Cheap flights from Nelson to Auckland

NSN — AKL
2 Jul — 9 Jul1
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The best prices from Nelson to Auckland Intl are usually found in February or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Nelson to Auckland

All the information you need to plan the best NSN to AKL flight in 2022: compare Nelson to Auckland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Auckland.

NSN - AKL

Price

$95 - $263

AKL

Temperature

11 - 20 °C

AKL

Rainfall

70 - 130 mm

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 44% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop
Round-trip from$150From Nelson to Auckland Intl
One-way from$68One-way flight from Nelson to Auckland Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Nelson to Auckland?

Travellers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 26% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Nelson to Auckland?

To save up to 119% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 60 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Nelson to Auckland from $271 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $393 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Nelson to Auckland?

Flights from Nelson to Auckland lean towards being more expensive in April. Prices are generally better when you fly from Nelson to Auckland in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $139.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Nelson to Auckland (NSN - AKL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Nelson to Auckland in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 21% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Nelson to Auckland in June, July 2022

The best prices found for NSN to AKL flights in June, July
22 Jul - 23 Jul
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
AKL

Auckland Intl

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

8h 15m
$203

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 26/6/22

11 Jul - 14 Oct
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
AKL

Auckland Intl

NSN

Nelson

Nonstop

1h 25m
$212

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 26/6/22

11 Jul - 14 Oct
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

7h 55m
AKL

Auckland Intl

NSN

Nelson

Nonstop

1h 25m
$236

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 26/6/22

Nelson to Auckland 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Auckland from Nelson found for this year
10 Oct - 12 Oct
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
AKL

Auckland Intl

NSN

Nelson

Nonstop

1h 25m
$163

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 26/6/22

22 Jul - 23 Jul
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
AKL

Auckland Intl

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

8h 15m
$203

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/6/22

10 Oct - 12 Oct
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
AKL

Auckland Intl

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

3h 50m
$211

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/6/22

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Nelson to Auckland

10 Oct - 12 Oct
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
AKL

Auckland Intl

NSN

Nelson

Nonstop

1h 25m
$163

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/6/22

22 Jul - 23 Jul
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
AKL

Auckland Intl

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

8h 15m
$203

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/6/22

10 Oct - 12 Oct
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
AKL

Auckland Intl

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

3h 50m
$211

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/6/22

Direct flights to Auckland from Nelson

Save time with Nelson to Auckland direct flight deals
10 Oct - 12 Oct
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
AKL

Auckland Intl

NSN

Nelson

Nonstop

1h 25m
$163

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/6/22

11 Jul - 14 Oct
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
AKL

Auckland Intl

NSN

Nelson

Nonstop

1h 25m
$212

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/6/22

22 Jul - 23 Jul
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
AKL

Auckland Intl

NSN

Nelson

Nonstop

1h 25m
$250

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 26/6/22

Last-minute flights from Nelson to Auckland

Late deals on return flights to Auckland from Nelson, departing today and this week
5 Jul - 7 Jul
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
AKL

Auckland Intl

NSN

Nelson

Nonstop

1h 25m
$244

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 27/6/22

5 Jul - 7 Jul
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
AKL

Auckland Intl

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

3h 15m
$286

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 27/6/22

5 Jul - 7 Jul
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
AKL

Auckland Intl

NSN

Nelson

2 stops

25h 40m
$321

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 27/6/22

One-way flights to Auckland Intl from Nelson

The cheapest one-way flights from Nelson to Auckland
1 Dec
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$68

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 24/6/22

1 Dec
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

5h 50m
$112

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 24/6/22

1 Dec
NSN

Nelson

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

5h 25m
$198

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 24/6/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Nelson to Auckland flights.

What airports serve Nelson to Auckland flights?

If you are trying to get from Nelson to Auckland city, you have to pass through the Nelson Airport, located 6 km away from the city, and take a flight to Auckland International Airport, the main airport used by international travellers to enter and exit from New Zealand, which sees more footfall than any other airport in the country. Nelson Airport, New Zealand, is the sixth busiest airport in the country and sees over a million visitors per year. On an average, there are more than 300 flights leaving Nelson Airport every week. Nelson Airport offers transportation in the form of local taxis located outside of the terminal front, as well as private buses that can be prearranged. You can get from Auckland Airport to the city by bus, taxi, walking, as well as with the use of taxi apps.

