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Cheap flights from Mackay to Sydney from $214

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 26/7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
MKY — SYD
23 Apr — 30 Apr1
1 adult
Tue 23/4
Tue 30/4

The best prices from Mackay to Sydney Kingsford Smith are usually found in January or November, booked 89 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from Mackay to Sydney

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Mackay (MKY) to Sydney (SYD). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 18 April 2024.

Popular in

June

Cheapest in

January

Average price

$522

Round-trip from

$195
High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in April 2024
From Mackay to Sydney Kingsford Smith

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

Departing on a Sunday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 29% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Mackay to Sydney at least 28 days early can save you up to 31% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 28 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Mackay to Sydney for as little as $464 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 $638 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from Mackay to Sydney lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Mackay to Sydney in January, with the cheapest ticket starting at $342.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Mackay to Sydney (MKY - SYD)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 24% on flights from Mackay to Sydney by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Mackay to Sydney

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Qantas Airways for the route between Mackay and Sydney. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Find some of the cheapest Qantas Airways flights travelling from Mackay to Sydney. It's recommended that users confirm their flight details before booking.
Fri 24/517:20MKY - SYD
1 stop5h 00mQantas Airways
Tue 28/507:30SYD - MKY
2 stops9h 10mQantas Airways
Deal found 17/4$643
Fri 24/508:00MKY - SYD
1 stop3h 50mQantas Airways
Tue 28/507:30SYD - MKY
2 stops9h 10mQantas Airways
Deal found 18/4$702
Thu 1/811:30MKY - SYD
2 stops10h 45mQantas Airways
Sun 4/808:05SYD - MKY
2 stops9h 05mQantas Airways
Deal found 18/4$705
Fri 24/512:45MKY - SYD
1 stop8h 05mQantas Airways
Mon 27/508:05SYD - MKY
2 stops8h 35mQantas Airways
Deal found 17/4$781
Thu 27/606:00MKY - SYD
1 stop3h 50mQantas Airways
Fri 5/706:05SYD - MKY
2 stops10h 35mQantas Airways
Deal found 16/4$803
Fri 24/512:45MKY - SYD
1 stop7h 35mQantas Airways
Mon 27/508:05SYD - MKY
2 stops8h 35mQantas Airways
Deal found 18/4$842
Fri 28/606:00MKY - SYD
1 stop4h 20mQantas Airways
Fri 5/708:30SYD - MKY
2 stops8h 10mQantas Airways
Deal found 16/4$864
Sun 28/415:45MKY - SYD
2 stops23h 05mQantas Airways
Sun 5/506:05SYD - MKY
2 stops9h 15mQantas Airways
Deal found 16/4$1,053
Fri 24/506:00MKY - SYD
2 stops7h 05mQantas Airways
Mon 27/508:05SYD - MKY
2 stops8h 35mQantas Airways
Deal found 17/4$1,100

Cheap Jetstar flights from Mackay to Sydney

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Jetstar for the route between Mackay and Sydney. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Take a gander at the lowest prices we've found on Jetstar flights from Mackay to Sydney. Deals frequently update to provide users with more options.
Thu 27/621:15MKY - SYD
1 stop11h 20mJetstar
Fri 5/706:00SYD - MKY
1 stop14h 40mJetstar
Deal found 16/4$533
Sun 28/421:15MKY - SYD
1 stop12h 35mJetstar
Sun 5/506:00SYD - MKY
1 stop14h 40mJetstar
Deal found 16/4$589

