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Cheapest Flights from Rarotonga (RAR) to Sydney (SYD)

One-way flights were as low as AU$51 and round trip flights were AU$122 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.


Rarotonga to Sydney Flight Deals from AU$122

Considering a quick trip to Sydney, but not sure which is the best route for you? Well, you’re in luck! Wotif has done the hard work, so all you need to do is check out these flights from RAR to SYD. With heaps of cheap fares from Rarotonga, we guarantee you’ll be arriving to your holiday destination in style without emptying your bank account in the process.

Rarotonga Intl. to Kingsford Smith Intl. Information

Find the Cheapest RAR to SYD Flights

Work hard, travel harder! Wotif brings you the cheapest Rarotonga to Sydney flights, making it possible to have a five star holiday without that five star price tag. Browse and compare our top RAR to SYD routes and airport options. So, go ahead and treat yourself, your sweetheart, or the kids to an unforgettable holiday this year.

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Traveling FromRarotonga Intl.
Origin Airport
Origin Airport IATA CodeRAR
Traveling ToKingsford Smith Intl.
Destination Airport
Destination Airport IATA CodeSYD
Number of Airlines Serving
Average Flight Time hours mins
Direct Flight Time hours mins
Flight PriceAU$122

FAQs about flights from Rarotonga Intl. (RAR) to Kingsford Smith Intl. (SYD)

How long is the flight from Rarotonga Intl. Airport (RAR) to Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD)?

The flight time between Rarotonga Intl. Airport (RAR) and Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) is about 8 hours and 5 minutes. If you don't want to spend the whole time staring at the seat in front, pack a few mags or some puzzles to keep yourself busy.

What airlines fly direct from Rarotonga Intl. Airport (RAR) to Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD)?

You won't find any direct flights from Rarotonga Intl. Airport (RAR) to Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD). But don’t break out your tissues so fast. A few airlines will take you there with just one stopover, including Qantas, Jetstar and Air New Zealand.

What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) due to COVID-19?

If your travel plans to Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) have been affected by COVID-19, you may be able to make a no-change-fee cancellation and score a credit that you can use on another flight. Sign in to your Wotif account to see if your booking is eligible. If you still have questions, our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more info.

Does Wotif offer flights with flexible change policies?

Some airlines offer the option to change your Sydney, NSW Airport (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) flight without a fee. That way, you won't get stung with extra costs — but you'll have to pay any difference between the old flight and the new one. Stress less by keeping your eye out for the "no change fees" filter when you book.

How many flights are there from Rarotonga Intl. Airport (RAR) to Sydney Airport?

Whatever dates you're looking at, chances are you'll jag a flight to Sydney that meets your needs. Just select one of the 21 flights jetting from Rarotonga Intl. Airport (RAR) to Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) monthly.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Here's an insider tip: Sunday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2019, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Monday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Saturday too; generally, our data showed that it had the highest average ticket price.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

Guess what? Boring old Wednesday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2019, we found that flights purchased on a Wednesday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on a Sunday also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Saturday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you're booking on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2019, our data shows October is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the December holiday period can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it's best to get in early during peak periods.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Wotif up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to Wotif's 2019 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 1-3 weeks prior to travel.

How can I save money on flights?

Looking for clever ways to save on your next trip? Try mixing and matching airlines and fare types. Our data tells us, travellers who booked flights on Wotif in 2019 saved close to 55% off their airfare, when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Wotif.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Address:
Sydney NSW
Australia
IATA Code:
SYD
Longitude:
151.179898
Latitude:
-33.932922
Time Zone:
Australia/Sydney
Address:
Rarotonga
Cook Islands
IATA Code:
RAR
Longitude:
-159.798529
Latitude:
-21.19992
Time Zone:
Pacific/Rarotonga

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          ^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Wotif.com from , 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.