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Flight information for Auckland to Queenstown
(AKL to ZQN)

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Best price found

$66

Fastest flight time

1h 55m

Direct flights

Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat and Sun

Airports in Queenstown

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Queenstown from Auckland in the past 72 hours is $66. The best return flight deal from Auckland to Queenstown found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $296.
The fastest flight from Auckland to Queenstown takes 1h 55m
Direct flights go from Auckland to Queenstown on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The only airline offering direct flights is EVA Air.
There is 1 airport near Queenstown: Queenstown Intl (ZQN)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Auckland to Queenstown

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from Auckland to Queenstown?

February

The cheapest time of year to fly to Queenstown from Auckland is February. The most expensive is July.

What is the cheapest day to depart Auckland for Queenstown?

Monday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Monday. The most expensive is usually Friday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to Queenstown?

at midday

Auckland to Queenstown flights are approximately 22% more expensive in the evening than at midday

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Queenstown from Auckland?

Jetstar

Air New Zealand and Jetstar are the most popular carriers operating from Auckland to Queenstown

What is the cheapest Auckland to Queenstown flight route?

Auckland Intl - Queenstown Intl

Fly from Auckland Intl to Queenstown Intl for the best Auckland - Queenstown flight prices

How far in advance should you book Auckland to Queenstown flights?

53 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Auckland to Queenstown is approximately 53 days to departure

If you are looking to fly from Auckland to Queenstown, you are most likely going to fly from Auckland Intl Airport to Queenstown Intl Airport, the most popular airports on that route. You may be looking for an airport near Auckland Intl Airport to depart from when travelling to Queenstown and luckily, there are options! You can try Tauranga Airport which is located in Tauranga or Hamilton Airport which is located in Hamilton. You may be looking for an airport near Queenstown Intl Airport to land at when travelling from Auckland and luckily, there are options! You can try Dunedin Airport which is located in Dunedin or Invercargill Airport which is located in Invercargill. The least expensive flight option from Auckland to Queenstown will typically be AKL — ZQN during the month of August with an average price of $174 RT.

Auckland Intl Airport (AKL) to Queenstown Intl Airport (ZQN)$174
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Auckland Intl Airport (AKL) to Dunedin Airport (DUD)$183
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Tauranga Airport (TRG) to Queenstown Intl Airport (ZQN)$419
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Auckland Intl Airport (AKL) to Invercargill Airport (IVC)$579
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Hamilton Airport (HLZ) to Queenstown Intl Airport (ZQN)$416
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Hamilton Airport (HLZ) to Dunedin Airport (DUD)$347
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Easily compare return flights from Auckland to Queenstown

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Auckland to Queenstown by changing tabs
Jetstar
23 Nov
AKL13:30Auckland Intl
1h 55m
ZQN15:25Queenstown Intl
30 Nov
ZQN16:00Queenstown Intl
1h 50m
AKL17:50Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
21 Dec
AKL01:25Auckland Intl
1h 50m
ZQN03:15Queenstown Intl
14 Jan
ZQN08:15Queenstown Intl
1h 45m
AKL10:00Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
13 Sep
AKL02:40Auckland Intl
1h 55m
ZQN04:35Queenstown Intl
15 Sep
ZQN13:00Queenstown Intl
1h 50m
AKL14:50Auckland Intl
Jetstar
21 Nov
AKL13:30Auckland Intl
1h 55m
ZQN15:25Queenstown Intl
29 Nov
ZQN06:00Queenstown Intl
1h 50m
AKL07:50Auckland Intl
Jetstar
26 Sep
AKL10:30Auckland Intl
1h 50m
ZQN12:20Queenstown Intl
1 Nov
ZQN11:55Queenstown Intl
1h 50m
AKL13:45Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
14 Dec
AKL13:30Auckland Intl
1h 55m
ZQN15:25Queenstown Intl
20 Dec
ZQN04:00Queenstown Intl
1h 45m
AKL05:45Auckland Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to Queenstown

