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Flights from Wellington to Sydney, Australia Last modified: 26/09/2016 2:59 AM

Wellington to Sydney Last modified: 26/09/2016 2:59 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Wellington to Sydney. Virgin Australia & Air New Zealand frequently offer the best deals on Wellington to Sydney flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Virgin Australia
WLGSYD
Tue 11/10
nonstop
SYDWLG
Wed 12/10
nonstop
$523
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Virgin Australia
WLGSYD
Tue 11/10
nonstop
SYDWLG
Fri 14/10
nonstop
$523
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Virgin Australia
WLGSYD
Wed 12/10
nonstop
SYDWLG
Wed 19/10
nonstop
$523
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Virgin Australia
WLGSYD
Tue 18/10
nonstop
SYDWLG
Thu 20/10
nonstop
$523
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Virgin Australia
WLGSYD
Wed 26/10
nonstop
SYDWLG
Wed 2/11
nonstop
$523
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Air New Zealand
WLGSYD
Thu 3/11
1 stop
SYDWLG
Mon 7/11
1 stop
$554
Select
Qantas
WLGSYD
Wed 5/10
nonstop
SYDWLG
Wed 12/10
nonstop
$583
Select
Qantas
WLGSYD
Thu 6/10
nonstop
SYDWLG
Wed 12/10
nonstop
$583
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Qantas
WLGSYD
Sat 8/10
nonstop
SYDWLG
Sat 22/10
nonstop
$583
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Qantas
WLGSYD
Tue 11/10
nonstop
SYDWLG
Fri 14/10
nonstop
$583
Select
Qantas
WLGSYD
Tue 11/10
nonstop
SYDWLG
Fri 21/10
nonstop
$583
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Jetstar
WLGSYD
Sat 26/11
1 stop
SYDWLG
Mon 28/11
1 stop
$642
Select

How Much is a Flight from Wellington to Sydney?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Wellington to Sydney, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $523.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Wellington 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 Wellington 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 Wellington to Sydney?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $584 $635
7-14 days $583 $621
14-21 days $523 $604
21-30 days $523 $598
30-60 days $523 $554
60-90 days $523 $591
90+ days $523 $591

Cheapest Day To Fly from Wellington to Sydney

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Wellington to Sydney is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$523 $523 $523 $523 $523 $523 $523

Compare Flight Prices from Wellington to Sydney 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 Wellington to Sydney flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Wellington Sydney Qantas 27/09/16 4/10/16 0 $584
October Wellington Sydney Virgin Australia 11/10/16 12/10/16 0 $523
November Wellington Sydney Virgin Australia 5/11/16 8/11/16 0 $523
December Wellington Sydney Virgin Australia 1/12/16 8/12/16 0 $523
January Wellington Sydney Virgin Australia 17/01/17 20/01/17 0 $523
February Wellington Sydney Virgin Australia 4/02/17 7/02/17 0 $554
March Wellington Sydney Virgin Australia 2/03/17 7/03/17 0 $523
April Wellington Sydney Virgin Australia 1/04/17 3/04/17 0 $523

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Wellington to Sydney

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Wellington to Sydney. 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
$584
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$584 $584
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$584 $583
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$583 $630
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$630 $554
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$554

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Wellington to Sydney

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 Wellington to Sydney is $638.

The average price for direct flights from Wellington to Sydney is $554.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Wellington to Sydney - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air New Zealand 2 1 2 2 2 1 2 07:00 16:00
Qantas 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 06:25 15:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Wellington to Sydney

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 Wellington 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 Wellington to Sydney is $238.

The average price for round trip flights from Wellington to Sydney is $579.

Wellington to Sydney Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Wellington to Sydney?
Answer: The average Wellington to Sydney flight time is 3 hours and 45 minutes.
Question: How far is Sydney from Wellington?
Answer: The distance from Wellington to Sydney is 2,227 kilometers (1,384 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Wellington to Sydney?
Answer: There are 26 direct flights from Wellington to Sydney.
Question: What are the most popular Wellington airlines for direct flights from Wellington to Sydney?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 53% of the non-stop flights between Wellington and Sydney.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Wellington to Sydney?
Answer: Melbourne, AU

Airlines in Wellington flying to Sydney Last modified: 26/09/2016 3:00 AMNumber of routes searched: 48Number of itineraries searched: 556,933

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

Wellington to Sydney
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

Wellington to Sydney Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Wellington 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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