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Did you mean flights from Brisbane to Auckland?

Brisbane is the largest city in, and the capital of, Queensland. It’s a thriving hub for everything from tourism to business. A wide range of tourist attractions exists here, including popular locations like the Mount Coot-Tha outdoor green space and the Story Bridge viewing spot. Brisbane is also a regional capital for commerce and business and industries ranging from construction to shopping are represented here. With the Suncorp Stadium providing a hub for games, fans from all different sports can come here to enjoy a match, too.

Flying to Brisbane

1. Which Airports serve Auckland to Brisbane?

When leaving New Zealand, you’ll fly out of Auckland Airport. Brisbane Airport, meanwhile, is handily located just under twenty kilometers from the city center and the two are connected by the 20-minute Brisbane Airtrain.

2. Which Airlines operate flights from Auckland to Brisbane?

All sorts of carriers fly on this route, although some of the main choices for passengers to pick from include Virgin Australia and Qantas.

3. How long is the flight?

Flying on this route is fast and it takes just under four hours to complete the journey. Because both of these important Australasian cities are business hubs as well as tourist destinations, flights run between them every month of the year as many as nine times per day.

4. Climate changes between Auckland and Brisbane

Auckland enjoys a sunny climate, and average temperature highs of 76°F in the New Zealand summer are available alongside average lows of 46°F in the winter. Over in Brisbane, the humid climate which this city experiences means that summer temperatures can be higher and can reach nearly 90°F in July.

5. Culture differences and need-to-know

Australia and New Zealand have different currencies. Before you leave Auckland you’ll need to change your New Zealand dollars into Australian dollars, although given that there’s such a high demand for exchange between these two currencies, it’s simple to do. Usually, citizens of New Zealand don’t need to apply for an Australian visa in advance due to the Trans-Tasman Travel Arrangement: instead, they’ll be granted a temporary one almost automatically when they arrive.

Brisbane Information

Auckland is the largest city in its country, and Brisbane certainly has a regional feeling in comparison. But that’s not to say that Brisbane is quiet or boring: in fact, it’s quite the opposite!

There are plenty of things to do here, and there’ll be something for you no matter what you’re interested in. Places like the Queensland Museum continue to prove popular, while art galleries like the Queensland Art Gallery and the Gallery of Modern Art are also thriving. Green spaces, such as the Botanic Gardens, are easily accessed too. Bustling central areas like Fortitude Valley are full of nightlife choices, while those who need work facilities while in Brisbane can head to the Brisbane City business district. Brisbane also has a large range of higher education institutions too, such as the University of Queensland, which gives it a cultured and educated vibe as well as one of excitement.

Auckland to Brisbane Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 5:32 -04:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Brisbane. Air New Zealand & Qantas frequently offer the best deals to Brisbane flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Air New Zealand
Wed 4/03
Wed 11/03
Tue 28/04
Wed 29/04
Virgin Australia
Sat 9/05
Thu 14/05
Air Vanuatu
Fri 28/02
1 stop
Mon 2/03
1 stop
OLT Express
Wed 4/03
1 stop
Wed 11/03
1 stop
Fiji Airways
Fri 28/02
1 stop
Mon 2/03
1 stop

How Much is a Flight from Auckland to Brisbane?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Auckland to Brisbane, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $495.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Auckland to Brisbane?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Auckland to Brisbane 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 Auckland to Brisbane?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $607 $623
7-14 days $642 $650
14-21 days $505 $650
21-30 days $586 $649
30-60 days $505 $647
60-90 days $505 $531
90+ days $505 $562

Cheapest Day To Fly from Auckland to Brisbane

We've examined 57,595,778,181 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Auckland to Brisbane is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Auckland to Brisbane 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 Auckland to Brisbane flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Auckland Brisbane China Airlines 27/02/20 6/03/20 0 $495
March Auckland Brisbane China Airlines 5/03/20 7/03/20 0 $495
April Auckland Brisbane China Airlines 22/04/20 28/04/20 0 $495
May Auckland Brisbane Virgin Australia 21/05/20 6/06/20 0 $372
June Auckland Brisbane Emirates 3/06/20 11/06/20 0 $448
July Auckland Brisbane Virgin Australia 23/07/20 4/08/20 0 $443
August Auckland Brisbane Virgin Australia 1/08/20 17/08/20 0 $443
September Auckland Brisbane Virgin Australia 3/09/20 6/09/20 0 $443

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Auckland to Brisbane

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

Next 30 Days

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$561 $517
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$517 $500
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$500 $500
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$500 $495
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Auckland to Brisbane

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 Auckland to Brisbane is $559.

The average price for direct flights from Auckland to Brisbane is $464.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Auckland to Brisbane - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air New Zealand 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 04:15 11:00
Qantas 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 01:25 10:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Auckland to Brisbane

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 Brisbane. 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 Brisbane is $210.

The average price for round trip flights from Auckland to Brisbane is $464.

Auckland to Brisbane Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Auckland to Brisbane?
Answer: The average Auckland to Brisbane flight time is 3 hours and 52 minutes.
Question: How far is Brisbane from Auckland?
Answer: The distance from Auckland to Brisbane is 2,293 kilometers (1,425 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Auckland to Brisbane?
Answer: There are 28 direct flights from Auckland to Brisbane.
Question: What are the most popular Auckland airlines for direct flights from Auckland to Brisbane?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 50% of the non-stop flights between Auckland and Brisbane.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Auckland to Brisbane?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Auckland flying to Brisbane Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 5:32 -04:00Number of routes searched: 82Number of itineraries searched: 2,677,127

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

Auckland to Brisbane
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air New Zealand -
Qantas -
Virgin Australia -
Air Canada YVR
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
Fiji Airways NAN
Hawaiian HNL
Jetstar MEL
Jetstar SYD
Korean ICN
Malaysia KUL
China Eastern PVG
Air Vanuatu VLI
Air New Zealand CHC
Air New Zealand WLG
Air New Zealand ZQN
OLT Express APW
Philippine MNL
Qantas MEL
Qantas SYD
Aircalin NOU
Singapore SIN
Thai BKK
Virgin Australia MEL
Virgin Australia NTL
Virgin Australia SYD

Auckland to Brisbane Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Auckland and Brisbane. 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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