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Cheap flights from Wellington to Sydney from $219

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 22/3. 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.
WLG — SYD
27 Feb — 5 Mar1
1 adult
Tue 27/2
Tue 5/3

The best prices from Wellington to Sydney Kingsford Smith are usually found in October or August, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

Cheap flight deals from Wellington to Sydney

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Wellington (WLG) 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 23 February 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

October

Round-trip from

$295

One-way from

$276
High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
From Wellington to Sydney Kingsford Smith
One-way flight from Wellington to Sydney Kingsford Smith

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

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 19% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Wellington to Sydney at least 27 days early can save you up to 47% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 27 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Wellington to Sydney for as little as $753 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $913 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of October. Prices to Sydney from Wellington average $690. You can even find prices in October for less than $690, as users have found deals to Sydney from as low as $326. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Sydney from Wellington. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 28%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Wellington to Sydney (WLG - SYD)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Wellington to Sydney is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 21% on airfare.

Cheap Jetstar flights from Wellington to Sydney

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Jetstar for the route between Wellington 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 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Peruse some of the lowest-priced Jetstar flights we've found from Wellington to Sydney. Deals update often to give you more flight options matching your criteria
Mon 29/421:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 55mJetstar
Fri 10/518:30SYD - WLG
1 stop15h 05mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$440
Mon 29/421:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 55mJetstar
Fri 10/518:30SYD - WLG
1 stop15h 05mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$477
Mon 15/421:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 55mJetstar
Mon 29/409:05SYD - WLG
1 stop20h 00mJetstar
Deal found 20/2$489
Fri 14/607:40WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 00mJetstar
Wed 19/609:05SYD - WLG
1 stop9h 30mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$524
Mon 29/421:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 55mJetstar
Thu 9/509:05SYD - WLG
1 stop9h 30mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$530
Mon 11/321:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 50mJetstar
Tue 12/318:35SYD - WLG
1 stop16h 00mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$535
Tue 30/421:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 55mJetstar
Thu 9/509:05SYD - WLG
1 stop9h 30mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$546
Sat 27/420:10WLG - SYD
1 stop13h 55mJetstar
Tue 7/509:05SYD - WLG
1 stop6h 05mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$553
Tue 12/321:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 50mJetstar
Thu 14/306:05SYD - WLG
1 stop28h 30mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$556

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Wellington to Sydney

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air New Zealand for the route between Wellington 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 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Browse through some of the cheapest Air New Zealand flights travelling from Wellington to Sydney. Check back soon if you're not seeing flights that suit your needs.
Mon 29/420:00WLG - SYD
1 stop14h 45mAir New Zealand
Wed 8/518:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 21/2$357
Mon 29/420:00WLG - SYD
1 stop14h 45mAir New Zealand
Wed 8/508:45SYD - WLG
1 stop5h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 21/2$381
Mon 29/415:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Wed 8/518:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 21/2$401
Mon 6/515:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Mon 20/518:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 21/2$529
Sat 18/515:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Sun 19/518:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/2$533
Tue 30/415:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Thu 9/518:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/2$541
Fri 14/615:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Wed 19/618:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 21/2$549
Mon 24/619:40WLG - SYD
1 stop14h 35mAir New Zealand
Sun 30/608:45SYD - WLG
1 stop6h 25mAir New Zealand
Deal found 20/2$559
Mon 29/415:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Fri 10/518:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 21/2$576

Cheap Wellington to Sydney flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Wellington to Sydney specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 690,988 searches. Prices were last updated on 23 February 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Wellington to Sydney in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Mon 11/321:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 50mJetstar
Tue 12/318:35SYD - WLG
1 stop16h 00mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$535
Mon 11/321:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 50mJetstar
Tue 12/311:10SYD - WLG
2 stops17h 55mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$616
Sat 16/321:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 50mJetstar
Sun 17/318:20SYD - WLG
1 stop10h 45mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$626
Sat 16/306:20WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 40mQantas Airways
Sun 17/309:40SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mQantas Airways
Deal found 22/2$635
Mon 11/321:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 50mMultiple Airlines
Tue 12/318:40SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/2$643
Sat 16/306:20WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 40mMultiple Airlines
Sun 17/318:20SYD - WLG
1 stop10h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/2$651
Sat 16/308:30WLG - SYD
2 stops13h 05mJetstar
Sun 17/318:20SYD - WLG
1 stop10h 45mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$692
Mon 11/306:20WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 40mMultiple Airlines
Tue 12/307:55SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/2$713
Sat 16/308:30WLG - SYD
2 stops13h 05mJetstar
Sun 17/306:00SYD - WLG
2 stops23h 05mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$829

