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The distance between Wellington and Sydney is 2230 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Air New Zealand, Qantas, Jetstar Airways, Emirates, and Regional Express. Wellington and Sydney have 139 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Sydney, consider visiting Sydney Opera House, and Blue Mountains.

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EmiratesUAEEKNo0
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Regional ExpressRXAZLNoNo

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

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  • Visa Not Required
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  • Masks are recommended in public

Return

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  • Visa Not Required
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  • No proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for New Zealand
  • Mandatory New Zealand Travel Declaration
  • Recommended travel insurance

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 Australia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Wellington to Sydney?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Wellington and Sydney takes around 3.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Wellington and Sydney?
The flight distance between Wellington and Sydney is 2230 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Wellington and Sydney?
Several carriers operate flights between Wellington and Sydney. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Qantas, Emirates, Air New Zealand.
What are the most popular routes to and from Wellington?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Wellington and Auckland, Christchurch, Queenstown, Gold Coast, Brisbane, Melbourne, Nelson, Rarotonga, Dunedin, Denpasar, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Ho Chi Minh City, Tauranga, Cairns, Hanoi, Bangkok, Hamilton, Rotorua, Singapore.
What are the most popular routes to and from Sydney?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sydney and Melbourne, Auckland, Denpasar, Singapore, Brisbane, Bangkok, Gold Coast, London, Kathmandu, Manila, Perth, Adelaide, Kuala Lumpur, Darwin, Christchurch, Ho Chi Minh City, Tokyo, Ballina, Phuket City, New Delhi.
What airports are near Wellington?
The main airport in Wellington is Wellington International. It is also served by Wellington International, Palmerston North, Whanganui Airport, Kapiti Coast.
What airports are near Sydney?
The main airport in Sydney is Sydney. It is also served by Canberra, Newcastle, Orange, Illawarra Regional, Bathurst.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Wellington and Sydney?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Wellington and Sydney thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Wellington and Sydney can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
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