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Good to know

Low season

May Best time to beat the crowds (14% less expensive on average)

High season

December Most popular time to fly (13% more expensive on average)

Average price of a return ticket

$123 (avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Good deal for a return ticket

$111 or less

When to book flights from Sydney to Melbourne

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Top tips for finding a cheap flight

  • Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $112 or less.
  • The cheapest flight from Sydney to Melbourne was found, on average, 88 days before departure.
  • Book at least 2 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
  • High season is considered to be November, December and January. The cheapest month to fly is May.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days

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Top airlines flying Sydney Kingsford Smith to Melbourne Avalon

Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews

8.0
Qantas Airways
Overall score based on 4,855 reviews
8.2
Boarding
7.8
Comfort
8.5
Crew
7.9
Entertainment
7.6
Food
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