NSN - AKL
$192 - $361
11 - 20 °C
70 - 130 mm
Travellers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 19% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.
To save up to 101% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 42 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 $328 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $384 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.
Flights from Nelson to Auckland lean towards being more expensive in April. Prices are generally better when you fly from Nelson to Auckland in November, with the cheapest ticket starting at $146.
It’s typically best to fly out from Nelson to Auckland in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 8% on the flight price compared to flying at midday, which is usually more expensive.
$361 - $374
NSN - AKL
NSN - AKL
1 stop7h 20m
Unfortunately there was a screaming child on the flight. No ones fault but literally hurt my ears and made them crackle. I didn’t eat or drink on the flight.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 18 outbound flights from Nelson to Auckland Intl offered by 1 airline.
Yes, there are multiple flights from Nelson to Auckland for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $361, but on average you can expect to pay $368.
Cheapflights has 1 direct flight from Nelson to Auckland under $400. A good price for a direct flight from Nelson to Auckland is less than $361.
Direct flights can be found on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday.
Within the past month, 691 users have taken a look at flights from Nelson to Auckland Intl.
On average 10 flights depart from Nelson to Auckland per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 70% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 20% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 10% of flight departures
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.
According to our current data, Air New Zealand ($361), offers the cheapest pricing from Nelson to Auckland.
No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Nelson to Auckland consider choosing Singapore Airlines(82%), Qantas Airways(77%) or Air Canada(71%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.
Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $85. While the most popular route (Nelson - Auckland Intl) can be booked for $138 on average our data indicates $289 when flying from Nelson to Auckland.
This is defined as Nelson Airport (NSN) and Auckland Intl Airport (AKL). Codes like Auckland Intl Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.
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