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Average for round-trip flights in November 2020
From New York to Canberra
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Are there currently restrictions on travel to Australian Capital Territory related to COVID-19?
Travel to Australian Capital Territory is currently restricted due to COVID-19. The restrictions for Australian Capital Territory are based on the Australia restrictions which are: Entry restrictions
Australia has restricted the entry of all travelers, with the exception of Australian nationals and permanent residents and their immediate family members, New Zealand nationals residing in Australia, diplomats accredited to Australia and residing in Australia and their immediate family members, and airline crew.
Australia has enacted temporary travel restrictions for flights to Melbourne due to a recent increase in COVID-19 cases.
Travelers who are not Australian citizens and returning permanent residents and their immediate family members need to apply for an exemption to enter Australia.
All international travelers are required to quarantine for 14 days at the first point of entry, unless they're granted an exemption upon request. Quarantines take place in state-designated facilities and fees depend on the state, ranging from $2500 for one adult in the Northern Territory to $3000 for one adult in New South Wales. International flights are currently being diverted away from Victoria. Airline crew are subject to self-isolation until their next scheduled flight.
For more information on quarantine rules in the Australian states, check the following websites:
New South Wales,
The Northern Territory,
Foreign nationals may transit through Australia if the connecting flight is within 72 hours of the arriving flight. They must either have a transit visa or be nationals of a visa-exempt country.
Transit passengers don’t need to apply for an exemption to travel restrictions if they are booked to depart on a connecting flight from the same airport within 72 hours and they are not going to leave the airport. Travelers who plan to leave the airport before boarding their connecting flight or who will be at the airport for longer than 72 hours need to apply for a travel exemption here and will be subject to quarantine until their departing flight. Travelers from New Zealand and Pacific Islanders may not need a travel exemption. More information on transiting Australia is available here.
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Travelers planning to travel across Australian state borders should note that some Australian states also have domestic travel restrictions, border restrictions, and quarantine requirements in place. In the case of onward travel within Australia, travelers are advised to check in advance with their travel/accommodation provider.
Cheapest Prices for Australian Capital Territory flights by month
Currently, the cheapest month for flights to Australian Capital Territory is February. The most expensive month for flights is October. 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 Australian Capital Territory?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
NYC - CBR
$701 - $2,554
53.6 - 82.4 °F
1.3 - 2.72 inches
February is typically the best time to fly to Australian Capital Territory, but there are other times where great deals are available. If you are looking for warm weather when you arrive off of your flight to Australian Capital Territory then January is statistically the hottest. November is historically the period with most rainfall.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Australian Capital Territory?
At the moment, Wednesday is the most economical day to take a flight to Australian Capital Territory. Sunday is likely to be the most costly.
What time of day is cheapest to fly to Australian Capital Territory?
Australian Capital Territory flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the evening. Booking a flight in the morning will likely mean higher prices.