If you are actually flying from Sydney, Australia to Wellington, New Zealand or if you are just curious to know the flight time between Sydney and Wellington, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

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Sydney Wellington

Flight time from Sydney to Wellington is 3 hours 10 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from SYD to WLG is 3 hours 10 minutes (Operated by Emirates Airline)

How long does it take to fly from Sydney to Wellington?

Non-stop flight time from Sydney to Wellington is around 3 hours 15 minutes.

Fastest one-stop flight between Sydney and Wellington takes close to 6 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 14 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from any of the two airports in Sydney to Wellington.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Sydney - Wellington flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 1 hr to 10 hrs .

The nearest airport to Sydney, is Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD) and the nearest airport to Wellington, is Wellington International Airport (WLG)

Find flights from Sydney to cities and airports near Wellington

Distance from Sydney to Wellington is approximately 2240 kilometers.

Flights from Sydney to Wellington • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from Sydney arrive at Wellington International Airport, the major airport in Wellington

Emirates Airline
SYD ➝ WLG
3 hrs 10 mins
Non-Stop
Qantas
SYD ➝ WLG
3 hrs 10 mins
Non-Stop
V Australia Airlines
SYD ➝ WLG
3 hrs 15 mins
Non-Stop
Air New Zealand
SYD ➝ WLG
3 hrs 15 mins
Non-Stop

Flight time from Sydney to Wellington via Christchurch • SYD to WLG via CHC

Flight duration from Kingsford Smith Airport to Wellington International Airport via Christchurch International Airport, New Zealand on Qantas flight is 11 hours 5 minutes

Qantas
SYD ➝ CHC ➝ WLG
Total flight duration
11 hours 5 minutes
SYD to CHC → 3 hours 5 minutes
CHC Stop 7 hours 10 minutes
CHC to WLG → 50 minutes

Flight time from Sydney to Wellington via Auckland • SYD to WLG via AKL

Flight duration from Kingsford Smith Airport to Wellington International Airport via Auckland International Airport, New Zealand on Emirates Airline flight is 13 hours 35 minutes

Emirates Airline
SYD ➝ AKL ➝ WLG
Total flight duration
13 hours 35 minutes
SYD to AKL → 3 hours 10 minutes
AKL Stop 9 hours 20 minutes
AKL to WLG → 1 hour 5 minutes

Flight time from Sydney, Australia to airports near Wellington, New Zealand

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Kingsford Smith Airport, Sydney to airports nearest to Wellington is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
SYD - CHC Christchurch, Christchurch International Airport 3 hrs 5 minsNon-Stop

Airlines operating flights between Sydney and Wellington

Sydney time is 2 hours behind Wellington

Current time in Sydney, Australia : Sat, 19 Aug, 2017, 07:57 AM,
Sydney Timezone: AEST (+10:00)

Current time in Wellington, New Zealand :, Sat, 19 Aug, 2017, 09:57 AM +12:00,
Wellington Timezone: NZST (+12:00)

SYD to WLG Flight - Sydney Airport to Wellington Airport Flight Route Map

Location of Sydney Airport & Wellington Airport is given below. Click the map to view Sydney to Wellington flight path and travel direction.

Find flying time from Kingsford Smith Airport or Sydney or any other airport or city in Australia to various other destinations around the world using this flight time calculator.

A list of major Cities/Airports around the world is given below. Click on any of the airport names given below to find the flight distance from Sydney to those airports.