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Cheap flights from Wellington to Sydney

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The best prices from Wellington to Sydney are usually found in May or June, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Monday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Wellington (WLG) to Sydney (SYD)

WLG - SYD
Price
$344 - $630
SYD
Temperature
0 - 24 °C
SYD
Rainfall
84 - 160 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Average price

$518

Average for round-trip flights in January 2021

Round-trip from

$344

From Wellington to Sydney

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Wellington to Sydney?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Sydney. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Wellington 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 Wellington to Sydney for as little as $432 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 $554 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

August can be a great time to fly to Sydney from Wellington with a flight ticket averaging about $353. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $244. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Wellington to Sydney (WLG - SYD)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 14% on flights from Wellington to Sydney by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Wellington to Sydney in January, February 2021

1 Feb - 8 Feb
$1,354pp
WLG
Wellington
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
11 Feb - 27 Feb
$1,429pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
14 Feb - 22 Feb
$1,439pp
WLG
Wellington
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington

Wellington to Sydney 2021 flight deals

19 Oct - 22 Oct
$653pp
WLG
Wellington
Emirates
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Emirates
Direct
WLG
Wellington
19 Oct - 22 Oct
$723pp
WLG
Wellington
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
19 Oct - 22 Oct
$833pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington

Direct flights to Sydney from Wellington

5 Apr - 12 Apr
$984pp
WLG
Wellington
Multiple airlines
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Direct
WLG
Wellington
12 Apr - 21 Apr
$1,094pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Direct
WLG
Wellington
7 Apr - 14 Apr
$1,240pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Direct
WLG
Wellington

Last-minute flights from Wellington to Sydney

1 Feb - 8 Feb
$1,354pp
WLG
Wellington
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
1 Feb - 8 Feb
$1,765pp
WLG
Wellington
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
1 Feb - 8 Feb
$1,883pp
WLG
Wellington
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington

One-way flights to Sydney from Wellington

02:30 - 14:55
Air New Zealand
1 stop
14h 25m
WLG - SYD
Air New Zealand
12:15 - 08:45
Jetstar
2 stops
46h 30m
WLG - SYD
Jetstar
05:20 - 12:55
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
33h 35m
WLG - SYD
Multiple Airlines
$1,118
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Flight FAQs

From Wellington to Sydney

Can I find flights from Wellington to Sydney for under $972 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Wellington to Sydney for under $972. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $864, but on average you can expect to pay $1,251.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Wellington to Sydney Kingsford Smith have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia, and Emirates are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air New Zealand with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Wellington to Sydney for under $1,111 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from Wellington to Sydney under $1,111. A good price for a direct flight from Wellington to Sydney is less than $1,105.

Are there last-minute flights available from Wellington to Sydney for under $1,389?

There are currently 8+ open flights from Wellington to Sydney within the next 7 days for less than $1,389.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Wellington to Sydney Kingsford Smith have been viewed 5,717 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Wellington or Sydney?

In Wellington, there will be less rainfall in Wellington compared to Sydney over the next 5 days.

Is Wellington weather warmer or cooler than Sydney?

Temperatures around the 27 °Cs can be experienced in January. The weather in Sydney is hotter than in Wellington. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Wellington to Sydney?

Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia, and Fiji Airways can get you from Wellington to Sydney in just under 3h 50m. Your travel time can differ by up to 21h 25m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Wellington to Sydney return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Wellington to Sydney from $864 return. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Virgin Australia, from $963, and Fiji Airways, from $1,327.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Air New Zealand. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $432. Users have also found tickets on Jetstar for as little as $446.

Alternative routes for Wellington to Sydney

Destination information for Sydney

Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.94
Flight duration
3h 31m
Average temperature for January in Sydney
0.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Sydney
144.0 mm

Airports servicing Wellington

Airports servicing Sydney

Top 6 airlines flying from Wellington to Sydney

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
$122 $233 No cancel fee 81%
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Jetstar
$158 $284 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$203 $336 No cancel fee 80%
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Emirates
$200 $344 No cancel fee 75%
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Air New Zealand
$232 $365 No cancel fee 78%
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Qantas Airways
$164 $366 No cancel fee 74%
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