The cheapest times to fly from ADL to MQL are

  • January 22nd to February 18th (except the week of February 5th)
  • March 26th to September 9th (except the weeks of April 16th, April 30th, July 9th, and July 16th)
  • November 26th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ADL to MQL is early September. Prices can be as high as $409 for Sunday flights during late September, or as low as $293 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Mildura

Flying from Adelaide (ADL) to Mildura (MQL) will usually cost between $293 to $350 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $297. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late September, with an average price of $332. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $36 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $297 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ADL to MQL flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ADL to MQL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ADL to MQL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ADL to MQL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Adelaide. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.89, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $43 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $294. Return trip prices are from the MQL to ADL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ADL to MQL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 21 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking ADL to MQL

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ADL to MQL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Melbourne (ADL > MEL > MQL)

  • Price for both tickets: $267
  • Average savings: $30 (9.95%)

See ADL to MEL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ADL to MQL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, China Eastern, Qantas, Rex, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Mildura Airport to Adelaide International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 208 miles or 335 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ADL to MQL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ADL to MQL flight is about 1 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Adelaide and Mildura?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 40 available flights from ADL to MQL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ADL
Origination airport name Adelaide International Airport
City Adelaide
Country Australia
Latitude -34.9
Longitude 138.5

Return Airport

Destination code MQL
Destination airport name Mildura Airport
City Mildura
Country Australia
Latitude -34.2
Longitude 142.1


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