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Flights From Gold Coast (OOL) to Queenstown (ZQN) from AU$327

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Cheapest Flights from Gold Coast (OOL) to Queenstown (ZQN)

Airfares from Coolangatta to Queenstown Intl. for one-way flights were as low as AU$327 and round trip flights were AU$552 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Gold Coast to Queenstown Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Gold Coast (OOL) to Queenstown (ZQN)

Work hard, travel harder! Wotif brings you the cheapest Gold Coast to Queenstown flights, making it possible to have a five star holiday without that five star price tag. Browse and compare our top OOL to ZQN routes and airport options. So, go ahead and treat yourself, your sweetheart, or the kids to an unforgettable holiday this year.

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Traveling From Coolangatta
Origin Airport
Origin Airport IATA Code OOL
Traveling To Queenstown Intl.
Destination Airport
Destination Airport IATA Code ZQN
Number of Airlines Serving
Average Flight Time hours mins
Direct Flight Time hours mins
Flight Price AU$552

FAQs about flights from Coolangatta (OOL) to Queenstown Intl. (ZQN)

Can I take a flight from Gold Coast, QLD Airport (OOL-Coolangatta) to Queenstown Airport (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) right now?

If you're travelling from Gold Coast, QLD Airport (OOL-Coolangatta) to Queenstown Airport (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) and wish to avoid getting stuck in a bind, check the Covid-19 Travel Advisor before you book. It's here you'll discover important info on this destination's quarantine and flying restrictions.

How long is the flight from Gold Coast, QLD Airport (OOL-Coolangatta) to Queenstown Airport (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.)?

The flight from OOL to Queenstown Airport lasts on average 4 hours and 49 minutes — think ahead and bring the gear you need to be comfortable.

What airlines fly direct from Gold Coast Airport to Queenstown Airport?

You can't fly directly between Gold Coast Airport and Queenstown Airport at this point in time, but Qantas, Singapore Airlines and Air New Zealand all have flights with just one stopover. Why not take advantage of that layover? Escape your overly-familiar seat mate or indulge in some shopping — see, it ain't all that bad!

What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Queenstown Airport (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) due to COVID-19?

If your travel plans to Queenstown Airport (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) have been affected by COVID-19, you may be able to make a no-change-fee cancellation and score a credit that you can use on another flight. Sign in to your Wotif account to see if your booking is eligible. If you still have questions, our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more info.

Does Wotif offer flights with flexible change policies?

Some airlines offer the option to change your Queenstown Airport (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.) flight without a fee. That way, you won't get stung with extra costs — but you'll have to pay any difference between the old flight and the new one. Stress less by keeping your eye out for the "no change fees" filter when you book.

How many flights are there from Gold Coast Airport to ZQN?

Tighten your seat belt, because your flight to Queenstown is ready for boarding. At least 5 flights operate daily between OOL and Queenstown Airport (ZQN-Queenstown Intl.).

If I'm planning to fly, what are some airlines that have COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules?

There are many airlines that have social distancing rules and use COVID-19 measures, including Air New Zealand, Jetstar and Qantas. Now you can take that long overdue holiday with confidence knowing that strategies, which may include electrostatic cleaning and providing passenger masks, are in place.

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 2020, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Tuesday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Saturday though; 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 Thursday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights purchased on a Thursday 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 Tuesday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you're booking early in the week.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2020, our data shows March is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the month of June can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it's best to get in early if June is your preferred travel month.

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 2020 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 4 weeks to 3 months 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 2020 saved close to 50% off their airfare, when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Gold Coast to Queenstown Flight Deals from AU$552

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For a huge choice of flights, simply enter your travel dates and hit search and we’ll hunt out fantastic deals on one-way, return and multi-city airfares to Queenstown from Gold Coast from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Queenstown in just hour(s) and mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Queenstown from Gold Coast 

Choose from flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$552 and rising to AU$601 depending on the cabin class, travel dates, and airline carrier. And if you’re up for a last-minute getaway, you can get great deals on flights from Gold Coast to Queenstown today!  

Find cheap airfares to Queenstown from Gold Coast 

Here are our insider tips for bagging a flight bargain: 

  • Look for midweek flights and late night, early morning arrival and departure times
  • Check out other airports near Gold Coast and Queenstown
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in September)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

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Great places to stay after flight from Gold Coast to Queenstown

Ramada Hotel & Suites Queenstown Remarkables Park
Ramada Hotel & Suites Queenstown Remarkables Park
3.5 out of 5
24 Hawthorne Drive, Remarkables Park, Frankton, Queenstown, Otago
The price is AU$132 per night from 25 Aug. to 25 Aug.
Located near the slopes, this Queenstown hotel is in the mountains, 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Queenstown Event Centre, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Queenstown Golf ...
4.4/5Excellent! (117 reviews)
"Didnt like hearing shower running at mudnight in anouther room snd them music at 5.45 in the morning... not a good sleep"

Reviewed on 12 Aug. 2020

Ramada Hotel & Suites Queenstown Remarkables Park
Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa
Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa
5 out of 5
Kawarau Village, 79 Peninsula Road, Kawarau Falls
The price is AU$151 per night from 4 Aug. to 4 Aug.
Situated on the waterfront, this luxury hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Remarkables Park Town Centre and Lake Wakatipu. Queenstown Event Centre and Alpine Aqualand ...
4.3/5Excellent! (195 reviews)
"Loved the views and being away from the hustle of the town. Taking the ferry into Queenstown was an added bonus!"

Reviewed on 21 Jul. 2021

Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa
Wyndham Garden Queenstown
Wyndham Garden Queenstown
4 out of 5
32 Red Oak Drive, Remarkables Park, Queenstown
The price is AU$144 per night from 3 Sep. to 3 Sep.
Situated near the airport, this aparthotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Remarkables Park Town Centre and 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Lake Wakatipu. Queenstown Event Centre ...
4.1/5Very Good! (68 reviews)
"Very accommodating, checked us in a little earlier, so we could attend a funeral."

Reviewed on 27 Jun. 2021

Wyndham Garden Queenstown
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

^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.