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Cheap flights from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport from £251

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 20/5. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
SYD — LGW
25 Feb — 3 Mar1
1 adult
Sun 25/2
Sun 3/3

The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to London Gatwick are usually found in October or November, booked 38 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Friday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Sydney (SYD) to Gatwick (LGW)

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Sydney (SYD) to Gatwick (LGW). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 21 February 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

October

Average price

£1,039

Round-trip from

£59
High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in February 2024
From Sydney Kingsford Smith to London Gatwick

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport?

Flights from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport are found to be more expensive on Monday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to London Gatwick Airport.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport?

To save up to 4% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 52 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport from £1,095 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £1,095 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport?

Flights from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at £688.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport (SYD - LGW)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at midday tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 19% on airfare.

Cheap China Eastern flights from Sydney to Gatwick

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by China Eastern for the route between Sydney and Gatwick. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest China Eastern flights we've detected travelling from Sydney to London. Make sure to double check the flight details before booking.
Fri 3/511:00SYD - LGW
1 stop28h 40mChina Eastern
Mon 27/511:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£502
Thu 4/412:00SYD - LGW
1 stop28h 40mChina Eastern
Thu 18/411:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£558
Tue 16/411:00SYD - LGW
1 stop28h 40mChina Eastern
Sat 18/511:35LGW - SYD
1 stop40h 00mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£606
Thu 9/511:00SYD - LGW
1 stop28h 40mChina Eastern
Thu 30/511:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£638
Sat 4/511:00SYD - LGW
1 stop28h 40mChina Eastern
Thu 30/511:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 19/2£639
Wed 13/312:00SYD - LGW
1 stop29h 30mChina Eastern
Mon 22/411:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 19/2£641
Sun 21/411:00SYD - LGW
1 stop28h 40mChina Eastern
Thu 9/511:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£642
Wed 1/511:00SYD - LGW
1 stop28h 40mChina Eastern
Thu 8/811:35LGW - SYD
3 stops35h 05mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£646
Tue 30/411:00SYD - LGW
1 stop28h 40mChina Eastern
Tue 14/511:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 19/2£649

Cheap China Southern flights from Sydney to Gatwick

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by China Southern for the route between Sydney and Gatwick. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on China Southern flights travelling from Sydney to London. Deals are refreshing constantly so come back soon for more options.
Sun 23/621:45SYD - LGW
1 stop42h 25mChina Southern
Sat 24/812:00LGW - SYD
1 stop35h 25mChina Southern
Deal found 20/2£544
Wed 26/610:25SYD - LGW
1 stop29h 35mChina Southern
Sat 6/712:00LGW - SYD
1 stop22h 25mChina Southern
Deal found 20/2£786
Tue 18/621:45SYD - LGW
1 stop42h 15mChina Southern
Sat 6/712:00LGW - SYD
1 stop22h 25mChina Southern
Deal found 20/2£856
Tue 18/621:45SYD - LGW
1 stop42h 15mChina Southern
Tue 25/621:20LGW - SYD
2 stops37h 05mChina Southern
Deal found 20/2£868
Wed 26/610:25SYD - LGW
1 stop29h 35mChina Southern
Sat 6/721:20LGW - SYD
2 stops37h 05mChina Southern
Deal found 20/2£905
Mon 17/610:25SYD - LGW
2 stops40h 55mChina Southern
Tue 25/611:50LGW - SYD
1 stop22h 35mChina Southern
Deal found 20/2£923

