The cheapest times to fly from LDH to SYD are

  • April 16th to September 30th (except the week of September 17th)
  • October 15th to November 4th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 LDH to SYD is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $1050 for Monday flights during mid December, or as low as $443 for Tuesday flights around early to mid August.


When to Fly to Sydney

Flying from Lord Howe Island (LDH) to Sydney (SYD) will usually cost between $541 to $943 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $461. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $948. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $487 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $774 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LDH to SYD flight.

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

LDH to SYD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LDH to SYD flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lord Howe Island. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.99, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays 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 $99 (12%) 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 $741. Return trip prices are from the SYD to LDH 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 LDH to SYD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 52 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Qantas, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sydney International Airport to Lord Howe Island Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 488 miles or 785 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LDH to SYD flight is about 1 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Lord Howe Island and Sydney?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from LDH to SYD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LDH
Origination airport name Lord Howe Island Airport
City Lord Howe Island
Country Australia
Latitude -31.5
Longitude 159.1

Return Airport

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


Other Resources

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