Cheap flights to Coffs Habour (CFS) and deals for 2022

Find out everything you need to know about booking flights and saving big when travelling to Coffs Harbour.

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Head to Coffs Harbour ("Coffs" if you want to sound like a local) on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales for a relaxing break amongst hiking hotspots, pristine beaches and the one obvious thing you can't miss, The Big Banana Fun Park.

Get direct flights from Sydney and Melbourne to Coffs Harbour airport (CFS) and connecting flights from other major cities across Australia.

Today's Coffs Harbour flight deals:


Up to 50% off: Australia flights from $32 with Jetstar


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Australia-wide flights from $41 each way


Virgin AustraliaVirgin Australia

Australia-wide flights from $59 each way


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Flights to Melbourne from $54 return


TL;DR: Coffs Harbour flights

Coffs Harbour's airport:
Coffs Harbour airport (CFS)

Get the best price:
September to October

Frequently asked questions about flights to Coffs Harbour

How much does it cost to fly to Coffs Harbour?

You can secure a deal for return flights from Sydney or Brisbane to Coffs Harbour for under $200. Flights from Melbourne are slightly more expensive but you can find flights for under $300. Flights from Adelaide cost around $400 while Perth to Coffs Harbour flights can be found for about $600.

Coffs Harbour is not a popular airport to fly in and out of but we'll let you know if we see any flight sales. You can set up price alerts via Skyscanner so you can be informed if there is a drop in price.

When is the cheapest time to fly to Coffs Harbour?

According to KAYAK, September to October is the cheapest time to fly to Coffs Harbour with May to July considered to be the busy and expensive high season.

Typically, travelling when the weather is milder would allow you to get the cheapest deals but Coffs Harbour is becoming more popular.

Cheapest months to fly:

September to October

Priciest months to fly:

May to July

How long does it take to fly to Coffs Harbour?

This is approximately how long you can expect to spend in the air when flying to Coffs Harbour airport (CFS) from cities around Australia. We've noted the fastest direct time or shortest connecting flight.

  • Adelaide: 3 hours, 35 minutes with a stopover
  • Brisbane: 1 hour direct
  • Darwin: 6 hours, 10 minutes with a stopover
  • Hobart: 4 hours, 30 minutes with a stopover
  • Melbourne: 2 hours direct
  • Perth: 5 hours, 50 minutes with a stopover
  • Sydney: 1 hour, 5 minutes direct

Which airlines fly direct to Coffs Harbour?

You can fly direct to Coffs Harbour with these airlines via the following cities:

What's the best airline to fly to Coffs Harbour?

  • Best for price: Rex Airlines has the cheapest flights from Sydney to Coffs Harbour.
  • Best for extra inclusions: Qantas includes 23kg checked luggage, refreshments and in-flight entertainment.
  • Best for frequent flyer rewards: Frequent flyers can earn points with Qantas (Qantas Frequent Flyer).

How many points do I need to fly to Coffs Harbour?

Departure cityPoints required for a return Qantas flightPoints required for a return Virgin flight
Adelaide24,000Not available
Alice Springs36,000Not available
Brisbane24,000Not available
Cairns36,000Not available
Darwin36,000Not available
Gold Coast24,000Not available
Perth36,000Not available
*These points were calculated in June 2020 and are subject to change and increases based on demand on your preferred travel dates.

Want to earn a free flight to Coffs Harbour?

These frequent flyer credit card offers can give you more than enough bonus points for a complimentary flight (minus applicable taxes) to Coffs Harbour airport (CFS) from major cities across Australia.

NAB Qantas Rewards Signature Card

Up to 110,000 bonus Qantas Points
Discounted $295 first year annual fee

Offer may be withdrawn at any time

Eligibility criteria, terms and conditions, fees and charges apply

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American Express Velocity Platinum Card

Receive 100,000 bonus Velocity Points

Offer may be withdrawn at any time

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How far in advance should I book my flights to Coffs Harbour?

Fares to Coffs Harbour tend to stay pretty steady throughout the year unless there's a sale. We'd recommend keeping an eye on Rex Airlines fares as we have seen them drop below $99 in a sale.

KAYAK's Coffs Harbour pricing data puts Coffs Harbour flights at their cheapest 84 days prior to your travel date. If you're set on your travel dates, look at booking your flights 6 weeks in advance and you can still find a below-average price.

Where is the airport in Coffs Harbour?

Coffs Harbour airport (CFS) is the busiest regional airport in New South Wales and is located near Boambee, south of Coffs Harbour. It's located 7 minutes (4 kilometres) from the city centre and 12 minutes (7 kilometres) from The Big Banana Fun Park.

You are spoilt for choice when deciding how to get to and from the airport. Action Coach Shuttle Service offers transfers to and from major resorts in the Coffs Harbour area. Taxi companies including 13Cabs and Chasa Taxis have good reputations and offer 24-hour transfers, 7 days a week. It is best to book in advance, especially if you have an early or late flight.

Rideshare app Uber also operates in the area. Alternatively, Forest Coach Lines has a regular bus service that goes between the airport and Coffs Harbour city centre.

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