Flights from Adelaide to Sunshine Coast

Compare Cheap Flights from Adelaide to Sunshine Coast, Australia

Looking for cheap flights to Sunshine Coast from Adelaide? Use Webjet's deal finder to help you compare flights, carriers and seating classes all year round. You'll be sure to find the right flight to match your budget, plans and travel preferences.

*Prices on this page are subject to change without notice, perform a search to view live pricing. Prices are inclusive of taxes and airline surcharges. Webjet flight fees per booking: Webjet Servicing Fee: Domestic $21.95, NZ/Pacific $24.95, International $32.95. Booking Price Guarantee: Domestic $12.95, NZ/Pacific $14.95, International $21.95. Varying payment fees are included in the price breakdown on Webjet’s checkout page, once your payment method has been selected.

Departure Date Last Updated^
Thu 07 Jul 05 Jul
Fri 08 Jul 06 Jul
Sat 09 Jul 06 Jul
Sun 10 Jul 06 Jul
Mon 11 Jul 06 Jul
Tue 12 Jul 06 Jul
Wed 13 Jul 06 Jul
Thu 14 Jul 06 Jul
Fri 15 Jul 06 Jul
Sat 16 Jul 06 Jul
Sun 17 Jul 06 Jul
Mon 18 Jul 06 Jul
Tue 19 Jul 06 Jul
Wed 20 Jul 06 Jul
Thu 21 Jul 06 Jul
Fri 22 Jul 05 Jul
Sat 23 Jul 06 Jul
Sun 24 Jul 06 Jul
Mon 25 Jul 05 Jul
Tue 26 Jul 06 Jul
Wed 27 Jul 06 Jul
Thu 28 Jul 06 Jul
Fri 29 Jul 06 Jul
Sat 30 Jul 06 Jul
Sun 31 Jul 06 Jul
Expand for More Flights
Departure Date
Thu 07 Jul
Updated on 05 Jul
$420 ONE WAY
Fri 08 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$771 ONE WAY
Sat 09 Jul
Updated on 05 Jul
$489 ONE WAY
Sun 10 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$771 ONE WAY
Mon 11 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$687 ONE WAY
Tue 12 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$480 ONE WAY
Wed 13 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$480 ONE WAY
Thu 14 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$417 ONE WAY
Fri 15 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$579 ONE WAY
Sat 16 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$350 ONE WAY
Sun 17 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$368 ONE WAY
Mon 18 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$340 ONE WAY
Tue 19 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$256 ONE WAY
Wed 20 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$228 ONE WAY
Thu 21 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$185 ONE WAY
Fri 22 Jul
Updated on 05 Jul
$218 ONE WAY
Sat 23 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$127 ONE WAY
Sun 24 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$155 ONE WAY
Mon 25 Jul
Updated on 05 Jul
$228 ONE WAY
Tue 26 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$117 ONE WAY
Wed 27 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$189 ONE WAY
Thu 28 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$117 ONE WAY
Fri 29 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$280 ONE WAY
Sat 30 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$117 ONE WAY
Sun 31 Jul
Updated on 06 Jul
$264 ONE WAY

Route information for flights from Adelaide to Sunshine Coast

Cheapest one-way price for the current month from $117
Cheapest one-way price over next 6 months from $93
Cheapest month November 2022
Most expensive month July 2022
Average flight time 2h 20m

Cheapest time to fly to Sunshine Coast

Best upcoming flight deals

Currency used in Sunshine Coast

$1 AUD =

Current Time in Sunshine Coast

Average Temperature in Sunshine Coast

Average Rainfall in Sunshine Coast

See more of Sunshine Coast

Compare Cheap Adelaide to Sunshine Coast Flights

The Sunshine Coast certainly lives up to its name. This stretch of coastline in Queensland is one of the most enduring holiday destinations for Australian and international travellers. It has everything you could want from a beach holiday: cloudless blue skies, quiet stretches of golden sand, surf breaks and gentle spots for swimming, laid-back towns, and even the odd humpback whale breaching offshore on the annual migrations. If you want to dip your toes into the sand of Noosa’s, chilla out at Caloundra, or even head into the Sunshine Coast Hinterland; finding the best deals on airfare can certainly get your trip off to a great start. With just a click of the mouse, you can find cheap flights from Adelaide to Sunshine Coast on Webjet.

With Webjet’s Deal Finder, you can sort through hundreds of flights and narrow down your choices based on airline, seating arrangement, travel times, and the stopover choices that fit your travel needs.

The best time to visit the Sunshine Coast

The Sunshine Coast boasts one of the highest sunshine ratings in the world. With relatively moderate temperatures averaging between 15°C (60°F) and 28°C (82°F) year-round, it’s easy to see why locals and tourists head to Sunshine Coast all year long. Summer rains in January can be frequent and heavy, however don’t generally hamper too many travellers’ outdoor plans. The summer months can be humid and are also peak season for the Sunshine Coast, especially over the week covering Christmas and New Years Eve. This leads to an increase in flight prices and accommodation rates. The spring months of October and November experience mild 24°C (75°F) temperatures and little rainfall. With schools in term and fewer crowds to contend with, this is a great time to plan a trip from ADL to MCY. The late autumn months of April and May, as well as early winter in June, are some of the best times to find cheap flights from Adelaide to Sunshine Coast. While the water temperatures may be a little colder, you will certainly love the consistent surf breaks and scarce crowds.

