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Last minute flights from Melbourne to Queenstown

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Tue., 16 Jul. MEL - ZQN
Thu., 18 Jul. ZQN - MEL
$471 $447
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Mon., 14 Oct. MEL - ZQN
$149 $134
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Sun., 21 Jul. MEL - ZQN
Fri., 26 Jul. ZQN - MEL
$327 $312
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Sat., 27 Jul. MEL - ZQN
Wed., 31 Jul. ZQN - MEL
$461 $438
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Wed., 31 Jul. MEL - ZQN
Sun., 04 Aug. ZQN - MEL
$653 $638
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Thu., 08 Aug. MEL - ZQN
Sat., 10 Aug. ZQN - MEL
$591 $579
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Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
66% Trains in Queenstown are 66% cheaper than in Melbourne.
Melbourne $5.3
Queenstown $1.82
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
30% A meal in Queenstown is 30% cheaper than a meal in Melbourne.
Melbourne $23
Queenstown $15.9
Exchange rate
1 AUD = 1.11 NZD
1 NZD = 0.91 AUD
Last checked on 11 July 2024
Distance: 2121 kms
Melbourne airports
Melbourne Airport (MEL) How far from city centre: 11 kms
Avalon Airport (AVV) How far from city centre: 50 kms
Essendon (MEB) How far from city centre: 15 kms
Moorabbin (MBW) How far from city centre: 15 kms
Queenstown airports
Queenstown Airport (limited) (ZQN) How far from city centre: 8 kms

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Melbourne to Queenstown

How long does the flight take to go from Melbourne to Queenstown?
The total flight time between Melbourne and Queenstown is of around 03:13 hours on average, considering an average distance of 2,156 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Melbourne to Queenstown at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Melbourne to Queenstown is $134. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Queenstown expensive to visit compared to Melbourne?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Queenstown costs an average of 4.27 AUD, 22% cheaper than Melbourne, with a fare of 5.50 AUD, while train tickets costs 66% less in Queenstown: 1.82 AUD against 5.30 AUD in Melbourne. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 15.90 AUD in Queenstown, 31% less than the 23.00 AUD in Melbourne. The price of the coffee is around 5% cheaper in Queenstown, with an average of 4.95 AUD, while in Melbourne the coffee costs 5.22 AUD.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Melbourne to Queenstown?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions New Zealand may apply when travelling from Melbourne. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
Which airports have flights between Melbourne and Queenstown?
The main airport route flying between Melbourne and Queenstown is: Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Queenstown Airport (limited) (ZQN). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Jetstar.
  • Air New Zealand.
  • Virgin Australia.

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