Cheap Sydney to Gatwick flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Sydney to Gatwick specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Prices were last updated on 21 February 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Sydney to London in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Sun 25/220:40SYD - LGW
2 stops45h 15mAir China
Sun 3/311:40LGW - SYD
2 stops41h 20mAir China
Deal found 19/2£606
Wed 20/321:30SYD - LGW
1 stop44h 00mChina Eastern
Thu 11/411:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 19/2£640
Wed 13/312:00SYD - LGW
1 stop29h 30mChina Eastern
Mon 22/411:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 19/2£641
Wed 20/312:00SYD - LGW
1 stop29h 30mChina Eastern
Sun 21/411:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 19/2£642
Mon 11/313:30SYD - LGW
3 stops52h 00mChina Eastern
Wed 13/312:10LGW - SYD
1 stop34h 50mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£649
Wed 20/312:00SYD - LGW
1 stop29h 30mChina Eastern
Thu 11/411:35LGW - SYD
2 stops35h 05mChina Eastern
Deal found 19/2£650
Wed 20/312:00SYD - LGW
1 stop29h 30mChina Eastern
Thu 11/411:35LGW - SYD
2 stops35h 05mChina Eastern
Deal found 19/2£653
Wed 13/312:00SYD - LGW
1 stop29h 30mChina Eastern
Tue 23/411:35LGW - SYD
2 stops35h 05mChina Eastern
Deal found 19/2£673
Wed 13/312:00SYD - LGW
1 stop29h 30mMultiple Airlines
Sat 6/421:20LGW - SYD
2 stops37h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£680

Sydney to Gatwick 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Sydney and Gatwick in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Sydney to London in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Sun 25/220:40SYD - LGW
2 stops45h 15mAir China
Sun 3/311:40LGW - SYD
2 stops41h 20mAir China
Deal found 19/2£606
Sun 9/619:40SYD - LGW
1 stop43h 55mAir China
Fri 21/612:35LGW - SYD
1 stop41h 15mAir China
Deal found 20/2£624
Sun 2/619:40SYD - LGW
1 stop43h 55mAir China
Sun 23/612:35LGW - SYD
1 stop41h 15mAir China
Deal found 20/2£626
Thu 9/511:00SYD - LGW
1 stop28h 40mChina Eastern
Thu 30/511:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£638
Sat 4/511:00SYD - LGW
1 stop28h 40mChina Eastern
Thu 30/511:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 19/2£639
Wed 20/321:30SYD - LGW
1 stop44h 00mChina Eastern
Thu 11/411:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 19/2£640
Wed 13/312:00SYD - LGW
1 stop29h 30mChina Eastern
Mon 22/411:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 19/2£641
Wed 20/312:00SYD - LGW
1 stop29h 30mChina Eastern
Sun 21/411:35LGW - SYD
1 stop36h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 19/2£642
Sat 1/619:40SYD - LGW
1 stop43h 55mAir China
Sun 9/612:35LGW - SYD
1 stop41h 15mAir China
Deal found 19/2£643

Sydney to Gatwick flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Sydney to Gatwick for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
Consider one of these great deals we found on last-minute flights from Sydney to London. Users should be sure to double check the price, date, and time of their last-minute flight.
Sun 25/220:40SYD - LGW
2 stops45h 15mAir China
Sun 3/311:40LGW - SYD
2 stops41h 20mAir China
Deal found 19/2£606
Fri 1/306:25SYD - LGW
3 stops47h 50mMultiple Airlines
Sat 16/320:25LGW - SYD
2 stops37h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£883
Fri 1/307:00SYD - LGW
3 stops47h 15mMultiple Airlines
Thu 14/313:20LGW - SYD
3 stops33h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£926
Thu 29/221:45SYD - LGW
1 stop25h 50mQatar Airways
Tue 12/308:50LGW - SYD
1 stop23h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 20/2£952
Fri 1/321:30SYD - LGW
1 stop44h 00mChina Eastern
Thu 14/312:10LGW - SYD
1 stop38h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£953
Fri 1/307:00SYD - LGW
3 stops47h 15mMultiple Airlines
Thu 14/321:50LGW - SYD
2 stops35h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£955
Fri 1/321:30SYD - LGW
1 stop44h 00mChina Eastern
Thu 14/312:10LGW - SYD
1 stop38h 25mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£958
Thu 29/221:45SYD - LGW
1 stop25h 50mQatar Airways
Wed 8/509:00LGW - SYD
1 stop23h 10mQatar Airways
Deal found 20/2£960
Sun 25/221:45SYD - LGW
1 stop43h 25mQatar Airways
Sun 3/308:50LGW - SYD
1 stop23h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 19/2£960

