Cheap flights from Auckland to South Island

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 60 days in advance, which can save you up to 127% on flights from Auckland to South Island compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 60 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 $266. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $359.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to South Island from Auckland. Users have commonly found prices around $201 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $94. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to South Island (AKL - EDG)?

When flying from Auckland to South Island, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

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

The best prices found for AKL to South Island flights in January, February
22 Feb - 1 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 25m
CHC

Christchurch

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$72

Jetstar

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Deal found 24/1/22

9 Feb - 14 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 25m
CHC

Christchurch

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$79

Jetstar

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Deal found 25/1/22

23 Feb - 1 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 25m
CHC

Christchurch

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$81

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

Auckland to South Island 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Island from Auckland found for this year
22 Feb - 1 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 25m
CHC

Christchurch

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$72

Jetstar

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Deal found 24/1/22

4 Mar - 6 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 25m
CHC

Christchurch

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$73

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

4 Mar - 6 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 25m
CHC

Christchurch

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$75

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

Direct flights to South Island from Auckland

Save time with Auckland to South Island direct flight deals
22 Feb - 26 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 25m
CHC

Christchurch

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$58

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 24/1/22

22 Feb - 1 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 25m
CHC

Christchurch

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$72

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 24/1/22

4 Mar - 6 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 25m
CHC

Christchurch

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$73

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

Last-minute flights from Auckland to South Island

Late deals on return flights to South Island from Auckland, departing today and this week
5 Feb - 7 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 25m
CHC

Christchurch

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$85

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

5 Feb - 9 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 25m
CHC

Christchurch

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$87

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 24/1/22

5 Feb - 7 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 25m
CHC

Christchurch

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$93

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 24/1/22

One-way flights to South Island from Auckland

The cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to South Island
23 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 25m
$34

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

17 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 25m
$40

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

23 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 25m
$42

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

For a flight from Auckland to South Island, you will be flying from Auckland Intl. Auckland Intl (AKL) is just 17.9 km from the centre of the city.

Which airlines flying from Auckland Intl to South Island have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Jetstar and Air New Zealand are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to South Island for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $72, but on average you can expect to pay $114.

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

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Auckland to South Island for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Auckland to South Island within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are direct flights available from Auckland to South Island?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Auckland to South Island flight route?

Within the past month, 18,397 users have taken a look at flights from Auckland Intl to South Island.

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

On average, you can expect to see 38 flights from Auckland to South Island a day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 39% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 34% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 26% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Auckland to South Island?

Airlines like Jetstar and Air New Zealand fly from Auckland to South Island in about 1h 25m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. The distance between Auckland and South Island is about 748 km. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the most popular routes from Auckland to South Island?

When deciding which route to take from Auckland to South Island, consider Auckland Intl - Christchurch, Auckland Intl - Queenstown Intl or Auckland Intl - Nelson, as they are the most popular.

What are the most reliable airlines from Auckland to South Island?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Auckland to South Island consider choosing Asiana Airlines(100%), Alaska Airlines(100%) or ANA(100%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Auckland to South Island?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Auckland to South Island? While on average our users pay $155, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $37. The most popular route (Auckland Intl - Christchurch), is priced around $75.

Alternative routes for Auckland to South Island

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

Destination points for flights from Auckland to South Island

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Top 2 airlines flying from Auckland to South Island

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Auckland to South Island choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$98
Average$227
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$101
Average$296
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Auckland to South Island

See what time of day planes typically take off from Auckland to South Island
4%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
46%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
44%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
6%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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