Cheap flights from Sydney to Mackay

SYD — MKY
22 May — 29 May1
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The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Mackay are usually found in May or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Sydney to Mackay

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

SYD - MKY

Price

$236 - $329

MKY

Temperature

16 - 26 °C

MKY

Rainfall

10 - 310 mm

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 11% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
Round-trip from$340From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Mackay
One-way from$160One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Mackay

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

Travellers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 29% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 24% 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 Mackay 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $470, or $502 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Mackay from Sydney average $424. You can even find prices in May for less than $424, as users have found deals to Mackay from as low as $322. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Mackay from Sydney. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 11%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Mackay (SYD - MKY)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 9% on flights from Sydney to Mackay by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Mackay in May, June 2022

The best prices found for SYD to MKY flights in May, June
10 Jun. - 13 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

5h 50m
MKY

Mackay

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

4h 10m
$348

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 15/5/22

10 Jun. - 11 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

5h 50m
MKY

Mackay

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

3h 35m
$359

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 15/5/22

24 May - 28 May
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

11h 35m
MKY

Mackay

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

14h 00m
$365

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

Sydney to Mackay 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Mackay from Sydney found for this year
6 Jul. - 11 Jul.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

14h 05m
MKY

Mackay

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

4h 00m
$329

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 15/5/22

19 Jul. - 21 Jul.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

4h 30m
MKY

Mackay

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

4h 10m
$330

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 16/5/22

10 Jun. - 13 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

5h 50m
MKY

Mackay

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

4h 10m
$348

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 15/5/22

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Sydney to Mackay

19 Jul. - 21 Jul.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

4h 30m
MKY

Mackay

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

4h 10m
$330

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 16/5/22

10 Jun. - 13 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

5h 50m
MKY

Mackay

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

4h 10m
$348

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 15/5/22

4 Jul. - 11 Jul.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

4h 00m
MKY

Mackay

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

5h 10m
$352

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 15/5/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Sydney to Mackay

24 May - 28 May
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

11h 35m
MKY

Mackay

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

14h 00m
$365

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

10 Jun. - 13 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

14h 30m
MKY

Mackay

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

12h 40m
$371

Jetstar

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Deal found 14/5/22

10 Jun. - 13 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

14h 30m
MKY

Mackay

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

12h 40m
$408

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

Last-minute flights from Sydney to Mackay

Late deals on return flights to Mackay from Sydney, departing today and this week
24 May - 28 May
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

11h 35m
MKY

Mackay

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

14h 00m
$365

Jetstar

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Deal found 17/5/22

24 May - 28 May
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

2 stops

10h 40m
MKY

Mackay

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

14h 00m
$444

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 17/5/22

24 May - 28 May
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

2 stops

9h 05m
MKY

Mackay

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

9h 25m
$615

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 17/5/22

One-way flights to Mackay from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Mackay
6 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

1 stop

5h 30m
$160

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 15/5/22

6 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

2 stops

9h 05m
$273

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 15/5/22

6 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

MKY

Mackay

3 stops

14h 30m
$544

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 15/5/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Mackay that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Virgin Australia, Jetstar, and Qantas Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Sydney to Mackay for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Mackay for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $329, but on average you can expect to pay $483.

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

There are currently 3+ open flights from Sydney to Mackay within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this Sydney to Mackay flight route?

Flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Mackay have been viewed 1,052 times in the past calendar month.

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

Flying on Virgin Australia is currently your cheapest option to Mackay, with prices starting at $330. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Jetstar and Qantas Airways, with the lowest prices starting at $371 and $577, respectively. Virgin Australia is 22% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

Consider Jetstar, Qantas Airways or Virgin Australia when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Sydney to Mackay.

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to Mackay?

On average you can expect to pay $375 for a flight from Sydney to Mackay. The cheapest flight overall is $237 while the most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Mackay) is currently priced at $329.

Alternative routes for Sydney to Mackay

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Top 3 airlines flying from Sydney to Mackay

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to Mackay choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
JetstarCheapest$184Average$293FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$279Average$385FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$423Average$598FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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