The cheapest times to fly from YQY to LAX are

  • January 8th to March 11th (except the week of February 12th)
  • March 26th to May 6th (except the week of April 9th)
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the week of October 29th)

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 YQY to LAX is mid February. Prices can be as high as $1165 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $426 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Sydney (YQY) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $429 to $862 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $429. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1018. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $589 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $602 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YQY to LAX flight.

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

YQY to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YQY to LAX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Sydney. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Sydney. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $111 (15%) 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 $526. Return trip prices are from the LAX to YQY 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 YQY to LAX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 36 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from YQY to LAX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Sydney Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3125 miles or 5029 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from YQY to LAX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YQY to LAX flight is about 6 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Sydney and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from YQY to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYQY
Origination airport nameSydney Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeLAX
Destination airport nameLos Angeles International Airport
CityLos Angeles, CA
Countrythe United States


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