The cheapest times to fly from LDH to BNE are

  • January 29th to February 18th (except the week of February 5th)
  • April 9th to September 16th

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 LDH to BNE is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $1261 for Monday flights during mid December, or as low as $528 for Sunday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Brisbane

Flying from Lord Howe Island (LDH) to Brisbane (BNE) will usually cost between $620 to $1057 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $608. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1065. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $457 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $932 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LDH to BNE flight.

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

LDH to BNE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LDH to BNE flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lord Howe Island. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.26, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays 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 $144 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $811. Return trip prices are from the BNE to LDH 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 LDH to BNE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 48 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking LDH to BNE

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 LDH to BNE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Sydney (LDH > SYD > BNE)

  • Price for both tickets: $876
  • Average savings: $56 (5.96%)

See LDH to SYD flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LDH to BNE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Bangkok Airways, China Eastern, Qantas, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Brisbane International Airport to Lord Howe Island Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 459 miles or 739 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LDH to BNE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LDH to BNE flight is about 1 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Lord Howe Island and Brisbane?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from LDH to BNE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LDH
Origination airport name Lord Howe Island Airport
City Lord Howe Island
Country Australia
Latitude -31.5
Longitude 159.1

Return Airport

Destination code BNE
Destination airport name Brisbane International Airport
City Brisbane
Country Australia
Latitude -27.4
Longitude 153.1


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