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

Sydney to Canberra 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 Canberra. Virgin Australia & Qantas frequently offer the best deals on Sydney to Canberra flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Virgin Australia
SYDCBR
Fri 18/11
nonstop
CBRSYD
Sat 19/11
nonstop
$208
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDCBR
Wed 23/11
nonstop
CBRSYD
Sun 27/11
nonstop
$208
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDCBR
Thu 1/12
nonstop
CBRSYD
Mon 5/12
nonstop
$208
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDCBR
Wed 14/12
nonstop
CBRSYD
Wed 21/12
nonstop
$208
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDCBR
Mon 23/01
nonstop
CBRSYD
Thu 9/02
nonstop
$208
Select
Qantas
SYDCBR
Sun 2/10
nonstop
CBRSYD
Mon 3/10
nonstop
$282
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How Much is a Flight from Sydney to Canberra?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Sydney to Canberra, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $223.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Sydney to Canberra?

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 Canberra 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 Canberra?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $263 $492
7-14 days $263 $383
14-21 days $263 $433
21-30 days $259 $450
30-60 days $208 $383
60-90 days $208 $327
90+ days $190 $319

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sydney to Canberra

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 Canberra is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$229 $229 $208 $208 $208 $210 $263

Compare Flight Prices from Sydney to Canberra 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 Canberra flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Sydney Canberra Virgin Australia 25/10/16 14/11/16 0 $259
November Sydney Canberra Virgin Australia 18/11/16 19/11/16 0 $208
December Sydney Canberra Virgin Australia 1/12/16 5/12/16 0 $208
January Sydney Canberra Virgin Australia 23/01/17 9/02/17 0 $208
February Sydney Canberra Virgin Australia 5/02/17 13/02/17 0 $190
March Sydney Canberra Virgin Australia 23/03/17 31/03/17 0 $210
April Sydney Canberra Virgin Australia 2/04/17 9/04/17 0 $229
June Sydney Canberra Virgin Australia 3/06/17 15/06/17 0 $229

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Sydney to Canberra

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Sydney to Canberra. 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
$263
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$263 $263
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$263
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$263
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$263

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Sydney to Canberra

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 Canberra is $370.

The average price for direct flights from Sydney to Canberra is $219.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Sydney to Canberra - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Qantas 15 16 16 17 19 13 14 06:20 19:45
Virgin Australia 11 10 11 11 12 5 9 07:05 20:35

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Sydney to Canberra

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 Canberra. 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 Canberra is $115.

The average price for round trip flights from Sydney to Canberra is $219.

Sydney to Canberra Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Sydney to Canberra?
Answer: The average Sydney to Canberra flight time is 57 minutes.
Question: How far is Canberra from Sydney?
Answer: The distance from Sydney to Canberra is 236 kilometers (147 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Sydney to Canberra?
Answer: There are 179 direct flights from Sydney to Canberra.
Question: What are the most popular Sydney airlines for direct flights from Sydney to Canberra?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 61% of the non-stop flights between Sydney and Canberra.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Sydney to Canberra?
Answer: Melbourne, AU

Airlines in Sydney flying to Canberra Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:29 -04:00Number of routes searched: 32Number of itineraries searched: 81,507

Wondering which airlines fly out of Sydney to Canberra? We've gathered the average price of Sydney airlines with flights to Canberra. 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 Canberra
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Qantas -
Virgin Australia -
Qantas ADL
Qantas BNE
Qantas MEL
Qantas PER
Virgin Australia ADL
Virgin Australia BNE
Virgin Australia MEL
Virgin Australia OOL

Sydney to Canberra Airports

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

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Sydney - SYD

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $119
Flights from Sydney to Moruya Regional Express Check Dates
Flights from Sydney to Wagga Wagga Qantas, Regional Express $267
Flights from Sydney to Albury Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $216
Flights from Sydney to Merimbula Regional Express $349
Flights from Sydney to Orange Regional Express $433
Flights from Sydney to Dubbo Qantas, Regional Express $297
Flights from Sydney to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $116
Flights from Sydney to Griffith Regional Express $398
Flights from Sydney to Newcastle Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $219
Flights from Sydney to Narrandera Regional Express $418
Flights from Sydney to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $104

Cheap International Flights from Sydney - SYD

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
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 $1,024
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 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
Cheap Flights from Sydney to Canberra