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The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Canberra are usually found in May or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Monday and return on a Monday

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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 2021: compare Sydney to Canberra flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Canberra.
SYD - CBR
Price
$165 - $275
CBR
Temperature
5 - 20 °C
CBR
Precipitation
30 - 60 mm

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$220

From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Canberra

One-way from

$152

One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith 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 month to fly from Sydney to Canberra?

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Canberra from Sydney average $301. You can even find prices in May for less than $301, as users have found deals to Canberra from as low as $207. 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 21%.

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

To save up to 58% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 55 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 $314 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $366 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Leaving on a Thursday 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 18% on the overall cost on flights from Sydney to Canberra.

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 evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 15% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Canberra in October, November 2021

The best prices found for SYD to CBR flights in October, November
20 Nov - 21 Nov
$192pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Rex
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Rex
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
24 Nov - 1 Dec
$216pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Rex
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
20 Nov - 21 Nov
$232pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sydney Kingsford Smith to Canberra 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Canberra from Sydney found for this year
20 Nov - 21 Nov
$192pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Rex
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Rex
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
24 Nov - 1 Dec
$216pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Rex
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
20 Nov - 21 Nov
$232pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Direct flights to Canberra from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to Canberra direct flight deals
20 Nov - 21 Nov
$192pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Rex
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Rex
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
10 Jan - 14 Jan
$228pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Rex
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Rex
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Last-minute flights from Sydney to Canberra

Late deals on return flights to Canberra from Sydney, departing today and this week
1 Nov - 5 Nov
$377pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Qantas Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
2 Nov - 9 Nov
$397pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Qantas Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
1 Nov - 5 Nov
$407pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
Direct
CBR
Canberra
CBR
Canberra
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

One-way flights to Canberra from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Canberra
09:00 - 09:50
Rex
Direct
0h 50m
SYD - CBR
Rex
16:35 - 08:20
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
15h 45m
SYD - CBR
Multiple Airlines
$155
Kiwi.com
03:20 - 16:50
Virgin Australia
2 stops
13h 30m
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Virgin Australia
$343
Priceline

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Flight FAQs

From Sydney to Canberra

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

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 $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Canberra for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Rex for just $192, but on average you can expect to pay $343.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Canberra for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from Sydney to Canberra under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Canberra is less than $210.

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

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

What days are direct flights available from Sydney to Canberra?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday.

How popular is this Sydney to Canberra flight route?

This flight path from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Canberra was viewed by 1,236 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 Canberra on average per day?

3 flight departures from Sydney to Canberra per day on average.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Sydney to Canberra?

There are many flights that can get you from Sydney to Canberra in 50m. Fly via Rex, Virgin Australia, or Qantas Airways to get the fastest option. The distance from Sydney to Canberra is about 237 km. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at $192, Rex will fly you from Sydney to Canberra and back. In addition to Rex, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $308 and $402, respectively. These flights start at 36% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Rex, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $96. Qantas Airways flights start at $110 while deals on Virgin Australia start at $130 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to Canberra?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Sydney to Canberra? While on average our users pay $286, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $123. The most popular route (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Canberra), is priced around $192.

Destination information for Canberra

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Sydney to Canberra.
Flight duration from SYD to CBR
0h 50m
Average temperature for October in Canberra
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Canberra
49.0 mm

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Hourly flight availability from Sydney to Canberra

See what time of day planes typically take off from Sydney towards Canberra.
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Weekly flight availability
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