Flights from Mackay to Brisbane, Australia

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Mackay to Brisbane Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:45 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Brisbane. Jetstar & Virgin Australia frequently offer the best deals to Brisbane flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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How Much is a Flight from Mackay to Brisbane?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Mackay to Brisbane, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $208.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Mackay 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Mackay 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 Mackay to Brisbane?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $277 $335
7-14 days $208 $229
14-21 days $208 $234
21-30 days $208 $229
30-60 days $208 $229
60-90 days $208 $229
90+ days $243 $418

Cheapest Day To Fly from Mackay to Brisbane

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Mackay to Brisbane is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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$208$208$208$208$208 $208

Compare Flight Prices from Mackay 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 Mackay to Brisbane flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January Mackay Brisbane Virgin Australia 19/01/24 24/01/24 0 $208
February Mackay Brisbane Virgin Australia 1/02/24 3/02/24 0 $208
March Mackay Brisbane Virgin Australia 1/03/24 3/03/24 0 $208
April Mackay Brisbane Jetstar 19/04/24 21/04/24 0 $243
May Mackay Brisbane Jetstar 6/05/24 12/05/24 0 $244
June Mackay Brisbane Jetstar 16/06/24 6/07/24 0 $243
July Mackay Brisbane Jetstar 23/07/24 27/07/24 0 $250
August Mackay Brisbane Jetstar 23/08/24 26/08/24 0 $280

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Mackay to Brisbane

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

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Mackay 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 Mackay to Brisbane is $575.

The average price for direct flights from Mackay to Brisbane is $255.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Mackay to Brisbane - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Virgin Australia 5 5 5 6 5 3 3 01:00 14:40

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Mackay 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 Mackay 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 Mackay to Brisbane is $128.

The average price for round trip flights from Mackay to Brisbane is $255.

Mackay to Brisbane Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Mackay to Brisbane?
Answer: The average Mackay to Brisbane flight time is an hour and 25 minutes.
Question: How far is Brisbane from Mackay?
Answer: The distance from Mackay to Brisbane is 796 kilometers (495 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Mackay to Brisbane?
Answer: There are 32 direct flights from Mackay to Brisbane.
Question: What are the most popular Mackay airlines for direct flights from Mackay to Brisbane?
Answer: Virgin Australia provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Mackay and Brisbane.

Mackay to Brisbane Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Mackay and Brisbane. 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 Flights from Mackay to Brisbane