Cheap flights from Auckland to Nelson (AKL - NSN)

AKL — NSN
Jun 23 — Jun 301

The best prices from Auckland Intl to Nelson are usually found in December or January, booked 61 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Monday

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

Flights from Auckland to Nelson are found to be more expensive on Thursday. 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 Nelson.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 69% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Auckland to Nelson 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $213, or $256 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

December is one of the best times of the year to fly to Nelson from Auckland. Prices for December average $201 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $101. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of March. Opting for a December flight can save you 8% on your journey compared to booking in March

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

When flying from Auckland to Nelson, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 34% versus a flight in the afternoon.

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Auckland to Nelson. Price data was last updated on June 14, 2024.
The best time to book flights from Auckland to Nelson is 61 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Auckland to Nelson?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Auckland to Nelson. Price data was last updated on June 16, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Auckland to Nelson flight should consider departing on Wednesday at noon when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday afternoons 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 Auckland to Nelson

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Nelson from Auckland with our price prediction graph.
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  • What days are nonstop flights available from Auckland to Nelson?

    You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Wednesday, Friday, Saturday.

  • How popular is this Auckland to Nelson flight route?

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

    Travelers can expect 8 flights from Auckland to Nelson on average per day.
    Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 25% of flight departures
    Morning (6am - Noon) - 63% of flight departures
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 13% of flight departures

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

    Before booking your flight to Nelson from Auckland, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Air New Zealand (82%), Qantas Airways (80%), Air China( 75%).

  • What does AKL to NSN mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Auckland Intl Airport to Nelson Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a AKL to NSN flight.

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Auckland to Nelson 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 Auckland to Nelson with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Auckland to Nelson 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 Auckland to Nelson that include hotel bookings?

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

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

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

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

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Auckland to Nelson 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 Auckland to Nelson that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Auckland to Nelson 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 Auckland to Nelson?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Auckland to Nelson 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.

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Top airline flying from Auckland to Nelson

Discover the top airline that operate flights from Auckland to Nelson. 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 3,263,674 searches. Data last updated June 18, 2024.
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Air New ZealandCheapest$105Average$192FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%

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Hourly flight availability from Auckland to Nelson

Find hourly flight availability from Auckland to Nelson. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated June 18, 2024.
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36%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
6%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Auckland to Nelson

Explore weekly flight availability from Auckland to Nelson. 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 June 18, 2024.
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Monday23daily flights
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