Cheap flights to Canberra

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Flights to Canberra in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 14% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average price£747Average for return flights in May 2022
Return from£931From London to Canberra
One-way from£544One-way flight from London to Canberra (CBR)

Cheap flights to Canberra in May, June 2022

The best prices found for CBR flights for May, June
9 Jun - 19 Jun
LHR

London Heathrow

CBR

Canberra

2 stops

30h 20m
CBR

Canberra

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

38h 50m
£1,088

Emirates

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Deal found 19.5.22

21 May - 28 May
LHR

London Heathrow

CBR

Canberra

2 stops

27h 15m
CBR

Canberra

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

36h 40m
£1,201

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 16.5.22

23 May - 25 May
LHR

London Heathrow

CBR

Canberra

2 stops

24h 05m
CBR

Canberra

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

31h 30m
£1,203

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 16.5.22

Canberra 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Canberra found for this year
26 Oct - 16 Nov
LHR

London Heathrow

CBR

Canberra

2 stops

28h 00m
CBR

Canberra

LHR

London Heathrow

3 stops

48h 15m
£931

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 18.5.22

17 Oct - 14 Nov
LHR

London Heathrow

CBR

Canberra

2 stops

29h 25m
CBR

Canberra

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

33h 40m
£1,055

Emirates

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Deal found 19.5.22

20 Oct - 8 Nov
LHR

London Heathrow

CBR

Canberra

2 stops

37h 05m
CBR

Canberra

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

26h 05m
£1,058

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 17.5.22

Last minute flights to Canberra

Late deals on return flights to Canberra, departing today and this week
29 May - 1 Jun
LHR

London Heathrow

CBR

Canberra

2 stops

34h 15m
CBR

Canberra

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

42h 55m
£1,387

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 16.5.22

27 May - 4 Jun
LHR

London Heathrow

CBR

Canberra

2 stops

37h 55m
CBR

Canberra

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

43h 35m
£7,819

Multiple Airlines

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27 May - 4 Jun
LHR

London Heathrow

CBR

Canberra

3 stops

36h 30m
CBR

Canberra

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

45h 00m
£8,101

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19.5.22

What is the cheapest month to fly to Canberra?

The cheapest ticket to Canberra found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

£1,320

February

£968

March

£970

April

£1,103

May

£1,025

June

£1,040

July

£1,153

August

£1,070

September

£1,024

October

£989

November

£1,024

December

£1,273

Currently, the cheapest month for flights to Canberra is February. The most expensive month for flights is January. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.

When is the best time to fly to Canberra?

Average Canberra flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

LON - CBR

Price

£968 - £2,046

CBR

Temperature

5 - 20 °C

CBR

Rainfall

30 - 60 mm

When is the best time to book a flight to Canberra?

The price you pay for your flight to Canberra may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 52 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Canberra?

The cheapest day to fly to Canberra is usually Tuesday. At the moment, Wednesday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Canberra?

To get the best value, try booking a flight in the afternoon when visiting Canberra. Generally the prices will increase for flights in the morning as these tend to have higher demand.

Canberra is a fitting name for the nation’s capital, as Canberra is derived from the Aboriginal word “Kamberra” meaning “meeting place”- and Canberra sure it that. Each year, millions of people travel to Canberra to experience its vibrant, cosmopolitan nature paired with national, historical and cultural attractions. This city has show-stopping monuments such as the Australian War Memorial, Parliament House, the National Gallery of Australia, the National Museum of Australia and the beautifully laid out garden city.

The Bush Capital has, within its city limits, Black Mountain, Red Hill, Mount Ainslie, Majura, Taylor and Pleasant – all wonderful places to roam around. Within a 45-minute drive of Canberra is Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve where native animals, including kangaroos and emus, roam free.

Canberra climate

The summers are hot and dry with temperatures up to 27 C (80 F). Winters are cold with occasional fog and frost and temperatures that range between 1 and 12 C (30 and 50 F).

When is the best time to fly to Canberra?

Peak Season: 

Christmas/New Year period and school holidays are high season. 

Off Season: 

There’s not really a bad time to visit Canberra, but spring (September to November) and autumn (March to May) are most pleasant, weather-wise.

Getting around Canberra

Car-hire companies and taxi services are available at the airport. The Airport Express Bus runs multiple times daily.

Most of the tourist attractions are clustered around the lake – the “Parliamentary Triangle” and are easy walking distance of each other. There’s also a fantastic network of walking paths and trails.

Biking around Canberra is a great way to experience the city. There’s a good network of shared paths and on-road cycling lanes.

ACTION operates Canberra’s buses and the buses run daily.

Taxis and rental cars are readily available.

The Canberra City Explorer runs daily, servicing multiple stops within the city. Enjoy this 90 minute tour with commentary or hop on and off to explore the city on your own schedule.

What is good to know if travelling to Canberra?

  • Canberrians enjoy several festivals during the year including Summernats Car Festival (January), Canberra Multicultural Festival (February), the National Folk Festival (Easter), Stonefest (October) at the University of Canberra, a popular music festival. 
  • The National Carillon stands on Aspen Island in Lake Burley Griffin. It was a gift from the British Government on the 50th anniversary of the National Capital. Its 53 bells chime every 15 minutes. 
  • The Australian War Memorial is one of the most-visited museums in Australia. It’s not only a memorial to those who died in past wars, but also shines a light on soldiers today.
  • Floriade is held in September and October each year. It is Australia’s largest spring floral festival and takes a different theme each year. More than one million bulbs are used in the displays.
  • To get an overview of Canberra in all its glory, visit Black Mountain Tower or Mount Ainslie. The Black Mountain Tower stands 195 metres (640 feet) above the summit of Black Mountain, from where there are 360-degree views of the city and its surrounds. Mount Ainslie in Canberra Nature Park has a lookout area at 842 metres (2,762 feet) above sea level. The views from there are pretty majestic.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Canberra?

For a flight to Canberra, you will be flying into Canberra. Canberra (CBR) is just 4.0 mi from the center of the city.

Other local departures to Canberra from the United Kingdom