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Flight information Melbourne to Auckland International

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Average flight time, total distance 2647 kilometres

3h 30min

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Auckland International

1 airport

Frequently asked questions

There's one airport in Auckland: Auckland International.
The best price found on Skyscanner for a flight from Melbourne to Auckland International is $196. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month.
3h 30min is the average flight time from Melbourne to Auckland International.
There are 9 airlines who fly direct from Melbourne to Auckland International.
As of February, there are 76 flights per week flying from Melbourne to Auckland International.

Which airlines fly from Melbourne to Auckland?

How easy is it to depart from Melbourne?

Melbourne has 3 airports, but the only one offering routes to Auckland is the Melbourne Tullamarine Airport. This is an excellent and well-equipped airport and easy to transit through.

  • Terminal 2 – functions as the international terminal for the airport. Flights to Auckland depart from here.

Terminal 2 has lots of amenities, including duty-free shops, VIP lounges, restaurants, coffee kiosks, bars, ATMS, bureau de change services, and free WiFi. The other terminals are all within walking distance.

Recommended arrival time for checking in for an international flight is 2-3 hours.

What do I need before I depart from Melbourne?

  • All international travel requires passengers to carry a valid passport.

What information do I need to know before arriving in Auckland?

Auckland Airport is New Zealand’s busiest airport, serving its largest city. There are 2 terminals in total, with 1 international and 1 domestic.

  • International Terminal – all flights from Melbourne will fly into this terminal.

The international terminal has currency exchange booths, cash machines, duty-free shops, restaurants, bars, payphones, a travel agency, and free WiFi. Links to the domestic terminal are provided by a free shuttle service. 

Taking a taxi into central Auckland will take around 30 minutes, and cost 75-90NZD ($68-82).

What is the weather like in Auckland?

  • Auckland is cooler than Melbourne, with the summer months averaging about 23°C, and the winter ones averaging 14°C.

Is there a time difference between Melbourne and Auckland?

  • Auckland is 2 hours ahead of Melbourne.

Is Auckland cheaper than Melbourne?

Auckland and Melbourne cost roughly the same as one another. However, if you’re on a budget, you should read our guide on how to see the best of this city for under $300

  • Dining for 2 in Auckland at a mid-range restaurant is typically around 90NZD ($81).
  • Picking up a cappuccino in Auckland will cost about 4.50NZD ($4.10).
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