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How Much Does it Cost To Fly To Timaru?

One-way flights were as low as NZ$72 and round trip flights were NZ$324 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 Timaru 12 Feb. - 14 Feb. NZ$354
AKL Timaru 4 Feb. - 5 Feb. NZ$493
*Prices include taxes and fees

How to book cheap flights

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

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

Get cheap flights to Timaru from as low as NZ$72 one way or NZ$324 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 Timaru?

Airlines serving to Timaru are 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 Timaru?

Air New Zealand

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Hotels in Timaru

The Grosvenor NZ$109
Reviewed on 25 Nov. 2020
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The Grosvenor

The Grosvenor

26 Cains Terrace, Timaru
The Grosvenor
    3.9 of 5
    3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Close to town centre for walking & shopping. The bathrooms could do with a little updating.

    Aspen on King Motel NZ$141
    Reviewed on 23 Mar. 2020
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    Aspen on King Motel

    Aspen on King Motel

    51 King Street, Timaru
    Aspen on King Motel
      4.4 of 5
      4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

      Amazing service. Couldn't recommend enough, the motel managers are lovely and the room was great. Super comfortable bed and facilities

      Ashbury Park Motel NZ$119
      Reviewed on 29 Nov. 2020
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      Ashbury Park Motel

      Ashbury Park Motel

      131 Evans Street, Timaru
      Ashbury Park Motel
        4.5 of 5
        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        Lovely host. Made us feel right at home. Great location too - supermarket and takeaway food outlets just a few minutes walk away.

        Coastal Ridge Apartments NZ$170
        Reviewed on 4 Jul. 2020
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        Coastal Ridge Apartments

        Coastal Ridge Apartments

        38 King Street, Timaru
        Coastal Ridge Apartments
          4.8 of 5
          3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

          Very modern and clean. Big bathroom and friendly staff

          ^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.