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Book your trip to arrive at Melbourne, Avalon, Essendon, or Melbourne-Southern Cross. The most popular airlines for this route are Air New Zealand, Jetstar Airways, Qantas, Regional Express, and Emirates. Dunedin and Melbourne have 213 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from Dunedin to Melbourne

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Air New ZealandANZNZYesNo
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
Closes 1 hours before flight
QantasQFAQFYesNo
Regional ExpressRXAZLNoNo
EmiratesUAEEKNoNo

Australia COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from New Zealand with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Melbourne (AUS), MEL, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • Visa Not Required

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Australia

  • Mandatory travel declaration form

Return

COVID-19 testing
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers

  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required

  • Mandatory COVID-19 test on arrival

  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers

Visa requirements
  • Visa Not Required

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for New Zealand

  • Mandatory New Zealand Travel Declaration

  • Mandatory New Zealand Travel Declaration

Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in some public and private places

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Australia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Dunedin?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Dunedin and Auckland, Wellington, Gold Coast, Brisbane, Sydney, Rarotonga, Bangkok, New Plymouth, Christchurch, Kuala Lumpur, Napier, Gisborne, Honolulu, Kununurra, Hamilton, Apia, Palmerston North, Nadi, Ho Chi Minh City, Rotorua.
What are the most popular routes to and from Melbourne?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Melbourne and Sydney, Auckland, Denpasar, Christchurch, Brisbane, Perth, Bangkok, Singapore, Manila, Gold Coast, Adelaide, New Delhi, Kuala Lumpur, Hobart, London, Seoul, Ho Chi Minh City, Cairns, Queenstown, Mumbai.
What airports are near Dunedin?
The main airport in Dunedin is Dunedin. It is also served by Queenstown, Dunedin, Timaru, Invercargill.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Dunedin and Melbourne?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Dunedin and Melbourne thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Dunedin and Melbourne can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Dunedin and Melbourne?
Currently, you can fly between Dunedin and Melbourne with Air New Zealand, Jetstar Airways, Qantas, Regional Express, Emirates.
When's the best time to travel between Dunedin and Melbourne?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Dunedin and Melbourne, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between Dunedin and Melbourne?
Traveling between Dunedin and Melbourne, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
How many airports are there near Dunedin?
There are a number of airports in and around Dunedin. The main one is Dunedin and other nearby airports include Queenstown, Dunedin, Timaru, Invercargill
What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Dunedin and Melbourne depart?
What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Dunedin and Melbourne arrive?
What time do flights between Dunedin and Melbourne depart?
What time do flights between Dunedin and Melbourne arrive?

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