The cheapest times to fly from HBA to OOL are

  • January 22nd to March 18th
  • May 7th to June 17th (except the week of June 4th)
  • August 6th to September 16th
  • October 22nd to December 9th

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 OOL is late May. Prices can be as high as $397 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $136 for Tuesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Gold Coast

Flying from Hobart (HBA) to Gold Coast (OOL) will usually cost between $138 to $324 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $211. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $314. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $103 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $265 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HBA to OOL flight.

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

HBA to OOL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HBA to OOL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Hobart. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to OOL, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into HBA. 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 $130 (42%) 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 $179. Return trip prices are from the OOL 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 OOL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 54 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 HBA to OOL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Brisbane International Airport (BNE) in Brisbane

  • 59 miles (95 km) away from OOL
  • Usually 10.19% less expensive than OOL
  • Nonstop flights available

See HBA to BNE flights


Flight Hacking HBA to OOL

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 OOL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Melbourne (HBA > MEL > OOL)

  • Price for both tickets: $221
  • Average savings: $45 (16.79%)

See HBA to MEL flights

Hack #2: Sydney (HBA > SYD > OOL)

  • Price for both tickets: $243
  • Average savings: $22 (8.3%)

See HBA to SYD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, China Eastern, Hainan, Jetstar, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Tigerair, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gold Coast Airport to Hobart Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1067 miles or 1717 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HBA to OOL flight is about 2 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Hobart and Gold Coast?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 50 available flights from HBA to OOL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeHBA
Origination airport nameHobart Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeOOL
Destination airport nameGold Coast Airport
CityGold Coast


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