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There are 4 ways to get from New Delhi to Sydney by plane or train

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Recommended option

Fly Delhi to Sydney  •  17h 47m

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Sydney (SYD) DEL - SYD

$833 - $11,282

Cheapest option

Fly Delhi to Newcastle, train  •  24h 29m

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Newcastle (NTL) DEL - NTL
  2. Take the train from Hamilton Station to Central Station

$597 - $1,162

2 alternative options

Train to Dehra Dun, fly to Sydney  •  22h 44m

  1. Take the train from New Delhi to Haridwar Jn
  2. Fly from Dehra Dun (DED) to Sydney (SYD) DED - SYD

$637 - $1,241

Train, train to Chandigarh, fly to Sydney  •  24h 7m

  1. Take the train from New Delhi to Ambala Cant Jn
  2. Take the train from Ambala Cant Jn to Chandigarh
  3. Fly from Chandigarh (IXC) to Sydney (SYD) IXC - SYD

$922 - $1,824

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International entry into Australia from India

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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 India

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine
This applies to arrivals from India
  • State and territory governments, with support from the Australian Government, manage quarantine arrangements
  • Australia Travel Declaration required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: New Zealand unless other countries have been visited within the past 14 days prior to arrival
  • State and territory governments, with support from the Australian Government, manage quarantine arrangements
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Rules to follow in Australia

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Considerations leaving from India

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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No, entry into Australia from India 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
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • 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.

Yes, entry into India from Australia is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Delhi to Sydney is to fly and train which costs ₹34,000 - ₹70,000 and takes 24h 29m.

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The fastest way to get from New Delhi to Sydney is to fly. Taking this option will cost ₹47,000 - ₹6,50,000 and takes 17h 47m.

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The distance between New Delhi and Sydney is 10428 km.

It takes approximately 17h 47m to get from New Delhi to Sydney, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Delhi Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 13h 25m.

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Sydney is 4h 30m ahead of New Delhi. It is currently 6:37 AM in New Delhi and 11:07 AM in Sydney.

Air India Limited, Malaysia Airlines, China Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Delhi Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 1900+ hotels available in Sydney. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from New Delhi to Delhi Airport is to bus which takes 1h 52m and costs .

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Map of how to get from New Delhi to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 10428 km
  • Duration: 17h 47m

What companies run services between New Delhi, India and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

Air India Limited, Malaysia Airlines and three other airlines fly from New Delhi to Sydney 3 times a day.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Dehra Dun to Sydney via Delhi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Singapore Changi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Melbourne, Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Guangzhou Baiyun, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,000
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Sydney, Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,300
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Melbourne, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Colombo, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$650 - $4,100
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Singapore Changi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
23h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from Chandigarh to Sydney via Delhi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,100
Flights from Chandigarh to Sydney via Delhi, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,100
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Delhi to Sydney via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Dehra Dun to Sydney via Bengaluru, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Singapore Changi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Singapore Changi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
22h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Sydney, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Chandigarh to Sydney via Bengaluru, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,800
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Delhi to Sydney
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Dehra Dun to Sydney via Delhi
Ave. Duration
17h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Chandigarh to Sydney via Delhi
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $1,800
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Delhi to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Dehra Dun to Sydney via Delhi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from Chandigarh to Sydney via Delhi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,100
Flights from Chandigarh to Sydney via Delhi, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,100
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Delhi to Sydney via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Dehra Dun to Sydney via Bengaluru, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Chandigarh to Sydney via Bengaluru, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
19h 52m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,800
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Melbourne, Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Sydney, Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,300
Flights from Chandigarh to Sydney via Delhi, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,100
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Delhi to Sydney via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,400
Flights from Dehra Dun to Sydney via Delhi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,500
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Delhi to Sydney via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Dehra Dun to Sydney via Delhi, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Sydney, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Chandigarh to Sydney via Bengaluru, Colombo
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $6,500
Flights from Chandigarh to Sydney via Delhi, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,100
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Dehra Dun to Sydney via Delhi, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,600
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Delhi to Newcastle via Sydney
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from New Delhi to Haridwar Jn
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from New Delhi to Ambala Cant Jn
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Ambala Cant Jn to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
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 30m
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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