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Cheap Flights to Hobart from Melbourne

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Melbourne to Hobart route information

Origin Airport Tullamarine
Destination Airport Hobart Intl.
Airlines Serving Jetstar, Qantas Airways, Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia
Flight Price AU$82
Distance 613 km



Cheap MEL to HBA Flights

  • Question : How long is the flight from MEL to HBA?
    Answer : If you're able to take the direct flight (which is offered by Qantas), you will be able to leave MEL at 12:30 PM AEST and get to HBA at 1:45 PM AEST (one hour and 15 minutes).
  • Question : Which airline has the least delays from Melbourne to Hobart?
    Answer : Booking with Cobham Airline Services means you will arrive to Hobart about the time you were supposed to. In fact, this airline has an 80% on-time average. It never hurts to be prepared. If you should choose this airline, be sure to track the flight status to stay on top of the departure time.
  • Question : How many flights are there per day from Melbourne to Hobart?
    Answer : Each day is different, but on average, you can expect to see 31 available departure times. You’ll have more choices on this route than most other routes departing Australia.
  • Question : How long do most people stay in Hobart?
    Answer : Of course, you are not most people, but if you were, you'd stay about six days.
  • Question : What day has the most flight time options?
    Answer : The day with the most departure times for this route is Friday with 36 options. The day with the least amount of times is Saturday with only 26 options.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
    Answer : The cheapest day to fly from Melbourne to Hobart is on Tuesday. So, if you want to save some money on your next trip look for flights on that day.
  • Question : How much is a plane ticket to Hobart (HBA) from Melbourne (MEL)?
    Answer : Cost can range from $132 to $655, prices for MEL to HBA do fluctuate more than most routes in Australia. However, usually the sooner you book, the better price you get.

MEL to HBA Flights

Melbourne and Hobart Airports

Flights from Melbourne to Hobart bring you from the second-busiest airport in Australia to smaller, but no less efficient, grounds in Cambridge, Tasmania. Once you have your Melbourne plane tickets in hand, getting to the airport is easy. Melbourne Airport (MEL) is 23 km from the city, and has won several tourism awards, so you’re in good hands once you get there. The departures level is easily accessible for drop off at all terminals. If you drive yourself, ample parking is on-site at each terminal as well, and most car parks offer aerobridges for easy access to your gate. For lengthier trips, the long-term car park is serviced by a shuttle that runs every 15 minutes.

Once you land, you’re only 17 km northeast of Hobart. Shuttle buses and taxis take passengers into the city in about 20 minutes, but the most efficient way is to drive yourself. Car rentals in Hobart are easy to book and give you the freedom to make your own schedule. There is one car park at Hobart International Airport (HBA), which accommodates short- and long-term parking.

Route Information

Melbourne to Hobart flights take just over one hour and head 600 km south over the Bass Strait. Jetstar, Virgin Australia, Tigerair, and Qantas make nearly 20 daily flights, so cheap flights from Melbourne to Hobart are easy to find. You’ll be visiting the beach at Sandy Bay in no time.

Time to Travel has discounts on flights to Hobart, and booking is simple. In no time you will be on your way to Tasmania, after scoring cheap tickets to Hobart from Melbourne. Get your holiday started now, so you can see Australia’s oldest theatre, the Theatre Royal, as soon as possible. Celebrate yachts at the Hobart Summer Festival, or tour the historic Georgian and Victorian architecture at any time of year. It is always a great time to visit Hobart.

Jun 14, 2019

Too bad you don't have free water on your flights...

May 28, 2019

The seats and leg room aren't comfortable, but it's manageable for a short flight.

Apr 11, 2019

There as a delay to he flight whilst repairs needed to be done to the plane prior to departure which were managed in a very efficient and communicative manner.

Jan 11, 2019

Erin (in flight) was excellent. Make sure she gets a reward!

Dec 28, 2018


Nov 30, 2018

Good flight

Nov 11, 2018

Although our flight was delayed by an hour or more the staff and hostess was lovely. Nothing was too difficult. Our return flight wasn’t late and staff were really friendly and helpful. Well done Virgin

Sep 27, 2018

Flight was 45 late for take off due to high winds

Sep 5, 2018

The staff were very lovely. I’m a nervous flyer and a hostess checked to make sure I was okay and told me if I needed anything to let her know. Big happy smiles on all hostesses, calmed my nerves!

Aug 25, 2018

Our flight had been cancelled but Jetstar has us on the next flight and the staff were great.