Cheap flights from Sydney to India

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 58 days in advance, which can save you up to 17% on flights from Sydney to India compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 58 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 $1,164. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,283.

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

May can be a great time to fly to India from Sydney with a flight ticket averaging about $997. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $710. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to India (SYD - IN)?

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

Cheap flights from Sydney to India in May, June 2022

The best prices found for SYD to India flights in May, June
1 Jun. - 30 Jun.
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

ATQ

Amritsar Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee Intl

1 stop

34h 45m
ATQ

Amritsar Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

35h 15m
$832

Scoot

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6 Jun. - 2 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

2 stops

31h 00m
HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

13h 40m
$848

Multiple Airlines

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6 Jun. - 2 Sep.
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

2 stops

31h 00m
HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

13h 40m
$849

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/5/22

Sydney to India 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to India from Sydney found for this year
26 Aug. - 14 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

TRV

Thiruvananthapuram

1 stop

14h 05m
TRV

Thiruvananthapuram

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

31h 55m
$610

Scoot

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2 Aug. - 30 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

TRV

Thiruvananthapuram

1 stop

13h 45m
TRV

Thiruvananthapuram

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

32h 15m
$611

Scoot

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Deal found 21/5/22

26 Oct. - 23 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ATQ

Amritsar Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee Intl

1 stop

34h 45m
ATQ

Amritsar Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

35h 35m
$632

Scoot

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Deal found 23/5/22

Cheap SriLankan Airlines flights from Sydney to India

4 Aug. - 1 Sep.
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

16h 35m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

15h 40m
$852

SriLankan Airlines

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2 Sep. - 30 Sep.
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

16h 35m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

15h 40m
$853

SriLankan Airlines

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26 Aug. - 4 Sep.
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

16h 35m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

15h 40m
$855

SriLankan Airlines

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Deal found 23/5/22

Cheap Singapore Airlines flights from Sydney to India

2 Aug. - 12 Aug.
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

27h 55m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

17h 20m
$931

Singapore Airlines

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13 Jul. - 21 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

21h 45m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

33h 20m
$933

Singapore Airlines

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30 Jul. - 30 Aug.
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

21h 45m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

21h 55m
$940

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

Direct flights to India from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to India direct flight deals
12 Jun. - 27 Jun.
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

Nonstop

12h 55m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

12h 35m
$1,034

Air India

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20 Jun. - 27 Jun.
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

Nonstop

12h 55m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

12h 35m
$1,048

Air India

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21 Jun. - 27 Jun.
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

Nonstop

12h 55m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

12h 35m
$1,087

Air India

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Deal found 21/5/22

Last-minute flights from Sydney to India

Late deals on return flights to India from Sydney, departing today and this week
1 Jun. - 30 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ATQ

Amritsar Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee Intl

1 stop

34h 45m
ATQ

Amritsar Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

35h 15m
$832

Scoot

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Deal found 23/5/22

31 May - 22 Jun.
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

16h 35m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

15h 40m
$878

SriLankan Airlines

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Deal found 21/5/22

30 May - 20 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BOM

Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl

1 stop

14h 30m
BOM

Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

13h 45m
$883

SriLankan Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

One-way flights to India from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to India
11 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

TRV

Thiruvananthapuram

1 stop

29h 45m
$309

Scoot

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Deal found 21/5/22

28 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

1 stop

32h 20m
$342

Scoot

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Deal found 23/5/22

14 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

HYD

Hyderabad Rajiv Gandhi Intl

1 stop

32h 20m
$343

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Deal found 22/5/22

Related info for your journey

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

Cheap flights from Sydney to India

It is hard to know where to begin when booking cheap flights from Sydney to India. Do you want to pilgrimage to the Hindu temples in the western state of Tamil Nadu? Or head west, where Maharashtra is home to Mumbai and a sweep of Bollywood backdrops? Or you could always fly to Uttar Pradesh – the seat of the Taj Mahal.If direct flights are a must, then set your sights on the capital of New Delhi. You can be in the historic city centre in less than 13 hours from Sydney.

How long is the flight from Sydney to India?

India is a huge country, so it depends on where you would like to go. Direct flights from Sydney to Delhi last about 12 hours 30 minutes. Other routes can be longer or shorter, depending on the airport location and length of stops.

Which airlines operate flights from Sydney to India?

Air India puts on direct flights from Sydney to India. Other airlines – including Scoot, Cathay Pacific and Malaysia Airlines – offer journeys with stopovers.

How frequent are flights between Sydney and India?

Direct Sydney to India flights run several times a week. Flights with stopovers usually run throughout the day, every day.

Which airports serve Sydney and India?

Flights from Sydney to India take off from Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport.You can take your pick of Indian destinations. Direct flights land in Delhi at Indira Gandhi International. Or you could stopover en route and end up in the international airports of Chennai, Jaipur, Kochi or Goa.

Which direct flight route between Sydney and India is cheapest?

The Delhi route offers the only direct flights from Sydney to India. They are cheapest between March and November, when temperatures in the city can rocket up to 40°C plus.Architecture buffs, foodies, backpackers, pilgrims, beach bums – India is a hit with a whole spectrum of travellers.That is down to the sheer diversity of this massive country. Book flights from Sydney to India, and you could spend your days ticking off the Taj Mahal, Royal Palace and Amber Fort from your bucket list. Or you could tread the streets of high adrenalin cities like Mumbai and New Delhi. Fancy a bit of peace and quiet? That is what the beaches and backwaters of Goa and Kerala are for.

