Cheap flights from Auckland to Brisbane

AKL — BNE
28 Jun — 5 Jul1
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The best prices from Auckland Intl to Brisbane are usually found in September or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Auckland to Brisbane

All the information you need to plan the best AKL to BNE flight in 2022: compare Auckland to Brisbane flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Brisbane.

AKL - BNE

Price

$437 - $717

BNE

Temperature

15 - 25 °C

BNE

Rainfall

30 - 170 mm

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 29% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Round-trip from$696From Auckland Intl to Brisbane
One-way from$268One-way flight from Auckland Intl to Brisbane

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Auckland to Brisbane?

Tuesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 5%.

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

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 87% on flights from Auckland to Brisbane 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 $1,184. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,454.

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

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Brisbane from Auckland. Prices for September average $808 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $538. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of April. Opting for a September flight can save you 41% on your journey compared to booking in April

When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to Brisbane (AKL - BNE)?

When flying from Auckland to Brisbane, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 23% versus a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Auckland to Brisbane in June, July 2022

The best prices found for AKL to BNE flights in June, July
26 Jul - 29 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

15h 30m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

12h 15m
$710

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 22/6/22

26 Jul - 29 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

15h 30m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

12h 15m
$717

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 22/6/22

28 Jul - 29 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

11h 30m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

10h 15m
$720

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 23/6/22

Auckland to Brisbane 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Brisbane from Auckland found for this year
26 Oct - 7 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

3h 35m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

7h 25m
$569

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20/6/22

26 Oct - 9 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

3h 35m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

15h 45m
$597

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/6/22

6 Sep - 13 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

13h 35m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

8h 35m
$604

Jetstar

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Deal found 20/6/22

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Auckland to Brisbane

26 Oct - 7 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

3h 35m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 15m
$610

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 20/6/22

15 Sep - 25 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

3h 35m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 15m
$621

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 21/6/22

12 Aug - 19 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

3h 55m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 15m
$636

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 21/6/22

  • Air New Zealand is one of the most popular airlines used for those travelling from Auckland to Brisbane. Flights on this route from Air New Zealand typically cost $441.74 RT, a price that is 138% more expensive than the average Auckland to Brisbane flight. The cheapest flight found was $277 RT. The most popular departure airport in Auckland when flying to Brisbane is Auckland Intl Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Brisbane is Brisbane Airport. When flying from Auckland to Brisbane, Air New Zealand flights are 16% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Auckland to Brisbane

17 Aug - 21 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

12h 30m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 10m
$696

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 21/6/22

2 Jul - 9 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

15h 55m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

14h 15m
$895

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 22/6/22

2 Jul - 8 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

15h 55m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

16h 15m
$946

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 22/6/22

  • If you’re travelling from Auckland to Brisbane, one of the more common airlines travelling that route is Qantas Airways. Flights from Qantas Airways travelling this route typically cost $476.75 RT. This price is typically 146% cheaper than other airlines that offer Auckland to Brisbane flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $277. Auckland Intl Airport is the most common Auckland airport to take off from when flying to Brisbane. Brisbane Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Brisbane. When flying from Auckland to Brisbane, Qantas Airways flights are 4% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Direct flights to Brisbane from Auckland

Save time with Auckland to Brisbane direct flight deals
26 Oct - 7 Nov
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

3h 35m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 15m
$610

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 20/6/22

15 Sep - 25 Sep
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

3h 35m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 15m
$621

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 21/6/22

12 Aug - 19 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

3h 55m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 15m
$636

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 21/6/22

Last-minute flights from Auckland to Brisbane

Late deals on return flights to Brisbane from Auckland, departing today and this week
2 Jul - 9 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

15h 55m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

14h 15m
$895

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 22/6/22

2 Jul - 8 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

15h 55m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

16h 15m
$946

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 22/6/22

28 Jun - 6 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

22h 15m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

27h 15m
$973

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 23/6/22

One-way flights to Brisbane from Auckland

The cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to Brisbane
27 Oct
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

11h 30m
$209

Jetstar

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Deal found 21/6/22

22 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

13h 35m
$234

Jetstar

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Deal found 22/6/22

27 Oct
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

2 stops

14h 10m
$258

Jetstar

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Deal found 21/6/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Auckland to Brisbane flights.

