Flights to New Zealand

Return Economy flights to New Zealand from London Heathrow start at £894*

A land of diverse beauty and adventure awaits you.

Take a flight to New Zealand to tour one of the world's most unique countries. Start at the country's largest city, Auckland, in the north. Nestled in a landscape carved by extinct volcanoes, Auckland offers a modern cityscape side-by-side a rugged and embracing countryside. Check out its famous harbour which gives it its nickname 'the City of Sails'. Travel due south and you'll hit Waikato and Hamilton, a growing and vibrant urban town in the centre of the North island. Continue your tour to Wellington, New Zealand's capital and a city rich in history and culture. Visit Te Papa Tongarewa, the national museum, for an insight into the European and Maori history of the country. Hop across the Cook straight to Blenheim and indulge yourself in New Zealand's wine country before travelling down to Christchurch, where modern sophistication meets a rich heritage as the resilient city rebuilds itself.

Return Economy flights to New Zealand from London Heathrow via Dubai and Sydney start at £894 for departures between 9 April and 30 June 2015, Monday to Thursday.* Offer ends 22 October 2014, unless sold out before. Availability may be limited.

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Explore more of New Zealand with the Qantas Walkabout Pass

Flights to New Zealand give you the opportunity to embrace New Zealand's legendary landscape - from the springs and geysers of Te Whakarewarewa to the 'Great Walks' like the Heaphy track. Travel further south and finish your tour in Queenstown, the adventure capital of the world. With bungee jumping, rafting, sky diving, skiing and more all on offer you won't have time to catch a breath in this buzzing town. Find more ideas for great New Zealand trips.

Choose the multi-city option when making your booking to New Zealand to include the Qantas Walkabout Pass.#

Start your holiday in New Zealand today with Qantas.

Return Economy fares for flights to New Zealand from London Heathrow

Be tempted, entertained or simply relax in Qantas International Economy. Enjoy our inflight service including award-winning entertainment on demand and delicious meal choices.

Flights to Return Economy airfare from:* Departure dates Book by
Auckland £894
£920
9 April to 30 June 2015
28 October to 7 December 2014
22 October 2014
Christchurch £889
£915
9 April to 30 June 2015
28 October to 7 December 2014
22 October 2014
Wellington £892
£918
9 April to 30 June 2015
28 October to 7 December 2014
22 October 2014

Flight information

  • Flights between London Heathrow and New Zealand operate via Dubai and Sydney.
  • Prices based on departure Monday to Thursday. A surcharge of £20 per passenger per booking applies for Friday to Sunday departures.
  • Fares may not be available on all flights.

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Book Now, Pay Later

With Book Now, Pay Later, you can hold your seat with a £15 holding deposit per passenger and enjoy the freedom of paying the rest closer to your departure date. Conditions apply. Book Now, Pay Later may be not available for all special fare offers.+

Premium fares

Start your journey from the moment you step on board. Experience Qantas International Business.

+ Book Now, Pay Later is available for bookings from the United Kingdom and availability depends on your departure date. Book Now, Pay Later is not available on round the world fares, fares booked with Classic Award, Any Seat Redemptions or Commercial Points plus Pay, itineraries including Jetstar flights, or where insurance and/or Carbon Offset is chosen. The length of time you have to pay will depend on the fare type and time until departure. Payment must be made in full on or before the due date advised at the time of booking. If you do not pay the fare in full on or before the due date, the booking will be cancelled and your holding deposit will not be refunded. If you choose to pay for your tickets via Qantas Telephone Sales or you cancel the booking, the holding deposit will not be refunded. While your booking is on hold, the total ticket price may change due to amendments in surcharges, taxes and fare adjustments.

Stunning Milford Sound

Kayaking on Milford Sound

Milford Sound's remarkable natural environment features dramatic fiords, spectacular waterfalls and snow-capped peaks.

Depart from Queenstown or Te Anau and enjoy an afternoon cruise or even sleep under the stars for an unforgettable boat ride.

