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Cheap flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands

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The best prices from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands are usually found in June or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Friday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Sydney (SYD) to Whitsunday Islands (HTI)

SYD - HTI
Price
$276 - $372

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

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

Round-trip from

$276

From Sydney to Whitsunday Islands

One-way from

$161

One-way flight from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands

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 Sydney to Whitsunday Islands?

Travellers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 12% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 24% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $383, or $435 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands in June, with the cheapest ticket starting at $223.

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

It’s optimal to fly from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 49% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands in February, March 2021

3 Mar - 7 Mar
$216pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
HTI
Hamilton Island
HTI
Hamilton Island
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
5 Mar - 8 Mar
$224pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
HTI
Hamilton Island
HTI
Hamilton Island
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
5 Mar - 12 Mar
$232pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
HTI
Hamilton Island
HTI
Hamilton Island
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sydney to Whitsunday Islands 2021 flight deals

3 Mar - 7 Mar
$216pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
HTI
Hamilton Island
HTI
Hamilton Island
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
5 Mar - 8 Mar
$224pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
HTI
Hamilton Island
HTI
Hamilton Island
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
17 May - 21 May
$230pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
HTI
Hamilton Island
HTI
Hamilton Island
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Direct flights to Whitsunday Islands from Sydney

3 Mar - 7 Mar
$216pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
HTI
Hamilton Island
HTI
Hamilton Island
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
5 Mar - 8 Mar
$224pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
HTI
Hamilton Island
HTI
Hamilton Island
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
17 May - 21 May
$230pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
HTI
Hamilton Island
HTI
Hamilton Island
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Last-minute flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands

3 Mar - 7 Mar
$216pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
HTI
Hamilton Island
HTI
Hamilton Island
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
5 Mar - 8 Mar
$224pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
HTI
Hamilton Island
HTI
Hamilton Island
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
5 Mar - 12 Mar
$232pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
HTI
Hamilton Island
HTI
Hamilton Island
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

One-way flights to Whitsunday Islands from Sydney

07:00 - 08:30
Jetstar
Direct
2h 30m
SYD - HTI
Jetstar
$162
mytrip.com
02:00 - 10:35
Virgin Australia
3 stops
32h 35m
SYD - HTI
Virgin Australia
$489
Gotogate
17:50 - 10:25
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
41h 35m
SYD - HTI
Multiple Airlines
$1,099
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Sydney to Whitsunday Islands

Can I find flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands for under $252 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands for under $252. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Virgin Australia for just $224, but on average you can expect to pay $280.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Hamilton Island 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.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands for under $252 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands under $252. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands is less than $267.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands for under $252?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands within the next 7 days for less than $252.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 3,459 users have taken a look at flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Hamilton Island.

Does it rain more in Sydney or Hamilton Island?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Sydney is typically less than Hamilton Island. We can gather that this will continue over the next 14 days.

Is Sydney weather warmer or cooler than Hamilton Island?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 29 °C range in January. The weather in Hamilton Island is generally hotter than Sydney'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 Sydney to Whitsunday Islands?

For as low as $225, Virgin Australia can have you in Whitsunday Islands from Sydney in 2h 30m. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands return?

Virgin Australia, at $225, was found to be the cheapest airline from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Jetstar. You may be able to fly from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands for 30% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Jetstar. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $149. Users have also found prices from $206 and $216 on Jetstar and Virgin Australia, respectively.

Destination information for Whitsunday Islands

Flight duration
2h 25m

Airports servicing Sydney

Airports servicing Hamilton Island

Top 4 airlines flying from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Tigerair Australia
$145 $196 No cancel fee 81%

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Jetstar
$133 $246 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$190 $292 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$209 $361 No cancel fee 74%
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Hourly flight availability from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands

Morning 6 AM to midday 85% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 15% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Sydney to Whitsunday Islands
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
9 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
7 daily flights
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