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These are the airlines KAYAK users have selected most often from within our search results in flight searches from Queenstown to Sydney, as well as popular online travel agencies
These are the airlines KAYAK users have selected most often from within our search results in flight searches from Queenstown to Sydney, as well as popular online travel agencies
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Cheap flight deals from Queenstown to Sydney (ZQN-SYD)

Here are some of the best deals found on KAYAK recently from the most popular airlines for round-trip flights from Queenstown to Sydney that are departing in the next months. While these flights were available on KAYAK in the last 72 hours, prices and availability are subject to change and deals may expire.
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Flights from Queenstown to Sydney - Travel Insights & Trends

Get data-powered insights and trends into flights from Queenstown to Sydney to help you find the cheapest flights, the best time to fly and much more.

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

To calculate monthly average prices, KAYAK takes all prices for each month over the last year for flights from Queenstown to Sydney, removes the top 0.1% to account for outliers, and then takes the median of all values for each month.
The cheapest month for flights from Queenstown to Sydney is October, where tickets cost C$ 429 on average. On the other hand, the most expensive months are July and January, where the average cost of tickets is C$ 643 and C$ 542 respectively.

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

To calculate daily average prices, KAYAK takes all prices for each day before departure over the last year for flights from Queenstown to Sydney, removes the top 0.1% to account for outliers, and then takes the average of all the values for each month.
To get a below average price on the flight from Queenstown to Sydney, you should book around 3 days before departure. For the absolute cheapest price, our data suggests you should book 101 days before departure.

Which airlines fly most frequently between Queenstown and Sydney?

Queenstown and Sydney are connected by different airlines. The airlines that fly that route the most regularly are Qantas Airways (14 flights per week), Virgin Australia (9 flights per week), and Air New Zealand (7 flights per week).

How many flights are there between Queenstown and Sydney per day?

Each day, there are between 5 and 6 nonstop flights that take off from Queenstown and land in Sydney, with an average flight time of 3h 17m. The most common departure time is 12:00 p.m. and most flights take off in the afternoon. Each week, there are 37 flights. The most frequent day of departure is Tuesday, when 16% of all weekly flights depart. The fewest flights depart on a Monday.

Which cabin class options are there for flights between Queenstown and Sydney?

The average price of flights for each cabin class for the route found by users searching on KAYAK over the last 2 weeks.
There are 2 cabin class options for the route. These are Business and Economy. Perform a search on KAYAK to find the latest prices and availability for all cabin fares, which differ across airlines.

What’s the earliest departure time from Queenstown to Sydney?

Early birds can take the earliest flight from Queenstown at 12:30 pm and will be landing in Sydney at 1:45 pm.

What’s the latest departure time from Queenstown to Sydney?

If you prefer to fly at night, the latest flight from Queenstown to Sydney jets off at 8:20 pm and lands at 9:35 pm.

Good to know

Low season

January

High season

November
Best time to beat the crowds but there is an average 10% increase in price.
Most popular time to fly and prices are also 10% lower on average.

When to book flights from Queenstown to Sydney

Are your dates flexible? Find out the best times to travel from Queenstown to Sydney based on our flight data from the last year. Discover the cheapest month and even day to fly.
Estimated round-trip price
KAYAK looks at all historical flight data for each date to provide a predicted price for one-way trips or round-trips with a duration up to 40 days. While we try to provide actual minimum prices for each date, some prices are predictions and actual prices may differ.

FAQs for booking flights from Queenstown to Sydney

  • Which aircraft models fly most regularly from Queenstown to Sydney?

    The Boeing 737-800 Passenger/BBJ2 (winglets) is the aircraft model that flies most regularly on the Queenstown to Sydney flight route.

  • Which airline alliances offer flights from Queenstown to Sydney?

    oneworld, Star Alliance, and SkyTeam are the airline alliances operating flights between Queenstown and Sydney, with oneworld being the most commonly used for this route.

  • On which days can I fly direct from Queenstown to Sydney?

    There are direct flights from Queenstown to Sydney on a daily basis.

  • How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights from Queenstown to Sydney?

    KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from Queenstown to Sydney.

  • How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket from Queenstown to Sydney?

    KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Sydney from Queenstown is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.

  • What is the Hacker Fare option on flights from Queenstown to Sydney?

    Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Sydney with an airline and back to Queenstown with another airline.

  • What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight from Queenstown to Sydney?

    Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Sydney from Queenstown up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.

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KAYAK’s top tips for finding a cheap flight from Queenstown to Sydney

  • Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for C$ 195 or less one-way.

Prefer to fly non-stop from Queenstown to Sydney?

Find which airlines fly direct from Queenstown Intl Airport to Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, which days they fly and book direct flights.

Nonstop departures

Queenstown Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith

Monday

Air Canada,Air New Zealand,Alaska Airlines, +13 more

Air Canada,Air New Zealand, +14 more

Tuesday

Air Canada,Air New Zealand,Alaska Airlines, +13 more

Air Canada,Air New Zealand, +14 more

Wednesday

Air Canada,Air New Zealand,Alaska Airlines, +13 more

Air Canada,Air New Zealand, +14 more

Thursday

Air Canada,Air New Zealand,Alaska Airlines, +13 more

Air Canada,Air New Zealand, +14 more

Friday

Air Canada,Air New Zealand,Alaska Airlines, +13 more

Air Canada,Air New Zealand, +14 more

Saturday

Air Canada,Air New Zealand,Alaska Airlines, +13 more

Air Canada,Air New Zealand, +14 more

Sunday

Air Canada,Air New Zealand,Alaska Airlines, +13 more

Air Canada,Air New Zealand, +14 more

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Nonstop returns

Sydney Kingsford Smith to Queenstown Intl

Monday

Air Canada,Air New Zealand,Alaska Airlines, +14 more

Air Canada,Air New Zealand, +15 more

Tuesday

Air Canada,Air New Zealand,Alaska Airlines, +14 more

Air Canada,Air New Zealand, +15 more

Wednesday

Air Canada,Air New Zealand,Alaska Airlines, +14 more

Air Canada,Air New Zealand, +15 more

Thursday

Air Canada,Air New Zealand,Alaska Airlines, +14 more

Air Canada,Air New Zealand, +15 more

Friday

Air Canada,Air New Zealand,Alaska Airlines, +14 more

Air Canada,Air New Zealand, +15 more

Saturday

Air Canada,Air New Zealand,Alaska Airlines, +14 more

Air Canada,Air New Zealand, +15 more

Sunday

Air Canada,Air New Zealand,Alaska Airlines, +14 more

Air Canada,Air New Zealand, +15 more

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Queenstown - Sydney Flights

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Queenstown (ZQN)New Zealand

Destination:

Sydney (SYD)Australia

Return flight deals:

Sydney - Queenstown

Cabin classes:

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