Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Sydney (SYD)

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The best prices from San Diego to Sydney Kingsford Smith are usually found in February or June, booked 19 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to Sydney (SYD)

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to SYD flight in 2021: compare San Diego to Sydney flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sydney.
SAN - SYD
Price
$893 - $1,425
SYD
Temperature
51.8 - 71.6 °F
SYD
Precipitation
2 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop

Average price

$1,117

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$893

From San Diego to Sydney Kingsford Smith

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Sydney?

Flights from San Diego to Sydney lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Diego to Sydney in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $736.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Diego to Sydney?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Saturday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Diego to Sydney?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 20 days in advance, which can save you up to 20% on flights from San Diego to Sydney compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 20 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 $998. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,231.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Sydney (SAN - SYD)?

When flying from San Diego to Sydney, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 28% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Sydney in October, November 2021

The best prices found for SAN to SYD flights for October, November
30 Nov - 5 Jan
$1,394pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
13 Nov - 20 Nov
$1,395pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
13 Nov - 20 Nov
$1,404pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Sydney 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from San Diego found for this year
3 Dec - 10 Dec
$1,071pp
SAN
San Diego
Fiji Airways
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Fiji Airways
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
4 Dec - 11 Dec
$1,094pp
SAN
San Diego
Fiji Airways
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Fiji Airways
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
1 Dec - 10 Dec
$1,112pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to Sydney

Late deals on round-trip flights to Sydney from San Diego, departing today and this week
22 Oct - 24 Oct
$7,246pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
22 Oct - 24 Oct
$7,496pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
22 Oct - 24 Oct
$7,776pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Kingsford Smith from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Sydney
11:50 am - 4:05 am
Air Canada
1 Stop
21h 15m
SAN - SYD
Air Canada
$2,180
Air Canada
10:30 am - 4:05 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
22h 35m
SAN - SYD
United Airlines
$2,277
United
7:51 am - 1:20 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
22h 29m
SAN - SYD
Multiple Airlines
$2,902
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Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Sydney

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

Virgin Australia, Qantas Airways, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Diego to Sydney for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Sydney for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $977, but on average you can expect to pay $1,093.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Sydney for under $7,300?

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

How popular is this San Diego to Sydney flight route?

This flight path from San Diego to Sydney Kingsford Smith was viewed by 81 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from San Diego to Sydney round-trip?

Currently priced at $1,066, Fiji Airways will fly you from San Diego to Sydney and back. In addition to Fiji Airways, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Diego to Sydney?

Before booking your flight from San Diego to Sydney check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Sydney?

Looking for the cheapest flight from San Diego to Sydney? While on average our users pay $1,909, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $482. The most popular route (San Diego - Sydney Kingsford Smith), is priced around $977.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Sydney, Australia

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Sydney from San Diego?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Diego to Sydney Kingsford Smith

Most visitors from San Diego will not be allowed to enter Sydney Kingsford Smith.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Sydney Kingsford Smith.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego 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 San Diego from Sydney?

Returning to San Diego 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 San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

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Destination information for Sydney

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Diego to Sydney.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.35
Average temperature for October in Sydney
57.2 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Sydney
5.8 ″

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing Sydney

Top 8 airlines flying from San Diego to Sydney Kingsford Smith

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego 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
Hawaiian Airlines
$419 $1,004 No cancel fee 85%
American Airlines
$548 $1,119 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$595 $1,033 No cancel fee 69%
Qantas Airways
$681 $1,003 No cancel fee 74%
Virgin Australia
$730 $1,062 No cancel fee 80%
Air New Zealand
$752 $1,116 No cancel fee 78%
Delta
$790 $1,229 No cancel fee N/A
Air Canada
$825 $1,222 No cancel fee 67%