Flights from Brisbane to Auckland, New Zealand

Did you mean flights from Auckland to Brisbane?

The largest city in New Zealand, Auckland is a major transport hub for the entire area. It is packed with excellent shopping opportunities, great dining experiences and areas of incredible natural beauty. The city center is as busy as any other but within 30 minutes the urban landscape gives way to remote islands, stunning beaches, and hiking trails. You can visit the city’s Sky Tower, then jump off on a bungee rope if you’re feeling brave, shop the latest fashions at Auckland Central or join in with annual events like Hobbit Day or the Winter Games.

Flying to Auckland

1. Which airports serve Brisbane to Auckland?

Brisbane Airport is the third busiest in Australia, it is around 15 km from the center of the city. All flights from Brisbane arrive at Auckland Airport, 15 km from the city center. It is the only airport in New Zealand which accepts international flights.

2. Which airlines operate flights from Brisbane to Auckland?

Air New Zealand operates around one-third of all flights to Auckland from Brisbane, with up to three flights leaving every day of the week. Cathay, China Southern, and Emirates along with many others, also provide daily flights on this route.

3. How long is the flight?

From Brisbane to Auckland the average flight time is three hours and seven minutes. This is for a direct flight and these are most commonly offered by airlines. Auckland is two hours ahead of Brisbane.

4. Climate changes between Brisbane and Auckland

Brisbane basks in a subtropical climate, with very little difference between the seasons. Summers are hot, but winters are also very warm. In Auckland, the weather is characterized by sunny days. Rain is common between May and August, but from December to March days are generally dry.

5. Culture differences and need-to-know

The New Zealand Dollar is the currency of Auckland and cash can be obtained from ATMs or banks. The preferred credit cards are MasterCard and Visa, though many others are widely accepted. Travelers do not need a visa to enter New Zealand and can stay for six months without one, though an onward ticket is required.

Auckland Information

Brisbane is a far hotter city than Auckland with very little rain, so the cooler temperatures in Auckland and annual rains may make a refreshing change. Both are busy cities, with around 2 million people living in Brisbane and 1.5 million in Auckland, and both are also located by the sea.

Set across two harbors, Auckland is especially beautiful. The Viaduct Harbor is home to an array of super-yachts, with numerous bars and restaurants for everyone to enjoy. A few hours from the crowds you can experience a day of sailing, visit the Auckland Art Gallery or take a Hobbiton Day Trip to see where the Lord of the Rings films were made. According to the Mercer Quality of Living scale, this is the third most livable city in the world, meaning it not only looks good, but it’s clean, prosperous and attracts talented people from across the globe.

Brisbane to Auckland Last modified: Mar 26, 2024 19:44 -04:00

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How Much is a Flight from Brisbane to Auckland?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Brisbane to Auckland, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $412.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Brisbane to Auckland?

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 Brisbane to Auckland 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 Brisbane to Auckland?

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

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< 7 days $609 $585
7-14 days $450 $584
14-21 days $374 $585
21-30 days $450 $584
30-60 days $394 $584
60-90 days $344 $489
90+ days $427 $584

Cheapest Day To Fly from Brisbane to Auckland

We've examined 234,440,186 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Brisbane to Auckland is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Cheap Last Minute Flights from Brisbane to Auckland

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

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Brisbane to Auckland

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.

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The average price for direct flights from Brisbane to Auckland is not available.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Brisbane to Auckland - By Carrier
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One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Brisbane to Auckland

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 Brisbane to Auckland. 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. Find Flights

Brisbane to Auckland Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Brisbane to Auckland?
Answer: The average Brisbane to Auckland flight time is 3 hours and 15 minutes.
Question: How far is Auckland from Brisbane?
Answer: The distance from Brisbane to Auckland is 2,293 kilometers (1,425 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Brisbane to Auckland?
Answer: There are 14 direct flights from Brisbane to Auckland.
Question: What are the most popular Brisbane airlines for direct flights from Brisbane to Auckland?
Answer: Virgin Australia provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Brisbane and Auckland.

Brisbane to Auckland Airports

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