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The best prices from London to Queenstown Intl are usually found in May or March, booked 37 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from
London (LON) to Queenstown (ZQN)

All the information you need to plan the best LON to ZQN flight in 2021: compare London to Queenstown flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Queenstown.
LON - ZQN
Price
£1,031 - £1,613
ZQN
Temperature
3 - 15 °C
ZQN
Precipitation
50 - 80 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Average price

£800

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

£749

From London (LON) to Queenstown Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Queenstown (LON - ZQN)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from London to Queenstown at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 18% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London to Queenstown?

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Queenstown from London average £884. You can even find prices in May for less than £884, as users have found deals to Queenstown from as low as £688. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Queenstown from London. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 32%.

What is the cheapest day to fly return from London to Queenstown?

Leaving on a Sunday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 15% on the overall cost on flights from London to Queenstown.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London to Queenstown?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 38 days in advance to save up to 20% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 38 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from London to Queenstown 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £1,055, or £1,055 for flights within the next 24 hours.

Cheap flights from London to Queenstown in October, November 2021

The best prices found for LON to ZQN flights in October, November
2 Nov - 9 Nov
£784pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
2 Nov - 9 Nov
£1,031pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
2 Nov - 9 Nov
£1,155pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

London to Queenstown 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Queenstown from London found for this year
2 Nov - 9 Nov
£784pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
2 Nov - 9 Nov
£1,031pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
2 Nov - 9 Nov
£1,155pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From London to Queenstown

What airport do you fly into for flights to Queenstown from London?

If you book a flight to Queenstown from London, you will be flying to Queenstown Intl, which is the city’s only airport. Queenstown Intl (ZQN) is located 3.9 mi from the centre of Queenstown. There are 0 flights from London to Queenstown Intl per day from 6 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from London to Queenstown Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from London to Queenstown Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Singapore Airlines, Air New Zealand, and Emirates. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from London to Queenstown Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from London to Queenstown Intl include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from London to Queenstown for under £800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Queenstown for under £800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £784, but on average you can expect to pay £1,319.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from London to Queenstown return?

According to our current data, Emirates (£1,031), Air New Zealand (£1,437), and Qantas Airways (£1,779) offers the cheapest pricing from London to Queenstown.

What are the cheapest flights from London to Queenstown?

While on average a flight from London to Queenstown is generally £1,236, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is £524. When looking at the most popular route, (London Heathrow - Queenstown Intl), you can expect to pay £784 for that flight.

What are the most popular routes from London to Queenstown?

While some choose either London Gatwick - Queenstown Intl or London Stansted - Queenstown Intl, London Heathrow - Queenstown Intl is the most popular route from London to Queenstown.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from London to Queenstown?

Consider British Airways, Emirates or Etihad Airways when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from London to Queenstown.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Queenstown, New Zealand

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Queenstown from London?

Information is based on travel restrictions from London to Queenstown Intl

Most visitors from London will not be allowed to enter Queenstown Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Queenstown Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London are not required to quarantine after entering Queenstown Intl.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher - Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Do I need a test to fly back to London from Queenstown?

Returning to London from Queenstown Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Queenstown Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to London.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Queenstown Intl are not required to quarantine after entering London.

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Alternative routes for London to Queenstown

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Destination information for Queenstown

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from London to Queenstown.
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Airports servicing London

Gatwick (LGW)
Stansted (STN)
London City (LCY)
Luton (LTN)
Southend (SEN)

Airports servicing Queenstown

Top 5 airlines flying from London to Queenstown Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from London to Queenstown choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
£595 £1,004 No cancel fee 74%
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Singapore Airlines
£628 £931 No cancel fee 81%
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Emirates
£640 £962 No cancel fee 75%
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Etihad Airways
£749 £1,191 No cancel fee 75%
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Air New Zealand
£865 £1,066 No cancel fee 78%
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