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Melbourne to Dunedin flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Melbourne and Dunedin take, on average, 5 h and 7 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between Melbourne with Dunedin found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High seasonAccording to search data from our customers, January is the busiest time to fly from Melbourne to Dunedin
Best time to bookAccording to real data October is the most popular time to book a flight to Dunedin when departing from Melbourne
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 2.0 NZD
British Pound Sterling New Zealand Dollar
1 NZD = 0.51 GBP
Last checked on 27 September 2021
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Dunedin are 40% cheaper than in Melbourne.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Dunedin is 21% cheaper than a meal in Melbourne.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Dunedin is 38% cheaper than in Melbourne.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Dunedin is 2% cheaper than in Melbourne.

Melbourne airports
  • ( Melbourne Airport (MEL)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ( Avalon Airport (AVV)
    How far from city centre: 31 miles
  • ( Essendon (MEB)
    How far from city centre: 9 miles
  • ( Moorabbin (MBW)
    How far from city centre: 9 miles
Dunedin airports
  • ( Dunedin International Airport (DUD)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
K Distance: 1419 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Melbourne to Dunedin

😷 Is it safe to travel from Melbourne to Dunedin during the Covid-19 situation?
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!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Melbourne to Dunedin at Opodo?
At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest flight available from Melbourne to Dunedin. Considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys, our search engine works to provides always the best price with the best conditions.
💰 Is Dunedin expensive to visit compared to Melbourne?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Dunedin costs an average of 1.63 GBP, 38% cheaper than Melbourne, with a fare of 2.62 GBP, while train tickets costs 45% less in Dunedin: 1.30 GBP against 2.36 GBP in Melbourne. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 8.28 GBP in Dunedin, 21% less than the 10.47 GBP in Melbourne. The price of the coffee is around 2% cheaper in Dunedin, with an average of 2.23 GBP, while in Melbourne the coffee costs 2.27 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Melbourne to Dunedin?
The most popular months to book a trip from Melbourne to Dunedin are October, July and January, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Melbourne to Dunedin?
The best time of the year to go to Dunedin when flying from Melbourne depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, January is the top 1º month to fly to Dunedin from Melbourne in terms of searches from our customer, followed by December and November. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, April and July are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Melbourne -  Dunedin.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Melbourne to Dunedin?
The total flight time between Melbourne and Dunedin is of around 05:07 hours on average, considering an average distance of 3,298 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Dunedin 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 ,Dunedin's temperatures can go up to 25.8 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -5.52 ºC in Dunedin, compared to the -1.12 ºC average degrees reported in Melbourne. During the winter period, Melbourne can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Dunedin have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Airlines with indirect flights from Melbourne to Dunedin are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Melbourne to Dunedin are:
  • Qantas Airways, stoping in Christchurch for 195 minutes minimun.
  • Qantas Airways, with 265 minutes scale in Wellington.
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