Best time to go: what is the RIGHT price for a round-trip flight to Manchester (from: Sydney)

The average price to go to Manchester from Sydney airport is $ 1620 (round trip). However, there are variations depending on the departure month. Thus, it is possible to pay for your plane ticket on average between $ 1388 (in november) and $ 1952 (in january), which is a saving of $ 232 or a surplus of $ 332 (compared to the average price) depending on the period you leave.

The analysis of all prices reveals that the most frequent price is between $1307 to $1361 and it is generally more economical to leave on a thursday and return on a monday on a flight with 1 or more layovers.

Be careful, the cheapest months may correspond to unfavorable weather periods . Check out our page best time to go to Manchester before booking your flight.

If you want to know when to book your flight at the best price, go straight to the second part of this page: When to buy your Sydney-Manchester plane ticket.

How are these data calculated?

We have studied a sample of 61385 airfare prices from previous years for flights to Manchester from Sydney and can thus establish precise and credible price variation trends based on different parameters. Of course, prices can vary from year to year, but the seasonal aspect of this data (recurrence of school holidays, events... from year to year) makes these statistics quite reliable.

Average price depending on the departure month

Data analysis:

By leaving in november, the price of the plane ticket will statistically be the cheapest ($ 1388, saving $ 232 compared to the average price over the year which is $ 1620). Conversely, january will be the most expensive ($ 1952).

Flight Sydney-Manchester: when is the best time to go for the best price?

Month Good price* Average price Our opinion
January$ 1623 $ 1952 very high price
February$ 1256 $ 1459 good price
March$ 1232 $ 1445 good price
April$ 1423 $ 1681 fair price
May$ 1214 $ 1416 good price
June$ 1306 $ 1533 fair price
July$ 1625 $ 1941 high price
August$ 1348 $ 1546 fair price
September$ 1396 $ 1632 fair price
October$ 1264 $ 1496 good price
November$ 1174 $ 1388 very good price
December$ 1658 $ 1951 high price

*great price to buy your plane ticket: if you see this price or cheaper during your flight search, go for it and buy it!

Price breakdown to travel from Sydney to Manchester

Data analysis:

The prices for flights from Sydney to Manchester range from $980 to $2178. 2% of tickets were purchased at the minimum price (from $980 to $1035), 1% at the maximum price (from $2123 to $2178). The majority of plane tickets were purchased in the range of $1361 to $1416 (9% of tickets).

Cheapest airlines for the Sydney->Manchester flight

There are 22 companies that serve Sydney from Manchester airport: Emirates, Scoot, British Airways, Airasia X, China Eastern, Etihad Airways, Cathay Pacific, Qatar Airways, China Southern, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, Qantas, Jetstar, Air China, Japan Airlines, Virgin Australia, Finnair, Asiana Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, Xiamen Airlines and Air France.

Data analysis:

Of the 61385 flights analyzed in previous years, Emirates was the airline that offered the best fare most often in the flight ticket search results (12% of the time) on the Sydney->Manchester route.

Which day of the week to leave?

Data analysis:

Statistically, Sydney-Manchester flights departing on a thursday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a thursday as your departure date, you can save an average of $29. On the other hand, departing on a friday may cost you an additional $53.

Which day of the week to come back?

Data analysis:

Statistically, return flights from Manchester to Sydney departing on a monday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a monday for your return date, you will save an average of $44. Conversely, departing from Manchester on a friday may cost you an additional $63.


Top prices Sydney-Manchester

Round tripDatesPrice
Sydney → Manchester01-08 to 21-08-2024$ 949 
Sydney → Manchester05-08 to 21-08-2024$ 949 
Sydney → Manchester08-08 to 27-08-2024$ 914 
Sydney → Manchester10-09 to 17-09-2024$ 979 
Sydney → Manchester15-10 to 22-10-2024$ 902 
Sydney → Manchester17-10 to 22-10-2024$ 934 
Sydney → Manchester21-10 to 25-10-2024$ 903 
Sydney → Manchester24-10 to 31-10-2024$ 990 
Sydney → Manchester05-11 to 21-11-2024$ 983 
Sydney → Manchester11-11 to 21-11-2024$ 982 


When to book your flight Sydney - Manchester to get the cheapest price?

Statistically, you will make the biggest savings by buying your plane ticket between 1 to 2 months in advance. However, you may end up paying a high price if you book between 11 to 12 months in advance.

Did you know: the price of plane tickets not only varies depending on how far in advance you book, but also on the day of the week you book! So, to maximize your chances of getting the best price for a Sydney-Manchester flight, it is recommended to book your ticket on a tuesday.

How far in advance should I buy my flight?

Data analysis:

To get the cheapest flight ticket from Sydney to Manchester, it is recommended to buy it 1 to 2 months before departure (it is then on average 1585 $, which is a saving of 35 $ compared to the overall average price). On the other hand, if you buy your ticket 11 to 12 months in advance, you will pay the full price (112 $ more than the average price).

