Skip to main content

Find cheap flights to Queenstown

Select journey type

passengers

Aerial view of Queenstown and The Remarkables at dusk in winter from Bob's Peak

Flights to Queenstown

Find our cheapest flights to Queenstown from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth and more. Test your limits and get the adrenaline pumping in Queenstown – New Zealand's adventure playground. Bungy, swing, zip, glide and bike your way through a huge list of activities or spoil yourself with a trip to a spa or see epic film locations in person.

How long is the flight to Queenstown?

Flight times vary depending on where you depart and whether you require connecting flights. Flights to Queenstown range from just under 5 hours or onwards depending where you depart from and if there are any layovers.

Book cheap airfare to Queenstown

From Sydney (SYD) to Queenstown (ZQN)

Departing 01 Sep 2022

From
$314*

Per person, one way|Economy

From Sydney (SYD) to Queenstown (ZQN)

Departing 20 Sep 2022

From
$314*

Per person, one way|Economy

From Brisbane (BNE) to Queenstown (ZQN)

Departing 02 Oct 2022

From
$343*

Per person, one way|Economy

From Brisbane (BNE) to Queenstown (ZQN)

Departing 01 Sep 2022

From
$353*

Per person, one way|Economy

From Melbourne (MEL) to Queenstown (ZQN)

Departing 08 Sep 2022

From
$317*

Per person, one way|Economy

From Melbourne (MEL) to Queenstown (ZQN)

Departing 14 Jul 2022

From
$317*

Per person, one way|Economy

*Fares displayed have been available for flights searched within the last 24 hours and may not currently be available at time of booking. Flights are one way and may not be available at peak times or on all flights. Fares listed may be our base fare and additional fees (including product upgrade charges or service/card payment fees) may apply. Other terms and conditions may also apply.

Seats to Suit

With Seats to Suit you can select an experience that suits your needs and preferences, to make sure you get the most out of your trip.

Seat - Air New Zealand Seats to Suit 

seat

Perfect for travelling light with 1 carry-on bag (7kg). 
Plus enjoy complimentary tea, coffee, water and gate to gate TV shows, music and games. Find out more about seat.

Seat + Bag - Air New Zealand Seats to Suit 

seat+bag

Take more than carry‐on – get 1 checked bag (23kg).
Complimentary tea, coffee and water are available during the flight, as well as gate-to-gate TV shows, music and games. Find out more about seat+bag.

The Works - Air New Zealand Seats to Suit 

theworks

All-inclusive experience with movies, food and beverage service.
Along with one checked bag (up to 23 kg)*, and a carry-on bag of up to 7 kg, you'll get a meal and drinks. Find out more about theworks.

Works Deluxe - Air New Zealand Seats to Suit 

worksdeluxe

It starts with two priority checked bags (up to 23 kg each), premium check-in and priority boarding. Includes neighbour free guarantee. Enjoy a full meal and free-of-charge drinks.
Find out more about worksdeluxe.

Premium Economy - Air New Zealand Seats to Suit 

premiumeconomy

You'll get two priority checked bags (up to 23 kg each) and two carry-on bags (up to 7 kg each). Enjoy extra leg room, leather seats, premium menu and more.
Find out more about premiumeconomy.

Business Premier™ - Air New Zealand Seats to Suit 

businesspremier™

Your experience starts with premium check-in, extra baggage allowance (three 23 kg checked-in and two 7 kg carry-on), lounge access and priority boarding. Get the ultimate inflight comfort, food and entertainment. Find out more about businesspremier™.

Find the lowest Queenstown airfares

FromToDepartureFare typePrice

Sydney (SYD)

Queenstown (ZQN)

01 Apr 2023

Per person, one way|Economy

Sydney (SYD)

Queenstown (ZQN)

19 Mar 2023

Per person, one way|Economy

Sydney (SYD)

Queenstown (ZQN)

29 May 2023

Per person, one way|Economy

Brisbane (BNE)

Queenstown (ZQN)

23 Oct 2022

Per person, one way|Economy

Brisbane (BNE)

Queenstown (ZQN)

26 Oct 2022

Per person, one way|Economy

Brisbane (BNE)

Queenstown (ZQN)

17 Mar 2023

Per person, one way|Economy

Melbourne (MEL)

Queenstown (ZQN)

10 Oct 2022

Per person, one way|Economy

Melbourne (MEL)

Queenstown (ZQN)

24 Oct 2022

Per person, one way|Economy

Melbourne (MEL)

Queenstown (ZQN)

26 Nov 2022

Per person, one way|Economy

Perth (PER)

Queenstown (ZQN)

18 Oct 2022

Per person, one way|Economy

*Fares displayed have been available for flights searched within the last 24 hours and may not currently be available at time of booking. Flights are one way and may not be available at peak times or on all flights. Fares listed may be our base fare and additional fees (including product upgrade charges or service/card payment fees) may apply. Other terms and conditions may also apply.

Weather in Queenstown

Tuesday broken clouds
7°C 05 Jul 2022
Wednesday scattered clouds
5°C 06 Jul 2022
Thursday overcast clouds
5°C 07 Jul 2022
Friday rain and snow
3°C 08 Jul 2022
Saturday rain and snow
4°C 09 Jul 2022
Sunday light snow
4°C 10 Jul 2022
Monday overcast clouds
5°C 11 Jul 2022
Powered by: OpenWeatherMap.org
Air New Zealand - Airline of the Year 2020

Air New Zealand - six times Airline of the Year winner

Air New Zealand has also won Best Long-Haul Airline Pacific, Best Premium Economy, and Best Economy in 2021 by AirlineRatings.com