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 to New York

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

$915 - $1,723

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

Average price

$1,646

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$1,296

From Wellington to New York (NYC)

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 $1,867 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $2,310 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 $1,756. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $1,150. 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.

Cheap flights from Wellington to New York in October, November 2021

The best prices found for WLG to NYC flights in October, November
23 Oct - 29 Oct
WLG

Wellington

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

3 stops

65h 10m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

WLG

Wellington

3 stops

49h 45m
$2,580

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 16/10/21

29 Nov - 12 Mar
WLG

Wellington

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

3 stops

58h 40m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

WLG

Wellington

3 stops

48h 45m
$2,596

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 13/10/21

29 Nov - 10 Mar
WLG

Wellington

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

3 stops

58h 40m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

WLG

Wellington

3 stops

62h 45m
$2,631

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 13/10/21

Wellington to New York 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Wellington found for this year
22 Dec - 27 Feb
WLG

Wellington

EWR

Newark

2 stops

36h 40m
EWR

Newark

WLG

Wellington

2 stops

46h 05m
$2,310

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 13/10/21

1 Dec - 12 Mar
WLG

Wellington

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

59h 15m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

WLG

Wellington

2 stops

39h 35m
$2,388

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 13/10/21

19 Dec - 3 Mar
WLG

Wellington

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

27h 45m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

WLG

Wellington

2 stops

45h 15m
$2,507

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 13/10/21

Last-minute flights from Wellington to New York

Late deals on return flights to New York from Wellington, departing today and this week
23 Oct - 29 Oct
WLG

Wellington

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

3 stops

65h 10m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

WLG

Wellington

3 stops

49h 45m
$2,580

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 16/10/21

23 Oct - 29 Oct
WLG

Wellington

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

54h 30m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

WLG

Wellington

3 stops

49h 45m
$3,502

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 16/10/21

23 Oct - 29 Oct
WLG

Wellington

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

54h 30m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

WLG

Wellington

2 stops

49h 35m
$5,846

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 16/10/21

One-way flights to New York All airports from Wellington

The cheapest one-way flights from Wellington to New York
6 Dec
WLG

Wellington

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

34h 23m
$1,072

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 13/10/21

6 Dec
WLG

Wellington

LGA

New York LaGuardia

3 stops

34h 18m
$1,078

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 13/10/21

6 Dec
WLG

Wellington

EWR

Newark

2 stops

36h 16m
$1,098

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 13/10/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Wellington to New York flights.

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 $2,106, but on average you can expect to pay $2,236.

Are there last-minute flights available from Wellington to New York for under $2,600?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Wellington to New York within the next 7 days for less than $2,600.

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

According to our current data, Qantas Airways ($2,106), and Emirates ($2,572) 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 - New York John F Kennedy Intl, Wellington - Newark 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 $2,305, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $1,762. The most popular route (Wellington - New York John F Kennedy Intl), is priced around $2,106.

Can I fly to New York from Wellington right now?

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.

Can I 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) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Wellington.

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

Top airline flying from Wellington to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Wellington to New York choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$1,406
Average$2,050
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety