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Cheap flights from Brisbane to Mackay

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

All the information you need to plan the best BNE to MKY flight in 2021: compare Brisbane to Mackay flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Mackay.
BNE - MKY
Price
$198 - $302
MKY
Temperature
21 - 30 °C
MKY
Precipitation
15 - 287 mm

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$198

From Brisbane to Mackay

One-way from

$107

One-way flight from Brisbane to Mackay

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 Brisbane to Mackay?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Thursday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 24% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Brisbane to Mackay within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $443.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Mackay from Brisbane average $400. You can even find prices in May for less than $400, as users have found deals to Mackay from as low as $303. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Mackay from Brisbane. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 11%.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Brisbane to Mackay is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at midday tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 23% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Brisbane to Mackay in July, August 2021

The best prices found for BNE to MKY flights in July, August
14 Aug - 4 Sep
$175pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
9 Aug - 23 Aug
$196pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
14 Aug - 21 Aug
$198pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane

Brisbane to Mackay 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Mackay from Brisbane found for this year
14 Aug - 4 Sep
$175pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
4 Sep - 11 Sep
$188pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
28 Oct - 4 Nov
$193pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane

Direct flights to Mackay from Brisbane

Save time with Brisbane to Mackay direct flight deals
14 Aug - 4 Sep
$175pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
4 Sep - 11 Sep
$188pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
28 Oct - 4 Nov
$193pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane

Last-minute flights from Brisbane to Mackay

Late deals on return flights to Mackay from Brisbane, departing today and this week
6 Aug - 9 Aug
$215pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
8 Aug - 15 Aug
$218pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
5 Aug - 12 Aug
$231pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
MKY
Mackay
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane

One-way flights to Mackay from Brisbane

The cheapest one-way flights from Brisbane to Mackay
07:10 - 08:45
Jetstar
Direct
1h 35m
BNE - MKY
Jetstar
$108
Jettzy
04:40 - 06:20
Virgin Australia
Direct
1h 40m
BNE - MKY
Virgin Australia
$112
mytrip.com
02:15 - 13:05
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
10h 50m
BNE - MKY
Multiple Airlines
$483
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Brisbane to Mackay

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

Booking a flight from Brisbane (BNE) to Mackay (MKY) is your only option if you wish to fly from Brisbane to Mackay. On a typical day, there are 17 flights from Brisbane to Mackay, all of which are around 1h 35m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 3 airlines when you book a flight from Brisbane to Mackay.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Jetstar, Virgin Australia, and Qantas Airways flying from Brisbane to Mackay have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Brisbane to Mackay for under $272 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Brisbane to Mackay for under $272. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $175, but on average you can expect to pay $215.

Are there direct flights from Brisbane to Mackay for under $272 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Brisbane to Mackay under $272. A good price for a direct flight from Brisbane to Mackay is less than $223.

Are there last-minute flights available from Brisbane to Mackay for under $272?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Brisbane to Mackay within the next 7 days for less than $272.

What days are direct flights available from Brisbane to Mackay?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Monday, Thursday.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Brisbane to Mackay have been viewed 3,541 times in the past calendar month.

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

Per day, 5 flights depart from Brisbane to Mackay on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 40% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 60% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Brisbane or Mackay?

Brisbane will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to Mackay over the next 8 days.

Is Brisbane weather warmer or cooler than Mackay?

Temperatures around the 30 °Cs can be experienced in January. The weather in Mackay is hotter than in Brisbane. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Brisbane to Mackay?

Departing from Brisbane to Mackay will take you 1h 35m. The distance between Brisbane and Mackay is about 803 km. All flights are typically direct.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Brisbane to Mackay is Jetstar. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $175 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Qantas Airways, starting at $254. Jetstar is 27% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

$97 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Jetstar. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways, with prices starting from $111 and $124, respectively.

Alternative routes for Brisbane to Mackay

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

Destination information for Mackay

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Brisbane to Mackay.
Flight duration
1h 32m
Average temperature for July in Mackay
21.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Mackay
29.0 mm

Airports servicing Brisbane

Airports servicing Mackay

Top 3 airlines flying from Brisbane to Mackay

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Brisbane to Mackay 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
$91 $148 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$123 $209 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$110 $219 No cancel fee 74%
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Hourly flight availability from Brisbane to Mackay

See what time of day planes typically take off from Brisbane towards Mackay.
Morning 6 AM to midday 35% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 25% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 25% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 15% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Brisbane to Mackay
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Brisbane to Mackay.
Sunday
10 daily flights
Monday
21 daily flights
Tuesday
21 daily flights
Wednesday
21 daily flights
Thursday
19 daily flights
Friday
17 daily flights
Saturday
10 daily flights
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