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Cheap Flights to Sydney, Australia. Return Flights.

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Sydney Travel Information

Upon the approach to Sydney Airport in Sydney, Australia, a visitor can't help but be awestruck by the absolute beauty of the ocean, coastline and modern city horizon. The airport is absolutely first class and very welcoming to visitors from all over the world. It is located in Mascot, 8km south of the city centre. Visitors want to make sure they take advantage of the duty-free shopping that is available before arriving at customs.

Sydney Airport is one of the oldest continually running airports in the world. It is the busiest airport in Australia and the Sydney to Melbourne route is one of the busiest in the world (by flights scheduled and passengers carried). Currently you can fly to 46 domestic and 43 international destinations directly from Sydney.

After leaving customs, visitors will have access to many modes of transportation that will take them directly to their accommodations in the heart of Sydney. For the most adventurous of travelers, a rental car is going to provide unlimited access to explore the great attractions and events located in and around the Sydney area. There are also reliable limousine, taxi and hotel airport shuttle services that will take people directly to their hotel.

Places to Stay

Regardless of budget constraints, Sydney offers many fine hotels at every level.

Marriott Sydney Harbour - This is a high-end facility that looks out over the beautiful Sydney Harbour. The hotel comes with well decorated accommodations, a pool/spa/sauna facility, fine dining restaurants, shopping and business services, all located in the heart of the city.

The 150 Apartments - These apartments are located in the center of the city and offers family style accommodations at a reasonable price. The 2-3 bedroom units provide nicely furnished rooms with direct access to some of Sydney's finest shops and restaurants.

Novotel Sydney - This hotel is located just outside the city limits and offers great beachfront accommodations away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Guests will have access to a pool, sauna, fitness center, water sports from right off the beach, restaurants and shopping in the city centre.

Things to Do in Sydney

After settling in to one of the many available accommodations, it's time to begin choosing the best things to do. This is not an easy process as Sydney is a very vibrant city with much to offer in the way of sightseeing and entertainment.

The Beaches - If someone loves being close to the water, many of Sydney's beaches are rated as some of the best in the world. Visitors might want to check out Bondi Beach, Cronulla Beach and Manly Beach. The sun and surf are always out in these wonderful locations where visitors can enjoy surfing, para-sailing, kayaking or simply laying in the sun and working on a Aussie tan.

Arts and Culture - For those who enjoy experiencing the local culture, Sydney is filled with a wide array of museums and top-notch theaters. The Art Gallery of NSW and Museum of Contemporary Art offer some of the best exhibits in all of Australia. If attending operas, plays or concerts entices, guests will find some wonderful productions during the summer months at the State Theatre, the Sydney Theatre Company and the Sydney Opera House. Every December, Sydney plays host to Tropfest, one of the world's most enjoyable outdoor film festivals.

Children Activities - If the kids are in tow, visitors will want to consider going to the SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and Taronga Zoo. For active kids, Sydney Olympic Park offers archery, boat rides, Circus act instruction, biking and swimming at the indoor Aquatic Centre.

Dining - Sydney restaurants offer a tremendous array of cuisines in its many cafes, pubs and fine dining establishments. Must see destinations include The Boathouse, Icebergs Dining Room and Bar, Quay, Rockpool Bar and Grill, and Ms. G's unique noodle bar.

Anyone who is having trouble finding something to do in Sydney is simply not trying! Sydney, Australia is one of the most amazing vacation destinations in the world. So grab a cheap flight to Sydney today, and from the moment the plane touches down at the airport you can choose from hundreds of amazing attractions, or simply relax on one of the incredible beaches.


Monthly Average Prices for Return Airfares to Sydney (AUD)

Perth to Sydney$516$416$440$485$536$456
Gold Coast to Sydney$167$145$139$147$182$130
Melbourne to Sydney$222$176$181$193$216$189
Brisbane to Sydney$214$168$152$160$163$159
Adelaide to Sydney$232$213$209$214$202$214
Cairns to Sydney$290$300$356$355$307$297
Whitsunday Coast to Sydney$225$230$225$273$284$242
Launceston to Sydney$269$111$99$167$279  -
Coffs Harbour to Sydney$171$170$155$172$170$184
Ballina to Sydney  -$106  -$246$190  -

Did you know...

  • Queenstown in New Zealand is the nearest overseas airport to Sydney.
  • Sydney has the International Air Transport Association (IATA) code of syd.
  • 1666 hours and 39 minutes is the longest flight between Sydney and Sydney.
  • The cheapest airfare from Albury to Sydney is $158 on Virgin Australia.

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Airlines that fly to Sydney :

Sydney (SYD) is serviced by:

Qantas, Virgin Australia, Tiger, Jetstar

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