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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)

All the information you need to plan the best WLG to SYD flight in 2021: compare Wellington to Sydney flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sydney.
WLG - SYD
Price
$348 - $638
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

Round-trip from

$348

From Wellington to Sydney

One-way from

$254

One-way flight 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 $437 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 $560 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 $357. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $247. 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 17% on flights from Wellington to Sydney by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Wellington to Sydney in June, July 2021

The best prices found for WLG to SYD flights in June, July
8 Jul - 19 Jul
$565pp
WLG
Wellington
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
13 Jul - 15 Jul
$579pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Direct
WLG
Wellington
8 Jul - 19 Jul
$583pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Direct
WLG
Wellington

Wellington to Sydney 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from Wellington found for this year
8 Jul - 19 Jul
$565pp
WLG
Wellington
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
13 Jul - 15 Jul
$579pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Direct
WLG
Wellington
8 Jul - 19 Jul
$583pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Direct
WLG
Wellington

Direct flights to Sydney from Wellington

Save time with Wellington to Sydney direct flight deals
13 Jul - 15 Jul
$579pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Direct
WLG
Wellington
8 Jul - 19 Jul
$583pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Direct
WLG
Wellington
16 Jul - 18 Jul
$597pp
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

Late deals on return flights to Sydney from Wellington, departing today and this week
27 Jun - 5 Jul
$601pp
WLG
Wellington
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
27 Jun - 5 Jul
$619pp
WLG
Wellington
Multiple airlines
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
27 Jun - 30 Jun
$647pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Direct
WLG
Wellington

One-way flights to Sydney from Wellington

The cheapest one-way flights from Wellington to Sydney
12:25 - 14:05
Qantas Airways
Direct
3h 40m
WLG - SYD
Qantas Airways
06:20 - 08:10
Air New Zealand
Direct
3h 50m
WLG - SYD
Air New Zealand
$311
TravelFusion
04:40 - 12:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
33h 40m
WLG - SYD
Multiple Airlines
$412
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Wellington to Sydney

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 is 1 daily flight to Sydney from 6 different airlines. 3h 45m 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. 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.

Can I find flights from Wellington to Sydney for under $702 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Wellington to Sydney for under $702. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $565, but on average you can expect to pay $626.

Are there direct flights from Wellington to Sydney for under $702 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Wellington to Sydney under $702. A good price for a direct flight from Wellington to Sydney is less than $659.

Are there last-minute flights available from Wellington to Sydney for under $702?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Wellington to Sydney within the next 7 days for less than $702.

What days are direct flights available from Wellington to Sydney?

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

How popular is this flight route?

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

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

On average, you can expect to see 12 flights from Wellington to Sydney Kingsford Smith a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 33% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Midday) - 67% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Wellington or Sydney?

In Wellington, there will be less rainfall in Wellington compared to Sydney over the next 9 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?

Qantas Airways, Air New Zealand, and Jetstar can get you from Wellington to Sydney in just under 3h 40m. Your travel time can differ by up to 3h 30m. Wellington and Sydney are separated by a distance of 2239 km. 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 $565 return. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Air New Zealand, from $579, and Qantas Airways, from $607.

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 $221. Users have also found prices from $234 and $245 on Air New Zealand and Qantas Airways, respectively.

Alternative routes for Wellington to Sydney

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

Destination information for Sydney

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Wellington to Sydney.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.93
Flight duration
3h 31m
Average temperature for June in Sydney
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for June in Sydney
84.0 mm

Airports servicing Wellington

Airports servicing Sydney

Top 6 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.
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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Hourly flight availability from Wellington to Sydney

See what time of day planes typically take off from Wellington towards Sydney.
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 47% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 37% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 16% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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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.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
7 daily flights
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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