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Cheap flights from Wellington to South Island from $48

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 8/5. 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.
WLG — CHC
14 Apr — 21 Apr1
1 adult
Sun 14/4
Sun 21/4

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Wellington to South Island, book at least 51 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 86% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $202 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $304.

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

October is one of the best times of the year to fly to South Island from Wellington. Prices for October average $217 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $78. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of April. Opting for a October flight can save you 27% on your journey compared to booking in April

When is the cheapest time to fly from Wellington to South Island (WLG - EDG)?

When flying from Wellington 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 Jetstar flights from Wellington to South Island

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Jetstar for the route between Wellington and South Island. 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 122,034 searches. Data last updated 10 April 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced Jetstar flights heading from Wellington to South Island. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
Tue 7/519:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Tue 14/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$106
Fri 10/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sun 12/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$114
Tue 21/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sun 26/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$117
Fri 24/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sat 25/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$126
Fri 26/419:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Wed 1/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$134
Mon 27/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Mon 27/518:10CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$139
Fri 26/419:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Tue 30/406:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$140
Tue 23/408:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Mon 29/406:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$142
Sat 25/511:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sun 26/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$144

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Wellington to South Island

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air New Zealand for the route between Wellington and South Island. 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 122,034 searches. Data last updated 10 April 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on Air New Zealand flights travelling from Wellington to South Island. Ensure the flight price, dates, time, and airline match your criteria before you book.
Thu 30/506:35WLG - DUD
1 stop6h 30mAir New Zealand
Tue 4/610:15DUD - WLG
1 stop6h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 8/4$266
Thu 30/515:05WLG - DUD
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Tue 4/610:15DUD - WLG
1 stop6h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 8/4$268
Wed 29/508:35WLG - BHE
Nonstop0h 30mAir New Zealand
Sat 1/609:55BHE - WLG
Nonstop0h 30mAir New Zealand
Deal found 8/4$273
Wed 29/519:35WLG - BHE
Nonstop0h 30mAir New Zealand
Sat 1/607:30BHE - WLG
Nonstop0h 30mAir New Zealand
Deal found 7/4$284
Thu 30/515:05WLG - DUD
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Tue 4/606:25DUD - WLG
Nonstop1h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 8/4$291
Mon 6/518:05WLG - NSN
1 stop13h 35mAir New Zealand
Mon 13/518:20NSN - WLG
Nonstop0h 40mAir New Zealand
Deal found 8/4$312
Thu 25/419:45WLG - DUD
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Sun 28/410:45DUD - WLG
Nonstop1h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 7/4$364
Thu 25/414:00WLG - DUD
1 stop6h 35mAir New Zealand
Sun 28/410:45DUD - WLG
Nonstop1h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 7/4$368
Mon 27/509:10WLG - CHC
2 stops7h 15mAir New Zealand
Mon 27/519:35CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 9/4$395

Cheap Wellington to South Island flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Wellington to South Island specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 122,034 searches. Prices were last updated on 10 April 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Wellington to South Island in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Tue 7/519:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Tue 14/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$106
Sat 18/511:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sun 19/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 8/4$107
Fri 10/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sun 12/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$114
Tue 21/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sun 26/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$117
Fri 17/519:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sun 19/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 8/4$122
Fri 24/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sat 25/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$126
Fri 26/419:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Wed 1/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$134
Fri 17/519:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Mon 20/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 8/4$136
Mon 27/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Mon 27/518:10CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$139

Wellington to South Island 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Wellington and South Island in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 122,034 searches. Data last updated 10 April 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Wellington to South Island in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Tue 7/519:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Tue 14/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$106
Fri 10/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sun 12/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$114
Tue 21/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sun 26/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$117
Fri 24/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sat 25/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$126
Fri 26/419:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Wed 1/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$134
Mon 27/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Mon 27/518:10CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$139
Fri 26/419:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Tue 30/406:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$140
Tue 23/408:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Mon 29/406:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$142
Sat 25/511:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sun 26/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$144

Direct flights to South Island from Wellington

Discover direct flight options from Wellington to South Island. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 122,034 searches. Data last updated 10 April 2024.
To help reduce your travel time, choose from one of these non-stop flights from Wellington to South Island. Search for alternative flights from Wellington to South Island by utilizing the search form above.
Tue 21/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Wed 29/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$91
Tue 21/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sat 25/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$93
Tue 7/519:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Tue 14/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$106
Thu 23/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Mon 27/518:10CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$109
Fri 10/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sun 12/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$114
Tue 21/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sun 26/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$117
Fri 24/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Sat 25/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$126
Fri 26/419:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Wed 1/506:45CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$134
Mon 27/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Mon 27/518:10CHC - WLG
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$139

One-way flights to South Island from Wellington

Search for one-way flight options from Wellington to South Island. 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 122,034 searches. Data last updated 10 April 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from Wellington to South Island, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. Those seeking round-trip flights from Wellington to South Island should utilize the search form at the top of the page.
Wed 8/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 8/4$48
Fri 14/608:25WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$53
Fri 7/608:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 8/4$58
Fri 26/408:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 8/4$59
Sun 12/508:15WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 8/4$61
Tue 23/419:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 8/4$68
Sat 3/812:00WLG - NSN
Nonstop0h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 9/4$74
Thu 25/419:40WLG - CHC
Nonstop0h 50mJetstar
Deal found 8/4$78
Fri 10/508:25WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 9/4$78

Find flights from Wellington to South Island within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Wellington to South Island 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 122,034 searches. Data last updated 10 April 2024.