Cheap Mackay to Sydney flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Mackay to Sydney specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Prices were last updated on 18 April 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Sydney in 2024 at this time. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Fri 24/515:45MKY - SYD
1 stop6h 35mMultiple Airlines
Tue 28/506:00SYD - MKY
1 stop14h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$429
Fri 24/513:55MKY - SYD
1 stop4h 45mMultiple Airlines
Tue 28/506:00SYD - MKY
1 stop14h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$430
Fri 24/515:45MKY - SYD
1 stop6h 35mMultiple Airlines
Mon 27/506:00SYD - MKY
1 stop14h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$452
Fri 24/513:55MKY - SYD
1 stop4h 45mMultiple Airlines
Mon 27/509:20SYD - MKY
1 stop11h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$464
Sun 28/421:15MKY - SYD
1 stop12h 35mJetstar
Sun 5/506:00SYD - MKY
1 stop14h 40mJetstar
Deal found 16/4$589
Fri 24/517:20MKY - SYD
1 stop5h 00mQantas Airways
Tue 28/507:30SYD - MKY
2 stops9h 10mQantas Airways
Deal found 17/4$643
Fri 24/508:00MKY - SYD
1 stop3h 50mQantas Airways
Tue 28/507:30SYD - MKY
2 stops9h 10mQantas Airways
Deal found 18/4$702
Fri 24/512:45MKY - SYD
1 stop8h 05mQantas Airways
Mon 27/508:05SYD - MKY
2 stops8h 35mQantas Airways
Deal found 17/4$781
Sun 28/415:45MKY - SYD
2 stops23h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 5/506:00SYD - MKY
1 stop14h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/4$795

Mackay to Sydney 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Mackay and Sydney in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Sydney in 2024 at this time. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Fri 24/515:45MKY - SYD
1 stop6h 35mMultiple Airlines
Tue 28/506:00SYD - MKY
1 stop14h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$429
Fri 24/513:55MKY - SYD
1 stop4h 45mMultiple Airlines
Tue 28/506:00SYD - MKY
1 stop14h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$430
Fri 24/515:45MKY - SYD
1 stop6h 35mMultiple Airlines
Mon 27/506:00SYD - MKY
1 stop14h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$452
Thu 1/808:25MKY - SYD
1 stop6h 15mVirgin Australia
Sun 4/807:00SYD - MKY
1 stop3h 40mVirgin Australia
Deal found 18/4$457
Fri 24/513:55MKY - SYD
1 stop4h 45mMultiple Airlines
Mon 27/509:20SYD - MKY
1 stop11h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$464
Mon 18/1106:20MKY - SYD
1 stop10h 20mVirgin Australia
Thu 21/1107:30SYD - MKY
1 stop5h 45mVirgin Australia
Deal found 16/4$477
Mon 18/1111:15MKY - SYD
1 stop4h 25mVirgin Australia
Thu 21/1108:30SYD - MKY
1 stop7h 55mVirgin Australia
Deal found 17/4$478
Thu 1/811:30MKY - SYD
2 stops10h 45mMultiple Airlines
Sun 4/807:00SYD - MKY
1 stop3h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$520
Thu 27/621:15MKY - SYD
1 stop11h 20mJetstar
Fri 5/706:00SYD - MKY
1 stop14h 40mJetstar
Deal found 16/4$533

One-way flights to Sydney from Mackay

Search for one-way flight options from Mackay to Sydney. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Users travelling one-way from Mackay to Sydney can select one of these great deals. Those needing a return flight from Mackay to Sydney can use the search form above.
Fri 26/713:30MKY - SYD
1 stop4h 10mVirgin Australia
Deal found 17/4$214
Fri 26/717:05MKY - SYD
2 stops25h 55mQantas Airways
Deal found 17/4$326
Fri 26/711:30MKY - SYD
3 stops10h 50mQantas Airways
Deal found 17/4$847

Find flights from Mackay to Sydney within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Mackay to Sydney that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$429 - $643