Wellington to Sydney 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Wellington and Sydney in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Wellington to Sydney in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Mon 29/420:00WLG - SYD
1 stop14h 45mAir New Zealand
Wed 8/518:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 21/2$357
Mon 29/420:00WLG - SYD
1 stop14h 45mAir New Zealand
Wed 8/508:45SYD - WLG
1 stop5h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 21/2$381
Mon 29/415:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Wed 8/518:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 21/2$401
Mon 29/421:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 55mJetstar
Fri 10/518:30SYD - WLG
1 stop15h 05mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$440
Mon 29/421:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 55mJetstar
Fri 10/518:30SYD - WLG
1 stop15h 05mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$477
Mon 15/421:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 55mJetstar
Mon 29/409:05SYD - WLG
1 stop20h 00mJetstar
Deal found 20/2$489
Sat 22/615:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mMultiple Airlines
Tue 2/709:05SYD - WLG
1 stop9h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$504
Sat 22/615:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/609:05SYD - WLG
1 stop8h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$506
Fri 28/615:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mMultiple Airlines
Tue 2/709:05SYD - WLG
1 stop6h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$507

Direct flights to Sydney from Wellington

Discover direct flight options from Wellington to Sydney. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
For a shorter flight, select one of these non-stop flights from Wellington to Sydney. Select from other flights from Wellington to Sydney by using the search form above.
Mon 29/415:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Wed 8/518:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 21/2$401
Sat 4/515:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Tue 14/518:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/2$529
Sat 18/515:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Sun 19/518:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/2$533
Tue 30/415:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Thu 9/518:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/2$541
Mon 24/615:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Sun 30/618:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 20/2$547
Sat 4/515:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Tue 7/518:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/2$549
Mon 29/415:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Fri 10/518:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 21/2$576
Mon 29/415:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Thu 9/518:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/2$578
Sat 22/615:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Sun 30/618:25SYD - WLG
Nonstop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 21/2$579

One-way flights to Sydney from Wellington

Search for one-way flight options from Wellington 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 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Wellington to Sydney can choose from these deals. Those seeking round-trip flights from Wellington to Sydney should utilise the search form at the top of the page.
Fri 22/313:35WLG - SYD
1 stop10h 40mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$219
Mon 11/321:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 50mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$235
Tue 12/321:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 50mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$239
Wed 20/313:35WLG - SYD
1 stop10h 40mJetstar
Deal found 20/2$248
Tue 16/406:05WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 40mQantas Airways
Deal found 22/2$261
Wed 20/306:20WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 40mQantas Airways
Deal found 20/2$270
Thu 21/306:20WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 40mQantas Airways
Deal found 22/2$271
Thu 4/715:40WLG - SYD
Nonstop3h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 21/2$276
Thu 21/321:10WLG - SYD
1 stop12h 50mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$277

Find flights from Wellington to Sydney within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Wellington 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 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$357 - $994

