Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Queenstown (ZQN)

LAX — ZQN
Feb 5 — Feb 121

The best prices from Los Angeles to Queenstown Intl are usually found in April or March, booked 28 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Los Angeles (LAX) to Queenstown (ZQN)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to ZQN flight in 2023: compare Los Angeles to Queenstown flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Queenstown.

LAX - ZQN

Price

$1,160 - $1,993

ZQN

Temperature

37.4 - 59 °F

ZQN

Rainfall

2 - 3.1 inches

Popular inSeptemberHigh demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
Cheapest inAprilBest time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop
Round-trip from$1,160From Los Angeles to Queenstown Intl
One-way from$515One-way flight from Los Angeles to Queenstown Intl

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

Users have found that leaving on a Friday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 22% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

To save up to 37% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 29 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Los Angeles to Queenstown from $1,807 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $2,152 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Queenstown?

April can be a great time to fly to Queenstown from Los Angeles with a flight ticket averaging about $1,532. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as $1,127. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of September.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Queenstown (LAX - ZQN)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to Queenstown at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 18% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Queenstown in January, February 2023

The best prices found for LAX to ZQN flights for January, February
Feb 24 - Mar 5
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

20h 25m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

41h 25m
$1,455

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 24 - Mar 5
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

25h 25m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

20h 35m
$1,474

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 24 - Mar 5
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

20h 25m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

20h 35m
$1,526

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Los Angeles to Queenstown 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Queenstown from Los Angeles found for this year
Nov 20 - Nov 28
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

23h 45m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

22h 25m
$1,124

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Mar 8 - Mar 13
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

23h 20m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

21h 44m
$1,131

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Aug 17 - Aug 21
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

49h 30m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

40h 00m
$1,168

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Los Angeles to Queenstown

Jun 10 - Jun 18
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

20h 30m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

33h 35m
$1,463

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 6 - Feb 11
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

21h 55m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

21h 55m
$2,334

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Los Angeles to Queenstown

Jun 10 - Jun 18
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

19h 10m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

36h 15m
$1,475

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Jun 10 - Jun 18
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

19h 10m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

36h 15m
$1,477

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 9 - Feb 19
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

1 stop

18h 20m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

22h 45m
$2,177

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Queenstown

Late deals on return flights to Queenstown from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
Feb 9 - Feb 19
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

27h 00m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

21h 10m
$1,534

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 9 - Feb 19
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

24h 00m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

15h 50m
$1,635

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 9 - Feb 19
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

23h 10m
ZQN

Queenstown Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

23h 25m
$1,784

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

One-way flights to Queenstown from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Queenstown
May 17
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

44h 10m
$515

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Apr 25
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

49h 30m
$535

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

May 25
LAX

Los Angeles

ZQN

Queenstown Intl

2 stops

44h 10m
$536

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Queenstown

Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Overall

8.4

Boarding

9.0

Crew

9.4

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.8

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Overall

8.4

Boarding

9.0

Crew

9.4

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.8

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Qantas Airways
7.0
Good
112 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Overall

8.4

Boarding

9.0

Crew

9.4

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.8

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Los Angeles to Queenstown flights.

Which airlines flying from Los Angeles to Queenstown Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways, and Virgin Australia are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Queenstown for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Queenstown for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,131, but on average you can expect to pay $1,305.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Queenstown for under $1,600?

There are currently 11+ open flights from Los Angeles to Queenstown within the next 7 days for less than $1,600.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Los Angeles to Queenstown?

The most popular airlines flying from Los Angeles to Queenstown are Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways and Virgin Australia. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Queenstown?

While on average a flight from Los Angeles to Queenstown is generally $2,926, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $661. When looking at the most popular route, (Los Angeles - Queenstown Intl), you can expect to pay $1,129 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Queenstown

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 3 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Queenstown

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Queenstown choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Virgin AustraliaCheapest$568Average$1,168FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$1,215Average$1,580FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$1,220Average$1,713FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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