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

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The best prices from New York to Sydney are usually found in April or May, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

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

NYC - SYD
Price
$1,001 - $1,845
SYD
Temperature
32 - 75.2 °F
SYD
Rainfall
3.3 - 6.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,001

From New York to Sydney

One-way from

$823

One-way flight from New York 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 New York to Sydney?

Monday 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 New York to Sydney?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 14% 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 61 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 to Sydney 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,179, or $1,248 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

July is one of the best times of the year to fly to Sydney from New York. 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 New York to Sydney (NYC - SYD)?

It’s optimal to fly from New York to Sydney in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 12% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from New York to Sydney in February, March 2021

31 Mar - 24 Jun
$1,984pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
31 Mar - 30 Apr
$1,994pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
31 Mar - 27 Jun
$2,015pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

New York to Sydney 2021 flight deals

17 Aug - 15 Sep
$1,009pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
17 Aug - 15 Sep
$1,010pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
5 Sep - 17 Oct
$1,011pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from New York to Sydney

3 Mar - 10 Mar
$3,291pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
3 Mar - 10 Mar
$3,295pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
3 Mar - 10 Mar
$3,295pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGA
New York LaGuardia

One-way flights to Sydney from New York

9:45 pm - 5:45 am
Philippine Airlines
1 Stop
42h 00m
JFK - SYD
Philippine Airlines
$1,176
SmartFares
9:45 pm - 3:40 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
51h 55m
JFK - SYD
Multiple Airlines
$823
Kiwi.com
9:45 pm - 6:30 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
54h 45m
JFK - SYD
Multiple Airlines
$858
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From New York to Sydney

Are flight prices decreasing from New York 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 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 New York to Sydney Kingsford Smith to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Philippine Airlines and Delta are some airlines that have done so. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from New York to Sydney Kingsford Smith are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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. Qantas Airways, United Airlines, and Virgin Australia are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Qantas Airways 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 Qatar Airways for just $1,009, but on average you can expect to pay $1,070.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Sydney for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from New York 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 New York to Sydney for under $3,300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Sydney within the next 7 days for less than $3,300.

Is New York weather warmer or cooler than Sydney?

Temperatures around the 86 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Sydney is colder than in New York. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from New York to Sydney?

There are many flights that can get you from New York to Sydney in 27h 55m. Fly via ANA to get the fastest option.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from New York to Sydney round-trip from $1,009. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Etihad Airways. You may be able to fly from New York to Sydney for 12% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

$1,176 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Philippine Airlines.

Destination information for Sydney

Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.27
Average temperature for February in Sydney
32.0 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Sydney
5.3 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Airports servicing Sydney

Top 10 airlines flying from New York to Sydney

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 $1,080 No cancel fee 67%
Air New Zealand
$885 $1,162 No cancel fee 78%
Delta
$670 $1,289 No cancel fee N/A
Cathay Pacific
$964 $1,486 No cancel fee 72%
China Southern
$827 $1,497 No cancel fee 69%

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

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.

China Airlines
$1,537 $1,665 No cancel fee 70%
Singapore Airlines
$1,477 $1,752 No cancel fee 81%
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