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 Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best RDU to SYD flight in 2021: compare Durham to Sydney flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sydney.
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

Average price

$1,386

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

$1,167

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 12% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Durham to Sydney in May, June 2021

The best prices found for RDU to SYD flights for May, June
24 May - 24 Jun
$2,506pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
14 May - 16 May
$2,922pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
10 May - 17 May
$2,949pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Durham to Sydney 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from Durham found for this year
3 Nov - 18 Nov
$1,329pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
1 Nov - 21 Nov
$1,447pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
4 Nov - 16 Nov
$1,475pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Last minute flights from Durham to Sydney

Late deals on round-trip flights to Sydney from Durham, departing today and this week
19 May - 31 May
$3,451pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
15 May - 22 May
$3,469pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
15 May - 22 May
$3,549pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

One-way flights to Sydney from Durham

The cheapest one-way flights from Durham to Sydney
4:45 am - 2:55 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
32h 10m
RDU - SYD
United Airlines
$2,263
United
2:00 am - 3:05 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
35h 05m
RDU - SYD
American Airlines
1:33 pm - 3:05 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
23h 32m
RDU - SYD
Multiple Airlines

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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.

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 $1,800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Durham to Sydney for under $1,800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,732, but on average you can expect to pay $2,422.

Are there nonstop flights from Durham to Sydney for under $1,700 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.

Are there last-minute flights available from Durham to Sydney for under $3,500?

There are currently 8+ open flights from Durham to Sydney within the next 7 days for less than $3,500.

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

Expected rainfall in Raleigh-Durham Intl is same as 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 32h 40m. 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, Japan Airlines ($2,505), and Qatar Airways ($2,520) 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 United Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $2,263. United Airlines is not the only option available. At the moment, American Airlines is another option, for $2,922.

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Destination information for Sydney

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Durham to Sydney.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.28
Average temperature for May in Sydney
57.2 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Sydney
4.1 ″

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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