Cheap flights from Queenstown to Wellington

ZQN — WLG
28 Jun — 5 Jul1
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The best prices from Queenstown Intl to Wellington are usually found in March or February, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Saturday and return on a Monday

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

$95 - $235

WLG

Temperature

9 - 17 °C

WLG

Rainfall

70 - 130 mm

Popular inAugustHigh demand for flights, 40% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop
Round-trip from$151From Queenstown Intl to Wellington
One-way from$148One-way flight from Queenstown Intl to Wellington

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

Sunday 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 50 days early can save you up to 42% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 50 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Queenstown to Wellington for as little as $263 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 $311 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 $223 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $105. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August. Opting for a March flight can save you 67% on your journey compared to booking in August

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

Unlike at midday, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 41% on flights from Queenstown to Wellington by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap flights from Queenstown to Wellington in June, July 2022

The best prices found for ZQN to WLG flights in June, July
29 Jun - 1 Jul
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 15m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$311

Jetstar

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Deal found 22.6.22

27 Jun - 28 Jun
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 15m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

11h 35m
$322

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20.6.22

6 Jul - 9 Jul
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

24h 40m
$333

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 21.6.22

Queenstown to Wellington 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Wellington from Queenstown found for this year
22 Dec - 15 Jan
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$178

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 23.6.22

20 Dec - 13 Jan
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$183

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 23.6.22

24 Dec - 13 Jan
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

9h 55m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$186

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 23.6.22

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Queenstown to Wellington

28 Sep - 28 Sep
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$202

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 22.6.22

20 Dec - 14 Jan
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$212

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 23.6.22

20 Dec - 16 Jan
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$226

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 23.6.22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Queenstown to Wellington

29 Jun - 1 Jul
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 15m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$311

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 22.6.22

1 Jul - 3 Jul
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 15m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$378

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 22.6.22

29 Jun - 1 Jul
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

1 stop

10h 00m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$435

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 22.6.22

Direct flights to Wellington from Queenstown

Save time with Queenstown to Wellington direct flight deals
20 Dec - 13 Jan
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$183

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 23.6.22

28 Sep - 28 Sep
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$202

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 22.6.22

20 Dec - 15 Jan
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$205

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 23.6.22

Last-minute flights from Queenstown to Wellington

Late deals on return flights to Wellington from Queenstown, departing today and this week
29 Jun - 1 Jul
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 15m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$311

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 22.6.22

1 Jul - 3 Jul
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 15m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$378

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 22.6.22

29 Jun - 2 Jul
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 15m
WLG

Wellington

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

21h 25m
$379

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 21.6.22

One-way flights to Wellington from Queenstown

The cheapest one-way flights from Queenstown to Wellington
2 Nov
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
$54

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 21.6.22

29 Jun
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 15m
$65

Jetstar

View Deal

Deal found 20.6.22

28 Sep
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

WLG

Wellington

Nonstop

1h 20m
$73

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 20.6.22

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 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.

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 $183, but on average you can expect to pay $272.

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

Cheapflights has 9 direct flights from Queenstown to Wellington under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Queenstown to Wellington is less than $247.

Are there last-minute flights available from Queenstown to Wellington for under $400?

There are currently 12+ open flights from Queenstown to Wellington within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this Queenstown to Wellington flight route?

This flight path from Queenstown Intl to Wellington was viewed by 408 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Queenstown to Wellington round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Queenstown to Wellington round-trip from $202. Air New Zealand is priced at 9% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Queenstown to Wellington one-way?

$54 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Jetstar. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Air New Zealand and Major Airline, with prices starting from $73 and $145, respectively.

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 (94%), Air New Zealand (93%) and Qantas Airways (79%).

What are the cheapest flights from Queenstown to Wellington?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Queenstown to Wellington? While on average our users pay $129, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $117. The most popular route (Queenstown Intl - Wellington), is priced around $333.

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
JetstarCheapest$95Average$144FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$133Average$245FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Queenstown to Wellington

See what time of day planes typically take off from Queenstown to Wellington
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
58%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
41%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Queenstown to Wellington

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Queenstown to Wellington
Sunday6daily flights
Monday6daily flights
Tuesday4daily flights
Wednesday6daily flights
Thursday6daily flights
Friday6daily flights
Saturday4daily flights