Cheap flights to Airlie Beach

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Flights to Airlie Beach in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 7% potential price rise
Cheapest inJuneBest time to find cheap flights, 1% potential price drop
Average price$329Average for return flights in May 2022
Return from$229From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Hamilton Island
One-way from$114One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Airlie Beach

Cheap flights to Airlie Beach in May, June 2022

The best prices found for HTI flights for May, June
20 Jun. - 24 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 30m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$229

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 5/23/22

29 Jun. - 7 Jul.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 30m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$234

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 5/23/22

28 Jun. - 2 Jul.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 30m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$240

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 5/23/22

Airlie Beach 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Airlie Beach found for this year
20 Jun. - 24 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 30m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$229

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 5/23/22

29 Jun. - 7 Jul.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 30m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$234

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 5/23/22

28 Jun. - 2 Jul.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 30m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$240

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 5/23/22

Last minute flights to Airlie Beach

Late deals on return flights to Airlie Beach, departing today and this week
30 May - 2 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 30m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$248

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 5/23/22

30 May - 2 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 30m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$253

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 5/25/22

2 Jun. - 5 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 30m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$278

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 5/23/22

What is the cheapest month to fly to Airlie Beach?

The cheapest ticket to Airlie Beach found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$174

February

$185

March

$254

April

$261

May

$284

June

$357

July

$332

August

$315

September

$291

October

$230

November

$188

December

$195

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Airlie Beach. Flying to Airlie Beach in June will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Airlie Beach?

Average Airlie Beach flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

SYD - HTI

Price

$296 - $509

Peak season

Located in the Whitsunday Region of Queensland, tourists and backpackers book cheap flights to Airlie Beach all year round. The gateway to the 74 islands of the Whitsundays, from Airlie Beach you can also explore The Great Barrier Reef, or stay on shore and enjoy the cosmopolitan atmosphere of town with its palm-fringed beaches and waterfront parks. There are many restaurants offering al fresco dining to take advantage of the subtropical climate. Peak season in Airlie Beach centres around the school holidays (June/July and September/October) Christmas, New Year’s and Easter. September and October are particularly busy months for booking flights to Airlie Beach, so planning ahead is advised. Schoolies in November can also see flights subject to higher prices.

Off Season

Anytime outside of school holidays is generally off season and when you can grab some great flight deals. From December to February the hot and humid weather puts off many travellers, so pick and choose your dates to get cheap flights to Airlie Beach. It pays to note that stinger jellyfish season runs between October and May and ocean swimming is restricted.

When is the best time to book a flight to Airlie Beach?

The best time to book flights to Airlie Beach is in September. At this time of year climate is a balmy 20C to 26C with constant sunshine and lower humidity. It is outside stinger season and for most of the month schools are still in session. Early birds, last minute travellers and those with flexible dates will get cheapest flight tickets to Airlie Beach.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Airlie Beach?

At the moment, Tuesday is the most economical day to take a flight to Airlie Beach. Friday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Airlie Beach?

Flights in the morning are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Airlie Beach. Flights in the evening are usually the most expensive.

How long is the flight to Airlie Beach?

Flights from Sydney to Airlie Beach – 2 hrs 20 mins

Flights from Melbourne to Airlie Beach – 2 hrs 55 mins

Flights from Brisbane to Airlie Beach – 1 hr 40 mins

Flights from Adelaide to Airlie Beach – 2 hrs 45 mins

Flights from Cairns to Airlie Beach – 1 hr 10 mins

Which airlines operate flights to Airlie Beach?

The most convenient way to reach Airlie Beach is to fly given the attractive price of flight tickets from competing domestic airlines Virgin Australia and Jetstar. These two carriers operate regular direct flights to Proserpine Airport (aka Whitsunday Coast Airport) from Brisbane and Melbourne. Travellers from Sydney using these airlines will need to connect via Brisbane Airport. Alternatively, consider purchasing flight tickets with low-cost airline Tiger air as it operates a direct route to Proserpine Airport from Sydney.

How to get from the airport to the city centre?

Flights to Airlie Beach land at Proserpine Airport (PPP), and it’s a 25 minute journey from here to the town. Many people opt for the shuttle service as it takes you right to your destination for a reasonable price. Pre-booking a shuttle is essential before your flight lands. Buses and taxis are on hand for each flight and rental cars are also available for hire inside the terminal.

What is good to know if travelling to Airlie Beach?

  • Airlie Beach is a great place to stay if you want to explore mainland resorts as well as the amazing Great Barrier Reef.