Cheap flights from Queenstown to Sydney

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The distance between Queenstown and Sydney is 1941 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Air New Zealand, Qantas, Emirates, Jetstar Airways, and Fiji Airways. Queenstown and Sydney have 84 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Sydney, consider visiting Sydney Opera House, and Blue Mountains.

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Check-in for a flight from Queenstown to Sydney

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Air New ZealandANZNZYesNo
QantasQFAQFYesNo
EmiratesUAEEKNoNo
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
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Fiji AirwaysFJIFJYesNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Queenstown to Sydney?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Queenstown and Sydney takes around 3.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Queenstown and Sydney?
The flight distance between Queenstown and Sydney is 1941 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Queenstown and Sydney?
Several carriers operate flights between Queenstown and Sydney. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Qantas, Emirates.
What are the most popular routes to and from Queenstown?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Queenstown and Auckland, Melbourne, Wellington, Gold Coast, Brisbane, Bangkok, Nelson, Manila, Singapore, Napier, Cairns, Perth, Kuala Lumpur, London, Tauranga, Rarotonga, Honolulu, New Plymouth, Krabi, Port Vila.
What are the most popular routes to and from Sydney?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sydney and Melbourne, Auckland, Denpasar, Singapore, Brisbane, Bangkok, Gold Coast, London, Kathmandu, Manila, Perth, Adelaide, Kuala Lumpur, Darwin, Christchurch, Ho Chi Minh City, Tokyo, Ballina, Phuket City, New Delhi.
What airports are near Queenstown?
The main airport in Queenstown is Queenstown. It is also served by Queenstown, Dunedin, Invercargill.
What airports are near Sydney?
The main airport in Sydney is Sydney. It is also served by Canberra, Newcastle, Orange, Illawarra Regional, Bathurst.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Queenstown and Sydney?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Queenstown and Sydney thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Queenstown and Sydney 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.
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