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Cheap flights to Great Barrier Reef from $110

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 26/8. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
BOS — CNS
26 Jun — 3 Jul1
1 adult
Wed 26/6
Wed 3/7

Flights to Great Barrier Reef in 2024

Find the latest flights to Great Barrier Reef in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 601,528 searches and data was last updated on 21 June 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

May

Average price

$368

Return from

$255

One-way from

$110
High demand for flights, 7% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average for return flights in June 2024
From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Cairns
One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Great Barrier Reef

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Cheap flights to Great Barrier Reef in June & July 2024

Discover affordable flights and deals to Great Barrier Reef in June and July 2024. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 601,528 searches and data was last updated on 21 June 2024.
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Fri 19/712:00SYD - HVB
Nonstop1h 45mJetstar
Fri 26/714:25HVB - SYD
Nonstop1h 45mJetstar
Deal found 19/6$219
Thu 18/706:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Thu 25/718:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$255
Fri 19/719:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Tue 23/718:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$266
Thu 18/706:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Thu 25/718:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 19/6$269
Wed 26/612:00SYD - HVB
Nonstop1h 45mJetstar
Fri 28/614:25HVB - SYD
Nonstop1h 45mJetstar
Deal found 18/6$273
Sat 20/706:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Sat 27/718:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$279
Tue 25/606:50SYD - TSV
Nonstop2h 50mJetstar
Tue 2/710:20TSV - SYD
Nonstop2h 35mJetstar
Deal found 19/6$284
Tue 16/719:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Tue 23/718:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 19/6$287
Tue 25/619:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Sat 29/618:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$290

Great Barrier Reef 2024 flight deals

Explore flight deals for Great Barrier Reef in 2024, offering the best prices and options to suit your preferences. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 601,528 searches and data were last updated on 21 June 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing to Great Barrier Reef in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Fri 23/812:00SYD - HTI
Nonstop2h 30mJetstar
Fri 30/815:05HTI - SYD
Nonstop2h 20mJetstar
Deal found 19/6$219
Fri 16/819:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Wed 21/806:35CNS - SYD
Nonstop3h 00mJetstar
Deal found 19/6$255
Mon 19/819:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Thu 22/807:00CNS - SYD
Nonstop3h 00mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$263
Fri 19/719:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Tue 23/718:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$266
Fri 18/1020:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Sat 26/1006:35CNS - SYD
Nonstop3h 00mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$269
Sat 31/806:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Wed 4/910:15CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$270
Mon 21/1020:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Wed 23/1016:10CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$273
Sat 20/706:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Sat 27/718:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$279
Tue 27/811:35SYD - HTI
Nonstop2h 35mMultiple Airlines
Fri 30/815:05HTI - SYD
Nonstop2h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$279

Flights to Great Barrier Reef departing soon

Discover available last-minute flight options to Great Barrier Reef, providing immediate availability and potentially lower prices. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 601,528 searches and data was last updated on 21 June 2024.
Browse some of the best deals on flights leaving last minute to Great Barrier Reef. It's recommended that you verify the details of your last-minute flight before booking.
Wed 26/612:00SYD - HVB
Nonstop1h 45mJetstar
Fri 28/614:25HVB - SYD
Nonstop1h 45mJetstar
Deal found 18/6$273
Tue 25/606:50SYD - TSV
Nonstop2h 50mJetstar
Tue 2/710:20TSV - SYD
Nonstop2h 35mJetstar
Deal found 19/6$284
Tue 25/619:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Sat 29/618:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$290
Thu 27/612:00SYD - HTI
Nonstop2h 30mJetstar
Sun 30/615:05HTI - SYD
Nonstop2h 20mJetstar
Deal found 19/6$344
Tue 25/606:50SYD - TSV
Nonstop2h 50mJetstar
Tue 2/720:45TSV - SYD
1 stop12h 15mJetstar
Deal found 19/6$359
Tue 25/608:00SYD - CNS
1 stop15h 55mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/618:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$366
Thu 27/610:00SYD - CNS
1 stop13h 55mMultiple Airlines
Mon 1/718:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$368
Fri 28/609:00SYD - CNS
1 stop11h 10mVirgin Australia
Sun 30/619:15CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mVirgin Australia
Deal found 19/6$375
Wed 26/615:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 30/619:15CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/6$387

