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Cheap flights from Mackay to Brisbane

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Mackay (MKY) to Brisbane (BNE)

All the information you need to plan the best MKY to BNE flight in 2021: compare Mackay to Brisbane flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Brisbane.
MKY - BNE
Price
$239 - $299
BNE
Temperature
15 - 25 °C
BNE
Precipitation
30 - 170 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 8% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$239

From Mackay to Brisbane

One-way from

$99

One-way flight from Mackay to Brisbane

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Mackay to Brisbane?

Saturday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 15%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Mackay to Brisbane?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 49 days in advance, which can save you up to 23% on flights from Mackay to Brisbane compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 49 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $279. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $310.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Mackay to Brisbane?

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to Brisbane from Mackay. Prices for February average $260 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $159. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a February flight can save you 15% on your journey compared to booking in February

When is the cheapest time to fly from Mackay to Brisbane (MKY - BNE)?

It’s optimal to fly from Mackay to Brisbane in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 22% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Mackay to Brisbane in September, October 2021

The best prices found for MKY to BNE flights in September, October
13 Oct - 20 Oct
$156pp
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
6 Oct - 13 Oct
$167pp
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Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
29 Sep - 2 Oct
$204pp
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Mackay
Jetstar
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Brisbane
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Brisbane
Jetstar
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Mackay

Mackay to Brisbane 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Brisbane from Mackay found for this year
13 Oct - 20 Oct
$156pp
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
6 Oct - 13 Oct
$167pp
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
29 Sep - 2 Oct
$204pp
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay

Direct flights to Brisbane from Mackay

Save time with Mackay to Brisbane direct flight deals
13 Oct - 20 Oct
$156pp
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
6 Oct - 13 Oct
$167pp
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
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Mackay
29 Sep - 2 Oct
$204pp
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Mackay
Jetstar
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Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
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Mackay

Last-minute flights from Mackay to Brisbane

Late deals on return flights to Brisbane from Mackay, departing today and this week
29 Sep - 2 Oct
$204pp
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Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
1 Oct - 4 Oct
$233pp
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Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
1 Oct - 4 Oct
$244pp
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Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
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Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
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Mackay

One-way flights to Brisbane from Mackay

The cheapest one-way flights from Mackay to Brisbane
01:55 - 02:25
Virgin Australia
Direct
1h 30m
MKY - BNE
Virgin Australia
$99
Virgin Australia
12:05 - 13:35
Jetstar
Direct
1h 30m
MKY - BNE
Jetstar
$116
mytrip.com
06:55 - 07:10
Qantas Airways
3 stops
24h 15m
MKY - BNE
Qantas Airways
$700
Tripmonster

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Mackay</span> to <span class="emphasized">Brisbane</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Mackay to Brisbane

What airports do I use to fly from Mackay to Brisbane?

To fly from Mackay to Brisbane, you need to book a flight from Mackay (MKY) to Brisbane (BNE). Nonstop flights to Brisbane from Mackay take 1h 30m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 18 outbound flights from Mackay to Brisbane offered by 3 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Mackay to Brisbane have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Mackay to Brisbane have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Virgin Australia, Jetstar, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Virgin Australia with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Mackay to Brisbane for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Mackay to Brisbane for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $156, but on average you can expect to pay $261.

Are there direct flights from Mackay to Brisbane for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 7 direct flights from Mackay to Brisbane under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Mackay to Brisbane is less than $211.

Are there last-minute flights available from Mackay to Brisbane for under $300?

There are currently 13+ open flights from Mackay to Brisbane within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are direct flights available from Mackay to Brisbane?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Saturday.

How popular is this Mackay to Brisbane flight route?

Flights from Mackay to Brisbane have been viewed 4,734 times in the past calendar month.

How many flights depart from Mackay to Brisbane on average per day?

Per day, 2 flights depart from Mackay to Brisbane on average.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Mackay to Brisbane?

Departing from Mackay to Brisbane will take you 1h 30m. There are 803 km between Mackay and Brisbane. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Mackay to Brisbane return?

Flying on Jetstar is currently your cheapest option to Brisbane, with prices starting at $156. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways, with the lowest prices starting at $263 and $274, respectively. Jetstar is 40% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Mackay to Brisbane one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Jetstar. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $70. Users have also found prices from $99 and $124 on Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Mackay to Brisbane?

The cheapest flight price from Mackay to Brisbane is $79. On average you can expect to pay $216. The most popular route, (Mackay - Brisbane), can usually be booked for $216.

What are the most reliable airlines from Mackay to Brisbane?

Before booking your flight to Brisbane from Mackay, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Hawaiian Airlines (100%), China Eastern (91%), Emirates( 90%).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Mackay to Brisbane?

When booking a flight from Mackay to Brisbane, you may want to consider flying on Jetstar, Qantas Airways or Virgin Australia as they are the most popular for this route.

Alternative routes for Mackay to Brisbane

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

Destination information for Brisbane

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Mackay to Brisbane.
Flight duration from MKY to BNE
1h 32m
Average temperature for September in Brisbane
24.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Brisbane
28.0 mm

Airports servicing Mackay

Airports servicing Brisbane

Top 3 airlines flying from Mackay to Brisbane

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Mackay to Brisbane choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
$139 $214 No cancel fee 74%
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Qantas Airways
$155 $339 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$213 $307 No cancel fee 80%
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Hourly flight availability from Mackay to Brisbane

See what time of day planes typically take off from Mackay towards Brisbane.
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 52% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 27% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 21% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Mackay to Brisbane
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Mackay to Brisbane.
Sunday
11 daily flights
Monday
22 daily flights
Tuesday
19 daily flights
Wednesday
16 daily flights
Thursday
22 daily flights
Friday
22 daily flights
Saturday
15 daily flights
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