The cheapest times to fly from VIE to SYD are

  • January 29th to May 27th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • October 29th to December 2nd

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 VIE to SYD is mid March. Prices can be as high as $1923 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $824 for Tuesday flights around mid March.


When to Fly to Sydney

Flying from Vienna (VIE) to Sydney (SYD) will usually cost between $964 to $1523 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid March with an average ticket price of $966. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1660. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $694 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1160 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VIE to SYD flight.

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

VIE to SYD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VIE to SYD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Vienna. 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 to Sydney, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Vienna. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $127 (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 $1133. Return trip prices are from the SYD to VIE 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 VIE to SYD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 18 hour 50 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking VIE to SYD

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 VIE to SYD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Hong Kong (VIE > HKG > SYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $945
  • Average savings: $215 (18.53%)

See VIE to BKK flights

Hack #2: Bangkok (VIE > BKK > SYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $983
  • Average savings: $177 (15.26%)

See VIE to HKG flights

Hack #3: Singapore (VIE > SIN > SYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $990
  • Average savings: $170 (14.66%)

See VIE to SIN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 44 major airlines flying this route most often: Adria, Aegean, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air India, Air New Zealand, Air Serbia, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Bangkok Airways, Belavia, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, EgyptAir, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Garuda Indonesia, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, LOT, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, Qantas, Qatar Airways, S7, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, THAI, Turkish Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Australia, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9919 miles or 15963 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VIE to SYD flight is about 18 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Vienna and Sydney?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 81 available flights from VIE to SYD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code VIE
Origination airport name Vienna International Airport
City Vienna
Country Austria
Latitude 48.1
Longitude 16.6

Return Airport

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


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