The cheapest times to fly from HBA to KOA are

  • January 22nd to March 25th
  • May 7th to June 10th
  • July 16th to September 9th
  • October 29th to December 2nd (except the week of November 19th)

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 HBA to KOA is mid May. Prices can be as high as $2155 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $808 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Kailua-Kona

Flying from Hobart (HBA) to Kona, HI (KOA) will usually cost between $816 to $1494 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $833. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1757. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $924 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $957 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HBA to KOA flight.

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

HBA to KOA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HBA to KOA flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Hobart. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Kailua-Kona, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Hobart. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $59 (3%) 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 $981. Return trip prices are from the KOA to HBA 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 HBA to KOA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 5 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking HBA to KOA

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 HBA to KOA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Sydney (HBA > SYD > KOA)

  • Price for both tickets: $938
  • Average savings: $20 (2.04%)

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Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HBA to KOA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, Qantas, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ellison Onizuka Kona International at Keahole Airport to Hobart Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5614 miles or 9035 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HBA to KOA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HBA to KOA flight is about 11 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Hobart and Kona, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from HBA to KOA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeHBA
Origination airport nameHobart Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeKOA
Destination airport nameEllison Onizuka Kona International at Keahole Airport
CityKona, HI
Countrythe United States


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