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Flights from San Francisco to Sydney, Australia Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 2:49 -05:00

San Francisco to Sydney Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 2:49 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 22,736,586,123 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Sydney. China Eastern & China Southern frequently offer the best deals on San Francisco to Sydney flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
SFOSYD
Sat 3/4
3 stops
SYDSFO
Sat 3/18
3 stops
$644
China Southern
SFOSYD
Tue 2/28
2 stops
SYDSFO
Mon 3/13
2 stops
$776
All Nippon
SFOSYD
Mon 3/6
1 stop
SYDSFO
Fri 3/17
1 stop
$1,051
Fiji Airways
SFOSYD
Tue 2/7
2 stops
SYDSFO
Tue 2/21
2 stops
$1,105
Air China
SFOSYD
Wed 3/1
1 stop
SYDSFO
Wed 3/15
1 stop
$1,130
Air Canada
SFOSYD
Wed 3/1
1 stop
SYDSFO
Mon 3/13
1 stop
$1,249

How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Sydney? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 $814.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Sydney?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for 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 found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from San Francisco to Sydney? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from San Francisco to Sydney.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $1,673 $1,072
7-14 days $1,623 $1,395
14-21 days $1,673 $1,504
21-30 days $1,723 $1,266
30-60 days $1,525 $1,041
60-90 days $1,358 $644
90+ days $1,358 $644

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Sydney Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 22,742,432,069 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Francisco to Sydney is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$845 $776 $852 $814 $997 $644 $767

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to Sydney by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for San Francisco to Sydney flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December San Francisco Sydney China Southern 12/5/16 12/12/16 3 $1,072
January San Francisco Sydney China Eastern 1/13/17 1/27/17 2 $1,041
February San Francisco Sydney China Southern 2/28/17 3/13/17 2 $776
March San Francisco Sydney China Eastern 3/4/17 3/18/17 3 $644
April San Francisco Sydney China Eastern 4/5/17 4/19/17 3 $767
May San Francisco Sydney China Eastern 5/13/17 5/20/17 3 $883
June San Francisco Sydney All Nippon 6/12/17 6/22/17 2 $1,187
July San Francisco Sydney Fiji Airways 7/2/17 7/16/17 1 $1,233

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Sydney Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Francisco to Sydney. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$1,310
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$1,310 $1,630
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$1,630 $1,683
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$1,683 $1,920
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$1,920 $3,046
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$3,046

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Sydney Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 $1,043.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Sydney is $1,491.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from San Francisco to Sydney - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Qantas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 23:25 23:25
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 22:35 22:35

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco to Sydney Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from San Francisco to Sydney. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from San Francisco to Sydney is $884.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Sydney is $1,002.

San Francisco to Sydney Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from San Francisco to Sydney?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Sydney flight time is 14 hours and 46 minutes.
Question: How far is Sydney from San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Sydney is 7,421 miles (11,942 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Sydney?
Answer: There are 14 direct flights from San Francisco to Sydney.
Question: What are the most popular San Francisco airlines for direct flights from San Francisco to Sydney?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 50% 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 in San Francisco flying to Sydney Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 2:49 -05:00Number of routes searched: 126Number of itineraries searched: 920,419

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to Sydney? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco airlines with flights to Sydney. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

San Francisco to Sydney
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Qantas -
United -
American LAX
American DFW
Air Canada YVR
Air Canada YYZ
Air India DEL
British Airways LHR
Air China CTU
Air China PEK
Air China PVG
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
Delta LAX
Delta JFK
Emirates DXB
Etihad AUH
Fiji Airways NAN
Hawaiian HNL
Korean ICN
China Eastern KMG
China Eastern PVG
All Nippon HND
Air New Zealand AKL
Asiana ICN
Philippine MNL
Singapore SIN
United LAX

San Francisco to Sydney Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco and Sydney. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 2:49 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Sydney