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How Much Does it Cost To Fly To Kaikoura?

One-way flights were as low as NZ$50 and round trip flights were NZ$80 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.


Great Places to Fly From

Origin Destination Travel Dates Flights From*
AKL Christchurch 19 Mar. - 22 Mar. NZ$84
AKL Woodbourne 5 Mar. - 8 Mar. NZ$164
*Prices include taxes and fees
Origin Destination Travel Dates Flights From*
AKL Christchurch 31 Jan. - 4 Feb. NZ$255
AKL Woodbourne 30 Jan. - 1 Feb. NZ$494
*Prices include taxes and fees

How to book cheap flights

How to cancel a flight to Kaikoura due to COVID-19?

Cancellation policies vary across airlines, but many still travel to highly impacted areas. Dates may change frequently across Kaikoura as the situation unfolds, so it’s important for travellers to check in with their airline if they have an upcoming flight. Please visit the customer service portal to learn more about your flight policy surrounding COVID-19.

How to get cheap flights to Kaikoura?

Get cheap flights to Kaikoura from as low as NZ$50 one way or NZ$80 roundtrip right here with Wotif. Need somewhere to stay once you get there? Relax with our price promise. Find a lower price on a hotel or package online up to 24-hours prior to check in and we'll refund the difference.

Which airlines fly to Kaikoura?

Airlines serving to Kaikoura are Sounds Air, Jetstar, Jetstar with Bag, Air New Zealand. You can choose your preferred airline and also departure/arrival times that match your needs.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Here’s an insider tip: Sunday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2019, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Monday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Saturday too; generally, our data showed that it had the highest average ticket price.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

Guess what? Boring old Wednesday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2019, we found that flights purchased on a Wednesday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on a Sunday also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Saturday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you’re booking on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2019, our data shows October is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the December holiday period can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it’s best to get in early during peak periods.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Wotif up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to Wotif’s 2019 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 1-3 weeks prior to travel.

How can I save money on flights?

Looking for clever ways to save on your next trip? Try mixing and matching airlines and fare types. Our data tells us, travellers who booked flights on Wotif in 2019 saved close to 55% off their airfare, when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Wotif.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Which Airlines Fly To Kaikoura?

Sounds Air, Jetstar, Jetstar with Bag, Air New Zealand


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Hotels in Kaikoura

The White Morph - Heritage Collection NZ$196
Reviewed on 10 Jan. 2021
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The White Morph - Heritage Collection

The White Morph - Heritage Collection

92-94 The Esplanade, Kaikoura
The White Morph - Heritage Collection
     
    4.5 of 5
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Lovely beach view, comfortable beds and chairs, a 10 minute walk into the town centre, nice a quiet at night

    Alpine-pacific Holiday Park NZ$84
    Reviewed on 13 Jan. 2021
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    Alpine-pacific Holiday Park

    Alpine-pacific Holiday Park

    69 Beach Road, Kaikoura
    Alpine-pacific Holiday Park
       
      4.2 of 5
      3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      Great location - really convenient to town and lovely and quiet at night

      Kaikoura Quality Suites NZ$143
      Reviewed on 19 Jan. 2021
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      Kaikoura Quality Suites

      Kaikoura Quality Suites

      154 Beach Road, Kaikoura
      Kaikoura Quality Suites
         
        4.4 of 5
        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        friendly staff, easy parking, clean, will stay there again for my next trip to kaikoura!

        Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments NZ$168
        Reviewed on 20 Jan. 2021
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        Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments

        Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments

        126 Esplanade, Kaikoura, Canterbury
        Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments
           
          4.4 of 5
          3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          A really nice place to sit back and relax. We enjoyed the location, across the road from beach. Had full kitchen facilities, and a washing machine. We will be back to stay here again.


          ^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Wotif.co.nz from , as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.