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

The average price to go to New Caledonia (Noumea) from Sydney airport is $ 481 (round trip). However, there are variations depending on the departure month. Thus, it is possible to pay for your plane ticket on average between $ 437 (in november) and $ 570 (in january), which is a saving of $ 45 or a surplus of $ 89 (compared to the average price) depending on the period you leave.

The analysis of all the prices reveals that the most frequent price is between $433 to $487 and that it is generally more economical to leave on a friday and return on a monday on a direct flight.

Be careful, the cheapest months may correspond to unfavorable weather periods . Check out our page best time to go to New Caledonia (Noumea) 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-New Caledonia (Noumea) plane ticket.

How are these data calculated?

We have studied a sample of 54630 airfare prices from previous years for flights to New Caledonia (Noumea) 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 ($ 437, saving $ 45 compared to the average price over the year which is $ 481). Conversely, january will be the most expensive ($ 570).

Flight Sydney-New Caledonia (Noumea): when is the best time to go for the best price?

Month Average price Our opinion
January $ 570
very high price
February $ 497 fair price
March $ 437
very good price
April $ 506 fair price
May $ 454 fair price
June $ 470 fair price
July $ 470 fair price
August $ 474 fair price
September $ 453 fair price
October $ 475 fair price
November $ 437
very good price
December $ 530 fair price

Price breakdown to travel from Sydney to New Caledonia (Noumea)

Data analysis:

The prices for flights from Sydney to New Caledonia (Noumea) range from $270 to $811. 2% of tickets were purchased at the minimum price (from $271 to $325), 1% at the maximum price (from $757 to $811). The majority of plane tickets were purchased in the range of $433 to $487 (31% of tickets).

Cheapest airlines for the Sydney->New Caledonia flight

There are 3 companies that serve Sydney from New Caledonia (Noumea) airport: Aircalin, Qantas and Jetstar.

Data analysis:

Of the 54630 flights analyzed in previous years, Aircalin was the airline that offered the best fare most often in the flight ticket search results (71% of the time) on the Sydney->New Caledonia route.

Which day of the week to leave?

Data analysis:

Statistically, Sydney-New Caledonia (Noumea) flights departing on a friday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a friday as your departure date, you can save an average of $7. On the other hand, departing on a sunday may cost you an additional $19.

Which day of the week to come back?

Data analysis:

Statistically, return flights from New Caledonia (Noumea) 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 $9. Conversely, departing from New Caledonia (Noumea) on a friday may cost you an additional $16.

Top prices Sydney-New Caledonia (Noumea)

Round tripDatesPrice
Sydney → Noumea06-05 to 19-05-2024$ 352 
Sydney → Noumea01-06 to 15-06-2024$ 352 
Sydney → Noumea10-06 to 17-06-2024$ 353 
Sydney → Noumea15-06 to 22-06-2024$ 348 
Sydney → Noumea19-06 to 23-06-2024$ 352 
Sydney → Noumea15-07 to 31-07-2024$ 352 
Sydney → Noumea21-07 to 31-07-2024$ 352 
Sydney → Noumea04-08 to 11-08-2024$ 352 
Sydney → Noumea21-08 to 26-08-2024$ 352 
Sydney → Noumea07-09 to 16-09-2024$ 352 

When to book your flight Sydney - New Caledonia (Noumea) to get the cheapest price?

Statistically, you will make the biggest savings by buying your plane ticket between 7 to 8 months in advance. However, you may end up paying a high price if you book between 0 to 1 month 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-New Caledonia flight, it is recommended to book your ticket on a friday.

What month are you going to New Caledonia (Noumea)?

We specifically give you the best time to buy your plane ticket and the right price to pay based on your departure month:

january february march april may june july august september october november december

How far in advance should I buy my flight?

Data analysis:

To get the cheapest flight ticket from Sydney to New Caledonia (Noumea), it is recommended to buy it 7 to 8 months before departure (it is then on average 459 $, which is a saving of 22 $ compared to the overall average price). On the other hand, if you buy your ticket 0 to 1 month in advance, you will pay the full price (48 $ more than the average price).

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

Data analysis:

Statistically, friday is the day when plane tickets for Sydney->New Caledonia are the cheapest. So, by buying your plane ticket on a friday, you will save $4. Conversely, by buying it on a sunday, you may end up paying $5 more.

Sydney to New Caledonia (Noumea): 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
December 2023$ 731
$464 to $3291
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January 2024$ 545
$359 to $829
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February 2024$ 511
$354 to $1501
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March 2024$ 424
$352 to $707
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April 2024$ 438
$353 to $667
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May 2024$ 360
$348 to $435
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June 2024$ 372
$348 to $464
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July 2024$ 458
$352 to $1233
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August 2024$ 384
$352 to $473
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September 2024$ 401
$352 to $467
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October 2024$ 478
$449 to $567
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November 2024$ 452
$437 to $464
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Data analysis:

Compared to the average price, january, march, april, may, june, july, august and september are cheaper to travel to New Caledonia (Noumea). So it may be interesting to book now to leave during these months!

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