Cheap flights from Sydney to New York

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The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to New York are usually found in March or May, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Sydney to New York

All the information you need to plan the best SYD to NYC flight in 2021: compare Sydney to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.

SYD - NYC

Price

$837 - $1,474

NYC

Temperature

1 - 25 °C

NYC

Precipitation

71 - 114 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,137

From Sydney Kingsford Smith to New York (NYC)

One-way from

$1,012

One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith to New York (NYC)

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Sydney to New York?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 13% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Sydney to New York, book at least 46 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 14% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,499 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,654.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sydney to New York?

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to New York from Sydney average $1,348. You can even find prices in March for less than $1,348, as users have found deals to New York from as low as $1,007. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to New York from Sydney. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 48%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to New York (SYD - NYC)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Sydney to New York in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 25% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Sydney to New York in October, November 2021

The best prices found for SYD to NYC flights in October, November
15 Nov. - 9 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

24h 29m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

31h 00m
$1,536

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/10/21

15 Nov. - 9 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

2 stops

45h 20m
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

48h 15m
$1,561

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/10/21

6 Nov. - 11 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LGA

New York LaGuardia

4 stops

58h 38m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

35h 10m
$1,598

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/10/21

Sydney to New York 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Sydney found for this year
10 Dec. - 12 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

3 stops

36h 19m
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

3 stops

33h 49m
$1,333

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 14/10/21

8 Dec. - 12 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

3 stops

48h 59m
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

3 stops

33h 49m
$1,352

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/10/21

8 Dec. - 12 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

4 stops

58h 33m
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

3 stops

43h 39m
$1,394

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/10/21

Last-minute flights from Sydney to New York

Late deals on return flights to New York from Sydney, departing today and this week
24 Oct. - 31 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

2 stops

34h 45m
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

35h 45m
$3,495

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 13/10/21

20 Oct. - 27 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LGA

New York LaGuardia

2 stops

24h 04m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

24h 40m
$4,741

Delta

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Deal found 14/10/21

24 Oct. - 31 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

27h 37m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

29h 59m
$5,421

Delta

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Deal found 13/10/21

One-way flights to New York All airports from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to New York
11 Dec.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

2 stops

43h 00m
$920

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 14/10/21

6 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

49h 35m
$934

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/10/21

6 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

2 stops

50h 19m
$934

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 12/10/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sydney to New York flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Sydney to New York?

If you book a flight to New York from Sydney, you will be flying from Kingsford Smith, which is the city’s only airport. Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) is located 7.5 km from the centre of Sydney. There are 0 flights from Kingsford Smith to New York per day from 24 different airlines.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to New York have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Virgin Australia, Qantas Airways, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Virgin Australia with this kind of flexibility.

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

Philippine Airlines and Etihad Airways are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to New York are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Sydney to New York for under $1,400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to New York for under $1,400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Japan Airlines for just $1,311, but on average you can expect to pay $1,412.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to New York for under $3,500?

There are currently 8+ open flights from Sydney to New York within the next 7 days for less than $3,500.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Sydney to New York return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Sydney to New York from $1,311 return. Japan Airlines is currently priced 2% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the most popular routes from Sydney to New York?

The most popular route from Sydney to New York is Sydney Kingsford Smith - New York John F Kennedy Intl. You may also consider Sydney Kingsford Smith - Newark or Sydney Kingsford Smith - New York LaGuardia.

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

Consider American Airlines, Air China or China Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Sydney to New York.

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to New York?

While on average a flight from Sydney to New York is generally $2,967, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $623. When looking at the most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - New York John F Kennedy Intl), you can expect to pay $1,311 for that flight.

Can I fly to New York from Sydney Kingsford Smith right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Sydney Kingsford Smith to New York

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

Can I fly back to Sydney Kingsford Smith from New York?

Returning to Sydney Kingsford Smith from New York

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Sydney Kingsford Smith.

Alternative routes for Sydney to New York

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Top 10 airlines flying from Sydney to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to New York choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$414
Average$1,648
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Korean Air
Cheapest$777
Average$1,366
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
China Southern
Cheapest$900
Average$1,239
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Asiana Airlines
Cheapest$961
Average$1,410
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time76%
COVID-19 safety
Air China
Cheapest$966
Average$1,275
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
China Eastern
Cheapest$972
Average$1,310
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
Hawaiian Airlines
Cheapest$981
Average$1,344
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time85%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$987
Average$1,508
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$1,003
Average$1,400
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Philippine Airlines
Cheapest$1,018
Average$1,436
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time60%
COVID-19 safety