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The best prices from Washington to Sydney are usually found in September or November, booked 32 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington (WAS) to Sydney (SYD)

WAS - SYD
Price
$1,103 - $1,754
SYD
Temperature
32 - 75.2 °F
SYD
Rainfall
3.3 - 6.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,103

From Washington to Sydney

One-way from

$897

One-way flight from Washington 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 Washington to Sydney?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, 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 Washington to Sydney?

To save up to 13% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 44 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Washington to Sydney from $1,197 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,329 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Washington to Sydney?

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Sydney from Washington average $1,156. You can even find prices in April for less than $1,156, as users have found deals to Sydney from as low as $853. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Sydney from Washington. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 59%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington to Sydney (WAS - SYD)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Washington to Sydney is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 13% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Washington to Sydney in November, December 2020

The best prices found for WAS to SYD flights for November, December
21 Dec - 11 Jan
$4,182pp
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Cathay Pacific
   
2 STOPS
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
18 Dec - 28 Dec
$4,425pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
18 Dec - 3 Jan
$4,433pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Washington to Sydney 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from Washington found for next year
21 Dec - 11 Jan
$4,182pp
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Cathay Pacific
   
2 STOPS
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
18 Dec - 28 Dec
$4,425pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
18 Dec - 3 Jan
$4,433pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Last minute flights from Washington to Sydney

Late deals on round-trip flights to Sydney from Washington, departing today and this week
29 Nov - 29 Jan
$7,444pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

One-way flights to Sydney from Washington

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington to Sydney
10:44 am - 8:35 am
China Eastern
2 Stops
53h 51m
IAD - SYD
China Eastern
$897
CheapTickets.com
3:15 pm - 2:05 pm
Qatar Airways
1 Stop
30h 50m
IAD - SYD
Qatar Airways
$1,228
Flights by SU
5:35 pm - 1:55 am
British Airways
2 Stops
40h 20m
IAD - SYD
British Airways
$1,247
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Washington to Sydney flights.

Flight FAQs

From Washington to Sydney

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

New policies can now be found on Delta and Etihad Airways 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 Washington to Sydney Kingsford Smith. Policies will vary by airline.

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

United Airlines, American Airlines, and Virgin Australia 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 Washington to Sydney for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington to Sydney for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $982, but on average you can expect to pay $1,095.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Washington 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 Washington to Sydney for under $7,500?

There are currently 1+ open flights from Washington to Sydney within the next 7 days for less than $7,500.

Is Washington weather warmer or cooler than Sydney?

Temperatures around the 90 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Sydney is colder than in Washington. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Washington to Sydney?

There are many flights that can get you from Washington to Sydney in 23h 30m. Fly via Qantas Airways, American Airlines, or ANA to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Flying on Fiji Airways is currently your cheapest option to Sydney, with prices starting at $1,041. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Japan Airlines and Qatar Airways, with the lowest prices starting at $1,090 and $1,105, respectively. These flights start at 19% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Washington to Sydney are China Eastern ($897), Qatar Airways ($900), and British Airways ($1,247).

Destination information for Sydney

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Washington to Sydney
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.37
Average temperature for November in Sydney
46.4 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Sydney
6.3 ″

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Airports servicing Sydney

Top 10 airlines from Washington to Sydney

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington 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
$520 $978 No change fee 74%
Fiji Airways
$613 $1,037 N/A 74%
Virgin Australia
$465 $1,190 No cancel fee 80%
American Airlines
$247 $1,194 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$445 $1,263 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$435 $1,281 No cancel fee N/A
Air New Zealand
$1,142 $1,354 No cancel fee 78%
Air Canada
$1,083 $1,390 No cancel fee 67%
Air China
$816 $1,446 N/A 67%
Cathay Pacific
$977 $1,698 No cancel fee 72%
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