Cheap flights from Wellington to Sydney

WLG — SYD
3 Jul — 10 Jul1
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The best prices from Wellington to Sydney Kingsford Smith are usually found in August or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Wellington to Sydney

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

WLG - SYD

Price

$445 - $848

SYD

Temperature

11 - 22 °C

SYD

Rainfall

50 - 130 mm

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 39% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Round-trip from$706From Wellington to Sydney Kingsford Smith
One-way from$374One-way flight from Wellington to Sydney Kingsford Smith

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Wellington to Sydney, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 70% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,038 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,405.

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 $824. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $539. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of April.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Wellington to Sydney in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 15% on the flight price compared to flying at midday, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Wellington to Sydney in June, July 2022

The best prices found for WLG to SYD flights in June, July
25 Jul - 1 Aug
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

16h 10m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

9h 25m
$669

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26-6-22

25 Jul - 1 Aug
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 45m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

13h 45m
$688

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26-6-22

25 Jul - 1 Aug
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

6h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

13h 45m
$704

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26-6-22

Wellington to Sydney 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from Wellington found for this year
8 Aug - 15 Aug
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

17h 30m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

13h 45m
$599

Jetstar

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Deal found 26-6-22

15 Aug - 22 Aug
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 40m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

9h 25m
$628

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26-6-22

5 Sep - 12 Sep
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

26h 45m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

9h 25m
$629

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26-6-22

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Wellington to Sydney

1 Nov - 1 Dec
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

8h 40m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

13h 05m
$690

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 27-6-22

26 Sep - 3 Oct
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

7h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

7h 20m
$725

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 26-6-22

7 Nov - 14 Nov
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

17h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 15m
$729

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 26-6-22

  • If you’re travelling from Wellington to Sydney, one of the more common airlines travelling that route is Qantas Airways. Flights from Qantas Airways travelling this route typically cost $446.68 RT. This price is typically 154% cheaper than other airlines that offer Wellington to Sydney flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $344. Wellington Airport is the most common Wellington airport to take off from when flying to Sydney. Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Sydney. When flying from Wellington to Sydney, Qantas Airways flights are 13% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Wellington to Sydney

1 Nov - 1 Dec
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 45m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 15m
$694

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 27-6-22

4 Nov - 6 Nov
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 45m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 15m
$696

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 28-6-22

4 Nov - 6 Nov
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 45m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 15m
$698

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 27-6-22

  • Air New Zealand is one of the most popular airlines used for those travelling from Wellington to Sydney. Flights on this route from Air New Zealand typically cost $478.01 RT, a price that is 145% more expensive than the average Wellington to Sydney flight. The cheapest flight found was $385 RT. The most popular departure airport in Wellington when flying to Sydney is Wellington Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Sydney is Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. When flying from Wellington to Sydney, Air New Zealand flights are 3% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Direct flights to Sydney from Wellington

Save time with Wellington to Sydney direct flight deals
5 Sep - 12 Sep
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 40m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 15m
$680

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 26-6-22

19 Sep - 26 Sep
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 40m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 15m
$688

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 26-6-22

5 Dec - 12 Dec
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 45m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 15m
$691

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 26-6-22

Last-minute flights from Wellington to Sydney

Late deals on return flights to Sydney from Wellington, departing today and this week
8 Jul - 15 Jul
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

12h 05m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

18h 25m
$745

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26-6-22

5 Jul - 12 Jul
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 45m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

18h 25m
$897

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26-6-22

5 Jul - 8 Jul
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 45m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 10m
$920

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 27-6-22

One-way flights to Sydney Kingsford Smith from Wellington

The cheapest one-way flights from Wellington to Sydney
21 Aug
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

26h 20m
$224

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27-6-22

16 Aug
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

13h 00m
$252

Jetstar

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Deal found 27-6-22

7 Dec
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

7h 10m
$260

Jetstar

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Deal found 27-6-22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Sydney Kingsford Smith is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Sydney from Wellington. Booking flights from Wellington (WLG) to Kingsford Smith (SYD) should be relatively easy as there are 11 daily flights to Sydney from 6 different airlines. 3h 40m is how long a flight from Wellington to Sydney Kingsford Smith will take if you book a nonstop flight.

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. Virgin Australia, Air New Zealand, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Virgin Australia with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Wellington to Sydney for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Wellington to Sydney for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $599, but on average you can expect to pay $660.

Are there direct flights from Wellington to Sydney for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Wellington to Sydney under $700. A good price for a direct flight from Wellington to Sydney is less than $763.

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

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

How popular is this Wellington to Sydney flight route?

Within the past month, 1,073 users have taken a look at flights from Wellington to Sydney Kingsford Smith.

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

According to our current data, Jetstar ($599), Qantas Airways ($690), and Air New Zealand ($694) offers the cheapest pricing from Wellington to Sydney. Jetstar is currently priced 27% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Jetstar, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $252. However, be on the lookout for offers from Air New Zealand and Qantas Airways, as they are both options that can get you from Wellington to Sydney for a low price.

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

Before booking your flight from Wellington to Sydney, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Emirates, Jetstar or Air New Zealand.

What are the most reliable airlines from Wellington to Sydney?

Before booking your flight to Sydney from Wellington, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Air Canada (100%), Asiana Airlines (82%), United Airlines( 80%).

What are the cheapest flights from Wellington to Sydney?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Wellington to Sydney? While on average our users pay $766, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $394. The most popular route (Wellington - Sydney Kingsford Smith), is priced around $628.

Alternative routes for Wellington to Sydney

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

Top 5 airlines flying from Wellington to Sydney

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Wellington to Sydney choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Singapore AirlinesCheapest$193Average$370FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$322Average$533FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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JetstarCheapest$437Average$566FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$546Average$708FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$596Average$758FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Wellington to Sydney

See what time of day planes typically take off from Wellington to Sydney
24%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
23%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
53%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Wellington to Sydney

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Wellington to Sydney
Sunday6daily flights
Monday12daily flights
Tuesday17daily flights
Wednesday6daily flights
Thursday13daily flights
Friday6daily flights
Saturday19daily flights