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Cheapest Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Hobart (HBA)

Airfares from Tullamarine to Hobart Intl. for one-way flights were as low as AU$61 and round trip flights were AU$143 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Melbourne to Hobart Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Hobart (HBA)

Work hard, travel harder! Wotif brings you the cheapest Melbourne to Hobart flights, making it possible to have a five star holiday without that five star price tag. Browse and compare our top MEL to HBA routes and airport options. So, go ahead and treat yourself, your sweetheart, or the kids to an unforgettable holiday this year.

Melbourne to Hobart Information

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Traveling To
Hobart Intl.
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Number of Airlines Serving
Average Flight Time
1 hours 15 mins
Direct Flight Time
1 hours 15 mins
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Frequently asked questions

Can I take a flight from MEL to Hobart Airport right now?
If you’re going from Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to Hobart Intl. Airport (HBA) and want to avoid getting stuck in a bind, check the Covid-19 Travel Advisor before you book. Here, you’ll find important info on this destination’s flying restrictions and quarantine.
How long is the flight from Tullamarine Airport to HBA?
The whiz who came up with the idea of flying was a legit genius. It’s hard to believe all that separates Melbourne from Hobart is an easy plane ride of 1 hour and 15 minutes. Bring a juicy magazine, kick back and enjoy the flight.
What airlines fly direct from Tullamarine Airport to HBA?
You don’t have to worry about annoying stopovers or your gear going to another part of the world. You can select from several airlines with direct flights from MEL to HBA, such as Qantas and Jetstar.
What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Hobart Intl. Airport (HBA) due to COVID-19?
If your travel plans to HBA have been affected by COVID-19, you may be able to make a no-change-fee cancellation and score a credit that you can use on another flight. Sign in to your Wotif account to see if your booking is eligible. If you still have questions, our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more info.
Does Wotif offer flights with flexible change policies?
Some airlines offer the option to change your Hobart Airport flight without a fee. That way, you won’t get stung with extra costs — but you’ll have to pay any difference between the old flight and the new one. Stress less by keeping your eye out for the “no change fees” filter when you book.
How many flights are there from Tullamarine Airport to Hobart Airport?
If you’d like to fly between Tullamarine Airport (MEL) and Hobart Intl. Airport (HBA) at the start of the week, somewhere in the middle or even on a lazy Sunday, it’s a done deal. Take a look at the 14 flights which operate on a daily basis and away you go.
If I'm planning to fly, what are some airlines that have COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules?
There are many airlines that have social distancing rules and use COVID-19 measures, including Qantas, Jetstar and Virgin Australia. Now you can take that long overdue vacation with confidence knowing that strategies, which may include electrostatic cleaning and providing passenger masks, are in place.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
Here’s an insider tip: Monday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2021, we found that flights departing on a Monday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Saturday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Thursday though; generally, our data showed that it had the highest average ticket price.
What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?
Guess what? It turns out that early in the week is the best time to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2021, we found that flights purchased on a Monday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on the weekend also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Friday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you’re booking on that day.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2021, our data shows February is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the month of December can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it’s best to get in early if December is your preferred travel month.
How far in advance can you book a flight?
Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Wotif up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to Wotif’s 2021 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing just 1 week prior to travel.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.
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Melbourne to Hobart Flight Deals from AU$143

Considering a quick trip to Hobart, but not sure which is the best route for you? Well, you’re in luck! Wotif has done the hard work, so all you need to do is check out these flights from MEL to HBA. With heaps of cheap fares from Melbourne, we guarantee you’ll be arriving to your holiday destination in style without emptying your bank account in the process.

It’s easy to book flights to Hobart from Melbourne  

For a huge choice of flights, simply enter your travel dates and hit search and we’ll hunt out fantastic deals on one-way, return and multi-city airfares to Hobart from Melbourne from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Hobart in just 1 hour(s) and 15 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Hobart from Melbourne 

Choose from 27 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$143 and rising to AU$165 depending on the cabin class, travel dates, and airline carrier. And if you’re up for a last-minute getaway, you can get great deals on flights from Melbourne to Hobart today!  

Find cheap airfares to Hobart from Melbourne 

Here are our insider tips for bagging a flight bargain: 

  • Look for midweek flights and late night, early morning arrival and departure times
  • Check out other airports near Melbourne and Hobart
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in July)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

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Great places to stay after flight from Melbourne to Hobart

Mornington Inn
Mornington Inn
3 out of 5
322 Cambridge Road, Mornington, TAS
The price is AU$83 per night from 30 Jun to 1 Jul
per night
30 Jun - 1 Jul
Stay at this 3-star hotel in Hobart. Enjoy free parking, breakfast, and daily housekeeping. Our guests praise the restaurant and the helpful staff in our reviews. ...
7.8/10 Good! (376 reviews)
"Food is terrific"

Reviewed on 4 Jun. 2023

Mornington Inn
Hatchers Richmond Manor
Hatchers Richmond Manor
4 out of 5
73 Prossers Road, (Hobart Suburb), Richmond, TAS
The price is AU$115 per night from 1 Jul to 2 Jul
per night
1 Jul - 2 Jul
Stay at this 4-star hotel in Hobart. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and breakfast. Our guests praise the restaurant and the helpful staff in our reviews. Popular ...
7.8/10 Good! (442 reviews)
"The food was great.Loved the quaintness of the room. Owners very kind . Liked seeing all the animals ."

Reviewed on 23 May 2023

Hatchers Richmond Manor
Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart
Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart
4.5 out of 5
1 Davey St, Hobart, TAS
The price is AU$209 per night from 12 Jun to 13 Jun
per night
12 Jun - 13 Jun
Stay at this 4.5-star luxury hotel in Hobart. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast, and 24-hour room service. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff in ...
9.4/10 Exceptional! (1,001 reviews)
"Good location, friendly staff. Clean and quiet."

Reviewed on 5 Jun. 2023

Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on from , as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.