Brisbane is the up-and-coming capital of Queensland. It lolls out on the east coast of Australia, so it’s less than a 4-hour direct flight from Auckland.The popularity of Brisbane has doubled in the last 10 years as tourists have cottoned on to its charms. Not sure where to start? Just do what the locals do – wander the riverfront, put the world to rights over a fancy artisan coffee, or kayak sandy Moreton Bay, where manatee-like dugongs and dolphins make themselves at home.

How long is the flight from Auckland to Brisbane?

Direct flights usually last around 3 hours 40 minutes. Auckland to Brisbane flights with stopovers can take up to 43 hours.

Which airlines operate flights from Auckland to Brisbane?

You’ve got a good choice of carriers, including Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia, Air New Zealand, Emirates and China Airlines.

How frequent are flights between Auckland and Brisbane?

There are usually at least 8 Auckland to Brisbane flights a day. Most airlines offer flights daily, while companies like China Airlines fly several times a week.

Which airports serve Auckland and Brisbane?

Auckland Airport and Brisbane Airport.

Which direct flight route between Auckland and Brisbane is cheapest?

The early evening routes tend to be the cheapest. They take off around 7pm. You can often find cheap flights from Auckland to Brisbane by travelling with two airlines. So you could fly out with Emirates and return with Virgin America. Our smart search engine highlights these routes if they’re cheaper than sticking to one carrier.Brisbane must be one of the most underestimated cities in Australia. It’s got culture – City Hall, the Museum of Brisbane and Queensland Cultural Centre. It’s got world-class nightlife in the shape of riverside restaurants and pop up music venues. And it’s got outdoorsy locals who spend their downtime mooching around the surrounding beaches, bays and islands.They must get all that energy from the city’s near constant supply of vitamin D. Brisbane is one of the sunniest places in Australia, racking up around 3,000 hours of sun a year. With that in mind, most people take their Auckland to Brisbane flights in the blue sky stretch between April and October.Use our smart search engine to find the best cheap flights from Brisbane to Australia for you.

What are the best ways to get to the airports in Auckland and Brisbane?

When booking your cheap flight from Auckland, New Zealand, to Brisbane, Australia, you will have one primary airport to depart from: Auckland Airport. The busiest for passenger volume and largest airport in New Zealand, it is easy to reach with public transportation from the city of Auckland. The AirportLink bus carries passengers from Puhinui Station every ten minutes, seven days a week. As an alternative you can catch the train on the Southern or Eastern Line to Puhinui Station and catch the shuttle transfer from there to the airport. Taxis and Uber will also be some good available options to get to Auckland Airport. The SkyBus can be caught outside the Arrivals terminal to several points in Auckland too. When you arrive in Brisbane you will land at either Brisbane Airport, based right outside the city, or Gold Coast Airport, which is based about an hour and 30 minutes away by car. Brisbane is the primary airport with a SkyBus City Express that can take you to several stops around the city centre from right outside the terminals. If you arrive at Gold Coast Airport you will find trains from Cypress Avenue Station that can take you to Brisbane Central Station. Taxis and Uber are available at both Australian airports and car hire is a great way to travel up the Gold Coast or surrounding areas of Queensland.

Which airlines fly directly from Auckland to Brisbane?

With your Auckland to Brisbane flight you will have a few direct airline options. New Zealand’s primary carrier Air New Zealand has the shortest flight time of about three hours and 40 minutes. Qantas Airways and Emirates both complete the journey in about three hours and 55 minutes. Flights are highly frequent and regular with these three primary airlines. There are also one-stop flight options available with Jetstar, amongst others.

What are the stopover options between Auckland to New Brisbane?

With the close proximity of the two cities you will not struggle to find direct flights unless you book with very short notice. Even then, you can reach Brisbane from Auckland with flights that have one stop. Jetstar flies to Brisbane in about ten hours and 30 minutes with one stop in Sydney. Another option is the Qantas flight that takes seven hours and 30 minutes on average and stops in Christchurch, New Zealand.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Auckland to New Brisbane?

Fortunately as an Australian citizen you will not need to apply for a visa when flying into New Zealand for tourism, business or study purposes. You will, however, need to ensure that your passport is valid and up to date.

