The cheapest times to fly from ASP to SYD are

  • January 1st to May 13th (except the weeks of March 5th, April 2nd, and April 9th)
  • August 13th to September 30th
  • November 19th to December 9th

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 ASP to SYD is late January. Prices can be as high as $594 for Sunday flights during mid October, or as low as $383 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Sydney

Flying from Alice Springs (ASP) to Sydney (SYD) will usually cost between $384 to $557 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $423. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid October, with an average price of $495. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $72 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $453 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ASP to SYD flight.

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

ASP to SYD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ASP to SYD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Alice Springs. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $121 (23%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $400. Return trip prices are from the SYD to ASP 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 ASP to SYD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 15 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking ASP 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 ASP to SYD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Adelaide (ASP > ADL > SYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $451
  • Average savings: $3 (0.55%)

See ASP to ADL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Emirates, LATAM, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sydney International Airport to Alice Springs Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1256 miles or 2021 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ASP to SYD flight is about 3 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Alice Springs and Sydney?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 69 available flights from ASP to SYD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ASP
Origination airport name Alice Springs Airport
City Alice Springs
Country Australia
Latitude -23.8
Longitude 133.9

Return Airport

Destination code SYD
Destination airport name Sydney International Airport
City Sydney
Country Australia
Latitude -33.9
Longitude 151.2


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