Flights to New Zealand from $189 each way for winter holiday fun
Discounted flights available to five popular cities during peak ski season.
Air New Zealand is discounting its trans-Tasman fares for as little as $189 each way across two sales this month.
The lowest fares we found are for flights to Christchurch from Sydney or Melbourne. Flights are also available to Auckland, Queenstown, Dunedin and Wellington from seven cities across Australia.
Some of the other highlights of the sale include flights from Gold Coast to Christchurch for $195, Brisbane to Dunedin for $199, Melbourne to Auckland for $210, Melbourne to Queenstown for $249 and Sydney to Wellington for $270.
The best part? Not only do you have some last-minute travel dates to choose from for the procrastinators among us but you’ve also got your pick of the best winter dates to visit New Zealand. Try your hand at snow sports like skiing during June to August for the best weather.
Sale fares don't include extras like checked baggage or in-flight meals, but these can be added on at the time of booking from an extra $20.
The Auckland and Wellington sale routes end on 30 May but if you’re heading to Christchurch, Queenstown or Dunedin then you’ll have to get in quick as the sale ends on 5 May.
Check out our table of example routes and fares below or head to Air New Zealand here for full details and to book.
How good are these fares?
These fares are $21 more expensive than a recent Air New Zealand sale but this time around there are heaps more dates and departure cities on offer.
New Zealand flights on sale:
|From||To||Return fare||Travel dates||Book|
|Melbourne||Christchurch||$189||23 May - 25 June, 23 July - 16 September, 15 October - 28 October, 15 November - 15 December||Book your New Zealand flight|
|Melbourne||Auckland||$210||15 May - 28 June, 24 July - 14 September||Book your New Zealand flight|
|Melbourne||Queenstown||$249||26 May - 16 June, 14 August - 30 August, 3 September - 14 September, 20 October - 27 October, 16 November - 12 December||Book your New Zealand flight|
|Melbourne||Wellington||$254||16 May - 30 June, 25 July - 17 September||Book your New Zealand flight|
|Sydney||Christchurch||$189||24 May - 27 June, 16 July - 19 September, 16 October - 13 December||Book your New Zealand flight|
|Sydney||Auckland||$246||14 May - 28 June, 23 July - 26 September, 15 October - 27 October||Book your New Zealand flight|
|Sydney||Queenstown||$249||24 May - 26 June, 23 July - 31 July, 6 August - 25 September, 22 October - 13 December||Book your New Zealand flight|
|Sydney||Wellington||$270||15 May - 28 June, 23 July - 26 September||Book your New Zealand flight|
|Brisbane||Christchurch||$199||28 May - 25 June, 6 August - 13 September, 15 October - 21 October, 1 November - 11 December||Book your New Zealand flight|
|Brisbane||Dunedin||$199||1 June - 26 June, 31 July - 18 September||Book your New Zealand flight|
|Brisbane||Auckland||$242||14 May - 21 June, 6 August - 16 September||Book your New Zealand flight|
|Brisbane||Queenstown||$249||23 May - 26 May, 28 May - 6 June, 19 August - 2 September, 4 September - 16 September||Book your New Zealand flight|
|Perth||Christchurch||$429||22 May - 21 June, 23 July - 14 September, 15 October - 12 December||Book your New Zealand flight|
|Adelaide||Christchurch||$279||21 May - 25 June, 23 July - 15 September, 15 October - 15 December||Book your New Zealand flight|
|Gold Coast||Christchurch||$195||23 May - 6 June, 20 June - 26 June, 5 September - 16 September, 3 November - 12 December||Book your New Zealand flight|
|Cairns||Christchurch||$279||14 June - 24 June, 3 July - 10 July, 21 August - 19 September, 18 October - 28 October||Book your New Zealand flight|
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