Fly Pelican offers up to 3 direct flights a day from $199 one way from Canberra to Newcastle (Williamtown) and Newcastle (Williamtown) to Canberra.
Whether it's for business or pleasure, FlyPelican has several options at affordable prices. With experienced staff, newly refurbished seats and air conditioning, passengers can ensure an efficient and seamless travel. Along with a convenient flight schedule, we offer premium refreshments and free beer and wine on all afternoon and evening services. Members of Velocity Frequent Flyer can accrue points on all fare categories for flights between Newcastle and Canberra.
With a convenient flight schedule operating flights up to six days per week, you can visit Canberra or Newcastle for a full business day, fly home that afternoon, or remain for the week or weekend with just a 60-minute trip.
Whether you're a child, young adult, adult, or senior, Canberra has something for everyone! All of the city's top attractions are within walking distance of excellent accommodation and transportation. Although it's well known for politics it has a lot more to offer and an excellent place to learn about Australia’s history and culture. Canberra is a modest town that embodies charm and creative flare, with plenty of things to do. Visit the Australian War memorial, tour Parliament House or admire a collection of Aboriginal artworks at the National Gallery of Australia.
Immerse yourself in Australia’s history and culture through the National Gallery and Museum of Australia. The Gallery has the honour of housing the greatest collection of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art in the world, which includes over 7500 pieces. Home to 30 galleries you can find collections that support local, national and international artists. To further dive into the capital’s history visit the historical gems including the Parliament House, Australian War Memorial or the Royal Australian Mint where you can explore different perspectives of Australia’s story.
Keep the kids busy with a visit to Questacon, the National Science and Technology centre where they can explore the interactive possibilities of science, nature and technology. Alternatively, if you're looking for a day of fun visit The National Zoo & Aquarium with designated picnic areas and children’s playgrounds with plenty of animals to encounter and experience.
In Canberra, you can enjoy the outdoors right outside your door thanks to well-liked lookouts, strenuous walks, and inner-suburban mountain biking paths. National parks and nature reserves are just a 45-minute drive from the city and are home to waterfalls, gorges, forests, and snow-capped mountains. Enjoy a spectacular view from Namadgi National Park or a birds eye view with a Hot Air Balloon ride across the mountainside.
Connecting you directly with up to 30 Canberra to Newcastle flights weekly. Passengers travelling on a Pelican Corporate or Flexible fare receive complimentary pre-flight access to the Virgin Australia lounge. Discover a blend of history, art, and the great outdoors in Newcastle, where golden beaches, a rich past, and an abundance of natural beauty collide with hip cafés and a bustling arts scene. In this thriving beachside community on the NSW North Coast, there are plenty of additional discoveries to be made, including top surfing, historic ocean baths, and coastal walks. You can find a delectable selection of waterfront pubs, cafes and restaurants along Honeysuckle harbour, wine and dine across the city or purchase fresh local produce at the City Farmers Markets every Sunday.
Food lovers are spoilt for choice in Newcastle with waterfront restaurants, cafes or fresh local produce. There are several laid-back cafés, restaurants, taverns, and bars in the Honeysuckle Harbourside Precinct that have lovely Hunter River views. For the surf and turf atmosphere enjoy Merewether Surfhouse with a fabulous waterfront view. Wine and Dine with a view in Australia’s oldest wine region, Hunter Valley. It is home to several wineries offering tastings and vineyard tours.
Newcastle is a coastal town home to several beaches including Merewether and Nobby’s Beach that are great for a family fun day out. Cool off on a hot day at the biggest permanent coastal saltwater lake in the Southern Hemisphere, with 30 km of pristine coastline it's perfect to cool off with family and friends.
Visit furry friends at Hunter Valley wildlife park with everything from native Australian animals to exotic animals. To explore Newcastle’s culture visit the Newcastle Museum where the kids can explore, play and learn. The Museum is free entry and engages people of all ages with exhibitions that are interactive and challenging.
To experience the laid back lifestyle of Newcastle or the vibrant culture of Canberra book your flight from Newcastle to Canberra or Canberra to Newcastle with Fly Pelican today! You'll be sure to eat and drink your way through the towns or embark on a new adventure perfect for a holiday for two or a family friendly adventure.