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San Francisco to Sydney Flights

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Selected fares from San Francisco to Sydney

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SFO SYD Tue, Apr 28 - Tue, May 5 $1,298
SFO SYD Thu, Feb 19 - Fri, Feb 27 $1,317
SFO SYD Tue, Mar 17 - Mon, Mar 23 $1,509
SFO SYD Tue, Mar 17 - Mon, Mar 23 $1,524
SFO SYD Tue, Mar 17 - Mon, Mar 23 $1,574
SFO SYD Thu, Feb 5 - Sun, Feb 8 $1,581
SFO SYD Tue, Mar 17 - Mon, Mar 23 $1,592
SFO SYD Tue, Mar 17 - Mon, Mar 23 $1,919
SFO SYD Tue, Apr 28 - Tue, May 5 $2,159
SFO SYD Tue, Apr 28 - Tue, May 5 $2,621

San Francisco and Sydney airports and terminals

Airports in San Francisco CA, US
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    San Francisco Airport (SFO)

    Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to SYD

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal I Air New Zealand, US Airways, United Airlines
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Airports in Sydney NS, AU
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    Sydney Airport (SYD)

    Distance from City Center: 5.7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to SYD

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 Air New Zealand, US Airways, United Airlines
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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from San Francisco to Sydney

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 29 San Francisco (SFO) Sydney (SYD) Fiji Airways $1,620
Earn $16.20
Return Sun, Feb 1 Sydney (SYD) San Francisco (SFO) Fiji Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from San Francisco to Sydney

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 29 San Francisco (SFO) Sydney (SYD) China Southern Airlines $1,530
Earn $15.30
Return Thu, Feb 5 Sydney (SYD) San Francisco (SFO) China Southern Airlines

Best one-week trip in January from San Francisco to Sydney

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 29 San Francisco (SFO) Sydney (SYD) China Southern Airlines $1,530
Earn $15.30
Return Thu, Feb 5 Sydney (SYD) San Francisco (SFO) China Southern Airlines
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from San Francisco to Sydney

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 5 San Francisco (SFO) Sydney (SYD) Hawaiian Airlines $1,317
Earn $13.17
Return Sun, Feb 8 Sydney (SYD) San Francisco (SFO) Hawaiian Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from San Francisco to Sydney

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Feb 11 San Francisco (SFO) Sydney (SYD) Hawaiian Airlines $1,317
Earn $13.17
Return Mon, Feb 23 Sydney (SYD) San Francisco (SFO) Hawaiian Airlines

Best one-week trip in February from San Francisco to Sydney

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 5 San Francisco (SFO) Sydney (SYD) Hawaiian Airlines $1,317
Earn $13.17
Return Thu, Feb 12 Sydney (SYD) San Francisco (SFO) Hawaiian Airlines
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from San Francisco to Sydney

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Mar 17 San Francisco (SFO) Sydney (SYD) Hawaiian Airlines $1,317
Earn $13.17
Return Mon, Mar 23 Sydney (SYD) San Francisco (SFO) Hawaiian Airlines
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From San Francisco to Sydney

San Francisco is a beautiful and innovative city, but you may want to travel and experience new cultures. You can travel to Sydney, Australia for outdoor adventures and high-class cultural experiences. When you travel from San Francisco to Sydney, check out Orbitz.com to get great deals on air tickets and more.

San Francisco International Airport

San Francisco International Airport, located off the Bayshore Freeway, is about 20 minutes from the city center. Some of the airlines that service this airport include Delta, Frontier and Air New Zealand. The easiest way to get to the airport is to either drive your own car or take the BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) train. BART is a convenient way to get to and from the airport, and the fare usually costs under $10, which makes it the most economical option.

If you drive your own car, the long-term parking lot at the airport costs $18 per day. Short-term parking is $36 a day, and the daily parking lot costs $28 per day. Once you're at the airport, you can grab a bite to eat at Burger King, Starbucks, Subway or any of the other great restaurants in the terminals.

