Cheap flights from Australia to Queenstown

SYD — ZQN
23 May — 30 May1
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How far in advance should I book a flight from Australia to Queenstown?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 11% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Australia to Queenstown 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $557, or $613 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Queenstown. Flights to Queenstown from Australia in August are about $510 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $342.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Australia to Queenstown (AU - ZQN)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Australia to Queenstown as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Australia to Queenstown in May, June 2022

The best prices found for Australia to ZQN flights in May, June
12 Jun. - 17 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 15m
$552

Jetstar

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Deal found 15.5.22

20 Jun. - 29 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

12h 45m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 15m
$563

Jetstar

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Deal found 15.5.22

6 Jun. - 27 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 15m
$564

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 17.5.22

Australia to Queenstown 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Queenstown from Australia found for this year
1 Dec. - 8 Dec.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 20m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

3h 30m
$363

Jetstar

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Deal found 18.5.22

27 Sep. - 25 Oct.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 15m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

3h 35m
$392

Jetstar

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Deal found 18.5.22

3 Dec. - 19 Dec.
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$422

Jetstar

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Deal found 16.5.22

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Australia to Queenstown

12 Oct. - 19 Oct.
BNE

Brisbane

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 35m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

4h 00m
$533

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 16.5.22

7 Aug. - 14 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 10m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

15h 20m
$536

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 17.5.22

12 Oct. - 19 Oct.
BNE

Brisbane

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 35m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

BNE

Brisbane

2 stops

26h 35m
$573

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 16.5.22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Australia to Queenstown

27 Sep. - 25 Oct.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 15m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

3h 35m
$392

Jetstar

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Deal found 18.5.22

10 Nov. - 17 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 30m
$433

Jetstar

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Deal found 18.5.22

12 Sep. - 19 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 15m
$435

Jetstar

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Deal found 16.5.22

Direct flights to Queenstown from Australia

Save time with Australia to Queenstown direct flight deals
27 Sep. - 25 Oct.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 15m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

3h 35m
$392

Jetstar

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Deal found 18.5.22

15 Sep. - 22 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
$408

Jetstar

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Deal found 15.5.22

15 Aug. - 25 Aug.
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

3h 25m
$432

Jetstar

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Deal found 15.5.22

Last-minute flights from Australia to Queenstown

Late deals on return flights to Queenstown from Australia, departing today and this week
28 May - 4 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

25h 05m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

7h 45m
$594

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 16.5.22

28 May - 4 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

22h 25m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

7h 45m
$637

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 16.5.22

28 May - 22 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

22h 25m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 20m
$691

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 17.5.22

One-way flights to Queenstown Intl from Australia

The cheapest one-way flights from Australia to Queenstown
12 Jul.
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$242

Jetstar

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Deal found 16.5.22

15 Jul.
MEL

Melbourne

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
$252

Jetstar

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Deal found 17.5.22

27 Aug.
AVV

Melbourne Avalon

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

8h 25m
$259

Jetstar

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Deal found 15.5.22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly into for flights to Queenstown from Australia?

Queenstown Intl (ZQN), located 6.3 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Australia to Queenstown.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Australia to Queenstown Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air New Zealand, Jetstar, and Qantas Airways 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 Australia to Queenstown for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Australia to Queenstown for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $392, but on average you can expect to pay $445.

Are there direct flights from Australia to Queenstown for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Australia to Queenstown under $400. A good price for a direct flight from Australia to Queenstown is less than $440.

Are there last-minute flights available from Australia to Queenstown for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Australia to Queenstown within the next 7 days for less than $600.

How popular is this Australia to Queenstown flight route?

This flight path from Australia to Queenstown Intl was viewed by 4,567 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Jetstar. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $242. Users have also found prices from $306 and $311 on Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from Australia to Queenstown?

Most travellers choose Sydney Kingsford Smith - Queenstown Intl, Brisbane - Queenstown Intl or Melbourne - Queenstown Intl when deciding on the best route from Australia to Queenstown.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Australia to Queenstown?

The most popular airlines flying from Australia to Queenstown are Emirates, Jetstar and Air New Zealand. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Australia to Queenstown?

The cheapest flight price from Australia to Queenstown is $312. On average you can expect to pay $1,558. The most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Queenstown Intl), can usually be booked for $435.

Departure points for flights from Australia to Queenstown

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Top 5 airlines flying from Australia to Queenstown

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Australia to Queenstown choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
JetstarCheapest$280Average$649FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$332Average$702FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$507Average$897FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapest$550Average$739FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$582Average$966FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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