How busy are the airports in Sydney and India?

Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD) is Australia’s most important international airport. It has a dedicated terminal (Terminal 1) for foreign flights and is located about an hour via public transport from the downtown area. Flights to India from Sydney land at one of three airports: Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (HYD) is about an hour’s ride by car from Central Hyderabad and has one terminal which satisfies domestic and international flights. Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (BOM) is India’s second largest gateway and is a short drive by taxi or car from Mumbai city centre. It has two terminals including one exclusively for international flights. Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) is the largest and busiest in the country and is approx. 45 minutes via public transport from Central Delhi. Terminal 3 is a relatively new, custom-built facility for handling all international air traffic.

Which airlines fly directly from Australia to India?

Unfortunately, direct flights from Australia to India are not currently available, but you can get one-stop flights departing from Sydney Kingsford Smith to all three airports in India. Etihad is one of few airlines offering departures to Mumbai, Hyderabad and Delhi involving one connection at Abu Dhabi. Etihad joins Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Qantas Airways and Cathay Pacific Airlines with flights to India from Sydney using additional routes via cities such as Melbourne, Doha, Singapore and Male. These additional routes involve two or more connections enroute to India.

What are the stopover options between Australia and India?

Etihad departures to Mumbai with connections at Abu Dhabi last approx. 31 hours and 35 minutes. Its flights to Hyderabad typically take about 35 hours and five minutes while those to Delhi last about 34 hours and 30 minutes. Etihad employs a route to Mumbai via Melbourne, Abu Dhabi and Doha which requires about 33 hours flight time, but its flights to Delhi via Melbourne and Abu Dhabi take nearly 40 hours. Singapore Airlines flights to Mumbai through Singapore and Male last just shy of 28 hours while connections to Delhi on this route take approx. 29 hours and those to Hyderabad via Singapore and Colombo last about 27 hours and 30 minutes. Qantas, Virgin Australia and Jetstar are additional airlines with flights to India from Sydney requiring multiple connections. Flights making two or more connections are usually less expensive than those with one stopover only, but you should anticipate plane transfers and overnight stays in many cases.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Sydney to India?

Citizens of Australia require a visa and valid passport for flights to India from Sydney. eTourist visas can be applied for and processed online for stays of 30 days, one year or five years. It takes approx. three to four business days with affordable processing fees. Passports should be valid for a minimum of six months after arrival in India. Foreign nationals resident in Australia should seek advice regarding visa requirements online or at the nearest embassy.

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

For a flight from Sydney to India, you will be flying from Kingsford Smith. Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) is just 7.5 km from the centre of the city.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Singapore Airlines, Air India, and Malaysia Airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to India have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Sydney to India for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to India for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Scoot for just $610, but on average you can expect to pay $675.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to India for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Sydney to India under $1,100. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to India is less than $1,158.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to India for under $900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Sydney to India within the next 7 days for less than $900.

How popular is this Sydney to India flight route?

This flight path from Sydney Kingsford Smith to India was viewed by 48,981 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 India?

The most popular route from Sydney to India is Sydney Kingsford Smith - New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl. You may also consider Sydney Kingsford Smith - Bengaluru Intl or Sydney Kingsford Smith - Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Sydney to India are Jet Airways, Air India and British Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to India?

On average you can expect to pay $4,477 for a flight from Sydney to India. The cheapest flight overall is $570 while the most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl) is currently priced at $853.

What are the most eco-friendly airlines from Sydney to India?

Several airlines flying to India from Sydney offer eco-friendly flights, and you can get these flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport (SYD). Some of the airlines prioritizing sustainable travel include Thai Airways, Malaysia Airlines, and Emirates. These airlines offer eco-friendly flights from SYD to Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL). They have all incorporated sustainable systems and green practices in their operations to help them fly more sustainably. For example, Thai Airways is one of the pioneers in the use of biofuels derived from non-fossil fuels like bioethanol from starch and biodiesel from animal fats. The use of these sustainable biofuels cuts the airline’s carbon footprint by almost half. Malaysia Airlines is committed to decarbonizing travel by establishing carbon offset initiatives, investing in more fuel-efficient planes, using sustainable aviation fuels, reducing the use of single-use plastics, and reduction of wastes. Emirates reduced its carbon emissions both on the ground and in the air by investing in modern, eco-friendly aircraft and technology, and reducing, reusing, and recycling waste.

How can I travel more sustainably from Sydney to India?

There are several steps you can take to ensure your flight from Sydney to India is eco-friendly. First, choose airlines that prioritize decarbonizing air travel. Fly with airlines having modern and more efficient aircraft as this reduces greenhouse emissions. Also, fly with airlines having green onboard practices like recycling, reducing the amount of waste generated, and avoiding single-use plastics. Always pack light as this reduces the aircraft’s weight, reducing carbon emissions as less fuel is used. Moreover, whenever possible, choose a nonstop flight as it is more sustainable than the connecting flights.

Top 5 airlines flying from Sydney to India

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to India choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
ScootCheapest$386Average$741FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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AirAsia XCheapest$530Average$1,029FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Air ChinaCheapest$623Average$879FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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China SouthernCheapest$634Average$1,033FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Thai AirwaysCheapest$718Average$1,149FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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