Depending on the departure month

The best time to buy your Sydney to Manchester flight ticket may vary depending on your departure month. Therefore, we offer you statistics on when to book your flight month by month.

Departure on... How far in advance should I book?
January

Best time: 9 to 10 months before departure (average price: 1783 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 1935), 5 to 6 months ($ 1917), 6 to 7 months ($ 1822), 7 to 8 months ($ 1933), 10 to 11 months ($ 1940), 11 to 12 months ($ 1941)

February

Best time: 5 to 6 months before departure (average price: 1374 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 1393), 2 to 3 months ($ 1409), 3 to 4 months ($ 1434), 4 to 5 months ($ 1392), 6 to 7 months ($ 1405), 7 to 8 months ($ 1457), 9 to 10 months ($ 1420), 10 to 11 months ($ 1405)

March

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 1308 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 1396), 3 to 4 months ($ 1414), 7 to 8 months ($ 1344), 9 to 10 months ($ 1438), 10 to 11 months ($ 1429), 11 to 12 months ($ 1444)

April

Best time: 6 to 7 months before departure (average price: 1569 $)

Other interesting period(s): 0 to 1 month ($ 1623), 3 to 4 months ($ 1667), 5 to 6 months ($ 1626), 7 to 8 months ($ 1617), 8 to 9 months ($ 1628), 9 to 10 months ($ 1617), 10 to 11 months ($ 1622)

May

Best time: 6 to 7 months before departure (average price: 1331 $)

Other interesting period(s): 0 to 1 month ($ 1377), 1 to 2 months ($ 1349), 2 to 3 months ($ 1394), 4 to 5 months ($ 1382), 7 to 8 months ($ 1362)

June

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 1423 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 1505), 4 to 5 months ($ 1511), 5 to 6 months ($ 1523), 6 to 7 months ($ 1503), 7 to 8 months ($ 1440), 8 to 9 months ($ 1497), 10 to 11 months ($ 1510)

July

Best time: 8 to 9 months before departure (average price: 1785 $)

Other interesting period(s): 0 to 1 month ($ 1879), 1 to 2 months ($ 1875), 6 to 7 months ($ 1905), 9 to 10 months ($ 1900), 10 to 11 months ($ 1906)

August

Best time: 10 to 11 months before departure (average price: 1487 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 1496), 6 to 7 months ($ 1488), 7 to 8 months ($ 1521), 8 to 9 months ($ 1505), 9 to 10 months ($ 1507), 11 to 12 months ($ 1502)

September

Best time: 8 to 9 months before departure (average price: 1541 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 1596), 2 to 3 months ($ 1597), 3 to 4 months ($ 1610), 4 to 5 months ($ 1617), 5 to 6 months ($ 1591), 6 to 7 months ($ 1610), 7 to 8 months ($ 1594), 10 to 11 months ($ 1632), 11 to 12 months ($ 1628)

October

Best time: 8 to 9 months before departure (average price: 1404 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 1486), 3 to 4 months ($ 1443), 4 to 5 months ($ 1463), 5 to 6 months ($ 1462), 6 to 7 months ($ 1426)

November

Best time: 0 to 1 month before departure (average price: 1306 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 1322), 3 to 4 months ($ 1356), 5 to 6 months ($ 1324)

December

Best time: 6 to 7 months before departure (average price: 1776 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 1859), 5 to 6 months ($ 1823), 8 to 9 months ($ 1951), 9 to 10 months ($ 1843), 10 to 11 months ($ 1835)

What day of the week should I book my flight ticket?

Data analysis:

Statistically, tuesday is the day when plane tickets for Sydney->Manchester are the cheapest. So, by buying your plane ticket on a tuesday, you will save $6. Conversely, by buying it on a saturday, you may end up paying $15 more.



Sydney to Manchester: flight price when booking today

Information: this data is not statistics but comes from real prices collected less than 7 days ago. Some months may not be available as we do not have enough data for them.

Month Current price
July 2024$ 1456
$1274 to $1987
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August 2024$ 1129
$914 to $1671
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September 2024$ 1233
$979 to $1948
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October 2024$ 1453
$902 to $6575
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November 2024$ 1395
$981 to $3556
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December 2024$ 1728
$1336 to $4127
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January 2025$ 1670
$1226 to $4218
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February 2025$ 1190
$1108 to $1333
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March 2025$ 1225
$1088 to $1428
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April 2025$ 1767
$1223 to $6818
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May 2025$ 1703
$1121 to $4332
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June 2025$ 1326
$1187 to $1546
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Data analysis:

Compared to the average price, july, august, september, october, december, january, february, march and june are cheaper to travel to Manchester. So it may be interesting to book now to leave during these months!



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