Discover Sydney and New South Wales in 2019
Fly to Sydney from £765*
Fly to Sydney with Australia’s most frequent visitor in only 22 hours and 25 minutes. The one-stop route via Singapore offers the fastest, most convenient and most enjoyable route. You can also connect onto six regional airports in New South Wales with our partner Virgin Australia. Book early for our best offers in Economy and Premium Economy.
Discover New South Wales
Venture out of Sydney and explore the incredible state of New South Wales. With world-class wineries, stunning mountains, a vast outback and a spectacular length of coastline. Explore Byron Bay, the Hunter Valley and the Blue Mountains.
Marvel at this wilderness region from cliff top lookouts. Explore waterfalls, valleys and rugged sandstone tablelands, and learn about the region’s ancient Aboriginal heritage. Deep inside the Jenolan Caves you’ll discover limestone crystals and underground rivers.
Fly to Sydney in Premium Economy, from £2,180*
Upgrade to Premium Economy to get your New South Wales adventure off to the perfect start. Enjoy priority check-in and boarding on the ground. In the air stretch out in a wider seat, extra leg room and extra recline. Free flowing champagne is also on tap to complement our selection of gourmet meals that you can pre-order before you fly.
Fly via Singapore, the fastest route to Sydney
Singapore Airlines has been connecting the United Kingdom with Australia via Singapore for more than 45 years. Today, we operate more weekly flights to Australia than any other international airline. We also offer the fastest route to Sydney. Connect in Singapore onto 31-weekly non-stop flights to Sydney. Moreover, our partnership with Virgin Australia offers seamless connectivity to more than 45 destinations within Australia including six regional airports in New South Wales. Getting there has never been quicker, easier or more enjoyable.
Getting to Sydney
Top things to do in Sydney and New South Wales
Sydney is Australia’s largest and most famous city, home to beautiful beaches, a sparkling harbour and, of course, the icons of the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. However, with world-class wineries, stunning mountains, a vast outback and a spectacular length of coastline, the state of New South Wales offers so much more for you to experience. Sydney is just the start.
Premium Economy to Sydney
Start your Sydney adventure in style by upgrading to our class leading Premium Economy. Skip the airport queues with priority check-in, priority boarding and priority bag tags.
Seated in an exclusive cabin let the miles pass by as you stretch out in a 20% wider seat, with extra leg room and 33% more recline. Free flowing champagne is also on tap to complement our selection of gourmet Book the Cook meals that you can pre-ordered up to 24 hours before you fly.
Changi Airport Experience
Not only is flying via Singapore one of the fastest routes to Sydney you’ll also be transiting through the ‘World’s Best Airport’; Singapore's world renowned Changi Airport. Sample some of the airports quirkiest attractions; including a butterfly garden, swimming pool, sunflower garden, cinema and over 250 retail outlets. You’ll also be entitled to a S$20 Changi Dollar Voucher to spend in the airport.
Make the journey part of the adventure by taking in the sights and sounds of multicultural Singapore. Opt for our discounted Singapore Stopover Holiday programme and you can pick from a range of stylish hotels with return airport transfers, enjoy admission to over 30 of Singapore’s favourite tourist attractions and unlimited rides on the Singapore Airlines Hop-on bus. Prices start from £28 pp. per night.
Whilst you are in Singapore ensure that you keep hold of your boarding pass. Exclusive discounts on car rentals, restaurants, boutiques, shopping malls and other tourist attractions are all yours with our Boarding Pass Privileges programme.
Fly within Australia with Virgin Australia
Fly to Albury:
Fly to Ballina Airport - the Byron Bay Gateway:
Connect via Sydney with our partner Virgin Australia to Ballina the gateway for Byron Bay. Located on the north-eastern tip of the state, 22 miles from Byron Bay, Ballina is a bustling holiday town and home of the Big Prawn, one of Australia's iconic big things. At the mouth of the beautiful Richmond River, Ballina is also blessed with gorgeous beaches and great surf, and you’ll be delighted with the locally caught seafood.
Fly to Coffs Harbour:
Fly to Newcastle:
101 miles north of Sydney, Newcastle is a vibrant coastal city with a rich maritime history and a world-famous surfing destination, Merewether Beach. You’ll discover cool bars, quality restaurants, and a lively arts and music scene in New South Wales' second-biggest city.
Fly to Port Macquarie:
Fly to Tamworth:
Virgin Australia Visit Australia AirPass
The Visit Australia AirPass enables you to add up to ten domestic flights within Australia on Virgin Australia at discounted rates. The Virgin Australia AirPass cannot be booked online. To find our more contact your local travel agent or ring the Singapore Airlines Reservation Centre on 0844 800 2380 or 020 8961 6993.
*Terms and conditions: the above fares are per person and include the price of the air ticket in Economy, Premium Economy or Business, as well as associated taxes and surcharges, correct as at 14 December 2018. Fares quoted are available for sale from now till 31 March 2019 (Economy, Premium Economy and Business) and valid for travel out of London Heathrow and Manchester to Sydney, from now to 19 October 2019 (Economy) 19 April 2020 (Premium Economy) and 19 May 2020 (Business). All fares are subject to seat availability and currency fluctuation. Departures on a Friday, Saturday and Sunday incur a £30 surcharge. Other terms and conditions apply. Note that timings advertised are subject to change.
Images courtesy of Tourism Australia and Changi Airport.