Cheap flights to New Zealand

Cheap Flights to New Zealand

New Zealand is a dream destination for most travellers, and as soon as you arrive you’ll see why. Sweeping mountains, vast underground caves, massive glaciers, golden-sand beaches, boiling hot springs and more, alongside cool cities and more extreme activities than is good for you. Our cheap flights to New Zealand can help make all this a reality.

Split into two islands, North and South, New Zealand is a cornucopia of unbelievable scenery. You can’t miss Tongariro National Park, Milford Sound, Franz Josef glacier, Waitomo glow-worm caves… there really is just too much to list. Alongside these natural wonders are cities like Wellington, Auckland, and Queenstown, all of them thoroughly modern and perfect for backpackers.

Our cheap New Zealand flights will leave plenty of money left in your pocket to enjoy everything this unforgettable country has to offer.

Flights to New Zealand

Origin Destination Return
London Auckland from £532*
London Auckland from £772*
London Christchurch from £670*

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Tips for Travelling to New Zealand from the UK

Flights to New Zealand from Manchester

If you’re after cheap flights to New Zealand from Manchester, you’re definitely in the right place. StudentUniverse works closely with a range of top airline partners - including Qatar Airways, Emirates, British Airways and more - to offer the best student fares. The fastest flights to New Zealand from Manchester take around 24 hours, with a stop along the way, usually somewhere in the Middle East or Asia. If you’re able to be flexible, you can build a longer stop here into your journey to tick another destination off your bucket list. Trust us, visiting New Zealand is well worth the flying time.

Flights to New Zealand from London

We offer plenty of cheap flights to New Zealand from London, the range of airports there and our selection of airline partners - including Qatar Airways, British Airways, Malaysia Airlines, and more - allowing for plenty of flexibility in your travel itinerary. The distance of New Zealand flights means the fastest take a little under 24 hours, and all will have a stop along the way. If you are able to be flexible and opt for a longer stopover, this may help you find cheaper fares. Search for your flights to New Zealand with StudentUniverse and see what you can find - you won’t regret it.

Airlines that Fly to New Zealand


Air New Zealand


Qatar Airways

British Airways

Singapore Airlines

China Southern

American Airlines

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What is the cheapest time to fly to New Zealand?

The peak season for travelling to New Zealand is between December and February, which is the summer season there. Temperatures will be at their warmest (between twenty and thirty degrees Celsius). This may cause an increase in fares, as well as in accommodation and other costs on the ground. Winter (June to August) sees colder weather and generally higher rainfall, which may drive costs down. Try and be as flexible as you can in your travel plans, and it shouldn’t be too difficult to find cheap flights to New Zealand.

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*NOTE ABOUT FLIGHTS PRICES: All prices were current at the time this was published. Prices are subject to availability and subject to change without notice. Prices are based on searches done in the last 14 days for roundtrip flights from the United Kingdom to select cities. Flight prices vary by date, departure city, arrival city and availability. All taxes/fees are included in the price, except certain government taxes, change fees, and fees imposed in destination and airline baggage fees, if applicable.