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Cheap flights from Nelson to Rarotonga from $462

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 25/10. 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 — RAR
28 Jun — 5 Jul1
1 adult
Fri 28/6
Fri 5/7

Cheap flight deals from Nelson to Rarotonga

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Nelson (NSN) to Rarotonga (RAR). 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 23 June 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

November

Round-trip from

$710

One-way from

$462
High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
From Nelson to Rarotonga
One-way flight from Nelson to Rarotonga

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

Users have found that leaving on a Saturday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 50% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Our data shows that November tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Rarotonga from Nelson. Users have commonly found prices around $1,148 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $964. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Nelson to Rarotonga is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 14% on airfare.

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Nelson to Rarotonga

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air New Zealand for the route between Nelson and Rarotonga. 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 126,211 searches. Data last updated 23 June 2024.
Sun 4/819:55NSN - RAR
2 stops16h 45mAir New Zealand
Sat 24/816:00RAR - NSN
2 stops19h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,053
Sun 4/814:25NSN - RAR
1 stop22h 15mAir New Zealand
Sat 24/816:00RAR - NSN
2 stops17h 40mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,054
Tue 6/817:45NSN - RAR
1 stop18h 55mAir New Zealand
Sun 25/816:00RAR - NSN
1 stop26h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,298
Sun 4/807:40NSN - RAR
2 stops29h 00mAir New Zealand
Sun 25/816:00RAR - NSN
1 stop26h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,314
Sat 3/817:45NSN - RAR
1 stop18h 55mAir New Zealand
Sun 25/816:00RAR - NSN
1 stop26h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,363
Tue 6/817:45NSN - RAR
1 stop18h 55mAir New Zealand
Sat 24/816:00RAR - NSN
1 stop18h 10mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,386
Sat 3/817:45NSN - RAR
1 stop18h 55mAir New Zealand
Sat 24/816:00RAR - NSN
1 stop18h 10mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,453
Tue 6/817:45NSN - RAR
1 stop18h 55mAir New Zealand
Mon 26/816:00RAR - NSN
1 stop18h 10mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,571
Sun 4/807:40NSN - RAR
2 stops29h 00mAir New Zealand
Mon 26/816:00RAR - NSN
1 stop18h 10mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,587

Nelson to Rarotonga 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Nelson and Rarotonga in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 126,211 searches. Data last updated 23 June 2024.
Sun 4/819:55NSN - RAR
2 stops16h 45mAir New Zealand
Sat 24/816:00RAR - NSN
2 stops19h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,053
Sun 4/814:25NSN - RAR
1 stop22h 15mAir New Zealand
Sat 24/816:00RAR - NSN
2 stops17h 40mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,054
Tue 6/817:45NSN - RAR
1 stop18h 55mAir New Zealand
Sun 25/816:00RAR - NSN
1 stop26h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,298
Sun 4/807:40NSN - RAR
2 stops29h 00mAir New Zealand
Sun 25/816:00RAR - NSN
1 stop26h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,314
Tue 6/818:20NSN - RAR
2 stops18h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sun 25/816:00RAR - NSN
1 stop26h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/6$2,321
Sat 3/817:45NSN - RAR
1 stop18h 55mAir New Zealand
Sun 25/816:00RAR - NSN
1 stop26h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,363
Tue 6/817:45NSN - RAR
1 stop18h 55mAir New Zealand
Sat 24/816:00RAR - NSN
1 stop18h 10mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,386
Tue 6/818:20NSN - RAR
2 stops18h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 24/816:00RAR - NSN
1 stop18h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/6$2,410
Sat 3/817:45NSN - RAR
1 stop18h 55mAir New Zealand
Sat 24/816:00RAR - NSN
1 stop18h 10mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$2,453

One-way flights to Rarotonga from Nelson

Search for one-way flight options from Nelson to Rarotonga. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 126,211 searches. Data last updated 23 June 2024.
Fri 25/1018:40NSN - RAR
1 stop18h 00mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$462
Fri 25/1019:55NSN - RAR
2 stops24h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$492
Fri 25/1017:35NSN - RAR
3 stops54h 30mAir New Zealand
Deal found 22/6$634

Find flights from Nelson to Rarotonga within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Nelson to Rarotonga 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 126,211 searches. Data last updated 23 June 2024.

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NelsonRarotonga

NSN - RAR

NSNRAR

Nelson

Sun 4/8

2 stops16h 45m

Rarotonga

Sat 24/8

2 stops19h 50m

$2,053

NelsonRarotonga

NSN - RAR

NSNRAR

Nelson

Sun 4/8

1 stop22h 15m

Rarotonga

Sat 24/8

2 stops17h 40m

$2,054

NelsonRarotonga

NSN - RAR

NSNRAR

Nelson

Tue 6/8

1 stop18h 55m

Rarotonga

Sun 25/8

1 stop26h 50m

$2,298

NelsonRarotonga

NSN - RAR

NSNRAR

Nelson

Sun 4/8

2 stops29h 00m

Rarotonga

Sun 25/8

1 stop26h 50m

$2,314

NelsonRarotonga

NSN - RAR

NSNRAR

Nelson

Tue 6/8

2 stops18h 20m

Rarotonga

Sun 25/8

1 stop26h 50m

$2,321

NelsonRarotonga

NSN - RAR

NSNRAR

Nelson

Sat 3/8

1 stop18h 55m

Rarotonga

Sun 25/8

1 stop26h 50m

$2,363

NelsonRarotonga

NSN - RAR

NSNRAR

Nelson

Tue 6/8

2 stops18h 20m

Rarotonga

Sat 24/8

1 stop18h 10m

$2,410

NelsonRarotonga

NSN - RAR

NSNRAR

Nelson

Tue 6/8

2 stops18h 20m

Rarotonga

Mon 26/8

1 stop18h 10m

$2,594

NelsonRarotonga

NSN - RAR

NSNRAR

Nelson

Tue 6/8

2 stops18h 20m

Rarotonga

Thu 22/8

1 stop28h 00m

$2,620

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Deals found on 22/6

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

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Nelson to Rarotonga. Price data was last updated on 16 June 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Nelson to Rarotonga flight should consider departing on Sunday 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 Rarotonga

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Temperature and rainfall in Rarotonga by month

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

RAR

Temperature

22 - 26 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Rarotonga, 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 26.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of July, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 22.0 C).

Reviews of airlines servicing Rarotonga

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Rarotonga. 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 Rarotonga. Reviews last updated 23 June 2024.
8.2
Very Good
585 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Boarding

8.4

Food

7.6

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?

8.2
Very Good
585 reviews
8.2
Very Good
585 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Boarding

8.4

Food

7.6

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 Rarotonga for under $2,100 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Nelson to Rarotonga for under $2,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $2,053, but on average you can expect to pay $2,468.

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

    Our cheapest airline available from Nelson to Rarotonga is Air New Zealand. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $2,053 on this airline.

  • What does NSN to RAR mean?

    NSN stands for Nelson Airport, while RAR stands for Rarotonga 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 Rarotonga that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Nelson to Rarotonga 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 Rarotonga with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Nelson to Rarotonga 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 Rarotonga that include hotel bookings?

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

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

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

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Nelson to Rarotonga 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 Rarotonga that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Nelson to Rarotonga 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 Rarotonga?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Nelson to Rarotonga 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 Rarotonga flight deals updated?

    The Nelson to Rarotonga flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 22/6.

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

    Currently, November is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Nelson to Rarotonga (average of $434). Flying from Nelson to Rarotonga in August is currently the most expensive (average of $533). 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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