Cheap flights to Airlie Beach

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Flights to Airlie Beach in 2021

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$390Average for return flights in October 2021
Return from$226From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Hamilton Island
One-way from$104One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Airlie Beach

Cheap flights to Airlie Beach in October, November 2021

The best prices found for HTI flights for October, November
4 Nov. - 14 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

5h 50m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

26h 10m
$426

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 19/10/21

10 Nov. - 14 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

24h 50m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

26h 10m
$428

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 19/10/21

10 Nov. - 14 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

24h 50m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

26h 10m
$432

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 20/10/21

Airlie Beach 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Airlie Beach found for this year
7 Dec. - 21 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 20m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$235

Jetstar

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Deal found 20/10/21

13 Dec. - 19 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 20m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$256

Jetstar

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Deal found 19/10/21

25 Dec. - 1 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 20m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$279

Jetstar

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Deal found 19/10/21

Last minute flights to Airlie Beach

Late deals on return flights to Airlie Beach, departing today and this week
26 Oct. - 29 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

7h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

24h 55m
$695

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/10/21

26 Oct. - 29 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

7h 55m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

17h 05m
$699

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/10/21

26 Oct. - 29 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

2 stops

29h 35m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

15h 45m
$1,085

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/10/21

Cheapest prices for Airlie Beach flights by month

The cheapest ticket to Airlie Beach found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$363

February

$334

March

$308

April

$339

May

$318

June

$328

July

$302

August

$351

September

$351

October

$352

November

$339

December

$318

Currently, the cheapest month for flights to Airlie Beach is July. The most expensive month for flights is January. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.

When is the best time to fly to Airlie Beach?

Average Airlie Beach flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month

SYD - HTI

Price

$301 - $602

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.

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.

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Airlie Beach climate

 

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When is the best time to fly to Airlie Beach?

 

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Getting around Airlie Beach

  

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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.

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