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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Sydney, AU, Australia - SFO to SYD Last modified: Aug 28, 2016 2:27 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Sydney Last modified: Aug 28, 2016 2:27 AM

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China Eastern
SFOSYD
Fri 9/2
3 stops
SYDSFO
Thu 9/8
3 stops
$649
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Philippine
SFOSYD
Wed 8/31
1 stop
SYDSFO
Thu 9/8
1 stop
$915
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Philippine
SFOSYD
Tue 9/13
1 stop
SYDSFO
Tue 9/20
1 stop
$915
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Philippine
SFOSYD
Wed 9/14
1 stop
SYDSFO
Wed 9/21
1 stop
$915
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Philippine
SFOSYD
Thu 9/22
1 stop
SYDSFO
Wed 9/28
1 stop
$915
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China Southern
SFOSYD
Thu 11/17
2 stops
SYDSFO
Fri 12/2
2 stops
$951
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Air Canada
SFOSYD
Tue 9/13
1 stop
SYDSFO
Tue 9/20
1 stop
$995
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Air Canada
SFOSYD
Tue 9/20
1 stop
SYDSFO
Tue 9/27
1 stop
$995
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Air Canada
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Tue 9/20
1 stop
SYDSFO
Thu 9/29
1 stop
$995
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Air Canada
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Tue 9/27
1 stop
SYDSFO
Tue 10/4
1 stop
$995
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Air Canada
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Tue 10/4
1 stop
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Tue 10/11
1 stop
$995
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All Nippon
SFOSYD
Mon 11/28
2 stops
SYDSFO
Mon 12/12
2 stops
$995
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All Nippon
SFOSYD
Wed 11/30
2 stops
SYDSFO
Tue 12/6
2 stops
$995
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All Nippon
SFOSYD
Wed 11/30
2 stops
SYDSFO
Sun 12/4
2 stops
$995
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United
SFOSYD
Sun 11/20
2 stops
SYDSFO
Sun 12/4
2 stops
$995
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Air China
SFOSYD
Wed 11/2
1 stop
SYDSFO
Wed 11/16
1 stop
$1,017
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Air China
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Wed 11/16
1 stop
SYDSFO
Wed 11/30
1 stop
$1,017
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Air New Zealand
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Mon 11/28
1 stop
SYDSFO
Mon 12/12
1 stop
$1,155
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Fiji Airways
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Sat 10/15
2 stops
SYDSFO
Mon 10/31
2 stops
$1,162
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Fiji Airways
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Sat 12/10
2 stops
SYDSFO
Tue 12/13
2 stops
$1,162
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Virgin Australia
SFOSYD
Wed 11/16
2 stops
SYDSFO
Wed 11/23
2 stops
$1,191
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American
SFOSYD
Wed 10/12
nonstop
SYDSFO
Wed 10/19
nonstop
$1,195
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Qantas
SFOSYD
Wed 10/12
nonstop
SYDSFO
Wed 10/19
nonstop
$1,197
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Hawaiian
SFOSYD
Mon 11/28
1 stop
SYDSFO
Mon 12/12
1 stop
$1,223
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JAL
SFOSYD
Tue 9/27
1 stop
SYDSFO
Tue 10/4
1 stop
$1,253
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Cathay
SFOSYD
Sun 9/18
1 stop
SYDSFO
Tue 10/4
1 stop
$1,353
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Asiana
SFOSYD
Mon 10/10
1 stop
SYDSFO
Fri 10/28
1 stop
$1,441
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China Airlines
SFOSYD
Tue 11/1
1 stop
SYDSFO
Wed 11/9
1 stop
$1,458
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China Airlines
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Wed 11/2
1 stop
SYDSFO
Wed 11/9
1 stop
$1,458
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China Airlines
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Thu 11/3
1 stop
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Wed 11/9
1 stop
$1,458
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China Airlines
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Tue 11/8
1 stop
SYDSFO
Mon 11/14
1 stop
$1,458
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China Airlines
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Wed 11/9
1 stop
SYDSFO
Wed 11/23
1 stop
$1,458
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Etihad
SFOSYD
Sun 12/4
2 stops
SYDSFO
Thu 12/22
2 stops
$1,520
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Etihad
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Sun 12/4
2 stops
SYDSFO
Wed 12/21
2 stops
$1,520
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Emirates
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Wed 10/5
2 stops
SYDSFO
Tue 10/25
2 stops
$1,536
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Singapore
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Thu 9/22
3 stops
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Sun 10/2
3 stops
$1,641
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Singapore
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Mon 9/26
3 stops
SYDSFO
Mon 10/3
3 stops
$1,641
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Vietnam
SFOSYD
Wed 11/2
2 stops
SYDSFO
Fri 11/11
2 stops
$1,720
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Vietnam
SFOSYD
Wed 11/2
2 stops
SYDSFO
Wed 11/16
2 stops
$1,720
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Korean
SFOSYD
Mon 10/31
1 stop
SYDSFO
Thu 11/10
1 stop
$1,905
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Korean
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Mon 10/31
1 stop
SYDSFO
Fri 11/11
1 stop
$1,905
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Korean
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Tue 11/1
1 stop
SYDSFO
Thu 11/10
1 stop
$1,905
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Korean
SFOSYD
Tue 11/1
1 stop
SYDSFO
Fri 11/11
1 stop
$1,905
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Korean
SFOSYD
Tue 11/1
1 stop
SYDSFO
Wed 11/9
1 stop
$1,905
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Air Tahiti Nui
SFOSYD
Fri 12/2
3 stops
SYDSFO
Thu 12/8
3 stops
$2,004
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Malaysia
SFOSYD
Fri 10/7
2 stops
SYDSFO
Sun 10/23
2 stops
$2,106
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Qatar
SFOSYD
Sun 12/25
2 stops
SYDSFO
Mon 1/2
2 stops
$2,236
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British Airways
SFOSYD
Mon 10/31
2 stops
SYDSFO
Fri 11/11
2 stops
$3,489
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British Airways
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Mon 10/31
2 stops
SYDSFO
Thu 11/10
2 stops
$3,489
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British Airways
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Mon 10/31
2 stops
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Sat 11/12
2 stops
$3,489
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British Airways
SFOSYD
Tue 11/1
2 stops
SYDSFO
Fri 11/11
2 stops
$3,489
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British Airways
SFOSYD
Tue 11/1
2 stops
SYDSFO
Thu 11/10
2 stops
$3,489
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Lufthansa
SFOSYD
Sun 12/25
2 stops
SYDSFO
Mon 1/2
2 stops
$4,154
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Air Berlin
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Wed 10/5
2 stops
SYDSFO
Tue 10/25
2 stops
$7,729
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Sydney (SFO to SYD)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Sydney, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $878.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Sydney (SFO to SYD)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco to Sydney based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from San Francisco to Sydney