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WellingtonChristchurch

WLG - CHC

WLGCHC

Wellington

Tue 7/5

Nonstop0h 50m

Christchurch

Tue 14/5

Nonstop0h 50m

$106

WellingtonChristchurch

WLG - CHC

WLGCHC

Wellington

Fri 10/5

Nonstop0h 50m

Christchurch

Sun 12/5

Nonstop0h 50m

$114

WellingtonChristchurch

WLG - CHC

WLGCHC

Wellington

Tue 21/5

Nonstop0h 50m

Christchurch

Sun 26/5

Nonstop0h 50m

$117

WellingtonChristchurch

WLG - CHC

WLGCHC

Wellington

Fri 24/5

Nonstop0h 50m

Christchurch

Sat 25/5

Nonstop0h 50m

$126

WellingtonChristchurch

WLG - CHC

WLGCHC

Wellington

Fri 26/4

Nonstop0h 50m

Christchurch

Wed 1/5

Nonstop0h 50m

$134

WellingtonChristchurch

WLG - CHC

WLGCHC

Wellington

Sat 25/5

Nonstop0h 50m

Christchurch

Sat 25/5

Nonstop1h 00m

$216

WellingtonNelson

WLG - NSN

WLGNSN

Wellington

Mon 6/5

Nonstop0h 45m

Nelson

Mon 13/5

Nonstop0h 45m

$246

WellingtonDunedin

WLG - DUD

WLGDUD

Wellington

Thu 30/5

1 stop6h 30m

Dunedin

Tue 4/6

1 stop6h 50m

$266

WellingtonNelson

WLG - NSN

WLGNSN

Wellington

Thu 25/4

Nonstop0h 40m

Nelson

Sun 28/4

Nonstop0h 40m

$330

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 9/4

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Reviews of airlines servicing South Island

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to South Island. 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 South Island. Reviews last updated 10 April 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with Jetstar and Air New Zealand from Wellington to South Island to help guide your decision. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.3
Very Good
672 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.6

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

8.3
Very Good
672 reviews
8.3
Very Good
672 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.6

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

6.9
Okay
696 reviews
8.3
Very Good
672 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.6

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Wellington to South Island. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airport do you fly from for flights from Wellington to South Island?

    Most people fly from Wellington (WLG) if they book a flight from Wellington to South Island. Wellington is conveniently located just 5.3 km from Wellington’s city centre.

  • Can I find flights from Wellington to South Island for under $200 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Wellington to South Island for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $106, but on average you can expect to pay $147.

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

    Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Wellington to South Island under $100. A good price for a direct flight from Wellington to South Island is less than $134.

  • How popular is this Wellington to South Island flight route?

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Wellington to South Island one-way?

    One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $48 on Jetstar. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Air New Zealand from $74 and Sounds Air from $122 one-way.

  • What are the most popular routes from Wellington to South Island?

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Wellington to South Island?

    The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Wellington to South Island are Singapore Airlines (92%), Fiji Airways (83%) and Jetstar (83%).

  • What are the cheapest flights from Wellington to South Island?

    The cheapest flight price from Wellington to South Island is $47. On average you can expect to pay $228. The most popular route, (Wellington - Queenstown Intl), can usually be booked for $126.

  • What does WLG to CHC mean?

    Wellington Airport is WLG and Christchurch Airport is CHC. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service. Queenstown Intl Airport (ZQN), Dunedin Airport (DUD), Nelson Airport (NSN), Blenheim Airport (BHE), Invercargill Airport (IVC) are some additional IATA codes for airports related to your trip.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Wellington to South Island that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring 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 Wellington to South Island with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter 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 Wellington to South Island that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Wellington to South Island flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Wellington to South Island?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to see available direct flights.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Wellington to South Island?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Wellington to South Island 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 Wellington to South Island that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines do 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 Wellington to South Island?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Wellington to South Island 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 Wellington to South Island flight deals updated?

    The Wellington to South Island flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 9/4.

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Top 5 airlines flying from Wellington to South Island

Discover the top 5 airlines that operate flights from Wellington to South Island. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 122,034 searches. Data last updated 10 April 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
JetstarCheapest$91Average$318FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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Air New ZealandCheapest$116Average$299FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
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Sounds AirCheapest$119Average$225FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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West Coast AirCheapest$131Average$223FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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OriginairCheapest$265Average$320FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Find flights from Wellington to South Island, based on your preferred cabin class, be it economy, premium economy, business, or first class.

Hourly flight availability from Wellington to South Island

Find hourly flight availability from Wellington to South Island. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 10 April 2024.
4%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
47%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
35%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
14%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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