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 ME1 to HTI flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Hamilton Island flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Hamilton Island.

ME1 - 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

Average price

$405

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$333

From Melbourne to Hamilton Island

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

Thursday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Melbourne to Hamilton Island. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Hamilton Island.

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

To save up to 19% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 58 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Melbourne to Hamilton Island from $481 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $486 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Hamilton Island. Flights to Hamilton Island from Melbourne in May are about $398 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $260.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Hamilton Island (ME1 - HTI)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Melbourne to Hamilton Island at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 29% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

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

The best prices found for Melbourne to HTI flights in October, November
18 Nov. - 25 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

6h 40m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

7h 50m
$386

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26/10/21

23 Nov. - 25 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

17h 40m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

6h 45m
$407

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 26/10/21

23 Nov. - 25 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

2 stops

7h 50m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

12h 45m
$462

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 26/10/21

Melbourne to Hamilton Island 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Hamilton Island from Melbourne found for this year
18 Nov. - 25 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

6h 40m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

7h 50m
$386

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26/10/21

23 Nov. - 25 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

17h 40m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

6h 45m
$407

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 26/10/21

24 Dec. - 29 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

8h 45m
$453

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

Direct flights to Hamilton Island from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Hamilton Island direct flight deals
16 Jan. - 23 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 50m
$292

Jetstar

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Deal found 23/10/21

7 Jan. - 14 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 50m
$381

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

25 Dec. - 9 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

2h 50m
$458

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

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?

Hamilton Island (HTI), located 1.0 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Melbourne to Hamilton Island. 3 airlines have flights to Hamilton Island from Melbourne on a regular basis. Booking flights from Melbourne to Hamilton Island should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Melbourne per day.

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 to Hamilton Island for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Hamilton Island for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $292, but on average you can expect to pay $438.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Hamilton Island for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 12 direct flights from Melbourne to Hamilton Island under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Hamilton Island is less than $501.

How popular is this Melbourne to Hamilton Island flight route?

Flights from Melbourne to Hamilton Island have been viewed 2,331 times in the past calendar month.

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

Flying on Jetstar is currently your cheapest option to Hamilton Island, with prices starting at $292. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways, with the lowest prices starting at $407 and $483, respectively. Users have found that Jetstar is 26% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

Consider Jetstar, Qantas Airways or Virgin Australia when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Melbourne to Hamilton Island.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Hamilton Island?

The cheapest flight price from Melbourne to Hamilton Island is $175. On average you can expect to pay $692. The most popular route, (Melbourne - Hamilton Island), can usually be booked for $292.

Other flights 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.
Mildura to Cairnsfrom $835 pp

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$276
Average$430
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
Tuesday0daily flights
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Friday2daily flights
Saturday0daily flights