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from San Francisco to Sydney should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $1,435 $915
7-14 days $1,295 $924
14-21 days $1,295 $915
21-30 days $1,295 $915
30-60 days $1,195 $924
60-90 days $1,195 $860
90+ days $995 $915

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Sydney

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from San Francisco to Sydney.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$770 $915 $867 $860 $943 $865 $920

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Sydney

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from San Francisco to Sydney.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August San Francisco Sydney China Eastern 8/31/16 9/8/16 3 $880
September San Francisco Sydney China Eastern 9/2/16 9/8/16 3 $649
October San Francisco Sydney China Eastern 10/26/16 11/5/16 3 $791
November San Francisco Sydney China Eastern 11/4/16 11/12/16 3 $700
December San Francisco Sydney China Southern 12/1/16 12/16/16 2 $955
January San Francisco Sydney Virgin Australia 1/30/17 2/6/17 2 $991
February San Francisco Sydney Philippine 2/27/17 3/7/17 1 $924
March San Francisco Sydney Philippine 3/2/17 3/19/17 1 $924

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from San Francisco to Sydney

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from San Francisco to Sydney.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$1,702
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$1,702 $1,702
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$1,702 $1,767
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$1,767 $1,688
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$1,688

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Sydney (SFO to SYD)

Your San Francisco to Sydney flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from San Francisco to Sydney is $1,751.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Sydney is $1,325.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from San Francisco to Sydney.

