Now travelers do not need another reason to visit Australia as it is hosting a number of ICC World Cup events. They can book Mumbai to Hobart flights in order to catch the thrill of these games and explore this exotic country at the same time. A number of flights are operated by several carriers between India and the Kangaroo nation. Flight tickets can be booked with these carriers to enjoy the Australia vs Scotland at Bellerive Oval game and other quarter and semi final games scheduled in stadiums at Sydney and Melbourne.
Those who are looking forward to see these matches live at the stadium, and be a part of the cricket frenzy atmosphere, can go through following options.
Emirates, Jet Airways and Qantaslink
These three airlines work in cooperation to carry passengers from the Mumbai airport (BOM) to Hobart airport (HBA). The first flight operated by Jet Airways takes off from India at 9.50 am and reaches Singapore at 6 pm. Passengers can spend the layover period of around 4 hours and 25 minutes at the lounge, which is equipped with all the latest amenities. Afterwards, with the help of the Emirates services, fliers are taken to Melbourne, and from there the Qantaslink flight carries them to Hobart. The overall journey time is around 21.5 hours.
Etihad, Virgin Australia
This is the next best option available with travelers. People who want to be one of the 6270 people, watching and cheering their team while Australia vs Scotland at the Bellerive Oval game, can opt for services offered by Etihad and Virgin Australia. The total journey time exceeds 30 hours, but it is one of the cheapest international flights available on the India and Australia route. It takes off from BOM at 9.40 and reaches Abu Dhabi at 11.40 pm. As it is operated by Etihad, it takes halt at its primary hub at Abu Dhabi airport for around 10.5 hours. Travelers can wait at lavishly decorated lounges or explore this beautiful city by availing the transit visa. In the morning, the same carrier operates on Abu Dhabi and Sydney Route. Afterwards, the Virgin Australia flight takes them to HBT. With just two stops, it is one of the most convenient options for people, who are willing to explore Abu Dhabi on their way to Hobart.
Jet Airways, Emirates, Jetstar
As no direct Mumbai to Hobart flights are operated by carriers, people have to opt for the connecting ones. The one operated by Jet Airways, Emirates and Jetstar is among the best options to reach the destination. The halt time of this flight is comparatively low. It takes off from Mumbai at 9.50 am for Singapore. The layover time at the terminal in Singapore is approximately 4 hours and 25 minutes. Travelers can either relax or use gadgets available at lounges to pass their time. From there, they are taken to Melbourne airport (MEL) with the help of services offered by Etihad. After a short haul at MEL, there transfer to Hobart is arranged with a Jetstar flight.
Sports lovers can choose any of these options as per their preferences, and enjoy the game at the Bellerive Oval stadium. They are advised to keep in mind the time difference between both the countries and make their plans accordingly.