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Gatwick (LGW) to Sydney (SYD)

All the information you need to plan the best LGW to SYD flight in 2021: compare Gatwick to Sydney flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sydney.
LGW - SYD
Price
£628 - £1,055
SYD
Temperature
0 - 24 °C
SYD
Rainfall
84 - 160 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Average price

£628

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

£628

From Gatwick to Sydney

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Gatwick to Sydney?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 53 days in advance, which can save you up to 7% on flights from Gatwick to Sydney compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 53 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £720. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £764.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Sydney. Flights to Sydney from Gatwick in May are about £696 on average during May, but can be found for as low as £422.

Cheap flights from Gatwick to Sydney in May, June 2021

The best prices found for LGW to SYD flights in May, June
9 Jun - 14 Jun
£2,020pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
9 Jun - 14 Jun
£2,027pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
13 May - 20 May
£2,054pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick

Gatwick to Sydney 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from Gatwick found for this year
22 Nov - 17 Jan
£690pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
18 Nov - 9 Dec
£695pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
7 Nov - 2 Dec
£705pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

One-way flights to Sydney from Gatwick

The cheapest one-way flights from Gatwick to Sydney
09:55 - 06:50
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
35h 55m
LGW - SYD
Multiple Airlines
£654
Gotogate
14:20 - 06:50
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
55h 30m
LGW - SYD
Multiple Airlines
£664
Kiwi.com
12:55 - 06:50
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
56h 55m
LGW - SYD
Multiple Airlines
£679
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Gatwick to Sydney

Are flight prices decreasing from Gatwick to Sydney due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Gatwick and Sydney for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from London Gatwick to Sydney Kingsford Smith to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from London Gatwick to Sydney Kingsford Smith are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from London Gatwick to Sydney Kingsford Smith have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Emirates, Cathay Pacific, and China Airlines flying from London Gatwick to Sydney Kingsford Smith have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

For a flight from London Gatwick to Sydney, you will be flying into Kingsford Smith. Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) is just 4.6 mi from the centre vof the city. Kingsford Smith is the only Sydney airport and it handles 0 inbound flights from London Gatwick per day. 12 airlines have flights to Sydney Kingsford Smith from London Gatwick on a regular basis.

Can I find flights from Gatwick to Sydney for under £707 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Gatwick to Sydney for under £707. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just £705, but on average you can expect to pay £816.

Are there direct flights from Gatwick to Sydney for under £707 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Gatwick to Sydney, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Does it rain more in Gatwick or Sydney?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Gatwick is typically less than Sydney. We can gather that this will continue over the next 8 days.

Is Gatwick weather warmer or cooler than Sydney?

Expect the weather to be around 27 °C on average in January. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Sydney is generally hotter than in Gatwick.

How long does is the flight from Gatwick to Sydney?

Airlines like Emirates, Turkish Airlines, and Qatar Airways fly from Gatwick to Sydney in about 21h 55m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 19h 45m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Gatwick to Sydney return?

Our cheapest airline available from Gatwick to Sydney is Qatar Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £705 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Emirates, starting at £791. Qatar Airways is currently priced 4% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

Destination information for Sydney

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Gatwick to Sydney.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.81
Average temperature for May in Sydney
14.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Sydney
103.0 mm

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Airports servicing Sydney

Top 9 airlines flying from Gatwick to Sydney

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Gatwick to Sydney choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air China
£549 £794 No cancel fee 67%
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China Eastern
£546 £809 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Etihad Airways
£791 £1,026 No cancel fee 75%
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China Airlines
£760 £1,037 No cancel fee 70%
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Cathay Pacific
£743 £1,041 No cancel fee 72%
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Emirates
£787 £1,115 No cancel fee 75%
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Qatar Airways
£814 £1,207 No cancel fee 68%
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British Airways
£879 £1,284 No cancel fee 70%
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Qantas Airways
£749 £2,155 No cancel fee 74%
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