Cheap flights from Nelson to Palmerston North

Flights starting at £78. Choose between Air New Zealand, Jetstar Airways, or Sounds Air to find the best price.

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The distance between Nelson and Palmerston North is 228 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Air New Zealand, Jetstar Airways, Sounds Air, and Origin Air. Nelson and Palmerston North have 125 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Nelson to Palmerston North

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Air New ZealandANZNZYesNo
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
Closes 1 hours before flight
Sounds AirSDAS8NoNo
Origin AirOGNORIGINYesNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Nelson to Palmerston North?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Nelson and Palmerston North takes around 0.83 hours.
What is the flight distance between Nelson and Palmerston North?
The flight distance between Nelson and Palmerston North is 228 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Nelson and Palmerston North?
Several carriers operate flights between Nelson and Palmerston North. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Origin Air.
What are the most popular routes to and from Nelson?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Nelson and Auckland, Wellington, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Sydney, Brisbane, Christchurch, Rarotonga, Denpasar, Singapore, Hobart, Napier, Dublin, Queenstown, Los Angeles, Phuket City, Tokyo, Mackay, Proserpine, Davao.
What are the most popular routes to and from Palmerston North?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Palmerston North and Auckland, Melbourne, Christchurch, Queenstown, Tauranga, Bangkok, Sydney, Gold Coast, Perth, Manila, Dunedin, Kuala Lumpur, London, Brisbane, Davao, Athens, Da Nang, Cairns, Sapporo, Apia.
What airports are near Nelson?
The main airport in Nelson is Nelson. It is also served by Nelson, Woodbourne, Picton Aerodrome, Westport.
What airports are near Palmerston North?
The main airport in Palmerston North is Palmerston North. It is also served by Wellington International, Hawke's Bay, Palmerston North, New Plymouth, Taupo, Whanganui Airport, Kapiti Coast.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Nelson and Palmerston North?
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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.
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