Cheap flights from Ottawa to Sydney

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The best prices from Ottawa to Sydney Kingsford Smith are usually found in May or September, booked 46 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Ottawa (YOW) to Sydney (SYD)

All the information you need to plan the best YOW to SYD flight in 2021: compare Ottawa to Sydney flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sydney.
YOW - SYD
Price
C$ 971 - C$ 1,714
SYD
Temperature
11 - 22 °C
SYD
Precipitation
50 - 130 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Average price

C$ 1,709

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 1,200

From Ottawa to Sydney Kingsford Smith

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Ottawa to Sydney?

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Sydney from Ottawa average C$ 1,576. You can even find prices in May for less than C$ 1,576, as users have found deals to Sydney from as low as C$ 1,036. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Sydney from Ottawa. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 34%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Ottawa to Sydney?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 47 days in advance, which can save you up to 8% on flights from Ottawa to Sydney compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 47 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 C$ 1,581. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from C$ 1,655.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Ottawa to Sydney?

Users have found that flying from Ottawa to Sydney on a Wednesday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Ottawa to Sydney (YOW - SYD)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Ottawa to Sydney in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 12% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Ottawa to Sydney in October, November 2021

The best prices found for YOW to SYD flights for October, November
15 Nov - 6 Dec
C$ 3,307pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
15 Nov - 6 Dec
C$ 3,783pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
15 Nov - 6 Dec
C$ 3,909pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

Ottawa to Sydney 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from Ottawa found for this year
15 Nov - 6 Dec
C$ 3,307pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
15 Nov - 6 Dec
C$ 3,783pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
14 Dec - 5 Jan
C$ 3,869pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

One-way flights to Kingsford Smith from Ottawa

The cheapest one-way flights from Ottawa to Sydney
2:45 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
Qantas Airways
2 stops
33h 15m
YOW - SYD
Qantas Airways
C$ 2,195
Gotogate
4:45 a.m. - 4:15 a.m.
United Airlines
2 stops
55h 30m
YOW - SYD
United Airlines
C$ 2,374
United
12:25 p.m. - 4:05 a.m.
Air Canada
1 stop
23h 40m
YOW - SYD
Air Canada
C$ 2,404
Air Canada

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Flight FAQs

From Ottawa to Sydney

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

Air Canada, United Airlines, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Ottawa to Sydney for under C$ 1,900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Sydney for under C$ 1,900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just C$ 1,839, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 2,605.

How popular is this Ottawa to Sydney flight route?

Within the past month, 500 users have taken a look at flights from Ottawa to Sydney Kingsford Smith.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Ottawa to Sydney round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Ottawa to Sydney round-trip from C$ 1,839. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Air Canada, from C$ 2,255, and ANA, from C$ 2,388.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Ottawa to Sydney one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as C$ 2,186 on Qantas Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include WestJet from C$ 2,205 and Air Canada from C$ 2,276 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Ottawa to Sydney?

The most popular airlines flying from Ottawa to Sydney are Major Airline, American Airlines and Air Canada. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Ottawa to Sydney?

While on average a flight from Ottawa to Sydney is generally C$ 2,281, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is C$ 992. When looking at the most popular route, (Ottawa - Sydney Kingsford Smith), you can expect to pay C$ 2,533 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Sydney, Australia

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Sydney from Ottawa?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Ottawa to Sydney Kingsford Smith

Most visitors from Ottawa will not be allowed to enter Sydney Kingsford Smith.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Ottawa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Sydney Kingsford Smith.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Ottawa are not required to quarantine after entering Sydney Kingsford Smith.

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Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.


Do I need a test to fly back to Ottawa from Sydney?

Returning to Ottawa from Sydney Kingsford Smith

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Ottawa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith are not required to quarantine after entering Ottawa.

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Destination information for Sydney

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Ottawa to Sydney.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = $1.09
Average temperature for October in Sydney
14.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Sydney
147.0 mm

Airports servicing Ottawa

Airports servicing Sydney

Top 5 airlines flying from Ottawa to Sydney Kingsford Smith

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Ottawa 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
United Airlines
C$ 924 C$ 1,474 No cancel fee 69%
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American Airlines
C$ 941 C$ 1,467 No cancel fee 71%
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Qantas Airways
C$ 1,021 C$ 1,378 No cancel fee 74%
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Air Canada
C$ 1,091 C$ 1,766 No cancel fee 67%
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Air New Zealand
C$ 1,248 C$ 1,571 No cancel fee 78%
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