$132 - $185
12 - 21 °C
16 - 50 mm
|Most popular in||October||High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||January||Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop|
|Average price||$152||Price for this month|
|Cheapest price||$132||From Auckland to Wellington|
Cheap, short and frequent – a flight from Auckland to Wellington is one of the easiest domestic journeys in New Zealand. That’s because you’re only hopping to the south edge of North Island.
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.
Per day, 289 flights depart from Auckland Intl to Wellington on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 4% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Midday) - 53% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 29% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 13% of flight departures
A direct flight takes up to 2 hours, covering a distance of 299 kilometres.