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Cheap flights from Melbourne to Hobart

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Hobart (HBA)

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to HBA flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Hobart flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Hobart.
ME1 - HBA
Price
$133 - $228
HBA
Temperature
13 - 23 °C
HBA
Precipitation
22 - 51 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Average price

$185

Average for round-trip flights in September 2021

Round-trip from

$133

From Melbourne to Hobart

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to Hobart?

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 40% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

To save up to 16% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 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 Hobart from $186 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $209 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Hobart?

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 Hobart. Flights to Hobart from Melbourne in May are about $169 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $88.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Hobart (ME1 - HBA)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Melbourne to Hobart is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 22% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Hobart in September, October 2021

The best prices found for MEL to HBA flights in September, October
17 Sep - 19 Sep
$92pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
HBA
Hobart
HBA
Hobart
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
16 Sep - 17 Sep
$94pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
HBA
Hobart
HBA
Hobart
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
16 Sep - 18 Sep
$96pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
HBA
Hobart
HBA
Hobart
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

Melbourne to Hobart 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Hobart from Melbourne found for this year
17 Sep - 19 Sep
$92pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
HBA
Hobart
HBA
Hobart
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
12 Nov - 14 Nov
$93pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
HBA
Hobart
HBA
Hobart
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
16 Sep - 17 Sep
$94pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
HBA
Hobart
HBA
Hobart
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

Direct flights to Hobart from Melbourne

Save time with Melbourne to Hobart direct flight deals
18 Feb - 20 Feb
$77pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
HBA
Hobart
HBA
Hobart
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
17 Feb - 19 Feb
$85pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
HBA
Hobart
HBA
Hobart
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
14 Feb - 23 Feb
$92pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
HBA
Hobart
HBA
Hobart
Jetstar
Direct
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Melbourne

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Hobart

Late deals on return flights to Hobart from Melbourne, departing today and this week
23 Sep - 30 Sep
$96pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
HBA
Hobart
HBA
Hobart
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
23 Sep - 24 Sep
$105pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
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HBA
Hobart
HBA
Hobart
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
26 Sep - 24 Oct
$112pp
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Melbourne
Jetstar
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HBA
Hobart
HBA
Hobart
Jetstar
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MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to Hobart from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Hobart
06:15 - 15:50
Jetstar
1 stop
9h 35m
MEL - HBA
Jetstar
$443
TravelFusion
05:30 - 06:25
Virgin Australia
2 stops
24h 55m
MEL - HBA
Virgin Australia
$461
CheapFaresNow
02:30 - 14:35
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
36h 05m
MEL - HBA
Multiple Airlines
$1,048
Expedia

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Melbourne</span> to <span class="emphasized">Hobart</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Hobart

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

For a flight from Melbourne to Hobart, you will be flying into Hobart. Hobart (HBA) is just 15.8 km from the centre vof the city. Hobart is the only Hobart airport and it handles 3 inbound flights from Melbourne per day. 4 airlines have flights to Hobart from Melbourne on a regular basis.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Melbourne to Hobart that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, and Virgin Australia. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Hobart for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Hobart for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $77, but on average you can expect to pay $135.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Hobart for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 18 direct flights from Melbourne to Hobart under $100. A good price for a direct flight from Melbourne to Hobart is less than $134.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to Hobart for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Melbourne to Hobart within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are direct flights available from Melbourne to Hobart?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Friday.

How popular is this Melbourne to Hobart flight route?

Within the past month, 24,260 users have taken a look at flights from Melbourne to Hobart.

How many flights depart from Melbourne to Hobart on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 2 flights from Melbourne to Hobart a day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Melbourne to Hobart?

A quick flight from Melbourne to Hobart can take about 1h 15m. Jetstar provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $77. There are 618 km between Melbourne and Hobart. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne to Hobart return?

Flying on Jetstar is currently your cheapest option to Hobart, with prices starting at $77. Another option worth looking into is Virgin Australia, starting at $148 return. Jetstar is 54% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

Destination information for Hobart

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Melbourne to Hobart.
Flight duration from Melbourne to HBA
1h 16m
Average temperature for September in Hobart
16.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Hobart
41.0 mm

Airports servicing Melbourne

Avalon (AVV)
Melbourne Essendon (MEB)

Airports servicing Hobart

Top 4 airlines flying from Melbourne to Hobart

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Hobart choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Tigerair Australia
$61 $113 No cancel fee 81%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Tigerair Australia. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Jetstar
$68 $200 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$127 $206 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$123 $262 No cancel fee 74%
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Hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Hobart

See what time of day planes typically take off from Melbourne towards Hobart.
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 65% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 34% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Melbourne to Hobart
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Melbourne to Hobart.
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
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