Cheap flights from Auckland to Sydney

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The best prices from Auckland Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith are usually found in August or June, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Auckland to Sydney

All the information you need to plan the best AKL to SYD flight in 2022: compare Auckland to Sydney flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sydney.

AKL - SYD

Price

$193 - $391

SYD

Temperature

11 - 22 °C

SYD

Precipitation

50 - 130 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 35% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$294

From Auckland Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith

One-way from

$288

One-way flight from Auckland Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Auckland to Sydney?

Travellers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 5% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Auckland to Sydney?

Users have found that booking a flight from Auckland to Sydney at least 54 days early can save you up to 48% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 54 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Auckland to Sydney for as little as $474 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $608 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Auckland to Sydney?

August can be a great time to fly to Sydney from Auckland with a flight ticket averaging about $388. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $268. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to Sydney (AKL - SYD)?

It’s optimal to fly from Auckland to Sydney in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 20% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Auckland to Sydney in January, February 2022

The best prices found for AKL to SYD flights in January, February
28 Feb - 8 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 25m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 00m
$678

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

7 Feb - 14 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 25m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 00m
$713

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

11 Feb - 14 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 25m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 00m
$732

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

Auckland to Sydney 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from Auckland found for this year
24 May - 29 May
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$309

Jetstar

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Deal found 28/1/22

2 Jul - 8 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$358

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

24 May - 29 May
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

9h 00m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$367

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

Direct flights to Sydney from Auckland

Save time with Auckland to Sydney direct flight deals
24 May - 29 May
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$309

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

2 Jul - 8 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$358

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

8 Jul - 12 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$378

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

Last-minute flights from Auckland to Sydney

Late deals on return flights to Sydney from Auckland, departing today and this week
7 Feb - 14 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 25m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 00m
$713

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

7 Feb - 11 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 25m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 00m
$739

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

4 Feb - 6 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 25m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 00m
$750

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

One-way flights to Sydney Kingsford Smith from Auckland

The cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to Sydney
25 May
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
$116

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

3 Apr
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
$137

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

4 Apr
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
$139

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Auckland to Sydney flights.

Sydney really works for its reputation as the liveliest city in Australia. There’s loads going on, from nonstop nightlife and sports games to out-there restaurants and heaving bars. It’s easy to navigate, too. The best bits line up along the waterfront, including the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge.But despite the big city vibes, the wilderness is never far away. Wild parks and clifftop paths decorate the local coastline, which dips and dives around bays and peninsulas.

How long is the flight from Auckland to Sydney?

Auckland to Sydney flights last about 3 hours 30 minutes each way.

Which airlines operate flights from Auckland to Sydney?

You’ve got a choice of companies, from Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia to LATAM Chile and Emirates.

How frequent are flights between Auckland and Sydney?

You can take your pick of over 15 Auckland to Sydney flights a day.

Which airports serve Auckland and Sydney?

Direct flights jet off from Auckland Airport and arrive at Kingsford Smith Airport, AKA Sydney Airport.

Which direct flight route between Auckland and Sydney is cheapest?

You often get the cheapest flights by mix-and-matching airlines. So you could fly to Sydney with LATAM Chile and return to Auckland with Air New Zealand. Sydney turns things up to 11. Locals and tourists alike power their way around the city, snapping up waterfront sights like the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge. Or they head to Bondi Beach, surfboards underarm. A snooze is in order at this point – Sydney is usually around 4°C warmer than Auckland, after all. And come evening, firework shows and big-name gigs light up the city.As a bonus, a cheap flight from Auckland to Sydney won’t break the bank, so you can get on with saving your dollar for exploring one of the biggest cities in Australia.Check out the cheap flights from Auckland to Sydney using our search engine. Smart filters let you choose which prices, times and airlines are best for you.

What airports do I use to fly from Auckland to Sydney?

If you book a flight from Auckland to Sydney, you will be flying from Auckland Intl to Kingsford Smith. Flights to Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) from Auckland Intl (AKL) take 3h 25m for a nonstop flight. There are 8 flights from Auckland Intl to Sydney per day from 6 airlines.

Which airlines flying from Auckland Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Auckland Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Jetstar, Air New Zealand, and LATAM Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Auckland to Sydney for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to Sydney for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $309, but on average you can expect to pay $566.

Are there direct flights from Auckland to Sydney for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 13 direct flights from Auckland to Sydney under $400. A good price for a direct flight from Auckland to Sydney is less than $642.

Are there last-minute flights available from Auckland to Sydney for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Auckland to Sydney within the next 7 days for less than $800.

What days are direct flights available from Auckland to Sydney?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Saturday.

How popular is this Auckland to Sydney flight route?

Flights from Auckland Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith have been viewed 49,175 times in the past calendar month.

How many flights depart from Auckland to Sydney on average per day?

6 flight departures from Auckland to Sydney per day on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 83% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 17% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Auckland to Sydney?

For as low as $309, Jetstar can have you in Sydney from Auckland in 3h 25m. Airlines will cover a distance of 2171 km. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Auckland to Sydney round-trip?

Flying on Jetstar is currently your cheapest option to Sydney, with prices starting at $309. Another option worth looking into is Air New Zealand, starting at $665 return. You may be able to fly from Auckland to Sydney for 20% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Auckland to Sydney one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Jetstar, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $116. Qantas Airways flights start at $281 while deals on Air New Zealand start at $294 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Auckland to Sydney?

Emirates, Jetstar and LATAM Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Auckland to Sydney.

What are the most reliable airlines from Auckland to Sydney?

Before booking your flight to Sydney from Auckland, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Qantas Airways (92%), Air New Zealand (80%), Emirates( 75%).

What are the cheapest flights from Auckland to Sydney?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $117. While the most popular route (Auckland Intl - Sydney Kingsford Smith) can be booked for $378 on average our data indicates $317 when flying from Auckland to Sydney.

Can I fly to Sydney Kingsford Smith from Auckland Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Auckland Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith

Most visitors from Auckland Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Sydney Kingsford Smith.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Auckland Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Sydney Kingsford Smith.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Auckland Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Sydney Kingsford Smith.

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Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.


Can I fly back to Auckland Intl from Sydney Kingsford Smith?

Returning to Auckland Intl from Sydney Kingsford Smith

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith are not required to quarantine after entering Auckland Intl.

Alternative routes for Auckland to Sydney

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 6 airlines flying from Auckland to Sydney

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Auckland to Sydney choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$250
Average$529
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
LATAM Airlines
Cheapest$254
Average$420
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$276
Average$408
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$311
Average$517
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
Cheapest$319
Average$503
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$325
Average$485
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Auckland to Sydney

See what time of day planes typically take off from Auckland to Sydney
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
95%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
4%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Auckland to Sydney

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Auckland to Sydney
Sunday6daily flights
Monday8daily flights
Tuesday9daily flights
Wednesday8daily flights
Thursday10daily flights
Friday10daily flights
Saturday8daily flights