Cheap flights from Sydney to California

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16 Aug — 23 Aug1
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How far in advance should I book a flight from Sydney to California?

To save on the cost of your flight from Sydney to California, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 19% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,729 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,878.

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

Flights from Sydney to California lean towards being more expensive in August. Prices are generally better when you fly from Sydney to California in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,192.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to California (SYD - CA)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Sydney to California as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Sydney to California in August, September 2022

The best prices found for SYD to California flights in August, September
7 Sep. - 13 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

26h 40m
SFO

San Francisco

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

40h 50m
$1,099

Philippine Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

4 Sep. - 14 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

40h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

27h 20m
$1,125

Philippine Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

14 Sep. - 22 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

26h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

27h 20m
$1,129

Philippine Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

Sydney to California 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Sydney found for this year
12 Oct. - 30 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

22h 32m
LAX

Los Angeles

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

41h 55m
$1,078

Air Canada

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

2 Nov. - 20 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

25h 15m
LAX

Los Angeles

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

42h 15m
$1,084

Philippine Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

26 Oct. - 20 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

40h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

42h 15m
$1,098

Philippine Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Cheap Hawaiian Airlines flights from Sydney to California

15 Oct. - 27 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

16h 50m
SJC

San Jose

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

17h 45m
$1,431

Hawaiian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

30 Oct. - 16 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

16h 50m
SJC

San Jose

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

41h 45m
$1,444

Hawaiian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

15 Oct. - 27 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

16h 50m
SJC

San Jose

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

42h 45m
$1,446

Hawaiian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Cheap Philippine Airlines flights from Sydney to California

2 Nov. - 20 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

25h 15m
LAX

Los Angeles

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

42h 15m
$1,084

Philippine Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

26 Oct. - 20 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

40h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

42h 15m
$1,098

Philippine Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

12 Oct. - 9 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

26h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

28h 00m
$1,099

Philippine Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Direct flights to California from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to California direct flight deals
26 Oct. - 20 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

13h 30m
LAX

Los Angeles

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

15h 00m
$1,363

Virgin Atlantic

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

7 Nov. - 21 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

13h 40m
LAX

Los Angeles

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

15h 10m
$1,364

Lufthansa

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

11 Oct. - 30 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

13h 45m
LAX

Los Angeles

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

15h 10m
$1,374

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Last-minute flights from Sydney to California

Late deals on return flights to California from Sydney, departing today and this week
18 Aug. - 26 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

25h 05m
LAX

Los Angeles

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

39h 45m
$1,455

Hawaiian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

16 Aug. - 18 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

40h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

39h 45m
$1,458

Hawaiian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

18 Aug. - 26 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

19h 10m
LAX

Los Angeles

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

39h 45m
$1,505

Hawaiian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

One-way flights to California from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to California
15 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

13h 45m
$158

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

4 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

20h 35m
$592

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

4 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

20h 35m
$618

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Sydney to California?

Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD), located 7.5 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Sydney to California.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to California that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Fiji Airways, Qantas Airways, and Virgin Atlantic. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Sydney to California for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to California for under $1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just $1,078, but on average you can expect to pay $1,109.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to California for under $1,400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Sydney to California under $1,400. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to California is less than $1,433.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to California for under $1,500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Sydney to California within the next 7 days for less than $1,500.

How popular is this Sydney to California flight route?

This flight path from Sydney Kingsford Smith to California was viewed by 19,036 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular routes from Sydney to California?

The most popular route from Sydney to California is Sydney Kingsford Smith - Los Angeles. You may also consider Sydney Kingsford Smith - San Francisco or Sydney Kingsford Smith - Ontario.

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

Before booking your flight from Sydney to California, check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air Canada or Air China.

What are the most reliable airlines from Sydney to California?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Sydney to California consider choosing Virgin Australia(63%), United Airlines(63%) or Air New Zealand(63%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to California?

On average you can expect to pay $7,793 for a flight from Sydney to California. The cheapest flight overall is $721 while the most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Los Angeles) is currently priced at $1,099.

Destination points for flights from Sydney to California

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Top 10 airlines flying from Sydney to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to California choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
China SouthernCheapest$856Average$1,232FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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China EasternCheapest$873Average$1,294FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Hawaiian AirlinesCheapest$945Average$1,721FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time85%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$959Average$1,943FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$993Average$1,712FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Air CanadaCheapest$998Average$1,377FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Air ChinaCheapest$1,033Average$1,229FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Philippine AirlinesCheapest$1,079Average$1,311FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time60%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$1,098Average$1,697FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$1,165Average$1,794FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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