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Considering a quick trip to Hamilton Island, 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 HTI. 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.
Work hard, travel harder! Wotif brings you the cheapest Sydney to Hamilton Island flights, making it possible to have a five star holiday without that five star price tag. Browse and compare our top SYD to HTI routes and airport options. So, go ahead and treat yourself, your sweetheart, or the kids to an unforgettable holiday this year.
|Traveling From||Kingsford Smith Intl.|
|Origin Airport IATA Code||SYD|
|Traveling To||Great Barrier Reef|
|Destination Airport IATA Code||HTI|
|Number of Airlines Serving||8|
|Average Flight Time||2 hours 31 mins|
|Direct Flight Time||2 hours 30 mins|
If you're travelling from Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) to Hamilton Island, QLD Airport (HTI-Great Barrier Reef) and want to avoid getting caught out, check our Covid-19 Travel Advisor before you book. Here, you'll find any and all important info on this destination's quarantine and flying restrictions.
You'll be hard-pressed to finish a few chapters of your latest read before hitting the tarmac at Great Barrier Reef Airport (HTI). The typical flight time from SYD is a quick 2 hours and 31 minutes.
The mere thought of flying from Sydney to Hamilton Island is enough to give you those pre-adventure goosebumps. But it gets better. Several airlines sell direct flights, such as Virgin Australia and Qantas. You'll be ordering your third round at your hotel bar before you even realise.
If your travel plans to Hamilton Island, QLD Airport (HTI-Great Barrier Reef) 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.
Some airlines offer the option to change your Hamilton Island, QLD Airport (HTI-Great Barrier Reef) 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.
No fewer than 4 flights service the route each day between Sydney Airport and Hamilton Island, QLD Airport (HTI-Great Barrier Reef). So wakey wakey — it's time to book that seat and discover the awesomeness of Hamilton Island.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 Wotif.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.
^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Wotif.com 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.