Cheap flights from Sydney to Nelson

SYD — NSN
24 May — 31 May1
Return
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The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Nelson are usually found in August or September, booked 51 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Sunday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Sydney to Nelson

All the information you need to plan the best SYD to NSN flight in 2022: compare Sydney to Nelson flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Nelson.

SYD - NSN

Price

$366 - $709

NSN

Temperature

7 - 17 °C

NSN

Rainfall

70 - 80 mm

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 35% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
Round-trip from$523From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Nelson
One-way from$450One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Nelson

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Sydney to Nelson?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 33% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Sydney to Nelson?

Users have found that booking a flight from Sydney to Nelson at least 51 days early can save you up to 76% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 51 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Sydney to Nelson for as little as $913 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 $1,293 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sydney to Nelson?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Nelson from Sydney. Prices for August average $654 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $523. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 54% on your journey compared to booking in December

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Nelson (SYD - NSN)?

It’s optimal to fly from Sydney to Nelson in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 44% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

One-way flights to Nelson from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Nelson
30 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

11h 10m
$413

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 5/17/22

30 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

NSN

Nelson

2 stops

19h 25m
$450

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 5/17/22

3 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

15h 05m
$459

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sydney to Nelson flights.

Which airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Nelson have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Nelson that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways, and Jetstar. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

How popular is this Sydney to Nelson flight route?

This flight path from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Nelson was viewed by 78 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Sydney to Nelson?

Before booking your flight from Sydney to Nelson, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Jetstar, Air New Zealand or Qantas Airways.

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to Nelson?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Sydney to Nelson? While on average our users pay $846, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $846. The most popular route (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Nelson), is priced around $764.

Alternative routes for Sydney to Nelson

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Top 2 airlines flying from Sydney to Nelson

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to Nelson choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air New ZealandCheapest$791Average$889FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$828Average$935FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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