Route

Depart

Return

Price

WellingtonSydney Kingsford Smith

WLG - SYD

WLGSYD

Wellington

Mon 29/4

1 stop14h 45m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Wed 8/5

Nonstop3h 15m

$357

WellingtonSydney Kingsford Smith

WLG - SYD

WLGSYD

Wellington

Mon 29/4

1 stop14h 45m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Wed 8/5

1 stop5h 55m

$381

WellingtonSydney Kingsford Smith

WLG - SYD

WLGSYD

Wellington

Mon 29/4

Nonstop3h 45m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Wed 8/5

Nonstop3h 15m

$401

WellingtonSydney Kingsford Smith

WLG - SYD

WLGSYD

Wellington

Mon 29/4

1 stop12h 55m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Fri 10/5

1 stop15h 05m

$440

WellingtonSydney Kingsford Smith

WLG - SYD

WLGSYD

Wellington

Mon 29/4

1 stop12h 55m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Fri 10/5

1 stop15h 05m

$477

WellingtonSydney Kingsford Smith

WLG - SYD

WLGSYD

Wellington

Sat 22/6

Nonstop3h 45m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 2/7

1 stop9h 30m

$504

WellingtonSydney Kingsford Smith

WLG - SYD

WLGSYD

Wellington

Sat 22/6

Nonstop3h 45m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sat 29/6

1 stop8h 30m

$506

WellingtonSydney Kingsford Smith

WLG - SYD

WLGSYD

Wellington

Mon 24/6

Nonstop3h 40m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Wed 3/7

Nonstop3h 15m

$616

WellingtonSydney Kingsford Smith

WLG - SYD

WLGSYD

Wellington

Sat 6/7

Nonstop3h 40m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Fri 2/8

Nonstop3h 15m

$994

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 21/2

When is the best time to book a flight from Wellington to Sydney?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Wellington to Sydney. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Wellington to Sydney may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 26 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Wellington to Sydney?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Wellington to Sydney. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.
Morning
Midday
Afternoon
Evening
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Wellington to Sydney flight should consider departing on Thursday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Sydney by month

Plan your trip from Wellington to Sydney by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Wellington to Sydney is currently $255 while a return flight costs $519. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.

Currently, August is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Wellington to Sydney (average of $127). Flying from Wellington 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.

January

$230

February

$206

March

$229

April

$224

May

$206

June

$213

July

$206

August

$194

September

$200

October

$204

November

$235

December

$254

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

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 23 February 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with Jetstar, Air New Zealand and Qantas Airways from Wellington to Sydney to help guide your decision. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.3
Very Good
741 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was great and the staff was very friendly and helpful.

8.3
Very Good
741 reviews
8.3
Very Good
741 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was great and the staff was very friendly and helpful.

8.2
Very Good
4,340 reviews
8.3
Very Good
741 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was great and the staff was very friendly and helpful.

8.0
Very Good
266 reviews
8.3
Very Good
741 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was great and the staff was very friendly and helpful.

7.8
Good
1,116 reviews
8.3
Very Good
741 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was great and the staff was very friendly and helpful.

6.9
Okay
808 reviews
8.3
Very Good
741 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was great and the staff was very friendly and helpful.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Wellington to Sydney. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.

What airports do I use to fly from Wellington to Sydney?

If you book a flight from Wellington to Sydney, you will be flying from Wellington to Kingsford Smith. Flights to Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) from Wellington (WLG) take 3h 15m for a nonstop flight. There are 20 flights from Wellington to Sydney per day from 4 airlines.

Can I find flights from Wellington to Sydney for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Wellington to Sydney for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $357, but on average you can expect to pay $491.

Are there direct flights from Wellington to Sydney for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Wellington to Sydney under $400. A good price for a direct flight from Wellington to Sydney is less than $571.

What days are direct flights available from Wellington to Sydney?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday.

How popular is this Wellington to Sydney flight route?

How many flights depart from Wellington to Sydney on average per day?

5 flight departures from Wellington to Sydney per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 60% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 40% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Wellington to Sydney?

Air New Zealand and Jetstar can get you from Wellington to Sydney in just under 12h 55m. Your travel time can differ by up to 1h 50m. Airlines will cover a distance of 2239 km. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Wellington to Sydney round-trip?

Flying on Air New Zealand is currently your cheapest option to Sydney, with prices starting at $357. Another option worth looking into is Jetstar, starting at $440 round trip. These flights start at 48% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Jetstar, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $219. However, be on the lookout for offers from Qantas Airways and Air New Zealand, as they are both options that can get you from Wellington to Sydney for a low price.

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

What are the most reliable airlines from Wellington to Sydney?

Before booking your flight to Sydney from Wellington, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Asiana Airlines (100%), Air New Zealand (97%), Etihad Airways( 97%).

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