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Cheapest Flights from Sydney (SYD) to Maroochydore (MCY)

Airfares from Kingsford Smith Intl. to Sunshine Coast for one-way flights were as low as AU$70 and round trip flights were AU$140 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 Maroochydore Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Sydney (SYD) to Maroochydore (MCY)

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

Sydney to Sunshine Coast Information

Traveling From
Kingsford Smith Intl.
Origin Airport
Origin Airport IATA Code
Traveling To
Sunshine Coast
Destination Airport
Sunshine Coast
Destination Airport IATA Code
Number of Airlines Serving
Average Flight Time
0 hours 27 mins
Direct Flight Time
0 hours 30 mins
Flight Price

Frequently asked questions

Can I take a flight from Sydney Airport to Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY) right now?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor is where you ought to go for info on MCY flying restrictions and quarantine. Check before you book to avoid getting caught out.
How long is the flight from Sydney Airport to MCY?
The flight from Sydney to Sunshine Coast is an easygoing 1 hour and 35 minutes. Time enough to grab a cuppa and flip through that mag in your seat pocket.
What airlines fly direct from Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) to MCY?
You don’t have to worry about lengthy stopovers or your gear going to another part of the world. Select from a handful of airlines flying direct from Sydney Airport to Sunshine Coast Airport, including Jetstar and Virgin Australia.
What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY) due to COVID-19?
If your travel plans to Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY) 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 Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) to MCY?
If you need to head to Sunshine Coast in a jiffy, you’re in luck. All you need to do is pick one of the 3 flights that operate between SYD and Sunshine Coast Airport 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 Jetstar, Virgin Australia and The Flying Kangaroo. Now you can take that long overdue vacation 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: Monday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2021, we found that flights departing on a Monday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Saturday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Thursday 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? It turns out that early in the week is the best time to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2021, we found that flights purchased on a Monday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on the weekend also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Friday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you’re booking on that day.
How far in advance can I 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 2021 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing just 1 week prior to travel.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.
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Sydney to Maroochydore Flight Deals from AU$140

Considering a quick trip to Maroochydore, 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 MCY. 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 Maroochydore 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 Maroochydore from Sydney from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Maroochydore in just 0 hour(s) and 30 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Maroochydore from Sydney 

Choose from 18 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$140 and rising to AU$148 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 Maroochydore today!  

Find cheap airfares to Maroochydore 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 Maroochydore
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in March)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

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

Pacific Paradise Motel
Pacific Paradise Motel
2.5 out of 5
612 David Low Way, (opposite Twin Waters), Pacific Paradise, QLD, 4564
The price is AU$168 per night from 10 Feb to 11 Feb
per night
10 Feb - 11 Feb
Stay at this business-friendly motel in Sunshine Coast. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and room service. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful staff in their ...
4/5 Very Good! (353 reviews)
"Room was clean,beds were comfortable and the airconditioning was great."

Reviewed on 30 Jan. 2023

Pacific Paradise Motel
Ramada By Wyndham Marcoola Beach
Ramada By Wyndham Marcoola Beach
4 out of 5
923 David Low Way, Marcoola, QLD, 4564
The price is AU$199 per night from 12 Feb to 13 Feb
per night
12 Feb - 13 Feb
Stay at this 4-star beach hotel in Sunshine Coast. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a beach locale. Our guests praise the pool and the restaurant in their reviews. ...
3.8/5 Good! (1,006 reviews)
"Excellent location, restaurant was fantastic, the meals were great. The room was a little tired, had no covers over the electrical PowerPoints and cracked tiles in the shower."

Reviewed on 29 Jan. 2023

Ramada By Wyndham Marcoola Beach
Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort Hotel
Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort Hotel
4 out of 5
270 Ocean Drive, Sunshine Coast, Twin Waters, QLD, 4564
The price is AU$188 per night from 5 Mar to 6 Mar
per night
5 Mar - 6 Mar
Stay at this 4-star beach hotel in Sunshine Coast. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a beach locale. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the family amenities ...
3.9/5 Good! (1,035 reviews)
"Room was a good size and very clean , staff were very friendly and helpful , only down was we had a family in the next room very noisy"

Reviewed on 1 Feb. 2023

Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort Hotel
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.