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The best prices from London to Queenstown Intl are usually found in November or September, booked 58 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Friday and return on a Tuesday

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 2022: compare London to Queenstown flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Queenstown.
LON - ZQN
Price
£1,125 - £2,018
ZQN
Temperature
3 - 15 °C
ZQN
Rainfall
50 - 80 mm

Popular in

April

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£925

From London (LON) to Queenstown Intl

One-way from

£915

One-way flight 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.
What is the cheapest month to fly from London to Queenstown?

The best pricing can be found in the month of November. Prices to Queenstown from London average £1,244. You can even find prices in November for less than £1,244, as users have found deals to Queenstown from as low as £854. The month of April 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 33%.

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 in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 12% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip 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 17% on the overall cost on flights from London to Queenstown.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 59 days in advance to save up to 40% 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 59 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 £1,706, or £1,951 for flights within the next 24 hours.

Cheap flights from London to Queenstown in June, July 2022

The best prices found for LON to ZQN flights in June, July
24 Jul - 20 Oct
£1,997pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
27 Jul - 20 Oct
£2,002pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
24 Jul - 20 Oct
£2,020pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick

London to Queenstown 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Queenstown from London found for this year
10 Nov - 7 Dec
£1,095pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
28 Oct - 4 Nov
£1,099pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
1 Nov - 22 Nov
£1,171pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from London to Queenstown

Late deals on return flights to Queenstown from London, departing today and this week
8 Jul - 22 Jul
£2,320pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
7 Jul - 21 Jul
£2,358pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
8 Jul - 22 Jul
£2,372pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Queenstown Intl from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to Queenstown
05:25 - 04:35
Air New Zealand
2 stops
36h 10m
LHR - ZQN
Air New Zealand
£915
Jettzy
10:30 - 09:30
Emirates
2 stops
36h 00m
LGW - ZQN
Emirates
£1,242
13:50 - 09:30
British Airways
2 stops
30h 40m
LHR - ZQN
British Airways
£1,325

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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 center 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 Qantas Airways, Singapore Airlines, and Air New Zealand. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from London to Queenstown for under £1,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Queenstown for under £1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £1,095, but on average you can expect to pay £1,280.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Queenstown for under £2,400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to Queenstown within the next 7 days for less than £2,400.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from London to Queenstown round-trip?

According to our current data, Etihad Airways (£1,247), Emirates (£1,321), and British Airways (£1,334) offers the cheapest pricing from London to Queenstown.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from London to Queenstown one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from London to Queenstown are British Airways (£900), Air New Zealand (£915), and Emirates (£925).

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

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

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 cheapest flights from London to Queenstown?

While on average a flight from London to Queenstown is generally £2,703, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is £857. When looking at the most popular route, (London Heathrow - Queenstown Intl), you can expect to pay £1,095 for that flight.

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 can enter Queenstown Intl without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering 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.

Online Travel Declaration - Complete the Travel Declaration process to obtain a Travel Pass prior to arrival in New Zealand.

Request to Travel Form - Use this form if you have a critical reason to travel to New Zealand while the COVID-19 border restrictions are in place.


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 are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering 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 4 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
£1,031 £1,487 No cancel fee 74%
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Singapore Airlines
£1,107 £1,294 No cancel fee 81%
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Air New Zealand
£1,201 £1,818 No cancel fee 78%
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Emirates
£1,498 £1,570 No cancel fee 75%
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