The cheapest times to fly from ADL to PLO are

  • January 1st to December 16th (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)

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 PLO is early to mid December. Prices can be as high as $241 for Wednesday flights during late December, or as low as $207 for Tuesday flights around early to mid December.


When to Fly to Port Lincoln

Flying from Adelaide (ADL) to Port Lincoln (PLO) will usually cost between $207 to $241 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid December with an average ticket price of $207. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $212. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $241 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ADL to PLO flight.

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

ADL to PLO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ADL to PLO 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 $0.98, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays 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 $2 (1%) 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 $207. Return trip prices are from the PLO 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 PLO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 15 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from ADL to PLO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kingscote Airport (KGC) in Kingscote

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from PLO
  • Usually 13.10% less expensive than PLO
  • Nonstop flights available

See ADL to KGC flights

Destination alternative #2: Whyalla Airport (WYA) in Whyalla

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from PLO
  • Usually 9.98% less expensive than PLO
  • Nonstop flights available

See ADL to WYA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Alliance Airlines, Qantas, Rex, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Port Lincoln Airport to Adelaide International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 152 miles or 245 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ADL to PLO flight is about 1 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Adelaide and Port Lincoln?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from ADL to PLO.


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 PLO
Destination airport name Port Lincoln Airport
City Port Lincoln
Country Australia
Latitude -34.6
Longitude 135.9


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