Cheap flights from Raleigh-Durham Intl (RDU) to Sydney (SYD)

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The best prices from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney are usually found in September or November, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

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

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

$1,328

Average for round-trip flights in March 2021

Round-trip from

$1,167

From Raleigh-Durham Intl 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 Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Sydney. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 14% on flights from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 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 $1,179. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,248.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney?

July can be a great time to fly to Sydney from Raleigh-Durham Intl with a flight ticket averaging about $1,017. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of July for as cheap as $635. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney (RDU - SYD)?

When flying from Raleigh-Durham Intl 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 24% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney in March, April 2021

12 Mar - 30 Apr
$3,229pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
12 Mar - 14 Mar
$3,305pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
8 Mar - 12 Mar
$3,307pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney 2021 flight deals

7 Sep - 14 Sep
$1,278pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
9 Sep - 20 Sep
$1,303pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
3 Nov - 17 Nov
$1,313pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Last minute flights from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney

17 Mar - 23 Mar
$3,781pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
17 Mar - 23 Mar
$5,079pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
17 Mar - 23 Mar
$5,087pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

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Flight FAQs

From Raleigh-Durham Intl 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Sydney Kingsford Smith to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Sydney Kingsford Smith. Policies will vary by airline.

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 Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney for under $1,600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney for under $1,600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $1,559, but on average you can expect to pay $1,962.

Are there nonstop flights from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney for under $1,600 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Raleigh-Durham Intl 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 Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney for under $3,800?

There are currently 4+ open flights from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney within the next 7 days for less than $3,800.

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

Expected rainfall in Raleigh-Durham Intl is less than 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 Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney?

For as low as $4,586, American Airlines can have you in Sydney from Raleigh-Durham Intl in 23h 32m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney round-trip?

Qatar Airways, at $1,559, was found to be the cheapest airline from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Singapore Airlines and Japan Airlines.

Destination information for Sydney

Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.30
Average temperature for March in Sydney
37.4 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Sydney
5.4 ″

Airports servicing Raleigh

Airports servicing Sydney

Top 7 airlines flying from Raleigh-Durham Intl to Sydney

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
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