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£229

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£229

Cheapest round-trip

£408

Average round-trip

£514

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Travelers usually depart from Melbourne, Avalon, Essendon, or Melbourne-Southern Cross when they travel from Melbourne to Auckland. The distance between Melbourne and Auckland is 2640 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Qantas, Air New Zealand, Jetstar Airways, Virgin Australia Airlines, and Regional Express. Melbourne and Auckland have 200 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Auckland, consider visiting Waitomo Caves, New Zealand, and Redwoods, Whakarewarewa Forest.

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New Zealand COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from Melbourne (AUS), MEL can enter New Zealand, but there are restrictions.

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  • Visa is not required
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  • Masks are recommended in certain settings

Return

Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

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 New Zealand in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Melbourne to Auckland?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Melbourne and Auckland takes around 3.6 hours.
What is the flight distance between Melbourne and Auckland?
The flight distance between Melbourne and Auckland is 2640 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Melbourne and Auckland?
Several carriers operate flights between Melbourne and Auckland. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Emirates, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Jetstar Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Melbourne?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Melbourne and Sydney, Denpasar, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Cairns, Perth, Manila, Bangkok, Hobart, Adelaide, Ho Chi Minh City, Phuket City, Ahmedabad, Christchurch, New Delhi, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, City of Launceston, Kathmandu, Proserpine.
What are the most popular routes to and from Auckland?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Auckland and Christchurch, Wellington, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Sydney, Queenstown, London, Bangkok, Brisbane, Singapore, Napier, Palmerston North, Dunedin, Ho Chi Minh City, Gold Coast, Nelson, New Plymouth, Perth, Phuket City, New Delhi.
Which airports are there in Melbourne?
Melbourne is mainly served by Melbourne. But there are other airports nearby, including Avalon, Essendon, Melbourne Moorabbin Airport.
What airports are near Auckland?
The main airport in Auckland is Auckland. It is also served by Auckland, Tauranga, Whakatane, Rotorua Regional, Hamilton, Taupo, Whangarei, Kerikeri.
What buses and trains depart from Melbourne?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Melbourne, including SKYBUS.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Melbourne and Auckland?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Melbourne and Auckland thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Melbourne and Auckland can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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