Cheap flights from Sydney to Perth

Flight information Sydney to Perth

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Average flight time, total distance 3280 kilometres

4h 45min

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1 airport

Which airlines fly from Sydney to Perth?

How easy is it to depart from Sydney Airport?

Sydney Airport is the main airport for New South Wales, and is it an easy hub to transit through thanks to its 3 modern terminals.

  • Terminal 2 and 3 – function as the domestic terminals for Sydney.

The domestic terminals have public telephones, shops, airline lounges, restaurants, information desks, free WiFi, coffee bars, and charging points. The AirTrain and the T-Bus transfer Virgin Australia and Qantas customers for free. All other customers will be charged $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 Airport?

  • 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 Perth?

Perth Airport functions as the primary airport for the city of Perth. This hub has 4 terminals.

  • Terminal 1 – Virgin Australia flies into this terminal.
  • Terminal 2 – Virgin Australia and Tigerair both fly into this terminal.
  • Terminals 3 and 4 – Qantas flies into both of these terminals.

The terminals at Perth feature ATMs, free WiFi, bureau de change, payphones, restaurants, retail shops and gift stores, as well as information desks. A free bus service links the terminals.

What is the weather like in Perth?

  • Perth has hot summers seeing highs of 30°C, and mild winters seeing daily averages of 10°C.

Is there a time difference between Sydney and Perth?

  • Perth is 2 hours behind Sydney during Standard Time (ST), and 3 hours behind Sydney during Daylight Savings Time (DST). 

Is Perth cheaper than Sydney?

Perth is cheaper than Sydney across all costs, barring dining. Sydney is 15% cheaper than Perth when it comes to dining. However, there’s plenty of free things to do in Perth, such as visiting the city’s best beaches.

  Sydney Perth
Average cost of a meal for 2 people $90 $95
Average cost of a coffee $3.90 $4.30
Average cost of a taxi from the airport to the CBD $45 $40

Good to know in Perth

Please note that the information provided above is accurate as of June 2018

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