Cheap flights from Sydney to Chengdu

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The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Chengdu are usually found in May or March, booked 43 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Friday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Sydney to Chengdu

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



$385 - $1,806



6 - 25 °C



0 - 250 mm

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 60% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 46% potential price drop
Average price$555Average for round-trip flights in May 2022
Round-trip from$555From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Chengdu

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

Wednesday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Sydney to Chengdu. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Chengdu.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Sydney to Chengdu, book at least 43 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 34% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $915 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,189.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Chengdu from Sydney average $1,034. You can even find prices in May for less than $1,034, as users have found deals to Chengdu from as low as $539. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chengdu from Sydney. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 151%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Chengdu (SYD - CTU)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Sydney to Chengdu at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 28% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Related info for your journey

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

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Chengdu have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air China, China Southern, and XiamenAir are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air China with this kind of flexibility.

How popular is this Sydney to Chengdu flight route?

Flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Chengdu have been viewed 51 times in the past calendar month.

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

Air China, Cathay Pacific and China Southern are the most popular airlines when flying from Sydney to Chengdu.

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to Chengdu?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Sydney to Chengdu? While on average our users pay $1,754, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $360. The most popular route (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Chengdu), is priced around $5,169.

Top 5 airlines flying from Sydney to Chengdu

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to Chengdu choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Beijing Capital AirlinesCheapest$382Average$541FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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China SouthernCheapest$393Average$980FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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XiamenAirCheapest$432Average$790FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time49%COVID-19 safety
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Air ChinaCheapest$445Average$776FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Cathay PacificCheapest$655Average$849FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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