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The best prices from Auckland to Queenstown are usually found in May or June, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Auckland (AKL) to Queenstown (ZQN)

AKL - ZQN
Price
$134 - $188
Popular in December High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise
Cheapest in May Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Round-trip from $134 From Auckland to Queenstown
One-way from $97 One-way flight from Auckland to Queenstown
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 Auckland to Queenstown?

Departing on a Sunday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 22% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

To save up to 73% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Auckland to Queenstown from $454 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $594 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

May can be a great time to fly to Queenstown from Auckland with a flight ticket averaging about $239. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $160. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from Auckland to Queenstown in July, August 2020

The best prices found for AKL to ZQN flights in July, August
29 Jul - 31 Jul
$156pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
23 Jul - 29 Jul
$165pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
29 Jul - 5 Aug
$166pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

Auckland to Queenstown 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Queenstown from Auckland found for this year
10 Aug - 14 Aug
$83pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
14 Sep - 19 Sep
$87pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
9 Aug - 14 Aug
$93pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

Direct flights to Queenstown from Auckland

Save time with Auckland to Queenstown direct flight deals
10 Aug - 14 Aug
$83pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
14 Sep - 19 Sep
$87pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
9 Aug - 14 Aug
$93pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Jetstar
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

Last-minute flights from Auckland to Queenstown

Late deals on return flights to Queenstown from Auckland, departing today and this week
28 Jun - 2 Jul
$177pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
24 Jun - 3 Jul
$252pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
26 Jun - 2 Jul
$264pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Jetstar
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

One-way flights to Queenstown from Auckland

The cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to Queenstown
11:25 - 16:20
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
4h 55m
AKL - ZQN
Multiple Airlines
$149
Kiwi.com
04:20 - 06:15
Jetstar
Direct
1h 55m
AKL - ZQN
Jetstar
16:00 - 16:20
Air New Zealand
1 stop
24h 20m
AKL - ZQN
Air New Zealand
$161
Jetabroad

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Auckland to Queenstown

Can I find flights from Auckland to Queenstown for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to Queenstown for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $83, but on average you can expect to pay $101.

Are there direct flights from Auckland to Queenstown for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Auckland to Queenstown under $100. A good price for a direct flight from Auckland to Queenstown is less than $105.

Are there last-minute flights available from Auckland to Queenstown for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Auckland to Queenstown within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are direct flights available from Auckland to Queenstown?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Wednesday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Auckland Intl to Queenstown Intl have been viewed 16,881 times in the past calendar month.

How long does the flight from Auckland to Queenstown take?

Travellers can expect a direct flight to take approximately 2 hours, flying a distance of about 640 kilometres.

How many flights depart from Auckland to Queenstown on average per day?

Per day, 8 flights depart from Auckland Intl to Queenstown Intl on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 25% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Midday) - 38% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 38% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Auckland or Queenstown?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Auckland is typically less than Queenstown. We can gather that this will continue over the next 8 days.

Alternative routes for Auckland to Queenstown

Destination information for Queenstown

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Auckland to Queenstown
Flight duration
1h 50m

Airports servicing Auckland

Airports servicing Queenstown

Hourly flight availability from Auckland to Queenstown

Morning 6 AM to midday 75% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 24% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Auckland to Queenstown
Sunday
34 daily flights
Monday
40 daily flights
Tuesday
31 daily flights
Wednesday
27 daily flights
Thursday
30 daily flights
Friday
29 daily flights
Saturday
37 daily flights