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Tips to know when travelling to Auckland

The distance between Sydney and Auckland is 2161 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Jetstar Airways, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Emirates, and Qatar Airways. Sydney and Auckland have 178 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Auckland, consider visiting Waitomo Caves, New Zealand, and Redwoods, Whakarewarewa Forest.

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LATAM Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

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New Zealand COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from Sydney, SYD can enter New Zealand, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • No proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for New Zealand
  • Mandatory New Zealand Travel Declaration
  • Recommended travel insurance

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in New Zealand in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Sydney to Auckland?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Sydney and Auckland takes around 3.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Sydney and Auckland?
The flight distance between Sydney and Auckland is 2161 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Sydney and Auckland?
Several carriers operate flights between Sydney and Auckland. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include LATAM Airlines, Qantas, Emirates, Jetstar Airways, Air New Zealand.
What are the most popular routes to and from Sydney?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sydney and Melbourne, Denpasar, Gold Coast, Brisbane, Manila, Hobart, Bangkok, Cairns, New Delhi, Adelaide, Seoul, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo, Perth, Ballina, Kathmandu, Queenstown, London, Phuket City.
What are the most popular routes to and from Auckland?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Auckland and Christchurch, Wellington, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Melbourne, Queenstown, London, Bangkok, Brisbane, Singapore, Napier, Palmerston North, Dunedin, Ho Chi Minh City, Gold Coast, Nelson, New Plymouth, Perth, Phuket City, New Delhi.
Which airports are there in Sydney?
Sydney is mainly served by Sydney. But there are other airports nearby, including Rose Bay Seaplane Base, Sydney Bankstown Airport.
What airports are near Sydney?
The main airport in Sydney is Sydney. It is also served by Canberra, Newcastle, Orange, Illawarra Regional, Bathurst.
What airports are near Auckland?
The main airport in Auckland is Auckland. It is also served by Auckland, Whakatane, Tauranga, Rotorua Regional, Hamilton, Kerikeri, Whangarei, Taupo.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Sydney and Auckland?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Sydney and Auckland thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Sydney and Auckland can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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