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Cheap flights from Sydney to Brisbane

SYD — BNE
26 May — 2 Jun1
1 adult
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The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Brisbane are usually found in August or May, booked 82 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from Sydney to Brisbane

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Sydney (SYD) to Brisbane (BNE). 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 21 May 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

August

Average price

$212

Round-trip from

$429
High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in May 2024
From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Brisbane

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

Users have found that flying from Sydney to Brisbane on a Thursday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 48 days in advance, which can save you up to 25% on flights from Sydney to Brisbane compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 48 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $229. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $275.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Brisbane from Sydney. Prices for August average $234 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $126. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 20% on your journey compared to booking in December

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Brisbane (SYD - BNE)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Sydney to Brisbane in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 18% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Sydney to Brisbane. Price data was last updated on 10 May 2024.
The best time to book flights from Sydney to Brisbane is 82 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 Sydney to Brisbane?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Sydney to Brisbane. Price data was last updated on 19 May 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Sydney to Brisbane flight should consider departing on Thursday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday 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 Brisbane by month

Plan your trip from Sydney to Brisbane by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Sydney to Brisbane is currently $0 while a return flight costs $0. Price data was last updated on 12 May 2024.

Currently, May is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Sydney to Brisbane (average of $262). Flying from Sydney to Brisbane in December is currently the most expensive (average of $387). 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

$552

February

$505

March

$533

April

$458

May

$428

June

$582

July

$585

August

$546

September

$603

October

$608

November

$556

December

$633

Temperature and rainfall in Brisbane by month

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

BNE

Temperature

15 - 25 °C

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Sydney to Brisbane. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What days are direct flights available from Sydney to Brisbane?

    Direct flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.

  • How popular is this Sydney to Brisbane flight route?

  • How many flights depart from Sydney to Brisbane on average per day?

    On average 30 flights depart from Sydney to Brisbane per day.
    Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 3% of flight departures
    Morning (6am - Noon) - 77% of flight departures
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 17% of flight departures
    Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 3% of flight departures

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

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Sydney to Brisbane?

    Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Sydney to Brisbane on time: Aircalin (100%), British Airways (89%), Air Canada (88%).

  • What does SYD to BNE mean?

    Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport is SYD and Brisbane Airport is BNE. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Sydney to Brisbane 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 Sydney to Brisbane with specific airlines?

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

  • Can I find deals for flights from Sydney to Brisbane that include hotel bookings?

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

  • How can I find direct flights from Sydney to Brisbane?

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

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Sydney to Brisbane?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Sydney to Brisbane 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 Sydney to Brisbane that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Sydney to Brisbane 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 Sydney to Brisbane?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Sydney to Brisbane 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.

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Hourly flight availability from Sydney to Brisbane

Find hourly flight availability from Sydney to Brisbane. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 21 May 2024.
11%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
45%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
34%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
10%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Sydney to Brisbane

Explore weekly flight availability from Sydney to Brisbane. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated 21 May 2024.
Monday171daily flights
Tuesday132daily flights
Wednesday133daily flights
Thursday147daily flights
Friday167daily flights
Saturday103daily flights
Sunday135daily flights

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