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Flight Routes from Melbourne to Launceston

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The lowest prices to Launceston within the past 7 days were AU$46 for one-way flights and AU$91 for return flights for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

23 Sep. 2018

Virgin is just ok

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Melbourne to Launceston · Virgin Australia
21 Mar. 2018

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Melbourne to Launceston · Jetstar

FAQs about flights from Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEL-Tullamarine) to Launceston, TAS Airport (LST)

Is it possible to fly from Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEL-Tullamarine) to Launceston, TAS Airport (LST) at the moment?

To avoid getting caught up in a bind when you land at Launceston, TAS Airport (LST), study our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for important information about passengers coming from Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEL-Tullamarine). This page has all you need to know regarding travel advice reports, health guidelines and a heap more.

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

The flight from MEL to Launceston Airport should only take around 1 hour and 5 minutes, so jet lag won't be an issue. Yep, that means you can leave the futuristic neck pillows and 12-hour-long audiobooks at home.

Are there non-stop flights between Tullamarine Airport (MEL) and Launceston Airport?

Not keen on spending precious holiday hours waiting for your connecting flight in some random airport? You don't have to when travelling between Melbourne and Launceston. There are multiple airlines that advertise direct flights. Take a look at Virgin Australia and Jetstar and add to your flight points.

Can I cancel or change my flight to Launceston, TAS Airport (LST)?

If your Launceston, TAS Airport (LST) holiday plans have been upended, you may be able to make a no-change-fee cancellation and score a credit for your next lastminute escape. That getaway will just have to wait! Log in to your account to find out what your options are. For more info, head to our Customer Service Portal.

What airlines fly non-stop from Tullamarine Airport to Launceston Airport?

Looking to land a direct flight from Melbourne to Launceston? If you'd prefer not to stop in some random airport along the way, look up Virgin Australia (VA). This airline operates 62 flights between these cities monthly. Also explore the deals from Jetstar (JQ). With 58 flights each month, you're sure to find a fare that suits.

How many flights are flown between Tullamarine Airport and Launceston Airport?

You'll find at least 9 flights between Tullamarine Airport (MEL) and Launceston, TAS Airport (LST) every day. That's 9 ways to get going on your next awesome escape!

Can you tell me what airlines have COVID-19 rules and social distancing if I'm planning on taking a flight?

Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Qantas have got you covered if you're concerned about COVID-19. They all have social distancing rules and COVID-19 measures in place, that may include cleaning with disinfectant and providing passenger masks, to give you as much confidence as possible during your flight.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

Looking at lastminute.com.au travel demand in 2020, Friday is often the best day to book flights, when prices are generally at their cheapest. You may be tempted to wait to finalise your booking early into the week, but our data tells us ticket prices can creep up earlier in the week, especially on Tuesdays. Something to consider when planning your next holiday!

What is the cheapest month to fly?

Here's the lowdown on the lowest airfares: March is the cheapest month to fly. When looking at 2020 flight demand on lastminute.com.au, flights departing in March generally have the lowest ticket prices. As for the most expensive month to fly, our demand data found that on average, airfares are highest in June.

How can I book cheap flights?

Get a little creative when booking your next trip to save big time! You don't have to stick to the one airline or fare type for your return trip, so consider mixing and matching to get the most savings. Is it worth it? Well in 2020, savvy shoppers on lastminute.com.au saved over 45% when they booked return flights with two different airlines or fare types. The good news is we can help you mix and match to find the best deal… just start shopping!

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Itching to book your dream trip? We totally get it. You can start looking at flights on lastminute.com.au as early as 12 months in advance, but just keep in mind some airlines may not release all their available fares that early. But good news for last minute travellers, with 2020 lastminute.com.au data proving spontaneous travellers can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 2-4 weeks prior to travel.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

Here's an insider tip—you can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travellers who booked flights on lastminute.com.au in 2019 saved over 50% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

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

Tullamarine to Launceston Flight
Origin AirportTullamarine
Origin City NameMelbourne
Destination AirportLaunceston
Destination City NameLaunceston
Number Of Airlines Serving3
Popular AirlineVirgin Australia
Distance472 km

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