Which airlines fly directly from Nelson to Auckland?

Currently, the only airline offering direct flights between the two cities is Air New Zealand, which has an average of 44 flights that connects the two cities every week. Apart from these, there are international airlines such as Air China, Emirates, Jetstar and American Airlines that provide connecting flights from Wellington and Christchurch. The majority of the flights between these two destinations will land at Auckland International Airport, which currently serves as Air New Zealand’s main airline hub where many of their international flights depart from or stopover in.

What are the stopover options between Nelson to Auckland?

If the direct flying option is unavailable, there are other ways in which one can get from Nelson to Auckland, such as taking a connecting flight to Wellington or Christchurch and either waiting in the airport or using the wait time to explore the surrounding areas, if possible. Jetstar operates from both Wellington and Christchurch and so does Air New Zealand. Originair and Sounds Air both can take you to Wellington, from which other options can be availed. If you opt for a flight that isn’t going directly to Auckland, you’re likely to add roughly between 1h 30min and 5h to your trip. Direct flights are also typically the most affordable when travelling these routes.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Nelson to Auckland?

If you are an international traveller flying out of New Zealand through the Auckland International Airport, you would need to carry all the necessary travel documents at all times. For domestic travellers, identifying documents would be required for security clearance, and it is safe to say that a passport, driver’s licence, student ID or birth certificate will be sufficient. Please also be aware of restricted items when travelling. You may not travel with aerosols that are not medicinal or toiletries and they cannot exceed 100 ml. If you have an e-cigarette or something similar, this must be carried on and not put in your checked luggage. You may not use or charge these items on the plane.

What airports do I use to fly from Nelson to Auckland?

To fly from Nelson to Auckland, you need to book a flight from Nelson (NSN) to Auckland Intl (AKL). Nonstop flights to Auckland Intl from Nelson take 1h 25m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 13 outbound flights from Nelson to Auckland Intl offered by 2 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Nelson to Auckland Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Jetstar and Air New Zealand flying from Nelson to Auckland Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Nelson to Auckland for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Nelson to Auckland for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $163, but on average you can expect to pay $305.

Are there direct flights from Nelson to Auckland for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 5 direct flights from Nelson to Auckland under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Nelson to Auckland is less than $255.

Are there last-minute flights available from Nelson to Auckland for under $300?

There are currently 8+ open flights from Nelson to Auckland within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are direct flights available from Nelson to Auckland?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Friday.

How popular is this Nelson to Auckland flight route?

Within the past month, 504 users have taken a look at flights from Nelson to Auckland Intl.

How many flights depart from Nelson to Auckland on average per day?

On average 1 flight departs from Nelson to Auckland per day.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Nelson to Auckland?

Airlines like Air New Zealand fly from Nelson to Auckland in about 1h 25m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. Nelson and Auckland are separated by a distance of 497 km. Most flights are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Nelson to Auckland round-trip?

According to our current data, Air New Zealand ($163), offers the cheapest pricing from Nelson to Auckland. Air New Zealand is 30% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the most reliable airlines from Nelson to Auckland?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Nelson to Auckland consider choosing Singapore Airlines(95%), Air New Zealand(86%) or Qantas Airways(85%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Nelson to Auckland?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $59. While the most popular route (Nelson - Auckland Intl) can be booked for $163 on average our data indicates $101 when flying from Nelson to Auckland.

Alternative routes for Nelson to Auckland

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Top 2 airlines flying from Nelson to Auckland

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Nelson to Auckland choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
JetstarCheapest$106Average$195FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$123Average$200FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Nelson to Auckland

See what time of day planes typically take off from Nelson to Auckland
30%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
49%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
21%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Nelson to Auckland

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Nelson to Auckland
Sunday14daily flights
Monday9daily flights
Tuesday13daily flights
Wednesday13daily flights
Thursday13daily flights
Friday16daily flights
Saturday13daily flights