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Did you mean flights from Auckland to Sydney, Australia?

The city of Auckland is the largest city in New Zealand, sitting to the northern end of the North Island. While Wellington is the political and business capital of New Zealand, Auckland is considered by many to be a New Zealand’s main tourist city and is a common point of entry for international travelers. Auckland is a city on the water, based around two main harbors and known locally as the City of Sails. The Auckland Sky Tower offers amazing views of the city, as well as the chance to bungee jump off it if so desired. Other attractions include the beautiful Auckland Domain, the War Memorial Museum, the Auckland Art Gallery and Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium.

Flying to Auckland

1. Which airports serve Sydney to Auckland?

Direct flights to Auckland from Sydney depart from Sydney Airport, conveniently located just 6 miles south of the city center, and arrive at Auckland Airport, around 10 miles to the south of Auckland city center. The Auckland SkyBus transfers travelers between the airport and the city center, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. You can also, of course, get a taxi or rent a car.

2. Which airlines operate flights from Sydney to Auckland?

There are a few different airlines that fly directly to Auckland from Sydney, including Air New Zealand, Qantas, Jetstar, and Virgin Australia. Flights run daily, throughout the year.

3. How long is the flight?

If you have booked a direct flight from Sydney to Auckland, you can expect the flight to take approximately 3 hours and 10 minutes. New Zealand is 2 hours ahead of Sydney.

4. Climate changes between Sydney and Auckland

Both Sydney and Auckland experience a temperate climate. Auckland is usually a few degrees cooler than Sydney though, and its weather changes quickly and regularly. New Zealanders claim their country regularly experiences “4 seasons in one day”, so pack with this in mind.

5. Culture differences and need-to-know

Auckland’s currency is the New Zealand dollar, which can be easily acquired at banks, and international airports. Popular credit cards, such as Visa and Mastercard, are widely accepted.

Many countries have a visa waiver agreement with New Zealand, meaning no visa is required to enter the country as a tourist. If you come from a country that is not exempt, you will need to apply for a visa in advance, but this can usually be easily done online.

Auckland Information

Auckland is the gateway city to the adventure playground that is New Zealand. The country is known for outdoor adventure and extreme sport, such as whitewater rafting, bungy jumping, and skydiving. The city itself has plenty to offer as well, though. Check out the War Memorial Museum, the Auckland Art Gallery, and Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium. Spend a little time in the Auckland Domain, the city’s oldest park, and home to the beautiful Wintergardens.

Consider a day trip out of the city to explore the Hauraki Gulf Marine Park, or enjoy the nearby beautiful beaches. A short boat ride across the harbor to Devonport, followed by a hike up Mount Victoria, will give you beautiful views of the city and harbor, especially at sunset.

Sydney, Australia to Auckland Last modified: May 16, 2022 15:18 -04:00

We've scanned 25,958 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Auckland. Jetstar & !! frequently offer the best deals to Auckland flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
SYDAKL
Fri 22/07
nonstop
AKLSYD
Wed 27/07
nonstop
$396
!!
SYDAKL
Sat 20/08
nonstop
AKLSYD
Tue 30/08
nonstop
$573
Latam Airlines Group
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Tue 7/06
nonstop
AKLSYD
Tue 14/06
nonstop
$639
Qantas
SYDAKL
Tue 7/06
2 stops
AKLSYD
Tue 14/06
2 stops
$711
Air New Zealand
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Sun 22/05
nonstop
AKLSYD
Wed 1/06
nonstop
$985

How Much is a Flight from Sydney, Australia to Auckland?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Sydney, Australia to Auckland, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $582.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Sydney, Australia to Auckland?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Sydney, Australia to Auckland based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Sydney, Australia to Auckland?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Sydney, Australia to Auckland.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $985 $864
7-14 days $985 $864
14-21 days $688 $816
21-30 days $639 $711
30-60 days $716 $651
60-90 days $396 $477
90+ days $395 $501

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sydney, Australia to Auckland

We've examined 51,916 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Sydney, Australia to Auckland is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$162$635$133$526$396$1,363$857

Compare Flight Prices from Sydney, Australia to Auckland by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Sydney, Australia to Auckland flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Sydney, Australia Auckland !! 22/05/22 1/06/22 1 $857
June Sydney, Australia Auckland Latam Airlines Group 7/06/22 14/06/22 0 $635
July Sydney, Australia Auckland Jetstar 22/07/22 27/07/22 0 $396
August Sydney, Australia Auckland !! 20/08/22 30/08/22 0 $569
September Sydney, Australia Auckland Qantas 23/09/22 10/10/22 2 $661
October Sydney, Australia Auckland Jetstar 16/10/22 25/10/22 0 $392
November Sydney, Australia Auckland Jetstar 23/11/22 30/11/22 0 $313
December Sydney, Australia Auckland Air New Zealand 21/12/22 8/01/23 0 $783

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Sydney, Australia to Auckland

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Sydney, Australia to Auckland. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Sydney, Australia to Auckland

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Sydney, Australia to Auckland is $624.

The average price for direct flights from Sydney, Australia to Auckland is $593.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Sydney, Australia to Auckland.

Weekly Direct Flights from Sydney, Australia to Auckland - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Virgin Australia 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 05:00 13:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Sydney, Australia to Auckland

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Sydney, Australia to Auckland. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Sydney, Australia to Auckland is $320.

The average price for round trip flights from Sydney, Australia to Auckland is $569.

Sydney, Australia to Auckland Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Sydney, Australia to Auckland?
Answer: The average Sydney, Australia to Auckland flight time is 3 hours and 10 minutes.
Question: How far is Auckland from Sydney, Australia?
Answer: The distance from Sydney, Australia to Auckland is 2,158 kilometers (1,341 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Sydney, Australia to Auckland?
Answer: There are 14 direct flights from Sydney, Australia to Auckland.
Question: What are the most popular Sydney, Australia airlines for direct flights from Sydney, Australia to Auckland?
Answer: Virgin Australia provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Sydney, Australia and Auckland.

Sydney, Australia to Auckland Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Sydney, Australia and Auckland. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Flights from Sydney, Australia to Auckland