There are 2 ways to get from Los Angeles to Sydney by plane or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Sydney  •  17 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Sydney (SYD) LAX - SYD

$398 - $1,220

1 alternative option

Fly to Newcastle, train  •  23 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Newcastle (NTL) LAX - NTL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle Interchange to Central Station

$573 - $1,134

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Sydney is to fly which costs $390 - $1,300 and takes 17 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Sydney is to fly which costs $390 - $1,300 and takes 17 h 32 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Sydney is 7546 miles.

It takes approximately 17 h 32 min to get from Los Angeles to Sydney, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Sydney.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 7545.9 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 32 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

Virgin Australia, Qantas and seven other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Sydney hourly.

Airlines
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney
Ave. Duration
14 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Newcastle via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Newcastle via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Newcastle via Sydney, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
21 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,000
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney
Ave. Duration
15 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
18 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney via Nadi
Ave. Duration
19 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Newcastle via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,900
Flights from Los Angeles to Newcastle via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
19 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,900
Flights from Los Angeles to Newcastle via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney
Ave. Duration
14 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $1,900
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,900
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney via Auckland
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $1,900
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,900
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney via Auckland
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney
Ave. Duration
15 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $1,900
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
18 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,600
Fiji Airways
Website
fijiairways.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney via Nadi
Ave. Duration
19 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Newcastle Interchange to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $22
1st Class
$21 - $35

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