When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 60 days in advance, which can save you up to 27% on flights from South Island to Sydney compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 60 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $498. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $562.
The best pricing can be found in the month of September. Prices to Sydney from South Island average $457. You can even find prices in September for less than $457, as users have found deals to Sydney from as low as $282. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Sydney from South Island. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 37%.
When flying from South Island to Sydney, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.
Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from South Island to Sydney. It is only a 7.5 km journey from Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Sydney’s city centre.
Some of the carriers operating flights from South Island to Sydney Kingsford Smith that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Jetstar, Air New Zealand, and Emirates. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.
Yes, there are multiple flights from South Island to Sydney for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $703, but on average you can expect to pay $881.
Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from South Island to Sydney under $800. A good price for a direct flight from South Island to Sydney is less than $772.
The South Island to Sydney Kingsford Smith flight path was viewed by 5,491 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.
Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $120. While the most popular route (Timaru - Sydney Kingsford Smith) can be booked for $853 on average our data indicates $527 when flying from South Island to Sydney
When booking a flight from South Island to Sydney, you may want to consider flying on Emirates, Jetstar or Air New Zealand as they are the most popular for this route.
The most popular route from South Island to Sydney is Timaru - Sydney Kingsford Smith. You may also consider Dunedin - Sydney Kingsford Smith or Nelson - Sydney Kingsford Smith.
Information is based on travel restrictions from South Island to Sydney Kingsford Smith
Most visitors from South Island will not be allowed to enter Sydney Kingsford Smith.
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from South Island must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Sydney Kingsford Smith.
Visitors from South Island are not required to quarantine after entering Sydney Kingsford Smith.
Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.
Returning to South Island from Sydney Kingsford Smith
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering South Island.
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith are not required to quarantine after entering South Island.
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