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Cheap flights from Sydney to Sunshine Coast

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Sydney (SYD) to Sunshine Coast

All the information you need to plan the best SYD to MCY flight in 2021: compare Sydney to Sunshine Coast flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sunshine Coast.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Sydney to Sunshine Coast?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 60 days in advance, which can save you up to 26% on flights from Sydney to Sunshine Coast compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 60 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $270. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $307.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sydney to Sunshine Coast?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in January. For low rates, June can be a great choice for travel to Sunshine Coast. Flights to Sunshine Coast from Sydney in June are about $243 on average during June, but can be found for as low as $114.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Sunshine Coast in July, August 2021

The best prices found for SYD to Sunshine Coast flights in July, August
30 Jul - 2 Aug
$128pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
2 Aug - 5 Aug
$236pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
1 Aug - 3 Aug
$270pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sydney to Sunshine Coast 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sunshine Coast from Sydney found for this year
30 Jul - 2 Aug
$128pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
13 Nov - 23 Nov
$168pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
13 Nov - 20 Nov
$176pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Direct flights to Sunshine Coast from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to Sunshine Coast direct flight deals
13 Nov - 23 Nov
$168pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
13 Nov - 20 Nov
$176pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
15 Nov - 23 Nov
$179pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Last-minute flights from Sydney to Sunshine Coast

Late deals on return flights to Sunshine Coast from Sydney, departing today and this week
2 Aug - 5 Aug
$236pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
1 Aug - 3 Aug
$270pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
2 Aug - 5 Aug
$307pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Virgin Australia
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

One-way flights to Sunshine Coast from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Sunshine Coast
13:10 - 13:40
Jetstar
Direct
1h 30m
SYD - MCY
Jetstar
$91
mytrip.com
02:15 - 05:50
Virgin Australia
1 stop
4h 35m
SYD - MCY
Virgin Australia
$224
StudentUniverse
17:00 - 14:35
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
21h 35m
SYD - MCY
Multiple Airlines
$1,674
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Sydney</span> to <span class="emphasized">Sunshine Coast</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Sydney to Sunshine Coast

What airport do you fly from for flights from Sydney to Sunshine Coast?

Located just 7.5 km from the city centre, Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Sunshine Coast from Sydney.

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

Jetstar, Virgin Australia, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Sydney to Sunshine Coast for under $272 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Sunshine Coast for under $272. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $168, but on average you can expect to pay $213.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Sunshine Coast for under $272 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Sydney to Sunshine Coast under $272. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Sunshine Coast is less than $213.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to Sunshine Coast for under $272?

There are currently 13+ open flights from Sydney to Sunshine Coast within the next 7 days for less than $272.

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to Sunshine Coast?

While on average a flight from Sydney to Sunshine Coast is generally $724, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $70. When looking at the most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Maroochydore Sunshine Coast), you can expect to pay $128 for that flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Sydney to Sunshine Coast?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Sydney to Sunshine Coast consider choosing Singapore Airlines(83%), Etihad Airways(81%) or Virgin Australia(77%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

How long does is the flight from Sydney to Sunshine Coast?

Airlines like Jetstar and Virgin Australia fly from Sydney to Sunshine Coast in about 1h 30m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. All flights are typically direct.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Sydney to Sunshine Coast return?

According to our current data, Jetstar ($168), and Virgin Australia ($307) offers the cheapest pricing from Sydney to Sunshine Coast.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sydney to Sunshine Coast one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Jetstar. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $91. Users have also found tickets on Virgin Australia for as little as $160.

Destination information for Sunshine Coast

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Sydney to Sunshine Coast.
Flight duration
1h 33m

Airports servicing Sydney

Airports servicing

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast (MCY)

Top 4 airlines flying from Sydney to Sunshine Coast

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to Sunshine Coast 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
Tigerair Australia
$86 $151 No cancel fee 81%

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Jetstar
$100 $171 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$118 $210 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$116 $250 No cancel fee 74%
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