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Flights to Flinders Island

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Book flights to Flinders Island

Flinders Island, a gem in the sparkling waters of the Bass Strait, is one of Australia's best-kept secrets. This island paradise is a haven of untouched beauty, with rugged landscapes, serene beaches, and a rich array of wildlife. Its unique ecosystem is a testament to Australia's diverse natural heritage. The island's community, though small, is and welcoming, offering a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life. Flinders Island is not just a destination, but an experience, promising a journey of discovery and connection with nature.

Fancy a trip to Flinders Island? With over 600 airlines to choose from and more than 40 ways to pay, Alternative Airlines can help you conveniently book your flights to Flinders Island. We offer budget-friendly, flexible flight routes to Flinders Island no matter where you're flying from or when you plan to travel!

Airports near Flinders Island

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Flinders Island, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Flinders Island becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Launceston Airport

Located in Tasmania, Launceston Airport is the closest commercial passenger airport to Flinders Island. It is approximately a 1-hour and 30-minute drive from Launceston to Bridport, where you can catch a ferry to Flinders Island.


Hobart International Airport

Another option in Tasmania is Hobart International Airport, which is approximately a 3-hour and 30-minute drive from Hobart to Bridport. From there, you can take a ferry to Flinders Island.


Melbourne Airport

If you prefer to fly to a larger airport, Melbourne Airport in Victoria is an option. It is approximately a 4-hour and 30-minute drive from Melbourne to Bridport, where you can catch a ferry to Flinders Island.


Sydney Airport

For international travellers, Sydney Airport in New South Wales is a major hub. However, it is quite far from Flinders Island. You would need to take a connecting flight from Sydney to either Launceston or Melbourne and then proceed with the driving and ferry options mentioned above.

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Buy your flights to Flinders Island and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Flinders Island offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Flinders Island

With a wealth of sights to see in Flinders Island, here are our top 3:

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Mount Strzelecki National Park

This is the crown jewel of Flinders Island, offering a challenging yet rewarding hike to the summit of Mount Strzelecki. The park is a haven for nature lovers, with its diverse flora and fauna, including rare and endemic species. The panoramic views from the top are breathtaking, providing a stunning vista of the island and the surrounding ocean.

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The Furneaux Museum

This museum offers a fascinating insight into the rich history and culture of Flinders Island. Exhibits cover a range of topics, from the indigenous history of the island to its maritime past. Visitors can immerse themselves in the stories of the island's inhabitants, past and present, and gain a deeper understanding of this unique part of Australia.

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Trousers Point Beach

This is one of the most beautiful beaches on Flinders Island, known for its crystal-clear waters and pristine white sands. It's the perfect spot for swimming, snorkelling, or simply relaxing and soaking up the sun. The surrounding area is also home to a variety of wildlife, making it a great place for nature spotting.

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