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Cheap flights from Sydney to Abu Dhabi

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The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Abu Dhabi Intl are usually found in May or October, booked 36 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Sunday and return on a Thursday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Sydney (SYD) to Abu Dhabi (AUH)

All the information you need to plan the best SYD to AUH flight in 2021: compare Sydney to Abu Dhabi flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Abu Dhabi.
SYD - AUH
Price
$719 - $1,391
AUH
Temperature
18 - 35 °C
AUH
Precipitation
10 - 20 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Average price

$1,948

Average for round-trip flights in December 2021

Round-trip from

$1,007

From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Abu Dhabi Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Sydney to Abu Dhabi?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 20% on flights from Sydney to Abu Dhabi compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 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 $1,473. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,487.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sydney to Abu Dhabi?

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Abu Dhabi from Sydney. Prices for March average $1,286 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $923. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a March flight can save you 47% on your journey compared to booking in March

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Abu Dhabi (SYD - AUH)?

It’s optimal to fly from Sydney to Abu Dhabi at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 30% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Sydney to Abu Dhabi?

Travellers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 41% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Abu Dhabi in December, January 2022

The best prices found for SYD to AUH flights in December, January
12 Dec - 7 Feb
$1,260pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
12 Dec - 7 Feb
$1,706pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
29 Dec - 28 Jan
$1,850pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sydney Kingsford Smith to Abu Dhabi 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Abu Dhabi from Sydney found for this year
12 Dec - 7 Feb
$1,260pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
12 Dec - 7 Feb
$1,706pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
29 Dec - 28 Jan
$1,850pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Direct flights to Abu Dhabi from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to Abu Dhabi direct flight deals
2 Mar - 8 Mar
$1,294pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
11 Mar - 17 Mar
$1,351pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
4 Mar - 6 Mar
$1,426pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Etihad Airways
Direct
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Etihad Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Last-minute flights from Sydney to Abu Dhabi

Late deals on return flights to Abu Dhabi from Sydney, departing today and this week
12 Dec - 7 Feb
$1,260pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
12 Dec - 7 Feb
$1,706pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
12 Dec - 7 Feb
$1,878pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
AUH
Abu Dhabi Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

One-way flights to Abu Dhabi Intl from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Abu Dhabi
17:00 - 00:40
Etihad Airways
1 stop
38h 40m
SYD - AUH
Etihad Airways
$1,574
mytrip.com
17:30 - 15:25
SriLankan Airlines
1 stop
28h 55m
SYD - AUH
SriLankan Airlines
11:10 - 22:15
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
42h 05m
SYD - AUH
Multiple Airlines
$3,999
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Sydney to Abu Dhabi

What airports do I use to fly from Sydney to Abu Dhabi?

If you book a flight from Sydney to Abu Dhabi, you will be flying from Kingsford Smith to Abu Dhabi Intl. Flights to Abu Dhabi Intl (AUH) from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) take 14h 20m for a nonstop flight. There are 9 flights from Kingsford Smith to Abu Dhabi per day from 3 airlines.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Abu Dhabi Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Etihad Airways, Virgin Australia, and Emirates. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Sydney to Abu Dhabi for under $1,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Abu Dhabi for under $1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Etihad Airways for just $1,259, but on average you can expect to pay $1,438.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Abu Dhabi for under $1,300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Sydney to Abu Dhabi under $1,300. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Abu Dhabi is less than $2,539.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to Abu Dhabi for under $1,300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Sydney to Abu Dhabi within the next 7 days for less than $1,300.

How popular is this Sydney to Abu Dhabi flight route?

This flight path from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Abu Dhabi Intl was viewed by 913 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Sydney to Abu Dhabi is Etihad Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $1,259 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Qatar Airways, starting at $1,431. You may be able to fly from Sydney to Abu Dhabi for 3% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to Abu Dhabi?

On average you can expect to pay $2,090 for a flight from Sydney to Abu Dhabi. The cheapest flight overall is $1,468 while the most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Abu Dhabi Intl) is currently priced at $1,431.

What are the most reliable airlines from Sydney to Abu Dhabi?

Before booking your flight to Abu Dhabi from Sydney, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: ITA - Airways (56%), KLM (49%), Oman Air( 49%).

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

Emirates, Etihad Airways and Virgin Australia are the most popular airlines when flying from Sydney to Abu Dhabi.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Abu Dhabi from Sydney?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Abu Dhabi Intl

Most visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Abu Dhabi Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Abu Dhabi Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith are not required to quarantine after entering Abu Dhabi Intl.

Do I need a test to fly back to Sydney from Abu Dhabi?

Returning to Sydney Kingsford Smith from Abu Dhabi Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Abu Dhabi Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Sydney Kingsford Smith.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Abu Dhabi Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Sydney Kingsford Smith.

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Destination information for Abu Dhabi

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Sydney to Abu Dhabi.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = AED 2.63
Flight duration from SYD to AUH
14h 05m
Average temperature for December in Abu Dhabi
27.0 °C
Avg rainfall for December in Abu Dhabi
4.0 mm

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Hourly flight availability from Sydney to Abu Dhabi

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Weekly flight availability
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See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Sydney to Abu Dhabi.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
0 flights
Tuesday
15 daily flights
Wednesday
15 daily flights
Thursday
13 daily flights
Friday
13 daily flights
Saturday
13 daily flights
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