One-way flights to Gatwick from Sydney

Search for one-way flight options from Sydney to Gatwick. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from Sydney to London. For those needing a return trip from Sydney, there is a search form available above.
Mon 20/511:00SYD - LGW
1 stop28h 40mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£251
Sun 17/312:00SYD - LGW
1 stop29h 30mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£297
Wed 20/312:00SYD - LGW
1 stop29h 30mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£300
Tue 18/611:00SYD - LGW
1 stop28h 40mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£303
Wed 1/520:30SYD - LGW
1 stop43h 10mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£305
Fri 10/511:00SYD - LGW
1 stop28h 40mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£307
Mon 20/511:20SYD - LGW
3 stops52h 20mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£308
Sun 16/620:30SYD - LGW
1 stop43h 10mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£309
Fri 21/611:00SYD - LGW
1 stop28h 40mChina Eastern
Deal found 20/2£311

Find flights from Sydney to Gatwick within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Sydney to Gatwick that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

£502 - £837

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Gatwick

SYD - LGW

SYDLGW

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Fri 3/5

1 stop28h 40m

London Gatwick

Mon 27/5

1 stop36h 25m

£502

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Gatwick

SYD - LGW

SYDLGW

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sun 23/6

1 stop42h 25m

London Gatwick

Sat 24/8

1 stop35h 25m

£544

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Gatwick

SYD - LGW

SYDLGW

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Thu 4/4

1 stop28h 40m

London Gatwick

Thu 18/4

1 stop36h 25m

£558

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Gatwick

SYD - LGW

SYDLGW

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 16/4

1 stop28h 40m

London Gatwick

Sat 18/5

1 stop40h 00m

£606

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Gatwick

SYD - LGW

SYDLGW

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sun 9/6

1 stop43h 55m

London Gatwick

Fri 21/6

1 stop41h 15m

£624

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Gatwick

SYD - LGW

SYDLGW

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sun 2/6

1 stop43h 55m

London Gatwick

Sun 23/6

1 stop41h 15m

£626

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Gatwick

SYD - LGW

SYDLGW

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Wed 8/5

1 stop43h 10m

London Gatwick

Thu 12/9

1 stop35h 35m

£658

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Gatwick

SYD - LGW

SYDLGW

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Wed 13/3

1 stop29h 30m

London Gatwick

Sat 6/4

2 stops37h 05m

£680

Sydney Kingsford SmithLondon Gatwick

SYD - LGW

SYDLGW

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Fri 3/5

2 stops29h 55m

London Gatwick

Mon 27/5

1 stop22h 30m

£837

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 20/2

When is the best time to book a flight from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Sydney to Gatwick. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport, you should look to book at least 38 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Sydney to Gatwick. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.
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Midday
Afternoon
Evening
All times are departure.
Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Sydney to London Gatwick Airport flight should consider departing on Thursday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Gatwick by month

Plan your trip from Sydney to Gatwick by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Sydney to Gatwick is currently £299 while a return flight costs £626. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.

Currently, April is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport (average of £102). Flying from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport in July is currently the most expensive (average of £138). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

£86

February

£85

March

£82

April

£81

May

£85

June

£95

July

£109

August

£101

September

£90

October

£90

November

£90

December

£88

Reviews of airlines servicing Gatwick

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Gatwick. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Gatwick. Reviews last updated 21 February 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with China Eastern, China Southern and Air China from Sydney to London by reading reviews from past customers. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.5
Very Good
4 reviews

Crew

9.0

Food

9.0

Boarding

9.0

Comfort

8.5

Entertainment

8.5

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 1

Pros: It was a newer model of the plane that I flew out with and it showed. Excellent interior, food was better than the previous flight. Very comfortable and functional for each individual . Crew were fantastic in there dealings with the passengers Overall a very pleasant experienceCons: The inflight entertainment was not as good as I expected. To the extent there wasn’t anything that I wanted to watch as I’d seen the only 2 films that I wanted to watch in my previous long haul leg. TV series were severely lacking in choice as was the latest movies.

