Cheap flights from Queenstown to Wellington

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The best prices from Queenstown Intl to Wellington are usually found in March or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Queenstown to Wellington

All the information you need to plan the best ZQN to WLG flight in 2022: compare Queenstown to Wellington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Wellington.

ZQN - WLG

Price

$77 - $256

WLG

Temperature

9 - 17 °C

WLG

Precipitation

70 - 130 mm

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 50% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 40% potential price drop

Average price

$140

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$117

From Queenstown Intl to Wellington

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Queenstown to Wellington?

Tuesday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Queenstown to Wellington. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Wellington.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Queenstown to Wellington at least 61 days early can save you up to 118% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Queenstown to Wellington for as little as $200 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $282 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Queenstown to Wellington?

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Wellington from Queenstown. Prices for March average $196 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $87. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a March flight can save you 99% on your journey compared to booking in March

When is the cheapest time to fly from Queenstown to Wellington (ZQN - WLG)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 26% on flights from Queenstown to Wellington by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap flights from Queenstown to Wellington in January, February 2022

The best prices found for ZQN to WLG flights in January, February
4 Feb - 6 Feb
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$133

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

6 Feb - 9 Feb
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$137

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

11 Feb - 14 Feb
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

10h 35m
$168

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

Queenstown to Wellington 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Wellington from Queenstown found for this year
4 Feb - 6 Feb
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$133

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

6 Feb - 9 Feb
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$137

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

11 Feb - 14 Feb
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

10h 35m
$168

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

Direct flights to Wellington from Queenstown

Save time with Queenstown to Wellington direct flight deals
11 Feb - 14 Feb
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$175

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

Last-minute flights from Queenstown to Wellington

Late deals on return flights to Wellington from Queenstown, departing today and this week
4 Feb - 6 Feb
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$133

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

6 Feb - 9 Feb
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$137

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

6 Feb - 9 Feb
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

14h 05m
$177

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Queenstown to Wellington flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Queenstown to Wellington?

Wellington is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Wellington from Queenstown Intl. Booking flights from Queenstown Intl (ZQN) to Wellington (WLG) should be relatively easy as there are 7 daily flights to Wellington from 2 different airlines. 1h 20m is how long a flight from Queenstown to Wellington will take if you book a nonstop flight.

Which airlines flying from Queenstown Intl to Wellington have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Queenstown Intl to Wellington have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air New Zealand and Jetstar are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air New Zealand with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Queenstown to Wellington for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Queenstown to Wellington for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $168, but on average you can expect to pay $226.

Are there direct flights from Queenstown to Wellington for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 1 direct flight from Queenstown to Wellington under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Queenstown to Wellington is less than $175.

Are there last-minute flights available from Queenstown to Wellington for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Queenstown to Wellington within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are direct flights available from Queenstown to Wellington?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Wednesday.

How popular is this Queenstown to Wellington flight route?

This flight path from Queenstown Intl to Wellington was viewed by 983 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

How many flights depart from Queenstown to Wellington on average per day?

On average 1 flight departs from Queenstown to Wellington per day.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Queenstown to Wellington?

Jetstar and Air New Zealand can get you from Queenstown to Wellington in just under 3h 45m. Your travel time can differ by up to 15h 30m. There are 644 km between Queenstown and Wellington. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Queenstown to Wellington round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Queenstown to Wellington round-trip from $248. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Air New Zealand.

What are the most reliable airlines from Queenstown to Wellington?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Queenstown to Wellington are Qantas Airways (100%), Air New Zealand (98%) and Etihad Airways (98%).

What are the cheapest flights from Queenstown to Wellington?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Queenstown to Wellington? While on average our users pay $195, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $74. The most popular route (Queenstown Intl - Wellington), is priced around $206.

Alternative routes for Queenstown to Wellington

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 2 airlines flying from Queenstown to Wellington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Queenstown to Wellington choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$77
Average$164
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$112
Average$266
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Queenstown to Wellington

See what time of day planes typically take off from Queenstown to Wellington
0%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
86%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
14%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Queenstown to Wellington

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Queenstown to Wellington
Sunday8daily flights
Monday7daily flights
Tuesday7daily flights
Wednesday9daily flights
Thursday5daily flights
Friday7daily flights
Saturday7daily flights