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Cheap Flights from Auckland to Queenstown, NZ, New Zealand - AKL to ZQN Last modified: 29/05/2016 12:39 PM

Popular flights from Auckland to Queenstown Last modified: 29/05/2016 12:39 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Air New Zealand
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
17/09/2016 20/09/2016 $220

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Auckland to Queenstown (AKL to ZQN)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Auckland to Queenstown, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $320.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Auckland to Queenstown (AKL to ZQN)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Auckland to Queenstown based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Auckland to Queenstown

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Auckland to Queenstown should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $363 $404
7-14 days $292 $362
14-21 days $326 $326
21-30 days $320 $320
30-60 days $320 $323
60-90 days $320 $320
90+ days $220 $259

Cheapest Day To Fly from Auckland to Queenstown

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Auckland to Queenstown.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$292 $320 $323 $320 $341 $320 $320

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Auckland to Queenstown

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Auckland to Queenstown.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Auckland Queenstown Air New Zealand 6/06/16 14/06/16 0 $292
July Auckland Queenstown Air New Zealand 12/07/16 14/07/16 0 $320
August Auckland Queenstown Air New Zealand 4/08/16 11/08/16 0 $320
September Auckland Queenstown Air New Zealand 17/09/16 20/09/16 0 $220
October Auckland Queenstown Air New Zealand 5/10/16 11/10/16 0 $320
November Auckland Queenstown Air New Zealand 11/11/16 15/11/16 0 $293
December Auckland Queenstown Air New Zealand 13/12/16 15/12/16 2 $271
January Auckland Queenstown Air New Zealand 2/01/17 7/01/17 0 $320

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Auckland to Queenstown

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Auckland to Queenstown.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$487
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$487 $487
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$487 $481
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$481 $481
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$481 $472
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$472

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Auckland to Queenstown (AKL to ZQN)

Your Auckland to Queenstown flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Auckland to Queenstown is $320.

The average price for non-stop flights from Auckland to Queenstown is $320.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Auckland to Queenstown.

Nonstop Flight Details from Auckland to Queenstown
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 3 2 1 2 1 3 2 07:00 12:50
Air New Zealand 6 5 6 6 6 6 6 07:10 16:25

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Auckland to Queenstown (AKL to ZQN)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Auckland to Queenstown. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Auckland to Queenstown is $127.

The average price for round trip flights from Auckland to Queenstown is $320.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Rotorua to Queenstown Air New Zealand $650
Hamilton to Queenstown Air New Zealand $810
Tauranga to Queenstown Air New Zealand $713
New Plymouth to Queenstown Air New Zealand $756
Taupo to Queenstown Air New Zealand Check Dates
Whangarei to Queenstown Air New Zealand Check Dates
Kerikeri to Queenstown Air New Zealand $701
Auckland to Dunedin Air New Zealand $299
Auckland to Invercargill Air New Zealand $785
Auckland to Christchurch Air New Zealand $280
Hamilton to Dunedin Air New Zealand $794
Tauranga to Dunedin Air New Zealand $777
Rotorua to Dunedin Air New Zealand $816
Hamilton to Invercargill Air New Zealand $855
New Plymouth to Dunedin Air New Zealand $765
Rotorua to Invercargill Air New Zealand $806
Tauranga to Invercargill Air New Zealand $803
Whangarei to Dunedin Air New Zealand Check Dates
Taupo to Dunedin Air New Zealand Check Dates
New Plymouth to Invercargill Air New Zealand Check Dates
Kerikeri to Dunedin Air New Zealand Check Dates
Auckland to Wellington Air New Zealand $260
Hamilton to Christchurch Air New Zealand $304
Rotorua to Christchurch Air New Zealand $311
Tauranga to Christchurch Air New Zealand $501
Auckland to Nelson Air New Zealand $495
New Plymouth to Christchurch Air New Zealand $507
Auckland to London Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Air New Zealand, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic $2,018
Auckland to Sydney China Airlines, Emirates, Jetstar, LAN, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $354
Auckland to Blenheim Air New Zealand $334

Airlines Flying from Auckland to Queenstown (AKL to ZQN) Number of flights searched: 28Last modified: 29/05/2016 12:39 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Auckland to Queenstown with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Auckland to Queenstown.

Auckland to Queenstown
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar - X X X X X X X
Air New Zealand - X X X X X X X
Air New Zealand CHC X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Auckland and Queenstown, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Auckland to Queenstown Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Auckland to Queenstown?
Answer: The average Auckland to Queenstown flight time is an hour and 51 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Auckland and Queenstown?
Answer: The distance from Auckland to Queenstown is 1023 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Auckland to Queenstown?
Answer: There are 49 direct flights from Auckland to Queenstown.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Auckland to Queenstown?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 71% of the non-stop flights between Auckland and Queenstown.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Auckland to Queenstown?
Answer: Christchurch, NZ
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