Cheap flights from Gold Coast to Queenstown

Flights starting at £211. Choose between Jetstar Airways, Air New Zealand, or Virgin Australia Airlines to find the best price.

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Travelers usually depart from Gold Coast, Gold Coast - Varsity Lakes, Gold Coast - Nerang, or Gold Coast - Coomera when they travel from Gold Coast to Queenstown. The distance between Gold Coast and Queenstown is 2309 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Jetstar Airways, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia Airlines, Regional Express, and Qantas. Gold Coast and Queenstown have 203 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Gold Coast to Queenstown

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

New Zealand COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Gold Coast, OOL 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
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in most places

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

How long does it take to travel from Gold Coast to Queenstown?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Gold Coast and Queenstown takes around 3.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Gold Coast and Queenstown?
The flight distance between Gold Coast and Queenstown is 2309 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Gold Coast and Queenstown?
Several carriers operate flights between Gold Coast and Queenstown. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Jetstar Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Gold Coast?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Gold Coast and Sydney, Melbourne, Auckland, Manila, Amritsar, Perth, Ho Chi Minh City, Hobart, New Delhi, Bangkok, Colombo, Kuala Lumpur, Denpasar, Phuket City, Christchurch, Seoul, Ko Samui, Canberra, Da Nang, Phnom Penh.
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, Napier, Brisbane, Christchurch, Darwin, Manila, Kuala Lumpur, Cairns, Bangkok, Rotorua, Ho Chi Minh City, Tauranga, Adelaide, Tokyo, London.
What airports are near Gold Coast?
The main airport in Gold Coast is Gold Coast. It is also served by Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Ballina Byron Gateway, Brisbane West Wellcamp.
What airports are near Queenstown?
The main airport in Queenstown is Queenstown. It is also served by Queenstown, Dunedin, Invercargill.
What buses and trains depart from Gold Coast?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Gold Coast, including Air Train Brisbane.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Gold Coast and Queenstown?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Gold Coast and Queenstown thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Gold Coast and Queenstown can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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