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Flights from San Francisco to Sydney, Australia Last modified: Jan 23, 2017 2:58 -05:00

San Francisco to Sydney Last modified: Jan 23, 2017 2:58 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 25,137,953,039 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Sydney. China Eastern & Air China frequently offer the best deals to Sydney flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
SFOSYD
Sun 3/5
3 stops
SYDSFO
Sun 3/12
3 stops
$648
Air China
SFOSYD
Mon 3/6
1 stop
SYDSFO
Tue 3/14
1 stop
$938
Fiji Airways
SFOSYD
Sat 2/11
2 stops
SYDSFO
Wed 2/15
2 stops
$1,075
Virgin Australia
SFOSYD
Mon 2/20
2 stops
SYDSFO
Wed 3/8
2 stops
$1,091
United
SFOSYD
Mon 2/20
nonstop
SYDSFO
Mon 3/6
nonstop
$1,095
Qantas
SFOSYD
Mon 2/20
nonstop
SYDSFO
Wed 3/8
nonstop
$1,098

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 $696.

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 think 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 $2,328 $1,544
7-14 days $1,655 $1,204
14-21 days $1,655 $1,075
21-30 days $1,095 $868
30-60 days $1,095 $648
60-90 days $1,095 $648
90+ days $1,095 $850

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 25,145,730,671 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 Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$706 $780 $735 $692 $648 $663 $648

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
January San Francisco Sydney American 1/31/17 2/13/17 2 $1,236
February San Francisco Sydney China Eastern 2/20/17 3/4/17 2 $868
March San Francisco Sydney China Eastern 3/5/17 3/12/17 3 $648
April San Francisco Sydney China Eastern 4/1/17 4/9/17 3 $692
May San Francisco Sydney China Eastern 5/14/17 5/21/17 3 $1,071
June San Francisco Sydney Virgin Australia 6/5/17 6/14/17 2 $1,091
July San Francisco Sydney Virgin Australia 7/25/17 8/3/17 2 $1,091
August San Francisco Sydney Virgin Australia 8/8/17 8/28/17 2 $1,091

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
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
$1,968
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$1,968 $1,337
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$1,337 $1,372
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$1,372 $1,302
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$1,302 $1,448
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
$1,448

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 $1,051.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Sydney is $1,194.

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 0 1 1 1 1 1 23:25 23:25
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 22:40 22:40

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 $803.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Sydney is $1,011.

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 45 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 13 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: 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 in San Francisco flying to Sydney Last modified: Jan 23, 2017 2:58 -05:00Number of routes searched: 119Number of itineraries searched: 561,725

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 PEK
Air China PVG
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
Major Airlines LAX
Major Airlines JFK
Emirates DXB
Etihad AUH
Fiji Airways NAN
Hawaiian HNL
Korean ICN
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: Jan 23, 2017 2:58 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Sydney