Cheap flights from Auckland to Brisbane

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The best prices from Auckland Intl to Brisbane are usually found in May or August, booked 54 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

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

$247 - $445

BNE

Temperature

15 - 25 °C

BNE

Precipitation

30 - 170 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$363

From Auckland Intl to Brisbane

One-way from

$316

One-way flight from Auckland Intl to Brisbane

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

Wednesday 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 51 days in advance, which can save you up to 25% on flights from Auckland to Brisbane compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 51 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 $532. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $608.

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Brisbane from Auckland. Prices for May average $451 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $267. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 44% on your journey compared to booking in May

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 at midday, which can drop the price by up to 6% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Auckland to Brisbane in January, February 2022

The best prices found for AKL to BNE flights in January, February
21 Jan - 25 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

7h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$777

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 11/1/22

22 Jan - 26 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

9h 35m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$825

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 11/1/22

25 Jan - 28 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

3h 30m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

18h 40m
$846

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 10/1/22

Auckland to Brisbane 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Brisbane from Auckland found for this year
10 May - 17 May
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

10h 30m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

7h 25m
$492

Jetstar

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Deal found 11/1/22

10 May - 17 May
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

2 stops

13h 10m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

7h 25m
$552

Jetstar

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Deal found 11/1/22

10 May - 17 May
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

10h 30m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 15m
$589

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 11/1/22

Direct flights to Brisbane from Auckland

Save time with Auckland to Brisbane direct flight deals
10 May - 17 May
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

3h 35m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 15m
$609

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 11/1/22

Last-minute flights from Auckland to Brisbane

Late deals on return flights to Brisbane from Auckland, departing today and this week
21 Jan - 25 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

7h 05m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$777

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 11/1/22

22 Jan - 26 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

9h 35m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$825

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 11/1/22

19 Jan - 22 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

3h 30m
BNE

Brisbane

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

6h 40m
$890

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 12/1/22

One-way flights to Brisbane from Auckland

The cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to Brisbane
16 May
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

10h 30m
$216

Jetstar

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Deal found 12/1/22

13 May
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

11h 30m
$236

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/1/22

25 Apr
AKL

Auckland Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

12h 20m
$241

Jetstar

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Deal found 12/1/22

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 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 is 1 outbound flight from Auckland Intl to Brisbane offered by 7 different airlines.

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

China Airlines, 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.

Can I find flights from Auckland to Brisbane for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to Brisbane for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $492, but on average you can expect to pay $3,951.

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

Cheapflights has 1 direct flight from Auckland to Brisbane under $700. A good price for a direct flight from Auckland to Brisbane is less than $609.

Are there last-minute flights available from Auckland to Brisbane for under $800?

There are currently 13+ open flights from Auckland to Brisbane within the next 7 days for less than $800.

How popular is this Auckland to Brisbane flight route?

The Auckland Intl to Brisbane flight path was viewed by 34,938 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

According to our current data, Jetstar ($492), Air New Zealand ($609), and Qantas Airways ($809) offers the cheapest pricing from Auckland to Brisbane.

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

$216 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Jetstar. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Qantas Airways and Air New Zealand, with prices starting from $280 and $288, 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: China Airlines, Emirates 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 New Zealand(85%), Qatar Airways(67%) or Iberia(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 $612, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $187. When looking at the most popular route, (Auckland Intl - Brisbane), you can expect to pay $492 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.

Can I fly to Brisbane from Auckland Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Auckland Intl to Brisbane

Most visitors from Auckland Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Brisbane.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Auckland Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Brisbane.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Auckland Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Brisbane.

Documents
Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.


Can I fly back to Auckland Intl from Brisbane?

Returning to Auckland Intl from Brisbane

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Brisbane are not required to quarantine after entering Auckland Intl.

Alternative routes for Auckland to Brisbane

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

Top 7 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
Jetstar
Cheapest$153
Average$341
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
China Airlines
Cheapest$217
Average$459
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
LATAM Airlines
Cheapest$226
Average$436
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$228
Average$497
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
Cheapest$242
Average$465
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$312
Average$519
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$336
Average$512
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety

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
0%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
14%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
85%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Auckland to Brisbane

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Auckland to Brisbane
Sunday1daily flight
Monday0daily flights
Tuesday4daily flights
Wednesday1daily flight
Thursday3daily flights
Friday0daily flights
Saturday3daily flights