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Sydney
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Qantas 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 23:25 23:25
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 22:55 22:55

San Francisco to Sydney Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Sydney?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Sydney flight time is 14 hours and 45 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Sydney?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Sydney is 7421 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Sydney?
Answer: There are 13 direct flights from San Francisco to Sydney.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Sydney?
Answer: United Airlines provides 53% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Sydney.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Sydney?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Sydney (SFO to SYD) Number of flights searched: 504Last modified: Aug 28, 2016 2:27 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Francisco to Sydney with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from San Francisco to Sydney.

San Francisco to Sydney
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American LAX X X X X X X X
Air Canada YVR X X X X X X X
Air Canada YYC / YVR X X X X X X X
Air India DEL X
Air China PEK X X X X X
China Airlines TPE X X X X X
Cathay HKG X X X X X X X
China Southern CAN X X X X
China Southern WUH / CAN X X X
Delta LAX X X X X X X X
Delta SLC / LAX X X X X X X X
Emirates DXB X X X X X X X
Etihad AUH X X X X X X X
Hawaiian HNL X X
Hawaiian OGG / HNL X X X X X X X
Korean ICN X X X X X X X
China Eastern PVG X X X X X X X
China Eastern PVG / NKG X X X X
Air New Zealand AKL X X X X X X X
Asiana ICN X X X X X X X
Philippine MNL X X X X X X X
Qantas - X X X X X X
Singapore ICN / SIN X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United LAX X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Francisco and Sydney, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $314
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $129
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $167
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $217

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Melbourne American, Air Berlin, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $911
San Francisco to Brisbane American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, British Airways, EVA Air, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Turkish, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia $950
San Francisco to Canberra American, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $1,349
San Francisco to Newcastle Delta, Etihad, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,803
San Francisco to Tokyo American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $601
San Francisco to London American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, AeroMexico, Royal Air Maroc, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, South African, SAS, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, WOW air $480
San Francisco to Bangkok American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Brussels, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam $447
San Francisco to Auckland American, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, Korean, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia $863
San Francisco to Hong Kong American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, JetBlue, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, South African, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $512
San Francisco to Gold Coast British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,284
San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, AeroMexico, Royal Air Maroc, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic, WOW air $728
San Francisco to Adelaide American, British Airways, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,077
San Francisco to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $591

Cheap International Flights to Sydney - SYD

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Sydney American, Air Canada, British Airways, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Qantas, Qatar, United, Virgin Australia $1,027
Oakland to Sydney American, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, China Eastern, Qatar, Virgin Australia $1,268
San Jose to Sydney American, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, Qantas, Qatar, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia $957
Reno to Sydney American, Air Canada, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Latam Airlines Group, All Nippon, Qantas, Qatar, United $1,079
Fresno to Sydney American, Air Canada, Delta, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Asiana, Qantas, Air Tahiti Nui, United $1,117
Monterey to Sydney American, Air Canada, United $2,076
Santa Rosa to Sydney American, Latam Airlines Group, Qantas $1,489
San Jose to Melbourne American, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Lufthansa, Qantas, Qatar, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia $1,265
Sacramento to Melbourne American, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, China Eastern, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,325
Oakland to Melbourne American, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, China Eastern, Qatar, Virgin Australia $1,404
Sacramento to Canberra Virgin Australia Check Dates
Oakland to Canberra American, Delta, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Sacramento to Brisbane American, Air Canada, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, Korean, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,334
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Sydney, AU, Australia, from $649 Round trip from SFO to SYD