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The best prices from Sydney to Los Angeles are usually found in March or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Sydney (SYD) to Los Angeles (LAX)

SYD - LAX
Price
$836 - $1,595
LAX
Temperature
20 - 32 °C
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 123 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 36% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$836

From Sydney to Los Angeles

One-way from

$785

One-way flight from Sydney to Los Angeles

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 Sydney to Los Angeles?

Users have found that flying from Sydney to Los Angeles on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

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 6% on flights from Sydney to Los Angeles 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 $1,035. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,035.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sydney to Los Angeles?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Los Angeles from Sydney. Users have commonly found prices around $1,033 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $729. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Los Angeles (SYD - LAX)?

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

Cheap flights from Sydney to Los Angeles in October, November 2020

The best prices found for SYD to LAX flights in October, November
17 Nov - 16 Feb
$1,795pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
30 Nov - 5 Feb
$1,829pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
29 Oct - 25 Jan
$1,864pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sydney to Los Angeles 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Sydney found for this year
21 Dec - 12 Jan
$1,619pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
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Los Angeles
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
14 Dec - 18 Mar
$1,664pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
ANA
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
ANA
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
20 Dec - 20 Mar
$1,702pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
ANA
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
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Los Angeles
ANA
 
1 STOP
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

Direct flights to Los Angeles from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to Los Angeles direct flight deals
7 Mar - 5 May
$1,496pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
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Los Angeles
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Los Angeles
Qantas Airways
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
7 Mar - 5 May
$1,499pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
American Airlines
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LAX
Los Angeles
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Los Angeles
American Airlines
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
27 Feb - 28 Apr
$1,502pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Delta
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LAX
Los Angeles
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Los Angeles
Delta
Direct
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

Last-minute flights from Sydney to Los Angeles

Late deals on return flights to Los Angeles from Sydney, departing today and this week
7 Nov - 15 Nov
$4,796pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
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Los Angeles
Virgin Australia
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
7 Nov - 30 Nov
$5,115pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
7 Nov - 30 Nov
$5,316pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
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One-way flights to Los Angeles from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Los Angeles
16:30 - 04:05
China Eastern
1 stop
30h 35m
SYD - LAX
China Eastern
$786
Expedia
09:00 - 06:35
Fiji Airways
1 stop
16h 35m
SYD - LAX
Fiji Airways
$827
lastminute.com
06:15 - 01:05
American Airlines
Direct
13h 50m
SYD - LAX
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sydney to Los Angeles flights.

Flight FAQs

From Sydney to Los Angeles

Can I find flights from Sydney to Los Angeles for under $1,128 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Los Angeles for under $1,128. The cheapest flight booked recently is on China Eastern for just $1,011, but on average you can expect to pay $1,104.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Los Angeles to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Philippine Airlines, Delta, and Hawaiian Airlines to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Los Angeles include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Virgin Australia, Air New Zealand, and American Airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Los Angeles have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Los Angeles for under $1,551 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Sydney to Los Angeles under $1,551. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Los Angeles is less than $1,836.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to Los Angeles for under $4,935?

There are currently 18+ open flights from Sydney to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $4,935.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Los Angeles have been viewed 20,058 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Sydney or Los Angeles?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Sydney is roughly greater than that of Los Angeles. You can assume this to be the case over the next 13 days.

Is Sydney weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 32 °C range in August. The weather in Los Angeles is generally hotter than Sydney's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long does is the flight from Sydney to Los Angeles?

A quick flight from Sydney to Los Angeles can take about 16h 05m. Fiji Airways provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $1,323. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Sydney to Los Angeles return?

According to our current data, China Eastern ($1,012), Philippine Airlines ($1,076), and Japan Airlines ($1,119) offers the cheapest pricing from Sydney to Los Angeles.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sydney to Los Angeles one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is China Eastern, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $783. However, be on the lookout for offers from Fiji Airways and Qantas Airways, as they are both options that can get you from Sydney to Los Angeles for a low price.

Alternative routes for Sydney to Los Angeles

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Sydney to Los Angeles
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.71
Average temperature for October in Los Angeles
26.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Los Angeles
30.0 mm

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Hourly flight availability from Sydney to Los Angeles

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