The cheapest times to fly from MIA to BNK are

  • February 12th to March 18th
  • April 9th to May 6th
  • July 30th to December 2nd (except the week of October 8th)

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 MIA to BNK is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $3598 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $1528 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Ballina

Flying from Miami, FL (MIA) to Ballina (BNK) will usually cost between $1629 to $2850 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $1616. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $3428. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1812 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2018 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MIA to BNK flight.

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

MIA to BNK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MIA to BNK flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Miami. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $269 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1967. Return trip prices are from the BNK to MIA 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 MIA to BNK can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 27 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from MIA to BNK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Brisbane International Airport (BNE) in Brisbane

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from BNK
  • Usually 14.74% less expensive than BNK
  • 1-layover flights available

See MIA to BNE flights

Destination alternative #2: Gold Coast Airport (OOL) in Gold Coast

  • 46 miles (74 km) away from BNK
  • Usually 7.31% less expensive than BNK
  • 2-layover flights available

See MIA to OOL flights


Flight Hacking MIA to BNK

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 MIA to BNK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Sydney (MIA > SYD > BNK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1617
  • Average savings: $401 (19.87%)

See MIA to SYD flights

Hack #2: Melbourne (MIA > MEL > BNK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1814
  • Average savings: $204 (10.11%)

See MIA to MEL flights

Hack #3: San Jose, CA (MIA > SJC > BNK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1839
  • Average savings: $180 (8.89%)

See MIA to SJC flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MIA to BNK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Delta, Hawaiian, LATAM, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ballina Byron Gateway Airport to Miami International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9151 miles or 14727 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MIA to BNK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MIA to BNK flight is about 17 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Miami, FL and Ballina?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from MIA to BNK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MIA
Origination airport name Miami International Airport
City Miami, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 25.8
Longitude -80.3

Return Airport

Destination code BNK
Destination airport name Ballina Byron Gateway Airport
City Ballina
Country Australia
Latitude -28.8
Longitude 153.6


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