Wellington to Sydney Flights
Flights to Sydney
Wellington International Airport
Flights from Wellington, New Zealand, are simple to book on Orbitz.com. Wellington is served by Wellington International Airport, which is located five miles southeast of the city. Seven airlines currently fly into the airport; it is a secondary hub for Air New Zealand, which offers international service to Australia.
Parking at Wellington International Airport
Wellington International Airport provides several parking options for departing passengers. All lots are open 24 hours a day, and spaces can be booked in advance. Valet parking is available for those who wish to simply drive up to the terminal. Premium parking is located closest to the terminal and has 24-hour surveilance with security cameras. Covered parking is available for both short- and long-term use, and the terminal lot provides a covered walkway for passengers to walk to the terminal. The long-term parking lot also offers free shuttle service to the airport.
Other Transportation to the Airport
The Airport Flyer bus service is a convenient door-to-door shuttle from Lower and Upper Hutt to Wellington International Airport; it stops at numerous locations throughout the city. Buses leave every 15 minutes from Lower Hutt. Three taxi companies offer transportation to the airport, and travelers wishing to share a ride can do so using the Super Shuttle.
Dining at Wellington International Airport
The airport invites departing passengers to fuel up before their flights at a number of restaurants. Donut King serves a variety of iced donuts and cinnamon rolls. Orb, a unique coffee shop, opens at 4 a.m. to welcome travelers. If a full breakfast is more your style, stop in at Red Rocks and treat yourself to a hot breakfast. Find flights from Wellington on Orbitz.com and experience all the yummy treats the airport has to offer.
J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport
J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport is located about six miles northeast of Sydney, Nova Scotia, in the community of Reserve Mines. The airport has two regularly scheduled airlines for passengers: Air Jazz and Air St. Pierre. There are also several charter services. Orbitz.com can help in arranging connecting flights to Sydney from any point of origin. Its travel planner allows you to view all flights into Sydney at the same time, so you are able to choose the low fares that you need. WestJet Airlines and Air Canada Express offer flights between Sydney and Toronto from May to October of each year.
Transportation From the Airport
A taxi service from the airport to Sydney is available by using City Wide Taxi. Fares are metered and vary based on your destination. Avis and Budget car rental companies are located in the airport, and you book them at the same time as you book your trip with Orbitz.com.
Weather in Sydney
Sydney has temperatures ranging from the mid-50s to the mid-70s Fahrenheit in the summer months. The temperatures average from the mid-teens to the mid-30s in winter. Sydney only has about two hours of sunshine in December, so the winter months are not the best time to visit the area. There are over fifteen hours of daylight in the summer, so it is the preferred season for travelers.
Things to Do in Sydney
Sydney is known for its annual Celtic Colors Festival where Celtic music is played, and people can celebrate Celtic music and culture. If you visit in October, be sure to catch a few of the shows. You can also explore the town's Scottish roots in the Highland Village where costumed actors bring the period dwellings to life. You can relax with a walk on the waterfront or gamble to your heart's content at casino Nova Scotia. Let Orbitz.com assist you with finding flights to Sydney and save you money, so you will be able to enjoy all the sights this historic city has to offer.
Cheap flights from Wellington to Sydney
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Wellington to Sydney
|Leave Mon, Jan 20||Wellington (WLG)||Sydney (SYD)||Virgin Australia||
|Return Wed, Jan 22||Sydney (SYD)||Wellington (WLG)||Virgin Australia|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Wellington to Sydney
|Leave Tue, Feb 4||Wellington (WLG)||Sydney (SYD)||Virgin Australia||
|Return Wed, Feb 12||Sydney (SYD)||Wellington (WLG)||Virgin Australia|
Best one-week trip in February from Wellington to Sydney
|Leave Thu, Feb 20||Wellington (WLG)||Sydney (SYD)||Virgin Australia||
|Return Thu, Feb 27||Sydney (SYD)||Wellington (WLG)||Virgin Australia|
Wellington and Sydney airports and terminals
Airports in Wellington, NZ
Wellington International Airport (WLG)
Distance from City Center: 3.2 miles
Carriers for flights from WLG to SYD
CarriersAir New Zealand, Asiana Airlines, British Airways, Qantas
Interesting facts about flights from Wellington to Sydney
- 5 direct flights are operating from Wellington to Sydney today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 40m.
- Air New Zealand flight 845 (12:40 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's earliest available flight from Wellington to Sydney.
- Qantas flight 164 (10:20 AM GMT, Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Wellington to Sydney.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Wellington to Sydney (Air New Zealand flight 845, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 3h 40m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Wellington to Sydney (Air New Zealand flight 845, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 3h 40m.
- Flights from Wellington International Airport (WLG) to Sydney Airport (SYD) are available for this route.
Aircraft options between Wellington and Sydney
|Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger||Qantas, British Airways|
|Airbus Industrie A320||Air New Zealand, Asiana Airlines|
Flight schedule for flights from Wellington to Sydney on Fri, Dec 13, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Air New Zealand||NZ845||WLG||6:40 AM||SYD||8:20 AM||320||3hr 40min|
|Asiana Airlines||OZ6561||WLG||6:40 AM||SYD||8:20 AM||320||3hr 40min|
|Virgin Australia||VA8145||WLG||6:40 AM||SYD||8:20 AM||320||3hr 40min|
|Emirates||EK5118||WLG||7:05 AM||SYD||8:45 AM||73H||3hr 40min|
|China Eastern Airlines||MU8418||WLG||7:05 AM||SYD||8:45 AM||73H||3hr 40min|
|Qantas||QF162||WLG||7:05 AM||SYD||8:45 AM||73H||3hr 40min|
|Air New Zealand/Air New Zealand||NZ855/NZ7590||WLG||6:20 AM||SYD||11:25 AM||320/73H||7hr 5min|
|Air New Zealand/Qantas||NZ855/QF422||WLG||6:20 AM||SYD||11:25 AM||320/332||7hr 5min|
|Virgin Australia/Virgin Australia||VA8155/VA833||WLG||6:20 AM||SYD||11:25 AM||320/73H||7hr 5min|
|Air New Zealand/Qantas||NZ855/QF424||WLG||6:20 AM||SYD||11:55 AM||320/73H||7hr 35min|
|Air New Zealand/Qantas||NZ7937/QF517||WLG||6:45 AM||SYD||12:00 PM||73H/73H||7hr 15min|
|Air New Zealand/Air New Zealand||NZ855/NZ7273||WLG||6:20 AM||SYD||12:25 PM||320/E90||8hr 5min|
|Air New Zealand/Qantas||NZ855/QF426||WLG||6:20 AM||SYD||12:25 PM||320/73H||8hr 5min|
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