Cheap flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands

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

To save up to 24% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands from $422 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $479 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands?

The best pricing can be found in the month of June. Prices to Whitsunday Islands from Sydney average $356. You can even find prices in June for less than $356, as users have found deals to Whitsunday Islands from as low as $246. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Whitsunday Islands from Sydney. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 14%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands (SYD - KJP)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SYD to Whitsunday Islands flights in January, February
24 Jan. - 28 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 20m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$161

Jetstar

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Deal found 1/19/22

24 Jan. - 26 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 20m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$162

Jetstar

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Deal found 1/19/22

19 Jan. - 20 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 20m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$166

Jetstar

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Deal found 1/18/22

Sydney to Whitsunday Islands 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Whitsunday Islands from Sydney found for this year
24 Jan. - 28 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 20m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$161

Jetstar

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Deal found 1/19/22

24 Jan. - 26 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 20m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$162

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

19 Jan. - 20 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 20m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$166

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 1/18/22

Direct flights to Whitsunday Islands from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to Whitsunday Islands direct flight deals
13 Feb. - 18 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 20m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$161

Jetstar

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Deal found 1/18/22

11 Feb. - 20 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 20m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$186

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

11 Feb. - 14 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 20m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$190

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/20/22

Last-minute flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands

Late deals on return flights to Whitsunday Islands from Sydney, departing today and this week
25 Jan. - 28 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 20m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$168

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/18/22

25 Jan. - 28 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

1 stop

23h 50m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$265

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 1/18/22

26 Jan. - 29 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 30m
HTI

Hamilton Island

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 20m
$302

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

One-way flights to Whitsunday Islands from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands
6 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 20m
$87

Jetstar

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Deal found 1/18/22

9 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 30m
$100

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 1/20/22

12 Mar.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HTI

Hamilton Island

Nonstop

2h 20m
$108

Jetstar

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Deal found 1/20/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sydney to Whitsunday Islands flights.

Thanks to the new generation of plugged-in honeymooners and celebrity Instagrammers, the Whitsunday Islands have rocketed to the top of many a travel bucket list.This string of over 70 islands kicks back off the north-east coast of Queensland, and doubles as a scenic launch pad for trips to the neighbouring Great Barrier Reef. As such, the Whitsundays reel in an eclectic mix of well-heeled beach lovers and salty seasoned divers.Best of all, it’s dead easy to get to the Whitsunday Islands – just hop on a 2.5-hour direct flight from Sydney.

How long is the flight from Sydney to the Whitsunday Islands?

Around 2 hours 35 minutes direct. It’s usually not worth booking a flight with a stopover, as they can last an extra 10 hours.

Which airlines operate flights from Sydney to the Whitsunday Islands?

Jetstar Airways, Qantas Airways and Virgin Australia.

How frequent are flights between Sydney and the Whitsunday Islands?

Direct flights from Sydney to the Whitsunday Islands take off up to 3 times a day. Want more choice? There are over 70 flights with stopovers to choose from each day.

Which airports serve Sydney and the Whitsunday Islands?

Planes depart from Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport.You get a choice in the Whitsundays. Great Barrier Reef Airport serves Hamilton Island. You could also fly to the nearest strip of mainland, which is served Whitsunday Coast Airport. From here, you can jump on a transfer to the Whitsunday boat terminal at nearby Shute Harbour.

Which direct flight route between Sydney and the Whitsunday Islands is cheapest?

Cheap flights from Sydney to the Whitsunday Islands usually depart after midday.A flight from Sydney to the Whitsunday Islands delivers you straight to one of the most spectacular island chains on the planet.The Whitsundays’ good looks are all down to the swirling coastlines. White beaches, turquoise waters and bright green rainforests are the norm here. Plus, the islands are within throwing distance of the 2,300-kilometre-long Great Barrier Reef.Hamilton Island is one of the few inhabited isles. The luxury beach hotels here offer five-star digs for honeymooners, sailors and scuba divers. And it’s got some of the most scenic bushwalking trails in the region.Try out our search engine – it’ll dig up the cheapest flights to the Whitsunday Islands in minutes.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands?

Most people fly from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) if they book a flight from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands. Sydney Kingsford Smith is conveniently located just 7.5 km from Sydney’s city centre.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Whitsunday Islands have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Jetstar, Virgin Australia, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Jetstar with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $161, but on average you can expect to pay $255.

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

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands is less than $262.

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

There are currently 14+ open flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are direct flights available from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands?

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

How popular is this Sydney to Whitsunday Islands flight route?

The Sydney Kingsford Smith to Whitsunday Islands flight path was viewed by 3,459 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 Sydney to Whitsunday Islands on average per day?

Per day, 4 flights depart from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands on average.
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How long is the flight from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands?

Jetstar and Virgin Australia can get you from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands in just under 2h 20m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. There are 1535 km between Sydney and Whitsunday Islands. All flights are typically direct.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Jetstar, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $87. Virgin Australia flights start at $100 while deals on Qantas Airways start at $930 one-way.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands are Jetstar, Qantas Airways and Tigerair Australia. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands?

Consider Qantas Airways (97%), Air New Zealand (97%) or Etihad Airways (94%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands.

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands? While on average our users pay $437, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $110. The most popular route (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Hamilton Island), is priced around $161.

Alternative routes for Sydney to Whitsunday Islands

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Destination points for flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands

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Top 4 airlines flying from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$184
Average$342
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Tigerair Australia
Cheapest$201
Average$272
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$264
Average$568
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$290
Average$501
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety

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