Sydney: Natural Beauty and Sophisticated Culture

Sydney, located in New South Wales, is on the eastern coast of Australia. The bustling city life mixes well with the beach atmosphere and other natural wonders. No matter what your interests, you're sure to find something to love in Sydney.

Sydney Airport and Beyond

Sydney Airport, located on Airport Drive, is only about 20 minutes from the city center. The airport offers many passenger services, including a bank, a post office and even a massage therapist. To get from the airport to your final destination, you can rent a car, hire a taxi or take the bus. Taxis can be expensive, costing between $50 and $165, depending on your destination. The bus is the least expensive option, costing between $2.10 and $7.50 per trip. Renting a car will give you the most flexibility and will cost you around $40 per day.

Sydney experiences winter from June to August, with average temperatures ranging from 47 to 64 degrees Fahrenheit. Average temperatures in summer, from December to February, range between 64 and 79 degrees Fahrenheit. Sydney experiences steady rainfall throughout the year, so you should pack an umbrella no matter when you go. Once you're there, you can take in the sights and sounds of the ocean at Sydney Harbor or see a show at the Sydney Opera House. Those interested in relaxing in the sun can visit Bondi Beach. No matter your preferences, you'll find something worthwhile in Sydney.

San Francisco to Sydney

Go from one coastal city to another when you travel from San Francisco to Sydney. While in Sidney, you can cuddle a koala at the zoo or visit an art gallery. Whatever you do when you get there, be sure to book your trip on Orbitz.com. They help you find great rates on international and domestic flights.

Interesting facts about flights from San Francisco to Sydney

    • 1 direct flights are operating from San Francisco to Sydney today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 15h 5m.
    • United Airlines flight 863 (4:30 PM GMT, Boeing 777) is today's earliest available flight from San Francisco to Sydney.
    • United Airlines flight 863 (4:30 PM GMT, Boeing 777) is today's latest available flight from San Francisco to Sydney.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from San Francisco to Sydney (United Airlines flight 863, Boeing 777) takes 15h 5m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from San Francisco to Sydney (United Airlines flight 863, Boeing 777) takes 15h 5m.
    • Flights from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Sydney Airport (SYD) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from San Francisco to Sydney on Mon, Dec 22, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/Virgin Australia AA5356/VA6551 SFO 4:54 PM SYD 8:10 AM CR9/777 20hr 16min
American Airlines/Virgin Australia AA209/VA6551 SFO 6:05 PM SYD 8:10 AM 738/777 19hr 5min
Delta Air Lines/Virgin Australia DL6447/VA6551 SFO 7:00 PM SYD 8:10 AM E75/777 18hr 10min
US Airways/Virgin Australia US5356/VA6551 SFO 4:54 PM SYD 8:10 AM CR9/777 20hr 16min
US Airways/Virgin Australia US209/VA6551 SFO 6:05 PM SYD 8:10 AM 738/777 19hr 5min
Virgin Australia/Virgin Australia VA6927/VA6551 SFO 7:00 PM SYD 8:10 AM E75/777 18hr 10min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA5356/AA7364 SFO 4:54 PM SYD 8:20 AM CR9/380 20hr 26min
American Airlines/Qantas AA5356/QF12 SFO 4:54 PM SYD 8:20 AM CR9/388 20hr 26min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA209/AA7364 SFO 6:05 PM SYD 8:20 AM 738/380 19hr 15min
American Airlines/Qantas AA209/QF12 SFO 6:05 PM SYD 8:20 AM 738/388 19hr 15min
Delta Air Lines/American Airlines DL6447/AA7364 SFO 7:00 PM SYD 8:20 AM E75/380 18hr 20min
Delta Air Lines/Qantas DL6447/QF12 SFO 7:00 PM SYD 8:20 AM E75/388 18hr 20min
Qantas/Qantas QF3204/QF12 SFO 6:05 PM SYD 8:20 AM 738/388 19hr 15min