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Travelers usually depart from Brisbane, Brisbane Train Station, Brisbane - Roma Street, or Brisbane - Albion when they travel from Brisbane to Nelson. The most popular airlines for this route are Air New Zealand, Jetstar Airways, Qantas, Sounds Air, and Virgin Australia Airlines. Brisbane and Nelson have 401 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from Brisbane to Nelson

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Air New ZealandANZNZYesNo
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
Closes 1 hours before flight
QantasQFAQFYesNo
Sounds AirSDAS8NoNo
Virgin Australia AirlinesVOZVAYesNo

New Zealand COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from Brisbane, BNE can enter New Zealand, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • No proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for New Zealand
  • Mandatory New Zealand Travel Declaration
  • Recommended travel insurance

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in New Zealand in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Brisbane?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Brisbane and Proserpine, Sydney, Melbourne, Manila, Denpasar, Perth, Cairns, Bangkok, Hobart, Adelaide, Darwin, Auckland, Townsville, Ho Chi Minh City, City of Newcastle, Mackay, Phuket City, Seoul, Singapore, Canberra.
What are the most popular routes to and from Nelson?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Nelson and Auckland, Wellington, Melbourne, Queenstown, Sydney, Gold Coast, Christchurch, Napier, Kuala Lumpur, London, New Plymouth, Hobart, Hanoi, Seoul, Darwin, Mexico City, Denpasar, Singapore, Dunedin, Stockholm.
Which airports are there in Brisbane?
Brisbane is mainly served by Brisbane. But there are other airports nearby, including Brisbane Archerfield Airport.
What airports are near Brisbane?
The main airport in Brisbane is Brisbane. It is also served by Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Brisbane West Wellcamp, Ballina Byron Gateway.
What airports are near Nelson?
The main airport in Nelson is Nelson. It is also served by Nelson, Woodbourne, Picton Aerodrome, Westport.
What buses and trains depart from Brisbane?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Brisbane, including Air Train Brisbane.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Brisbane and Nelson?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Brisbane and Nelson thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Brisbane and Nelson can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Brisbane and Nelson?
Currently, you can fly between Brisbane and Nelson with Air New Zealand, Jetstar Airways, Qantas, Sounds Air, Virgin Australia Airlines.
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