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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)

MKY - SYD
Price
$332 - $470
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

Average price

$379

Average for round-trip flights in March 2021

Round-trip from

$332

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 $175 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 $219 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 $176 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $100. 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 in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 8% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Mackay to Sydney in March, April 2021

13 Apr - 21 Apr
$368pp
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MKY
Mackay
13 Apr - 22 Apr
$379pp
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MKY
Mackay
13 Apr - 22 Apr
$456pp
MKY
Mackay
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
MKY
Mackay

Mackay to Sydney 2021 flight deals

13 Apr - 21 Apr
$368pp
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MKY
Mackay
13 Apr - 22 Apr
$379pp
MKY
Mackay
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MKY
Mackay
13 Apr - 22 Apr
$456pp
MKY
Mackay
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
MKY
Mackay

One-way flights to Sydney from Mackay

02:50 - 13:45
Qantas Airways
1 stop
9h 55m
MKY - SYD
Qantas Airways
07:25 - 15:45
Qantas Airways
1 stop
7h 20m
MKY - SYD
Qantas Airways
07:25 - 14:25
Qantas Airways
2 stops
7h 00m
MKY - SYD
Qantas Airways

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Flight FAQs

From Mackay to Sydney

Can I find flights from Mackay to Sydney for under $384 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Mackay to Sydney for under $384. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $368, but on average you can expect to pay $546.

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 $384 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 180 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 greater rainfall in 0 compared to Sydney over the next 14 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 3h 35m. Fly via Qantas Airways, Jetstar, or Virgin Australia to get the fastest option. 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 Mackay to Sydney return?

Our cheapest airline available from Mackay to Sydney is Jetstar. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $368 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways, starting at $504 and $535 round-trip. Jetstar is 6% 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 $622 on Qantas Airways.

Destination information for Sydney

Average temperature for March in Sydney
3.0 °C
Avg rainfall for March in Sydney
138.0 mm

Airports servicing Mackay

Airports servicing Sydney

Top 3 airlines flying from Mackay to Sydney

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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