Cheap flights from South Island to Rotorua

How far in advance should I book a flight from South Island to Rotorua?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 51 days in advance, which can save you up to 79% on flights from South Island to Rotorua compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 51 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $390. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $454.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Island to Rotorua?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Rotorua from South Island. Prices for August average $282 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $119. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a August flight can save you 44% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Island to Rotorua (EDG - ROT)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from South Island to Rotorua as you normally would.

Cheap flights from South Island to Rotorua in January, February 2022

The best prices found for South Island to ROT flights in January, February
31 Jan - 2 Feb
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

9h 15m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 55m
$251

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 22/1/22

31 Jan - 2 Feb
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

3h 20m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

3h 30m
$295

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 22/1/22

29 Jan - 31 Jan
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

17h 45m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

11h 30m
$299

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 22/1/22

South Island to Rotorua 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rotorua from South Island found for this year
31 Jan - 2 Feb
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

9h 15m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 55m
$251

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 22/1/22

31 Jan - 2 Feb
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

3h 20m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

3h 30m
$295

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 22/1/22

29 Jan - 31 Jan
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

17h 45m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

11h 30m
$299

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 22/1/22

Direct flights to Rotorua from South Island

Save time with South Island to Rotorua direct flight deals
5 Feb - 8 Feb
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

Nonstop

1h 45m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 55m
$364

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 21/1/22

Last-minute flights from South Island to Rotorua

Late deals on return flights to Rotorua from South Island, departing today and this week
31 Jan - 2 Feb
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

9h 15m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 55m
$251

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 22/1/22

31 Jan - 2 Feb
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

3h 20m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

3h 30m
$295

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 22/1/22

29 Jan - 31 Jan
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

17h 45m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

11h 30m
$299

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 22/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about South Island to Rotorua flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Rotorua from South Island?

Located just 7.1 km from the city centre, Rotorua (ROT) is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Rotorua from South Island.

Which airlines flying from South Island to Rotorua have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air New Zealand flying from South Island to Rotorua have implemented new flexible change policies.

Can I find flights from South Island to Rotorua for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Island to Rotorua for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $311, but on average you can expect to pay $351.

Are there direct flights from South Island to Rotorua for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 1 direct flight from South Island to Rotorua under $400. A good price for a direct flight from South Island to Rotorua is less than $364.

Are there last-minute flights available from South Island to Rotorua for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from South Island to Rotorua within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this South Island to Rotorua flight route?

The South Island to Rotorua flight path was viewed by 889 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest flights from South Island to Rotorua?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $54. While the most popular route (Christchurch - Rotorua) can be booked for $301 on average our data indicates $54 when flying from South Island to Rotorua.

Alternative routes for South Island to Rotorua

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top airline flying from South Island to Rotorua

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Island to Rotorua choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$162
Average$424
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from South Island to Rotorua

See what time of day planes typically take off from South Island to Rotorua
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48%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
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