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Flights from Wellington to Nelson, New Zealand Last modified: 24/09/2016 2:59 AM

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Wellington to Nelson Last modified: 24/09/2016 2:59 AM

We've scanned 21,800,526,162 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Wellington to Nelson. Air New Zealand frequently offer the best deals on Wellington to Nelson flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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How Much is a Flight from Wellington to Nelson?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Wellington to Nelson, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $185.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Wellington to Nelson?

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 Wellington to Nelson 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 Wellington to Nelson?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $285 $435
7-14 days $179 $268
14-21 days $0 $0
21-30 days $134 $208
30-60 days $134 $183
60-90 days $168 $259
90+ days $120 $194

Cheapest Day To Fly from Wellington to Nelson

We've examined 21,808,054,587 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Wellington to Nelson is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$134 $145 $189 $179 $145 $332 $168

Compare Flight Prices from Wellington to Nelson 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 Wellington to Nelson flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Wellington Nelson Air New Zealand 30/09/16 2/10/16 0 $285
October Wellington Nelson Air New Zealand 24/10/16 30/10/16 0 $134
November Wellington Nelson Air New Zealand 4/11/16 7/11/16 0 $198
December Wellington Nelson Air New Zealand 16/12/16 19/12/16 0 $168
January Wellington Nelson Air New Zealand 12/01/17 17/01/17 0 $120
February Wellington Nelson Air New Zealand 25/02/17 27/02/17 0 $159

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Wellington to Nelson

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$285
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$285
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$145
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$145

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Wellington to Nelson

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 Wellington to Nelson is $183.

The average price for direct flights from Wellington to Nelson is $134.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Wellington to Nelson.

Weekly Direct Flights from Wellington to Nelson - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 11:05 15:55
Air New Zealand 9 9 9 10 11 9 10 07:40 20:50
SA Airlines 4 3 2 3 4 2 3 06:00 19:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Wellington to Nelson

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 Wellington to Nelson. 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 Wellington to Nelson is $84.

The average price for round trip flights from Wellington to Nelson is $134.

Wellington to Nelson Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Wellington to Nelson?
Answer: The average Wellington to Nelson flight time is 40 minutes.
Question: How far is Nelson from Wellington?
Answer: The distance from Wellington to Nelson is 131 kilometers (82 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Wellington to Nelson?
Answer: There are 109 direct flights from Wellington to Nelson.
Question: What are the most popular Wellington airlines for direct flights from Wellington to Nelson?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 61% of the non-stop flights between Wellington and Nelson.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Wellington to Nelson?
Answer: Auckland, NZ

Airlines in Wellington flying to Nelson Last modified: 24/09/2016 2:59 AMNumber of routes searched: 11Number of itineraries searched: 8,390

Wondering which airlines fly out of Wellington to Nelson? We've gathered the average price of Wellington airlines with flights to Nelson. 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.

Wellington to Nelson
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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Air New Zealand CHC
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Wellington to Nelson Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Wellington and Nelson. 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 Flights from Wellington to Nelson