Opodo is now available in the following countries:

Book Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Nelson from £234

Last minute flights from Melbourne to Nelson

Save big and visit this destination

Prices shown below were available within the past 3 days for the period specified and should not be considered the final price offered. Please note that availability and prices are subject to change.
Melbourne Nelson
Wed, 01 May MEL - NSN
£241 £234
Prime price per passenger

Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
31% Trains in Nelson are 31% cheaper than in Melbourne.
Melbourne £2.75
Nelson £1.91
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
8% A meal in Nelson is 8% cheaper than a meal in Melbourne.
Melbourne £12.99
Nelson £11.93
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 2.1 NZD
1 NZD = 0.48 GBP
Last checked on 13 April 2024
Distance: 1519 miles
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
Nelson airports
Nelson Airport (NSN) How far from city centre: 1 miles

Search for flights from Melbourne to Nelson

Tips for booking cheap flights from Melbourne to Nelson

Now you are a little bit closer to your destination. If you are looking for cheap flights from Melbourne to Nelson, here you will find all the information you need to book your tickets.

Would you like to travel from Melbourne to Nelson and you are looking for cheap flights? Luck is on your side! At Opodo, you'll find the best travel deals. Take advantage of this opportunity and get your ticket from Melbourne to Nelson at the best price!

1. What can I do to save money when booking flights from Melbourne to Nelson?

To save money when booking flights from Melbourne to Nelson, you can follow these tips:

By following these strategies, you can efficiently save money when booking flights from Melbourne to Nelson, ensuring a more economical and enjoyable journey.

2. Can the price of my tickets from Melbourne to Nelson change during the booking process?

Prices for tickets from Melbourne to Nelson may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

3. Can I book last-minute flights from Melbourne to Nelson on Opodo?

When booking a flight, you may encounter situations where your desired travel date is unavailable or the flight price has increased beyond your budget. Rest assured, Opodo offers a solution. Explore our last-minute flight deals to find affordable options, especially if you have flexibility with your travel dates. Whether you need to depart on short notice or simply want to discover the cheapest day to fly between Melbourne and Nelson, our last-minute flights section has you covered.

4. How to make my reservation through the Opodo search engine?

Opodo provides you with all the useful information about the flights covering the route between Melbourne to Nelson airports. Preparing for your trip is very easy! All you have to do is enter into Opodo search engine your departure and destination airports, the dates of travel, and the number of passengers. A list of all available flights will appear on your screen in a matter of seconds! For your convenience, you can sort it according to your preferences, such as time, price, or duration of the trip.

Ready to start your journey from Melbourne to Nelson? Visit Opodo now to discover the best travel deals, set price alerts, and book your flight ticket at the best price. Your adventure begins here. Book with Opodo and make your travel dreams a reality!

Frequently asked questions about flights from Melbourne to Nelson

How long does the flight take to go from Melbourne to Nelson?
The total flight time between Melbourne and Nelson is of around 05:10 hours on average, considering an average distance of 3,186 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 Nelson at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Melbourne to Nelson is 234£. 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 Nelson expensive to visit compared to Melbourne?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Nelson costs an average of 1.79 GBP, 47% cheaper than Melbourne, with a fare of 3.38 GBP, while train tickets costs 31% less in Nelson: 1.91 GBP against 2.75 GBP in Melbourne. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 11.93 GBP in Nelson, 8% less than the 12.99 GBP in Melbourne. The price of the coffee is around 6% cheaper in Nelson, with an average of 2.53 GBP, while in Melbourne the coffee costs 2.70 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Melbourne to Nelson?
The most popular months to book a trip from Melbourne to Nelson are November, October and July, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Melbourne to Nelson?
The best time of the year to go to Nelson when flying from Melbourne depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, November is the top 1º month to fly to Nelson from Melbourne in terms of searches from our customer, followed by April and December. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, July and August are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Melbourne - Nelson.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Melbourne to Nelson?
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 is the weather in Nelson 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 ,Nelson's temperatures can go up to 26.47 ºC during the hot season, with 9.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -4.61 ºC in Nelson, compared to the -1.12 ºC average degrees reported in Melbourne. During the winter period, Melbourne can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Nelson have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
Airlines with indirect flights from Melbourne to Nelson are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Melbourne to Nelson are:
  • Emirates, stoping in Auckland for 305 minutes minimun.
  • Jetstar, with 225 minutes scale in Auckland.
Flight Duration 5 h and 10 m Flights between Melbourne and Nelson take, on average, 5 h and 10 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £234 Cheapest price for a flight between Melbourne and Nelson found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High season November According to search data from our customers, November is the busiest time to fly from Melbourne to Nelson
Airlines flying this route Emirates, Jetstar Airline(s) with flights between Melbourne to Nelson

Plan your trip