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Flights from Kingsford Smith Intl. (SYD) to Great Barrier Reef (HTI) starting at $189

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The cheapest flights to Great Barrier Reef found within the past 7 days were $370 round trip and $189 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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FAQs about flights from Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) to Great Barrier Reef Airport (HTI)

Can I catch a flight from Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) to Hamilton Island, QLD Airport (HTI-Great Barrier Reef) right now?

Ensure you go to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor to learn if there are any current quarantine requirements or travel advice reports in effect in Hamilton Island, QLD Airport (HTI-Great Barrier Reef) when jet-setting from Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.).

Are there direct flights from SYD to HTI?

Kick off your vacation in the most stress-free way possible and fly straight to Great Barrier Reef Airport from Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.). Qantas and Virgin Australia are among the airlines that sell direct services on this route.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight to Great Barrier Reef Airport (HTI), please visit our Customer Service Portal.

How long is the flight from Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) to Great Barrier Reef Airport (HTI)?

The flight between Mascot Airport and Great Barrier Reef Airport is usually about 4 hours and 6 minutes. Make your journey more enjoyable by downloading a few podcasts on your laptop or tablet and enjoying them with your seat reclined.

What is the flight distance from Mascot Airport to Great Barrier Reef Airport?

Between SYD and HTI, the flight distance is roughly 1,367 mi. So, buckle up and settle back. You've got some choices to make — watch some television, read your novel or close your eyes and sleep?

What airlines fly from Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) to Hamilton Island, QLD Airport (HTI-Great Barrier Reef)?

If you're traveling to Hamilton Island from Sydney, you'll find a number of airlines that have direct flights. One of the most reputable carriers is Qantas (QF), which operates 34 flights on this route every month. You should also browse the deals available through Virgin Australia (VA). Another leading airline, it operates 34 flights each month on the Sydney to Hamilton Island route. Be sure to compare the two airlines to walk away with the best fare.

What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?

From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you're flying with Qantas, Virgin Australia or Jetstar you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2020. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Sunday, as data shows the end of the week is when prices are generally at their highest.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2020, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2020 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2 weeks to 2 months prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travelers who booked flights on Travelocity in 2020 saved nearly 40% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

Kingsford Smith Intl. to Great Barrier Reef Flight FAQ

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.