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Last minute flights from Melbourne to Sydney

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Melbourne Sydney
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Mon., 05 Aug. AVV - SYD
Sat., 10 Aug. SYD - AVV
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$135 $119
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Melbourne Sydney
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Mon., 14 Oct. AVV - SYD
$46 $45
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Melbourne Sydney
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Tue., 23 Jul. AVV - SYD
Thu., 25 Jul. SYD - AVV
$96
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Melbourne Sydney
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Tue., 16 Jul. AVV - SYD
Fri., 19 Jul. SYD - AVV
$170 $161
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Melbourne Sydney
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Sun., 28 Jul. AVV - SYD
Wed., 31 Jul. SYD - AVV
$113
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Melbourne Sydney
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Sat., 03 Aug. AVV - SYD
Mon., 05 Aug. SYD - AVV
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$123 $108
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Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
10% Trains in Sydney are 10% cheaper than in Melbourne.
Melbourne $5.3
Sydney $5
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
0% A meal in Sydney costs roughly the same as in Melbourne.
Melbourne $23
Sydney $24
Distance: 713 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
Sydney airports
Sydney Airport (Kingsford Smith Airport) (SYD) How far from city centre: 8 kms
Bankstown (BWU) How far from city centre: 21 kms
Palm Beach Spb (LBH) How far from city centre: 12 kms
Rose Bay Spb (RSE) How far from city centre: 8 kms

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Melbourne to Sydney

How long does the flight take to go from Melbourne to Sydney?
The total flight time between Melbourne and Sydney is of around 01:25 hours on average, considering an average distance of 720 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 Sydney at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Melbourne to Sydney is $45. 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 Sydney expensive to visit compared to Melbourne?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Sydney costs an average of 6.90 AUD, 25% more expensive than Melbourne, with a fare of 5.50 AUD, while train tickets costs 6% less in Sydney: 5.00 AUD against 5.30 AUD in Melbourne. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 24.00 AUD in Sydney, 4% more than the 23.00 AUD in Melbourne. The price of the coffee is around 4% cheaper in Sydney, with an average of 5.02 AUD, while in Melbourne the coffee costs 5.22 AUD.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Melbourne to Sydney?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Australia 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!
How is the weather in Sydney compared to Melbourne?
While in Melbourne the temperatures can reach an average of 37.14 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 3.0 mm ,Sydney's temperatures can go up to 36.63 ºC during the hot season, with 9.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 2.8 ºC in Sydney, compared to the -1.12 ºC average degrees reported in Melbourne. During the winter period, Melbourne can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Sydney have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Melbourne and Sydney?
The main airport route flying between Melbourne and Sydney is: Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sydney Airport (Kingsford Smith Airport) (SYD). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Tiger Airways Australia.
  • Virgin Australia.
  • Etihad Airways.
  • Alternatively, you can find Melbourne - Sydney flights between Avalon Airport (AVV) to Sydney Airport (Kingsford Smith Airport) (SYD) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Emirates.

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