The cheapest times to fly from SYD to MIA are

  • January 22nd to March 25th
  • July 30th to November 25th (except the week of October 1st)

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 MIA is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $2084 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $854 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Miami

Flying from Sydney (SYD) to Miami, FL (MIA) will usually cost between $961 to $1741 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $960. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1943. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $983 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1164 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SYD to MIA flight.

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

SYD to MIA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SYD to MIA 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 $0.08, 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. Fridays 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 $161 (10%) 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 $1105. Return trip prices are from the MIA 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 MIA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 47 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SYD to MIA

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 MIA — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1005
  • Average savings: $159 (13.62%)

See SYD to SFO flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (SYD > SFO > MIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1068
  • Average savings: $96 (8.25%)

See SYD to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, Cayman Airways, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Fiji Airways, JAL, LATAM, Qantas, Qatar Airways, United, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9332 miles or 15018 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SYD to MIA flight is about 17 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Sydney and Miami, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from SYD to MIA.


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 MIA
Destination airport name Miami International Airport
City Miami, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 25.8
Longitude -80.3


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