The cheapest times to fly from HNL to OOL are

  • January 15th to February 4th
  • May 7th to June 24th
  • July 30th to November 4th
  • December 17th to December 31st

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 HNL to OOL is early June. Prices can be as high as $5247 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $398 for Tuesday flights around early June.


When to Fly to Gold Coast

Flying from Honolulu, HI (HNL) to Gold Coast (OOL) will usually cost between $440 to $1424 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early June with an average ticket price of $466. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $1743. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1277 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $808 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HNL to OOL flight.

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

HNL to OOL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HNL to OOL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Honolulu. 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 fly to OOL, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into HNL. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Gold Coast, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Honolulu. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $433 (38%) 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 $722. Return trip prices are from the OOL to HNL 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 HNL to OOL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 27 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 HNL to OOL while comparing.

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

  • 59 miles (95 km) away from OOL
  • Usually 16.46% less expensive than OOL
  • Nonstop flights available

See HNL to BNE flights


Flight Hacking HNL 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 HNL to OOL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Sydney (HNL > SYD > OOL)

  • Price for both tickets: $671
  • Average savings: $137 (16.96%)

See HNL to SYD flights

Hack #2: Melbourne (HNL > MEL > OOL)

  • Price for both tickets: $731
  • Average savings: $78 (9.59%)

See HNL to MEL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, ANA, China Eastern, Delta, Hawaiian, JAL, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gold Coast Airport to Daniel K Inouye International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4709 miles or 7578 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HNL to OOL flight is about 9 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Honolulu, HI and Gold Coast?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from HNL to OOL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeHNL
Origination airport nameDaniel K Inouye International Airport
CityHonolulu, HI
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeOOL
Destination airport nameGold Coast Airport
CityGold Coast


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