Melbourne to Wellington Flights

Melbourne (MEL) to Wellington (WLG) Flight Information

Below are some common questions asked about this flight route:
  • When can I book the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Wellington?

    Airlines adjust prices for plane tickets based on the day and time that you book your flight. After analyzing data from all airlines, we have discovered that the best days to book flights from Melbourne to Wellington are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

  • What are the airlines flying from Melbourne to Wellington?

    Airlines flying from Melbourne to Wellington include Etihad Airways,Qantas Airways,Emirates,China Eastern Airlines,Virgin Australia,Lufthansa,Swiss,Air New Zealand,Air China.

  • What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Wellington?

    Emirates provides 23 of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Wellington.

  • How many airports are there in Wellington?

    There are 1 airports in Wellington - Wellington Airport.

  • Average duration of direct flights:

    3h33m

  • Airports at destination:

    WLG

  • Flight route:

    MEL ✈ WLG

  • Price starting from:

    From AU$507

Melbourne (MEL) to Wellington (WLG) Flight Schedule

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06:50

MEL

12:10

WLG

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Lufthansa

07:50

MEL

13:10

WLG

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09:10

MEL

14:45

WLG

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CA5127

Air China

09:15

MEL

14:50

WLG

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09:25

MEL

15:00

WLG

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09:55

MEL

15:30

WLG

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10:25

MEL

16:00

WLG

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Emirates

12:35

MEL

18:10

WLG

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18:00

MEL

23:35

WLG

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18:20

MEL

23:55

WLG

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18:55

MEL

00:30

WLG

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Flight from Melbourne to Wellington

Wellington is considered one of the most populated areas in New Zealand. It is situated at the southwestern tip of North Island and has a temperate maritime climate. It is the capital of New Zealand and is the hub of business and administration of the entire country. This city also has historical importance and is home to several cultural institutions of the country. Wellington emphasises in business and economy and has one of the principal seaports that do international shipping.

Tip: Climate in Wellington is mild, moderate, and never too extreme. The Cook Strait funnels strong winds to the southern coast area.

Getting to Wellington

The Tullamarine Airport (MEL)offers several flights from Melbourne to Wellington. The least duration flight offered is 3 hour 20 minutes. Emirates and Qantas Airways are some flights that provide cheaper flights in a shorter duration. There are various bus services and shuttle services available at Wellington Airport. The Airport Flyer bus service runs from Queens Gate Mall to Wellington Airport every 20 minutes. It also offers car rentals for driving in the city, and you can book the service straight at the airport.

Tip: Wellington International Airport (WLG) is the third busiest in the country, and the entire city is well connected with train and bus lines.

Guide to Wellington

Wellington offers a wide variety of attractions for every tourist. One of the popular tourist destinations is Wellington Zoo. It is home to several exotic plants and animal kingdoms. You can also go to Mount Victoria, which offers the top view of the entire Wellington City.

Since it is the capital of the country and one of the most popular places to visit, it is also a hub for shopping. If you're a foodie and want to experience the local cuisine, the weekend markets in Cuba street is the best place to start. If you are a fan of history and culture, you can visit ‘Te Papa’ which exhibits a collection of arts and displays.

Tip:Have a look at the entire city by riding the cable car which offers a view of several landmarks of the city. It runs from Lambton Quay to Klbum.

Places to stay at Wellington

Wellington offers convenient options for accommodation for everyone. If you want to enjoy luxury, stay in the city's heart, which has several 5-star to 7-star options. If you're going to backpack around the entire town, budget hotels will fit your choice. They offer every kind of facility to travellers from Wi-Fi, Luggage storage to restaurants.

There are several cheap flights from Melbourne to Wellington available. Try to book direct flights to Wellington,which will take less time to reach. Visit Trip.com for Melbourne- Wellington flight booking to check out all your options budgets.

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Roundtrip vs One-Way Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Wellington (WLG)

There is usually no major price difference between buying a roundtrip flight versus a one-way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one-way flight from Melbourne(MEL) to Wellington(WLG). However, booking a roundtrip flight is a simpler process. You can compare roundtrip and one-way flights by using our flight comparison tool.