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Cheap flights from Nelson to Queenstown from $561

This is the cheapest return flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 26/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
NSN — ZQN
17 Jun — 24 Jun1
1 adult
Mon 17/6
Mon 24/6

Cheap flight deals from Nelson to Queenstown

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Nelson (NSN) to Queenstown (ZQN). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 12 June 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

October

Average price

$450

Round-trip from

$186
High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 50% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2024
From Nelson to Queenstown Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Nelson to Queenstown?

Flights from Nelson to Queenstown are generally found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Queenstown.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, October can be a great choice for travel to Queenstown. Flights to Queenstown from Nelson in October are about $465 on average during October, but can be found for as low as $171.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from NSN to ZQN?

It’s typically best to fly out from Nelson to Queenstown in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 37% on the flight price compared to flying at midday, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Nelson to Queenstown

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air New Zealand for the route between Nelson and Queenstown. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 132,800 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.
Wed 26/608:10NSN - ZQN
1 stop12h 25mAir New Zealand
Thu 27/616:05ZQN - NSN
1 stop21h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/6$561
Wed 26/608:10NSN - ZQN
1 stop12h 25mAir New Zealand
Thu 27/607:20ZQN - NSN
2 stops4h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/6$723

Cheap Nelson to Queenstown flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Nelson to Queenstown specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 132,800 searches. Prices were last updated on 12 June 2024.
Wed 26/608:10NSN - ZQN
1 stop12h 25mAir New Zealand
Thu 27/616:05ZQN - NSN
1 stop21h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/6$561
Wed 26/608:10NSN - ZQN
1 stop12h 25mAir New Zealand
Thu 27/607:20ZQN - NSN
2 stops4h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/6$723
Wed 26/606:30NSN - ZQN
2 stops27h 40mMultiple Airlines
Thu 27/616:50ZQN - NSN
2 stops24h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 10/6$835

Nelson to Queenstown 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Nelson and Queenstown in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 132,800 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.
Wed 26/608:10NSN - ZQN
1 stop12h 25mAir New Zealand
Thu 27/616:05ZQN - NSN
1 stop21h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/6$561
Wed 26/608:10NSN - ZQN
1 stop12h 25mAir New Zealand
Thu 27/607:20ZQN - NSN
2 stops4h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/6$723
Wed 26/606:30NSN - ZQN
2 stops27h 40mMultiple Airlines
Thu 27/616:50ZQN - NSN
2 stops24h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 10/6$835

Find flights from Nelson to Queenstown within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Nelson to Queenstown that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 132,800 searches. Data last updated 12 June 2024.

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$561 - $835

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NelsonQueenstown Intl

NSN - ZQN

NSNZQN

Nelson

Wed 26/6

1 stop12h 25m

Queenstown Intl

Thu 27/6

1 stop21h 45m

$561

NelsonQueenstown Intl

NSN - ZQN

NSNZQN

Nelson

Wed 26/6

1 stop12h 25m

Queenstown Intl

Thu 27/6

2 stops4h 05m

$723

NelsonQueenstown Intl

NSN - ZQN

NSNZQN

Nelson

Wed 26/6

2 stops27h 40m

Queenstown Intl

Thu 27/6

2 stops24h 15m

$835

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Deals found on 10/6

What is the cheapest day to fly from Nelson to Queenstown?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Nelson to Queenstown. Price data was last updated on 9 June 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Nelson to Queenstown flight should consider departing on Saturday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Nelson to Queenstown

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Temperature and rainfall in Queenstown by month

Plan your trip to Queenstown by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

ZQN

Temperature

3 - 15 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Queenstown, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 15.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of June, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 3.0 C).

Reviews of airlines servicing Queenstown

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Queenstown. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Queenstown. Reviews last updated 12 June 2024.
8.3
Very Good
595 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.6

Overall

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

8.3
Very Good
595 reviews
8.3
Very Good
595 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.6

Overall

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Nelson to Queenstown for under $600 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Nelson to Queenstown for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $561, but on average you can expect to pay $706.

  • What is the cheapest airline to fly from Nelson to Queenstown round-trip?

    Flying on Air New Zealand is currently your cheapest option to Queenstown, with prices starting at $561.

  • What does NSN to ZQN mean?

    NSN stands for Nelson Airport, while ZQN stands for Queenstown Intl Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Nelson to Queenstown that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Nelson to Queenstown flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Nelson to Queenstown with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Nelson to Queenstown flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Nelson to Queenstown that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Nelson to Queenstown flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Nelson to Queenstown?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Nelson to Queenstown.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Nelson to Queenstown?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Nelson to Queenstown by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Nelson to Queenstown that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Nelson to Queenstown offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Nelson to Queenstown?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Nelson to Queenstown flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Nelson to Queenstown flight deals updated?

    The Nelson to Queenstown flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 10/6.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Nelson to Queenstown?

    Currently, June is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Nelson to Queenstown (average of $114). Flying from Nelson to Queenstown in August is currently the most expensive (average of $207). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Air New ZealandCheapest$262Average$524FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
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