The capital of New South Wales and one of Australia’s biggest cities, Sydney has an iconic Opera House and harbor front that are recognizable the world over. Massive Darling Harbour and Circular Quay are at the center of waterside life, and the Harbour Bridge is close by. There are also public gardens and a thriving nightlife as well as the beautiful Blue Mountains to explore not far away. Sydney’s 100’s of beaches allow visitors to enjoy sports such as swimming, surfing, kayaking, canoeing and paddle-boarding. Some have restaurants, cafes, and even shopping centers on their edges, and all are accessible from the city center.
Flying to Sydney
1. Which airports serve Hong Kong to Sydney?
Hong Kong International Airport, also known as the Chek Lap Kok Airport, is the eighth-busiest in the world. It is more than 40km from central Hong Kong and accessible by the Airport Express Train, a public bus service, taxis and rental cars. Passengers from Hong Kong will arrive at Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport, which is 8km south of the city center. It is a primary hub for Qantas, and it was the 38th-busiest in the world in 2015. Currently, 43 international and 46 domestic flights go directly to Sydney Airport. It is 13 minutes by train from the city center via the Airport Link, which runs every ten minutes.
2. Which airlines operate flights from Hong Kong to Sydney?
Among the airlines that operate flights from Hong Kong to Sydney, Cathay, Qantas and Virgin offer non-stop services.
3. How long is the flight?
The average flight time from Hong Kong to Sydney, Australia is just over nine hours.
4. Climate changes between Hong Kong and Sydney
Hong Kong is subtropical and has four seasons – a warm and humid spring, a hot and rainy summer, a warm and sunny autumn and a cool and dry winter. It does experience tropical cyclones between May and November and typhoons in September. Sydney’s climate is humid subtropical, with mild and cool weather in the winter changing to warm and hot weather in the summer. Sydney has no extreme seasonal differences.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
To enter Australia, passport holders must apply for a visa before they leave, apart from New Zealand citizens, who can apply for a visa upon arrival. Visitors can apply for a range of visas at an Australian Embassy or Consulate. Citizens of approximately 170 countries can visit Hong Kong without a visa and can stay for periods between seven and 180 days.
No one could mistake Hong Kong for anywhere else, as its instantly recognizable skyline offsets a thriving and busy harbor. Regarded as one of the world’s top culinary capitals, Hong Kong offers visitors legendary dim sum, cheap and delicious food from one of the cafes in the night market and Michelin-starred restaurants. With its similarly recognizable landscape, Sydney, while vibrant, feels entirely different from the speed of Hong Kong. Visitors can enjoy a 360-degree spectacular view of the city and its suburbs from Sydney Tower’s outdoor platform, the Skywalk.
Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Hong Kong to Sydney, Australia?
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How far in advance should I book tickets from Hong Kong to Sydney, Australia?
The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Hong Kong to Sydney, Australia.
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|< 7 days||$12,428||$14,020|
Compare Flight Prices from Hong Kong 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 Hong Kong to Sydney, Australia flights.
|Month||Origin||Destination||Carrier||Depart Date||Return Date||Stops||Price|
|April||Hong Kong||Sydney, Australia||!!||19/4/21||22/4/21||0||$12,420|
|May||Hong Kong||Sydney, Australia||!!||24/5/21||7/6/21||0||$10,315|
|June||Hong Kong||Sydney, Australia||!!||16/6/21||23/6/21||0||$15,325|
|July||Hong Kong||Sydney, Australia||00||19/7/21||26/7/21||0||$8,497|
|August||Hong Kong||Sydney, Australia||00||23/8/21||30/8/21||0||$8,505|
|September||Hong Kong||Sydney, Australia||00||18/9/21||4/10/21||0||$5,655|
|October||Hong Kong||Sydney, Australia||00||5/10/21||10/10/21||0||$4,505|
|November||Hong Kong||Sydney, Australia||00||9/11/21||18/11/21||0||$5,779|
Cheap Last Minute Flights from Hong Kong to Sydney, Australia
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Hong Kong 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 Hong Kong to Sydney, Australia is $9,010.
The average price for direct flights from Hong Kong to Sydney, Australia is $7,744.
The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Hong Kong to Sydney, Australia.
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One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Hong Kong 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 Hong Kong 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 Hong Kong to Sydney, Australia is $4,086.
The average price for round trip flights from Hong Kong to Sydney, Australia is $7,876.
Hong Kong to Sydney, Australia Flight Questions
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Wondering which airlines fly out of Hong Kong to Sydney, Australia? We've gathered the average price of Hong Kong airlines with flights to Sydney, Australia. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.
Hong Kong to Sydney, Australia Airports
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