Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 55 days in advance to save up to 94% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 55 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Wellington to South Island 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $201, or $260 for flights within the next 24 hours.
Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, April can be a great choice for travel to South Island. Flights to South Island from Wellington in April are about $181 on average during April, but can be found for as low as $92.
Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Wellington to South Island as you normally would.
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.
Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air New Zealand, Jetstar, and Sounds Air flying from Wellington to South Island have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.
Yes, there are multiple flights from Wellington to South Island for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $76, but on average you can expect to pay $111.
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 $118.
There are currently 20+ open flights from Wellington to South Island within the next 7 days for less than $100.
You can find direct flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Saturday.
Flights from Wellington to South Island have been viewed 3,994 times in the past calendar month.
On average 16 flights depart from Wellington to South Island per day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 25% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 38% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 38% of flight departures
Airlines like Jetstar, Air New Zealand, and Sounds Air fly from Wellington to South Island in about 30m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. Airlines will cover a distance of 306 km. Generally, flights for this route are direct.
The cheapest airline one-way is Jetstar, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $44. However, be on the lookout for offers from Air New Zealand and Sounds Air, as they are both options that can get you from Wellington to South Island for a low price.
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