The flight time from Perth, Western Australia to Sydney, New South Wales is:

4 hours, 36 minutes

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Flying time from Perth, Australia to Sydney, Australia

The total flight duration from Perth, Australia to Sydney, Australia is 4 hours, 36 minutes.

This assumes an average flight speed for a commercial airliner of 500 mph, which is equivalent to 805 km/h or 434 knots. It also adds an extra 30 minutes for take-off and landing. Your exact time may vary depending on wind speeds.

If you're planning a trip, remember to add more time for the plane to taxi between the gate and the airport runway. This measurement is only for the actual flying time. You should also factor in airport wait times and possible equipment or weather delays. If you're trying to figure out what time you'll arrive at the destination, you may want to see if there's a time difference between Perth, Australia and Sydney, Australia.

The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line distance from Perth, Australia to Sydney, Australia ("as the crow flies"), which is about 2,051 miles or 3 301 kilometers.

Your trip begins in Perth, Australia.
It ends in Sydney, Australia.

Your flight direction from Perth, Australia to Sydney, Australia is East (103 degrees from North).

The flight time calculator measures the average flight duration between points. It uses the great circle formula to compute the travel mileage.

If you like a combination of city and nature- Australia is the country to visit. All of its cities are close to nature including Perth and Sydney.

A short ferry ride from Perth will take you to Rottnest Island. This car-free island has 63 white sandy beaches, 20 clear bays, snorkel trails, surf breaks, unique plant and animal life.

Visitors can choose either to travel by bus, bike or on foot while visiting the island. The island is 11 kilometers long and 4 ½ kilometers wide. The island has a bakery, cafes and general store. One animal to look out for is the quokka. It is easy to spot quokka since they usually stay under the shade of trees during the day.

Discover Australia’s World War II military history at Oliver Hill.

While in Sydney you can visit the World Heritage listed area of Blue Mountains located on the west of Sydney. Blue Mountains National Park is about a 90 minute drive from Sydney.

Blue-hazed valley, sandstone rock formations, rainforests and waterfalls are some of the natural wonders in the park. It is also home to more than 100 species of eucalyptus trees, 100s of bird species, reptile, amphibian species and rare ancient plants. Find out more about the park at

Perth, Western Australia

City: Perth
State: Western Australia
Country: Australia
Category: cities

Sydney, New South Wales

City: Sydney
State: New South Wales
Country: Australia
Category: cities

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