When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 52 days in advance, which can save you up to 18% on flights from Queenstown to Australia compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 52 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 $526. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $619.
Flights from Queenstown to Australia lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Queenstown to Australia in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $343.
Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Queenstown to Australia as you normally would.
Most people fly from Queenstown Intl (ZQN) if they book a flight from Queenstown to Australia. Queenstown Intl is conveniently located just 6.3 km from Queenstown’s city centre.
Jetstar, Virgin Australia, and Air New Zealand 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.
Yes, there are multiple flights from Queenstown to Australia for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $990, but on average you can expect to pay $1,053.
Direct flights can be found on the following days: Friday.
The Queenstown Intl to Australia flight path was viewed by 996 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.
On average, you can expect to see 1 flight from Queenstown to Australia a day.
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There are many flights that can get you from Queenstown to Australia in 9h 50m. Fly via Air New Zealand or Jetstar to get the fastest option. The distance between Queenstown and Australia is about 1949 km. This flight may include one or multiple stops.
$230 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Jetstar. You may also be able to find cheap deals on LATAM Airlines and Air New Zealand, with prices starting from $291 and $318, respectively.
Information is based on travel restrictions from Queenstown Intl to Australia
Most visitors from Queenstown Intl will not be allowed to enter Australia.
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Queenstown Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Australia.
Visitors from Queenstown Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Australia.
Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.
Returning to Queenstown Intl from Australia
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Australia are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Queenstown Intl.
Visitors from Australia are not required to quarantine after entering Queenstown Intl.
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