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The distance between Queenstown and Wellington is 640 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Air New Zealand, and Jetstar Airways. Queenstown and Wellington have 63 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Direct flights3344-34
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Jetstar Airways on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Air New Zealand on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Queenstown to Wellington

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

How long does it take to travel from Queenstown to Wellington?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Queenstown and Wellington takes around 1.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Queenstown and Wellington?
The flight distance between Queenstown and Wellington is 640 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Queenstown and Wellington?
Several carriers operate flights between Queenstown and Wellington. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Air New Zealand, Jetstar Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Queenstown?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Queenstown and Auckland, Melbourne, Sydney, 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 Wellington?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Wellington and Auckland, Christchurch, Melbourne, Nelson, Sydney, Brisbane, London, Bangkok, Manila, Tauranga, Kuala Lumpur, Darwin, Ho Chi Minh City, Hamilton, Singapore, Dunedin, Hanoi, Gold Coast, Colombo, Perth.
What airports are near Queenstown?
The main airport in Queenstown is Queenstown. It is also served by Dunedin, Queenstown, Invercargill.
What airports are near Wellington?
The main airport in Wellington is Wellington International. It is also served by Wellington International, Palmerston North, Kapiti Coast, Whanganui Airport.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Queenstown and Wellington?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Queenstown and Wellington thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Queenstown and Wellington 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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