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Cheap flights to Hamilton Island from $2,307

This is the cheapest return flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 28/11. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
BOS — HTI
16 Apr — 23 Apr1
1 adult
Tue 16/4
Tue 23/4

Flights to Hamilton Island in 2024

Find the latest flights to Hamilton Island in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 632,432 searches and data was last updated on 11 April 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

August

Average price

$470

Return from

$264

One-way from

$109
High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average for return flights in April 2024
From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Hamilton Island
One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Hamilton Island (HTI)

Cheap flights to Hamilton Island in April & May 2024

Discover affordable flights and deals to Hamilton Island in April and May 2024. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 632,432 searches and data was last updated on 11 April 2024.
The below flights offer some of the lowest fares to Hamilton Island in April and May 2024. Prices refresh often so be sure to come back soon for more deals.
Sun 19/507:15SJC - HTI
2 stops35h 50mQantas Airways
Thu 23/514:20HTI - SJC
2 stops36h 21mQantas Airways
Deal found 10/4$5,932

Hamilton Island 2024 flight deals

Explore flight deals for Hamilton Island in 2024, offering the best prices and options to suit your preferences. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 632,432 searches and data were last updated on 11 April 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals to Hamilton Island in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Thu 28/1119:55LAX - HTI
2 stops23h 45mAir New Zealand
Sat 7/1214:20HTI - LAX
2 stops38h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 11/4$2,307
Thu 28/1121:15LAX - HTI
1 stop19h 45mQantas Airways
Sat 7/1214:20HTI - LAX
1 stop21h 10mQantas Airways
Deal found 11/4$2,318
Thu 28/1121:15LAX - HTI
1 stop19h 45mQantas Airways
Sat 7/1211:45HTI - LAX
2 stops23h 45mQantas Airways
Deal found 11/4$2,343
Thu 28/1116:10LAX - HTI
3 stops27h 30mAir New Zealand
Sat 7/1211:45HTI - LAX
2 stops41h 30mAir New Zealand
Deal found 11/4$2,532
Thu 28/1119:55LAX - HTI
3 stops47h 45mAir New Zealand
Sat 7/1211:45HTI - LAX
3 stops42h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 11/4$2,595
Sun 27/1019:55LAX - HTI
2 stops46h 05mAir New Zealand
Thu 31/1014:20HTI - LAX
2 stops38h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/4$2,788
Sun 25/822:00SFO - HTI
2 stops45h 05mAir New Zealand
Thu 29/814:20HTI - SFO
2 stops39h 30mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/4$2,865
Sun 27/1013:45LAX - HTI
3 stops53h 15mSingapore Airlines
Thu 31/1012:40HTI - LAX
3 stops40h 35mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 10/4$3,300
Sun 27/1013:45LAX - HTI
3 stops53h 15mSingapore Airlines
Thu 31/1015:00HTI - LAX
2 stops70h 55mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 10/4$3,306

Find flights to Hamilton Island within your budget

Locate flights to Hamilton Island that fit your budget, with regularly updated fares and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 632,432 searches and data was last updated on 11 April 2024.

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Any airport

Budget

$2,865 - $6,796

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Depart

Return

Price

San FranciscoHamilton Island

SFO - HTI

SFOHTI

San Francisco

Sun 25/8

2 stops45h 05m

Hamilton Island

Thu 29/8

2 stops39h 30m

$2,865

San FranciscoHamilton Island

SFO - HTI

SFOHTI

San Francisco

Sun 25/8

1 stop20h 50m

Hamilton Island

Thu 29/8

1 stop19h 45m

$4,051

San FranciscoHamilton Island

SFO - HTI

SFOHTI

San Francisco

Sun 25/8

1 stop20h 50m

Hamilton Island

Thu 29/8

2 stops34h 54m

$4,086

Santa Rosa Sonoma CountyHamilton Island

STS - HTI

STSHTI

Santa Rosa Sonoma County

Tue 27/8

2 stops32h 51m

Hamilton Island

Sat 31/8

2 stops42h 38m

$4,579

Santa Rosa Sonoma CountyHamilton Island

STS - HTI

STSHTI

Santa Rosa Sonoma County

Tue 27/8

2 stops32h 51m

Hamilton Island

Sat 31/8

2 stops42h 38m

$4,965

San JoseHamilton Island

SJC - HTI

SJCHTI

San Jose

Sun 19/5

2 stops35h 50m

Hamilton Island

Thu 23/5

2 stops36h 21m

$5,932

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne CountyHamilton Island

DTW - HTI

DTWHTI

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Tue 27/8

2 stops36h 17m

Hamilton Island

Sat 31/8

2 stops47h 52m

$6,796

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Average price of flights to Hamilton Island by month

Plan your trip to Hamilton Island by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight to Hamilton Island is currently $0 while a return flight costs $4,754. Price data was last updated on 7 April 2024.

Currently, March is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Hamilton Island (average of $212). Flying to Hamilton Island in April will prove the most costly (average of $255). There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

January

$346

February

$351

March

$325

April

$391

May

$369

June

$378

July

$357

August

$332

September

$377

October

$358

November

$360

December

$377

Peak Season:

Hamilton Island is the largest inhabited island of the Whitsunday Islands lying 16 km off the coast of Queensland. The picturesque spot enjoys warm weather all year round and is a popular holiday destination with many Australian and overseas visitors booking flights to Hamilton Island. Summer (November to February) is the main peak season and you should book flights to Hamilton Island well in advance for the Christmas / New Year period and January school holidays. Kids stay free at some resorts and eat free at some of the restaurants on the island. There are plenty of family-friendly activities to enjoy such as bushwalking, go karting, golf and mini golf, a shooting range and a Koala Gallery Wildlife Experience. Other peak periods include: Easter, Great Barrier Feast (June), Whale-watching season (July – September) and Race Week (August).

