Flights from Auckland to Sydney

Flight information Auckland International to Sydney

Cheapest return price last month


Direct airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 1343 miles

3h 35min

Most popular airline last month

Air New Zealand


1 airport

Explore Sydney

Sydney Hotels

Park Hyatt Sydney


Hilton Sydney


The Westin Sydney


Flight Information

Daily direct flights are available for travellers from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Sydney Airport (SYD). Cheap flights from Auckland to Sydney are available with Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia, and Jetstar. Skyscanner can help you find the best deals with these airlines. Sydney Airport has two terminals. One terminal deals with domestic flights, and the other with international flights. Flights from Auckland to Sydney are international flights and will be handled at the appropriate terminal. It is a good idea to arrive at Auckland Airport at least two hours before your flight from Auckland to Sydney. You'll need a valid passport for this part of your journey, so make sure you have it with you at all times on your trip. Once you land and go through customs, Sydney Airport's international terminal offers a selection of pubs, restaurants, and shops for you to get an early taste of what Australia has to offer. The terminal also offers lounges for visitors to rest before leaving the airport.

What to Expect When Arriving in Sydney

The first thing that travellers arriving on flights from Auckland to Sydney need to do is pick up their luggage. The baggage claims are conveniently located close to the arrival gates. Once visitors have picked up their luggage, they can take their pick of transportation options immediately outside the baggage claim area. You'll find a taxi stand and buses as well as a train station in the vicinity. A car hire service is available, which you should arrange beforehand to get the best deal and to avoid delays.

The Cost of Living in Sydney

The cost of living in Sydney is similar to the cost of living in Auckland. Both are the biggest cities of their respective countries, and the cost of living in each can be pricy. Sydney features fine dining and luxurious hotels for roughly the same price as comparable service in Auckland. Sydney Time Zone Sydney is two hours behind Auckland. Neither city observes Daylight Saving Time, so this difference stays constant throughout the year. Most visitors find the time difference of only two hours to be relatively easy to adjust to when they fly from Auckland to Sydney.

Sydney Weather

The weather in Sydney is considerably warmer, sunnier, and drier than Auckland. While Auckland is a beautiful city and often has fine weather, Sydney is known for having some of the best weather and most beautiful terrain in the Southern Hemisphere. Sydney is about 8 degrees warmer than Auckland year-round, although there are fluctuations. The hottest temperatures in January are around 23 degrees Celsius, and the coldest it gets in July is 13 degrees. Sydney also has more than 50 additional days of sunshine a year compared to Auckland. Whether you're visiting Sydney to see the iconic harbour, visit the Sydney Opera House, lounge on Bondi Beach, or explore Taronga Zoo, Skyscanner is your best resource for booking cheap flights from Auckland to Sydney.

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