The cheapest times to fly from PKE to SYD are

  • October 22nd to October 7th (except the weeks of October 29th and July 16th)

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 PKE to SYD is late December. Prices can be as high as $419 for Sunday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $286 for Wednesday flights around late December.


When to Fly to Sydney

Flying from Parkes (PKE) to Sydney (SYD) will usually cost between $286 to $297 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $286. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $305. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $19 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $297 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PKE to SYD flight.

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

PKE to SYD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PKE to SYD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Parkes. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.03, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $4 (1%) 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 $286. Return trip prices are from the SYD to PKE 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 PKE to SYD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 18 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PKE to SYD? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Rex, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sydney International Airport to Parkes Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 179 miles or 288 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PKE to SYD?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PKE to SYD flight is about 1 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Parkes and Sydney?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from PKE to SYD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePKE
Origination airport nameParkes Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSYD
Destination airport nameSydney International Airport


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