Cheap flights from Ballina to Sydney

Flights starting at $32. Choose between Qantas, Virgin Australia Airlines, or Jetstar Airways to find the best price.

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The distance between Ballina and Sydney is 612 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Qantas, Virgin Australia Airlines, Jetstar Airways, and Regional Express. Ballina and Sydney have 68 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Sydney, consider visiting Sydney Opera House, and Blue Mountains.

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Virgin Australia AirlinesVOZVAYesNo
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
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Regional ExpressRXAZLNoNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Ballina to Sydney?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Ballina and Sydney takes around 1.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between Ballina and Sydney?
The flight distance between Ballina and Sydney is 612 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Ballina and Sydney?
Several carriers operate flights between Ballina and Sydney. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Regional Express, Virgin Australia Airlines, Qantas, Jetstar Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Ballina?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Ballina and Queenstown, Canberra, Hamilton Island, Hobart, Proserpine, City of Newcastle, Bangkok, Chongqing, Tawau.
What are the most popular routes to and from Sydney?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sydney and Melbourne, Auckland, Los Angeles, Denpasar, Cairns, Manila, Honolulu, Brisbane, Singapore, Bangkok, Queenstown, San Francisco, Gold Coast, Tokyo, Seoul, Ho Chi Minh City, Adelaide, Phnom Penh, Seattle, Kuala Lumpur.
What airports are near Ballina?
The main airport in Ballina is Ballina Byron Gateway. It is also served by Brisbane, Gold Coast, Clarence Valley Regional, Coffs Harbour, Lismore.
What airports are near Sydney?
The main airport in Sydney is Sydney. It is also served by Canberra, Newcastle, Orange, Illawarra Regional, Bathurst.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Ballina and Sydney?
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