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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Sydney, AU, Australia - SFO to SYD Last modified: Jun 25, 2016 7:41 PM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Sydney Last modified: Jun 25, 2016 7:41 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 6, 2016 Aug 13, 2016 $1,122
Aug 18, 2016 Aug 25, 2016 $1,122
Aug 27, 2016 Sep 11, 2016 $1,122
Sep 27, 2016 Oct 16, 2016 $1,122
Hawaiian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 27, 2016 Oct 7, 2016 $1,348
Qantas Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 27, 2016 Aug 4, 2016 $1,298
Sep 14, 2016 Sep 28, 2016 $1,298
Sep 14, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 $1,298
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 27, 2016 Oct 7, 2016 $1,133
Virgin Australia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 26, 2016 Sep 11, 2016 $1,468

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 $1,123.

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 $1,701 $1,379
7-14 days $1,699 $1,253
14-21 days $1,323 $1,253
21-30 days $1,398 $1,263
30-60 days $1,297 $1,219
60-90 days $1,223 $1,226
90+ days $1,222 $1,133

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
$1,123 $1,123 $1,123 $1,122 $1,123 $1,122 $1,123

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
June San Francisco Sydney Hawaiian 6/26/16 7/3/16 1 $1,379
July San Francisco Sydney American 7/3/16 7/14/16 2 $1,123
August San Francisco Sydney American 8/6/16 8/13/16 2 $1,122
September San Francisco Sydney American 9/27/16 10/16/16 2 $1,122
October San Francisco Sydney Qantas 10/27/16 11/7/16 2 $1,156
November San Francisco Sydney United 11/14/16 12/2/16 2 $1,045
December San Francisco Sydney Hawaiian 12/5/16 12/19/16 1 $1,329
January San Francisco Sydney United 1/29/17 2/18/17 1 $1,196

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
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$2,529
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$2,529 $1,766
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$1,766 $2,204
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$2,204 $1,764
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$1,764

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 $1,351.

The average price for non-stop 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.

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

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to Sydney (SFO to SYD)

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 $1,178.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Sydney is $1,351.

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: 511Last modified: Jun 25, 2016 7:41 PM

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
Fiji Airways NAN X X
Hawaiian HNL X X X X X 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
Air New Zealand AKL X X X X X X X
Asiana ICN X X X X X
Philippine MNL X X X X X X X
Qantas - X X X X X X
Singapore HKG / 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, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $284
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $131
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $197
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $223

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Melbourne American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia, Virgin America $1,175
San Francisco to Brisbane American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia, Virgin America $1,200
San Francisco to Canberra American, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,380
San Francisco to Newcastle American, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $2,278
San Francisco to Tokyo American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, United, Virgin America, Island Air $946
San Francisco to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $808
San Francisco to Bangkok American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Bangkok, Thai, United $637
San Francisco to Auckland American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Air New Zealand, United, Virgin America $904
San Francisco to Hong Kong American, Alaska, JetBlue, Cathay, Hawaiian, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Singapore, United $637
San Francisco to Gold Coast American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,415
San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, OpenSkies, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight, Aigle Azur $692
San Francisco to Adelaide American, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,573
San Francisco to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air India, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United $676

Cheap International Flights to Sydney - SYD

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Sydney American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,383
Oakland to Sydney American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,377
San Jose to Sydney American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,302
Reno to Sydney American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,466
Fresno to Sydney American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,686
Monterey to Sydney American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,412
Santa Rosa to Sydney American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia, Island Air Check Dates
San Jose to Melbourne American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,364
Sacramento to Melbourne American, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,443
Oakland to Melbourne American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,464
Sacramento to Canberra American, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Oakland to Canberra American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Sacramento to Brisbane American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,418
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Sydney, AU, Australia, from $1,122 Round trip from SFO to SYD