The cheapest times to fly from ADL to LST are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • May 7th to June 24th
  • November 5th to December 16th (except the week of November 26th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ADL to LST is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $365 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $181 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Launceston

Flying from Adelaide (ADL) to Launceston (LST) will usually cost between $207 to $294 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $212. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $292. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $80 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $255 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ADL to LST flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ADL to LST route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ADL to LST Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ADL to LST flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Adelaide. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $43 (16%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $230. Return trip prices are from the LST to ADL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ADL to LST can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 10 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ADL to LST while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hobart Airport (HBA) in Hobart

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from LST
  • Usually 13.95% less expensive than LST
  • Nonstop flights available

See ADL to HBA flights


Flight Hacking ADL to LST

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ADL to LST — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Melbourne (ADL > MEL > LST)

  • Price for both tickets: $200
  • Average savings: $55 (21.41%)

See ADL to MEL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ADL to LST? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, China Eastern, Emirates, Jetstar, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Launceston Airport to Adelaide International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 655 miles or 1054 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ADL to LST?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ADL to LST flight is about 2 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Adelaide and Launceston?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from ADL to LST.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ADL
Origination airport name Adelaide International Airport
City Adelaide
Country Australia
Latitude -34.9
Longitude 138.5

Return Airport

Destination code LST
Destination airport name Launceston Airport
City Launceston
Country Australia
Latitude -41.5
Longitude 147.2


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