The cheapest times to fly from SYD to NTL are

  • February 5th to July 29th
  • October 15th to December 16th

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 NTL is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $305 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $240 for Tuesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Newcastle

Flying from Sydney (SYD) to Newcastle (NTL) will usually cost between $240 to $252 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $240. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $257. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $17 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $241 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SYD to NTL flight.

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

SYD to NTL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SYD to NTL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Sydney. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.7, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to NTL, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into SYD. 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 $4 (2%) 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 $241. Return trip prices are from the NTL 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 NTL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 8 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from SYD to NTL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ) in Port Macquarie

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from NTL
  • Usually 26.56% less expensive than NTL
  • Nonstop flights available

See SYD to PQQ flights

Destination alternative #2: Tamworth Airport (TMW) in Tamworth

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from NTL
  • Usually 21.16% less expensive than NTL
  • Nonstop flights available

See SYD to TMW flights


Flight Hacking SYD to NTL

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 NTL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Brisbane (SYD > BNE > NTL)

  • Price for both tickets: $219
  • Average savings: $22 (9.13%)

See SYD to BNE flights

Hack #2: Gold Coast (SYD > OOL > NTL)

  • Price for both tickets: $220
  • Average savings: $21 (8.71%)

See SYD to OOL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, China Eastern, Delta, Emirates, Jetstar, Pelican Airlines, Qantas, Rex, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 88 miles or 142 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SYD to NTL flight is about 1 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between Sydney and Newcastle?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 54 available flights from SYD to NTL.


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 NTL
Destination airport name Williamtown Airport
City Newcastle
Country Australia
Latitude -32.8
Longitude 151.8


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