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Cheap flights from San Diego to Sydney from $538

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 25/7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
SAN — SYD
17 Jun — 24 Jun1
1 adult
Mon 17/6
Mon 24/6

The best prices from San Diego to Sydney Kingsford Smith are usually found in September or March, booked 46 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

Cheap flight deals from San Diego to Sydney

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Diego (SAN) to Sydney (SYD). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 12 June 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

September

Average price

$2,210

Round-trip from

$192
High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2024
From San Diego to Sydney Kingsford Smith

What is the cheapest day to fly return from San Diego to Sydney?

Users have found that flying from San Diego to Sydney on a Tuesday 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 San Diego to Sydney?

Find a great deal and save up to 27% by booking at least 47 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from San Diego to Sydney within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,666.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Sydney?

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Sydney from San Diego. Prices for September average $1,938 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $1,324. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a September flight can save you 20% on your journey compared to booking in July

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from SAN to SYD?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Diego to Sydney in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 30% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from San Diego to Sydney

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air New Zealand for the route between San Diego and Sydney. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 564,061 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced Air New Zealand flights heading from San Diego to Sydney. It's recommended that users confirm their flight details before booking.
Wed 13/1110:49SAN - SYD
2 stops26h 56mAir New Zealand
Mon 25/1111:45SYD - SAN
2 stops27h 07mAir New Zealand
Deal found 11/6$1,789
Wed 13/1110:49SAN - SYD
2 stops26h 56mAir New Zealand
Mon 25/1111:45SYD - SAN
2 stops27h 07mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/6$1,790
Fri 1/1110:49SAN - SYD
2 stops27h 56mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/1109:55SYD - SAN
2 stops28h 57mAir New Zealand
Deal found 11/6$1,812
Fri 1/1110:49SAN - SYD
2 stops27h 56mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/1111:45SYD - SAN
2 stops27h 07mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/6$1,830
Fri 1/1119:40SAN - SYD
2 stops44h 45mAir New Zealand
Sat 16/1119:15SYD - SAN
2 stops44h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/6$1,840
Tue 9/719:26SAN - SYD
2 stops20h 19mAir New Zealand
Fri 9/811:50SYD - SAN
2 stops23h 02mAir New Zealand
Deal found 11/6$1,862
Sun 3/1119:40SAN - SYD
1 stop18h 35mAir New Zealand
Mon 18/1114:00SYD - SAN
2 stops23h 32mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/6$2,055
Sat 2/1116:03SAN - SYD
1 stop22h 12mAir New Zealand
Mon 18/1114:00SYD - SAN
2 stops19h 56mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/6$2,128
Fri 26/716:10SAN - SYD
1 stop21h 50mAir New Zealand
Fri 9/809:55SYD - SAN
2 stops24h 57mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/6$2,219

Cheap United Airlines flights from San Diego to Sydney

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by United Airlines for the route between San Diego and Sydney. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 564,061 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on United Airlines flights travelling from San Diego to Sydney. Ensure the flight price, dates, time, and airline match your criteria before you book.
Sun 28/707:00SAN - SYD
1 stop31h 00mUnited Airlines
Sun 11/809:30SYD - SAN
1 stop17h 41mUnited Airlines
Deal found 10/6$1,846
Mon 5/813:25SAN - SYD
1 stop24h 35mUnited Airlines
Wed 14/810:20SYD - SAN
1 stop17h 07mUnited Airlines
Deal found 12/6$1,868
Sat 27/720:39SAN - SYD
2 stops41h 21mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/810:20SYD - SAN
1 stop21h 35mUnited Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,892
Sat 27/716:10SAN - SYD
1 stop21h 50mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/809:30SYD - SAN
1 stop25h 22mUnited Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,942
Sun 11/820:39SAN - SYD
1 stop17h 16mUnited Airlines
Sat 17/809:30SYD - SAN
2 stops27h 48mUnited Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,949
Wed 10/716:10SAN - SYD
1 stop21h 50mUnited Airlines
Mon 12/810:20SYD - SAN
1 stop19h 02mUnited Airlines
Deal found 12/6$2,171
Mon 1/720:39SAN - SYD
1 stop17h 16mUnited Airlines
Sun 21/709:30SYD - SAN
2 stops25h 50mUnited Airlines
Deal found 11/6$2,177
Sun 7/714:29SAN - SYD
2 stops23h 26mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/809:30SYD - SAN
1 stop17h 41mUnited Airlines
Deal found 10/6$2,178
Mon 8/713:25SAN - SYD
2 stops24h 30mUnited Airlines
Fri 9/810:20SYD - SAN
1 stop21h 35mUnited Airlines
Deal found 10/6$2,254

