Cheap flights from Queenstown to Auckland (ZQN - AKL) from $40

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 8/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
ZQN — AKL
Jun 25 — Jul 21

The best prices from Queenstown Intl to Auckland Intl are usually found in May or June, booked 56 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Monday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Queenstown to Auckland

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Queenstown (ZQN) to Auckland (AKL). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated Juni 20, 2024.

Popular in

February

Cheapest in

May

Round-trip from

$1,022

One-way from

$104
High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop
From Queenstown Intl to Auckland Intl
One-way flight from Queenstown Intl to Auckland Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Queenstown to Auckland?

Tuesday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Queenstown to Auckland. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Auckland.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Queenstown to Auckland?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 57 days in advance, which can save you up to 276% on flights from Queenstown to Auckland compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 57 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $158. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $158.

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Auckland from Queenstown. Prices for May average $188 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $68. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of February. Opting for a May flight can save you 49% on your journey compared to booking in February

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from ZQN to AKL?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 42% on flights from Queenstown to Auckland by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap Queenstown to Auckland flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Queenstown to Auckland specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Prices were last updated on Juni 20, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Auckland in 2024 at this time. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Mo 7/291:00 pmZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Mi 7/3110:35 amAKL - ZQN
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Deal found 6/19$155
Mi 7/1010:45 amZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Mi 7/102:25 pmAKL - ZQN
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Deal found 6/20$230
Do 7/117:00 amZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mAir New Zealand
Fr 7/127:20 pmAKL - ZQN
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/20$240
Do 7/117:00 amZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mMultiple Airlines
Sa 7/136:30 pmAKL - ZQN
1 stop15h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$260
Do 7/117:00 amZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mAir New Zealand
Fr 7/126:00 amAKL - ZQN
1 stop14h 35mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/20$270
Do 7/117:00 amZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mMultiple Airlines
Sa 7/137:10 amAKL - ZQN
Nonstop1h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$271
Do 7/117:20 amZQN - AKL
1 stop5h 05mAir New Zealand
Fr 7/126:00 amAKL - ZQN
1 stop14h 35mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/20$305
Fr 6/218:25 pmZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mAir New Zealand
So 6/237:20 pmAKL - ZQN
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/20$313
Do 7/117:20 amZQN - AKL
2 stops7h 30mAir New Zealand
Fr 7/126:00 amAKL - ZQN
1 stop14h 35mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/20$330

Queenstown to Auckland 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Queenstown and Auckland in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated Juni 20, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Auckland in 2024 at this time. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Do 8/110:25 amZQN - AKL
2 stops4h 25mAir New Zealand
So 8/49:00 amAKL - ZQN
1 stop3h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/20$97
Mo 7/291:00 pmZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Mi 7/3110:35 amAKL - ZQN
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Deal found 6/19$155
Do 8/110:45 amZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
So 8/48:15 amAKL - ZQN
Nonstop1h 55mJetstar
Deal found 6/20$190
Mi 7/1010:45 amZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Mi 7/102:25 pmAKL - ZQN
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Deal found 6/20$230
Do 7/117:00 amZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mAir New Zealand
Fr 7/127:20 pmAKL - ZQN
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/20$240
Do 8/18:25 pmZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mAir New Zealand
So 8/410:00 amAKL - ZQN
1 stop5h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/19$245
Do 8/18:25 pmZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mAir New Zealand
So 8/49:00 amAKL - ZQN
1 stop3h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/20$247
Do 8/17:20 amZQN - AKL
2 stops5h 30mAir New Zealand
So 8/46:45 amAKL - ZQN
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/19$250
Do 7/117:00 amZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mMultiple Airlines
Sa 7/136:30 pmAKL - ZQN
1 stop15h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$260

