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Travelers usually depart from Melbourne, Avalon, Essendon, or Melbourne-Southern Cross when they travel from Melbourne to Brisbane. The distance between Melbourne and Brisbane is 1382 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Virgin Australia Airlines, Jetstar Airways, Qantas, Fiji Airways, and Regional Express. Melbourne and Brisbane have 325 direct flights per week.

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Virgin Australia Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Melbourne to Brisbane

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Virgin Australia AirlinesVOZVAYesNo
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
Closes 1 hours before flight
QantasQFAQFYesNo
Fiji AirwaysFJIFJYesNo
Regional ExpressRXAZLNoNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Melbourne to Brisbane?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Melbourne and Brisbane takes around 2.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Melbourne and Brisbane?
The flight distance between Melbourne and Brisbane is 1382 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Melbourne and Brisbane?
Several carriers operate flights between Melbourne and Brisbane. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Virgin Australia Airlines, 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, Gold Coast, Cairns, Perth, Manila, Bangkok, Auckland, 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 Brisbane?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Brisbane and Sydney, Proserpine, Manila, Denpasar, Auckland, Perth, Cairns, Adelaide, Darwin, New Delhi, Taipei, Bangkok, Townsville, Ho Chi Minh City, Coffs Harbour, London, Mackay, City of Newcastle, Wellington, Rockhampton.
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 Melbourne?
The main airport in Melbourne is Melbourne. It is also served by Warrnambool.
What airports are near Brisbane?
The main airport in Brisbane is Brisbane. It is also served by Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Ballina Byron Gateway, Brisbane West Wellcamp, Lismore.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Melbourne and Brisbane?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Melbourne and Brisbane thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Melbourne and Brisbane can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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