Route

Depart

Return

Price

MackaySydney Kingsford Smith

MKY - SYD

MKYSYD

Mackay

Fri 24/5

1 stop6h 35m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 28/5

1 stop14h 40m

$429

MackaySydney Kingsford Smith

MKY - SYD

MKYSYD

Mackay

Fri 24/5

1 stop4h 45m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 28/5

1 stop14h 40m

$430

MackaySydney Kingsford Smith

MKY - SYD

MKYSYD

Mackay

Fri 24/5

1 stop6h 35m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Mon 27/5

1 stop14h 40m

$452

MackaySydney Kingsford Smith

MKY - SYD

MKYSYD

Mackay

Thu 1/8

1 stop6h 15m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sun 4/8

1 stop3h 40m

$457

MackaySydney Kingsford Smith

MKY - SYD

MKYSYD

Mackay

Fri 24/5

1 stop4h 45m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Mon 27/5

1 stop11h 20m

$464

MackaySydney Kingsford Smith

MKY - SYD

MKYSYD

Mackay

Thu 1/8

2 stops10h 45m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sun 4/8

1 stop3h 40m

$520

MackaySydney Kingsford Smith

MKY - SYD

MKYSYD

Mackay

Thu 27/6

1 stop11h 20m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Fri 5/7

1 stop14h 40m

$533

MackaySydney Kingsford Smith

MKY - SYD

MKYSYD

Mackay

Sun 28/4

1 stop12h 35m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sun 5/5

1 stop14h 40m

$589

MackaySydney Kingsford Smith

MKY - SYD

MKYSYD

Mackay

Fri 24/5

1 stop5h 00m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 28/5

2 stops9h 10m

$643

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When is the best time to book a flight from Mackay to Sydney?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Mackay to Sydney. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The best time to book flights from Mackay to Sydney is 89 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Mackay to Sydney?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Mackay to Sydney. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.
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Midday
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Mackay to Sydney flight should consider departing on Saturday at midday when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Sydney by month

Plan your trip from Mackay to Sydney by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Mackay to Sydney is currently $462 while a return flight costs $502. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.

Currently, August is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Mackay to Sydney (average of $125). Flying from Mackay to Sydney in December is currently the most expensive (average of $168). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$235

February

$210

March

$236

April

$228

May

$210

June

$217

July

$208

August

$194

September

$204

October

$208

November

$238

December

$261

Temperature and rainfall in Sydney by month

Plan your trip to Sydney by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

SYD

Temperature

11 - 22 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Sydney

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Sydney. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Sydney. Reviews last updated 18 April 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with Qantas Airways and Jetstar from Mackay to Sydney by reading reviews from past customers. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.

Food

6.8

Crew

8.4

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.6

Entertainment

6.8

Overall

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Great crew, they were helping us with the kids. Highly recommended!

7.8
Good
690 reviews

Food

6.8

Crew

8.4

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.6

Entertainment

6.8

Overall

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Great crew, they were helping us with the kids. Highly recommended!

7.7
Good
1,018 reviews

Food

6.8

Crew

8.4

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.6

Entertainment

6.8

Overall

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Great crew, they were helping us with the kids. Highly recommended!

6.9
Okay
681 reviews

Food

6.8

Crew

8.4

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.6

Entertainment

6.8

Overall

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Great crew, they were helping us with the kids. Highly recommended!

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Mackay to Sydney for under $500 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Mackay to Sydney for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $429, but on average you can expect to pay $671.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Mackay to Sydney round-trip?

    Flying on Virgin Australia is currently your cheapest option to Sydney, with prices starting at $457. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Jetstar and Qantas Airways, with the lowest prices starting at $533 and $643, respectively. These flights start at 10% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

  • What does MKY to SYD mean?

    Great question - MKY to SYD just means Mackay Airport to Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights!

  • Can I find deals for flights from Mackay to Sydney that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Mackay to Sydney flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Mackay to Sydney with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Mackay to Sydney flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

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    Yes. In addition to deals on Mackay to Sydney flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

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    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Mackay to Sydney.

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    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Mackay to Sydney by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Mackay to Sydney that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Mackay to Sydney offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Mackay to Sydney?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Mackay to Sydney flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Mackay to Sydney flight deals updated?

    The Mackay to Sydney flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 18/4.

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JetstarCheapest$258Average$424FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$353Average$475FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$499Average$690FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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