Compare cheap Broome to Melbourne flights

Flight information Broome to Melbourne

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Average flight time, total distance 3112 kilometres

6h 25min

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Melbourne Tullamarine, Melbourne Avalon and Melbourne Essendon

3 airports

Which airlines fly from Broome to Melbourne?

The only airline to offer a direct flight from Broome to Melbourne is Qantas, with a 10.50am departure every Sunday.

It’s often cheaper to book a 1-stop flight with either Qantas or Virgin Australia through Perth, although this has the disadvantage of a longer flight time.

Is there a time difference between Broome and Melbourne?

Yes. Melbourne is 2 hours ahead of Broome in winter and 3 hours ahead in summer.

What is the weather like in Melbourne?

Melbourne is much cooler than Broome. While Broome’s lowest average monthly temperature is 22°C (July), Melbourne’s highest is 20°C (February). However, don’t be surprised to have the odd 40-degree day if you travel to Victoria in the summer.

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Essential travel information for Melbourne

  • You need photo ID, such as a passport or driving licence, for flights from Broome to Melbourne.
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Departing from Broome

Broome Airport (BME) until recently offered international flights, but currently only caters to domestic travellers. It has a single terminal for all its flights, with a mix of small and large airlines using its facilities.

From the centre of Broome, it’s less than a 5-minute drive to the airport. From Cable Beach, this may take 10 minutes, although you can also catch a bus from the northern end of the beach.

Whichever way you choose to get to the airport, it’s recommended that you give yourself an hour to check-in, drop your bags and pass through security. 

Arriving in Melbourne

Although Melbourne has 2 airports, all flights from Broome land at Melbourne Airport (MEL) in Tullamarine. This is the biggest airport in Melbourne and indeed the 2nd busiest in Australia (after Sydney Airport).

The airport is 22km from the airport, which takes around 20 minutes by road in good traffic. While car hire and taxis are available at the terminal, it’s cheaper to get a SkyBus shuttle. You have the option of 3 routes: to the CBD, to the Docklands and to St Kilda.

Return flights from Melbourne to Broome

The SkyBus offers discounted return tickets if you buy these at the time you make your initial purchase. This makes catching your Melbourne to Broome flight easier and cheaper than it otherwise might be.

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Please note: all information is correct as of November 2018.

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