While away an afternoon on nearby beaches or set your sights off shore to scuba dive, snorkel and kayak amidst the region’s crystal-clear waters. Back on land, see the city’s iconic Big Banana, or go further afield to discover the World Heritage-listed rainforests and wildlife encounters of the Coffs Harbour hinterland.View our Coffs Harbour travel guide
Flights from Sydney (SYD) to Coffs Harbour (CFS)
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Visiting from Sydney to Coffs Harbour
Sydney to Coffs Harbour flight information
Qantas flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour are operated by QantasLink, with flight times staring from approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.
How many direct flights go to Coffs Harbour from Sydney on a daily basis?
On average, there are 5 flights per day from Sydney to Coffs Harbour, and a total of 33 flights per week.
What day of the week has more flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour?
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday have the highest number of daily flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour.
When to visit
With a subtropical climate from season to season, the best time to visit Coffs Harbour depends on your itinerary. To make the most of the beaches, plan your visit between December and February, when temperatures are at their peak. If you’re hoping to enjoy the town, the spring months provide a calendar of festivals and events, while autumn and winter bring cooler weather, fewer crowds and reduced hotel rates and airfares. Between May and November is the best time to visit to see humpback whales from a cruise or the Eastern Side lookout.
What is the main airport called?
Coffs Harbour Airport (CFS).Opens external site in a new window It is the busiest regional airport in New South Wales. It's located 4km (2 miles) from the city centre and 7km (4 miles) from the Big Banana Fun Park.
Arriving in Coffs Harbour
Once you land at Coffs Harbour Airport, you’ll be greeted by the friendly staff. From the airport there are several different transport options to get you to the town centre.
Getting into Coffs Harbour from Coffs Harbour Airport
Coffs Harbour Airport is 4km from Coffs Harbour’s town centre. Use the shuttle bus and taxi services at the front of the terminal or riding-sharing Uber, to make the short trip into the city. Alternatively, rent a car from the rental services available at the airport and explore the region at your leisure. For fast and affordable access to your accommodation, Action Coach Shuttle Services can connect you to all the city’s major resorts.
Getting around Coffs Harbour
After you’ve arrived in Coffs Harbour, there’s no shortage of ways to explore. The public transport system, serviced by Forest Coach Lines, offers regular bus services throughout the city and beyond. If you’re planning to discover the scenic Coffs Coast during your stay, car hire can be booked in advance or easily organised on arrival. Bus tours, bike hire and walking are other popular ways to get around to see nearby attractions.
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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.
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* Flight prices are per adult in Australian Dollars, based on payment at qantas.com by BPAY made 7 days or more before departure, POLi or Qantas issued UATP. For other payment options a percentage based fee applies, capped at a maximum per passenger of $22 for Domestic or $120 for International travel. Prices are not guaranteed until payment is made. Fares may not be available on all flights or days. Some flights are operated by partner or subsidiary airlines. Prices may fluctuate if taxes or foreign exchange rates change. Passengers booking Premium Economy may be seated in Economy on connecting flights. Check the fare rules for more details before booking. Inclusions vary between flights. All schedules subject to change, including last minute aircraft changes. QantasLink flights operated by Sunstate Airlines (Qld) Pty Ltd ABN 82 009 734 703, Eastern Australia Airlines Pty Ltd ABN 77 001 599 024, and National Jet Systems Pty Ltd ABN 11 008 279 203. Licence No per state: QLD - 407, NSW - 2TA000237, VIC - 30362, SA - TTA155, WA - 9TA52.
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