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Cheap Flights from Sydney to Queenstown, NZ, New Zealand - SYD to ZQN Last modified: 25/05/2016 7:42 PM

Popular flights from Sydney to Queenstown Last modified: 25/05/2016 7:42 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
10/09/2016 17/09/2016 $558
Jetstar Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
19/08/2016 23/08/2016 $468
Qantas Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
15/09/2016 20/09/2016 $562
Virgin Australia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
21/07/2016 04/08/2016 $523
09/09/2016 17/09/2016 $523
09/09/2016 19/09/2016 $523
10/09/2016 17/09/2016 $523
12/09/2016 19/09/2016 $523

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Sydney to Queenstown (SYD to ZQN)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Sydney to Queenstown, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $543.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Sydney to Queenstown (SYD to ZQN)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Sydney 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 Sydney to Queenstown

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $765 $719
7-14 days $593 $617
14-21 days $535 $585
21-30 days $564 $583
30-60 days $523 $594
60-90 days $468 $551
90+ days $408 $434

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sydney to Queenstown

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$535 $596 $564 $523 $468 $569 $544

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Sydney to Queenstown

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Sydney Queenstown Qantas 26/05/16 6/06/16 1 $719
June Sydney Queenstown Virgin Australia 13/06/16 16/06/16 0 $535
July Sydney Queenstown Virgin Australia 21/07/16 4/08/16 0 $523
August Sydney Queenstown Jetstar 19/08/16 23/08/16 0 $468
September Sydney Queenstown Jetstar 15/09/16 20/09/16 1 $501
October Sydney Queenstown Jetstar 21/10/16 24/10/16 0 $408
November Sydney Queenstown Virgin Australia 2/11/16 18/11/16 0 $516
December Sydney Queenstown Virgin Australia 2/12/16 9/12/16 0 $523

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$768
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$768 $656
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$656 $594
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$594 $636
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$636

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Sydney to Queenstown (SYD to ZQN)

Your Sydney 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 Sydney to Queenstown is $587.

The average price for non-stop flights from Sydney to Queenstown is $557.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Sydney to Queenstown
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 06:15 06:15
Air New Zealand 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 09:55 10:10
Qantas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 09:30 09:30
Virgin Australia 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 08:30 10:40

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Sydney to Queenstown (SYD 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 Sydney 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 Sydney to Queenstown is $322.

The average price for round trip flights from Sydney to Queenstown is $551.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Canberra to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $829
Newcastle to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $939
Port Macquarie to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Dubbo to Queenstown Air New Zealand, Qantas Check Dates
Tamworth to Queenstown Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Sydney to Dunedin Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $572
Sydney to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Iberia, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,490
Sydney to Christchurch Emirates, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $295
Sydney to Invercargill Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $713
Sydney to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $351
Sydney to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Virgin Australia $824
Sydney to Auckland China Airlines, Emirates, Jetstar, LAN, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $308
Sydney to Nelson Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $515
Canberra to Dunedin Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Sydney to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $120
Sydney to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $674
Newcastle to Dunedin Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Canberra to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $565
Sydney to Rotorua Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $608
Newcastle to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $625
Sydney to Blenheim Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $661
Port Macquarie to Dunedin Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Sydney to Bangkok Emirates, Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $793
Sydney to Hamilton Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $735
Sydney to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $672
Sydney to Palmerston North Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $565
Sydney to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $113
Sydney to Singapore Jetstar Asia, British Airways, Jetstar, SilkAir, Qantas, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Virgin Australia $414
Sydney to Napier - Hastings Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $539
Sydney to New Plymouth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $696

Airlines Flying from Sydney to Queenstown (SYD to ZQN) Number of flights searched: 94Last modified: 25/05/2016 7:42 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Sydney 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 Sydney to Queenstown.

Sydney to Queenstown
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar - X X X X X
Air New Zealand - X X X X X X
Air New Zealand WLG X X X X X X X
Qantas - X X X X X X X
Virgin Australia - X X X X X X
Virgin Australia BNE X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Sydney to Queenstown Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Sydney to Queenstown?
Answer: The average Sydney to Queenstown flight time is 3 hours.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Sydney and Queenstown?
Answer: The distance from Sydney to Queenstown is 1937 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Sydney to Queenstown?
Answer: There are 21 direct flights from Sydney to Queenstown.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Sydney to Queenstown?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 33% of the non-stop flights between Sydney and Queenstown.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Sydney to Queenstown?
Answer: Brisbane, AU
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