Cheap flights from Brisbane to South Island

How far in advance should I book a flight from Brisbane to South Island?

To save on the cost of your flight from Brisbane to South Island, book at least 60 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 18% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $464 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $510.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Brisbane to South Island?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to South Island. Flights to South Island from Brisbane in May are about $430 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $253.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Brisbane to South Island (BNE - EDG)?

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

Cheap flights from Brisbane to South Island in January, February 2022

The best prices found for BNE to South Island flights in January, February
18 Feb. - 27 Feb.
BNE

Brisbane

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

27h 10m
CHC

Christchurch

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

10h 55m
$977

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/1/22

18 Feb. - 27 Feb.
BNE

Brisbane

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

27h 10m
CHC

Christchurch

BNE

Brisbane

2 stops

32h 00m
$1,011

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/1/22

10 Feb. - 19 Feb.
BNE

Brisbane

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

28h 30m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

29h 10m
$1,048

Multiple Airlines

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Brisbane to South Island 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Island from Brisbane found for this year
20 Apr. - 27 Apr.
BNE

Brisbane

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

14h 25m
$494

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19/1/22

20 Apr. - 27 Apr.
BNE

Brisbane

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

14h 25m
$496

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/1/22

20 Apr. - 27 Apr.
BNE

Brisbane

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

BNE

Brisbane

1 stop

13h 25m
$523

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20/1/22

Direct flights to South Island from Brisbane

Save time with Brisbane to South Island direct flight deals
8 Mar. - 15 Mar.
BNE

Brisbane

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

4h 00m
$538

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 22/1/22

20 Apr. - 27 Apr.
BNE

Brisbane

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

4h 05m
$539

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 19/1/22

8 Mar. - 15 Mar.
BNE

Brisbane

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

BNE

Brisbane

Nonstop

4h 00m
$541

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 20/1/22

One-way flights to South Island from Brisbane

The cheapest one-way flights from Brisbane to South Island
17 Jul.
BNE

Brisbane

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 30m
$317

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 21/1/22

20 Jun.
BNE

Brisbane

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 30m
$323

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 19/1/22

17 Jul.
BNE

Brisbane

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

11h 40m
$335

Qantas Airways

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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Brisbane to South Island flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Brisbane to South Island?

Most people fly from Brisbane (BNE) if they book a flight from Brisbane to South Island. Brisbane is conveniently located just 12.3 km from Brisbane’s city centre.

Which airlines flying from Brisbane to South Island have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Virgin Australia, Air New Zealand, and Qantas Airways flying from Brisbane to South Island have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Brisbane to South Island for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Brisbane to South Island for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $494, but on average you can expect to pay $565.

Are there direct flights from Brisbane to South Island for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Brisbane to South Island under $600. A good price for a direct flight from Brisbane to South Island is less than $594.

How popular is this Brisbane to South Island flight route?

Within the past month, 6,364 users have taken a look at flights from Brisbane to South Island.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Brisbane to South Island one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Air New Zealand, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $317. However, be on the lookout for offers from Qantas Airways and Emirates, as they are both options that can get you from Brisbane to South Island for a low price.

What are the most popular routes from Brisbane to South Island?

The most popular flight routes from Brisbane to South Island are Brisbane - Christchurch, Brisbane - Queenstown Intl and Brisbane - Blenheim.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Brisbane to South Island?

Before booking your flight from Brisbane to South Island, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Emirates, Jetstar or Air New Zealand.

What are the cheapest flights from Brisbane to South Island?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $219. While the most popular route (Brisbane - Christchurch) can be booked for $541 on average our data indicates $621 when flying from Brisbane to South Island.

Can I fly to South Island from Brisbane right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Brisbane to South Island

Most visitors from Brisbane need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter South Island.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Brisbane are not required to quarantine after entering South Island.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher - Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Can I fly back to Brisbane from South Island?

Returning to Brisbane from South Island

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from South Island must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Brisbane.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Island are not required to quarantine after entering Brisbane.

Alternative routes for Brisbane to South Island

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Destination points for flights from Brisbane to South Island

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Top 5 airlines flying from Brisbane to South Island

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Brisbane to South Island choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$193
Average$524
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$259
Average$615
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$294
Average$672
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
Cheapest$304
Average$543
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$316
Average$539
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety