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Cheapest Flights from Sydney (SYD) to Ballina (BNK)

Airfares from Kingsford Smith Intl. to Ballina - Byron Gateway for one-way flights were as low as AU$51 and round trip flights were AU$101 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Sydney to Ballina Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Sydney (SYD) to Ballina (BNK)

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

Sydney to Ballina Information

Traveling From Kingsford Smith Intl.
Origin Airport Sydney
Origin Airport IATA Code SYD
Traveling To Ballina - Byron Gateway
Destination Airport Ballina
Destination Airport IATA Code BNK
Number of Airlines Serving 10
Average Flight Time 1 hours 15 mins
Direct Flight Time 1 hours 15 mins
Flight Price AU$101

FAQs about flights from Kingsford Smith Intl. (SYD) to Ballina - Byron Gateway (BNK)

Can I take a flight from Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) to Ballina - Byron Gateway Airport (BNK) right now?

The Covid-19 Travel Advisor is where you ought to go for info on Ballina Byron Gateway Airport flying restrictions and quarantine. Look before you book to avoid getting stuck in a bind.

How long is the flight from Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) to BNK?

The flight from SYD to BNK is an easygoing 1 hour and 17 minutes. Enough time to order a frothie and have a quick flick through that mag in your seat pocket.

What airlines fly direct from SYD to Ballina - Byron Gateway Airport (BNK)?

You don't have to worry about boring stopovers or your belongings going astray. Select from a number of airlines that fly direct from Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) to Ballina Byron Gateway Airport, such as Jetstar and Virgin Australia.

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

If your travel plans to BNK 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 BNK 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 Mascot Airport to Ballina - Byron Gateway Airport (BNK)?

Roughly 3 flights operate daily on the route between Mascot Airport and Ballina Byron Gateway Airport. So shake a leg — it's time to book that seat and discover the awesomeness of Ballina.

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 Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Rex Regional Express. 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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Sydney to Ballina Flight Deals from AU$101

Considering a quick trip to Ballina, 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 SYD to BNK. With heaps of cheap fares from Sydney, 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 Ballina from Sydney  

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 Ballina from Sydney from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Ballina in just 1 hour(s) and 15 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Ballina from Sydney 

Choose from 20 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$101 and rising to AU$126 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 Sydney to Ballina today!  

Find cheap airfares to Ballina from Sydney 

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 Sydney and Ballina
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in January)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

Reasons to book your flights to Ballina from Sydney with Wotif

Wotif is a super-easy way to find the best flight for you to Ballina. 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 Sydney to Ballina

Ballina Homestead Motel
Ballina Homestead Motel
3.5 out of 5
Cnr Cherry Street & Fox Street, Ballina, NSW
The price is AU$114 per night from 30 Jan. to 31 Jan.
Situated in Ballina, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Ballina District Hospital and Ballina Fair Shopping Centre. Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum and ...
4.2/5 Excellent! (348 reviews)
"The room was satisfactory but the bed was extremely soft, hence, the spine doesn't like it.if I go again I'll use it again providing the bed is firmer."

Reviewed on 14 Jan. 2022

Ballina Homestead Motel
Ballina Byron Islander Resort and Conference Centre
Ballina Byron Islander Resort and Conference Centre
4 out of 5
1 Ronan Place, West Ballina, NSW
The price is AU$135 per night from 31 Jan. to 1 Feb.
Located in West Ballina, this motel is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Richmond River Nature Reserve and within 3 miles (5 km) of Ballina Fair Shopping Centre and Ballina ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (252 reviews)
"Good sized room."

Reviewed on 9 Jan. 2022

Ballina Byron Islander Resort and Conference Centre
Ballina Heritage Inn
Ballina Heritage Inn
4 out of 5
229 River St, Ballina, NSW
The price is AU$159 per night from 19 Jan. to 20 Jan.
Situated in Ballina, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum and Ballina Visitor Information Centre. Ballina District Hospital ...
4.6/5 Exceptional! (245 reviews)
"Great accommodation."

Reviewed on 1 Jan. 2022

Ballina Heritage Inn
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.