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You’d think a city this good-looking might be lacking in substance, but boy, would you be wrong! Even when you look past the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge—two of the most recognisable structures in the world—you’ll see a rugged Pacific coastline, a surprisingly casual nightlife scene and curious wildlife that enjoys the city just as much as the human neighbours.
Explore the plentiful parks, go on a culinary adventure with the city’s daring chefs or explore sites of indigenous and convict history hidden in plain sight. Or, you know, you could just sunbathe in the seemingly endless days of summer. Either way, a pair of thongs and jeans are the perfect attire for our Sydney flights.
Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport (SYD) is the oldest continuously operating airport in the world, but that doesn’t mean its transportation options are outdated. There are bus and rail systems, shuttles and taxis. You can also book one of Wotif’s car hire options.
Are you on one of the flights to Sydney that lands in the morning? Head to The Rocks and imagine what it was like to live in the first European settlement in Australia. And you thought you had a taste for adventure.
If you arrive in the afternoon, check out the animals at the Taronga Zoo. Landing at night? Grab a drink! From bumping clubs to small dive bars, Irish pubs and microbreweries, there are plenty of places to enjoy yourself. You might want to stop into one of our Sydney hotels first for a “disco nap” , because the party goes all night here in Sydney.
Instead of just snapping a few shots of the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge, join the locals in watching the Flying Foxes (nevermind the name; they’re actually bats) fly over them at dusk. It’s a completely unique experience!
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Flights to Sydney start as low as NZ$404. Once you’ve snagged your flight, it’s time to build that itinerary. If your flight touches down in a bustling city, you’ll want a head start, so you can get from jet-way to getaway as quickly as possible. Flying for business? Squeeze in some sightseeing and a snack at a locally loved restaurant between meetings—you’ll have plenty of cash thanks to our cheap business class flights to Sydney. You know what they say about all work and no play, after all.
LATAM Airlines Group, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways, Emirates. Pack your favourite magazines or stack your video queue for a mini-marathon of that television show your co-workers have been raving about. And if you get hooked a few episodes in, don’t worry; there’s always the return flight to finish the binge. Ready to book cheap flights to Sydney? Check out our selection of airfares and start putting together a holiday that fits your schedule and price range. We offer sweet deals, so you don’t have to move mountains to see the world. In fact, we’ll help you get to those mountains (or ocean, or forest) today!
Here’s an insider tip: Sunday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight booked on Wotif.co.nz in 2019, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price. Wotif data also shows Tuesday and Thursday generally have the highest average ticket prices according to our demand data.
Guess what? Boring ol’ Monday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif.co.nz in 2019, we found that flights purchased on Mondays had the lowest airfares on average. Saturday, on the other hand, can be the most expensive day of the week to buy your airfare, with generally a higher than average ticket value.
When comparing 2019 flight demand on Wotif.co.nz, August is one of the cheapest months to fly, when ticket prices are generally at their lowest. February is a close second for the cheapest time to fly. And—no surprises here—the December holiday period is often the most expensive time to travel, with higher than average ticket prices, so plan ahead and book early for your holiday travel plans.
Are you a super organised traveller? Even though not all airlines release their fares a year in advance, you can start researching your flights 12 months in advance for many carriers. It’s good to book your international flights to popular destinations early, particularly in peak holiday periods. According to Wotif’s 2019 travel trends, last minute planners can also bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2-4 weeks prior to travel.
Mixing and matching your airlines and fare types is a great way to try and save on airfares. According to Wotif 2019 data, travellers who booked flights on Wotif.co.nz in 2019 saved up to 35% when their return flights had two different airlines or fare types.
*According to flight demand on Wotif.co.nz from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.
^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Wotif.co.nz from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.