Cheap flights from Melbourne to Hamilton Island

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The best prices from Melbourne to Hamilton Island are usually found in May or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Hamilton Island

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to HTI flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Hamilton Island flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Hamilton Island.

MEL - HTI

Price

$249 - $372

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$332

From Melbourne to Hamilton Island

One-way from

$263

One-way flight from Melbourne to Hamilton Island

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island?

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 18% on the overall cost on flights from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island?

To save on the cost of your flight from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island, book at least 58 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 19% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $480 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $485.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island?

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Hamilton Island from Melbourne Airport. Prices for May average $397 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $260. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 24% on your journey compared to booking in May

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island (MEL - HTI)?

When flying from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 29% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Hamilton Island in October, November 2021

The best prices found for MEL to HTI flights in October, November
20 Nov. - 27 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

25h 40m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

8h 45m
$405

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 20/10/21

20 Nov. - 27 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

2 stops

25h 05m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

8h 45m
$476

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 20/10/21

20 Nov. - 27 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

2 stops

46h 00m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

22h 35m
$612

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 20/10/21

Melbourne to Hamilton Island 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Hamilton Island from Melbourne found for this year
3 Dec. - 9 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

5h 20m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 00m
$401

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19/10/21

20 Nov. - 27 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

25h 40m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

8h 45m
$405

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 20/10/21

3 Dec. - 9 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

5h 20m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

7h 45m
$413

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 19/10/21

Direct flights to Hamilton Island from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Hamilton Island direct flight deals
25 Dec. - 31 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 50m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 50m
$431

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 18/10/21

12 Mar. - 16 Mar.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 50m
$436

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20/10/21

3 Dec. - 9 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 00m
$440

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 19/10/21

One-way flights to Hamilton Island from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Hamilton Island
30 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

7h 00m
$189

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 19/10/21

25 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

6h 25m
$192

Jetstar

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Deal found 18/10/21

29 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

6h 25m
$196

Jetstar

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Deal found 19/10/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Hamilton Island flights.

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

If you book a flight to Hamilton Island from Melbourne, you will be flying to Hamilton Island, which is the city’s only airport. Hamilton Island (HTI) is located 1.0 km from the centre of Hamilton Island. There are 0 flights from Melbourne to Hamilton Island per day from 3 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Melbourne to Hamilton Island have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Virgin Australia, Qantas Airways, and Jetstar flying from Melbourne to Hamilton Island have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $376, but on average you can expect to pay $435.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 12 direct flights from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island under $500. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island is less than $489.

What days are direct flights available from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday.

How popular is this Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island flight route?

The Melbourne to Hamilton Island flight path was viewed by 2,331 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

How many flights depart from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island on average per day?

Per day, 2 flights depart from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island?

Airlines like Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways fly from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island in about 2h 50m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 3h 55m. The distance between Melbourne Airport and Hamilton Island is about 1978 km. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island return?

Our cheapest airline available from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island is Virgin Australia. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $377 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Qantas Airways, starting at $456. Users have found that Virgin Australia is 4% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Virgin Australia, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $189. However, be on the lookout for offers from Jetstar and Qantas Airways, as they are both options that can get you from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island for a low price.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island?

Before booking your flight from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Jetstar, Qantas Airways or Virgin Australia.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $174. While the most popular route (Melbourne - Hamilton Island) can be booked for $357 on average our data indicates $691 when flying from Melbourne Airport to Hamilton Island

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Hamilton Island

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 3 airlines flying from Melbourne to Hamilton Island

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Hamilton Island choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$275
Average$424
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$275
Average$429
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$281
Average$509
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Hamilton Island

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Weekly flight availability from Melbourne to Hamilton Island

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Melbourne to Hamilton Island
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Monday2daily flights
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Friday2daily flights
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