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Cheap Flights to Sydney from Los Angeles

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Los Angeles to Sydney route information

Origin Airport Los Angeles Intl.
Destination Airport Kingsford Smith Intl.
Airlines Serving Air Canada, Air China, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, All Nippon Airways, American Airlines, Asiana Airlines, China Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Qantas Airways, United, Virgin Australia, Xiamen Airlines
Flight Price AU$1,011
Distance 11,991 km



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Cheap LAX to SYD Flights

  • What day of the week has the most flight time options?

    When you're flying from LAX to SYD, the day with the most flight times is Tuesday, with 10 different options. However, with seven flight times, Friday doesn't offer quite as many options when finding that perfect departure time.
  • How many flights are there per day from Los Angeles to Sydney?

    Depending on the day, the number of flight times will change, but on average there are eight. The average route departing US currently has five different flight times per day. You'll have more options than the average passenger.
  • What is the cheapest day of the week to fly from Los Angeles to Sydney?

    The cheapest day to fly to Sydney from Los Angeles is on Monday. So, if you want to save a bit of money on your next holiday look for flights on that day.
  • What is the cheapest date to fly to Sydney?

    As of Dec 9th, the best day for deals to Sydney (SYD) is Dec 10th. A ticket will put you out $1,067, which is 29% less than the average price to book the same route.
  • How long does it take to fly from Los Angeles to Sydney?

    If you're able to take the direct flight (which is offered by Virgin Australia), you will be able to leave LAX at 11:45 PM PST and get to SYD at 7:30 AM AEDT (14 hours and 45 minutes). Remember, there is a 17 hours time difference.
  • Can I change the date of my flight?

    Yes, you can switch your departure or arrival date. If you want to save a little cash in doing so, the lowest-cost day to fly in December is Monday. Being flexible with your travel days can provide you extra savings when booking.
  • Which airline has the least delays from Los Angeles to Sydney?

    Booking with American Airlines means you will arrive to Sydney pretty close to the time your ticket states. In fact, this airline has an 80% on-time average. Of course, it never hurts to be prepared. If you're on Virgin Australia, be sure to sign up for the delay notifications to stay up to date with your flight's status.

Sydney Flights

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Aug 10, 2019

I was on several flights and every breakfast choices are the same. Can you mix them up a bit?

Jun 28, 2019

The down side was in Sydney transferring from international to domestic for our leg to Melbourne our flight had to be changed as not enough time was allowed to clear customs and connect to the domestic flight,

Mar 16, 2019

Small overhead lockers.

Feb 20, 2019

Baggage took too late at Sydney therefore could not go into scheduled connecting flight. Had to arrange for a later flight 😟

Aug 2, 2018

Plenty of legroom but seat not very comfortable

Apr 26, 2018

As usual I never have any dramas flying with this airline.

Mar 26, 2018

Fantastic flight crew and sky bar

Mar 7, 2018

Movies are old and need updating to newer ones.

Jan 8, 2018

The food was sub par compared to other airlines and the seats were not comfortable for sleeping compared with other airlines but otherwise the flight was good

Dec 19, 2017

My travelling companion had a fall going thru customs in LA. delta staff wonderful and also arranged to have our luggage delivered to the hotel some 1 1/2 hours away .