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Cheap flights from Queenstown to Wellington from $39

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 17/5. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
ZQN — WLG
25 Apr — 2 May1
1 adult
Thu 25/4
Thu 2/5

The best prices from Queenstown Intl to Wellington are usually found in June or May, booked 63 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Wednesday and return on a Sunday

Cheap flight deals from Queenstown to Wellington

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Queenstown (ZQN) to Wellington (WLG). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 20 April 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

June

Average price

$374

Round-trip from

$156
High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in April 2024
From Queenstown Intl to Wellington

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

Monday 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 38 days early can save you up to 20% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 38 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Queenstown to Wellington for as little as $170 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 $520 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

June is one of the best times of the year to fly to Wellington from Queenstown. Prices for June average $288 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $104. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a June flight can save you 35% on your journey compared to booking in July

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 35% on flights from Queenstown to Wellington by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cheap Jetstar flights from Queenstown to Wellington

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Jetstar for the route between Queenstown and Wellington. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,416 searches. Data last updated 20 April 2024.
Fri 17/510:25ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 15mJetstar
Sun 19/508:25WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 19/4$80
Fri 17/510:45ZQN - WLG
2 stops20h 50mJetstar
Sun 19/508:15WLG - ZQN
2 stops8h 00mJetstar
Deal found 19/4$1,257

Cheap Queenstown to Wellington flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Queenstown to Wellington specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,416 searches. Prices were last updated on 20 April 2024.
Fri 17/510:25ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 15mJetstar
Sun 19/508:25WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 19/4$80
Fri 17/510:25ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 15mJetstar
Sun 19/508:25WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 17/4$110
Fri 17/507:20ZQN - WLG
1 stop14h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sun 19/508:25WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$228
Fri 17/510:25ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 15mMultiple Airlines
Sun 19/512:35WLG - ZQN
1 stop8h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/4$250
Sat 18/516:05ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Sat 25/513:55WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mAir New Zealand
Deal found 18/4$260
Sat 18/513:35ZQN - WLG
1 stop7h 00mAir New Zealand
Sat 25/513:55WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mAir New Zealand
Deal found 18/4$314
Sat 18/513:35ZQN - WLG
1 stop7h 00mAir New Zealand
Sat 25/507:00WLG - ZQN
1 stop8h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 18/4$353
Fri 17/507:20ZQN - WLG
1 stop14h 10mAir New Zealand
Sun 19/512:35WLG - ZQN
1 stop8h 00mAir New Zealand
Deal found 17/4$387
Fri 17/507:20ZQN - WLG
1 stop6h 45mAir New Zealand
Sun 19/508:00WLG - ZQN
1 stop7h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 19/4$403

Queenstown to Wellington 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Queenstown and Wellington in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,416 searches. Data last updated 20 April 2024.
Fri 17/510:25ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 15mJetstar
Sun 19/508:25WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 19/4$80
Fri 17/510:25ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 15mJetstar
Sun 19/508:25WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 17/4$110
Fri 17/507:20ZQN - WLG
1 stop14h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sun 19/508:25WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$228
Fri 17/510:25ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 15mMultiple Airlines
Sun 19/512:35WLG - ZQN
1 stop8h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/4$250
Sat 18/516:05ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Sat 25/513:55WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mAir New Zealand
Deal found 18/4$260
Sat 18/513:35ZQN - WLG
1 stop7h 00mAir New Zealand
Sat 25/513:55WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mAir New Zealand
Deal found 18/4$314
Sat 18/513:35ZQN - WLG
1 stop7h 00mAir New Zealand
Sat 25/507:00WLG - ZQN
1 stop8h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 18/4$353
Fri 17/507:20ZQN - WLG
1 stop14h 10mAir New Zealand
Sun 19/512:35WLG - ZQN
1 stop8h 00mAir New Zealand
Deal found 17/4$387
Fri 17/507:20ZQN - WLG
1 stop6h 45mAir New Zealand
Sun 19/508:00WLG - ZQN
1 stop7h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 19/4$403

Direct flights to Wellington from Queenstown

Discover direct flight options from Queenstown to Wellington. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,416 searches. Data last updated 20 April 2024.
Fri 17/510:25ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 15mJetstar
Sun 19/508:25WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 19/4$80
Fri 17/510:25ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 15mJetstar
Sun 19/508:25WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 17/4$110
Sat 18/516:05ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Sat 25/513:55WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mAir New Zealand
Deal found 18/4$260

One-way flights to Wellington from Queenstown

Search for one-way flight options from Queenstown to Wellington. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,416 searches. Data last updated 20 April 2024.
Fri 17/510:25ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 15mJetstar
Deal found 18/4$39
Wed 22/510:25ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 15mJetstar
Deal found 18/4$49
Wed 1/510:25ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 15mJetstar
Deal found 18/4$149
Wed 22/512:45ZQN - WLG
1 stop7h 40mAir New Zealand
Deal found 18/4$151
Fri 17/507:20ZQN - WLG
1 stop7h 40mAir New Zealand
Deal found 18/4$175
Wed 1/507:00ZQN - WLG
1 stop13h 25mAir New Zealand
Deal found 18/4$207
Fri 17/516:50ZQN - WLG
2 stops38h 45mJetstar
Deal found 18/4$211
Wed 22/507:00ZQN - WLG
2 stops13h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$299
Wed 1/507:00ZQN - WLG
2 stops24h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$353

