The best deal found on momondo in the last two weeks was a flight to Canberra from Melbourne for $97. This is 71% cheaper than most flight deals to Canberra. To find the cheapest price to Canberra from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
According to our data, Wednesday is the cheapest day to fly to Canberra from United States. The lowest ticket price found for a Wednesday departure recently was $806. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Sunday because tickets tend to average around $1,426. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Canberra.
According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Canberra is in the evening. momondo users have found flights departing from United States to Canberra in the evening for as low as $975. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. Flights in the morning are often more expensive with an average ticket price of $1,184.
If you’re looking to do your hiking in warmer conditions, consider planning your flight to Canberra for January, February, and March. Parks like Stromlo Forest Park are popular hot spots in those months.
Moruya Airport or Wagga Wagga Forrest Hill Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Canberra.
Wagga Wagga Forrest Hill Airport has an average price of $336 per person and is typically the cheapest airport to fly into when visiting Canberra. This average price does vary based on departure city. Try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool to find the cheapest flight.
Currently, Australia travel restrictions include travel to Canberra. 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. Travelers who are not Australian citizens and returning permanent residents and their immediate family members need to apply for an exemption to enter Australia. Australia has enacted temporary travel restrictions for flights to Melbourne and Sydney due to a recent increase in COVID-19 cases: Through July 14, International flights to Melbourne are being diverted to other Australian airports. Through July 17, the number of international passengers arriving to Sydney has been limited to 450 per day, and each flight is limited to 50 people. All travelers are required to quarantine for 14 days at the first point of entry. Quarantines take place in state-designated facilities and are free of charge, except in the Northern Territory and Queensland. Airline crew are subject to self-isolation until their next scheduled flight. Foreign nationals may transit through Australia if the connecting flight is within 72 hours of the arriving flight. They must either have a transit visa or be nationals of a visa-exempt country. Transit passengers don’t need to apply for an exemption to travel restrictions if they are booked to depart on a connecting flight from the same airport within eight hours and they are not going to leave the airport. Travelers who plan to leave the airport before boarding their connecting flight or who will be at the airport for longer than eight hours need to apply for a travel exemption here and will be subject to quarantine until their departing flight. Travelers from New Zealand and Pacific Islanders may not need a travel exemption. More information on transiting Australia is available here. Travelers planning to travel across Australian state borders should note that some Australian states also have domestic travel restrictions, border restrictions, and quarantine requirements in place. In the case of onward travel within Australia, travelers are advised to check in advance with their travel/accommodation provider. If you are planning to travel to Canberra at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.