Cheap Flights From Sydney to Melbourne

Flight information Sydney to Melbourne Tullamarine

Cheapest return price last month


Direct airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 706 kilometres

1h 30min

Most popular airline last month


Melbourne Tullamarine and Melbourne Essendon

2 airports

Frequently asked questions

There are 2 airports in Melbourne Tullamarine: Melbourne Tullamarine and Melbourne Essendon.
The best price found on Skyscanner for a flight from Sydney to Melbourne Tullamarine is P3,996. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month.
1h 30min is the average flight time from Sydney to Melbourne Tullamarine.
There are 14 airlines who fly direct from Sydney to Melbourne Tullamarine.
There are 564 flights per week flying from Sydney to Melbourne Tullamarine, as of July.

Tickets from Sydney to Melbourne


Which airlines fly from Sydney to Melbourne?


Direct Flight?

Days of week

Flight time


Yes, direct.

Monday – Sunday


06:40 - 08:15

07:00 - 08:35

20:40 – 22:15

21:45 – 23:20

22:00 – 23:35


Yes, direct.

Monday – Sunday


06:00 – 07:35

06:30 – 08:05

06:45 – 08:20

08:30 – 10:05

09:00 – 10:35

13:00 – 14:35

13:30 – 15:05

14:15 – 15:50

19:45 – 21:20

22:05 – 23:40

Regional Express

1 stop: Albury

Monday – Sunday

07:55 – 13:30

1 stop: Wagga Wagga

08:45 – 14:15

1 stop: Albury

11:45 – 18:50

1 stop: Mildura

12:20 – 19:50

Tigerair Australia

Yes, direct.

Monday – Sunday

06:40 – 08:15

13:50 – 15:25

14:40 – 16:15

15:15 – 16:50

20:25 – 22:00

20:40 – 22:15

21:45 – 23:20

Virgin Australia

Yes, direct.

Monday – Sunday

06:00 – 07:35

06:30 – 08:05

07:00 – 08:35

07:15 – 08:50

07:30 – 09:05

07:45 – 09:20

08:00 – 09:35

14:00 – 15:35

20:00 – 21:35

22:00 – 23:35


What are the differences between Sydney and Melbourne?






(Australian Dollar/A$)


(Australian Dollar/A$)





Visiting Sydney is lovely almost any time of the year as it is almost always warm there.

If you want to enjoy winter in Sydney, come in June to August. Although it is not snowy, the top temperature is 17°C and at night it usually falls to below 10°C. So, Sydney’s winter is not cold, but cool enough for you to wear some warm tops like sweaters.


As one of the driest cities in Australia, Melbourne is also mostly known for its extremely hot summer. If you are after its weather, visiting Melbourne might be nice in winter where the temperature reaches 14°C. There is snow but not much, it can only be seen on the peak of Mount Dandenong each year. Rainfalls are pretty high in the city (more or less 600mm), so you had better prepare a raincoat or an umbrella before exploring the city.



Travel budget estimation

Traveling cost in the city is a little bit higher than in Melbourne. An average meal in a local restaurant (including a drink) costs ₱620, a taxi ride cost starts from ₱141,60, a one-way ticket for local transport costs ₱157,33, and a short consultation with a private GP (15 minutes) is ₱2,988.

When in Melbourne, you may enjoy a meal that includes a drink in an inexpensive restaurant for ₱648,61, a taxi ride starts from ₱171,10, a single-trip ticket of a local transport only costs ₱171,10 and a short visit to a private doctor (15 minutes) is ₱2,448.


What are the transportation options available?

Between Sydney and Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport

Between Melbourne Airport and Melbourne

Suburban trains


Local buses

Regular buses

Shuttle bus

Shuttle bus



Vehicle rental



Do I need a visa to travel from Sydney to Melbourne?

Flights between Sydney and Melbourne or vice versa are considered domestic flights. Therefore, you do not need to show your passport or visa to the airport officers. What you need to bring with you is your ID card or driving license, so that your name can be confirmed by both Sydney and Melbourne airports as one of the passengers.


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What are three recommended hotels in Melbourne?

Pick one of the following recommended hotels to enjoy your holiday in Melbourne:

  1. Stamford Plaza Melbourne

    Located about only 600m away from the city centre and its finest points of interest, the 5-star hotel really suits visitors who are after quality. With reasonable price, the posh hotel offers you facilities that will make you feel like you are home, such as valet parking, non-stop reception, concierge, room and laundry service, gym with relaxing sauna and spa, rooftop swimming pool, and many more.

  2. Mantra City Central

    Sited right at the heart of Melbourne, this 4-star apartment stands tall in the crowd with its magnificent architecture and high-quality amenities. This place is great for travelers who seek both pleasure and business as it is just a stroll away from the city’s Chinatown’s culinary centre, cultural attractions like Melbourne Museum and Art Gallery, and local shopping centers.

  3. YTI Garden Hotel

    Only 139m away from Melbourne’s fine points of interest such as Emporium Melbourne and GPO, this 60-room hotel offers you a very homey place to stay. Enjoy a fridge and flat LCD TV in each room, free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, private shower with its fine hair driers and toiletries, also a desk and a coffee maker in case you are having a meeting with a client in the room.


What are the other popular routes from Sydney and Melbourne?

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Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.