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Flights from Sydney to Brisbane, Australia Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:29 -04:00

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Sydney to Brisbane Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:29 -04:00

We've scanned 26,216,477,370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Sydney to Brisbane. Tigerair & Jetstar frequently offer the best deals on Sydney to Brisbane flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Tigerair
SYDBNE
Sat 22/10
nonstop
BNESYD
Thu 27/10
nonstop
$116
Select
Jetstar
SYDBNE
Tue 8/11
nonstop
BNESYD
Fri 11/11
nonstop
$168
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDBNE
Sun 22/01
nonstop
BNESYD
Thu 26/01
nonstop
$194
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDBNE
Fri 27/01
nonstop
BNESYD
Mon 30/01
nonstop
$194
Select
Qantas
SYDBNE
Sun 25/12
nonstop
BNESYD
Tue 10/01
nonstop
$227
Select

How Much is a Flight from Sydney to Brisbane?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Sydney to Brisbane, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $172.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Sydney to Brisbane?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Sydney to Brisbane based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

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

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Sydney to Brisbane.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $219 $331
7-14 days $143 $331
14-21 days $143 $331
21-30 days $116 $331
30-60 days $121 $310
60-90 days $130 $310
90+ days $167 $279

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sydney to Brisbane

We've examined 26,224,294,390 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Sydney to Brisbane is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$208 $121 $208 $208 $130 $116 $208

Compare Flight Prices from Sydney to Brisbane by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Sydney to Brisbane flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Sydney Brisbane Jetstar 30/09/16 3/10/16 1 $1,231
October Sydney Brisbane Tigerair 22/10/16 27/10/16 0 $116
November Sydney Brisbane Tigerair 8/11/16 11/11/16 0 $121
December Sydney Brisbane Tigerair 2/12/16 4/12/16 0 $130
January Sydney Brisbane Virgin Australia 31/01/17 1/02/17 0 $184
February Sydney Brisbane Virgin Australia 4/02/17 5/02/17 0 $167
March Sydney Brisbane Virgin Australia 2/03/17 7/03/17 0 $180
April Sydney Brisbane Virgin Australia 24/04/17 13/05/17 0 $179

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Sydney to Brisbane

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Sydney to Brisbane. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$219
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$219 $143
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$143 $216
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$216 $219
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$219 $219
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$219

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Sydney to Brisbane

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Sydney to Brisbane is $315.

The average price for direct flights from Sydney to Brisbane is $182.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Sydney to Brisbane.

Weekly Direct Flights from Sydney to Brisbane - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 5 4 4 4 5 4 5 09:50 20:25
Qantas 23 23 22 22 26 13 17 06:05 21:45
Tigerair 4 2 2 3 4 2 4 09:10 18:05
Virgin Australia 18 18 19 20 21 11 17 06:00 21:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Sydney to Brisbane

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Sydney to Brisbane. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Sydney to Brisbane is $98.

The average price for round trip flights from Sydney to Brisbane is $253.

Sydney to Brisbane Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Sydney to Brisbane?
Answer: The average Sydney to Brisbane flight time is an hour and 30 minutes.
Question: How far is Brisbane from Sydney?
Answer: The distance from Sydney to Brisbane is 749 kilometers (466 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Sydney to Brisbane?
Answer: There are 320 direct flights from Sydney to Brisbane.
Question: What are the most popular Sydney airlines for direct flights from Sydney to Brisbane?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 45% of the non-stop flights between Sydney and Brisbane.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Sydney to Brisbane?
Answer: Melbourne, AU

Airlines in Sydney flying to Brisbane Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:29 -04:00Number of routes searched: 67Number of itineraries searched: 1,375,759

Wondering which airlines fly out of Sydney to Brisbane? We've gathered the average price of Sydney airlines with flights to Brisbane. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Sydney to Brisbane
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar -
Qantas -
Tigerair -
Virgin Australia -
Fiji Airways NAN
Jetstar ADL
Jetstar CNS
Jetstar HBA
Jetstar LST
Qantas ADL
Qantas ASP
Qantas CBR
Qantas CNS
Virgin Australia ADL
Virgin Australia CBR
Virgin Australia CNS
Virgin Australia DRW

Sydney to Brisbane Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Sydney and Brisbane. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

Farecompare Research Tools

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FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Canberra to Brisbane Qantas, Virgin Australia $297
Flights from Newcastle to Brisbane Jetstar, Virgin Australia $162
Flights from Port Macquarie to Brisbane Virgin Australia $271
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Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $104
Flights from Sydney to Sunshine Coast Jetstar, Virgin Australia $198
Flights from Sydney to Ballina Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $167
Flights from Sydney to London American, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, Korean, KLM, Latam Airlines Group, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, South African, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $1,060
Flights from Newcastle to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas $205
Flights from Canberra to Gold Coast Virgin Australia $307
Flights from Sydney to Hervey Bay Virgin Australia $289
Flights from Newcastle to Sunshine Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $575
Flights from Canberra to Sunshine Coast Qantas, Virgin Australia $449
Flights from Sydney to Lismore Regional Express $627
Flights from Tamworth to Gold Coast Qantas, Virgin Australia $376
Flights from Dubbo to Gold CoastCheck Dates
Flights from Port Macquarie to Gold Coast Qantas, Virgin Australia $386
Flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $180
Flights from Sydney to Tokyo British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Jetstar, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, United, Virgin Australia $745
Flights from Sydney to Bundaberg$893
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $119
Flights from Newcastle to BallinaCheck Dates
Flights from Sydney to Shanghai Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Korean, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Virgin Australia $454
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Flights from Canberra to Ballina Virgin Australia $477
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