In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Taipei for $286/person, which is 29% cheaper than the average flight to Taipei. To find the cheapest price to Taipei from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
In general, June is the cheapest month to fly from New Zealand to Taipei. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $888. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of June, then book flights to Taipei from New Zealand during November instead. Flights to Taipei in November, while not as cheap as those in June, still average around $944.
In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Taipei is about 60 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are $1,066.
Our data shows that Wednesday is the least expensive day to fly to Taipei. Tickets to fly out on this day can be as low as $980. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Sunday because tickets tend to average around $1,208. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Taipei.
Flying to Taipei from New Zealand in the evening is the least expensive time of day to depart. momondo users have found prices as low as $982 when looking at flights departing in the evening. Flights to Taipei are more costly in the morning, with an average ticket price of $1,238. Departure times in the morning fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.
When planning your flight to Taipei, it is important to be aware that some months are not as ideal as others. Specifically, the months of February, March, or April could carry a higher chance of rain, as Taipei sees up to 5.1 inches (130 mm) or more. There are still things to do in Taipei even when it's raining, but be aware that rain is highly probable in the area. For those looking to get out of the rain and do a little shopping, check out Taipei 101.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Taipei is possible. If you are planning a flight to Taipei, consider booking flights to Taipei Taiwan Taoyuan Intl Airport (28 km from Taipei city centre), Hualien City Airport (114 km from Taipei city centre) or Taichung ChingChuanKang Airport (124 km from Taipei city centre).
Taichung ChingChuanKang Airport has an average price of $96 per person and is typically the cheapest airport to fly into when visiting Taipei. This average price does vary based on departure city. Try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool to find the cheapest flight.