Explore South Australia’s City of Churches. Tour world famous vineyards, sample local produce or simply relax in a café, Adelaide is one of Australia’s best hidden gems. Book your flights today and discover Adelaide.View our Adelaide travel guide
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Reasons to fly with Qantas
Visiting from Melbourne to Adelaide
Melbourne to Adelaide (MEL to ADL)
Our flight paths to Adelaide start from 1 hour and 20 minutes.
How many direct flights go to Adelaide from Melbourne on a daily basis?
On average, there are 10 flights per day from Melbourne to Adelaide, and a total of 69 flights per week.
What day of the week has more flights from Melbourne to Adelaide?
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday have the highest number of daily flights from Melbourne to Adelaide.
When to visit
Adelaide has warm sunny weather almost all year round, with maximum average of 22.3°C. Winter brings on temperatures averaging a low of 7°C. February to March is the best time of year to visit Adelaide, as temperatures tend to settle around a 14°C minimum and 24°C maximum range without any of the humidity that plagues more northern cities. As a result of this climate, Adelaide bases a large number of events during this season that gives a sense of liveliness to what is widely seen as one of Australia's typically more laid-back cities. Rainy weather usually spreads in the colder months, while spring brings a fresh growth of greenery and flowers.
Arriving in Adelaide
The helpful staff at Adelaide AirportOpens in a new tab or window will greet you when you land and assist with your travel needs. Once you collect your bags from the arrivals area, there are various transport options available to get you on your way.
Getting into Adelaide from Adelaide Airport
Taxis and rideshare services are available outside the terminal building and provide fast and convenient access to Adelaide.
Getting around Adelaide
Adelaide Metro offers an express bus service called JetExpress between the airport and the city and also offers a convenient JetBus service direct to Glenelg, West Beach and the City, servicing all stops.
Fly from Melbourne
Once you’ve got your tickets from Melbourne, there are a few things you should know to ensure you’re as prepared as possible for your flight.
What is the main airport called?
Melbourne Airport.Opens in a new tab or window Located 20 km (12.5 miles) from the city centre, Melbourne Domestic Airport (MEL), also known as Tullamarine Airport, is the main airport serving the state of Victoria. Qantas operates from two terminals in Melbourne T1 - domestic and T2 - international.
Passengers on Qantas flights from Melbourne are allocated checked baggage. If you need more luggage, you can purchase an additional baggage allowance online prior to departure.
Experience the Qantas difference
Fly with Qantas and enjoy a comfortable journey with familiar smiles waiting to welcome you onboard.
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Food and drinks on every flight
Enjoy a meal or snack every time you fly with us, as well as a range of refreshments including beer and wine+.
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