Wellington to Sydney flight duration

What is the flight duration from Wellington to Sydney?

On average there are 8 flights flying direct each day from Wellington to Sydney. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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Depart
WLG
Arrive
SYD

Average direct flight time is 3 hours 45 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from Wellington to Sydney is 3 hours 45 minutes.

A distance of 1,384 miles / 2,227 km

Related: Return journey Sydney to Wellington flight duration

Wellington to Sydney flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 3 hours 45 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 3 hours 45 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 3 hours 45 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 8

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from Wellington to Sydney is 3 hours 45 minutes
  • Distance from Wellington to Sydney is 1,384 miles / 2,227 km
  • Wellington is served by 1 airports Wellington International Airport (WLG)
  • Sydney is served by 1 airports Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD)
  • The currency in Sydney, Australia is the Australian Dollars

Airlines

Jetstar
Jetstar
Qantas
Qantas
Virgin Australia
Virgin Australia

DIRECT FLIGHTS

Wellington to Sydney
Flying with Qantas
3 hours 45 minutes
Wellington to Sydney
Flying with Emirates
3 hours 45 minutes
Wellington to Sydney
Flying with Virgin Australia
3 hours 45 minutes

Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 24 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

Wellington to Sydney flight time via Melbourne Tullamarine | to via MEL
Wellington to Melbourne Tullamarine
4 hours
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 55 minutes
Melbourne Tullamarine to Sydney
1 hours 25 minutes
Total journey time
7 hours 20 minutes
Wellington to Sydney flight time via Auckland International | to via AKL
Wellington to Auckland International
1 hours 05 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 40 minutes
Auckland International to Sydney
3 hours 35 minutes
Total journey time
6 hours 20 minutes
Wellington to Sydney flight time via Brisbane | to via BNE
Wellington to Brisbane
4 hours
Wait for connecting flight
3 hours 05 minutes
Brisbane to Sydney
1 hours 35 minutes
Total journey time
8 hours 40 minutes

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from Poole to London can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to London and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.


Wellington & Sydney local time and timezones

Sydney, Australia time is 2 hours behind Wellington, New Zealand

Date and time in Wellington, New Zealand:
18:58 Sun, 31 May, 2020,
Auckland Timezone: NZST (+12:00)

Date and time in Sydney, Australia:
16:58 Sun, 31 May, 2020,
Sydney Timezone: AEST (+10:00)


Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between Wellington, New Zealand and Sydney, Australia? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 3 hours 45 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.