Queenstown to Auckland flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Queenstown to Auckland for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated Juni 20, 2024.
Check out these flights departing soon from Queenstown to Auckland. It's wise to confirm all flight details are correct before booking.
Do 6/2710:45 amZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Di 7/210:35 amAKL - ZQN
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Deal found 6/19$132
Do 6/2710:45 amZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Di 7/27:30 pmAKL - ZQN
1 stop14h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/19$195
Fr 6/218:25 pmZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mAir New Zealand
So 6/237:20 pmAKL - ZQN
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/20$313
Fr 6/211:05 pmZQN - AKL
1 stop7h 20mAir New Zealand
So 6/236:45 amAKL - ZQN
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/20$362

One-way flights to Auckland from Queenstown

Search for one-way flight options from Queenstown to Auckland. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated Juni 20, 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Queenstown to Auckland can choose from these deals. Users needing a return flight from Queenstown to Auckland should utilize the search form above.
Di 8/610:45 amZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Deal found 6/19$40
Mi 11/274:50 pmZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Deal found 6/19$49
Do 8/221:00 pmZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Deal found 6/18$52
Di 7/24:50 pmZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Deal found 6/19$55
Do 11/2810:45 amZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Deal found 6/19$61
Fr 11/294:50 pmZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Deal found 6/20$65
Sa 8/109:40 amZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Deal found 6/18$67
Fr 12/134:50 pmZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Deal found 6/19$74
Di 12/1710:45 amZQN - AKL
Nonstop1h 50mJetstar
Deal found 6/19$77

Find flights from Queenstown to Auckland within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Queenstown to Auckland that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated Juni 20, 2024.

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Queenstown IntlAuckland Intl

ZQN - AKL

ZQNAKL

Queenstown Intl

Di 7/23

Nonstop1h 50m

Auckland Intl

Mi 7/24

Nonstop1h 50m

$126

Queenstown IntlAuckland Intl

ZQN - AKL

ZQNAKL

Queenstown Intl

Mo 7/29

Nonstop1h 50m

Auckland Intl

Mi 7/31

Nonstop1h 50m

$155

Queenstown IntlAuckland Intl

ZQN - AKL

ZQNAKL

Queenstown Intl

Do 8/1

1 stop5h 35m

Auckland Intl

So 8/4

Nonstop1h 55m

$234

Queenstown IntlAuckland Intl

ZQN - AKL

ZQNAKL

Queenstown Intl

Do 7/11

Nonstop1h 50m

Auckland Intl

Fr 7/12

Nonstop1h 55m

$240

Queenstown IntlAuckland Intl

ZQN - AKL

ZQNAKL

Queenstown Intl

Do 8/1

Nonstop1h 50m

Auckland Intl

So 8/4

1 stop5h 20m

$245

Queenstown IntlAuckland Intl

ZQN - AKL

ZQNAKL

Queenstown Intl

Do 8/1

2 stops5h 30m

Auckland Intl

So 8/4

Nonstop1h 55m

$250

Queenstown IntlAuckland Intl

ZQN - AKL

ZQNAKL

Queenstown Intl

Do 8/1

2 stops4h 30m

Auckland Intl

So 8/4

Nonstop1h 55m

$251

Queenstown IntlAuckland Intl

ZQN - AKL

ZQNAKL

Queenstown Intl

Do 7/11

Nonstop1h 50m

Auckland Intl

Sa 7/13

1 stop15h 20m

$260

Queenstown IntlAuckland Intl

ZQN - AKL

ZQNAKL

Queenstown Intl

Do 7/11

Nonstop1h 50m

Auckland Intl

Sa 7/13

Nonstop1h 55m

$271

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Deals found on 6/19

How far ahead should I book a flight from Queenstown to Auckland?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Queenstown to Auckland. Price data was last updated on June 14, 2024.
Booking 56 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Queenstown to Auckland. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Queenstown to Auckland?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Queenstown to Auckland. Price data was last updated on June 16, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Queenstown to Auckland flight should consider departing on Friday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Queenstown to Auckland

