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City CodeBNK
Popular Airlines
  • Jetstar Japan
  • Jetstar Airways
Flight Time16~24 hours

The flight time to Ballina is approximately 16~24 hours. Find out more about the history, economy, climate and transportation options before you visit Ballina.

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Ballina is a town in Nothern Rivers Region of New South Wales located 185 km from Brisbane and 740 km from Sydney. Ballina town has a population of over 15,000 residents and is the seat of the Ballina Shire local government area. Ballina town lies on the banks of Richmond River and acts as the gateway to Byron Bay.

Voice of Travelers to Ballina

Holiday rest in Ballina

I am Steve, a graduate student from the University of Queensland. Last fall I took a break from school work and decided to visit my childhood friend who had relocated to Ballina. I bought my ticket online after a referral from a family friend on where to get the cheapest ticket to Ballina. The cheapest ticket to Ballina was by Jetstar Airways compared to ticket by other airlines.The airlines was a pet friendly and accepted vaccinated cats and dogs thus I bought a ticket for my cat Homley. As a student with a travel ticket, the airline allowed free check-in for the first and second bags and only charged for the third bag. Jetstar is not my regular travel airline but the travel experience with the airline to Ballina was generally awesome. I am planning to travel to Ballina again this summer for my friend birthday party before resuming studies and from the previous travel experience, I am certainly buy Jestar's ticket to Ballina.

Art visit to Ballina

I am Spalleti from Turin, Italy. I am a fan of arts and history. Last year I visited both the Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum and Big Prawn in Ballina to explore the antiquated history and arts. I had started planning early last year and timed for the cheapest ticket to Ballina . I searched online for the cheapest ticket weeks prior my departure to Ballina. Ticket to Ballina is cheaper six weeks before your travel time and it is advisable to purchase your ticket weeks before traveling. Alitalia offered the cheapest ticket compared to other airlines with a connection with Virgin Australia. The travel experience using a non stop flight from Rome to Brisbane was awesome with their flights attendants being pleasantly friendly and offered great food that I guess was satisfying to everyone.

Ballina Travel FAQs

Q. How do I buy a ticket to Ballina?

A. You can purchase a ticket to Ballina either by buying it online or visiting the corresponding travel companies by yourself. Searching online for the ticket to Ballina is the best way to compare tickets and choose an affordable ticket to Ballina. Cheapest ticket to Ballina can be bought online six weeks before your departure.

Q. Whats the weather like in Ballina?

A. Ballina experiences a subtropical type of climate with warm and temperate climate. Summers are humid and rainy starting from December to March with March being the wettest month. Winters are cool and dry starting from May to September.

Q. What are the indoor and outdoor activities would one enjoy when visiting Ballina?

A. There are quite a lot of things to do in Ballina which make it worth a trip. Ensure you visit the Big Prawn next to Bunning's Car Park, Shelley Beach, Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum, visiting Amaze n Place, home to loving lattice labyrinth and the pretty Killen Falls. Summerland House Farm is one of the top things to do in Ballina with many activities situated on a working macadamia and avocado farms.

Ballina - Direct Flights to Major Airports

Airports handling direct flights to Ballina Byron Gateway Airport •Sydney International Airport •Melbourne International Airport •Newcastle Airport etc.

Flight Routes to Ballina

Ballina Airport, located 5 km from Ballina town centre, is a commercial service regional airport serving Ballina and Byron Bay. The airport is both used for local and domestic flights. For international flights, the nearby Gold Coast International Airport serves Ballina. As an international traveller, you can travel to Ballina using Virgin Australia or any other international airline through Gold Coast International Airport and connect to Ballina by a domestic flight to Tamworth Airport. You need a valid passport, an air ticket, accommodation ticket and a visa if you don't qualify for a visa waiver program. You can purchase your ticket online or visit corresponding travel agents to purchase the ticket.