Cheap flights from Sydney to Canberra

SYD — CBR
16 Aug — 23 Aug1
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The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Canberra are usually found in May or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

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

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

SYD - CBR

Price

$175 - $284

CBR

Temperature

5 - 20 °C

CBR

Rainfall

30 - 60 mm

Popular inOctoberHigh demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
Round-trip from$249From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Canberra
One-way from$205One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Canberra

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

Leaving on a Sunday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 14% on the overall cost on flights from Sydney to Canberra.

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

To save up to 33% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Sydney to Canberra from $293 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $328 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Canberra from Sydney average $304. You can even find prices in May for less than $304, as users have found deals to Canberra from as low as $226. The month of October 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 33%.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Sydney to Canberra in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 10% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Canberra in August, September 2022

The best prices found for SYD to CBR flights in August, September
30 Aug. - 31 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

12h 30m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

15h 00m
$300

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

30 Aug. - 31 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

Nonstop

1h 00m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

15h 00m
$313

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

11 Aug. - 13 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

Nonstop

1h 00m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 00m
$325

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Sydney to Canberra 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Canberra from Sydney found for this year
30 Aug. - 31 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

12h 30m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

15h 00m
$300

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

1 Nov. - 15 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

5h 25m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

4h 30m
$303

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

30 Aug. - 31 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

Nonstop

1h 00m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

15h 00m
$313

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Sydney to Canberra

30 Aug. - 31 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

12h 30m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

15h 00m
$300

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

1 Nov. - 15 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

5h 25m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

4h 30m
$303

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

30 Aug. - 31 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

Nonstop

1h 00m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

15h 00m
$313

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Sydney to Canberra

26 Nov. - 4 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

6h 55m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

8h 40m
$336

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

10 Oct. - 15 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

4h 30m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

4h 45m
$342

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

23 Oct. - 28 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

4h 30m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

16h 20m
$356

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Direct flights to Canberra from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to Canberra direct flight deals
1 Nov. - 15 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

Nonstop

1h 00m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 00m
$318

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

12 Jan. - 26 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

Nonstop

1h 00m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 00m
$320

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

17 Jan. - 17 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

Nonstop

1h 00m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 00m
$326

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Last-minute flights from Sydney to Canberra

Late deals on return flights to Canberra from Sydney, departing today and this week
16 Aug. - 19 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

Nonstop

1h 00m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 00m
$366

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

16 Aug. - 18 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

Nonstop

1h 00m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 00m
$379

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

17 Aug. - 20 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

4h 30m
CBR

Canberra

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 00m
$387

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

One-way flights to Canberra from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Canberra
17 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

26h 15m
$138

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

14 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

6h 55m
$141

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

21 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

4h 15m
$155

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Booking a flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Canberra (CBR) is your only option if you wish to fly from Sydney to Canberra. On a typical day, there are 61 flights from Kingsford Smith to Canberra, all of which are around 0h 55m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 3 airlines when you book a flight from Kingsford Smith to Canberra.

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

Rex, Virgin Australia, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Sydney to Canberra for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Canberra for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Virgin Australia for just $300, but on average you can expect to pay $335.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Canberra for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 19 direct flights from Sydney to Canberra under $400. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Canberra is less than $367.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to Canberra for under $400?

There are currently 15+ open flights from Sydney to Canberra within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this Sydney to Canberra flight route?

This flight path from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Canberra was viewed by 1,336 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Currently priced at $300, Virgin Australia will fly you from Sydney to Canberra and back. In addition to Virgin Australia, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Jetstar for as low as $336.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Jetstar, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $138. Virgin Australia flights start at $160 while deals on Qantas Airways start at $218 one-way.

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

Before booking your flight from Sydney to Canberra, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia or Rex.

What are the most reliable airlines from Sydney to Canberra?

Before booking your flight to Canberra from Sydney, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: China Southern (76%), LATAM Airlines (74%), Virgin Australia( 71%).

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to Canberra?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Sydney to Canberra? While on average our users pay $1,064, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $161. The most popular route (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Canberra), is priced around $302.

Alternative routes for Sydney to Canberra

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

Top 3 airlines flying from Sydney to Canberra

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to Canberra choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
RexCheapest$195Average$257FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$214Average$283FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$339Average$413FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Sydney to Canberra

See what time of day planes typically take off from Sydney to Canberra
3%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
55%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
35%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
7%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Sydney to Canberra

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Sydney to Canberra
Sunday39daily flights
Monday61daily flights
Tuesday61daily flights
Wednesday79daily flights
Thursday77daily flights
Friday75daily flights
Saturday37daily flights