Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Sydney (SYD)

NYC — SYD
Feb 6 — Feb 131

The best prices from New York to Sydney Kingsford Smith are usually found in November or June, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from New York (NYC) to Sydney (SYD)

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to SYD flight in 2023: compare New York to Sydney flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sydney.

NYC - SYD

Price

$1,375 - $2,240

SYD

Temperature

51.8 - 71.6 °F

SYD

Rainfall

2 - 5.1 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 26% potential price rise
Cheapest inNovemberBest time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop
Round-trip from$1,375From New York (NYC) to Sydney Kingsford Smith
One-way from$715One-way flight from New York (NYC) to Sydney Kingsford Smith

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Sydney?

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from New York to Sydney. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Sydney.

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

To save up to 37% 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 New York to Sydney from $2,117 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $2,336 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Sydney?

The best pricing can be found in the month of November. Prices to Sydney from New York average $1,652. You can even find prices in November for less than $1,652, as users have found deals to Sydney from as low as $1,063. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Sydney from New York. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 35%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Sydney (NYC - SYD)?

It’s optimal to fly from New York to Sydney in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 10% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from New York to Sydney in February, March 2023

The best prices found for NYC to SYD flights for February, March
Feb 28 - Mar 14
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

36h 10m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

3 stops

39h 57m
$1,086

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Feb 28 - Mar 14
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

3 stops

46h 51m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

3 stops

39h 57m
$1,089

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Feb 28 - Mar 7
LGA

New York LaGuardia

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

3 stops

41h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

LGA

New York LaGuardia

3 stops

37h 29m
$1,125

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

New York to Sydney 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from New York found for this year
Feb 28 - Mar 14
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

36h 10m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

3 stops

39h 57m
$1,086

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 28 - Mar 14
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

3 stops

46h 51m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

3 stops

39h 57m
$1,089

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Mar 14 - Mar 28
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

27h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

3 stops

39h 57m
$1,096

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Cheap Cathay Pacific flights from New York to Sydney

May 10 - May 18
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

29h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

36h 25m
$1,205

Cathay Pacific

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

May 10 - May 18
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

29h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

29h 45m
$1,245

Cathay Pacific

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Apr 30 - May 23
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

29h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

36h 30m
$1,254

Cathay Pacific

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Cheap United Airlines flights from New York to Sydney

Feb 11 - Apr 30
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

42h 05m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

1 stop

20h 39m
$1,588

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 11 - Apr 30
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

42h 05m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

2 stops

24h 19m
$1,592

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 11 - Mar 5
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

44h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

1 stop

22h 10m
$1,638

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Non-stop flights to Sydney from New York

Save time with New York to Sydney direct flight deals
Jun 25 - Jul 9
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

22h 40m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

20h 50m
$2,197

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Jul 19 - Aug 2
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

22h 40m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

20h 50m
$2,249

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Jun 30 - Jul 16
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

22h 40m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

20h 50m
$2,302

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Last minute flights from New York to Sydney

Late deals on return flights to Sydney from New York, departing today and this week
Feb 7 - Feb 14
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

48h 05m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

2 stops

32h 43m
$1,399

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 11 - Mar 5
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

45h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

37h 46m
$1,572

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 11 - Mar 5
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

45h 36m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

EWR

Newark

2 stops

29h 23m
$1,572

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

One-way flights to Sydney from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Sydney
May 5
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

3 stops

53h 50m
$635

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 28
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

3 stops

45h 20m
$692

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 28
EWR

Newark

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

3 stops

45h 20m
$710

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Sydney

Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Boarding

9.0

Overall

8.4

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.4

Crew

9.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Boarding

9.0

Overall

8.4

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.4

Crew

9.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Singapore Airlines
8.0
Very good
203 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Boarding

9.0

Overall

8.4

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.4

Crew

9.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,178 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Boarding

9.0

Overall

8.4

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.4

Crew

9.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,668 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Boarding

9.0

Overall

8.4

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.4

Crew

9.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Philippine Airlines
7.2
Good
150 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Boarding

9.0

Overall

8.4

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.4

Crew

9.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New York to Sydney flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Sydney from New York?

Located just 4.6 mi from the city center, Sydney Kingsford Smith is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Sydney from New York. Booking flights from New York to Kingsford Smith (SYD) should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily inbound flights from New York from 26 different airlines.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from New York to Sydney Kingsford Smith have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Virgin Australia, Air Canada, and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Virgin Australia with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from New York to Sydney for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Sydney for under $1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,086, but on average you can expect to pay $1,128.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Sydney for under $2,200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 12 direct flights from New York to Sydney under $2,200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Sydney is less than $2,685.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Sydney for under $1,400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Sydney within the next 7 days for less than $1,400.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Sydney?

When deciding which route to take from New York to Sydney consider New York John F Kennedy Intl - Sydney Kingsford Smith, New York LaGuardia - Sydney Kingsford Smith or Newark - Sydney Kingsford Smith as they are the most popular.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Sydney?

American Airlines, Air Canada and Alaska Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from New York to Sydney.

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Sydney?

Looking for the cheapest flight from New York to Sydney? While on average our users pay $9,556, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $1,721. The most popular route (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Sydney Kingsford Smith), is priced around $1,254.

Alternative routes for New York to Sydney

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Top 10 airlines flying from New York to Sydney

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Sydney choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$13Average$16FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$182Average$2,112FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$547Average$2,311FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$618Average$1,037FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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China EasternCheapest$687Average$948FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Air ChinaCheapest$793Average$1,080FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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China SouthernCheapest$827Average$1,497FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Fiji AirwaysCheapest$877Average$983FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Air CanadaCheapest$946Average$1,478FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Cathay PacificCheapest$993Average$1,405FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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