Cheap flights from Sydney to Ballina

The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Ballina Byron are usually found in May or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Sydney to Ballina

All the information you need to plan the best SYD to BNK flight in 2022: compare Sydney to Ballina flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Ballina.

SYD - BNK

Price

$125 - $196

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$173

From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Ballina Byron

One-way from

$153

One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Ballina Byron

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Sydney to Ballina?

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Ballina. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Sydney to Ballina?

Find a great deal and save up to 27% by booking at least 35 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Sydney to Ballina within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $234.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sydney to Ballina?

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Ballina from Sydney average $224. You can even find prices in May for less than $224, as users have found deals to Ballina from as low as $90. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Ballina from Sydney. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 21%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Ballina (SYD - BNK)?

It’s optimal to fly from Sydney to Ballina in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 14% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Ballina in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SYD to BNK flights in January, February
13 Feb. - 24 Mar.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

1h 15m
BNK

Ballina Byron

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 20m
$75

Jetstar

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Deal found 19/1/22

19 Feb. - 26 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

1h 15m
BNK

Ballina Byron

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 20m
$79

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

25 Jan. - 28 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

1h 15m
BNK

Ballina Byron

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 20m
$89

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

Sydney to Ballina 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Ballina from Sydney found for this year
13 Feb. - 24 Mar.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

1h 15m
BNK

Ballina Byron

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 20m
$75

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 19/1/22

19 Feb. - 26 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

1h 15m
BNK

Ballina Byron

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 20m
$79

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

25 Jan. - 28 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

1h 15m
BNK

Ballina Byron

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 20m
$89

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

Direct flights to Ballina from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to Ballina direct flight deals
13 Feb. - 24 Mar.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

1h 15m
BNK

Ballina Byron

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 20m
$75

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 19/1/22

19 Feb. - 26 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

1h 15m
BNK

Ballina Byron

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 20m
$79

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

13 Mar. - 24 Mar.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

1h 15m
BNK

Ballina Byron

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 20m
$94

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 19/1/22

Last-minute flights from Sydney to Ballina

Late deals on return flights to Ballina from Sydney, departing today and this week
25 Jan. - 28 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

1h 15m
BNK

Ballina Byron

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 20m
$89

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

25 Jan. - 27 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

1h 15m
BNK

Ballina Byron

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 20m
$93

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 19/1/22

26 Jan. - 29 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

1h 15m
BNK

Ballina Byron

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 25m
$122

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

One-way flights to Ballina Byron from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Ballina
30 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

1h 15m
$42

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

26 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

1h 15m
$43

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 19/1/22

16 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNK

Ballina Byron

Nonstop

1h 15m
$50

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sydney to Ballina flights.

What airports serve Sydney to Ballina?

Those booking flights departing from Sydney will travel via Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD). Australia’s busiest airport, Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport is known for its extensive shopping and dining options and close proximity to the city centre. Only 8 km south of Sydney’s centre, you can reach it by train in only around 10min or take a journey of roughly 20min by car. Your arrival into Ballina will be through Ballina Byron Gateway Airport (BNK), servicing the areas of Ballina and Byron Bay. A small operation, located just about 5min outside of Ballina’s city centre and roughly 30min south of Byron Bay, Ballina Byron Gateway Airport offers one locally owned cafe & bar and a Travel Essentials Store.

Which airlines fly directly from Sydney to Ballina?

The flight from Sydney to Ballina has a duration of about 1h 15m, and those booking flights for this journey will find that, in most cases, no layover is needed. In some cases, the journey will connect via Melbourne Airport (MEL), which will add around 4h to the journey; this can be more depending on the length of time between your connecting flights. The most popular Australian airlines that offer direct flights from Sydney to Ballina are Qantas Airways and Virgin Australia. Budget airline Jetstar also offers direct flights from Sydney to Ballina, as well as some occasional direct flights offered through various other airlines.

What are the layover options between Sydney and Ballina?

Those booking flights between these locations will find that, in most cases, there is no layover required as the flight duration between Sydney and Ballina is roughly only 1h 15min. Occasionally, flights from Sydney to Ballina will have a layover in Melbourne Airport, also known locally as Tullamarine Airport. Australia’s second busiest airport, Melbourne Airport is just a roughly 1h 35min flight south of Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. A layover in Melbourne Airport will usually add about 4h to your journey from Sydney to Ballina, depending on the time between your connecting flights. Melbourne Airport is well known for its shopping and dining options and easy transit to the city centre, if you have a long layover. It takes around 25min to travel between Melbourne Airport and Melbourne city centre by car or 25min by SkyBus directly into Southern Cross Station.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Sydney to Ballina?

Domestic flights within Australia do not necessarily require a passport; however, photo identification is required along with all other flight documentation. This can be a passport, among other types of photo identification like a driver's licence. Australian citizens travelling within Australia do not require a visa, but if you are visiting Australia, you may be asked for all documentation relevant to your booking, which could include your visa and/or proof of onward travel.

What airports do I use to fly from Sydney to Ballina?

Ballina Byron is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Ballina from Sydney Kingsford Smith. Booking flights from Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Ballina Byron (BNK) should be relatively easy as there are 21 daily flights to Ballina from 5 different airlines. 1h 15m is how long a flight from Sydney to Ballina Byron will take if you book a nonstop flight.

Which airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Ballina Byron have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Ballina Byron that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Jetstar, Virgin Australia, and Qantas Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Sydney to Ballina for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Ballina for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $75, but on average you can expect to pay $115.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Ballina for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Sydney to Ballina under $100. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Ballina is less than $115.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to Ballina for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Sydney to Ballina within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are direct flights available from Sydney to Ballina?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Sydney to Ballina flight route?

This flight path from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Ballina Byron was viewed by 4,986 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

How many flights depart from Sydney to Ballina on average per day?

Travellers can expect 12 flights from Sydney to Ballina on average per day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 67% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 33% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Sydney to Ballina?

Departing from Sydney to Ballina will take you 1h 15m. There are 615 km between Sydney and Ballina. All flights are typically direct.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Sydney to Ballina round-trip?

Jetstar, at $75, was found to be the cheapest airline from Sydney to Ballina.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Virgin Australia and Rex. Jetstar is currently priced 66% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sydney to Ballina one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Jetstar, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $42. However, be on the lookout for offers from Virgin Australia and Rex, as they are both options that can get you from Sydney to Ballina for a low price.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Sydney to Ballina?

Jetstar, Qantas Airways and Tigerair Australia are the most popular airlines when flying from Sydney to Ballina.

What are the most reliable airlines from Sydney to Ballina?

Before booking your flight to Ballina from Sydney, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Virgin Australia (88%), Etihad Airways (88%), Air New Zealand( 84%).

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to Ballina?

The cheapest flight price from Sydney to Ballina is $57. On average you can expect to pay $167. The most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Ballina Byron), can usually be booked for $79.

Alternative routes for Sydney to Ballina

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 5 airlines flying from Sydney to Ballina

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to Ballina choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Tigerair Australia
Cheapest$82
Average$210
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$109
Average$212
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$122
Average$252
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Rex
Cheapest$227
Average$425
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time86%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$228
Average$366
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Sydney to Ballina

See what time of day planes typically take off from Sydney to Ballina
18%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
57%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
20%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
5%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Sydney to Ballina

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Sydney to Ballina
Sunday23daily flights
Monday25daily flights
Tuesday18daily flights
Wednesday21daily flights
Thursday18daily flights
Friday25daily flights
Saturday22daily flights