To save on the cost of your flight from Wellington to South Island, book at least 60 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 127% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $250 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $337.
Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to South Island from Wellington. Users have commonly found prices around $189 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $88. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.
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 $140. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $101, but on average you can expect to pay $149.
Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Wellington to South Island under $140. A good price for a direct flight from Wellington to South Island is less than $150.
There are currently 20+ open flights from Wellington to South Island within the next 7 days for less than $140.
Expect the weather to be around 21 °C on average in February. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in South Island is generally colder than in Wellington.
When booking a flight from Wellington to South Island, you may want to consider flying on Jetstar, Air New Zealand or Sounds Air as they are the most popular for this route.
The most popular flight routes from Wellington to South Island are Wellington - Queenstown Intl, Wellington - Christchurch and Wellington - Dunedin.
The cheapest flight price from Wellington to South Island is $33. On average you can expect to pay $120. The most popular route, (Wellington - Queenstown Intl), can usually be booked for $152.
Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Wellington to South Island on time: Fiji Airways(94%), Jetstar(94%), Qantas Airways(93%.)
Departing from Wellington to South Island will take you 30m. All flights are typically direct.
Currently priced at $102, Air New Zealand will fly you from Wellington to South Island and back. In addition to Air New Zealand, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Jetstar and Sounds Air - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $110 and $148, respectively.
To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Jetstar, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $55. Air New Zealand flights start at $62 while deals on Originair start at $93 one-way.
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