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Cheap flights to New Zealand

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New Zealand, land of discovery and adventure

Holidaymakers are always welcomed to New Zealand by the locals and the laid-back, relaxed nature of the county. It's made up of several islands, with North Island and South Island the two main regions. New Zealand is a former British colony, so English is widely spoken and rugby is the passionately supported national sport.

Natural wonders

A relatively low population per square mile means there are vast swathes of beautiful scenery and nature for you to explore. New Zealand's mild climate all year round creates comfortable temperatures for wandering around in the great outdoors. Make sure to leave enough time to get to and from places of interest, as many roads take detours around mountain ranges.

Abel Tasman National Park is a great place to try kayaking or take a ride in a water taxi. At Milford Sound and Doubtful Sound, a pair of scenic fjords, you can experience two of New Zealand's most popular natural points of interest.

Things to do in New Zealand

Auckland is New Zealand's capital, and it's a modern and cosmopolitan city with plenty of attractions. For amazing views of the city, why not take a trip to the top of the Sky Tower? The 328m metre tower is the country's tallest man-made structure.

See marine life while staying inside at Kelly Tarlton's Sea Life Museum. Outside of Auckland, local attractions include the Toitu Otago Settlers Museum in Dunedin and the International Antarctic Centre in Christchurch.

Shopping and souvenirs

Outside of the duty free goodies when taking flights to New Zealand and back again, there are many special items you can pick up. The country's main exports are wool and wine, and you'll find handicrafts and vintages in most towns and cities. Maori necklaces made from bone or ornamental stones are also popular. Make sure to pick up something related to the kiwi, New Zealand's national bird.

Dining

New Zealand has its own cuisine, a mix of British and Mediterranean influences. There's still a strong Maori presence in the country, seen in dishes such as rewena bread made with fermented potatoes and the 'boil-up' of pork and dumplings. Food is traditionally cooked in a hangi wood oven, and the distinctive taste is an experience in itself.

Dinner is the main meal of the day, so splash out on an evening at one of New Zealand's many fine restaurants. Finish with 'hokey pokey ice cream', which is vanilla with small chunks of honeycomb.

New Zealand travel tips

How long is a flight from England to New Zealand?

It takes around 24 hours to fly from England to New Zealand.

What is the distance between the UK and New Zealand?

The air travel distance between the UK and New Zealand is around 18,388 kilometers or 11,425 miles.

When is the cheapest time to book New Zealand?

Winter months being July and August in the Southern Hemisphere, as well as Feburary after the holiday season, seem to be the cheapest time to fly to New Zealand.


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Flights to Wellington in November

02/11/2020 - 08/11/2020 09/11/2020 - 15/11/2020 16/11/2020 - 22/11/2020
London - Wellington
02/11/2020 - 08/11/2020
from £2,225
11d ago
09/11/2020 - 15/11/2020
from £1,388
9d ago
16/11/2020 - 22/11/2020
from £1,395
1d ago

Flights to Christchurch in November

02/11/2020 - 08/11/2020 09/11/2020 - 15/11/2020 16/11/2020 - 22/11/2020
London - Christchurch
02/11/2020 - 08/11/2020
from £1,745
6d ago
09/11/2020 - 15/11/2020
from £1,341
1d ago
16/11/2020 - 22/11/2020
from £1,525
5d ago

Flights to Auckland in November

02/11/2020 - 08/11/2020 09/11/2020 - 15/11/2020 16/11/2020 - 22/11/2020
London - Auckland
02/11/2020 - 08/11/2020
from £1,198
1d ago
09/11/2020 - 15/11/2020
from £1,169
1d ago
16/11/2020 - 22/11/2020
from £1,185
3d ago

Find flights to New Zealand

  • Cheap flights to Auckland

    Departing from Auckland on Tuesday, 24 November 2020 and returning on Sunday, 29 November 2020

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    2d ago
  • Cheap flights to Christchurch

    Departing from Christchurch on Tuesday, 12 January 2021 and returning on Tuesday, 19 January 2021

    from £818
    41d ago
  • Cheap flights to New Plymouth

    Departing from New Plymouth on Sunday, 10 January 2021 and returning on Sunday, 17 January 2021

    from £1,708
    3d ago
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    Departing from Queenstown on Saturday, 16 January 2021 and returning on Saturday, 23 January 2021

    from £869
    22d ago
  • Cheap flights to Wellington

    Departing from Wellington on Tuesday, 12 January 2021 and returning on Saturday, 16 January 2021

    from £821
    43d ago

Cost of living in New Zealand

Food and drinks Prices average
Beer (0.5 litre) £2.00
Coffee £2.00
Meal at McDonald's £6.00
Water (0.33 litre) £1.00
Transportation Prices average
Monthly pass £78.00
One way tube ticket £2.00
Taxi starting price (normal tariff) £2.00
Clothing Prices average
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M,...) £28.00
1 pair of jeans (Levi's 501 or similar) £56.00
Salaries Prices average
Average monthly disposable salary (net) £1,932.00