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Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Armidale (ARM)

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Flight prices are per adult in Australian Dollars, based on payment at qantas.com by BPAY made 7 days or more before departure, or POLi. A fee applies for other payments. Fares may not be available on all flights or days. Some flights are operated by partner or subsidiary airlines. We will do our best to get you where you want to be on time, but we don’t guarantee flight times or schedules and they aren’t part of our contract with you.

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Visiting Armidale

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Melbourne to Armidale travel information

Located in the heart of New England High Country, Armidale is Australia’s highest city and is best known for its picturesque natural beauty, heritage architecture, cathedrals and surrounding national parks. Wander its streets and find 19th century churches mixed with modern cafes and restaurants. Take the Wollomombi walking track to Australia’s second-highest waterfall in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park, part of the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Area.

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When to visit

Best time to visit Armidale

Autumn and spring are the best times to visit Armidale. In autumn you have the lovely colours of the trees as they change colour, and in spring the beautiful colours of the spring blooms. The winters are very cold from May through to August, though mostly clear with an average low of -2°C and high of 13°C and a chance of snow.

Flight information

Melbourne to Armidale flight information

The approximate flight time for flights from Melbourne to Armidale is approximately 3 hours and 15 minutes. 

Departure information

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Once you’ve purchased your tickets from Melbourne to Armidale, there are a few things you should know to prepare for your upcoming trip. 

What is the main airport called?

Melbourne Airport. Located 20 km (12.5 miles) from the city centre, Melbourne Domestic AirportOpens external site in a new window (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. 

Baggage allowance

Passengers on Qantas flights from Melbourne to Armidale are entitled checked baggage. If you require extra luggage, you can purchase an additional luggage online prior to departure. 

Checking in

Passengers travelling from Melbourne to Armidale can check-in online up to 24 hours in advance or visit a kiosk or desk to check-in at the terminal. 

Arrival information

What is the main airport called?

Armidale Airport.Opens external site in a new window Armidale regional airport is six km from the the city centre, approximately a ten minute drive. It's located on the New England Highway in NSW with QantasLink flights connecting to the airport.

Arriving in Armidale

When you arrive in Armidale, you'll be welcomed by the friendly airport staff staff with a few easy options to get into town.

Getting into Armidale from Armidale Airport

Getting into Armidale from the airport takes just 10 minutes. Armidale Regional Airport offers a full range of hire car services meeting incoming flights. Armidale Radio Taxis are available or book on Edwards Coaches, a local coach company based in Armidale that operates airport transfers between Armidale and Armidale Airport.

Getting around Armidale

Getting around Armidale is easy. Local buses service the town, car hire, taxis and trains are available modes of transport. Alternatively, you may wish to walk or cycle on the extensive network of cycle ways. 

Why Qantas

The benefits of flying Qantas

We want to ensure you enjoy your trip from Melbourne to Armidale and arrive feeling ready to experience everything on offer in town.

Seamless check-in

We offer a number of check-in options, so it’s easy to start your trip to Armidale your way.

Included baggage

Check in baggage is included on all flights from Melbourne to Armidale. Take a look at our baggage calculator to find out more.

Can I cancel my flight booking from Melbourne to Armidale due to COVID-19?

If your flights were booked through a travel agency or third-party website, please contact them directly to discuss your options.

If your plans have changed or you no longer wish to travel, visit Manage Booking to change your travel dates or cancel your flight and request a flight credit to use towards a future flight. Please visit our Booking changes and other options page for more information.

If we’ve cancelled your Qantas flight, including your Classic Flight Reward booking, wait to hear from us before changing your booking. We’ll be contacting anyone whose flight has been impacted as soon as possible.

Important information

* Flight prices are per adult in Australian Dollars, based on payment at qantas.com by BPAY made 7 days or more before departure, POLi or Qantas issued UATP. For other payment options a percentage based fee applies, capped at a maximum per passenger of $22 for Domestic or $120 for International travel. Prices are not guaranteed until payment is made. Fares may not be available on all flights or days. Some flights are operated by partner or subsidiary airlines. Prices may fluctuate if taxes or foreign exchange rates change. Passengers booking Premium Economy may be seated in Economy on connecting flights. Check the fare rules for more details before booking. Inclusions vary between flights. All schedules subject to change, including last minute aircraft changes. QantasLink flights operated by Sunstate Airlines (Qld) Pty Ltd ABN 82 009 734 703, Eastern Australia Airlines Pty Ltd ABN 77 001 599 024, and National Jet Systems Pty Ltd ABN 11 008 279 203. Licence No per state: QLD - 407, NSW - 2TA000237, VIC - 30362, SA - TTA155, WA - 9TA52.

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~ This offer applies to Qantas operated flights for the following dates: Australian Domestic: booked between 21 May 2020 and 28 February 2022, for travel between 12 June 2020 and 28 February 2022. Trans-Tasman: booked between 15 October 2020 and 28 February 2022, for travel between 16 October 2020 and 28 February 2022. International: booked between 25 February 2021 and 28 February 2022, for travel between 1 November 2021 and 31 December 2022. If you decide to change the date of your travel, we'll waive the change fee. You'll need to change your flight before your scheduled date of departure and select a new travel date within 12 months of your original booking date. When you're ready to rebook, you'll also need to cover any fare increase for your new flight, if applicable. For all changes, your applicable Fare Rules and the Qantas Conditions of Carriage apply.