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The best prices from Sydney to Canberra are usually found in October or June, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Saturday and return on a Monday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Sydney (SYD) to Canberra (CBR)

SYD - CBR
Price
$293 - $357
CBR
Temperature
12 - 28 °C
CBR
Rainfall
33 - 69 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$293

From Sydney to Canberra

One-way from

$202

One-way flight from Sydney to Canberra

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 Sydney to Canberra?

Flights from Sydney to Canberra are generally found to be more expensive on Monday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Canberra.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 44% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Sydney to Canberra 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $329, or $389 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Canberra from Sydney average $316. You can even find prices in April for less than $316, as users have found deals to Canberra from as low as $181. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Canberra from Sydney. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 32%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Canberra (SYD - CBR)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Sydney to Canberra at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 10% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Canberra in October, November 2020

The best prices found for SYD to CBR flights in October, November
12 Nov - 15 Nov
$359pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Qantas Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
12 Nov - 16 Nov
$383pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Qantas Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
12 Nov - 15 Nov
$402pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Pelican Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sydney to Canberra 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Canberra from Sydney found for this year
12 Nov - 15 Nov
$359pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Qantas Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
12 Nov - 16 Nov
$383pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Qantas Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
12 Nov - 15 Nov
$402pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
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Canberra
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Canberra
Pelican Airlines
 
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

Direct flights to Canberra from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to Canberra direct flight deals
18 Mar - 22 Mar
$178pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Virgin Australia
Direct
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
18 Mar - 22 Mar
$180pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
20 Apr - 19 May
$285pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
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Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

One-way flights to Canberra from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Canberra
12:00 - 02:45
Pelican Airlines
1 stop
14h 45m
SYD - CBR
Pelican Airlines
$203
mytrip.com
07:35 - 08:30
Qantas Airways
Direct
0h 55m
SYD - CBR
Qantas Airways
$262
Travel2Be
06:00 - 13:05
Virgin Australia
2 stops
31h 05m
SYD - CBR
Virgin Australia
$716
DreamWorldTravel

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Sydney to Canberra

Can I find flights from Sydney to Canberra for under $281 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Canberra for under $281. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Virgin Australia for just $178, but on average you can expect to pay $434.

Which airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Canberra have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

Virgin Australia is one of the carriers that may have flexible change policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Canberra for under $281 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 7 direct flights from Sydney to Canberra under $281. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Canberra is less than $319.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 1,236 users have taken a look at flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Canberra.

Does it rain more in Sydney or Canberra?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Sydney is roughly similar to Canberra. You can assume this to be the case over the next 13 days.

Is Sydney weather warmer or cooler than Canberra?

With an average temperature of 28 °C, peak weather can be found in January. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Canberra are hotter than in Sydney.

How long does is the flight from Sydney to Canberra?

Airlines like Qantas Airways and Virgin Australia fly from Sydney to Canberra in about 55m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Sydney to Canberra return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Sydney to Canberra from $179 return. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Qantas Airways. Virgin Australia is priced at 45% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Qantas Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $180. Users have also found prices from $203 and $284 on Qantas Airways and Pelican Airlines, respectively.

Destination information for Canberra

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Sydney to Canberra
Flight duration
0h 56m
Average temperature for October in Canberra
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Canberra
49.0 mm

Airports servicing Sydney

Airports servicing Canberra

Hourly flight availability from Sydney to Canberra

Morning 6 AM to midday 61% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 38% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Sydney to Canberra
Sunday
6 daily flights
Monday
7 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights
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