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Cheap flights from Wellington to Queenstown from $73

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 7/7. 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.
WLG — ZQN
21 4月 — 28 4月1
1 adult
週日 21/4
週日 28/4

The best prices from Wellington to Queenstown Intl are usually found in May or October, booked 33 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Wellington to Queenstown

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Wellington (WLG) to Queenstown (ZQN). 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 16 4月 2024.

Popular in

August

Cheapest in

May

Round-trip from

$480

One-way from

$103
High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 41% potential price drop
From Wellington to Queenstown Intl
One-way flight from Wellington to Queenstown Intl

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

Sunday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Wellington to Queenstown. 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 Queenstown.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Wellington to Queenstown at least 34 days early can save you up to 101% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 34 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Wellington to Queenstown for as little as $301 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 $429 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from Wellington to Queenstown lean towards being more expensive in August. Prices are generally better when you fly from Wellington to Queenstown in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $97.

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

It’s optimal to fly from Wellington to Queenstown in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 17% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Wellington to Queenstown

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air New Zealand for the route between Wellington and Queenstown. 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 603,200 searches. Data last updated 16 4月 2024.
週三 21/813:30WLG - ZQN
1 stop7h 05mAir New Zealand
週日 1/911:25ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$309
週三 21/813:30WLG - ZQN
1 stop7h 05mAir New Zealand
週日 1/910:25ZQN - WLG
1 stop6h 30mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$331
週四 2/513:30WLG - ZQN
1 stop7h 05mAir New Zealand
週日 5/512:45ZQN - WLG
1 stop6h 10mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$472

Cheap Wellington to Queenstown flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Wellington to Queenstown specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 603,200 searches. Prices were last updated on 16 4月 2024.
週四 2/513:30WLG - ZQN
1 stop7h 05mAir New Zealand
週日 5/510:25ZQN - WLG
1 stop7h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$507
週四 2/513:55WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mAir New Zealand
週日 5/513:05ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$591

Wellington to Queenstown 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Wellington and Queenstown in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 603,200 searches. Data last updated 16 4月 2024.
週三 4/1209:15WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mAir New Zealand
週四 5/1211:25ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$253
週三 4/1209:15WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mAir New Zealand
週四 5/1207:20ZQN - WLG
1 stop7h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$270
週三 21/813:30WLG - ZQN
1 stop7h 05mAir New Zealand
週日 1/911:25ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$309
週三 4/1206:35WLG - ZQN
1 stop5h 40mAir New Zealand
週四 5/1216:20ZQN - WLG
1 stop5h 10mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$320
週三 21/813:30WLG - ZQN
1 stop7h 05mAir New Zealand
週日 1/910:25ZQN - WLG
1 stop6h 30mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$331
週四 2/513:30WLG - ZQN
1 stop7h 05mAir New Zealand
週日 5/510:25ZQN - WLG
1 stop7h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$507
週四 2/513:55WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mAir New Zealand
週日 5/513:05ZQN - WLG
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$591

One-way flights to Queenstown from Wellington

Search for one-way flight options from Wellington to Queenstown. 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 603,200 searches. Data last updated 16 4月 2024.
週日 7/708:25WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 15/4$73
週五 10/508:25WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 15/4$103
週一 22/413:30WLG - ZQN
1 stop7h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$204
週一 22/413:30WLG - ZQN
1 stop7h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$206
週一 22/409:15WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$268
週一 22/413:55WLG - ZQN
Nonstop1h 25mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$301
週一 22/409:30WLG - ZQN
2 stops11h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 15/4$446

Find flights from Wellington to Queenstown within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Wellington to Queenstown 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 603,200 searches. Data last updated 16 4月 2024.

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$309 - $472

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Price

WellingtonQueenstown Intl

WLG - ZQN

WLGZQN

Wellington

週三 21/8

1 stop7h 05m

Queenstown Intl

週日 1/9

Nonstop1h 20m

$309

WellingtonQueenstown Intl

WLG - ZQN

WLGZQN

Wellington

週三 21/8

1 stop7h 05m

Queenstown Intl

週日 1/9

1 stop6h 30m

$331

WellingtonQueenstown Intl

WLG - ZQN

WLGZQN

Wellington

週四 2/5

1 stop7h 05m

Queenstown Intl

週日 5/5

1 stop6h 10m

$472

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 16/4

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Wellington to Queenstown. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The best time to book flights from Wellington to Queenstown is 33 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Wellington to Queenstown?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Wellington to Queenstown. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Wellington to Queenstown flight should consider departing on Sunday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday 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 Queenstown by month

Plan your trip from Wellington to Queenstown by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Wellington to Queenstown is currently $229 while a return flight costs $371. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.

Currently, April is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Wellington to Queenstown (average of $308). Flying from Wellington to Queenstown in July is currently the most expensive (average of $411). 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

$533

February

$524

March

$530

April

$480

May

$529

June

$533

July

$641

August

$619

September

$599

October

$488

November

$519

December

$533

Temperature and rainfall in Queenstown by month

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

ZQN

Temperature

3 - 15 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Queenstown

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Queenstown. 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 Queenstown. Reviews last updated 16 4月 2024.
8.3
Very Good
671 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.6

Overall

8.3

Boarding

8.4

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

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
671 reviews
8.3
Very Good
671 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.6

Overall

8.3

Boarding

8.4

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

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
687 reviews
8.3
Very Good
671 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.6

Overall

8.3

Boarding

8.4

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

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 Wellington to Queenstown. 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 Wellington to Queenstown?

    You will need to book a flight from Wellington to Queenstown Intl if you want to fly from Wellington to Queenstown. At least 2 different airlines have flights from Wellington (WLG) to Queenstown Intl (ZQN) on a regular basis. There are 5 flights to Queenstown from the Wellington airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from WLG to ZQN to be around 1h 25m.

  • Can I find flights from Wellington to Queenstown for under $400 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Wellington to Queenstown for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $309, but on average you can expect to pay $370.

  • How popular is this Wellington to Queenstown flight route?

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

    Our cheapest airline available from Wellington to Queenstown is Air New Zealand. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $309 on this airline.

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

    Before booking your flight to Queenstown from Wellington, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Etihad Airways (87%), Air New Zealand (87%), Qantas Airways( 85%).

  • What are the cheapest flights from Wellington to Queenstown?

    Looking for the cheapest flight from Wellington to Queenstown? While on average our users pay $104, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $58. The most popular route (Wellington - Queenstown Intl), is priced around $111.

  • What does WLG to ZQN mean?

    This is defined as Wellington Airport (WLG) and Queenstown Intl Airport (ZQN). Codes like Queenstown Intl Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring 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 Wellington to Queenstown with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter 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 Wellington to Queenstown that include hotel bookings?

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

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

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to see available direct flights.

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

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Wellington to Queenstown 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 Wellington to Queenstown that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines do 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 Wellington to Queenstown?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Wellington to Queenstown 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 Wellington to Queenstown flight deals updated?

    The Wellington to Queenstown flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 16/4.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Wellington to Queenstown

Discover the top 2 airlines that operate flights from Wellington to Queenstown. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 603,200 searches. Data last updated 16 4月 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
JetstarCheapest$93Average$169FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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Air New ZealandCheapest$138Average$340FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
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Hourly flight availability from Wellington to Queenstown

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Weekly flight availability from Wellington to Queenstown

Explore weekly flight availability from Wellington to Queenstown. 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 16 4月 2024.
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