Cheap Flights to Brisbane (BNE)

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The lowest prices found within the past 7 days to Brisbane were £805 for one-way flights and £988 for return flights, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Head down under with flights to Brisbane

Queensland’s cosmopolitan capital, set along the meandering bends of the Brisbane River, is a wonderful city to visit. With its year-round sunshine on the banks of the azure Moreton Bay and perfect combination of lush green areas and stylish modern architecture, it truly is a postcard-perfect destination. There are a number of flights to Brisbane from a variety of UK airports and Australia’s 3rd-largest city is the perfect base for your Aussie adventure.

When’s the best time to book flights to Brisbane?

The humid subtropical climate along Brisbane’s stretch of east Australian coastline makes it a popular destination for a sunshine getaway no matter what time of year. The temperature usually stays above a hot and humid 30°C throughout summer months, from December through to February. However summer is also the wettest time of year with thunderstorms common in the city, so it’s always a good idea to have an umbrella handy. Autumn – from March to May – is probably the best time for finding cheap tickets to Brisbane, and the mellower sunshine and thinning crowds make it the most comfortable time to travel.

Where can I fly to Brisbane from?

The flight time from London to Brisbane is over 20 hours, and the mandatory refuelling stop usually pushes the travel time above 25 hours. A whole host of long-haul carriers offer connections from the UK’s capital to Queensland’s biggest city. Both Qantas and Emirates provide one-stop return flights to Brisbane from London Heathrow. There are also daily services from London Gatwick by the same airlines. If you’re travelling from North West England, Etihad Airways have one-stop connections from Manchester. While you won’t find really cheap flights to Brisbane, it is possible to find good value if you book early.

Getting from the airport to Brisbane

Brisbane Airport is the main international airport serving South East Queensland and is located just 10 miles from the heart of the city. Be sure to take in the views of the city and Moreton Bay as you come in to land, and once you’ve touched down, there are a number of public transport options on offer. Private bus operator Con-x-ion provides services to meet every flight that will take you straight into the city. The airport has two train stations, from which Airtrain runs regular services that will have you in the city centre in 15 minutes. The company also serves the Gold and Sunshine coasts. There are a number of taxi ranks at the airport, and the trip to central Brisbane takes less than 15 minutes by car.

Discover the best of Brisbane

Towering Mount Coot-tha is just west of central Brisbane and is one of the most popular outdoor attractions in the city. Climb to the top for spellbinding vistas and stop off at the Brisbane Botanical Gardens on your way down to marvel at the abundance of local plant life. Mount Coot-tha is also surrounded by a popular state forest that contains over 17 miles of bicycle paths – perfect for an adventurous day out.

Frequently Asked Questions

❓ How much does it cost to fly to Brisbane?

✔️ The price of roundtrip flights to Brisbane ranges from £988 to £1,270. Travelers looking to book a one-way ticket to Brisbane can find fantastic flights for as little as £805. Bargain-hunters take note: March is the best month to nab a cheap flight to Brisbane.

❓ What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

✔️ This one is easy to remember:Ticket Thursdays. We found that tickets booked on a Thursday resulted in the best deal on average in 2021. However, Fridays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2021.

❓ What are the cheapest days to fly?

✔️ When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2021, Friday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly, with Tuesday as a close second. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Thinking of traveling mid-week? It turns out that Wednesdays generally had the most expensive airline tickets, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

❓ How do I find the cheapest flight to Brisbane?

✔️ The price of flights to Brisbane can vary greatly, depending on a number of factors. Bagging a cheap flight to Brisbane is easier if you have some flexibility with your departure and arrival dates, while your selection of airports and airlines can also impact ticket prices. To find the best deals, try changing your search criteria to accommodate alternate dates and terminals. ebookers offers big discounts, a huge selection of airlines, and an easy-to-use booking platform, making it easy to find the perfect flight to Brisbane, no matter whether you’re traveling for business, looking for a quick getaway or planning a family vacation. So, window or aisle?

❓ What are the top airlines that fly to Brisbane?

✔️ If you’re looking to book a flight to Brisbane, you’ll discover a number of great airlines to choose from, including EVA Airways, Air France, Lufthansa, China Airlines, Oman Air, Qantas Airways, Swiss International Air Lines, American Airlines, United. ebookers makes it easy to compare flights to see which airline best suits your needs, ensuring that you can stretch your dollar further and get the most out of your time in the sky.

❓ Can I cancel my flight to Brisbane with ebookers?

✔️ We get it: life happens, plans change, and you need to change with them. If you need to change or cancel your flight to Brisbane, you can reach out to ebookers through the customer service portal, where you’ll also find useful trip-related help covering everything from flights and rental cars to activities and hotels.

❓ How do i search for a flexible flight to Brisbane?

✔️ To get the most out of ebookers flexible flights option, use the drop-down menu on the ‘Flights’ page. This menu can be found by clicking on the ‘Advanced options’ button. From here, you can customize your search parameters to find your perfect flight. After searching for your flight, you can also compare prices on surrounding dates by clicking on the ‘Show flexible dates’ link at the top of your search results.

Brisbane Flight Information

Traveling To
Destination Airport IATA Code BNE
Number of Airlines Serving
Airlines EVA Airways, Air France, Lufthansa, China Airlines, Oman Air, Qantas Airways, Swiss International Air Lines, American Airlines, United
Flight Price £988
Earliest Departing Flight
Latest Departing Flight
Destination AirportBrisbane
Flight Price£116

Which Airlines Fly To Brisbane?

EVA Airways, Air France, Lufthansa, China Airlines, Oman Air, Qantas Airways, Swiss International Air Lines, American Airlines, United


Brisbane When to Go

This being the Southern Hemisphere, the mellow autumn (March through May) and cooler winter (June through August) are the best times to visit. The days stay warm and dry until the heart of winter, but cool nights and shorter days are no obstacle to outdoor-lovers wanting to check out local hike and bike trails. A bonus for nightlife: The pub scene crackles in winter. Plus, for spectator-sports fans looking to check out rugby or cricket matches, the autumn brings season kickoffs for the Broncos and the Bulls.

As the spring advances from September through November, daylight extends to nine hours, making this a prime time to explore the various markets around town—you can toggle between sunbathing, shopping, and dining at the Riverside Markets near Eagle Street. Shopaholics will want to stop by the malls on Queen Street as well. Even in November, it rarely gets above the low 80s. Speaking of which, this is also festival season—more than a million folks turn out for the cultural Brisbane Festival in September; the Parklife tour, focused on electronic and indie music, usually shows up by October. 

As Australian summer (December through February) kicks into full gear, things remain bearable but can get kind of sticky as frequent downpours, and highs in the 90s, bring heat and humidity. Still, Brisbane is filled with hearty souls. So, extreme flooding notwithstanding, they still get after it: rock-climbing the cliffs at Kangaroo Point, kayaking the Brisbane River, heading for the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, and—yes—surfing some of Australia’s top breaks at the nearby Gold Coast.

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Fare, taxes & fees: Fares were found on ebookers.com and are updated daily. They include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.