If you're looking for one-way flights from Auckland to Queenstown, view some of our deals below provided by Air New Zealand and Jetstar
Jetstar
27 Sep
AKL10:30Auckland Intl
1h 50m
ZQN12:20Queenstown Intl
Air New Zealand
12 Oct
AKL08:25Auckland Intl
1h 55m
ZQN10:20Queenstown Intl
Multiple Airlines
21 Nov
AKL15:00Auckland Intl
13h 50m
1 stop
ZQN04:50Queenstown Intl

Search last-minute flights to Queenstown from Auckland

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from Auckland to Queenstown
Air New Zealand
22 Aug
AKL02:40Auckland Intl
1h 55m
ZQN04:35Queenstown Intl
25 Aug
ZQN04:20Queenstown Intl
1h 50m
AKL06:10Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
25 Aug
AKL04:00Auckland Intl
1h 55m
ZQN05:55Queenstown Intl
25 Aug
ZQN07:05Queenstown Intl
1h 50m
AKL08:55Auckland Intl
Jetstar
20 Aug
AKL10:30Auckland Intl
1h 50m
ZQN12:20Queenstown Intl
21 Aug
ZQN13:00Queenstown Intl
1h 50m
AKL14:50Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
22 Aug
AKL11:00Auckland Intl
5h 30m
1 stop
ZQN16:30Queenstown Intl
25 Aug
ZQN04:20Queenstown Intl
1h 50m
AKL06:10Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
22 Aug
AKL05:00Auckland Intl
11h 30m
2 stops
ZQN16:30Queenstown Intl
25 Aug
ZQN04:20Queenstown Intl
1h 50m
AKL06:10Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
20 Aug
AKL16:30Auckland Intl
13h 05m
1 stop
ZQN05:35Queenstown Intl
23 Aug
ZQN07:05Queenstown Intl
1h 50m
AKL08:55Auckland Intl

Best airlines flying from Auckland to Queenstown

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AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
JetstarPriceFrom $90Free cancellationRating
7.0
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Air New ZealandPriceFrom $175Free cancellationRating
8.4
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  • Air New Zealand Flights From Auckland to Queenstown

    Air New Zealand flies from Auckland to Queenstown around 30 times per week, with 27 momondo users rating the airline 8.4/10. The cheapest Air New Zealand deal from Auckland to Queenstown in the last 72 hours was $112 (return), much lower than the average airfare cost of $162 for Air New Zealand flights on this route.

  • Jetstar Flights From Auckland to Queenstown

    Another popular option for Auckland to Queenstown flights is Jetstar (7.0/10, 26 ratings). Jetstar flies from Auckland to Queenstown around 11 times per week, with deals starting from $58 return and rising to an average price of around $116.


Jetstar flights from Auckland to Queenstown

Our best Jetstar deals on Auckland to Queenstown flight tickets
Jetstar
23 Nov
AKL13:30Auckland Intl
1h 55m
ZQN15:25Queenstown Intl
30 Nov
ZQN16:00Queenstown Intl
1h 50m
AKL17:50Auckland Intl
Jetstar
21 Nov
AKL13:30Auckland Intl
1h 55m
ZQN15:25Queenstown Intl
29 Nov
ZQN06:00Queenstown Intl
1h 50m
AKL07:50Auckland Intl
Jetstar
26 Sep
AKL10:30Auckland Intl
1h 50m
ZQN12:20Queenstown Intl
1 Nov
ZQN11:55Queenstown Intl
1h 50m
AKL13:45Auckland Intl