One-way flights to Great Barrier Reef

Explore one-way flight options to Great Barrier Reef for greater flexibility in your travel plans. Find up-to-date pricing and availability for one-way flights. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 601,528 searches and data was last updated on 21 June 2024.
Choose from one of these one-way flights departing to Great Barrier Reef. Users can also find round-trip Great Barrier Reef flights by using the search form above.
Mon 26/812:00SYD - HTI
Nonstop2h 30mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$110
Wed 11/906:50SYD - TSV
Nonstop2h 50mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$114
Mon 2/906:50SYD - TSV
Nonstop2h 50mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$116
Wed 16/1020:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$120
Tue 23/706:50SYD - TSV
Nonstop2h 50mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$122
Sun 21/706:50SYD - TSV
Nonstop2h 50mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$126
Mon 22/706:50SYD - TSV
Nonstop2h 50mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$128
Sat 20/706:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$128
Tue 17/915:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$134

Direct flights to Great Barrier Reef

Fri 23/812:00SYD - HTI
Nonstop2h 30mJetstar
Fri 30/815:05HTI - SYD
Nonstop2h 20mJetstar
Deal found 19/6$219
Fri 19/712:00SYD - HVB
Nonstop1h 45mJetstar
Fri 26/714:25HVB - SYD
Nonstop1h 45mJetstar
Deal found 19/6$219
Fri 16/819:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Wed 21/806:35CNS - SYD
Nonstop3h 00mJetstar
Deal found 19/6$255
Mon 19/819:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Thu 22/807:00CNS - SYD
Nonstop3h 00mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$263
Fri 19/719:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Tue 23/718:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$266
Thu 18/706:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Thu 25/718:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 19/6$269
Sat 31/806:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Wed 4/910:15CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$270
Wed 26/612:00SYD - HVB
Nonstop1h 45mJetstar
Fri 28/614:25HVB - SYD
Nonstop1h 45mJetstar
Deal found 18/6$273
Sat 20/706:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Sat 27/718:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 20/6$279

Find flights to Great Barrier Reef within your budget

Locate flights to Great Barrier Reef that fit your budget, with regularly updated fares and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 601,528 searches and data was last updated on 21 June 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Budget

$219 - $341

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Sydney Kingsford SmithHamilton Island

SYD - HTI

SYDHTI

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Fri 23/8

Nonstop2h 30m

Hamilton Island

Fri 30/8

Nonstop2h 20m

$219

Sydney Kingsford SmithCairns

SYD - CNS

SYDCNS

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Fri 16/8

Nonstop3h 05m

Cairns

Wed 21/8

Nonstop3h 00m

$255

Sydney Kingsford SmithCairns

SYD - CNS

SYDCNS

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Mon 19/8

Nonstop3h 05m

Cairns

Thu 22/8

Nonstop3h 00m

$263

Sydney Kingsford SmithCairns

SYD - CNS

SYDCNS

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Fri 19/7

Nonstop3h 05m

Cairns

Tue 23/7

Nonstop2h 55m

$266

Sydney Kingsford SmithHamilton Island

SYD - HTI

SYDHTI

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 27/8

Nonstop2h 35m

Hamilton Island

Fri 30/8

Nonstop2h 20m

$279

Sydney Kingsford SmithHamilton Island

SYD - HTI

SYDHTI

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sun 1/9

Nonstop2h 30m

Hamilton Island

Tue 3/9

Nonstop2h 20m

$282

Sydney Kingsford SmithCairns

SYD - CNS

SYDCNS

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Fri 18/10

Nonstop3h 05m

Cairns

Mon 21/10

Nonstop2h 55m

$288

Sydney Kingsford SmithCairns

SYD - CNS

SYDCNS

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Thu 18/7

1 stop4h 55m

Cairns

Thu 25/7

Nonstop2h 55m

$335

Sydney Kingsford SmithHamilton Island

SYD - HTI

SYDHTI

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Thu 15/8

2 stops7h 25m

Hamilton Island

Sun 18/8

1 stop6h 30m

$341

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Temperature and rainfall in Great Barrier Reef by month

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CNS

Temperature

21 - 27 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Great Barrier Reef, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 27.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of June, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 21.0 C).

When is the best time to book a flight to Great Barrier Reef?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight to Great Barrier Reef. Price data was last updated on 14 June 2024.
The best time to book flights to Great Barrier Reef is 76 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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Reviews of airlines servicing Great Barrier Reef

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Great Barrier Reef. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Great Barrier Reef. Reviews last updated 21 June 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with Virgin Australia, Jetstar and Qantas Airways to Great Barrier Reef have to say. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews

Overall

9.2

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.9

Entertainment

6.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

9.3

Reviews

1 / 2

Very good. On time, very pleasant staff, more legroom than some other airlines. Our airline of choice

9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews
9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews

Overall

9.2

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.9

Entertainment

6.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

9.3

Reviews

1 / 2

Very good. On time, very pleasant staff, more legroom than some other airlines. Our airline of choice

