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Low season

February Best time to beat the crowds (19% less expensive on average)

High season

December Most popular time to fly (30% more expensive on average)

Average price of a return ticket

$794 (avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Good deal for a return ticket

$775 or less

When to book flights from Sydney to Los Angeles

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Top tips for finding a cheap flight

  • Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $978 or less.
  • The cheapest flight from Sydney to Los Angeles was found, on average, 64 days before departure.
  • Book at least 2 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
  • High season is considered to be November, December and January. The cheapest month to fly is February.
  • Morning departure is around 20% cheaper than an evening flight, on average*.
  • There are several airlines that offer flights from Sydney to Los Angeles, but only a few of them offer direct flights to LAX International Airport (LAX) from Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport (Sydney Airport). Among those offering non-stop service to Los Angeles from Sydney are Qantas and Virgin Australia.
  • If you’re thinking about parking your car at Sydney Airport, there are facilities at both the domestic and international terminals. P1 and P2 will leave you a short walk away from the domestic terminal, while parking at the Blu Emu lot will require a shuttle ride to the terminal and the P7 lot is about five minutes’ walking from the International terminal.
  • Need to buy some American dollars before your flight from Sydney to Los Angeles? There are several ATMs around Sydney Airport that you can use and an office of ANZ Bank on level 2 of the International terminal, while Global Exchange has several currency exchange kiosks on level 1 and level 2 of the International terminal.
  • Is one of your party a person with reduced mobility? If so, you should make sure to notify your travel agent or airline to ensure that the staff at both departure and arrival airports can provide any necessary mobile assistance devices, such as wheelchairs or motorised transport.
  • If you have an early morning flight, it might be a good idea to spend the night at one of the hotels close to Sydney Airport and save travel time in the early hours. Ibis Hotel Sydney Airport and Mantra Hotel at Sydney Airport are a couple of hotels near the airport that offer customers a free airport shuttle service, while Rydges Hotel Sydney Airport is located just across the street.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days

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Top 5 airlines serving Sydney Kingsford Smith to Los Angeles

Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews

8.7
Japan Airlines
Overall score based on 4,471 reviews
8.9
Boarding
8.6
Comfort
9.1
Crew
8.6
Entertainment
8.5
Food
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Book cheap flights from Sydney to Los Angeles (return)

Airports
Origin
Sydney
$952
only
$952
Destination
Los Angeles
$952
only
$952
Tue., 8 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
25h 45m
Wed., 23 Sep.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
41h 25m
Trip: 16 days
Based on null reviews
Tue., 20 Oct.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
29h 50m
Tue., 10 Nov.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
27h 05m
$1,043
Trip: 22 days
Based on null reviews
Tue., 20 Oct.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
26h 29m
Tue., 10 Nov.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
43h 25m
$1,049
Trip: 22 days
Based on null reviews
Tue., 8 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
38h 55m
Wed., 23 Sep.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
23h 00m
$1,057
Trip: 16 days
Based on null reviews
Tue., 1 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
25h 45m
Thu., 10 Sep.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
41h 25m
Trip: 10 days
Based on null reviews
Wed., 7 Oct.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
25h 45m
Thu., 22 Oct.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
27h 00m
Trip: 16 days
Based on null reviews
Tue., 8 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
44h 00m
Tue., 22 Sep.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
35h 40m
$1,062
Trip: 15 days
Based on null reviews
Wed., 12 Aug.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
32h 10m
Wed., 9 Sep.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
23h 00m
$1,106
Trip: 29 days
Based on null reviews
Wed., 5 Aug.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
44h 00m
Wed., 2 Sep.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
35h 40m
$1,067
Trip: 29 days
Based on null reviews
Wed., 7 Oct.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
25h 45m
Thu., 22 Oct.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
41h 25m
Trip: 16 days
Based on null reviews
Wed., 5 Aug.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
32h 10m
Wed., 19 Aug.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
35h 40m
$1,110
Trip: 15 days
Based on null reviews
Tue., 8 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
37h 45m
Tue., 22 Sep.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
35h 40m
$1,069
Trip: 15 days
Based on null reviews
Tue., 22 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
25h 45m
Tue., 6 Oct.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
41h 25m
Trip: 15 days
Based on null reviews
Tue., 20 Oct.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
26h 29m
Tue., 10 Nov.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
24h 10m
$1,120
Trip: 22 days
Based on null reviews
Wed., 12 Aug.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
38h 55m
Tue., 8 Sep.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
35h 40m
$1,072
Trip: 28 days
Based on null reviews
Tue., 20 Oct.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
25h 45m
Tue., 10 Nov.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
40h 15m
Trip: 22 days
Based on null reviews
Tue., 4 Aug.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
33h 10m
Fri., 21 Aug.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
23h 00m
$1,131
Trip: 18 days
Based on null reviews
Sun., 1 Nov.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
23h 20m
Sat., 14 Nov.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
25h 30m
$1,073
Trip: 14 days
Based on null reviews
Tue., 20 Oct.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
40h 25m
Tue., 10 Nov.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
40h 15m
$1,007
Trip: 22 days
Based on null reviews
Wed., 5 Aug.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
44h 00m
Wed., 19 Aug.
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
SYD
Sydney Airport
35h 40m
$1,074
Trip: 15 days
Based on null reviews
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Book cheap flights from Sydney to Los Angeles (one-way)

Airports
Origin
Sydney
$571
only
$571
Destination
Los Angeles
$571
only
$571
Wed., 9 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
13h 35m
Based on null reviews
Wed., 9 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
25h 45m
Based on null reviews
Mon., 7 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
23h 15m
Based on null reviews
Sat., 22 Aug.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
19h 45m
Based on null reviews
Wed., 9 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
19h 10m
Based on null reviews
Fri., 14 Aug.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
16h 25m
Based on null reviews
Tue., 15 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
25h 45m
Based on null reviews
Wed., 9 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
17h 50m
Based on null reviews
Sat., 22 Aug.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
24h 50m
Based on null reviews
Wed., 9 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
16h 55m
Based on null reviews
Wed., 2 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
25h 45m
Based on null reviews
Sat., 22 Aug.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
25h 20m
Based on null reviews
Tue., 8 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
45h 04m
Based on null reviews
Tue., 21 Jul.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
21h 45m
Based on null reviews
Sat., 22 Aug.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
15h 55m
Based on null reviews
Wed., 9 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
39h 25m
Based on null reviews
Sun., 13 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
25h 45m
Based on null reviews
Tue., 8 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
19h 10m
Based on null reviews
Wed., 9 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
16h 30m
Based on null reviews
Sun., 6 Sep.
SYD
Sydney Airport
LAX
Los Angeles Airport
32h 45m
Based on null reviews
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