Cheap flights from Brisbane to Sydney

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21 May — 28 May1
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The best prices from Brisbane to Sydney Kingsford Smith are usually found in February or March, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Brisbane to Sydney

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

BNE - SYD

Price

$117 - $201

SYD

Temperature

11 - 22 °C

SYD

Rainfall

50 - 130 mm

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 29% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
Round-trip from$169From Brisbane to Sydney Kingsford Smith
One-way from$105One-way flight from Brisbane to Sydney Kingsford Smith

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

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 17% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Brisbane to Sydney at least 35 days early can save you up to 26% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 35 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Brisbane to Sydney for as little as $203 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $246 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from Brisbane to Sydney lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Brisbane to Sydney in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $140.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Brisbane to Sydney in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 9% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Brisbane to Sydney in May, June 2022

The best prices found for BNE to SYD flights in May, June
22 May - 23 May
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 30m
$121

Jetstar

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Deal found 13/5/22

18 May - 25 May
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 25m
$122

Jetstar

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Deal found 13/5/22

9 Jun. - 11 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 30m
$124

Jetstar

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Deal found 13/5/22

Brisbane to Sydney 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from Brisbane found for this year
12 Oct. - 11 Nov.
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 25m
$120

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

22 May - 23 May
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 30m
$121

Jetstar

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Deal found 13/5/22

18 May - 25 May
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 25m
$122

Jetstar

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Deal found 13/5/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Brisbane to Sydney

12 Oct. - 11 Nov.
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 25m
$120

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

4 Jun. - 5 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 30m
$122

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

12 Oct. - 26 Oct.
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 25m
$125

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

  • Jetstar is one of the most popular airlines used for those travelling from Brisbane to Sydney. Flights from Jetstar travelling this route typically cost $134.97 RT. This price is typically 89% cheaper than other airlines that offer Brisbane to Sydney flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $66. The most popular departure airport in Brisbane when flying to Sydney is Brisbane Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Sydney is Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. When flying from Brisbane to Sydney, Jetstar flights are 52% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Brisbane to Sydney

26 May - 31 May
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 30m
$199

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 16/5/22

26 May - 31 May
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

4h 20m
$311

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 14/5/22

26 May - 31 May
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

4h 20m
$313

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 16/5/22

  • One of the most popular airlines travelling from Brisbane to Sydney is Virgin Australia. Brisbane to Sydney flights are typically 178% more expensive than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Virgin Australia typically cost $111.22 RT. The cheapest Virgin Australia flight found for this route was $45. When travelling from Brisbane to Sydney on Virgin Australia, the most popular airport to depart from is Brisbane Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. When flying from Brisbane to Sydney, Virgin Australia flights are 33% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Direct flights to Sydney from Brisbane

Save time with Brisbane to Sydney direct flight deals
12 Oct. - 11 Nov.
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 25m
$120

Jetstar

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Deal found 15/5/22

4 Jun. - 5 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 30m
$122

Jetstar

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Deal found 16/5/22

9 Jun. - 11 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 30m
$124

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 13/5/22

Last-minute flights from Brisbane to Sydney

Late deals on return flights to Sydney from Brisbane, departing today and this week
22 May - 25 May
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 30m
$122

Jetstar

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Deal found 13/5/22

21 May - 28 May
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 30m
$128

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 14/5/22

21 May - 28 May
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

1h 30m
$130

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 14/5/22

One-way flights to Sydney Kingsford Smith from Brisbane

The cheapest one-way flights from Brisbane to Sydney
24 May
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
$61

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 13/5/22

22 May
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
$62

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 16/5/22

26 May
BNE

Brisbane

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

1h 35m
$66

Jetstar

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Deal found 14/5/22

Related info for your journey

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

Thanks to its photogenic waterfront, Sydney is one of the most recognisable – and most-visited – cities in the world, welcoming over 10 million visitors each year.Most people stick close to the waterfront, where the opera house and harbour bridge decorate the twisting coastline, all within throwing distance of a lively downtown fully stocked with a world-class line-up of restaurants, bars and clubs.Getting from Brisbane to Sydney is easy, too – just hop on a direct 1.5-hour-long flight from Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport.

How long is the flight from Brisbane to Sydney?

Around 1 hour 35 minutes each way.

Which airlines operate flights from Brisbane to Sydney?

Tigerair Australia, Jetstar Airways, Qantas Airways and Virgin Australia.

How frequent are flights between Brisbane and Sydney?

Really frequent. Direct Brisbane to Sydney flights jet off up to 50 times a day, 7 days a week.

Which airports serve Brisbane and Sydney?

You’ll fly from Brisbane Airport to Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport.

Which direct flight route between Brisbane and Sydney is cheapest?

