The cheapest times to fly from MLB to BNE are

  • January 22nd to March 11th
  • April 9th to May 6th
  • August 6th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 1st and October 8th)

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 MLB to BNE is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $4147 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $1365 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Brisbane

Flying from Melbourne, FL (MLB) to Brisbane (BNE) will usually cost between $1434 to $2421 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $1444. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2916. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1472 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1682 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MLB to BNE flight.

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

MLB to BNE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MLB to BNE flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Melbourne. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Brisbane, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Melbourne. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $180 (10%) 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 $1652. Return trip prices are from the BNE to MLB 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 MLB to BNE can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 30 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MLB to BNE

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 MLB to BNE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (MLB > LAX > BNE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1330
  • Average savings: $352 (20.93%)

See MLB to LAX flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (MLB > SFO > BNE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1378
  • Average savings: $304 (18.05%)

See MLB to SFO flights

Hack #3: Beijing (MLB > PEK > BNE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1405
  • Average savings: $277 (16.44%)

See MLB to PEK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MLB to BNE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Hawaiian, Korean Air, Qantas, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Brisbane International Airport to Melbourne International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9175 miles or 14766 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MLB to BNE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MLB to BNE flight is about 17 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Melbourne, FL and Brisbane?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from MLB to BNE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MLB
Origination airport name Melbourne International Airport
City Melbourne, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28.1
Longitude -80.6

Return Airport

Destination code BNE
Destination airport name Brisbane International Airport
City Brisbane
Country Australia
Latitude -27.4
Longitude 153.1


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