Swim at beaches trimmed with golden sand, go birdwatching, hike uncrowded trails, or explore charming stone cottages and walks through lush green meadows and towering pines. There’s no other destination quite like Norfolk Island, and all a short flight from mainland Australia.View our Norfolk Island travel guide
Flights from Sydney (SYD) to Norfolk Island (NLK)
Reasons to fly with Qantas
Visiting from Sydney to Norfolk Island
When to visit
With a marine subtropical climate, Norfolk Island enjoys a comfortable climate year-round. With the warmest months being January and February, though some humidity. Summer is a lovely time to enjoy swimming in the sparkling Emily Bay. Temperatures range between 20°C to 25°C. Spring and autumn are also pleasant times to visit with clear skies and lovely mild days, around 19°C to 20°C, perfect for hiking or joining a fishing tour.
What is the main airport called?
Norfolk Island Airport (NLK).Opens external site in a new window It the only airport on Norfolk Airport, a small island located in the Pacific Ocean between Australia, New Zealand, and New Caledonia.
Arriving on Norfolk Island
The friendly staff at Norfolk Island Airport will greet you when you land and assist you with your travel needs. Once you collect your bags from the arrivals area, there are a few transport options available to get you to your destination.
Getting into Norfolk Island from Norfolk Island Airport
Getting to your accommodation on Norfolk Island is easy with a few convenient transport options. Rental car operators are available from the airport terminal and many accommodation providers offer airport transfers. Alternatively, a small taxi company also operates on the island during certain periods.
Getting around Norfolk Island
There is no public transport on Norfolk Island, so unless you’re planning to join one of the many tours, the best way to get around is with a hire car. Be sure to drive cautiously, as sharing the road with wandering livestock is all part of the experience. Another fun way to get around is to hire a bike or walking is an easy way to explore the island.
Fly from Sydney
Once you’ve purchased your tickets from Sydney, there are a few things you should know so you’re prepared for your upcoming trip.
What is the main airport called?
Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD).Opens external site in a new window Is an international airport in Sydney, Australia located 8 km south of the Sydney central business district, in the suburb of Mascot.
Passengers on Qantas flights from Sydney are allocated checked baggage. If you require extra luggage, you can purchase an additional baggage allowance online before departure.
Passengers travelling from Sydney, ensure you check-in online or via the Qantas App before you arrive at the airport from 24 hours before departure.
The benefits of flying Qantas
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Can I cancel my flight booking due to COVID-19?
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