Find flights from Queenstown to Wellington within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Queenstown to Wellington that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,416 searches. Data last updated 20 April 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$80 - $1,257

Route

Departure

Return

Price

Queenstown IntlWellington

ZQN - WLG

ZQNWLG

Queenstown Intl

Fri 17/5

Nonstop1h 15m

Wellington

Sun 19/5

Nonstop1h 25m

$80

Queenstown IntlWellington

ZQN - WLG

ZQNWLG

Queenstown Intl

Fri 17/5

Nonstop1h 15m

Wellington

Sun 19/5

1 stop8h 00m

$250

Queenstown IntlWellington

ZQN - WLG

ZQNWLG

Queenstown Intl

Fri 17/5

1 stop6h 45m

Wellington

Sun 19/5

1 stop7h 45m

$403

Queenstown IntlWellington

ZQN - WLG

ZQNWLG

Queenstown Intl

Fri 17/5

2 stops18h 15m

Wellington

Sun 19/5

1 stop7h 30m

$690

Queenstown IntlWellington

ZQN - WLG

ZQNWLG

Queenstown Intl

Fri 17/5

2 stops20h 50m

Wellington

Sun 19/5

2 stops8h 00m

$1,257

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 19/4

When is the best time to book a flight from Queenstown to Wellington?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Queenstown to Wellington. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
Booking 62 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Queenstown to Wellington. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Queenstown to Wellington?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Queenstown to Wellington. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Queenstown to Wellington flight should consider departing on Wednesday at midday when fares are most often at their lowest. Saturday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Wellington by month

Plan your trip from Queenstown to Wellington by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Queenstown to Wellington is currently $182 while a return flight costs $536. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.

Currently, October is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Queenstown to Wellington (average of $92). Flying from Queenstown to Wellington in May is currently the most expensive (average of $118). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$177

February

$180

March

$189

April

$187

May

$200

June

$160

July

$192

August

$165

September

$185

October

$156

November

$197

December

$197

Temperature and rainfall in Wellington by month

Plan your trip to Wellington by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

WLG

Temperature

9 - 17 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Wellington

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Wellington. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Wellington. Reviews last updated 20 April 2024.
8.3
Very Good
662 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Crew

8.8

Overall

8.3

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

8.3
Very Good
662 reviews
8.3
Very Good
662 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Crew

8.8

Overall

8.3

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

6.9
Okay
680 reviews
8.3
Very Good
662 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Crew

8.8

Overall

8.3

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Queenstown to Wellington. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • 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 5 daily flights to Wellington from 2 different airlines. 1h 15m is how long a flight from Queenstown to Wellington will take if you book a nonstop flight.

  • Can I find flights from Queenstown to Wellington for under $100 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Queenstown to Wellington for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $80, but on average you can expect to pay $535.

  • Are there direct flights from Queenstown to Wellington for under $100 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from Queenstown to Wellington under $100. A good price for a direct flight from Queenstown to Wellington is less than $149.

  • How popular is this Queenstown to Wellington flight route?

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

    Cheapflights users have booked flights from Queenstown to Wellington round-trip from $80. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Air New Zealand. Jetstar is priced at 72% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Queenstown to Wellington?

    The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Queenstown to Wellington are Etihad Airways (87%), Air New Zealand (87%) and Qantas Airways (75%).

  • What are the cheapest flights from Queenstown to Wellington?

    Looking for the cheapest flight from Queenstown to Wellington? While on average our users pay $304, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $43. The most popular route (Queenstown Intl - Wellington), is priced around $105.

  • What does ZQN to WLG mean?

    ZQN and WLG are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. ZQN to WLG refers to a flight route from Queenstown Intl Airport to Wellington Airport.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Queenstown to Wellington that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Queenstown to Wellington flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Queenstown to Wellington with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Queenstown to Wellington flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Queenstown to Wellington that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Queenstown to Wellington flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Queenstown to Wellington?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Queenstown to Wellington.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Queenstown to Wellington?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Queenstown to Wellington by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Queenstown to Wellington that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Queenstown to Wellington offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Queenstown to Wellington?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Queenstown to Wellington flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Queenstown to Wellington flight deals updated?

    The Queenstown to Wellington flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 19/4.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Queenstown to Wellington

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JetstarCheapest$57Average$201FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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Air New ZealandCheapest$104Average$323FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
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Hourly flight availability from Queenstown to Wellington

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Weekly flight availability from Queenstown to Wellington

Explore weekly flight availability from Queenstown to Wellington. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated 20 April 2024.
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