New Zealand Low Cost No Frills Airlines

The New Zealand low cost airlines guide is
a resource for independent travellers looking for
low cost, no-frills or cheap flights to New Zealand...

This resource last updated: February 7th, 2008

Which airlines have cheap flights to New Zealand?

The following airlines provide low fare flights to and from and across New Zealand.
You can go straight to the website of each low cost or low fare airline - highlighted airlines have the largest number of routes.
Or click on each airline description for a quick reference summary showing routes and cheapest fares.

Low cost flights to other Oceanian Destinations
Airports in New Zealand served by budget airlines

Air NZ grab a seat

New Zealand Low Cost Airline

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The routes Air NZ grab a seat operates to and from New Zealand

grab a seat - Flights across New Zealand & the South Pacific

Cook Islands : Direct International Flights

Occasionally offers low fare seats to Rarotonga airport.

Fiji : Direct International Flights

Offers cheap seats to Nadi on Fiji too, albeit intermittently.

New Caledonia : Direct International Flights

Low fare seats are also sometimes available to Noumea.

New Zealand - North Island : Domestic Flights

Air NZ grab a seat randomly makes available low fare flights to 15 destinations on North Island including: Kaitala, Kerikeri, Whangarei, Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Whakatane, Gisborne, Napier, New Plymouth, Wanganui, Palmerston North & Wellington.

New Zealand - South Island : Domestic Flights

Air NZ grab a seat intermittently offers low fare seats to 11 destinations on South Island: Nelson, Blenheim, Westport, Hokitika, Christchurch, Timaru, Oamaru, Dunedin, Invercargill, Queenstown & Wanaka.

Niue : Direct International Flights

Budget fare seats flying to Niue available from time to time.

Norfolk Island : Direct International Flights

Low fare seats available to Norfolk Island on occasion.

Samoa : Direct International Flights

Low fare seats on flights to Apia also randomly available.

Tahiti : Direct International Flights

Cheap seats unpredictably available to the isle of Tahiti.

Tonga : Direct International Flights

Low fare seats also occasionally available to Nuku Alofa.

Vanuatu : Direct International Flights

Budget fare seats sometimes available to Port Vila too.

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air 2 there

New Zealand Low Cost Airline

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The routes air 2 there operates across New Zealand

air 2 there - Cheap internal flights across New Zealand

New Zealand : Direct Domestic Flights

New Zealand regional airline air 2 there offers low fare flights linking Nelson & Blenheim on the south side of Cook Strait with Wellington & Paraparaumu on the north side.

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Freedom Air

New Zealand Low Cost Airline

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The routes Freedom Air operates to and from New Zealand

Freedom Air - Cheap flights across the Tasman Sea

New South Wales : Direct Intl Flights

Connects Hamilton, Palmerston North & Dunedin to Sydney.

Queensland : Direct International Flights

Cheap flights from Hamilton, Palmerston North & Dunedin to Brisbane and four more low cost routes from Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington & Christchurch to the Gold Coast.

Victoria : Direct International Flights

Straightforward budget flights from Dunedin to Melbourne.

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JetStar Airlines

New Zealand Low Cost Airline

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The routes JetStar Airlines operates to and from New Zealand

JetStar Airlines - Cheap flights from Australia to New Zealand

New South Wales : Direct Intl Flights

Direct low cost flights from Christchurch to Sydney.

Queensland : Direct International Flights

Links Christchurch to Cairns, Brisbane & the Gold Coast.

Tasmania : Direct International Flights

Flies low cost from Christchurch to Melbourne to Hobart.

Victoria : Direct International Flights

Connects Christchurch to Melbourne Tullamarine.

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The routes Jetstar International operates to and from New Zealand

Jetstar International - Cheap flights across Asia and Oceania

Bali, Indonesia : Direct International Flights

Flies from Christchurch to Sydney and then to Denpasar.

Hawaii, USA : Direct International Flights

Flies from Christchurch to Sydney and then on to Honolulu.

Japan : Direct International Flights

Offers low cost budget flights from Christchurch to Sydney and then flies onward to Osaka Kansai International.

Thailand : Direct International Flights

Flies from Christchurch to Melbourne Tullamarine in Victoria to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi. Also flies from Christchurch to Sydney in New South Wales and then on to Phuket.

Vietnam : Direct International Flights

Flies from Christchurch to Sydney to Ho Chi Minh City.

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kiwijet

New Zealand Low Cost Airline

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The routes kiwijet operates across New Zealand

kiwijet - Cheap internal flights across New Zealand

New Zealand - North Island : Direct Flights

kiwijet's low cost routes will be announced later in 2008.

New Zealand - South Island : Direct Flights

kiwijet's low cost routes will be announced later in 2008.

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Pacific Blue

New Zealand Low Cost Airline

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The routes Pacific Blue operates to & from and across New Zealand

Pacific Blue - Flights across Oceania from New Zealand

Australia : Flights from Auckland

Pacific Blue flies 13 direct & connecting routes to Australia from Auckland: to Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Canberra, Gold Coast, Hamilton Island, Mackay, Melbourne, Perth, Rockhampton, Sydney, Townsville & the Whitsunday Coast.

Australia : Flights from Christchurch

Pacific Blue offers seventeen direct and connecting routes to mainland Australia from Christchurch: to Adelaide, Ballina Byron, Brisbane, Cairns, Canberra, Darwin, Fraser Coast, Gold Coast, Hamilton Island, Mackay, Melbourne, Perth, Rockhampton, Sydney, Townsville & the Whitsunday Coast.

Australia : Flights from Wellington

Pacific Blue operates eight direct and connecting routes to Australia from Wellington: to Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Canberra, Hamilton Island, Melbourne, Perth & Sydney.

Cook Islands : Direct International Flights

Flies from Auckland to Rarotonga on the Cook Islands. This low fare airline also offers connecting routes from Wellington & Christchurch to Auckland and then on to Rarotonga.

New Zealand : Direct Domestic Flights

Pacific Blue operates no-frills, low cost flights connecting Auckland, Wellington & Christchurch to each other.

Tasmania : Direct International Flights

Budget flights from Christchurch to Hobart & Launceston.

Tonga : Direct International Flights

Offers direct no-frills flights from Auckland to Nuku Alofa.

Vanuatu : Direct International Flights

Low cost flights from Auckland, Wellington & Christchurch to Brisbane in Australia and then on to Port Vila on Vanuatu.

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Polynesian Blue

Samoan Low Cost Airline

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The routes Polynesian Blue operates to and from New Zealand

Polynesian Blue - Cheap flights from Samoa to New Zealand

Samoa : Direct International Flights

Direct low cost flights from Auckland to Apia on Samoa.

Samoa : Indirect International Flights

Flies from Christchurch & Wellington to Apia, via Auckland.

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Sounds Air

New Zealand Low Cost Airline

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The routes Sounds Air operates across New Zealand

Sounds Air - Cheap internal flights across New Zealand

New Zealand : Direct Domestic Flights

Connects Wellington on North Island to Picton, Blenheim, Nelson & Kaikoura on the southern side of Cook Strait.

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