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Cheap flights from Queenstown to Auckland

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The best prices from Queenstown to Auckland are usually found in April or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Thursday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Queenstown (ZQN) to Auckland (AKL)

ZQN - AKL
Price
$168 - $408
AKL
Temperature
14 - 24 °C
AKL
Rainfall
20 - 57 mm

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 43% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$168

From Queenstown to Auckland

One-way from

$156

One-way flight from Queenstown to Auckland

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Queenstown to Auckland?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Queenstown to Auckland. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Auckland.

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

To save up to 126% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 59 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Queenstown to Auckland from $235 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $328 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Auckland from Queenstown. Prices for May average $197 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $91. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a May flight can save you 88% on your journey compared to booking in May

When is the cheapest time to fly from Queenstown to Auckland (ZQN - AKL)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Queenstown to Auckland is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 18% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Queenstown to Auckland in April, May 2021

14 Apr - 28 Apr
$176pp
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
11 May - 18 May
$188pp
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
8 May - 15 May
$191pp
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl

Queenstown to Auckland 2021 flight deals

28 Dec - 30 Dec
$161pp
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
29 Jun - 30 Jun
$168pp
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
14 Apr - 28 Apr
$176pp
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl

Direct flights to Auckland from Queenstown

29 Jun - 30 Jun
$168pp
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
14 Apr - 28 Apr
$176pp
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
11 May - 18 May
$188pp
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl

Last-minute flights from Queenstown to Auckland

14 Apr - 28 Apr
$176pp
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
14 Apr - 28 Apr
$235pp
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
14 Apr - 28 Apr
$290pp
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl

One-way flights to Auckland from Queenstown

06:00 - 16:10
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
10h 10m
ZQN - AKL
Multiple Airlines
$157
Kiwi.com
07:40 - 15:50
Air New Zealand
2 stops
32h 10m
ZQN - AKL
Air New Zealand
$204
DreamWorldTravel
06:45 - 14:50
Jetstar
1 stop
8h 05m
ZQN - AKL
Jetstar
$217
mytrip.com

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Flight FAQs

From Queenstown to Auckland

Can I find flights from Queenstown to Auckland for under $284 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Queenstown to Auckland for under $284. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $156, but on average you can expect to pay $254.

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

Air New Zealand and Jetstar are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Queenstown to Auckland for under $284 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 16 direct flights from Queenstown to Auckland under $284. A good price for a direct flight from Queenstown to Auckland is less than $301.

Are there last-minute flights available from Queenstown to Auckland for under $284?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Queenstown to Auckland within the next 7 days for less than $284.

What days are direct flights available from Queenstown to Auckland?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Thursday.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Queenstown Intl to Auckland Intl was viewed by 3,997 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Travellers can expect 8 flights from Queenstown Intl to Auckland Intl on average per day.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Queenstown or Auckland?

Expected rainfall in Queenstown is less than in Auckland. You can expect this to be the case over the next 16 days.

How long does is the flight from Queenstown to Auckland?

Airlines like Air New Zealand and Jetstar fly from Queenstown to Auckland in about 1h 45m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. The distance from Queenstown to Auckland is about 1030 km. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Queenstown to Auckland return?

Our cheapest airline available from Queenstown to Auckland is Jetstar. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $157 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Air New Zealand, starting at $229. These flights start at 32% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Queenstown to Auckland one-way?

$66 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Jetstar. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Air New Zealand, with prices from $126.

Alternative routes for Queenstown to Auckland

Destination information for Auckland

Flight duration
1h 50m
Average temperature for April in Auckland
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Auckland
47.0 mm

Airports servicing Queenstown

Airports servicing Auckland

Hourly flight availability from Queenstown to Auckland

Morning 6 AM to midday 44% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 38% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 17% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Queenstown to Auckland
Sunday
27 daily flights
Monday
28 daily flights
Tuesday
29 daily flights
Wednesday
32 daily flights
Thursday
35 daily flights
Friday
23 daily flights
Saturday
24 daily flights
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