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Cheap flights from Mackay to Sydney

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The best prices from Mackay to Sydney are usually found in May or November, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Mackay (MKY) to Sydney (SYD)

All the information you need to plan the best MKY to SYD flight in 2021: compare Mackay to Sydney flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sydney.
MKY - SYD
Price
$342 - $485
SYD
Temperature
0 - 24 °C
SYD
Rainfall
84 - 160 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$342

From Mackay to Sydney

One-way from

$165

One-way flight from Mackay 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 Mackay to Sydney?

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Sydney. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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 33 days early can save you up to 29% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 33 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Mackay to Sydney for as little as $181 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 $226 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Sydney from Mackay. Users have commonly found prices around $182 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $103. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

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

It’s optimal to fly from Mackay to Sydney at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 13% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Mackay to Sydney 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from Mackay found for this year
16 Nov - 17 Nov
$394pp
MKY
Mackay
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
MKY
Mackay
16 Nov - 17 Nov
$396pp
MKY
Mackay
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
MKY
Mackay

One-way flights to Sydney from Mackay

The cheapest one-way flights from Mackay to Sydney
09:20 - 18:15
Jetstar
1 stop
7h 55m
MKY - SYD
Jetstar
$166
mytrip.com
13:30 - 05:55
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
15h 25m
MKY - SYD
Multiple Airlines
$217
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From Mackay to Sydney

Can I find flights from Mackay to Sydney for under $396 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Mackay to Sydney for under $396. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Virgin Australia for just $394, but on average you can expect to pay $395.

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

Virgin Australia, Qantas Airways, and Jetstar 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.

Are there direct flights from Mackay to Sydney for under $396 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Mackay to Sydney, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Mackay to Sydney Kingsford Smith was viewed by 781 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Mackay or Sydney?

Mackay will have less rainfall in 2 compared to Sydney over the next 11 days.

Is Mackay weather warmer or cooler than Sydney?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 30 °C range in January. The weather in Sydney is generally colder than Mackay's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long does is the flight from Mackay to Sydney?

There are many flights that can get you from Mackay to Sydney in 4h 15m. Fly via Virgin Australia to get the fastest option.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Mackay to Sydney is Virgin Australia. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $394 on this airline. Virgin Australia is 2% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $166 on Jetstar.

Destination information for Sydney

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Mackay to Sydney.
Average temperature for June in Sydney
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for June in Sydney
84.0 mm

Airports servicing Mackay

Airports servicing Sydney

Top 3 airlines flying from Mackay to Sydney

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Mackay 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
Jetstar
$113 $259 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$215 $299 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$232 $356 No cancel fee 74%
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