The cheapest times to fly from SEA to OOL are

  • February 5th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • July 23rd to November 18th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 22nd)

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 SEA to OOL is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $3362 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1036 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Gold Coast

Flying from Seattle, WA (SEA) to Gold Coast (OOL) will usually cost between $1206 to $2601 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $1209. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2968. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1760 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1476 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SEA to OOL flight.

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

SEA to OOL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SEA to OOL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Seattle. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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 Gold Coast, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Seattle. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $134 (8%) 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 $1446. Return trip prices are from the OOL to SEA 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 SEA 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 14 hour 15 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 SEA to OOL while comparing.

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

  • 59 miles (95 km) away from OOL
  • Usually 21.42% less expensive than OOL
  • 1-layover flights available

See SEA to BNE flights


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

Hack #1: Kuala Lumpur (SEA > KUL > OOL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1131
  • Average savings: $345 (23.38%)

See SEA to KUL flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1227
  • Average savings: $249 (16.84%)

See SEA to SYD flights

Hack #3: Singapore (SEA > SIN > OOL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1282
  • Average savings: $194 (13.11%)

See SEA to SIN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, ANA, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Fiji Airways, Hainan, Hawaiian, JAL, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gold Coast Airport to Seattle/Tacoma International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7371 miles or 11862 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SEA to OOL flight is about 14 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Seattle, WA and Gold Coast?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from SEA to OOL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSEA
Origination airport nameSeattle/Tacoma International Airport
CitySeattle, WA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeOOL
Destination airport nameGold Coast Airport
CityGold Coast


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