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Fly from Sydney to Paris with Etihad Airways

Book flights from Sydney to Paris and you’ll transport yourself from the iconic landmarks of New South Wales to the legendary sights of the romantic City of Lights.

From the Eiffel Tower to the Louvre Museum, Notre-Dame Cathedral and the grand Arc de Triomphe, there’s a magnificent sight at every twist and turn in France’s fabulous capital.

SYD to CDG: flight facts

Journey time 24hrs

Your total journey time may differ depending on the length and number of connections. Why not take some time to explore Abu Dhabi, the exciting capital of the UAE.

Flight distance 10,818 miles

A flight from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) – with a connection at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) – covers a distance of 10,818 miles (17,409 kilometres).

Your flight from Sydney to Paris

Your journey will begin at Sydney Airport (SYD) – also known as Kingsford Smith Airport. Your flight will soar over the Indian Ocean and the southern tip of India, heading towards the UAE.

Your connecting flight in Abu Dhabi will then take you over Austria and Germany before touching down at Paris Charles de Gaulle Aiport (CDG).

*Aircraft, cabins and services may vary by route and flight. You can check this when you search for your flight. This page was last updated Sept 2019.

Flying from Sydney to Paris: FAQs

What is the weather like in Paris?

Paris has a varied climate, with average temperatures of about 7°C during the winter and 25°C during the summer, with occasional rain.

A magical time to visit is undoubtedly spring, when blossoms fill the trees and brighten up the city’s romantic boulevards.

How do I get from Charles de Gaulle Airport to Paris city centre?

Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) is only about 22 miles (35km) from the city centre. You also use the city’s train or bus network to make the journey.

The regional RER train takes about 50 minutes to reach the city, and buses take about 70 minutes. You can also book a private transfer with Etihad or hire a taxi.

Top tips for Sydney to Paris

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View Paris from the Eiffel Tower

Explore the famous sites of Paris including the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe which, just like the iconic Sydney Opera House, draw visitors from across the globe.

Opened in 1889, the Eiffel Tower is made entirely of iron and reaches 1063 feet (including the TV aerials on top) into the Parisian sky, making it one of the most recognisable structures in the world.

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Marvel at the Mona Lisa

Don’t miss the astonishing artwork at the Louvre Museum, home to the Venus de Milo and Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa. Situated on the banks of the River Seine, the Louvre remains a central landmark in Paris and is the world’s most visited art museum for good reason.

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