MEL
Traveling To Kingsford Smith Intl.
Destination Airport Sydney
Destination Airport IATA Code SYD
Number of Airlines Serving 17
Average Flight Time 1 hours 25 mins
Direct Flight Time 1 hours 25 mins
Flight Price AU$99

FAQs about flights from Tullamarine (MEL) to Kingsford Smith Intl. (SYD)

Can I take a flight from Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) right now?

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

How long is the flight from Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to SYD?

The flight from Melbourne to Sydney is an easygoing 1 hour and 27 minutes. Time enough to order a frothie and have a quick flick through a good mag.

What airlines fly direct from Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to SYD?

The only thing standing between you and Sydney is just one, stress-free flight (and perhaps a few cheeky in-flight beverages). You can fly straight from MEL to Sydney Airport with a variety of airlines, including Rex Regional Express and Jetstar.

What happens if I need to change my flight booking to SYD due to COVID-19?

If your travel plans to Mascot Airport 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 Mascot Airport 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 MEL to Sydney Airport?

Fasten your seat belt, because your ride to Sydney is ready to leave. No fewer than 11 flights service the route each day between Tullamarine Airport and Mascot Airport.

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 Jetstar, Rex Regional Express 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 Wotif.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Address:
Sydney NSW,
Australia
IATA code:
SYD
Longitude:
151.179898
Latitude:
-33.932922
Time zone:
Australia/Sydney
Address:
Melbourne VIC,
Australia
IATA code:
MEL
Longitude:
144.843013
Latitude:
-37.673295
Time zone:
Australia/Sydney

Melbourne to Sydney Flight Deals from AU$99

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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 Sydney from Melbourne from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Sydney in just 1 hour(s) and 25 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Sydney from Melbourne 

Choose from 168 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$99 and rising to AU$115 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 Melbourne to Sydney today!  

Find cheap airfares to Sydney from Melbourne 

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 Melbourne and Sydney
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in February)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

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Great places to stay after flight from Melbourne to Sydney

CKS Sydney Airport Hotel
CKS Sydney Airport Hotel
4 out of 5
35 Levey Street, Wolli Creek, NSW
The price is AU$135 per night from 26 Jan. to 27 Jan.
Located in Wolli Creek, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Cahill Park and Kogarah Golf Course. Rockdale Plaza Shopping Centre and Enmore Theatre are also ...
3.9/5 Good! (218 reviews)
"The staff were all extremely helpful and courteous nothing was too much trouble."

Reviewed on 13 Jan. 2022

CKS Sydney Airport Hotel
Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel
Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel
4 out of 5
8 Arrival Court, Sydney International Airport, Mascot, NSW
The price is AU$201 per night from 27 Jan. to 28 Jan.
Located in Mascot, this hotel is within 12 mi (20 km) of Sydney Opera House, Circular Quay and Bondi Beach. Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Showground are also ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (424 reviews)
"Check-in was very slow with only 2 staff members."

Reviewed on 22 Jan. 2022

Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel
Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport Hotel & Conference Centre
Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport Hotel & Conference Centre
4.5 out of 5
Corner Of Robey And O Riordan, Mascot, NSW
The price is AU$179 per night from 5 Feb. to 6 Feb.
This family-friendly Sydney hotel is located near the airport, within 3 mi (5 km) of Marrickville Metro and King Street. Enmore Theatre is 3.1 mi (5 km) away. ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (401 reviews)
"Lovely service. Complimentary upgrade - much appreciated. Would definitely stay again"

Reviewed on 9 Jan. 2022

Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport Hotel & Conference Centre
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 Wotif.com 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.