Cheap flights from Brisbane to Sydney often come courtesy of budget companies like Tigerair Australia or Jetstar Airways. It’s also usually cheapest to fly on a Tuesday or Wednesday.Sydney Opera House, Sydney Habrour Bridge, Bondi Beach – a flight from Brisbane to Sydney will take you to a city of iconic images.But where to start first? Downtown is a walkable map of must-sees, from the shos and bars of The Rocks to the museums and art galleries in Hyde Park and the Royal Botanic Gardens.And a trip to Sydney isn’t a trip to Sydney until you’ve travelled out to one of the local beaches. Bondi Beach, with its oceanside pool, is the most Instagrammed sights on the planet. But Sydney also serves up surf-friendly Manly Beach and the wild Kamay Botany Bay National Park. Check out our search engine – it’ll dig up the cheapest flights to Sydney.

What are the best ways to get to the airports in Brisbane and Sydney?

Brisbane has a single commercial airport- Brisbane Airport (BNE), which is a short distance northeast from the Brisbane central business district and connected by the Airtrain railway service. The airport has separate international and domestic terminals which are also connected by the Airtrain. Both terminals have plenty of shops airside and landside as well as 24 hour restaurants. Other amenities include free Wi-Fi, children’s play areas, free showers, and Watt Bikes- where you can charge mobile devices by pedalling. Sydney is also served by a single commercial airport- Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD), which is located very close to the Sydney central business district. Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport is the busiest airport in Australia, split across three terminals- Terminal 1 for international flights, and Terminals 2 and 3 for domestic flights. Some shopping and dining options are available past security, and other amenities include free showers, free Wi-Fi, children’s play areas, and a charging station for mobile devices. Along with linking the airport’s three terminals, the Airport Link underground train connects Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport to the central business district as well as the southwestern Sydney suburbs. The Sydney Bus route 400 offers a scheduled service between Bondi Junction and Eastgardens or you can hire your own car from one of the many car hire agencies that operate on site.

Which airlines fly directly from Brisbane to Sydney?

As it is a short, roughly one hour thirty minute flight, almost all airlines will fly directly from Brisbane to Sydney. This includes Jetstar, Link Airways, Qantas Airways, Rex Airlines and Virgin Australia.

What are the stopover options between Brisbane to Sydney?

As Brisbane to Sydney is a short domestic flight, it makes sense to take a direct flight. While there are options to stop in Cairns or Proserpine, these stopovers can range from around two hours to upwards of 19 hours long. If that wasn’t reason enough, direct flights are almost always much cheaper.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Durban to Cape Town?

Since Brisbane to Sydney is an internal flight within Australia, you will not require a visa to board the plane. In most cases you will not require a passport either, but you will need to show a valid form of government issued photographic ID that includes your full name. Accepted forms of ID include: a passport, a driving licence issued in Australia, a student ID, or a social security card. Non photographic ID will only be accepted for infants travelling with an adult who presents a photographic ID. For infants, a non-photographic ID, like an original birth certificate or certified copy, will be accepted with an accompanying adult who presents a photographic ID.

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 5 different airlines have flights from Brisbane (BNE) to Kingsford Smith (SYD) on a regular basis. There are 146 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 30m.

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 $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Brisbane to Sydney for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $120, but on average you can expect to pay $137.

Are there direct flights from Brisbane to Sydney for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Brisbane to Sydney under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Brisbane to Sydney is less than $135.

Are there last-minute flights available from Brisbane to Sydney for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Brisbane to Sydney within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are direct flights available from Brisbane to Sydney?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Monday.

How popular is this Brisbane to Sydney flight route?

The Brisbane to Sydney Kingsford Smith flight path was viewed by 18,774 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

1 flight departure from Brisbane to Sydney per day on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Brisbane to Sydney?

A quick flight from Brisbane to Sydney can take about 1h 35m. Jetstar provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $120. Airlines will cover a distance of 752 km. All flights are typically direct.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Brisbane to Sydney round-trip?

Jetstar, at $120, was found to be the cheapest airline from Brisbane to Sydney.. Jetstar is currently priced 41% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Brisbane to Sydney are Jetstar ($61), Virgin Australia ($98), and Rex ($104).

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

When booking a flight from Brisbane to Sydney, you may want to consider flying on Jetstar, Qantas Airways or Tigerair Australia as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Brisbane to Sydney?

Before booking your flight to Sydney from Brisbane, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Rex (87%), Delta (77%), Qantas Airways( 77%).

What are the cheapest flights from Brisbane to Sydney?

While on average a flight from Brisbane to Sydney is generally $357, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $60. When looking at the most popular route, (Brisbane - Sydney Kingsford Smith), you can expect to pay $120 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Brisbane to Sydney

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Top 5 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.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
RexCheapest$50Average$127FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time86%COVID-19 safety
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JetstarCheapest$64Average$160FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$95Average$194FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$107Average$287FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Tigerair AustraliaCheapest$122Average$179FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Brisbane to Sydney

See what time of day planes typically take off from Brisbane to Sydney
9%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
40%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
39%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
12%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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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
Sunday125daily flights
Monday172daily flights
Tuesday146daily flights
Wednesday150daily flights
Thursday167daily flights
Friday170daily flights
Saturday98daily flights