Cheap flights from John F Kennedy Intl (JFK) to Sydney (SYD)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
John F Kennedy Intl (JFK) to Sydney (SYD)

All the information you need to plan the best JFK to SYD flight in 2021: compare John F Kennedy Intl to Sydney flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sydney.
JFK - SYD
Price
$984 - $1,735
SYD
Temperature
32 - 75.2 °F
SYD
Precipitation
3.3 - 6.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

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

Round-trip from

$984

From New York John F Kennedy Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith

One-way from

$969

One-way flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Sydney?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 44 days in advance to save up to 13% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 44 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Sydney 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,197, or $1,329 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Sydney?

April can be a great time to fly to Sydney from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $1,156. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as $853. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Sydney (JFK - SYD)?

When flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Sydney, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from John F Kennedy Intl to Sydney in September, October 2021

The best prices found for JFK to SYD flights for September, October
6 Oct - 9 Oct
$2,352pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
6 Oct - 9 Oct
$2,405pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
22 Sep - 17 Nov
$3,413pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Egypt Air
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Egypt Air
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

New York John F Kennedy Intl to Sydney 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from John F Kennedy Intl found for this year
6 Dec - 11 Dec
$997pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
1 Dec - 8 Dec
$1,062pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
6 Dec - 28 Jan
$1,073pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from John F Kennedy Intl to Sydney

Late deals on round-trip flights to Sydney from John F Kennedy Intl, departing today and this week
22 Sep - 17 Nov
$3,413pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Egypt Air
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Egypt Air
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Kingsford Smith from New York John F Kennedy Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from John F Kennedy Intl to Sydney
9:30 am - 7:00 am
Fiji Airways
2 Stops
29h 30m
JFK - SYD
Fiji Airways
$969
Priceline
5:00 am - 2:45 pm
Hawaiian Airlines
1 Stop
41h 45m
JFK - SYD
Hawaiian Airlines
$1,104
Hawaiian Airlines
5:30 pm - 4:20 am
LATAM Airlines
3 Stops
42h 50m
JFK - SYD
LATAM Airlines
$1,115
Lan

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Flight FAQs

From John F Kennedy Intl to Sydney

What airport do you fly into for flights to Sydney from New York John F Kennedy Intl?

If you book a flight to Sydney from New York John F Kennedy Intl, you will be flying to Kingsford Smith, which is the city’s only airport. Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) is located 4.6 mi from the center of Sydney. There are 0 flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Kingsford Smith per day from 20 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith to control the spread of COVID-19?

Philippine Airlines is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Are flight prices decreasing from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport 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.

Can I find flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Sydney for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Sydney for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $997, but on average you can expect to pay $1,159.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Sydney for under $3,500?

There are currently 1+ open flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Sydney within the next 7 days for less than $3,500.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Sydney round-trip?

Philippine Airlines, at $1,231, was found to be the cheapest airline from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Sydney..

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Sydney one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Fiji Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $969. Users have also found prices from $1,090 and $1,104 on Fiji Airways and LATAM Airlines, respectively.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Sydney, Australia

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Sydney from John F Kennedy Intl?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith

Most visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl will not be allowed to enter Sydney Kingsford Smith.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Sydney Kingsford Smith.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Sydney Kingsford Smith.

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Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.


Do I need a test to fly back to John F Kennedy Intl from Sydney?

Returning to New York John F Kennedy Intl from Sydney Kingsford Smith

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New York John F Kennedy Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith are not required to quarantine after entering New York John F Kennedy Intl.

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Destination information for Sydney

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from John F Kennedy Intl to Sydney.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.37
Average temperature for September in Sydney
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Sydney
4.9 ″

Airports servicing New York

Airports servicing Sydney

Top 10 airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from John F Kennedy Intl 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
China Eastern
$687 $948 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Hawaiian Airlines
$649 $949 No cancel fee 85%
Air China
$793 $982 No cancel fee 67%
United Airlines
$569 $990 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$716 $1,443 No cancel fee 71%
China Southern
$827 $1,497 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$742 $1,502 No cancel fee N/A
Japan Airlines
$1,213 $1,624 No cancel fee 79%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Japan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Cathay Pacific
$992 $1,630 No cancel fee 72%
China Airlines
$1,537 $1,665 No cancel fee 70%
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