Cheap flights from Sydney to Wellington

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The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Wellington are usually found in August or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Sydney (SYD) to Wellington (WLG)

All the information you need to plan the best SYD to WLG flight in 2022: compare Sydney to Wellington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Wellington.

SYD - WLG

Price

$454 - $851

WLG

Temperature

9 - 17 °C

WLG

Rainfall

70 - 130 mm

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 37% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
Round-trip from$647From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Wellington
One-way from$355One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Wellington

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

Leaving on a Friday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 7% on the overall cost on flights from Sydney to Wellington.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 78% by booking at least 61 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 Sydney to Wellington within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,048.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Wellington from Sydney. Users have commonly found prices around $764 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $507. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in April.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Sydney to Wellington is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at midday tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 39% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Wellington in August, September 2022

The best prices found for SYD to WLG flights in August, September
24 Aug. - 7 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

9h 35m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

7h 40m
$578

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

23 Aug. - 10 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

9h 35m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 40m
$585

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

24 Aug. - 7 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

9h 35m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 40m
$595

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Sydney to Wellington 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Wellington from Sydney found for this year
17 Nov. - 20 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

9h 25m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
$543

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

18 Nov. - 27 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

18h 40m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

21h 20m
$548

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

11 Nov. - 25 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

10h 20m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

11h 05m
$551

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Sydney to Wellington

24 Nov. - 26 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 15m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 45m
$557

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

3 Nov. - 17 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 15m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 45m
$604

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

23 Jan. - 31 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 15m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 45m
$605

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

  • If you’re travelling from Sydney to Wellington, one of the more common airlines travelling that route is Air New Zealand. Sydney to Wellington flights are typically 116% more expensive than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Air New Zealand typically cost $479.55 RT. The cheapest Air New Zealand flight found for this route was $346. Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport is the most common Sydney airport to take off from when flying to Wellington. Wellington Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Wellington. When flying from Sydney to Wellington, Air New Zealand flights are 13% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Jetstar flights from Sydney to Wellington

18 Nov. - 27 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

18h 40m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

21h 20m
$548

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

11 Nov. - 25 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

10h 20m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

11h 05m
$551

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

24 Aug. - 7 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

9h 35m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

7h 40m
$578

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

  • Jetstar is one of the most popular airlines used for those travelling from Sydney to Wellington. Flights from Jetstar travelling this route typically cost $484.13 RT. This price is typically 113% cheaper than other airlines that offer Sydney to Wellington flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $419. The most popular departure airport in Sydney when flying to Wellington is Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Wellington is Wellington Airport. When flying from Sydney to Wellington, Jetstar flights are 1% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Direct flights to Wellington from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to Wellington direct flight deals
24 Nov. - 26 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 15m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 45m
$557

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

3 Nov. - 17 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 15m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 45m
$604

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

23 Jan. - 31 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

3h 15m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 45m
$605

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Last-minute flights from Sydney to Wellington

Late deals on return flights to Wellington from Sydney, departing today and this week
17 Aug. - 22 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

22h 10m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 45m
$658

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

17 Aug. - 22 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

18h 25m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

12h 50m
$699

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

21 Aug. - 7 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

14h 05m
WLG

Wellington

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

7h 40m
$704

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

One-way flights to Wellington from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Wellington
12 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

18h 25m
$244

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

24 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

7h 25m
$272

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

9 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

18h 05m
$281

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Booking a flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Wellington (WLG) is your only option if you wish to fly from Sydney to Wellington. On a typical day, there are 16 flights from Kingsford Smith to Wellington, all of which are around 3h 10m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 6 airlines when you book a flight from Kingsford Smith to Wellington.

Which airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Wellington 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 Qantas Airways flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Wellington have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Sydney to Wellington for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Wellington for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $543, but on average you can expect to pay $581.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Wellington for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Sydney to Wellington under $600. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Wellington is less than $649.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to Wellington for under $700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Sydney to Wellington within the next 7 days for less than $700.

How popular is this Sydney to Wellington flight route?

Flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Wellington have been viewed 2,774 times in the past calendar month.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Sydney to Wellington is Jetstar. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $548 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Air New Zealand, starting at $557. Jetstar is currently priced 28% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Jetstar, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $312. Air New Zealand flights start at $352 while deals on Emirates start at $365 one-way.

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

Before booking your flight from Sydney to Wellington, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Emirates, Jetstar or Air New Zealand.

What are the most reliable airlines from Sydney to Wellington?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Sydney to Wellington are United Airlines (70%), Air New Zealand (70%) and Air Canada (70%).

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to Wellington?

On average you can expect to pay $948 for a flight from Sydney to Wellington. The cheapest flight overall is $307 while the most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Wellington) is currently priced at $557.

Alternative routes for Sydney to Wellington

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 6 airlines flying from Sydney to Wellington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to Wellington choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Singapore AirlinesCheapest$197Average$401FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$315Average$494FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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JetstarCheapest$393Average$539FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$493Average$683FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$504Average$761FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapest$597Average$689FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Sydney to Wellington

See what time of day planes typically take off from Sydney to Wellington
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
72%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
27%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Sydney to Wellington

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Sydney to Wellington
Sunday19daily flights
Monday20daily flights
Tuesday14daily flights
Wednesday13daily flights
Thursday15daily flights
Friday19daily flights
Saturday15daily flights