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Book your trip to arrive at Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, CA Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak, or Los Angeles, CA - Downtown LA. The distance between Sydney and Los Angeles is 12074 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, Jetstar Airways, Delta Air Lines, and Qantas. Sydney and Los Angeles have 282 direct flights per week.

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Qantas on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Hawaiian AirlinesHALHANoNo
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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QantasQFAQFYes0
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United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United States – 01/2023
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Most travelers from Sydney, SYD can enter Los Angeles, LAX, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is not required
  • Quarantine is not required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Electronic Travel Authorization (ESTA)
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for United States
  • Mandatory travel attestation form

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic Travel Authorization (ESTA)

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 United States in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Sydney to Los Angeles?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Sydney and Los Angeles takes around 14 hours.
What is the flight distance between Sydney and Los Angeles?
The flight distance between Sydney and Los Angeles is 12074 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Sydney and Los Angeles?
Several carriers operate flights between Sydney and Los Angeles. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Qantas, United Airlines.
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, Auckland, Bangkok, Cairns, New Delhi, Adelaide, Seoul, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo, Perth, Ballina, Kathmandu, Queenstown, London.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and London, Manchester, Manila, Dublin, Athens, Denpasar, Bangkok, Tallinn, Edmonton, Edinburgh, San Salvador, Reykjavik, Las Vegas, Cancún, Melbourne, New York, Mexico City, Chiang Mai, Malta, Taipei.
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, Illawarra Regional, Bathurst, Orange.
What airports are near Los Angeles?
The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by Los Angeles International, San Diego International, Tijuana International, John Wayne, Ontario International, Hollywood Burbank, Palm Springs International, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal, Long Beach.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Sydney and Los Angeles?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Sydney and Los Angeles thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Sydney and Los Angeles can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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