Cheap flights from Sydney to Rarotonga

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The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Rarotonga are usually found in March or August, booked 24 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Sydney to Rarotonga

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

SYD - RAR

Price

$474 - $849

RAR

Temperature

22 - 26 °C

RAR

Precipitation

100 - 260 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

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

Round-trip from

$658

From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Rarotonga

One-way from

$649

One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Rarotonga

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

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 13%.

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

To save up to 20% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 24 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Sydney to Rarotonga from $884 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,009 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

March can be a great time to fly to Rarotonga from Sydney with a flight ticket averaging about $801. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as $508. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Rarotonga (SYD - RAR)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Sydney to Rarotonga is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at midday tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 40% on airfare.

Direct flights to Rarotonga from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to Rarotonga direct flight deals
6 May - 19 May
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

RAR

Rarotonga

Nonstop

6h 05m
RAR

Rarotonga

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

7h 05m
$876

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 23/11/21

6 May - 19 May
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

RAR

Rarotonga

Nonstop

6h 05m
RAR

Rarotonga

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

7h 05m
$1,392

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 23/11/21

One-way flights to Rarotonga from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Rarotonga
8 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

RAR

Rarotonga

2 stops

28h 25m
$649

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 25/11/21

8 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

RAR

Rarotonga

1 stop

25h 30m
$670

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 25/11/21

Related info for your journey

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

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

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

Can I find flights from Sydney to Rarotonga for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Rarotonga for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $784, but on average you can expect to pay $1,261.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Rarotonga for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from Sydney to Rarotonga under $900. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Rarotonga is less than $1,134.

How popular is this Sydney to Rarotonga flight route?

Flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Rarotonga have been viewed 2,325 times in the past calendar month.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Sydney to Rarotonga return?

According to our current data, Air New Zealand ($876), and Qantas Airways ($937) offers the cheapest pricing from Sydney to Rarotonga.

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

When booking a flight from Sydney to Rarotonga, you may want to consider flying on Jetstar, Air New Zealand or Qantas Airways as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to Rarotonga?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Sydney to Rarotonga? While on average our users pay $597, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $364. The most popular route (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Rarotonga), is priced around $876.

Can I fly to Rarotonga from Sydney Kingsford Smith right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Rarotonga

Most visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith will not be allowed to enter Rarotonga.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Rarotonga.

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

Documents
Online Contact Form - Travelers are required to complete the online contact form no more than 72 hours before departure.

Travel Authorization - Travelers are required to request permission to travel to the Cook Islands from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration. They should email their request to: immigration2@cookislands.gov.ck.

Travelers who do not have a Cook Islands stamp or a permit issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration will be required to complete a Medical Immigration form before departure.


Can I fly back to Sydney Kingsford Smith from Rarotonga?

Returning to Sydney Kingsford Smith from Rarotonga

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

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

Top 4 airlines flying from Sydney to Rarotonga

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to Rarotonga choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$442
Average$906
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$468
Average$734
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$496
Average$703
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$496
Average$904
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety