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Cheapest Flights from Brisbane (BNE) to Mackay (MKY)

Airfares from Brisbane to Mackay for one-way flights were as low as AU$85 and round trip flights were AU$150 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Virgin Australia
Virgin Australia
Qantas Airways
Virgin Australia
Qantas Airways

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Brisbane to Mackay Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Brisbane (BNE) to Mackay (MKY)

Work hard, travel harder! Wotif brings you the cheapest Brisbane to Mackay flights, making it possible to have a five star holiday without that five star price tag. Browse and compare our top BNE to MKY routes and airport options. So, go ahead and treat yourself, your sweetheart, or the kids to an unforgettable holiday this year.

Brisbane to Mackay Information

Traveling From Brisbane
Origin Airport Brisbane
Origin Airport IATA Code BNE
Traveling To Mackay
Destination Airport Mackay
Destination Airport IATA Code MKY
Number of Airlines Serving 8
Average Flight Time 1 hours 35 mins
Direct Flight Time 1 hours 35 mins
Flight Price AU$150

FAQs about flights from Brisbane (BNE) to Mackay (MKY)

Can I take a flight from BNE to Mackay Airport right now?

If you're flying from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to MKY and want to avoid getting stuck in a bind, check the Covid-19 Travel Advisor before you book. It's here you'll discover important info on your destination's flying restrictions and quarantine.

How long is the flight from BNE to Mackay Airport?

The average flying time between Brisbane and Mackay is only 1 hour and 37 minutes. You might just have time for a cheeky bevvy before the fasten seat belt sign comes on for touchdown!

What airlines fly direct from BNE to Mackay Airport (MKY)?

The mere thought of travelling from Brisbane to Mackay is thrilling enough. But there's more good news. A range of airlines advertise direct flights, including Virgin Australia and Qantas. You'll be ordering your second round from your hotel's bar before you know it.

What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Mackay Airport due to COVID-19?

If your travel plans to Mackay Airport have been affected by COVID-19, you may be able to make a no-change-fee cancellation and score a credit that you can use on another flight. Sign in to your Wotif account to see if your booking is eligible. If you still have questions, our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more info.

Does Wotif offer flights with flexible change policies?

Some airlines offer the option to change your MKY flight without a fee. That way, you won't get stung with extra costs — but you'll have to pay any difference between the old flight and the new one. Stress less by keeping your eye out for the "no change fees" filter when you book.

How many flights are there from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to Mackay Airport (MKY)?

If you're eager to make your way to Mackay in a hurry, consider it as good as done. Just pick one of the 9 flights servicing the route between BNE and MKY daily.

If I'm planning to fly, what are some airlines that have COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules?

There are many airlines that have social distancing rules and use COVID-19 measures, including Qantas, Virgin Australia and Jetstar. Now you can take that long overdue holiday with confidence knowing that strategies, which may include electrostatic cleaning and providing passenger masks, are in place.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Here's an insider tip: Sunday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Tuesday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Saturday though; generally, our data showed that it had the highest average ticket price.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

Guess what? Boring old Thursday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights purchased on a Thursday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on a Sunday also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Tuesday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you're booking early in the week.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2020, our data shows March is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the month of June can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it's best to get in early if June is your preferred travel month.

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 Wotif 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 Wotif's 2020 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 4 weeks to 3 months prior to travel.

How can I save money on flights?

Looking for clever ways to save on your next trip? Try mixing and matching airlines and fare types. Our data tells us, travellers who booked flights on Wotif in 2020 saved close to 50% off their airfare, 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 and may vary depending on selections made.

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Brisbane to Mackay Flight Deals from AU$150

Considering a quick trip to Mackay, but not sure which is the best route for you? Well, you’re in luck! Wotif has done the hard work, so all you need to do is check out these flights from BNE to MKY. With heaps of cheap fares from Brisbane, we guarantee you’ll be arriving to your holiday destination in style without emptying your bank account in the process.

It’s easy to book flights to Mackay from Brisbane  

For a huge choice of flights, simply enter your travel dates and hit search and we’ll hunt out fantastic deals on one-way, return and multi-city airfares to Mackay from Brisbane from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Mackay in just 1 hour(s) and 35 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Mackay from Brisbane 

Choose from 25 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$150 and rising to AU$218 depending on the cabin class, travel dates, and airline carrier. And if you’re up for a last-minute getaway, you can get great deals on flights from Brisbane to Mackay today!  

Find cheap airfares to Mackay from Brisbane 

Here are our insider tips for bagging a flight bargain: 

  • Look for midweek flights and late night, early morning arrival and departure times
  • Check out other airports near Brisbane and Mackay
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in February)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

Reasons to book your flights to Mackay from Brisbane with Wotif

Wotif is a super-easy way to find the best flight for you to Mackay. Get more bang for your buck on flight and hotel or car rental combos and download the free Wotif app to tap into exclusive deals. Book now with Wotif and have a great flight!


Great places to stay after flight from Brisbane to Mackay

Coral Cay Resort
Coral Cay Resort
4.5 out of 5
14-18 Nebo Rd, West Mackay, QLD
The price is AU$101 per night from 15 Feb. to 16 Feb.
Located in West Mackay, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Jubilee Park and Mackay Enertainment and Convention Centre. Artspace Mackay and Caneland Central ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (493 reviews)
"Really enjoyed the stay, the room was clean and quiet"

Reviewed on 16 Jan. 2022

Coral Cay Resort
ibis Mackay
ibis Mackay
4 out of 5
Christensen Crescent, Mackay Airport, South Mackay, QLD
The price is AU$111 per night from 12 Feb. to 13 Feb.
Located in South Mackay, this eco-friendly hotel is 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from Bakers Creek Conservation Park and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Harrup Park. Mackay Leisure ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (157 reviews)
"Didn’t realise the location was at the Airport, our misunderstanding, but happy we did. We loved the view from the 7th floor overlooking the runway. Sound proof room meant we had no issues with the sound from the aircraft. Super happy with staff and assistance provided when asked to fix a Light. ..."

Reviewed on 15 Oct. 2021

ibis Mackay
Rydges Mackay Suites
Rydges Mackay Suites
4 out of 5
9 Gregory Street, Mackay, QLD
The price is AU$149 per night from 4 Feb. to 5 Feb.
Located in the heart of Mackay, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Artspace Mackay, Mackay Enertainment and Convention Centre and Jubilee Park. Bluewater ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (727 reviews)

Reviewed on 31 Oct. 2021

Rydges Mackay Suites
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on from , as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.