Cheap Flights from Perth To Sydney Kingsford Smith

Flight information Perth to Sydney

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Average flight time, total distance 2038 miles

3h 55min

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1 airport

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When you're planning to travel across Australia, you want to make sure you're getting the best deal possible. At Skyscanner, you'll find the cheapest flights from Perth to Sydney Kingsford Smith, whether you're planning to stay in the New South Wales capital for just 48 hours or an entire week.

Perth Airport and Sydney Kingsford Smith International

Perth Airport (PER) is located about seven miles west of downtown Perth and is the fourth busiest airport in Australia. Perth Airport has four terminals split into two terminal precincts that are located 15 minutes from each other. The airport offers both international and domestic flights, including daily flights to Sydney from a selection of airlines. Fly on either a connecting or nonstop flight from Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair Australia, or Virgin Australia.

Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport (SYD) is located in the Mascot suburb about three miles south of central Sydney. The airport has three terminals, although all domestic flights will arrive at either Terminal 2 or Terminal 3. From there, Kingsford Smith International offers a variety of transportation options to the city. The Airport Link train is the fastest transfer at just 13 minutes. You can also get to the city in about 20 minutes by taxi or by using a ridesharing service. Taxis are available at the front of all terminals., where you'll also find buses and shuttles. If you prefer to drive yourself, multiple car rental companies are located at the arrivals level.

What to Know When Departing From Perth Airport

Perth Airport recommends checking with your airline for specific check-in instructions and arrival time. Most airlines offer check-in starting 2-3 hours before departure. Check-in areas are located on the ground floor of each terminal. You'll need to bring a valid government ID. At security, you will have to pass through a metal detector, and all of your belongings will be screened by an x-ray machine. Random passengers will also be selected for Explosive Trace Detection testing. 

What to Do at Perth Airport

If you have some time before your flight, enjoy the wide range of things to do at Perth Airport. Ensure you have everything you need for your electronics or treat yourself to a luxurious shopping spree in Terminal 1. You can grab a snack or something to read in Terminals 2 and 3. If you'd like to eat something a little more substantial, Terminals 1 and 2 have a variety of restaurant options. Prefer to relax before your flight? Some airlines offer lounges for premium class passengers and eligible lounge members.

Comparing the Cities of Perth and Sydney

Temperatures in Perth and Sydney are similar year-round, although they are about 10 degrees cooler in Sydney in the summer months. Be aware that the two cities are in different time zones, so you'll lose two hours when you travel from Perth to Sydney. The cost of living is slightly cheaper in Sydney, with the exception of taxi fare that will cost just about $.75 more per mile.  A meal for two people, however, averages around $64 in Sydney compared to $78 in Perth.

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