The cheapest times to fly from NRT to SYD are

  • February 12th to March 25th
  • May 14th to July 1st
  • July 30th to September 30th (except the week of August 6th)
  • October 22nd to December 2nd (except the week of 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 NRT to SYD is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $1152 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $367 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Sydney

Flying from Tokyo (NRT) to Sydney (SYD) will usually cost between $480 to $872 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $434. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $979. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $545 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $623 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NRT to SYD flight.

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

NRT to SYD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the NRT to SYD flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Tokyo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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. Saturdays 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 $92 (13%) 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 $591. Return trip prices are from the SYD to NRT 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 NRT to SYD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 45 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 43 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air New Zealand, Air Niugini, AirAsia, AirAsia X, Aircalin, ANA, Asiana, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Cebu Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, El Al, Emirates, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Firefly, Garuda Indonesia, Hawaiian, Hong Kong Airlines, Hong Kong Express, JAL, Jetstar, Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, Royal Brunei, Scoot, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, THAI, Thai AirAsia X, Tigerair, Turkish Airlines, VietJet Air, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Australia, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4867 miles or 7833 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop NRT to SYD flight is about 9 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Tokyo and Sydney?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 91 available flights from NRT to SYD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeNRT
Origination airport nameNarita International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSYD
Destination airport nameSydney International Airport


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