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California to Australia

How far in advance should I book a flight from California to Australia?

Users have found that booking a flight from California to Australia at least 46 days early can save you up to 16% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 46 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from California to Australia for as little as $972 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 $1,089 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from California to Australia?

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Australia from California. Prices for March average $1,040 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $734. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a March flight can save you 29% on your journey compared to booking in March

Cheap flights from California to Australia in September, October 2020

The best prices found for California to Australia flights for September, October
27 Oct - 31 Jan
$985pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
BNE
Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
28 Oct - 1 Jan
$1,021pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
30 Oct - 6 Nov
$1,032pp
SFO
San Francisco
China Eastern
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
China Eastern
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

California to Australia 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Australia from California found for this year
1 Dec - 9 Dec
$766pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
1 Dec - 12 Dec
$776pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
5 Dec - 20 Jan
$779pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to Australia from California

Save time with California to Australia direct flight deals
7 Feb - 28 Feb
$920pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Qantas Airways
Non-Stop
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Mar - 31 Mar
$932pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Qantas Airways
Non-Stop
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Mar - 31 Mar
$933pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Qantas Airways
Non-Stop
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from California to Australia

Late deals on round-trip flights to Australia from California, departing today and this week
6 Oct - 20 Oct
$2,058pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
5 Oct - 26 Nov
$2,320pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
5 Oct - 26 Nov
$2,346pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Australia from California

The cheapest one-way flights from California to Australia
6:30 am - 5:00 am
China Eastern
1 Stop
27h 30m
LAX - SYD
China Eastern
$594
Expedia
4:30 pm - 7:00 am
Fiji Airways
1 Stop
19h 30m
LAX - SYD
Fiji Airways
$623
StudentUniverse
4:30 pm - 1:50 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
26h 20m
LAX - SYD
Multiple Airlines
$636
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about California to Australia flights.

Flight FAQs

From California to Australia

Are flight prices decreasing from California to Australia due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both California and Australia for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from California to Australia for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from California to Australia for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Fiji Airways for just $766, but on average you can expect to pay $786.

Are there nonstop flights from California to Australia for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from California to Australia under $1,000. A good price for a nonstop flight from California to Australia is less than $1,071.

Are there last-minute flights available from California to Australia for under $2,100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from California to Australia within the next 7 days for less than $2,100.

What days are nonstop flights available from California to Australia?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Wednesday.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from California to Australia have been viewed 381 times in the past calendar month.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from California to Australia?

The most popular airlines flying from California to Australia are Major Airline, American Airlines and Air Canada. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most popular routes from California to Australia?

Most travelers choose Los Angeles - Sydney Kingsford Smith, San Francisco - Sydney Kingsford Smith or Los Angeles - Melbourne when deciding on the best route from California to Australia.

What are the cheapest Flights from California to Australia?

Looking for the cheapest flight from California to Australia? While on average our users pay $987, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $529. The most popular route (Los Angeles - Sydney Kingsford Smith), is priced around $774.

What are the most reliable airlines from California to Australia?

Before booking your flight to Australia from California, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: American Airlines (100%), Avianca (100%), Air New Zealand( 100%).

How long is the flight from California to Australia?

Qantas Airways, Fiji Airways, and Delta can get you from California to Australia in just under 15h 20m. Your travel time can differ by up to 3h 30m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from California to Australia round-trip?

According to our current data, Fiji Airways ($766), and China Eastern ($824) offers the cheapest pricing from California to Australia.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from California to Australia one-way?

$492 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Fiji Airways. You may also be able to find cheap deals on China Eastern, with prices from $580.

Destination information for Australia

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from California to Australia
Today's exchange rate
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Flight duration
14h 37m

Airports servicing

Burbank (BUR)
Concord Buchanan Fld (CCR)
Crescent City (CEC)
McClellan-Palomar (CLD)
Fresno (FAT)
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