The flight time from Sydney, Australia to Brisbane, Australia is:

1 hour, 24 minutes

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Flying time from Sydney, Australia to Brisbane, Australia

The total flight duration from Sydney, Australia to Brisbane, Australia is 1 hour, 24 minutes.

This assumes an average flight speed for a commercial airliner of 500 mph, which is equivalent to 805 km/h or 434 knots. It also adds an extra 30 minutes for take-off and landing. Your exact time may vary depending on wind speeds.

If you're planning a trip, remember to add more time for the plane to taxi between the gate and the airport runway. This measurement is only for the actual flying time. You should also factor in airport wait times and possible equipment or weather delays. If you're trying to figure out what time you'll arrive at the destination, you may want to see if there's a time difference between Sydney, Australia and Brisbane, Australia.

The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line flight distance from Sydney, Australia to Brisbane, Australia ("as the crow flies"), which is about 453 miles or 728 kilometers.

Your trip begins in Sydney, Australia.
It ends in Brisbane, Australia.

Your flight direction from Sydney, Australia to Brisbane, Australia is North (14 degrees from North).

The flight time calculator measures the average flight duration between points. It uses the great circle formula to compute the travel mileage.

Brisbane is located in Queensland, the sunshine state of Australia. The city has 12 months of sunshine and during winter you can still dine outdoors. Brisbane is kid-friendly and offers many family activities in the city center and outside the city.

Some of the free things to do for families include visiting The Cultural Centre at South Bank, The Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA), Children’s Art Centre, Queensland Museum and Wynnum Wading Pool. Or go for a picnic at New Farm Park and visit the Brisbane Powerhouse.

A family of 2 adults and up to 3 children can enjoy the Mirimar cruise up the Brisbane River to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary at just A$200. The price includes round trip cruise tickets and entrance to the Sanctuary. The cruise will take you through historic Queenslander homes, modern mansions and see unique landmarks on Brisbane’s riverfront only accessible by boat.

The Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary is a highlight for most visitors visit to Brisbane. You have a chance to take photos while cuddling a koala, hand feed kangaroos and watch sheep shearing show. For details visit

Sydney, Australia

City: Sydney
State: New South Wales
Country: Australia
Category: cities

Brisbane, Australia

City: Brisbane
State: Queensland
Country: Australia
Category: cities

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