The cheapest times to fly from SYD to JED are

  • February 12th to April 8th
  • May 7th to June 24th (except the week of May 14th)
  • October 15th to November 25th

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 SYD to JED is mid October. Prices can be as high as $2630 for Tuesday flights during mid December, or as low as $920 for Friday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Jeddah

Flying from Sydney (SYD) to Jeddah (JED) will usually cost between $1027 to $2059 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $983. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2111. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1128 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1421 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SYD to JED flight.

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

SYD to JED Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SYD to JED flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Sydney. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JED, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into SYD. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Jeddah, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Sydney. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $268 (14%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1379. Return trip prices are from the JED to SYD 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 SYD to JED 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 52 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SYD to JED

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 SYD to JED — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kuala Lumpur (SYD > KUL > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $943
  • Average savings: $478 (33.64%)

See SYD to DEL flights

Hack #2: Delhi (SYD > DEL > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $997
  • Average savings: $424 (29.84%)

See SYD to KUL flights

Hack #3: Manila (SYD > MNL > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $1005
  • Average savings: $416 (29.28%)

See SYD to MNL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 32 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Arabia, Air India, AirAsia, AirAsia X, Biman, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Firefly, Garuda Indonesia, Gulf Air, IndiGo, Jetstar, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, MEA, Oman Air, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Scoot, Singapore Airlines, SpiceJet, SriLankan, Tigerair, Turkish Airlines, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from King Abdulaziz International Airport to Sydney International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8269 miles or 13308 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SYD to JED flight is about 15 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Sydney and Jeddah?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 64 available flights from SYD to JED.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code JED
Destination airport name King Abdulaziz International Airport
City Jeddah
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 21.7
Longitude 39.2


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