Flightseeing and sea kayaking are two other ways to immerse yourself in this 'Eighth Wonder of the World'.

Wine tasting on Waiheke Island

Just a forty minute scenic ferry ride from downtown Auckland lands you on beautiful Waiheke Island, home to a magical blend of vineyards and olive groves, native forest, beaches, art studios and funky cafés.

Spend a relaxing afternoon sipping and swirling New Zealand's finest wines while enjoying beach views.

Meet the locals

Soak up Maori culture and hospitality in Rotorua, the cultural heart of New Zealand.

Visit an authentic pre-European Maori village, learn carving or weaving from master artists, sample contemporary food cooked using traditional methods, or participate in Maori singing and cultural shows.

After a delicious 'hangi' feast, the thermal hot pools will be calling.

Scenic flights through the Southern Alps

Heli-picnic Lake Wakatipu

There's no better way to experience the mountainous peaks, glaciers, and lakes of the Southern Alps than by taking a breathtaking flight from Queenstown.

It's easy to book your dream day in the sky with plenty of tours available.

Land for a secluded picnic lunch or sip champagne in a chopper. Anything's possible!

Geothermal Phenomena

Geysers, boiling mud pools, and huge volcanic craters are the backdrop in Rotorua, where nature's forces escape by bubbling, steaming and hissing from the inner earth.

Indulge in a thermal pool spa therapy or take a walking tour to discover the sights and wonders of this mysterious city that sits squarely on the Pacific Ring of Fire.

Mt Cook, New Zealand

Explore more of New Zealand with the Qantas Walkabout Pass.

If you book your New Zealand domestic flights at the same time as your Qantas international flights, you could save with the Qantas Walkabout Pass.

Choose the multi-city option when making your return international flight booking to New Zealand to include the Qantas Walkabout Pass.#

# The Qantas Walkabout Pass must be issued together with a Qantas return international fare to New Zealand and it has the same validity as your international ticket. Domestic flights booked as part of the Qantas Walkabout Pass are for travel in economy. Savings are based on a comparison with the year round fare. At times, there may be sale fares available which may be cheaper than the Qantas Walkabout Pass fare for that routing.

Benefits of flying Qantas to New Zealand

Qantas A380 International Business
  • Daily flights from London Heathrow via Australia to Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington.
  • Fly the award-winning Qantas A380, operating daily flights from London Heathrow to Sydney and Melbourne, and choose from four travel classes - First, International Business, International Premium Economy and International Economy.
  • Earn Qantas Frequent Flyer points on every flight.±


± You must be a member of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program to earn and redeem points. Join online now. Membership and points are subject to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program terms and conditions.

Important Information

* Fares: Prices based on payment at qantas.com. For bookings made through Qantas Telephone Sales a fee of £20 per person applies. Prices correct as at 16 October 2014 but may fluctuate if carrier charges, fees, taxes or currency change. Travel is permitted on Qantas and selected airline partners only. Additional airport taxes and fees may be required for stopovers and/or alternative routings. Offer period may be extended at Qantas' discretion. Offer subject to availability at the time of booking.
Maximum stay: Return travel from the last international stopover must commence no later than 12 months after initial departure.
Children and Infants: Discounts apply on international routes.
Rebooking: Date changes on international flights permitted at £100 per change within the ticket validity plus any difference in the fare, carrier charges, fees and taxes and are subject to a local service fee.
Rerouting: £100 per reroute plus any difference in the fare, carrier charges, fees and taxes and subject to a local service fee.
Cancellations: Cancellation fee of £200 applies.
Local service fees: Local service fees apply for any changes to both e-tickets and paper tickets.
New Zealand images courtesy of Tourism New Zealand.
# The Qantas Walkabout Pass must be booked and ticketed together with a Qantas return international fare to Australia and it has the same validity as your international ticket. To include the Qantas Walkabout Pass choose the multi-city option when making your booking at qantas.com
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