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

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

SAN - SYD
Price
$893 - $1,425
SYD
Temperature
32 - 75.2 °F
SYD
Rainfall
3.3 - 6.3 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

$953

Average for round-trip flights in November 2020

Round-trip from

$893

From San Diego 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 San Diego to Sydney?

Users have found that leaving on a Saturday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 16% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from San Diego to Sydney at least 44 days early can save you up to 13% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 44 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from San Diego to Sydney for as little as $1,197 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1,329 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Sydney?

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Sydney from San Diego. Users have commonly found prices around $1,156 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $853. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

It’s optimal to fly from San Diego to Sydney in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 12% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Sydney in November, December 2020

The best prices found for SAN to SYD flights for November, December
28 Dec - 4 Jan
$3,765pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
20 Dec - 15 Jan
$6,295pp
SAN
San Diego
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
20 Dec - 15 Jan
$6,300pp
SAN
San Diego
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Sydney 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from San Diego found for next year
28 Dec - 4 Jan
$3,765pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
20 Dec - 15 Jan
$6,295pp
SAN
San Diego
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
20 Dec - 15 Jan
$6,300pp
SAN
San Diego
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Sydney from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Sydney
1:35 pm - 1:55 am
British Airways
2 Stops
41h 20m
SAN - SYD
British Airways
$7,200
Fareboom
4:40 am - 4:55 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
53h 15m
SAN - SYD
Multiple Airlines
$9,284
Kiwi.com
1:15 am - 4:00 am
American Airlines
3 Stops
31h 45m
SAN - SYD
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Diego to Sydney flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Sydney

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

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta and Hawaiian Airlines are some airlines that have done so. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from San Diego 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 San Diego to Sydney Kingsford Smith have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Virgin Australia, United Airlines, and Air New Zealand 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 $921, but on average you can expect to pay $1,459.

Are there nonstop flights from San Diego to Sydney for under $900 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from San Diego to Sydney, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 81 users have taken a look at flights from San Diego to Sydney Kingsford Smith.

Does it rain more in San Diego or Sydney?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in San Diego is typically similar to Sydney. We can gather that this will continue over the next 9 days.

Is San Diego weather warmer or cooler than Sydney?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 81 °F's in January, on average. The temperature in Sydney is generally hotter than in San Diego. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from San Diego to Sydney?

Departing from San Diego to Sydney will take you 18h 20m. 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 San Diego to Sydney round-trip?

According to our current data, Fiji Airways ($1,042), Hawaiian Airlines ($1,168), and ANA ($1,825) offers the cheapest pricing from San Diego to Sydney.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Diego to Sydney one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with British Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $7,200. United Airlines flights start at $7,764 while deals on American Airlines start at $9,502 one-way.

Destination information for Sydney

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Diego to Sydney
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.36
Average temperature for November in Sydney
46.4 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Sydney
6.3 ″

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing Sydney

Top 8 airlines from San Diego to Sydney

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
Qantas Airways
$681 $1,003 No change fee 74%
Hawaiian Airlines
$419 $1,004 No cancel fee 85%
United Airlines
$595 $1,033 No cancel fee 69%
Virgin Australia
$730 $1,062 No cancel fee 80%
Air New Zealand
$752 $1,116 No cancel fee 78%
American Airlines
$548 $1,119 No cancel fee 71%
Air Canada
$825 $1,222 No cancel fee 67%
Delta
$790 $1,229 No cancel fee N/A
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