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Flights from Sydney to Wellington, New Zealand Last modified: 25/09/2016 2:32 AM

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Sydney to Wellington Last modified: 25/09/2016 2:32 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Sydney to Wellington. Air New Zealand & Virgin Australia frequently offer the best deals on Sydney to Wellington flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Air New Zealand
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Wed 26/10
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Wed 2/11
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$410
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Air New Zealand
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Thu 27/10
nonstop
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Tue 1/11
nonstop
$410
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Air New Zealand
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Thu 27/10
nonstop
WLGSYD
Wed 2/11
nonstop
$410
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Air New Zealand
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Fri 11/11
nonstop
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Mon 21/11
nonstop
$410
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Air New Zealand
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Wed 16/11
nonstop
WLGSYD
Wed 23/11
nonstop
$410
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Virgin Australia
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Wed 12/10
nonstop
WLGSYD
Sun 16/10
nonstop
$431
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Virgin Australia
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Thu 13/10
nonstop
WLGSYD
Sun 23/10
nonstop
$431
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Virgin Australia
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Thu 13/10
nonstop
WLGSYD
Mon 17/10
nonstop
$431
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Virgin Australia
SYDWLG
Thu 13/10
nonstop
WLGSYD
Sun 16/10
nonstop
$431
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Virgin Australia
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Fri 14/10
nonstop
WLGSYD
Sun 23/10
nonstop
$431
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Jetstar
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Thu 10/11
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WLGSYD
Fri 18/11
1 stop
$459
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Qantas
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Wed 12/10
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WLGSYD
Sun 16/10
nonstop
$475
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How Much is a Flight from Sydney to Wellington?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Sydney to Wellington, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $427.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Sydney to Wellington?

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 Sydney to Wellington 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 Sydney to Wellington?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $490 $562
7-14 days $486 $512
14-21 days $431 $512
21-30 days $425 $512
30-60 days $410 $459
60-90 days $410 $494
90+ days $410 $491

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sydney to Wellington

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Sydney to Wellington is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$470 $431 $410 $410 $410 $425 $431

Compare Flight Prices from Sydney to Wellington by Month

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 Sydney to Wellington flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Sydney Wellington Qantas 27/09/16 1/10/16 0 $490
October Sydney Wellington Air New Zealand 26/10/16 2/11/16 0 $410
November Sydney Wellington Air New Zealand 11/11/16 21/11/16 0 $410
December Sydney Wellington Air New Zealand 1/12/16 5/12/16 0 $410
January Sydney Wellington Air New Zealand 16/01/17 21/01/17 0 $410
February Sydney Wellington Air New Zealand 1/02/17 6/02/17 0 $410
March Sydney Wellington Air New Zealand 3/03/17 11/03/17 0 $410
April Sydney Wellington Air New Zealand 1/04/17 16/04/17 0 $425

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Sydney to Wellington

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$530
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$530 $490
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$490 $431
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$431 $425
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$425 $410
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$410

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Sydney to Wellington

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 Sydney to Wellington is $512.

The average price for direct flights from Sydney to Wellington is $442.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Sydney to Wellington - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air New Zealand 2 1 2 2 2 1 2 09:45 18:45
Qantas 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 09:30 18:50

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Sydney to Wellington

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 Sydney to Wellington. 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 Sydney to Wellington is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Sydney to Wellington is $446.

Sydney to Wellington Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Sydney to Wellington?
Answer: The average Sydney to Wellington flight time is 3 hours and 10 minutes.
Question: How far is Wellington from Sydney?
Answer: The distance from Sydney to Wellington is 2,227 kilometers (1,384 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Sydney to Wellington?
Answer: There are 26 direct flights from Sydney to Wellington.
Question: What are the most popular Sydney airlines for direct flights from Sydney to Wellington?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 53% of the non-stop flights between Sydney and Wellington.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Sydney to Wellington?
Answer: Melbourne, AU

Airlines in Sydney flying to Wellington Last modified: 25/09/2016 2:32 AMNumber of routes searched: 47Number of itineraries searched: 683,346

Wondering which airlines fly out of Sydney to Wellington? We've gathered the average price of Sydney airlines with flights to Wellington. 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.

Sydney to Wellington
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Virgin Australia BNE
Air New Zealand -
Air New Zealand AKL
Air New Zealand CHC
Jetstar MEL
Jetstar OOL
Fiji Airways NAN
Air New Zealand ZQN

Sydney to Wellington Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Sydney and Wellington. 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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FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

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