Off Season:

April to August is considered low season, where you can get accommodation deals and find some of the cheapest flights to Hamilton Island. In winter (June – August) temperatures can dip to the low 20s, so while it may be too cold swimming, there are plenty of shore-based activities and a wide range of cafes and restaurants. November to May is the tropical cyclone season, while Box Jellyfish stinger season is from October through to May.

When is the best time to book a flight to Hamilton Island?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight to Hamilton Island. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.

There’s no bad time to book flight tickets to Hamilton Island, but if you plan to spend the majority of your time swimming and enjoying watersports then you’ll want to avoid the stinger season. September is recommended as the best month to take cheap flights to Hamilton Island, where you’ll manage to avoid school holiday periods, cyclones, stingers and the peak tourist season. Plus the weather is a comfortable 26C with low rainfall and humidity.

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When is the cheapest time to fly to Hamilton Island?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return to Hamilton Island. Price data was last updated on 7 April 2024.
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Users looking for the lowest fares to Hamilton Island should consider flying on Tuesday afternoons, when prices are typically cheapest. Budget-minded travellers will want to avoid Friday evenings, when prices are usually at their highest.
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Reviews of airlines servicing Hamilton Island

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Hamilton Island. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Hamilton Island. Reviews last updated 11 April 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines servicing Hamilton Island, such as Qantas Airways, Jetstar and Virgin Australia. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.3
Very Good
673 reviews

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.9

Crew

8.8

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

8.3
Very Good
673 reviews
8.3
Very Good
673 reviews

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.9

Crew

8.8

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

7.8
Good
700 reviews
8.3
Very Good
673 reviews

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.9

Crew

8.8

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

7.7
Good
1,034 reviews
8.3
Very Good
673 reviews

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.9

Crew

8.8

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

6.9
Okay
691 reviews
8.3
Very Good
673 reviews

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.9

Crew

8.8

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

What is good to know if travelling to Hamilton Island?

  • Pristine beaches, coral reefs and awesome sailing, Hamilton Island is a photographers dream, and we’ve got the best spots you can take the ultimate selfie.
  • There are more than 8,000 islands within Australia’s maritime borders, making island getaways the perfect escape. Check out our top 9 Australian islands you have to visit at least once.
  • Looking for a tropical spot to say ‘I do’? Then be sure to visit All Saint’s Chapel, on Hamilton Island, we think it’s one of the world’s most beautiful churches.
  • Walking up to Passage Peak is a challenging affair but it’ll be worth it. The views of the Whitsunday Islands at the top are drop-dead gorgeous.

Related info for your journey

  • How long is the flight to Hamilton Island?

    Flights from Sydney to Hamilton Island – 20 hrs 55 mins Flights from Melbourne to Hamilton Island – 20 hrs 30 mins Flights from Brisbane to Hamilton Island – 22 hrs 10 mins Flights from Perth to Hamilton Island – 18 hrs

  • Which airlines operate flights to Hamilton Island?

    Hamilton Island is the gateway for the Whitsundays and has its own airport. Hamilton Island Airport (HTI) services daily flights by Jetstar, Qantas and Virgin Australia from Cairns, Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. Air New Zealand, Etihad Airways and Singapore Airlines also regularly fly there. It is also known as the Great Barrier Reef Airport as it services scenic flights to the reef.

  • How to get from the airport to the city centre?

    After your flight lands at the Hamilton Island Airport (HTI), you’ll be met by shuttle bus or chauffeured golf buggy, depending on the resort accommodation you’ve reserved. Guests arriving by ferry from the mainland will also be met.

  • What does HTI mean?

    HTI stands for Hamilton Island Airport. Codes like this one are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Hamilton Island?

    Most people fly into Hamilton Island (HTI) if they book a flight to Hamilton Island. Hamilton Island is conveniently located just 1.0 km from Hamilton Island’s city centre. On average, Hamilton Island has 8 flights from Sydney per day from 3 airlines.

  • Can I find cheaper flights to Hamilton Island if I am willing to have stopovers?

    Yes, flights with stopovers are often cheaper than direct flights. Keep an eye out for flight deals to Hamilton Island on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • What is the best airline to fly to Hamilton Island?

    Based on reviews from Cheapflights users, Jetstar is rated the highest out of the airlines that fly to Hamilton Island.

  • What is the cheapest airport to fly to in Hamilton Island?

    Hamilton Island Airport is currently the cheapest airport to fly to in Hamilton Island. One-way flights to Hamilton Island Airport typically cost $99, while return flights cost around $121.

  • How much is a return flight to Hamilton Island?

    A return flight to Hamilton Island will typically cost around $196, however they can be found for as little as $79.

  • Where does the fastest flight to Hamilton Island depart from?

    For those looking to save time traveling to Hamilton Island, Brisbane offers the quickest one-way flight (1 hour 50 minutes).

  • Does Hamilton Island Airport have car hire?

    Yes. Those touching down at Hamilton Island Airport can take advantage of the car hire services offered upon their arrival.

  • Are there hotels close to Hamilton Island Airport?

    Yes. Hamilton Island Airport has hotels nearby for those requiring accommodations. 19 Pavillions, Hamilton Island is the closest property to Hamilton Island Airport (0.0 km away from Hamilton Island Airport).

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