AKL - WLG
$115 - $280
12 - 21 °C
16 - 50 mm
High demand for flights, 42% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop
From Auckland to Wellington
One-way flight from Auckland to Wellington
Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Wellington. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.
To save on the cost of your flight from Auckland to Wellington, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 83% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $172 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $236.
Flights from Auckland to Wellington lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Auckland to Wellington in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at $92.
When flying from Auckland to Wellington, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 20% versus a flight in the evening.
Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to Wellington for under $142. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $94, but on average you can expect to pay $118.
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.
Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Auckland to Wellington under $142. A good price for a direct flight from Auckland to Wellington is less than $111.
There are currently 18+ open flights from Auckland to Wellington within the next 7 days for less than $142.
You can find direct flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday.
Flights from Auckland Intl to Wellington have been viewed 16,762 times in the past calendar month.
Per day, 19 flights depart from Auckland Intl to Wellington on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 79% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 21% of flight departures
Expected rainfall in Auckland is less than in Wellington. You can expect this to be the case over the next 7 days.
Expect the weather to be around 24 °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 Wellington is generally colder than in Auckland.
The spectacular scenery and small-town feel of the capital reel in almost 1.5 million New Zealanders every year. It’s also home to hilly Victorian neighbourhoods and iconic cable cars, along with a breezy waterfront and peninsula lighthouses.
Not long – just 1 hour 5 minutes direct.
Air New Zealand and Jetstar offer direct Auckland to Wellington flights. You could also travel with Qantas Airways, but the flight is indirect.
There are over 16 direct flights a day, so they depart almost every hour.
All flights from Auckland to Wellington take off from Auckland Airport and land in Wellington International Airport.
It’s usually cheapest to hop on Auckland to Wellington flights that jet off in the early morning. National Geographic Traveller recently named Wellington as a city to watch. That’s easy to do – Wellington is extremely easy on the eye, plus cheap flights from Auckland to Wellington are easy to come by. A walkable centre of galleries, craft beer hangouts and trendy coffee shops hugs the harbour. And it’s all watched over by hilly suburbs stacked with colourful Victorian houses. With its compact layout and easy-going nature, you’ll soon forget that you’re exploring a capital city. Fancy a bird’s eye view? Hop aboard the scarlet cable car to Wellington Botanic Gardens or scale Mt Victoria Lookout. Use our smart search engine to find a choice of cheap flights from Auckland to Wellington.
For as low as $94, Jetstar can have you in Wellington from Auckland in 1h 05m. Airlines will cover a distance of 481 km. Generally, flights for this route are direct.
Flying on Jetstar is currently your cheapest option to Wellington, with prices starting at $94. Another option worth looking into is Air New Zealand, starting at $97 return. Jetstar is priced at 42% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.
To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Jetstar, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $49. Jetstar is not the only option available. At the moment, Air New Zealand is another option, for $144.
|Morning 6 AM to midday||40% of flight departures|
|Afternoon Midday to 6 PM||36% of flight departures|
|Evening 6 PM to midnight||20% of flight departures|
|Early morning Midnight to 6 AM||4% of flight departures|