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The lowest prices to Tullamarine within the past 7 days were AU$61 for one-way flights and AU$115 for return flights for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.


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FAQs about flights from Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) to Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEL-Tullamarine)

Is it possible to fly from Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) to Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEL-Tullamarine) at the moment?

If you're taking a flight from Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) to Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEL-Tullamarine) and want info about travel advisories or health guidelines, be sure to check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Here you'll find all you need to know before you book.

How long is the flight from SYD to Tullamarine Airport?

The flight from Sydney Airport to Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEL-Tullamarine) should only take around 1 hour and 35 minutes. A little heads up — if you decide to order a couple of cold ones from the drinks trolley, you might have a hard time blaming your grogginess on jet lag!

Are there non-stop flights between Sydney Airport and Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEL-Tullamarine)?

Decided on a whim to take yourself away for a little jaunt? There are multiple airlines with flights straight from Sydney to Melbourne, including Qantas and Virgin Australia.

Can I cancel or change my flight to Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEL-Tullamarine)?

If your Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEL-Tullamarine) 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 Mascot Airport to MEL?

Love wandering around the airport bored silly during a stopover? No? Didn't think so. You won't have to do that if you're travelling from Sydney to Melbourne. A selection of airlines advertise direct flights on this route every month. The most popular options are:

  • Qantas - (QF) with 608 flights every month
  • Virgin Australia - (VA) with 441 flights every month
  • Jetstar - (JQ) with 273 flights every month
  • Rex Regional Express - (ZL) with 108 flights every month
How many flights are flown between Sydney Airport and Tullamarine Airport?

There are approximately 67 flights that connect Mascot Airport and MEL daily. Yep, that's right, it's never too late to embark on a lastminute adventure to Melbourne.

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

Qantas, Virgin Australia and Jetstar 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.

Kingsford Smith Intl. to Tullamarine Flight
Origin AirportKingsford Smith Intl.
Origin City NameSydney
Destination AirportAvalon
Destination City NameMelbourne
Number Of Airlines Serving4
Popular AirlineVirgin Australia
Distance749 km

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