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There are 7 ways to get from England to Sydney by plane or train

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Fly Leeds Bradford to Sydney  •  26h 5m

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Sydney (SYD) LBA - SYD

$1,157 - $3,264

Cheapest option

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train  •  30h 37m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NTL) LHR - NTL
  2. Take the train from Hamilton Station to Central Station

$674 - $1,582

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Fly Manchester to Sydney  •  24h 2m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Sydney (SYD) MAN - SYD

$1,027 - $2,648

Fly London Heathrow to Sydney  •  25h 19m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Sydney (SYD) LHR - SYD

$830 - $4,083

Fly Bristol to Sydney  •  33h 49m

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Sydney (SYD) BRS - SYD

$1,134 - $1,834

Fly London City to Sydney  •  26h 46m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Sydney (SYD) LCY - SYD

$1,024 - $5,531

Fly Birmingham to Sydney  •  25h 24m

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Sydney (SYD) BHX - SYD

$1,123 - $3,071

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International entry into Australia from United Kingdom

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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Australia, as well as residents from New Zealand

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Australia with the above exceptions. India are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Australia from United Kingdom

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine
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No, entry into Australia from United Kingdom is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
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  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sydney is 1800 020 080.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sydney is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Sydney is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800 020 080.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Kingdom from Australia.

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Last updated: 15 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from England to Sydney is to fly and train which costs £370 - £900 and takes 30h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from England to Sydney is to fly which costs £550 - £1,500 and takes 24h 2m.

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It is approximately 17002 km to get from England to Sydney.

It takes approximately 26h 5m to get from England to Sydney, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Leeds Bradford Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 27h 45m and has two stopovers.

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Sydney is 9h ahead of England. It is currently 1:07 PM in England and 10:07 PM in Sydney.

Korean Air, British Airways, Qantas and four other airlines offer flights from Leeds Bradford Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 755+ hotels available in Sydney. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from England to Leeds Bradford Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs £21 - £26.

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Map of how to get from England to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 17001.6 km
  • Duration: 26h 5m

What companies run services between England and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

KLM, China Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Leeds to Sydney every 2 hours.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Manchester to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,900
Flights from London Heathrow to Sydney via Perth
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $10,000
Flights from London Heathrow to Sydney via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $10,000
Flights from London Heathrow to Sydney via Perth, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $10,000
Flights from Bristol to Sydney via Frankfurt, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
32h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,600
Flights from Bristol to Sydney via Frankfurt, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
33h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,600
Flights from Birmingham to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,900
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle via Singapore Changi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle via Singapore Changi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
30h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle via Manila, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,500
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle via Perth, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
34h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,200
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Sydney via Amsterdam Schiphol, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,200
Flights from Manchester to Sydney via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,000
Flights from Manchester to Sydney via Singapore Changi, Perth
Ave. Duration
25h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,100
Flights from London Heathrow to Sydney via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
22h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Flights from London City to Sydney via Amsterdam Schiphol, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,700
Flights from London City to Sydney via Frankfurt, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,700
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle via Singapore Changi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle via Singapore Changi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
29h 5m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Sydney via Amsterdam Schiphol, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
30h 5m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $2,900
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Sydney via Amsterdam Schiphol, Incheon
Ave. Duration
27h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,300
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Sydney via Amsterdam Schiphol, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
28h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,200
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Sydney via Amsterdam Schiphol, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
28h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,300
Flights from Bristol to Sydney via Frankfurt, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
33h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,600
Flights from London City to Sydney via Amsterdam Schiphol, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
27h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,100
Flights from London City to Sydney via Amsterdam Schiphol, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Sydney via Amsterdam Schiphol, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
27h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,300
Flights from Manchester to Sydney via Doha
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from London Heathrow to Sydney via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $5,500
Flights from London City to Sydney via Amsterdam Schiphol, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,100
Flights from London City to Sydney via Frankfurt, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Sydney via Amsterdam Schiphol, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,200
Flights from Manchester to Sydney via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,000
Flights from London Heathrow to Sydney via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,600 - $5,500
Flights from London City to Sydney via Amsterdam Schiphol, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
26h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Flights from London City to Sydney via Frankfurt, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Manchester to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,900
Flights from Bristol to Sydney via Frankfurt, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
33h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,600
Flights from Birmingham to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,900
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle via Manila, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bristol to Sydney via Frankfurt, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
32h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,900
Flights from Bristol to Sydney via Frankfurt, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
32h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,600
Flights from London City to Sydney via Frankfurt, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,700
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Sydney via Incheon
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,600
Flights from Bristol to Sydney via Vienna, Incheon
Ave. Duration
31h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,700
Flights from Bristol to Sydney via Frankfurt, Incheon
Ave. Duration
32h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,600
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Sydney via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $4,900
Flights from Bristol to Sydney via Frankfurt, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
32h 40m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,600
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from London Heathrow to Sydney via Delhi
Ave. Duration
27h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $1,400
Flights from Bristol to Sydney via Frankfurt, Delhi
Ave. Duration
33h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,800
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Manchester to Sydney via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,600
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Sydney via Doha
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Sydney via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,100
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Sydney via Manila
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,500
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Sydney via Incheon
Ave. Duration
26h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,400
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Sydney via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,700
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from London City to Sydney via Frankfurt, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $2,100
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle via Manila, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,500
Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Hamilton Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$9 - $12
Opal single trip ticket
$11 - $15

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