Cheap flights from Sydney to Adelaide

Flight information Sydney to Adelaide

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Average flight time, total distance 1165 kilometres

2h 5min

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Which airlines fly from Sydney to Adelaide?

How easy is it to depart from Sydney Airport? 

Sydney Airport is the largest and busiest airport in Australia, and offers excellent connections and amenities. This airport has 3 terminals.

  • Terminals 2 and 3 – operate domestic flights from Sydney Airport

T2 and T3 feature ATMs, shops, numerous restaurants and cafes, charging points, bars, VIP lounges, and free WiFi. If you need to transfer, and have flown with Qantas or Virgin Australia, you can do so for free on the AirTrain or the T-Bus, other travellers will have to pay $6.

Arrive at this airport at least 1 hour before your flight is due to depart. 

What do I need before I depart from Sydney?

  • A form of photo-ID is required for domestic air travel.
  • Please be aware, that if you are not an Australian citizen or resident, you may need to carry your passport. 

What information do I need to know before arriving in Adelaide? 

Adelaide Airport is the main airport for Adelaide city, and the state of South Australia. This is a single terminal facility.

  • Main Terminal – flights from Sydney will arrive here.

The airport provides travellers with information desks, dining and shopping outlets, free WiFi, ATMs, airline lounges and bars.

What is the weather like in Adelaide?

  • Adelaide sees summer days of about 29°C, and its winters ones between 8 and 16°C.

Is there a time difference between Sydney and Adelaide?

  • Adelaide is 30 minutes behind Sydney.

Is Adelaide cheaper than Sydney? 

Yes, Adelaide is cheaper than Sydney on the whole, but you can save even more money by reading our guide on all free things to do in Adelaide.

  Sydney Adelaide
Average cost of a meal for 2 people $90 $75
Average cost of a coffee $3.90 $4.15
Average cost of a taxi from the airport to the CBD $45 $25

Please note that the information provided above is accurate as of November 2017 

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.