Cheap San Diego to Sydney flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Diego to Sydney specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 564,061 searches. Prices were last updated on 12 June 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Sydney in 2024 at this time. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Tue 23/717:32SAN - SYD
3 stops25h 13mMultiple Airlines
Tue 30/713:15SYD - SAN
3 stops24h 19mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/6$1,684
Wed 31/717:00SAN - SYD
2 stops24h 20mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/809:20SYD - SAN
1 stop29h 32mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,706
Wed 31/717:00SAN - SYD
2 stops24h 20mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/806:00SYD - SAN
2 stops23h 02mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,721
Mon 8/709:35SAN - SYD
1 stop36h 05mMultiple Airlines
Fri 9/816:20SYD - SAN
1 stop22h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 10/6$1,746
Sat 27/717:00SAN - SYD
2 stops24h 20mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/809:20SYD - SAN
1 stop23h 56mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,771
Sat 27/717:00SAN - SYD
2 stops24h 20mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/806:00SYD - SAN
2 stops23h 02mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,786
Sun 28/707:00SAN - SYD
1 stop31h 00mUnited Airlines
Sun 11/809:30SYD - SAN
1 stop17h 41mUnited Airlines
Deal found 10/6$1,846
Tue 23/722:48SAN - SYD
2 stops39h 17mAmerican Airlines
Tue 30/709:15SYD - SAN
2 stops23h 22mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 12/6$1,849
Sun 28/713:38SAN - SYD
2 stops23h 57mDelta
Sun 11/809:25SYD - SAN
2 stops31h 25mDelta
Deal found 10/6$1,857

San Diego to Sydney 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Diego and Sydney in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 564,061 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Sydney in 2024 at this time. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Thu 15/809:35SAN - SYD
1 stop36h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sat 24/816:20SYD - SAN
1 stop22h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/6$942
Wed 14/809:35SAN - SYD
1 stop36h 05mMultiple Airlines
Mon 19/816:20SYD - SAN
1 stop22h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/6$991
Thu 5/907:00SAN - SYD
2 stops38h 40mMultiple Airlines
Mon 9/916:20SYD - SAN
1 stop22h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,207
Fri 2/809:35SAN - SYD
1 stop36h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sat 10/816:20SYD - SAN
1 stop22h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,333
Sun 3/1107:50SAN - SYD
1 stop40h 55mHawaiian Airlines
Sun 17/1121:40SYD - SAN
1 stop17h 00mHawaiian Airlines
Deal found 10/6$1,362
Thu 5/909:30SAN - SYD
1 stop36h 10mMultiple Airlines
Mon 9/916:20SYD - SAN
1 stop22h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,397
Fri 1/1109:40SAN - SYD
1 stop35h 55mMultiple Airlines
Sat 16/1117:25SYD - SAN
1 stop21h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/6$1,398
Sun 3/1110:10SAN - SYD
2 stops38h 35mHawaiian Airlines
Sun 17/1121:40SYD - SAN
1 stop17h 00mHawaiian Airlines
Deal found 10/6$1,433
Thu 8/807:05SAN - SYD
2 stops43h 40mHawaiian Airlines
Thu 29/821:40SYD - SAN
1 stop16h 55mHawaiian Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,439

San Diego to Sydney flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from San Diego to Sydney for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 564,061 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.
Users seeking a last-minute flight from San Diego to Sydney should consider booking one of these fares. Users should be sure to double check the price, date, and time of their last-minute flight.
Mon 17/612:40SAN - SYD
1 stop25h 40mAir Canada
Thu 4/709:20SYD - SAN
1 stop23h 56mAir Canada
Deal found 11/6$1,984
Mon 17/616:55SAN - SYD
2 stops24h 25mMultiple Airlines
Thu 4/709:20SYD - SAN
1 stop23h 56mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/6$2,030
Fri 21/607:00SAN - SYD
1 stop31h 20mAir Canada
Thu 4/709:20SYD - SAN
1 stop29h 32mAir Canada
Deal found 12/6$2,048
Wed 19/612:40SAN - SYD
1 stop25h 40mAir Canada
Wed 10/706:30SYD - SAN
2 stops22h 32mAir Canada
Deal found 12/6$2,116
Wed 19/613:00SAN - SYD
2 stops25h 05mAmerican Airlines
Wed 10/709:15SYD - SAN
2 stops23h 22mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 12/6$2,152
Fri 21/617:00SAN - SYD
1 stop21h 20mAir Canada
Thu 4/709:20SYD - SAN
1 stop29h 32mAir Canada
Deal found 11/6$2,289
Fri 21/616:20SAN - SYD
2 stops21h 45mAmerican Airlines
Thu 4/709:15SYD - SAN
2 stops40h 38mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 11/6$2,325
Fri 21/619:20SAN - SYD
1 stop18h 40mUnited Airlines
Thu 4/709:30SYD - SAN
2 stops28h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 11/6$2,327
Mon 17/622:00SAN - SYD
2 stops40h 20mAir Canada
Thu 4/709:20SYD - SAN
2 stops27h 58mAir Canada
Deal found 11/6$2,819