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Temperature and rainfall in Auckland by month

Plan your trip to Auckland by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

AKL

Temperature

51.8 - 68 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Auckland, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 68.0 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of July, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 51.8 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Auckland

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Auckland. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Auckland. Reviews last updated Juni 20, 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with Jetstar and Air New Zealand from Queenstown to Auckland to help guide your decision. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.2
Very good
587 reviews

Crew

8.7

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.2

Entertainment

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

8.2
Very good
587 reviews
8.2
Very good
587 reviews

Crew

8.7

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.2

Entertainment

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

6.8
Okay
603 reviews
8.2
Very good
587 reviews

Crew

8.7

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.4

Overall

8.2

Entertainment

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Queenstown to Auckland. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airports do I use to fly from Queenstown to Auckland?

    Auckland Intl is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Auckland from Queenstown Intl. Booking flights from Queenstown Intl (ZQN) to Auckland Intl (AKL) should be relatively easy as there are 38 daily flights to Auckland from 2 different airlines. 1h 50m is how long a flight from Queenstown to Auckland Intl will take if you book a nonstop flight.

  • Can I find flights from Queenstown to Auckland for under $200 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Queenstown to Auckland for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $126, but on average you can expect to pay $462.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Queenstown to Auckland for under $200 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 5 direct flights from Queenstown to Auckland under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Queenstown to Auckland is less than $196.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Queenstown to Auckland for under $200?

    There are currently 4+ open flights from Queenstown to Auckland within the next 7 days for less than $200.

  • What days are nonstop flights available from Queenstown to Auckland?

    You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Thursday.

  • How popular is this Queenstown to Auckland flight route?

  • How many flights depart from Queenstown to Auckland on average per day?

    Per day, 2 flights depart from Queenstown to Auckland on average.
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

  • How long is the flight from Queenstown to Auckland?

    Departing from Queenstown to Auckland will take you 1h 50m. Airlines will cover a distance of 640 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Queenstown to Auckland round-trip?

    Jetstar, at $126, was found to be the cheapest airline from Queenstown to Auckland. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Air New Zealand. You may be able to fly from Queenstown to Auckland for 32% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Queenstown to Auckland?

    No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Queenstown to Auckland consider choosing Air China (95%), ANA (95%) or Singapore Airlines (94%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

  • What are the cheapest flights from Queenstown to Auckland?

    While on average a flight from Queenstown to Auckland is generally $650, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $48. When looking at the most popular route, (Queenstown Intl - Auckland Intl), you can expect to pay $189 for that flight.

  • What does ZQN to AKL mean?

    Queenstown Intl Airport is ZQN and Auckland Intl Airport is AKL. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Queenstown to Auckland that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Queenstown to Auckland flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Queenstown to Auckland with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Queenstown to Auckland flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Queenstown to Auckland that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Queenstown to Auckland flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Queenstown to Auckland?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Queenstown to Auckland.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Queenstown to Auckland?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Queenstown to Auckland by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Queenstown to Auckland that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Queenstown to Auckland offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Queenstown to Auckland?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Queenstown to Auckland flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Queenstown to Auckland flight deals updated?

    The Queenstown to Auckland flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/20.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Queenstown to Auckland?

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Queenstown to Auckland (average of $1,022). Flying from Queenstown to Auckland in July is currently the most expensive (average of $1,553). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Queenstown to Auckland

Discover the top 2 airlines that operate flights from Queenstown to Auckland. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated Juni 20, 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
JetstarCheapest$111Average$214FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
Air New ZealandCheapest$155Average$259FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%

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Hourly flight availability from Queenstown to Auckland

Find hourly flight availability from Queenstown to Auckland. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated Juni 20, 2024.
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37%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
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Weekly flight availability from Queenstown to Auckland

Explore weekly flight availability from Queenstown to Auckland. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated Juni 20, 2024.
Sunday22daily flights
Monday53daily flights
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