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Cheap flights from Wellington to New York

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The best prices from Wellington to New York are usually found in February or August, booked 34 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Wellington (WLG) to New York (NYC)

All the information you need to plan the best WLG to NYC flight in 2021: compare Wellington to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.
WLG - NYC
Price
$1,303 - $2,454
NYC
Temperature
1 - 25 °C
NYC
Precipitation
71 - 114 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop

Round-trip from

₪1,303

From Wellington to New York All airports (NYC)

One-way from

$1,091

One-way flight from Wellington to New York All airports (NYC)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Wellington to New York?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Wellington to New York?

To save up to 22% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 34 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Wellington to New York from $1,878 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $2,323 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Wellington to New York?

February can be a great time to fly to New York from Wellington with a flight ticket averaging about $1,767. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $1,157. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Wellington to New York (WLG - NYC)?

It’s optimal to fly from Wellington to New York in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 23% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

One-way flights to New York from Wellington

The cheapest one-way flights from Wellington to New York
01:30 - 17:53
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
34h 23m
WLG - JFK
Multiple Airlines
$1,091
United
16:15 - 09:30
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
59h 15m
WLG - JFK
Multiple Airlines
$1,474
KAYAK

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Flight FAQs

From Wellington to New York

What airport do you fly from for flights from Wellington to New York?

If you book a flight to New York from Wellington, you will be flying from Wellington, which is the city’s only airport. Wellington (WLG) is located 5.3 km from the centre of Wellington. There are 0 flights from Wellington to New York per day from 3 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Wellington to New York have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Wellington to New York have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Qantas Airways, United Airlines, and Air New Zealand are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Qantas Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Wellington to New York for under $2,200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Wellington to New York for under $2,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qantas Airways for just $2,142, but on average you can expect to pay $2,318.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Wellington to New York return?

According to our current data, Qantas Airways ($2,142), and Emirates ($2,618) offers the cheapest pricing from Wellington to New York.

What are the most popular routes from Wellington to New York?

When deciding which route to take from Wellington to New York, consider Wellington - Newark, Wellington - New York John F Kennedy Intl or Wellington - New York LaGuardia, as they are the most popular.

What are the cheapest flights from Wellington to New York?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Wellington to New York? While on average our users pay $2,318, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $1,772. The most popular route (Wellington - Newark), is priced around $2,189.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New York, NY

Do I need a COVID test to fly to New York from Wellington?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Wellington to New York

Most visitors from Wellington need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter New York.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Wellington must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Wellington are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

Do I need a test to fly back to Wellington from New York?

Returning to Wellington from New York

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Wellington.

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Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Wellington to New York.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.71
Average temperature for September in New York
28.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in New York
77.0 mm

Airports servicing Wellington

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)
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