The cheapest times to fly from SYD to BHQ are

  • January 22nd to August 12th (except the weeks of February 26th, March 26th, June 11th, and July 30th)

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 SYD to BHQ is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $692 for Sunday flights during mid October, or as low as $489 for Tuesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Broken Hill

Flying from Sydney (SYD) to Broken Hill (BHQ) will usually cost between $489 to $550 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $492. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid October, with an average price of $549. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $57 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $495 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SYD to BHQ flight.

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

SYD to BHQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SYD to BHQ flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Sydney. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.53, which is above 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 $34 (6%) 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 $493. Return trip prices are from the BHQ to SYD 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 SYD to BHQ can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 1 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking SYD to BHQ

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 SYD to BHQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Adelaide (SYD > ADL > BHQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $437
  • Average savings: $58 (11.73%)

See SYD to ADL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SYD to BHQ? 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 Broken Hill Airport to Sydney International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 578 miles or 930 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SYD to BHQ flight is about 2 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Sydney and Broken Hill?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SYD
Origination airport name Sydney International Airport
City Sydney
Country Australia
Latitude -33.9
Longitude 151.2

Return Airport

Destination code BHQ
Destination airport name Broken Hill Airport
City Broken Hill
Country Australia
Latitude -32
Longitude 141.5


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