The cheapest times to fly from FCA to SYD are

  • January 29th to February 11th
  • February 26th to March 18th
  • April 2nd to May 6th
  • July 30th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 8th and November 19th)

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 FCA to SYD is early November. Prices can be as high as $3066 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $1103 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Sydney

Flying from Kalispell, MT (FCA) to Sydney (SYD) will usually cost between $1188 to $2113 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $1191. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2633. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1442 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1367 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FCA to SYD flight.

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

FCA to SYD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FCA to SYD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Kalispell. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 Kalispell. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $224 (14%) 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 $1358. Return trip prices are from the SYD to FCA 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 FCA 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 15 hour 35 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (FCA > LAX > SYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1239
  • Average savings: $129 (9.4%)

See FCA to LAX flights

Hack #2: Honolulu, HI (FCA > HNL > SYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1265
  • Average savings: $102 (7.46%)

See FCA to HNL flights

Hack #3: Shanghai (FCA > PVG > SYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1313
  • Average savings: $54 (3.95%)

See FCA to PVG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Avianca, Delta, JAL, Korean Air, Qantas, United, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sydney International Airport to Glacier Park International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8113 miles or 13057 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FCA to SYD flight is about 15 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Kalispell, MT and Sydney?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from FCA to SYD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FCA
Origination airport name Glacier Park International Airport
City Kalispell, MT
Country the United States
Latitude 48.3
Longitude -114.3

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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