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The best prices from Los Angeles to Sydney are usually found in May or March, booked 47 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Sydney (SYD)

LAX - SYD
Price
$682 - $1394
SYD
Temperature
32 - 75.2 °F
SYD
Rainfall
3.3 - 6.3 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 39% potential price rise
Cheapest in May Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
Round-trip from $682 From Los Angeles to Sydney
One-way from $472 One-way flight from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Sydney?

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 14% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 46 days in advance, which can save you up to 16% on flights from Los Angeles to Sydney compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 46 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $972. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1089.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Sydney?

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Sydney from Los Angeles average $1040. You can even find prices in March for less than $1040, as users have found deals to Sydney from as low as $734. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Sydney from Los Angeles. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 29%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Sydney (LAX - SYD)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Los Angeles to Sydney in the noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 14% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Sydney in August, September 2020

The best prices found for LAX to SYD flights for August, September
12 Aug - 22 Sep
$851pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
18 Aug - 29 Sep
$856pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
12 Aug - 22 Sep
$888pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Virgin Australia
Non-Stop
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Sydney 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from Los Angeles found for this year
2 Sep - 9 Sep
$776pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
5 Sep - 14 Sep
$777pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
19 Nov - 1 Dec
$781pp
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 Sydney from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to Sydney direct flight deals
10 Nov - 9 Dec
$880pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
11 Jan - 24 Jan
$881pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
10 Nov - 9 Dec
$887pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Virgin Australia
Non-Stop
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Sydney

Late deals on round-trip flights to Sydney from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
23 Jul - 17 Aug
$1272pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
ANA
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
23 Jul - 6 Aug
$1322pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
ANA
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
26 Jul - 10 Aug
$1539pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Virgin Australia
Non-Stop
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Sydney from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Sydney
8:30 am - 3:45 pm
Cathay Pacific
1 Stop
38h 15m
LAX - SYD
Cathay Pacific
$472
Fareboom
2:10 pm - 6:40 am
Hawaiian Airlines
2 Stops
46h 30m
LAX - SYD
Hawaiian Airlines
$556
Hawaiian Airlines
7:00 pm - 8:45 am
Fiji Airways
1 Stop
19h 45m
LAX - SYD
Fiji Airways
$601
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Los Angeles to Sydney flights.

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Sydney

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Sydney for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Sydney for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Fiji Airways for just $776, but on average you can expect to pay $805.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Sydney for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Sydney under $900. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Sydney is less than $910.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Sydney for under $1300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Sydney within the next 7 days for less than $1300.

How popular is this flight route?

The Los Angeles to Sydney Kingsford Smith flight path was viewed by 381 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or Sydney?

Expected rainfall in Los Angeles is more than in Sydney. You can expect this to be the case over the next 1 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Sydney?

With an average temperature of 90 °F, peak weather can be found in August. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Sydney are colder than in Los Angeles.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Sydney?

A quick flight from Los Angeles to Sydney can take about 19h 10m. Fiji Airways provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $782. 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 Los Angeles to Sydney round-trip?

Currently priced at $776, Fiji Airways will fly you from Los Angeles to Sydney and back. In addition to Fiji Airways, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from China Eastern and Japan Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $783 and $801, respectively. Fiji Airways is currently priced 9% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Cathay Pacific, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $450. However, be on the lookout for offers from Hawaiian Airlines and Fiji Airways, as they are both options that can get you from Los Angeles to Sydney for a low price.

Destination information for Sydney

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Los Angeles to Sydney
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.40
Average temperature for August in Sydney
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Sydney
3.7 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Sydney

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