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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
$353 - $646
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

$353

From Wellington to Sydney

One-way from

$311

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 $442 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 $567 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 $362. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $250. 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 April, May 2021

7 May - 11 May
$646pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Direct
WLG
Wellington
14 May - 31 May
$656pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Direct
WLG
Wellington
22 May - 30 May
$660pp
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

18 Dec - 3 Jan
$499pp
WLG
Wellington
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
1 Nov - 14 Nov
$566pp
WLG
Wellington
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
25 Aug - 14 Dec
$623pp
WLG
Wellington
Jetstar
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington

Direct flights to Sydney from Wellington

22 Jun - 1 Jul
$636pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Direct
WLG
Wellington
7 May - 11 May
$646pp
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Direct
WLG
Wellington
14 May - 31 May
$656pp
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

20 Apr - 23 Apr
$734pp
WLG
Wellington
Qantas Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Direct
WLG
Wellington
20 Apr - 23 Apr
$744pp
WLG
Wellington
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Direct
WLG
Wellington
18 Apr - 21 Apr
$801pp
WLG
Wellington
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Direct
WLG
Wellington

One-way flights to Sydney from Wellington

02:05 - 03:55
Air New Zealand
Direct
3h 50m
WLG - SYD
Air New Zealand
$312
Kiwi.com
08:10 - 15:05
Jetstar
1 stop
8h 55m
WLG - SYD
Jetstar
$339
TravelFusion
07:25 - 15:05
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
33h 40m
WLG - SYD
Multiple Airlines
$417
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From Wellington to Sydney

Can I find flights from Wellington to Sydney for under $711 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Wellington to Sydney for under $711. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $623, but on average you can expect to pay $671.

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 $711 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 19 direct flights from Wellington to Sydney under $711. A good price for a direct flight from Wellington to Sydney is less than $697.

Are there last-minute flights available from Wellington to Sydney for under $853?

There are currently 19+ open flights from Wellington to Sydney within the next 7 days for less than $853.

What days are direct flights available from Wellington to Sydney?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday.

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 10 flights from Wellington to Sydney Kingsford Smith a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 100% 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 6 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 35m. 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 $623 return. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Air New Zealand, from $636, and Qantas Airways, from $734.

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 $296. Users have also found prices from $322 and $552 on Air New Zealand and Jetstar, respectively.

Alternative routes for Wellington to Sydney

Destination information for Sydney

Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.93
Flight duration
3h 29m
Average temperature for April in Sydney
8.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Sydney
127.0 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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