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Cheap flights from Brisbane to Sydney

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Brisbane (BNE) to Sydney (SYD)

All the information you need to plan the best BNE to SYD flight in 2021: compare Brisbane to Sydney flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sydney.
BNE - SYD
Price
$159 - $274
SYD
Temperature
0 - 24 °C
SYD
Precipitation
84 - 160 mm

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

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

Average price

$181

Average for round-trip flights in August 2021

Round-trip from

$159

From Brisbane to Sydney

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 Sydney?

Users have found that flying from Brisbane to Sydney on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 33 days in advance, which can save you up to 29% on flights from Brisbane to Sydney compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 33 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 $186. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $233.

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

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to Sydney from Brisbane. Prices for February average $188 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $106. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a February flight can save you 41% on your journey compared to booking in February

When is the cheapest time to fly from Brisbane to Sydney (BNE - SYD)?

It’s optimal to fly from Brisbane to Sydney at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 14% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Brisbane to Sydney in August, September 2021

The best prices found for BNE to SYD flights in August, September
3 Sep - 6 Sep
$182pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
1 Sep - 5 Sep
$189pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
23 Sep - 27 Sep
$191pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane

Brisbane to Sydney 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from Brisbane found for this year
25 Oct - 27 Oct
$170pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
11 Nov - 18 Nov
$174pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
26 Oct - 28 Oct
$181pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane

Direct flights to Sydney from Brisbane

Save time with Brisbane to Sydney direct flight deals
25 Oct - 27 Oct
$170pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
11 Nov - 18 Nov
$174pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
26 Oct - 28 Oct
$181pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane

Last-minute flights from Brisbane to Sydney

Late deals on return flights to Sydney from Brisbane, departing today and this week
9 Aug - 12 Aug
$261pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
BNE
Brisbane
9 Aug - 12 Aug
$271pp
BNE
Brisbane
Multiple airlines
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
7 Aug - 13 Aug
$310pp
BNE
Brisbane
Multiple airlines
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane

One-way flights to Sydney from Brisbane

The cheapest one-way flights from Brisbane to Sydney
02:50 - 08:55
Virgin Australia
1 stop
6h 05m
BNE - SYD
Virgin Australia
$290
Wing On Travel
15:15 - 11:30
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
19h 15m
BNE - SYD
Multiple Airlines
$305
Seat24
03:15 - 12:10
Jetstar
2 stops
31h 55m
BNE - SYD
Jetstar
$350
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Brisbane to Sydney

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

You will need to book a flight from Brisbane to Sydney Kingsford Smith if you want to fly from Brisbane to Sydney. At least 4 different airlines have flights from Brisbane (BNE) to Kingsford Smith (SYD) on a regular basis. There are 6 flights to Sydney from the Brisbane airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from BNE to SYD to be around 1h 35m.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Tigerair Australia, Jetstar, and Virgin Australia flying from Brisbane to Sydney Kingsford Smith have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Brisbane to Sydney for under $272. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $170, but on average you can expect to pay $237.

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

Cheapflights has 18 direct flights from Brisbane to Sydney under $272. A good price for a direct flight from Brisbane to Sydney is less than $227.

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

There are currently 14+ open flights from Brisbane to Sydney within the next 7 days for less than $272.

What days are direct flights available from Brisbane to Sydney?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 32,491 users have taken a look at flights from Brisbane to Sydney Kingsford Smith.

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

Per day, 5 flights depart from Brisbane to Sydney Kingsford Smith on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 60% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 40% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Brisbane or Sydney?

Expected rainfall in Brisbane is more than in Sydney. You can expect this to be the case over the next 7 days.

Is Brisbane weather warmer or cooler than Sydney?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 29 °C on average in the month of January. The temperature in Sydney is typically colder than in Brisbane. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Brisbane to Sydney?

Departing from Brisbane to Sydney will take you 1h 35m. There are 752 km between Brisbane and Sydney. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

According to our current data, Jetstar ($170), and Virgin Australia ($335) offers the cheapest pricing from Brisbane to Sydney. Users have found that Jetstar is 12% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $78 on Jetstar. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Virgin Australia from $101 and Qantas Airways from $155 one-way.

Destination information for Sydney

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Brisbane to Sydney.
Flight duration
1h 31m
Average temperature for August in Sydney
24.0 °C
Avg rainfall for August in Sydney
94.0 mm

Airports servicing Brisbane

Airports servicing Sydney

Top 4 airlines flying from Brisbane to Sydney

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Brisbane to Sydney 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
$84 $124 No cancel fee 81%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Tigerair Australia. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Jetstar
$89 $144 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$124 $188 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$101 $225 No cancel fee 74%
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Hourly flight availability from Brisbane to Sydney

See what time of day planes typically take off from Brisbane towards Sydney.
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 66% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 33% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Brisbane to Sydney
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Brisbane to Sydney.
Sunday
7 daily flights
Monday
10 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
9 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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