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Cheap flights from Durham (RDU) to Sydney (SYD)

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The best prices from Durham to Sydney are usually found in September or November, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Durham (RDU) to Sydney (SYD)

RDU - SYD
Price
$1,167 - $1,734
SYD
Temperature
32 - 75.2 °F
SYD
Rainfall
3.3 - 6.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,167

From Durham to Sydney

One-way from

$1,111

One-way flight from Durham to Sydney

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 round-trip from Durham to Sydney?

Sunday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 20%.

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

To save up to 14% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Durham to Sydney from $1,179 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,248 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

July is one of the best times of the year to fly to Sydney from Durham. Prices for July average $1,017 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $635. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a July flight can save you 32% on your journey compared to booking in July

When is the cheapest time to fly from Durham to Sydney (RDU - SYD)?

When flying from Durham to Sydney, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 24% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Durham to Sydney in January, February 2021

The best prices found for RDU to SYD flights for January, February
15 Feb - 22 Feb
$11,981pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Delta
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
15 Jan - 22 Jan
$12,268pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Delta
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Delta
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
14 Feb - 21 Feb
$13,606pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Durham to Sydney 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from Durham found for this year
18 Aug - 25 Aug
$1,344pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
18 Aug - 25 Aug
$1,361pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
15 Jul - 21 Jul
$1,420pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

One-way flights to Sydney from Durham

The cheapest one-way flights from Durham to Sydney
3:01 am - 3:45 pm
Hawaiian Airlines
2 Stops
46h 44m
RDU - SYD
Hawaiian Airlines
$1,111
Hawaiian Airlines
2:14 am - 3:55 am
Qantas Airways
3 Stops
59h 41m
RDU - SYD
Qantas Airways
$1,676
CheapFlights
10:45 am - 1:00 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
24h 15m
RDU - SYD
United Airlines
$2,263
United

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Durham to Sydney

Are flight prices decreasing from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney 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 Raleigh-Durham Intl and Sydney 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Sydney Kingsford Smith to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Sydney Kingsford Smith. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Sydney Kingsford Smith have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Sydney Kingsford Smith that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, Qantas Airways, and Virgin Australia. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Durham to Sydney for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Durham to Sydney for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,420, but on average you can expect to pay $1,614.

Are there nonstop flights from Durham to Sydney for under $1,400 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Durham to Sydney, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Does it rain more in Raleigh-Durham Intl or Sydney?

Expected rainfall in Raleigh-Durham Intl is less than in Sydney. You can expect this to be the case over the next 15 days.

Is Raleigh-Durham Intl weather warmer or cooler than Sydney?

With an average temperature of 91 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Sydney are colder than in Raleigh-Durham Intl.

How long is the flight from Durham to Sydney?

Departing from Durham to Sydney will take you 24h 34m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

According to our current data, Cathay Pacific ($1,504), Hawaiian Airlines ($2,024), and Singapore Airlines ($2,181) offers the cheapest pricing from Durham to Sydney.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Hawaiian Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $1,111. Qantas Airways flights start at $1,676 while deals on United Airlines start at $2,263 one-way.

Destination information for Sydney

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Durham to Sydney
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.30
Average temperature for January in Sydney
32.0 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Sydney
5.7 ″

Airports servicing Raleigh

Airports servicing Sydney

Top 7 airlines flying from Durham to Sydney

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Durham to Sydney choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
$628 $1,139 No cancel fee 80%
Qantas Airways
$675 $1,150 No cancel fee 74%
Air New Zealand
$894 $1,331 No cancel fee 78%
American Airlines
$730 $1,380 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$685 $1,381 No cancel fee 69%
Air Canada
$1,040 $1,478 No cancel fee 67%
Delta
$732 $1,862 No cancel fee N/A