Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in February 2021
From Sydney to Norfolk Island
Cheapest prices for Norfolk Island flights by month
Currently, June is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Norfolk Island. Flying to Norfolk Island in November will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.
When is the best time to fly to Norfolk Island?
SYD - NLK
$438 - $1,103
It’s not known for its action or partying, but if you’re after truly relaxing escape don’t hesitate to book flights to Norfolk Island. This is a wonderfully romantic destination for honeymooners, nature lovers and those looking to stock up on tax free goods. Norfolk Island is an external territory of Australia, but Aussies arriving on cheap flights to Norfolk Island will still need to use their passports. Just a short flight from Sydney or Brisbane, this tiny 8km by 5km island can be traversed by bicycle or by foot. A natural paradise, Norfolk Island offers plenty of outdoor activities such as bushwalking, snorkelling, diving and fishing. Peak tourist season is during the warmer months from December to April, with temps averaging 24C to 28C. February is generally the hottest and most settled month weather wise, though March is pretty good too. There is no shortage of accommodation on Norfolk Island but during peak tourist season, the population increases significantly, so advance bookings for flight tickets and hotels is advised.
The cold season (June to September) is considered the off season and is characterised by rain and cooler temperatures between 14C to 19C. June is the wettest month but since the climate is subtropical it rarely feels that cold. Travel during the off season for cheapest flights to Norfolk Island and low season accommodation prices.
When is the best time to book a flight to Norfolk Island?
The best time to book flights to Norfolk Island is from January to March as these are the driest and warmest months of the island’s subtropical climate. This also coincides with cyclone season but Norfolk Island rarely gets hit by cyclones. Divers can book flights to Norfolk Island at any time as this watersport is possible all year round. The island offers over 30 world class dive sites with excellent visibility (40 metres plus on a good day) and an abundance of marine life such as turtles, reef fish and stingrays. The annual water temperatures average between 19C and 24C, but you may want to wear a wetsuit in May, June and July.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Norfolk Island?
Monday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to Norfolk Island. Flying on Saturday will result in higher flight prices.
What time of day is cheapest to fly to Norfolk Island?
Flights in the morning are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Norfolk Island. Flights in the evening are usually the most expensive.
Air New Zealand operates flights to Norfolk Island from Brisbane and Sydney a few times a week. Travellers coming from Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth will be required to change planes in Sydney.
How to get from the airport to the city centre?
Norfolk Island Airport (NLK) is situated in Burnt Pine, the largest town on the island. Passengers can get to and from the airport by taxi, private car hire or local hotel shuttles. The best way to see the island is to hire a car, a scooter or a bike.