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Cheapest Flights from Sydney (SYD) to Wellington (WLG)

Airfares from Kingsford Smith Intl. to Wellington Intl. for one-way flights were as low as AU$295 and round trip flights were AU$616 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Sydney to Wellington Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Sydney (SYD) to Wellington (WLG)

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

Sydney to Wellington Information

Traveling From Kingsford Smith Intl.
Origin Airport Sydney
Origin Airport IATA Code SYD
Traveling To Wellington Intl.
Destination Airport Wellington
Destination Airport IATA Code WLG
Number of Airlines Serving 13
Average Flight Time 7 hours 15 mins
Direct Flight Time 7 hours 15 mins
Flight Price AU$616

Frequently asked questions

Can I take a flight from Sydney Airport to WLG right now?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor is where you ought to go for important info on WLG flying restrictions and quarantine. Look before you book to avoid getting caught in a bind.
How long is the flight from Mascot Airport to Wellington Airport?
The flight from Sydney to Wellington generally takes 4 hours and 20 minutes — plan ahead and bring all you need to be nice and cosy.
What airlines fly direct from Sydney Airport to Wellington Airport?
The only thing standing between you and Wellington is just one, seamless flight (and maybe one or two cheeky in-flight beverages). You can travel nonstop from Mascot Airport to WLG with a few airlines, including Qantas and Air New Zealand.
What happens if I need to change my flight booking to WLG due to COVID-19?
If your travel plans to WLG 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 Wellington Intl. Airport (WLG) 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.
If I'm planning to fly, what are some airlines that have COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules?
There are many airlines that have social distancing rules and use COVID-19 measures, including Air New Zealand, Jetstar and Qantas. Now you can take that long overdue vacation with confidence knowing that strategies, which may include electrostatic cleaning and providing passenger masks, are in place.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
Here’s an insider tip: Monday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2021, we found that flights departing on a Monday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Saturday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Thursday though; generally, our data showed that it had the highest average ticket price.
What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?
Guess what? It turns out that early in the week is the best time to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2021, we found that flights purchased on a Monday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on the weekend also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Friday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you’re booking on that day.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2021, our data shows February is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the month of December can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it’s best to get in early if December is your preferred travel month.
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 2021 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing just 1 week prior to travel.*According to flight demand on Wotif.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.
Address:
Wellington ,
New Zealand
IATA code:
WLG
Longitude:
174.812163
Latitude:
-41.329036
Time zone:
Pacific/Auckland
Address:
Sydney NSW,
Australia
IATA code:
SYD
Longitude:
151.179898
Latitude:
-33.932922
Time zone:
Australia/Sydney

Sydney to Wellington Flight Deals from AU$616

Considering a quick trip to Wellington, 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 SYD to WLG. With heaps of cheap fares from Sydney, we guarantee you’ll be arriving to your holiday destination in style without emptying your bank account in the process.

It’s easy to book flights to Wellington from Sydney  

For a huge choice of flights, simply enter your travel dates and hit search and we’ll hunt out fantastic deals on one-way, return and multi-city airfares to Wellington from Sydney from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Wellington in just 7 hour(s) and 15 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Wellington from Sydney 

Choose from 19 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$616 and rising to AU$627 depending on the cabin class, travel dates, and airline carrier. And if you’re up for a last-minute getaway, you can get great deals on flights from Sydney to Wellington today!  

Find cheap airfares to Wellington from Sydney 

Here are our insider tips for bagging a flight bargain: 

  • Look for midweek flights and late night, early morning arrival and departure times
  • Check out other airports near Sydney and Wellington
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in August)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

Reasons to book your flights to Wellington from Sydney with Wotif

Wotif is a super-easy way to find the best flight for you to Wellington. Get more bang for your buck on flight and hotel or car rental combos and download the free Wotif app to tap into exclusive deals. Book now with Wotif and have a great flight!

 

Great places to stay after flight from Sydney to Wellington

Airport Motel
Airport Motel
3 out of 5
142 Tirangi Rd, Rongotai, Wellington, 6022
The price is AU$137 per night from 6 Feb to 7 Feb
AU$137
per night
6 Feb - 7 Feb
Stay at this 3-star beach motel in Wellington. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a beach locale. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the overall value in ...
4/5 Very Good! (751 reviews)
"The hotel is a great location for those early flights out or late flights in. The accommodation is in need of a little modernisation but is clean and tidy."

Reviewed on 24 Jan. 2023

Airport Motel
Rydges Wellington Airport
Rydges Wellington Airport
4.5 out of 5
28 Stewart Duff Drive, Rongotai, Wellington, 6022
The price is AU$226 per night from 4 Feb to 5 Feb
AU$226
per night
4 Feb - 5 Feb
Stay at this 4.5-star luxury hotel in Wellington. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and room service. Our guests praise the clean rooms in their reviews. Popular attractions ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,020 reviews)
"While the beds were comfortable the sheets were too small and came loose and tangled up. If they won’t use a fitted sheet then the bottom sheet needs to stay in place. I would also like a better range of small and flat pillows. Big, thick pillows don’t work for everyone… the service was great and ..."

Reviewed on 16 Jan. 2023

Rydges Wellington Airport
Brentwood Hotel
Brentwood Hotel
3.5 out of 5
16-20 Kemp Street, Kilbirnie, Wellington, 6022
The price is AU$150 per night from 11 Feb to 12 Feb
AU$150
per night
11 Feb - 12 Feb
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly hotel in Wellington. Enjoy free parking, breakfast and WiFi. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the comfy beds in ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (981 reviews)
Great service here. A+
"Great stay, reception staff w were very helpful, restaurant bar staff very efficient. Room was tidy. Only probl3were noisy guests jumping upstairs."

Reviewed on 26 Jan. 2023

Brentwood Hotel
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

^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.