8.5
Very Good
4 reviews
8.5
Very Good
4 reviews

Crew

9.0

Food

9.0

Boarding

9.0

Comfort

8.5

Entertainment

8.5

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 1

Pros: It was a newer model of the plane that I flew out with and it showed. Excellent interior, food was better than the previous flight. Very comfortable and functional for each individual . Crew were fantastic in there dealings with the passengers Overall a very pleasant experienceCons: The inflight entertainment was not as good as I expected. To the extent there wasn’t anything that I wanted to watch as I’d seen the only 2 films that I wanted to watch in my previous long haul leg. TV series were severely lacking in choice as was the latest movies.

8.4
Very Good
15 reviews
8.5
Very Good
4 reviews

Crew

9.0

Food

9.0

Boarding

9.0

Comfort

8.5

Entertainment

8.5

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 1

Pros: It was a newer model of the plane that I flew out with and it showed. Excellent interior, food was better than the previous flight. Very comfortable and functional for each individual . Crew were fantastic in there dealings with the passengers Overall a very pleasant experienceCons: The inflight entertainment was not as good as I expected. To the extent there wasn’t anything that I wanted to watch as I’d seen the only 2 films that I wanted to watch in my previous long haul leg. TV series were severely lacking in choice as was the latest movies.

7.9
Good
1,327 reviews
8.5
Very Good
4 reviews

Crew

9.0

Food

9.0

Boarding

9.0

Comfort

8.5

Entertainment

8.5

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 1

Pros: It was a newer model of the plane that I flew out with and it showed. Excellent interior, food was better than the previous flight. Very comfortable and functional for each individual . Crew were fantastic in there dealings with the passengers Overall a very pleasant experienceCons: The inflight entertainment was not as good as I expected. To the extent there wasn’t anything that I wanted to watch as I’d seen the only 2 films that I wanted to watch in my previous long haul leg. TV series were severely lacking in choice as was the latest movies.

7.3
Good
1,858 reviews
8.5
Very Good
4 reviews

Crew

9.0

Food

9.0

Boarding

9.0

Comfort

8.5

Entertainment

8.5

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 1

Pros: It was a newer model of the plane that I flew out with and it showed. Excellent interior, food was better than the previous flight. Very comfortable and functional for each individual . Crew were fantastic in there dealings with the passengers Overall a very pleasant experienceCons: The inflight entertainment was not as good as I expected. To the extent there wasn’t anything that I wanted to watch as I’d seen the only 2 films that I wanted to watch in my previous long haul leg. TV series were severely lacking in choice as was the latest movies.

7.2
Good
1,837 reviews
8.5
Very Good
4 reviews

Crew

9.0

Food

9.0

Boarding

9.0

Comfort

8.5

Entertainment

8.5

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 1

Pros: It was a newer model of the plane that I flew out with and it showed. Excellent interior, food was better than the previous flight. Very comfortable and functional for each individual . Crew were fantastic in there dealings with the passengers Overall a very pleasant experienceCons: The inflight entertainment was not as good as I expected. To the extent there wasn’t anything that I wanted to watch as I’d seen the only 2 films that I wanted to watch in my previous long haul leg. TV series were severely lacking in choice as was the latest movies.

Temperature and rainfall in Gatwick by month

Plan your trip to Gatwick by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

LON

Temperature

4 - 17 °C

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Sydney to Gatwick. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Sydney to London Gatwick?

Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD), located 4.6 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Sydney to London Gatwick. 1 airline have flights from Kingsford Smith to London Gatwick on a regular basis. Booking flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to London Gatwick should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to London Gatwick per day.

Can I find flights from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport for under £600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport for under £600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on China Eastern for just £502, but on average you can expect to pay £628.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport for under £700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport within the next 7 days for less than £700.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport is China Eastern. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £502 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are China Southern and Air China, starting at £544 and £624 round-trip. China Eastern is priced at 61% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is China Eastern, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as £251. However, be on the lookout for offers from Air China and China Southern, as they are both options that can get you from Sydney to London Gatwick Airport for a low price.

What does SYD to LGW mean?

Great question - SYD to LGW just means Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport to London Gatwick Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights!

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