Why BA?

Fly with British Airways and enjoy award-winning service, excellent value for money and no hidden charges:

  • Seat selection available online 24hrs in advance
  • Inclusive 23kg checked baggage allowance
  • Airport, online or mobile check-in
  • Complimentary onboard food and bar service
  • Enjoy the latest movies, TV, and music on your personal seatback screen
  • Earn Avios points when you fly to spend on reward flights

Fly from London to Sydney in style

When you travel from London Heathrow to Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport via Singapore, you can find yourself topping up your tan Down Under in less than 23 hours. Whether you plan to climb the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge, try out your surfing skills at the famous Bondi Beach or get up close with some koalas at the fantastic Taronga Zoo, it’s easy to reach spectacular Sydney with regular flights from British Airways.

And with multiple flights every week from London, you can be soaking up the endless beaches, sparkling bays and relaxed culture of Australia’s biggest city at a time that suits you best. With free advance seat selection, the latest in-flight entertainment and an inclusive 23kg baggage allowance, your trip to Sydney will be relaxed and hassle free when you travel with British Airways.

Flight facts from London to Sydney

Flight duration from London to Sydney

Flight duration from London to Sydney

The flight time from London Heathrow (LHR) to Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) is under 23 hours in total. The first leg of your flight will land in Singapore after about twelve hours. After a short stopover of 1 hour and 45 minutes, you can relax on the second leg of your journey, arriving in Sydney in under eleven hours.

Flying to Sydney with British Airways

Flying to Sydney with British Airways

Choose to fly to Sydney with British Airways and you can relax in comfort, whilst enjoying excellent meals, complimentary drinks, the latest in-flight entertainment and award-winning service from our friendly staff. Our professional cabin crew will help ensure your safety and comfort from take-off to landing, letting you concentrate on enjoying your holiday.

Arriving in Sydney from London

Arriving in Sydney from London

Our flights from London Heathrow via Singapore land at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, located fifteen kilometres from the city centre. Catch the regular Airport Link train and travel from the arrivals terminal to central Sydney in just thirteen minutes. Taxis to the city centre take up to half an hour, or jump on the direct bus to Bondi Beach and take in the sights of the city on your way.

Useful information about Sydney

Useful information about Sydney

Get ready for your stay in Sydney with some useful facts to make your arrival stress-free.

- Time Zone: UTC/GMT + 10 hours
- Currency: Australian Dollar ($)
- Country Code: +61
- Local Area Code: 02
- Electricity: 240 V, 50 Hz, Australian 2/3 blade plug

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Sydney weather

Prepare for the weather before your holiday

Average seasonal temperatures°C/°F
  • 26°Jan
  • 26°Feb
  • 24°Mar
  • 22°Apr
  • 19°May
  • 16°Jun
  • 16°Jul
  • 17°Aug
  • 19°Sep
  • 22°Oct
  • 23°Nov
  • 25°Dec
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
  • 89
  • 102
  • 127
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  • 127
  • 117
  • 117
  • 76
  • 74
  • 71
  • 74
  • 74
Average daily sunshine (hours)
  • 7
  • 7
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 7
  • 8
  • 7
  • 8

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