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Flights from Nelson to Queenstown, New Zealand Last modified: 28/09/2016 2:13 AM

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Nelson to Queenstown Last modified: 28/09/2016 2:13 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Nelson to Queenstown. Air New Zealand frequently offer the best deals on Nelson to Queenstown flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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How Much is a Flight from Nelson to Queenstown?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Nelson to Queenstown, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $506.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Nelson to Queenstown?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Nelson to Queenstown based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Nelson to Queenstown?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Nelson to Queenstown.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $0 $0
14-21 days $0 $360
21-30 days $0 $658
30-60 days $0 $350
60-90 days $0 $654
90+ days $0 $291

Cheapest Day To Fly from Nelson to Queenstown

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Nelson to Queenstown is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$360 $658 $350 $654

Compare Flight Prices from Nelson to Queenstown by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Nelson to Queenstown flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Nelson Queenstown Air New Zealand 29/10/16 1/11/16 1 $350
December Nelson Queenstown Air New Zealand 25/12/16 7/01/17 1 $654
January Nelson Queenstown Air New Zealand 14/01/17 21/01/17 1 $291
February Nelson Queenstown Air New Zealand 9/02/17 13/02/17 1 $658
March Nelson Queenstown Air New Zealand 10/03/17 13/03/17 1 $321

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Nelson to Queenstown

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Nelson to Queenstown. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

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$350
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$350

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Nelson to Queenstown

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 Nelson to Queenstown is $350.

The average price for direct flights from Nelson to Queenstown is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Nelson to Queenstown

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 Nelson 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 Nelson to Queenstown is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Nelson to Queenstown is $350.

Nelson to Queenstown Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Nelson to Queenstown?
Answer: Auckland, NZ

Airlines in Nelson flying to Queenstown Last modified: 28/09/2016 2:13 AMNumber of routes searched: 9Number of itineraries searched: 3,503

Wondering which airlines fly out of Nelson to Queenstown? We've gathered the average price of Nelson airlines with flights to Queenstown. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Nelson to Queenstown
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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Nelson to Queenstown Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Nelson and Queenstown. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Nelson - NSN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nelson to Auckland Air New Zealand $139

Cheap International Flights from Nelson - NSN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nelson to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $571

Cheap International Flights to Queenstown - ZQN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Christchurch to Sydney China Airlines, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $335
Flights from Wellington to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $404
Flights from Christchurch to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $404
Flights from Wellington to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $409
Flights from Christchurch to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $378
Flights from Wellington to Brisbane Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $409
Flights from Christchurch to London American, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,560
Flights from Wellington to London American, British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,696
Flights from Christchurch to Bangkok China Airlines, China Southern, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Thai $1,097
Flights from Christchurch to Singapore China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $935
Flights from Christchurch to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $441
Flights from Christchurch to Tokyo Air China, China Southern, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore $1,109
Flights from Wellington to Bangkok Air China, Jetstar, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Thai $999
Flights from Palmerston North to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $661
Flights from Wellington to Singapore Jetstar, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore $813
Flights from Palmerston North to Brisbane Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $650
Flights from New Plymouth to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $639
Flights from Christchurch to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $709
Cheap Flights from Nelson to Queenstown