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USA to Australia

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

To save up to 16% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 46 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from USA to Australia from $972 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,089 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Australia. Flights to Australia from USA in March are about $1,040 on average during March, but can be found for as low as $734.

Cheap flights from USA to Australia in September, October 2020

The best prices found for USA to Australia flights for September, October
29 Oct - 3 Nov
$943pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
27 Oct - 10 Nov
$964pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
27 Oct - 1 Nov
$984pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

USA to Australia 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Australia from USA found for this year
1 Dec - 9 Dec
$775pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
5 Dec - 11 Jan
$777pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
2 Dec - 13 Dec
$784pp
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 USA

Save time with USA to Australia direct flight deals
23 Feb - 23 Mar
$922pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Qantas Airways
Non-Stop
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
5 Jan - 19 Jan
$923pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Qantas Airways
Non-Stop
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Feb - 5 Mar
$965pp
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 USA to Australia

Late deals on round-trip flights to Australia from USA, departing today and this week
24 Sep - 24 Nov
$4,884pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
24 Sep - 26 Nov
$5,977pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
22 Sep - 16 Jan
$6,155pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Hawaiian Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Australia from USA

The cheapest one-way flights from USA to Australia
4:30 pm - 7:30 am
Fiji Airways
1 Stop
20h 00m
LAX - MEL
Fiji Airways
$601
FlightHub
5:00 am - 5:40 pm
Hawaiian Airlines
2 Stops
44h 40m
JFK - SYD
Hawaiian Airlines
$627
Hawaiian Airlines
5:00 am - 6:40 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
42h 40m
SFO - MEL
Multiple Airlines
$643
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From USA to Australia

Are flight prices decreasing from USA 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 USA 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 USA to Australia for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from USA to Australia for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Fiji Airways for just $775, but on average you can expect to pay $805.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from USA to Australia under $1,000. A good price for a nonstop flight from USA to Australia is less than $1,077.

Are there last-minute flights available from USA to Australia for under $4,900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from USA to Australia within the next 7 days for less than $4,900.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 26 users have taken a look at flights from United States to Australia.

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from USA to Australia.

What are the most popular routes from USA to Australia?

The most popular flight routes from USA to Australia are Los Angeles - Sydney Kingsford Smith, San Francisco - Melbourne and New York John F Kennedy Intl - Sydney Kingsford Smith.

What are the cheapest Flights from USA to Australia?

Looking for the cheapest flight from USA 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 $775.

What are the most reliable airlines from USA to Australia?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from USA to Australia are American Airlines (100%), Avianca (100%) and Air New Zealand (100%).

How long is the flight from USA to Australia?

A quick flight from USA to Australia can take about 15h 20m. Qantas Airways provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $922. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from USA to Australia round-trip?

Flying on Fiji Airways is currently your cheapest option to Australia, with prices starting at $775.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Hawaiian Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $440. Hawaiian Airlines is not the only option available. At the moment, Fiji Airways is another option, for $483.

Destination information for Australia

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from USA to Australia
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.37
Flight duration
14h 37m
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