Air New Zealand flights from Auckland to Queenstown

Our best Air New Zealand deals on Auckland to Queenstown flight tickets
Air New Zealand
21 Dec
AKL01:25Auckland Intl
1h 50m
ZQN03:15Queenstown Intl
14 Jan
ZQN08:15Queenstown Intl
1h 45m
AKL10:00Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
27 Nov
AKL08:10Auckland Intl
1h 50m
ZQN10:00Queenstown Intl
3 Dec
ZQN15:10Queenstown Intl
1h 45m
AKL16:55Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
22 Aug
AKL02:40Auckland Intl
1h 55m
ZQN04:35Queenstown Intl
25 Aug
ZQN04:20Queenstown Intl
1h 50m
AKL06:10Auckland Intl

  • Are airlines flying from Auckland Intl to Queenstown Intl offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Auckland Intl to Queenstown Intl are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are Jetstar and Air New Zealand. You can search for the full list of airlines such as Jetstar that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is Auckland Intl to Queenstown Intl by plane?

    Auckland Intl and Queenstown Intl are 1043.2 km apart from one another. By plane, this route typically takes 1h 50m.


If you plan to fly to Queenstown from Auckland, your flight will depart from Auckland Airport (AKL). Auckland Airport is one of New Zealand’s main international travel centres and facilitates a high volume of customers each day. Security and check-in points at Auckland Airport are likely to be busy, especially at peak times, so it is recommended that passengers arrive at least two hours before their flight is due to take off. If you’re travelling to the airport by road, you can expect to reach Auckland Airport from the city centre in around 20 minutes. When you arrive in Queenstown, your flight will touch down at Queenstown Airport (ZQN). Queenstown Airport is also the main international hub for the Queenstown area and is located about a 10-minute drive from Queenstown city centre. Public transport is also available at the airport and bus fares to the city are very affordable.

Passengers who want to fly from Auckland Airport to Queenstown Airport will find a wide range of regular direct flights available to choose from. The two main airlines that fly directly between Auckland and Queenstown are Jetstar and Air New Zealand. Flight times on this route for both these airlines are roughly the same, coming in at just under two hours. However, direct flights with Air New Zealand are generally slightly more expensive than Jetstar direct flight prices.

Given the short duration of this trip between Auckland and Queenstown, the majority of flights on this route are direct and involve no stopovers. However, if you would prefer to book a flight with stopovers, there are some options available to you when you fly with Air New Zealand. On some indirect Air New Zealand flights, you will stopover at Christchurch International Airport. This stopover usually adds around one and a half hours onto your trip. You can also select Air New Zealand flights that stopover at Wellington International Airport before they land in Queenstown. Flights on this route are usually around two and a half hours longer than direct flights. It is also possible to book Air New Zealand flights with two stopovers.


New Zealand nationals do not need to have a visa or a passport to travel internally on domestic flights between Auckland and Queenstown. However, it is helpful to carry your passport with you when you fly as it can be used as proof of ID. Airlines and airport check-in services will often ask for proof of ID from passengers before they travel. Having your passport with you can provide you with this.


Alternative routes for Auckland to Queenstown

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Auckland to Christchurch Flights
Fastest flight time1h 20m
Cheapest price$102
Auckland to Wellington Flights
Fastest flight time1h 05m
Cheapest price$95
Wellington to Auckland Flights
Fastest flight time1h 00m
Cheapest price$114
Christchurch to Auckland Flights
Fastest flight time1h 20m
Cheapest price$102
Wellington to Queenstown Flights
Fastest flight time1h 20m
Cheapest price$144
Queenstown to Wellington Flights
Fastest flight time1h 15m
Cheapest price$227
Palmerston North to Auckland Flights
Fastest flight time1h 10m
Cheapest price$139
Dunedin to Auckland Flights
Fastest flight time1h 45m
Cheapest price$247
Wellington to Christchurch Flights
Fastest flight time0h 50m
Cheapest price$113
Auckland to Taupo Flights
Fastest flight time0h 50m
Cheapest price$501
Tauranga to Christchurch Flights
Fastest flight time2h 00m
Cheapest price$230
Auckland to Napier Flights
Fastest flight time1h 05m
Cheapest price$150

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