Cheap flights from Darwin to Queenstown

Flights starting at £445. Choose between Jetstar Airways, Qantas, or Air New Zealand to find the best price.

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The most popular airlines for this route are Jetstar Airways, Qantas, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia Airlines, and Regional Express. Darwin and Queenstown have 242 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from Darwin to Queenstown

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

New Zealand COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Darwin, DRW can enter New Zealand, but there are restrictions.

Departure

COVID-19 testing
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required
  • Mandatory COVID-19 test on arrival
  • Quarantine may be required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for New Zealand
  • Mandatory New Zealand Travel Declaration

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results required
  • No quarantine 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 Darwin?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Darwin and Sydney, Manila, Perth, Melbourne, Brisbane, Cairns, Cebu, Townsville, Denpasar, Kathmandu, Angeles, Amritsar, Bangkok, Coffs Harbour, Auckland, Phuket City, Hanoi, Adelaide, Taipei, Paris.
What are the most popular routes to and from Queenstown?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Queenstown and Auckland, Wellington, Sydney, Melbourne, Singapore, Perth, Gold Coast, Napier, Brisbane, Christchurch, Manila, Kuala Lumpur, Cairns, Bangkok, Rotorua, Ho Chi Minh City, Tauranga, Adelaide, Tokyo, London.
What airports are near Darwin?
The main airport in Darwin is Darwin International. It is also served by Darwin International.
What airports are near Queenstown?
The main airport in Queenstown is Queenstown. It is also served by Queenstown, Dunedin, Invercargill.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Darwin and Queenstown?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Darwin and Queenstown thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Darwin and Queenstown 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 Darwin and Queenstown?
Currently, you can fly between Darwin and Queenstown with Jetstar Airways, Qantas, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia Airlines, Regional Express.
When's the best time to travel between Darwin and Queenstown?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Darwin and Queenstown, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between Darwin and Queenstown?
Traveling between Darwin and Queenstown, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
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