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How Much Does it Cost To Fly To Nelson?

One-way flights were as low as NZ$61 and round trip flights were NZ$121 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*
WLG Nelson 9 Feb. - 16 Feb. NZ$121
AKL Nelson 7 Mar. - 31 Mar. NZ$154
CHC Nelson 11 Mar. - 15 Mar. NZ$164
PMR Nelson 10 Feb. - 17 Feb. NZ$354
*Prices include taxes and fees
Origin Destination Travel Dates Flights From*
WLG Nelson 24 Jan. - 27 Jan. NZ$284
CHC Nelson 22 Jan. - 24 Jan. NZ$344
AKL Nelson 23 Jan. - 26 Jan. NZ$374
PMR Nelson 22 Jan. - 25 Jan. NZ$661
*Prices include taxes and fees

How to book cheap flights

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

Cancellation policies vary across airlines, but many still travel to highly impacted areas. Dates may change frequently across Nelson 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 Nelson?

Get cheap flights to Nelson from as low as NZ$61 one way or NZ$121 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 Nelson?

Airlines serving to Nelson are Sounds Air, 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 from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Which Airlines Fly To Nelson?

Sounds Air, Air New Zealand

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Hotels in Nelson

The Hotel Nelson NZ$105
Reviewed on 30 Dec. 2020
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The Hotel Nelson

The Hotel Nelson

40 Waimea Road, Nelson
The Hotel Nelson
    4.5 of 5
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Close to town & hospital.Rasy to find as well,very qjiet

    The Beachcomber Hotel NZ$122
    Reviewed on 7 Dec. 2020
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    The Beachcomber Hotel

    The Beachcomber Hotel

    23 Beach Road, Nelson
    The Beachcomber Hotel
      4.3 of 5
      3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

      Great Location, within short walk of shops, cafes/resurants and the beach. Friendly & Helpful Staff

      Trailways Hotel Nelson NZ$128
      Reviewed on 5 Jan. 2021
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      Trailways Hotel Nelson

      Trailways Hotel Nelson

      66 Trafalgar Street, Nelson
      Trailways Hotel Nelson
        4.5 of 5
        4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

        It was close to town and nice views of the river. Helpful staff. It didnt have any facilities for self catering. Cd do with a microwave and plates etc

        DeLorenzo's Studio Apartments NZ$139
        Reviewed on 7 Aug. 2020
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        DeLorenzo's Studio Apartments

        DeLorenzo's Studio Apartments

        43-55 Trafalgar Street, Nelson
        DeLorenzo's Studio Apartments
          4.8 of 5
          5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          The rooms are large and comfy, with all amenities well set out. Warm and clean. Great reception on arrival.

          ^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on 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.