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Did you mean flights from Sydney, Australia to Auckland?

As one of the oldest cities in Australia, Sydney has plenty to offer. With instantly recognizable features such as Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbor Bridge and Bondi Beach, this lively city is very popular with tourists. The city is home to world-class restaurants and has amazing shopping facilities, and there are also plenty of activities that will keep you fully entertained. You can take one of the walking tours to the top of Sydney Harbor Bridge – definitely not for the faint-hearted – and enjoy the spectacular views. For the best attractions, head to the southern side of the harbor.

Flying to Sydney

1. Which airports serve Auckland to Sydney?

The main airport in Auckland is Auckland International Airport. Flights to Sydney from Auckland will land at Kingsford Smith Airport. These are two of the busiest airports in the southern hemisphere.

2. Which airlines operate flights from Auckland to Sydney?

Air New Zealand operates a direct flight between Auckland and Sydney. Other direct flights are operated by Qantas, China Airlines and LAN Airlines. Indirect flights are operated by Qantas, stopping at Wellington Airport in New Zealand or Melbourne in Australia.

3. How long is the flight?

The time of a direct flight between Auckland and Sydney is around 3 hours and 5 minutes. Indirect flights can take around 6 hours but there are connections that could mean your trip takes around 15 hours or more depending upon the connection. There is a difference in time zone with Sydney 2 hours behind Auckland.

4. Climate changes between Auckland and Sydney

In Sydney, the average winter temperature is around 16°C, while in summer it can be in excess of 30°C. Auckland has a much milder climate and winter temperatures are around 14°C and in summer around 24°C. Auckland also sees much more rain than Sydney.

5. Culture differences and need-to-know

The lifestyle in both Auckland and Sydney is very relaxed and laid-back, so those who travel from one city to another will not notice many cultural differences. In Sydney, the Australian Dollar is the currency and in Auckland it is the New Zealand Dollar. In both cities the official language is English. Visitors from Auckland do not need to obtain a tourist visa to enter Australia. However, passport holders from many other countries will require an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) which allows entry to Australia for up to three months at a time for tourist or business travel purposes.

Sydney Information

If you want to be sure that you make the most of your time in Sydney, head first to the visitor’s center where you can find out more about the attractions in and around the city. Take a guided tour of the waterfront on the Aussie Duck, a fun trip for all the family, and be sure to stop at St Andrews Cathedral, the oldest cathedral in Australia, which is open to visitors.

If you want to spend a little time exploring outside the city, there are plenty of attractions for you to consider. The Blue Mountains are popular with hikers and climbers, or you could spend a little time exploring the Hunter Valley Wineries. During the winter, you can even go skiing.

Sydney has an excellent public transport system so getting around is easy. There are bus, train and regular ferry services. A popular way to see the sights is by taking a bus tour.

Auckland to Sydney, Australia Last modified: Dec 9, 2019 3:37 -05:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Sydney, Australia. Jetstar & Virgin Australia frequently offer the best deals to Sydney, Australia flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
AKLSYD
Mon 2/03
nonstop
SYDAKL
Sun 15/03
nonstop
$324
Virgin Australia
AKLSYD
Wed 12/02
nonstop
SYDAKL
Mon 17/02
nonstop
$368
Emirates
AKLSYD
Mon 2/03
nonstop
SYDAKL
Sun 15/03
nonstop
$383
Qantas
AKLSYD
Mon 2/03
nonstop
SYDAKL
Sun 15/03
nonstop
$393
Latam Airlines Group
AKLSYD
Tue 25/02
nonstop
SYDAKL
Fri 28/02
nonstop
$394
Air New Zealand
AKLSYD
Mon 3/02
nonstop
SYDAKL
Sun 9/02
nonstop
$409

How Much is a Flight from Auckland to Sydney, Australia?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Auckland to Sydney, Australia, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $396.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Auckland to Sydney, Australia?

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 Auckland to Sydney, Australia 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 Auckland to Sydney, Australia?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $640 $725
7-14 days $661 $679
14-21 days $597 $603
21-30 days $567 $564
30-60 days $396 $416
60-90 days $324 $438
90+ days $370 $368

Cheapest Day To Fly from Auckland to Sydney, Australia

We've examined 57,595,778,181 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Auckland to Sydney, Australia is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$394$394$394$394$394$394$396

Compare Flight Prices from Auckland to Sydney, Australia 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 Auckland to Sydney, Australia flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Auckland Sydney, Australia Virgin Australia 25/12/19 14/01/20 0 $596
January Auckland Sydney, Australia Qantas 29/01/20 14/02/20 0 $396
February Auckland Sydney, Australia Latam Airlines Group 25/02/20 28/02/20 0 $394
March Auckland Sydney, Australia Latam Airlines Group 3/03/20 18/03/20 0 $394
April Auckland Sydney, Australia Virgin Australia 30/04/20 4/05/20 0 $394
May Auckland Sydney, Australia Virgin Australia 6/05/20 22/05/20 0 $394
June Auckland Sydney, Australia Qantas 19/06/20 22/06/20 0 $394
July Auckland Sydney, Australia Virgin Australia 2/07/20 11/07/20 0 $396

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Auckland to Sydney, Australia

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

Next 30 Days

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$713
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
$713 $754
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
$754 $718
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$718 $806
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$806 $564
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$564

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Auckland to Sydney, Australia

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 Auckland to Sydney, Australia is $489.

The average price for direct flights from Auckland to Sydney, Australia is $440.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Auckland to Sydney, Australia - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 2 1 2 2 1 2 1 01:15 10:40
Latam Airlines Group 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 02:40 02:40
Air New Zealand 5 5 6 6 6 5 6 02:00 14:55
Qantas 6 5 5 5 6 6 6 01:05 14:00
Virgin Australia 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 02:15 11:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Auckland to Sydney, Australia

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 Auckland to Sydney, Australia. 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 Auckland to Sydney, Australia is $179.

The average price for round trip flights from Auckland to Sydney, Australia is $440.

Auckland to Sydney, Australia Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Auckland to Sydney, Australia?
Answer: The average Auckland to Sydney, Australia flight time is 3 hours and 38 minutes.
Question: How far is Sydney, Australia from Auckland?
Answer: The distance from Auckland to Sydney, Australia is 2,158 kilometers (1,341 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Auckland to Sydney, Australia?
Answer: There are 110 direct flights from Auckland to Sydney, Australia.
Question: What are the most popular Auckland airlines for direct flights from Auckland to Sydney, Australia?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 35% of the non-stop flights between Auckland and Sydney, Australia.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Auckland to Sydney, Australia?
Answer: Melbourne, AU

Airlines in Auckland flying to Sydney, Australia Last modified: Dec 9, 2019 3:37 -05:00Number of routes searched: 87Number of itineraries searched: 31,408,084

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

Auckland to Sydney, Australia
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar -
Air New Zealand -
Qantas -
Virgin Australia -
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
Fiji Airways NAN
Fiji Airways SUV
Jetstar MEL
Jetstar OOL
Korean ICN
Malaysia KUL
China Eastern PVG
Air Vanuatu VLI
Air New Zealand CHC
Air New Zealand WLG
Air New Zealand ZQN
OLT Express APW
Asiana ICN
Philippine MNL
Qantas BNE
Qantas MEL
Qantas OOL
Qatar DOH
Aircalin NOU
Singapore SIN
Thai BKK
Virgin Australia BNE
Virgin Australia MEL
Virgin Australia OOL

Auckland to Sydney, Australia Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Auckland and Sydney, Australia. 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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