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The best prices from Sydney to Wellington are usually found in May or November, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

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

SYD - WLG
Price
$404 - $736
WLG
Temperature
12 - 21 °C
WLG
Rainfall
16 - 50 mm
Popular in December High demand for flights, 35% potential price rise
Cheapest in May Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
Round-trip from €404 From Sydney to Wellington
One-way from €168 One-way flight from Sydney to Wellington
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Sydney to Wellington?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Thursday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Sydney to Wellington at least 59 days early can save you up to 42% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 59 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Sydney to Wellington for as little as $761 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 $861 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

May can be a great time to fly to Wellington from Sydney with a flight ticket averaging about $474. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $289. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

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 in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 30% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Wellington in September, October 2020

The best prices found for SYD to WLG flights in September, October
31 Oct - 5 Nov
$630pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
31 Oct - 5 Nov
$763pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
30 Sep - 19 Nov
$1,245pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sydney to Wellington 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Wellington from Sydney found for this year
1 Dec - 8 Dec
$299pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
31 Oct - 5 Nov
$630pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
31 Oct - 5 Nov
$763pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Direct flights to Wellington from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to Wellington direct flight deals
14 Feb - 28 Feb
$470pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Direct
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Qantas Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
14 Feb - 28 Feb
$471pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Direct
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Qantas Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
13 Mar - 17 Mar
$568pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Emirates
Direct
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Emirates
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Last-minute flights from Sydney to Wellington

Late deals on return flights to Wellington from Sydney, departing today and this week
30 Sep - 19 Nov
$1,245pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

One-way flights to Wellington from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Wellington
14:40 - 02:05
Jetstar
1 stop
9h 25m
SYD - WLG
Jetstar
$231
CheapFaresNow
04:40 - 09:55
Qantas Airways
Direct
3h 15m
SYD - WLG
Qantas Airways
$324
Travelgenio
08:35 - 05:25
Air New Zealand
2 stops
18h 50m
SYD - WLG
Air New Zealand
$576
Travelgenio

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Sydney to Wellington

Can I find flights from Sydney to Wellington for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Wellington for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $284, but on average you can expect to pay $486.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Wellington for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 7 direct flights from Sydney to Wellington under $500. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Wellington is less than $604.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to Wellington for under $1,300?

There are currently 1+ open flights from Sydney to Wellington within the next 7 days for less than $1,300.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Wellington was viewed by 6,129 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Sydney or Wellington?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Sydney is typically greater than that of Wellington. We can gather that this will continue over the next 11 days.

Is Sydney weather warmer or cooler than Wellington?

Temperatures around the 27 °Cs can be experienced in January. The weather in Wellington is colder than in Sydney. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Sydney to Wellington?

Airlines like Qantas Airways, Emirates, and Air New Zealand fly from Sydney to Wellington in about 3h 15m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 2h 05m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

Flying on Jetstar is currently your cheapest option to Wellington, with prices starting at $390. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways, with the lowest prices starting at $583 and $645, respectively. Jetstar is currently priced 19% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Jetstar. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $231. Users have also found prices from $324 and $576 on Jetstar and Qantas Airways, respectively.

Destination information for Wellington

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Sydney to Wellington
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.08
Flight duration
3h 27m
Average temperature for September in Wellington
14.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Wellington
23.0 mm

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