One-way flights to Sydney from San Diego

Search for one-way flight options from San Diego to Sydney. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 564,061 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from San Diego to Sydney. Those needing a return flight from San Diego to Sydney can use the search form above.
Thu 25/716:59SAN - SYD
1 stop28h 41mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 10/6$538
Tue 15/1009:40SAN - SYD
1 stop40h 05mHawaiian Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,088
Tue 3/907:00SAN - SYD
2 stops43h 45mHawaiian Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,168
Tue 3/918:07SAN - SYD
3 stops33h 03mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,218
Sat 26/1019:53SAN - SYD
1 stop40h 27mUnited Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,269
Tue 15/1012:45SAN - SYD
2 stops25h 10mUnited Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,272
Sat 26/1019:53SAN - SYD
1 stop40h 27mUnited Airlines
Deal found 12/6$1,274
Sat 26/1008:33SAN - SYD
3 stops29h 37mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/6$1,359
Sat 26/1012:40SAN - SYD
3 stops26h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 11/6$1,372

Find flights from San Diego to Sydney within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from San Diego to Sydney that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 564,061 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$942 - $2,065

Route

Depart

Return

Price

San DiegoSydney Kingsford Smith

SAN - SYD

SANSYD

San Diego

Thu 15/8

1 stop36h 05m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sat 24/8

1 stop22h 15m

$942

San DiegoSydney Kingsford Smith

SAN - SYD

SANSYD

San Diego

Wed 14/8

1 stop36h 05m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Mon 19/8

1 stop22h 15m

$991

San DiegoSydney Kingsford Smith

SAN - SYD

SANSYD

San Diego

Sun 3/11

1 stop40h 55m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sun 17/11

1 stop17h 00m

$1,362

San DiegoSydney Kingsford Smith

SAN - SYD

SANSYD

San Diego

Wed 11/9

1 stop25h 40m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Wed 25/9

1 stop23h 46m

$1,663

San DiegoSydney Kingsford Smith

SAN - SYD

SANSYD

San Diego

Wed 13/11

2 stops26h 56m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Mon 25/11

2 stops27h 07m

$1,789

San DiegoSydney Kingsford Smith

SAN - SYD

SANSYD

San Diego

Sun 28/7

1 stop31h 00m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sun 11/8

1 stop17h 41m

$1,846

San DiegoSydney Kingsford Smith

SAN - SYD

SANSYD

San Diego

Tue 23/7

2 stops39h 17m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 30/7

2 stops23h 22m

$1,849

San DiegoSydney Kingsford Smith

SAN - SYD

SANSYD

San Diego

Sun 28/7

2 stops23h 57m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sun 11/8

2 stops31h 25m

$1,857

San DiegoSydney Kingsford Smith

SAN - SYD

SANSYD

San Diego

Sun 4/8

2 stops29h 36m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Thu 22/8

2 stops29h 09m

$2,065

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Deals found on 12/6

How far ahead should I book a flight from San Diego to Sydney?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from San Diego to Sydney. Price data was last updated on 31 May 2024.
Booking 46 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from San Diego to Sydney. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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Best time to book a flight from San Diego to Sydney

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Temperature and rainfall in Sydney by month

Plan your trip to Sydney by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

SYD

Temperature

11 - 22 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Sydney, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 22.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of July, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 11.0 C).

Reviews of airlines servicing Sydney

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Sydney. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Sydney. Reviews last updated 12 June 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from San Diego to Sydney, such as Air New Zealand, United Airlines and Delta. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.5
Very Good
893 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Crew

8.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.5
Very Good
893 reviews
8.5
Very Good
893 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Crew

8.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.3
Very Good
1,418 reviews
8.5
Very Good
893 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Crew

8.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.3
Very Good
596 reviews
8.5
Very Good
893 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Crew

8.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.0
Very Good
10,000 reviews
8.5
Very Good
893 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Crew

8.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.0
Very Good
2,295 reviews
8.5
Very Good
893 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Crew

8.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from San Diego to Sydney for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Sydney for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $942, but on average you can expect to pay $1,490.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Sydney for under $2,000?

    There are currently 17+ open flights from San Diego to Sydney within the next 7 days for less than $2,000.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Diego to Sydney round-trip?

    Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Diego to Sydney round-trip from $1,362. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Air Canada. You may be able to fly from San Diego to Sydney for 29% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Diego to Sydney one-way?

    To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Hawaiian Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $1,088. United Airlines flights start at $1,269 while deals on Cathay Pacific start at $1,633 one-way.

  • What does SAN to SYD mean?

    San Diego Airport is SAN and Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport is SYD. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Diego to Sydney that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your San Diego to Sydney flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from San Diego to Sydney with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter San Diego to Sydney flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Diego to Sydney that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on San Diego to Sydney flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from San Diego to Sydney?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from San Diego to Sydney.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from San Diego to Sydney?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from San Diego to Sydney by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Diego to Sydney that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from San Diego to Sydney offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from San Diego to Sydney?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on San Diego to Sydney flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the San Diego to Sydney flight deals updated?

    The San Diego to Sydney flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 12/6.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from San Diego to Sydney?

    Currently, August is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San Diego to Sydney (average of $127). Flying from San Diego to Sydney in December is currently the most expensive (average of $167). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 2 airlines flying from San Diego to Sydney

Discover the top 2 airlines that operate flights from San Diego to Sydney. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 564,061 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Air CanadaCheapest$1,685Average$2,375FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%
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United AirlinesCheapest$1,741Average$2,695FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn