Question : If speed is all that matters, how can you get from MEL to WLG as quickly as possible?
Answer : The fastest direct flight is three hours and 25 minutes via Jetstar. If you catch the 12:50 AM AEST departure, you'll arrive at 6:15 AM NZST (remember, there is a two-hour time difference).
Question : Should you be aware of any airlines that have a reputation of delayed arrivals for this route?
Answer : Jetstar is late on 37% of flights from Melbourne Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to Wellington International Airport (WLG) at the moment. If you’re on Jetstar, be sure to sign up for the delay notifications to stay up to date with your flight’s status.
Question : Do travelers from Melbourne typically stay in Wellington for very long?
Answer : Over the next two months, travelers from MEL to WLG are planning on staying for about two weeks on average.
Question : Do some days of the week have more flight times than others?
Answer : When you’re flying from MEL to WLG, the day with the most flight times is Saturday, with three different options. However, with only two flight times, Thursday doesn't offer quite as many options when finding that perfect departure time.
Question : Do prices fluctuate more for this route than others?
Answer : Prices for this trip tend to fluctuate less than other flights from Australia. They can range from $355 to $501. Remember, you can save by booking further in advance.
Question : How often is the Melbourne Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to Wellington International Airport (WLG) route delayed?
Answer : This particular route gets passengers to Wellington International Airport on time 76% of the time, which puts it in the top half of the world. When a flight is late, it's a 15-minute delay on average.
Question : If you’re booking MEL to WLG, how many different choices of departure times do you have?
Answer : It does differ by the day of the week, but on average, you can expect three different choices of flight times when you book. You won't have as many choices on this route as most others departing Australia.