Cheap flights from Queenstown to Australia

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16 Aug — 23 Aug1
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How far in advance should I book a flight from Queenstown to Australia?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 55 days in advance to save up to 83% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 55 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Queenstown to Australia 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,195, or $1,656 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of October. Prices to Australia from Queenstown average $848. You can even find prices in October for less than $848, as users have found deals to Australia from as low as $553. The month of May appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Australia from Queenstown. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 42%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Queenstown to Australia (ZQN - AU)?

When flying from Queenstown to Australia, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Queenstown to Australia in August, September 2022

The best prices found for ZQN to Australia flights in August, September
18 Aug - 21 Aug
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$546

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

18 Aug - 21 Aug
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$557

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

18 Aug - 21 Aug
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

28h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$622

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Queenstown to Australia 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Australia from Queenstown found for this year
18 Nov - 23 Nov
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 30m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$458

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

9 Nov - 15 Nov
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 30m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$471

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

17 Nov - 22 Nov
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 30m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$490

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Queenstown to Australia

18 Nov - 23 Nov
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 30m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$458

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

9 Nov - 15 Nov
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 30m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$471

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

17 Nov - 22 Nov
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 30m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$490

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Queenstown to Australia

22 Dec - 27 Dec
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

18h 00m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

7h 30m
$718

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

7 Dec - 8 Dec
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

18h 00m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

13h 05m
$720

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

14 Dec - 17 Jan
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

12h 40m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

13h 25m
$721

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Direct flights to Australia from Queenstown

Save time with Queenstown to Australia direct flight deals
18 Nov - 23 Nov
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 30m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$458

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

9 Nov - 15 Nov
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 30m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$471

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

17 Nov - 22 Nov
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 30m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
$490

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

Last-minute flights from Queenstown to Australia

Late deals on return flights to Australia from Queenstown, departing today and this week
18 Aug - 21 Aug
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$546

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

18 Aug - 21 Aug
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$557

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

18 Aug - 21 Aug
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

28h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$622

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

One-way flights to Australia from Queenstown

The cheapest one-way flights from Queenstown to Australia
15 Oct
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
$170

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

7 Oct
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
$172

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

25 Nov
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$183

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Queenstown to Australia flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Queenstown to Australia?

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.

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

Jetstar, Air New Zealand, 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 Queenstown to Australia for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Queenstown to Australia for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $458, but on average you can expect to pay $529.

Are there direct flights from Queenstown to Australia for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Queenstown to Australia under $500. A good price for a direct flight from Queenstown to Australia is less than $567.

Are there last-minute flights available from Queenstown to Australia for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Queenstown to Australia within the next 7 days for less than $600.

How popular is this Queenstown to Australia flight route?

Within the past month, 199 users have taken a look at flights from Queenstown Intl to Australia.

What are the most popular routes from Queenstown to Australia?

Most travellers choose Queenstown Intl - Sydney Kingsford Smith, Queenstown Intl - Melbourne or Queenstown Intl - Brisbane when deciding on the best route from Queenstown to Australia.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Queenstown to Australia?

Before booking your flight from Queenstown to Australia, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Jetstar, Air New Zealand or Qantas Airways.

What are the most reliable airlines from Queenstown to Australia?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Queenstown to Australia on time: American Airlines (100%), Alaska Airlines (48%), Emirates (40%).

What are the cheapest flights from Queenstown to Australia?

While on average a flight from Queenstown to Australia is generally $734, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $473. When looking at the most popular route, (Queenstown Intl - Sydney Kingsford Smith), you can expect to pay $471 for that flight.

Destination points for flights from Queenstown to Australia

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Top 4 airlines flying from Queenstown to Australia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Queenstown to Australia choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Virgin AustraliaCheapest$326Average$748FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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JetstarCheapest$354Average$707FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$557Average$910FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$699Average$1,033FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Queenstown to Australia

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17%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
59%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
23%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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