The cheapest times to fly from SFO to HBA are

  • January 15th to January 28th
  • February 19th to March 25th
  • July 23rd to December 9th (except the week of October 15th)

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 SFO to HBA is mid August. Prices can be as high as $2705 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $1054 for Tuesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Hobart

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Hobart (HBA) will usually cost between $1109 to $2097 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $1097. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2461. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1364 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1584 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to HBA flight.

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

SFO to HBA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to HBA flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from San Francisco. 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 fly to HBA, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into SFO. 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 $145 (9%) 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 $1463. Return trip prices are from the HBA to SFO 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 SFO to HBA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 14 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SFO to HBA

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 SFO to HBA — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1159
  • Average savings: $425 (26.84%)

See SFO to MEL flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1177
  • Average savings: $407 (25.67%)

See SFO to SYD flights

Hack #3: Brisbane (SFO > BNE > HBA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1265
  • Average savings: $319 (20.11%)

See SFO to BNE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, ANA, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, Hong Kong Airlines, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hobart Airport to San Francisco International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7916 miles or 12740 kilometers.

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

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

How many flights go between San Francisco, CA and Hobart?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 63 available flights from SFO to HBA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSFO
Origination airport nameSan Francisco International Airport
CitySan Francisco, CA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeHBA
Destination airport nameHobart Airport


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