The cheapest times to fly from SYD to YVR are

  • February 12th to March 25th (except the week of March 5th)
  • May 14th to September 16th (except the weeks of June 11th, July 23rd, July 30th, and August 27th)
  • October 8th 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 YVR is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1710 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $821 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Vancouver

Flying from Sydney (SYD) to Vancouver (YVR) will usually cost between $838 to $1363 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $843. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1539. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $696 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $911 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SYD to YVR flight.

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

SYD to YVR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SYD to YVR flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Sydney. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, 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 $73 (7%) 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 $924. Return trip prices are from the YVR 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 YVR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 58 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 35 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Avianca, Beijing Capital, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Hainan, Hawaiian, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, Jetstar, Korean Air, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, Scoot, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, United, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Australia, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7766 miles or 12498 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SYD to YVR flight is about 14 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Sydney and Vancouver?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 102 available flights from SYD to YVR.


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 YVR
Destination airport name Vancouver International Airport
City Vancouver
Country Canada
Latitude 49.2
Longitude -123.2


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