May is one of the best times of the year to fly to South Island from Edinburgh. Prices for May average £1,036 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £707. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 34% on your journey compared to booking in December
Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Edinburgh to South Island as you normally would.
Most people fly from Edinburgh Turnhouse (EDI) if they book a flight from Edinburgh to South Island. Edinburgh Turnhouse is conveniently located just 6.8 mi from Edinburgh’s city center.
Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Emirates, Singapore Airlines, and Lufthansa flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to South Island have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.
Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to South Island for under £1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £1,178, but on average you can expect to pay £1,431.
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The cheapest flight price from Edinburgh to South Island is £767. On average you can expect to pay £2,697. The most popular route, (Edinburgh Turnhouse - Christchurch), can usually be booked for £1,188.
When booking a flight from Edinburgh to South Island, you may want to consider flying on British Airways, China Southern or Emirates as they are the most popular for this route.
Information is based on travel restrictions from Edinburgh Turnhouse to South Island
Most visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter South Island.
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 48 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 hours for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to South Island.
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse are not required to quarantine after entering South Island.
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.
Returning to Edinburgh Turnhouse from South Island
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from South Island are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Edinburgh Turnhouse.
Visitors from South Island are not required to quarantine after entering Edinburgh Turnhouse.
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