The cheapest times to fly from ATL to YQY are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • August 13th 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 ATL to YQY is late October. Prices can be as high as $950 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $579 for Wednesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Sydney

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Sydney (YQY) will usually cost between $589 to $835 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $597. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $851. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $254 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $672 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to YQY flight.

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

ATL to YQY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to YQY flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $76 (10%) 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 $641. Return trip prices are from the YQY to ATL 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 ATL to YQY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 46 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ATL to YQY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Charlottetown Airport (YYG) in Charlottetown

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from YQY
  • Usually 6.33% less expensive than YQY
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to YYG flights


Flight Hacking ATL to YQY

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 ATL to YQY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (ATL > BOS > YQY)

  • Price for both tickets: $605
  • Average savings: $67 (9.9%)

See ATL to BOS flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (ATL > LGA > YQY)

  • Price for both tickets: $623
  • Average savings: $49 (7.3%)

See ATL to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ATL to YQY? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sydney Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1545 miles or 2486 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ATL to YQY?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to YQY flight is about 3 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Sydney?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from ATL to YQY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeATL
Origination airport nameHartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
CityAtlanta, GA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeYQY
Destination airport nameSydney Airport


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