The cheapest times to fly from ADL to CBR are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • May 7th to July 15th
  • October 29th to December 23rd (except the weeks of November 5th and December 10th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ADL to CBR is late May. Prices can be as high as $346 for Saturday flights during mid October, or as low as $241 for Wednesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Canberra

Flying from Adelaide (ADL) to Canberra (CBR) will usually cost between $242 to $284 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $247. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid October, with an average price of $293. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $47 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $253 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ADL to CBR flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ADL to CBR route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ADL to CBR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ADL to CBR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Adelaide. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $24 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $245. Return trip prices are from the CBR to ADL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ADL to CBR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 4 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from ADL to CBR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sydney International Airport (SYD) in Sydney

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from CBR
  • Usually 46.64% less expensive than CBR
  • Nonstop flights available

See ADL to SYD flights


Flight Hacking ADL to CBR

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ADL to CBR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Melbourne (ADL > MEL > CBR)

  • Price for both tickets: $230
  • Average savings: $23 (9.09%)

See ADL to MEL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ADL to CBR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air New Zealand, China Eastern, Hainan, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Tigerair, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Canberra Airport to Adelaide International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 603 miles or 970 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ADL to CBR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ADL to CBR flight is about 2 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Adelaide and Canberra?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from ADL to CBR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ADL
Origination airport name Adelaide International Airport
City Adelaide
Country Australia
Latitude -34.9
Longitude 138.5

Return Airport

Destination code CBR
Destination airport name Canberra Airport
City Canberra
Country Australia
Latitude -35.3
Longitude 149.2


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