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

Departure
Los Angeles
Arrival
Sydney

Flight time from Los Angeles to Sydney is 14 hours 39 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from LAX to SYD is 14 hours 39 minutes (Operated by Delta Air Lines)

The nearest airport to Los Angeles, is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and the nearest airport to Sydney, is Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD)

Distance from Los Angeles to Sydney is approximately 12060 kilometers.

Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from Los Angeles arrive at Kingsford Smith Airport. Sydney has 1 international airport and 1 medium airports.

Airline & JourneyDuration
Delta Air Lines
LAX ➝ SYD
14 hrs 39 mins
Qantas
LAX ➝ SYD
14 hrs 40 mins
American Airlines
LAX ➝ SYD
15 hrs 5 mins
United Airlines
LAX ➝ SYD
15 hrs 5 mins

Flight time from Los Angeles to Sydney via Auckland • LAX to SYD via AKL

Flight duration from Los Angeles International Airport to Kingsford Smith Airport via Auckland International Airport, New Zealand on Air New Zealand flight is 19 hours 40 minutes

LAX to AKL 13 hrs
AKL Waiting Time 3 hrs 5 mins
AKL to SYD 3 hrs 35 mins
Total Duration: 19 hrs 40 mins

Flight time from Los Angeles to Sydney via San Francisco, CA • LAX to SYD via SFO

Flight duration from Los Angeles International Airport to Kingsford Smith Airport via San Francisco International Airport, United States on United Airlines flight is 21 hours 25 minutes

LAX to SFO 1 hr 28 mins
SFO Waiting Time 4 hrs 57 mins
SFO to SYD 15 hrs
Total Duration: 21 hrs 25 mins

How long does it take to fly from Los Angeles to Sydney?

Non-stop flight time from Los Angeles to Sydney is around 15 hours 15 minutes.

Fastest one-stop flight between Los Angeles and Sydney takes close to 17 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 43 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from Los Angeles to either of the major airports that serves Sydney.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Los Angeles - Sydney 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 50 mins to 24 hrs .

Flight time from Los Angeles, United States to airports near Sydney, Australia

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Los Angeles International Airport, Los Angeles to airports nearest to Sydney is given in the table below

Journey ToStops & Duration
Canberra, Canberra Airport
LAX - CBR
19 hrs 15 mins
1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Los Angeles and Sydney

Los Angeles time is 17 hours behind Sydney

 

Current time in Los Angeles, United States : Tue, 18 Sep, 2018,
Los Angeles Timezone: PDT (-07:00)

08:22 AM
 

Current time in Sydney, Australia :, Wed, 19 Sep, 2018,
Sydney Timezone: AEST (+10:00)

01:22 AM

LAX to SYD Flight - Los Angeles Airport to Sydney Airport Flight Route Map

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

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