$51 is the cheapest deal found on momondo in the last two weeks for a flight to Wellington. This flight is from Picton and is 91% cheaper than most flights to Wellington. To find the cheapest price to Wellington from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
If you are unable to visit Wellington during the month of April, then departing from New Zealand during the month August is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around $124.
Most flyers found that booking tickets 60 days in advance of their planned departure date is the best time to get cheap flights to Wellington. During this timeframe, flight prices are around $157. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from New Zealand to Wellington for as low as $82.
The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Wellington is on a Tuesday when prices can be found for as low as $126. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Friday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Wellington on Friday is $162.
Flying to Wellington from New Zealand at midday is the least expensive time of day to depart. momondo users have found prices as low as $140 when looking at flights departing at midday. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Wellington is in the evening when prices are around $180.
When planning your flight to Wellington, it is important to be aware that some months are not as ideal as others. Specifically, the month of July could carry a higher chance of rain, as Wellington sees up to 5.1 inches (130 mm) or more. There are still things to do in Wellington even when it's raining, but be aware that rain is highly probable in the area. Those looking for a great museum with interesting exhibits should take time out of their trip to Wellington to go see New Zealand Cricket Museum. New Zealand Cricket Museum is particularly popular with tourists when the weather in Wellington is not ideal. Shopping centres like Cuba Street Mall are very popular destinations for those visiting the Wellington area. Cuba Street Mall is a great place to go if you’re looking to spend some time inside.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Wellington is possible. If you are planning a flight to Wellington, consider booking flights to Paraparaumu Airport (46 km from Wellington city centre), Picton Koromiko Airport (69 km from Wellington city centre), Blenheim Airport (80 km from Wellington city centre), Palmerston North Airport (129 km from Wellington city centre) or Nelson Airport (129 km from Wellington city centre).
The cheapest airport near Wellington is typically Paraparaumu Airport, with an average price of $66/person. These prices vary based on where travellers are coming from. It is suggested that travellers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.