What airports do I use to fly from Auckland to Brisbane?

To fly from Auckland to Brisbane, you need to book a flight from Auckland Intl (AKL) to Brisbane (BNE). Nonstop flights to Brisbane from Auckland Intl take 3h 35m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 10 outbound flights from Auckland Intl to Brisbane offered by 5 different airlines.

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

Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways, and LATAM Airlines 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 Auckland to Brisbane for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to Brisbane for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $569, but on average you can expect to pay $634.

Are there direct flights from Auckland to Brisbane for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Auckland to Brisbane under $700. A good price for a direct flight from Auckland to Brisbane is less than $663.

Are there last-minute flights available from Auckland to Brisbane for under $900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Auckland to Brisbane within the next 7 days for less than $900.

What days are direct flights available from Auckland to Brisbane?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday.

How popular is this Auckland to Brisbane flight route?

The Auckland Intl to Brisbane flight path was viewed by 7,710 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 Auckland to Brisbane on average per day?

7 flight departures from Auckland to Brisbane per day on average.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Auckland to Brisbane?

For as low as $604, Jetstar can have you in Brisbane from Auckland in 3h 35m. Auckland and Brisbane are separated by a distance of 2308 km. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Auckland to Brisbane round-trip?

According to our current data, Jetstar ($604), and Air New Zealand ($610) offers the cheapest pricing from Auckland to Brisbane. Users have found that Jetstar is 25% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

$209 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 and Qantas Airways, with prices starting from $276 and $307, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Auckland to Brisbane?

Before booking your flight from Auckland to Brisbane, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Emirates, Fiji Airways or Jetstar.

What are the most reliable airlines from Auckland to Brisbane?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Auckland to Brisbane consider choosing Air Canada(77%), Etihad Airways(71%) or United Airlines(67%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Auckland to Brisbane?

While on average a flight from Auckland to Brisbane is generally $1,062, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $285. When looking at the most popular route, (Auckland Intl - Brisbane), you can expect to pay $597 for that flight.

What are the most eco-friendly airlines from Auckland to Brisbane?

Many great airlines support sustainable travel methods to Brisbane from Auckland. Some of these include Emirates, Qantas Airways, Jetstar, and Air New Zealand. Flying with Emirates means that you will be flying with an airline that has ultra-modern and eco-efficient planes. Their fleet is also one the youngest in the world. Emirates has chosen to fly using wide-body aircraft’s that lower engine emissions and reduce noise pollution. Qantas Airways have set itself a goal to reach net-zero emissions by 2050. This airline has also committed $50 million to Australia’s sustainable aviation fuel industry. Choosing to fly with Jetstar is a great option for eco-friendly travel. Jetstar has a fleet of Boeing 787 Dreamliners. This aircraft is one of the world’s most eco-friendly and is made of composite material that minimises fuel consumption. Air New Zealand has many eco-friendly benefits. This airline has invested in newer and leaner planes. These planes can carry more passengers and use less fuel than their previous models. Air New Zealand also runs a carbon offset programme. This is something passengers can donate to and is available with every flight they make.

How to fly more sustainably from Auckland to Brisbane?

Choosing to fly in an eco-friendly way is straightforward if you know what to do. One of the best ways to fly sustainably is by choosing an Economy Class seat. Flying in this class allows for more passengers to board the same flight. An easy way to make sustainable travel is by packing light. The lighter the plane, the less fuel is consumed. Choosing an eco-friendly airline is also a huge plus. So, if you have the option, try to fly with Emirates, Qantas Airways, Jetstar, or Air New Zealand.

Alternative routes for Auckland to Brisbane

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 5 airlines flying from Auckland to Brisbane

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Auckland to Brisbane choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
LATAM AirlinesCheapest$246Average$473FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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JetstarCheapest$396Average$616FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapest$441Average$759FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$442Average$704FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$538Average$812FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Auckland to Brisbane

See what time of day planes typically take off from Auckland to Brisbane
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
65%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
34%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Auckland to Brisbane

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Auckland to Brisbane
Sunday6daily flights
Monday18daily flights
Tuesday13daily flights
Wednesday13daily flights
Thursday6daily flights
Friday6daily flights
Saturday11daily flights