The best price found on momondo to Mackay was £47/pp from Coolangatta, which is 92% cheaper than the average flight price to Mackay. To find the cheapest price to Mackay from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
The month of November is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Mackay from United Kingdom, with most prices found around £744. If you aren’t able to travel to Mackay during the month of November, then flying in October is also cheap. Prices for this month can be found on momondo for an average of £814.
On average, the least expensive day to fly to Mackay from United Kingdom is on a Friday. momondo users have found tickets for Friday departures for as low as £847. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Thursday because tickets tend to average around £1,110. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Mackay.
Flying to Mackay from United Kingdom at midday is the least expensive time of day to depart. momondo users have found prices as low as £772 when looking at flights departing at midday. Flights in the evening are often more expensive, with an average ticket price of £1,005.
During the warmer months, hikers around the Mackay area find that parks like South Bank Parklands are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to Mackay in June, July, or August.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Mackay is possible. If you are planning a flight to Mackay, consider booking flights to Hamilton Island Airport (56 mi from Mackay city centre), Proserpine Whitsunday Coast Airport (61 mi from Mackay city centre), Hayman Island Airport (77 mi from Mackay city centre) or Moranbah Airport (95 mi from Mackay city centre).
You can find deals at Hayman Island Airport for £308pp on average, but that price can change based on your departure airport. To save money, try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Currently, Australia travel restrictions include travel to Mackay. Australia has restricted the entry of all travelers, with the exception of Australian nationals and permanent residents and their immediate family members, New Zealand nationals residing in Australia, diplomats accredited to Australia and residing in Australia and their immediate family members, and airline crew. Nationals of the Cook Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia, Kiribati, the Marshall Islands, Micronesia (Federated States), Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, American Samoa, the Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, and Vanuatu can transit through Australia to a third country without a visa. The same applies to travelers who reside in the Cook Islands, French Polynesia, or New Caledonia. The onward flight must be within 72 hours of their arrival in Australia. If there are less than 8 hours between flights, travelers must stay in the international transit area of the airport and have documents required for the next destination. If there are more than 8 hours between flights, travelers must stay in mandatory quarantine at a state designated facility until the time of the departing flight. All travelers entering Australia must self-isolate for a period of 14 days from their arrival into Australia. If the duration of their stay is less than 14 days, they must self-isolate for the entire duration. Airline crew who are nationals or residents of Australia must self-isolate at their place of residence (or hotel) between flights, or for 14 days, whichever is shorter. Airline crew who are not nationals or residents of Australia must self-isolate in their hotel on arrival until their next flight. Nationals of Australia are not allowed to travel out of Australia, except for people who regularly reside in another country, airline and maritime crew, freight personnel, offshore facility personnel, government personnel, and Australian Defence Force personnel. If you are planning to travel to Mackay at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.