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Cheap flights from Sydney to Mackay

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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 Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Sydney (SYD) to Mackay (MKY)

All the information you need to plan the best SYD to MKY flight in 2021: compare Sydney to Mackay flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Mackay.
SYD - MKY
Price
$325 - $454
MKY
Temperature
16 - 26 °C
MKY
Precipitation
10 - 310 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 11% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Average price

$436

Average for round-trip flights in September 2021

Round-trip from

$325

From Sydney Kingsford Smith 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 Sydney to Mackay?

Travellers have found that booking a Friday departure is the best way to save up to 10% 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 $449, or $480 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 $405. You can even find prices in May for less than $405, as users have found deals to Mackay from as low as $307. 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 at midday, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 11% on flights from Sydney to Mackay by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

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Flight FAQs

From Sydney to Mackay

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, Qantas Airways, and Jetstar. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

How popular is this Sydney to Mackay flight route?

Flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Mackay have been viewed 644 times in the past calendar month.

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 $750 for a flight from Sydney to Mackay. The cheapest flight overall is $195 while the most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Mackay) is currently priced at $400.

Destination information for Mackay

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Sydney to Mackay.
Average temperature for September in Mackay
25.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Mackay
15.0 mm

Airports servicing Sydney

Airports servicing Mackay

Top 3 airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith 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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
$252 $364 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$319 $427 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$371 $523 No cancel fee 74%
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