8.2
Very Good
587 reviews
9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews

Overall

9.2

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.9

Entertainment

6.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

9.3

Reviews

1 / 2

Very good. On time, very pleasant staff, more legroom than some other airlines. Our airline of choice

7.7
Good
577 reviews
9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews

Overall

9.2

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.9

Entertainment

6.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

9.3

Reviews

1 / 2

Very good. On time, very pleasant staff, more legroom than some other airlines. Our airline of choice

7.6
Good
915 reviews
9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews

Overall

9.2

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.9

Entertainment

6.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

9.3

Reviews

1 / 2

Very good. On time, very pleasant staff, more legroom than some other airlines. Our airline of choice

6.8
Okay
603 reviews
9.2
Wonderful
26 reviews

Overall

9.2

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.9

Entertainment

6.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

9.3

Reviews

1 / 2

Very good. On time, very pleasant staff, more legroom than some other airlines. Our airline of choice

  • How long is the flight to Great Barrier Reef airport, Hamilton Island?

    Flight times from Sydney Airport to Hamilton Island will last about 2h 35m. If flying from Melbourne Airport, your flight times will vary quite a bit. The quickest one-stop flight departing from Melbourne takes 3h 10m. However, there are only a few nonstop flights from this airport. Most require one, two or three stops. If flying out of Brisbane Airport, the flight will take less than 2h. The shortest flight from Perth Airport is 9h 35m, while the quickest flight from Adelaide will take 5h 30m.

  • Where can you get direct flights to Hamilton Island and the Great Barrier Reef airport from?

    Direct Hamilton Island flight deals are possible from Sydney, Brisbane, and Melbourne aboard Virginia Australia, Qantas, and Jetstar. There are no direct flights from Perth or Adelaide to Hamilton Island. However, Virgin Australia, Qantas, and Jetstar all offer one-stop flights. When flying out of Adelaide, the layover is in Brisbane from 40m to 3h 40m. The most convenient flights from Perth Airport require a layover in Brisbane, Sydney or Melbourne. The layover might last from 50m to 2h 55m.

  • How do you get from Great Barrier Reef Airport to the city centre?

    The Green Barrier Reef Airport is about a 5-minute drive from the centre of Hamilton Island. To get to the heart of town, there is a taxi service called the Resort Link. It operates all day and into the late-night hours. It provides transportation from the airport to hotels, resorts, the marina, and other tourist attractions around the island. If lodging at Reef View Hotel, Whitsunday Holiday Apartments or the Beach Club, you can enjoy complimentary transportation to and from the airport.

  • What are some things to do on Hamilton Island?

    Surrounded by beaches, Hamilton Island is a great vacation spot for water sports like kayaking, windsurfing, snorkeling, diving, and fishing. Outdoor activities like golfing, ATV riding, hiking, and sailing are also popular. Its largest beach, Catseye Beach, has lots of white sand and turquoise waters where tourists like to sunbathe or swim. You can also take a helicopter ride to get a look at the Heart Reef (corals in the shape of a heart). A few of the other well-known sights around the island include the WILDLIFE Park (with koala bears, kangaroos, and lizards), All Saints Church and the Big Chair. Hamilton Island is the busiest of the Whitsunday Islands off of the coastline of Australia.

  • Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Great Barrier Reef airport, Hamilton Island?

    Hamilton Island is a small island in Australia. If flying here from a country other than Australia or New Zealand, a passport or visa is required. European tourists desiring a short visit can take advantage of its free eVisitor visa program. Applications should be made to the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.

  • Can I find cheaper flights to Great Barrier Reef if I am willing to have stopovers?

    Yes, flights with stopovers are often cheaper than direct flights. Keep an eye out for flight deals to Great Barrier Reef on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • What is the best airline to fly to Great Barrier Reef?

    Based on reviews from Cheapflights users, Rex is rated the highest out of the airlines that fly to Great Barrier Reef.

  • How much is a return flight to Great Barrier Reef?

    A return flight to Great Barrier Reef will typically cost around $1,629, however they can be found for as little as $98.

  • Where does the fastest flight to Great Barrier Reef depart from?

    For those looking to save time traveling to Great Barrier Reef, Brisbane offers the quickest one-way flight (0 hours 50 minutes).

  • Does Cairns have car hire?

    Yes. Those touching down at Cairns can take advantage of the car hire services offered upon their arrival.

  • Are there hotels close to Cairns?

    Yes. Cairns has hotels nearby for those requiring accommodations. Homestay - Butterfly Haven is the closest property to Cairns (0.0 km away from Cairns).

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