Departing From Adelaide

Virgin Australia and Qantas provide the quickest flights from Adelaide (ADL) to Sunshine Coast’s airport in Maroochydore (MCY). These cheap airfares include a stopover in Sydney (SYD) and have passengers arriving at MCY in less than six hours. Jetstar will get you from ADL to MCY in a little more than 10 hours and include a stopover in Melbourne (MEL).


Getting to Adelaide Airport

Want to save money getting to the airport? Take advantage of the Adelaide Metro’s Jetline routes. There are six lines that connect ADL airport to different points in Adelaide: J1, J1a, J1x, J2, J7 and J8. If you’re not bringing a lot of luggage to the Sunshine Coast, consider taking the Metro’s J1a for the shortest route to ADL. If you have more to carry or you’re with a large group, consider taking the J1x route. It’s the only double decker bus line and has luggage racks on its lower deck. J2 connects Harbour Town Centre Interchange to City via West Beach, Adelaide Airport and Sir Donald Bradman Drive. J7 connects via Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide Airport and Marion Road and J8 connects via Torrens Road, Arndale Centre Interchange, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide Airport and Marion Road. Taxi fares from the heart of Adelaide to the airport will take about 15 minutes and can run between $25 to $30, not including the $2.20 airport tax. Uber drivers can get you to ADL for about $23 including the airport tax.


Parking at Adelaide Airport

If you’re driving yourself to Adelaide airport, it is strongly recommended you pre-book your parking prior to your departure date. This not only ensures your spot, but it can also save you money.


Where to Park at Adelaide Airport

There are two car parks located at Adelaide Airport. The Terminal Parking and Long Term Car Park can both be reached from Airport Road.

  • Terminal Car Park: This area has more than 1600 spaces available on levels 1 to 4 and is conveniently located only a few minutes’ walk from check-in and baggage collection. You can find your spot by utilising the special parking guidance system that directs you to vacant spaces. Then use the direct covered access to the terminal, available via the link bridge on level 2. Two-day parking in the Terminal Car Park is $80AUD with a $20 fee for each subsequent day.
  • Long Term Car Park: This option can leave more money in your pocket before you set out for a holiday to the Sunshine Coast. Storing your car here will put you within a 10-minute walk to the terminal or you can take advantage of the free shuttle service operating between the car park and the terminal. Shuttles run every 20 minutes from 4:30am to 11:20pm. Two-day parking in the Long Term park will cost $51 and $15 for each subsequent day.


Arriving on the Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coast Airport is conveniently situated for travellers heading to different parts of the Sunshine Coast including Maroochydore, Mooloolaba, Noosa, Caloundra, and the Hinterland.


How to Get from Sunshine Coast Airport to Your Sunshine Coast Hotel or Accommodation

If you’re heading to Noosa and other northern Sunshine Coast regions, Henry's Airporter can take you from MCY to your hotel destination. Prices start from $35. If you need to head to the southern Sunshine Coast region, look for the Con-X-ion shuttles located to the left as you exit the arrivals hall of MCY. Shuttle prices vary between $25 and $60 depending on your hotel destination. The taxi rank is located outside the arrivals hall as well. Depending on your hotel location, fares from MCY can be upwards of $75 and include the mandatory $2.20 airport fee.

Things to do in Sunshine Coast

Accurately named, the abundance of sunshine on the Sunshine Coast paves the way for a plethora of outdoor activities throughout the year. Stretch your legs and don your floppy hat as you soak up the sun on Noosa Beach. Or hire a kayak to spend the day on the water; you may even encounter a friendly dolphin or two. Book a tour into the Noosa Everglades to explore this incredible ecosystem (one of only two in the world), cruise its network of waterways and look out for local birdlife. For a peek into the underwater world, take a trip Mooloolaba and check out Sea Life Sunshine Coast wildlife park. The interactive aquarium features an 80-metre ocean tunnel the houses eight different species of shark, as well as jellyfish tanks, a Finding Dory exploration centre, and opportunities to swim with seals. Have you ever wanted to visit the Australian Zoo made famous by crocodile hunter Steve Irwin? You can make that happen on your visit to Sunshine Coast! Take a tour of the more than 1000 native and exotic mammals, reptiles and birds that are well cared for at the Australian Zoo. The Sunshine Coast also isn’t all beaches and ocean though. It has an incredible Hinterland region. Take in views of the volcanic peaks in the Glass House Mountain ranges, or pack a picnic and walk through lush rainforest to discover picture-perfect waterfalls, abundant wildlife, and stunning lookouts from Flaxton, Mapleton, Maleny and Montville. Looking for big adventures? Sunshine Coast can deliver. Check out the wildly exciting rides at Aussie World for belly-dropping laughs and heart-pounding thrills. Or head to Yandina for a bit of adventure and learning at Ginger World. If you visit Sunshine Coast in July through October, make a point to book onto a tour out of Mooloolaba for an amazing opportunity to witness humpback whale migrations.

See more of Sunshine Coast