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Route Information for Flights from San Francisco to Sydney

Origin Airport IATA Code SFO
Destination Airport IATA Code SYD
Flight Price $816
Distance 11,878 km

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 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 They help you find great rates on international and domestic flights.

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Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 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.