Cheap flights from New Zealand to Australia

AKL — SYD
28 Jun — 5 Jul1
Return
1 adult
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How far in advance should I book a flight from New Zealand to Australia?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 91% on flights from New Zealand to Australia compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,035. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,319.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Zealand to Australia?

Flights from New Zealand to Australia lean towards being more expensive in April. Prices are generally better when you fly from New Zealand to Australia in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $416.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Zealand to Australia (NZ - AU)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from New Zealand to Australia as you normally would.

Cheap flights from New Zealand to Australia in June, July 2022

The best prices found for New Zealand to Australia flights in June, July
30 Jul - 14 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

7h 55m
$492

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/6/22

26 Jul - 2 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

15h 15m
$515

Jetstar

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Deal found 20/6/22

23 Jul - 12 Aug
WLG

Wellington

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

7h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

5h 55m
$556

Jetstar

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Deal found 21/6/22

New Zealand to Australia 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Australia from New Zealand found for this year
7 Nov - 17 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

1 stop

9h 35m
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 00m
$373

Jetstar

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Deal found 21/6/22

5 Sep - 10 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$374

Jetstar

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Deal found 20/6/22

21 Aug - 10 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

3h 35m
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$385

Jetstar

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Deal found 21/6/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from New Zealand to Australia

7 Nov - 17 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

1 stop

9h 35m
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 00m
$373

Jetstar

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Deal found 21/6/22

5 Sep - 10 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$374

Jetstar

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Deal found 20/6/22

21 Aug - 10 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

3h 35m
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$385

Jetstar

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Deal found 21/6/22

Cheap LATAM Airlines flights from New Zealand to Australia

1 Jul - 1 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$801

LATAM Airlines

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Deal found 22/6/22

28 Jun - 11 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$852

LATAM Airlines

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Deal found 21/6/22

1 Jul - 12 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$860

LATAM Airlines

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Deal found 22/6/22

Direct flights to Australia from New Zealand

Save time with New Zealand to Australia direct flight deals
5 Sep - 10 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$374

Jetstar

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Deal found 20/6/22

21 Aug - 10 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

3h 35m
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$385

Jetstar

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Deal found 21/6/22

12 Nov - 19 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

3h 30m
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$387

Jetstar

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Deal found 20/6/22

Last-minute flights from New Zealand to Australia

Late deals on return flights to Australia from New Zealand, departing today and this week
28 Jun - 26 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 00m
MEL

Melbourne

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 30m
$709

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20/6/22

3 Jul - 7 Jul
WLG

Wellington

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

16h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

15h 50m
$752

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/6/22

29 Jun - 12 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

10h 40m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$784

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/6/22

One-way flights to Australia from New Zealand

The cheapest one-way flights from New Zealand to Australia
27 Oct
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
$118

Jetstar

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Deal found 20/6/22

29 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
$139

Jetstar

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Deal found 21/6/22

12 Dec
AKL

Auckland Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

4h 05m
$143

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/6/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New Zealand to Australia flights.

Which airlines flying from New Zealand to Australia have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Air New Zealand, Jetstar, and Qantas Airways 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.

Can I find flights from New Zealand to Australia for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Zealand to Australia for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $373, but on average you can expect to pay $403.

Are there direct flights from New Zealand to Australia for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from New Zealand to Australia under $400. A good price for a direct flight from New Zealand to Australia is less than $403.

Are there last-minute flights available from New Zealand to Australia for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New Zealand to Australia within the next 7 days for less than $800.

What days are direct flights available from New Zealand to Australia?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday.

How popular is this New Zealand to Australia flight route?

Within the past month, 9,035 users have taken a look at flights from New Zealand to Australia.

How many flights depart from New Zealand to Australia on average per day?

13 flight departures from New Zealand to Australia per day on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 23% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 77% of flight departures

How long is the flight from New Zealand to Australia?

There are many flights that can get you from New Zealand to Australia in 9h 35m. Fly via Jetstar to get the fastest option. There are 2171 km between New Zealand and Australia.

Top 5 airlines flying from New Zealand to Australia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from New Zealand to Australia choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
JetstarCheapest$134Average$589FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Singapore AirlinesCheapest$189Average$2,151FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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LATAM AirlinesCheapest$246Average$549FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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China AirlinesCheapest$248Average$355FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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AirAsia XCheapest$293Average$507FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from New Zealand to Australia

See what time of day planes typically take off from New Zealand to Australia
19%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
38%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
42%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
1%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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