Jetstar launches Melbourne to Margaret River direct flights

Jetstar will launch new direct flights between Melbourne and the Margaret River region next year.

From March 25, Jetstar will operate three direct services between Tullamarine Airport and the Busselton-Margaret River Airport.

Margaret River was named by Lonely Planet as the number one destination to visit in 2019 on its Best in Asia Pacific list.

The new direct flights will operate Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, departing Tullamarine Airport at 8.00am AEST and arriving at Busselton-Margaret River Airport at 9.05am WST; then returning to Melbourne at 9.40am WST.

The region is home to more than 85 cellar doors with many offering restaurants with vineyard and ocean views and hosts the annual Gourmet Escape which attracts both global and local culinary superstars for a series of events and pop-ups across the region.