The cheapest times to fly from AMS to SYD are

  • January 29th to April 1st
  • April 23rd to June 10th
  • October 29th to December 2nd

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from AMS to SYD is mid March. Prices can be as high as $1816 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $740 for Wednesday flights around mid March.


When to Fly to Sydney

Flying from Amsterdam (AMS) to Sydney (SYD) will usually cost between $935 to $1433 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid March with an average ticket price of $927. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1525. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $598 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1050 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AMS to SYD flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the AMS to SYD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

AMS to SYD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AMS to SYD flight is priced close to the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Amsterdam. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Sydney, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Amsterdam. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $102 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1026. Return trip prices are from the SYD to AMS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from AMS to SYD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 19 hour 37 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking AMS to SYD

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from AMS to SYD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Singapore (AMS > SIN > SYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $953
  • Average savings: $97 (9.24%)

See AMS to HKG flights

Hack #2: Hong Kong (AMS > HKG > SYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $984
  • Average savings: $66 (6.29%)

See AMS to SIN flights

Hack #3: London (AMS > LHR > SYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $988
  • Average savings: $62 (5.9%)

See AMS to LHR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AMS to SYD? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 51 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Air India, Air Serbia, AirAsia, AirAsia X, Alitalia, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Beijing Capital, Belavia, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, CSA, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Etihad, Finnair, Flybe, Garuda Indonesia, JAL, Jetstar, KLM, Korean Air, Level, LOT, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, Qantas, Qatar Airways, SAS, Scoot, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, THAI, Tigerair, Turkish Airlines, United, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Australia, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sydney International Airport to Schiphol Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 10350 miles or 16657 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AMS to SYD?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AMS to SYD flight is about 19 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Amsterdam and Sydney?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 96 available flights from AMS to SYD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeAMS
Origination airport nameSchiphol Airport
Countrythe Netherlands

Return Airport

Destination codeSYD
Destination airport nameSydney International Airport


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