Flights to New Zealand

With a new daily connection to Auckland over Melbourne, there is even more ways to access all New Zealand has to offer.

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.

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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.

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

Return Economy fares for flights to New Zealand from Dubai

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Flights to Auckland

Flights to Christchurch

Flights to Wellington

Flight information

  • Flights between Dubai and New Zealand operate via Sydney and Melbourne.
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Never has there been a better time to take off to New Zealand. Check out our fantastic range of activities and experiences.


Auckland Bridge Climb - Bridge climb off Auckland Bridge on your New Zealand Adventure holiday.

Auckland Harbour Dinner Cruise - Sniff the sea breeze, enjoy stunning views and fabulous food on one of these great sailing cruises.



Milford Sound Full day tour - Marvel at the sheer cliffs, waterfalls and peaks of the World Heritage listed Milford Sound.

Bungee jumping in Queenstown - Test your limits with thrilling bungee jumping activities in New Zealand.

Wine Country

New Zealand is world famous for producing spectacular award winning wines. It is not hard to imagine why many holiday goers, make their whole trip to New Zealand about food and wine.

See what Australian Way editor Susan Skelly suggests for where to stay, taste and eat in New Zealand wine country.


The Napier wine region, including Hawke's Bay is known for its beautiful weather, outstanding architecture and producing world class wines, including Merlot, Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon. On Saturday mornings stop by the Napier Farmers market for delicious artisan foods and fresh produce. Or for more culinary delights try an orchard, farm, honey, cheese or chocolate tour.

Some great wineries to visit are:

  • Church Road
  • Crossroads
  • Hettinga Estate
  • Lime Rock
  • Mission Estate
  • Morton Estate
  • Sacred Hill
  • Te Mata Estate
Bay of Islands

Auckland is renowned for producing premium quality wines and is home to some of the country's oldest wineries, Auckland is famous for producing chardonnay, merlot and cabernet sauvignon wines. The regions boutique vineyards are situated in clusters in five distinct areas; Waiheke Island, west Auckland, northwest Auckland, north Auckland (around Matakana) and the Clevedon Valley. You can hire a car and go from cellar door to cellar door whilst taking in the beautiful countryside or take an organised tour.

Some great wineries to visit are:

  • Brick Bay Wines
  • Coopers Creek Winery
  • Gold Water Estate
  • Landmark Estate Wines
  • Matakana Estate
  • Peninsula estate Wines
  • Stoneyridge Vineyard
  • Villa Maria

Learn more about New Zealand from our experts at Travel Insider

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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.#

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# 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.

Why Fly Qantas

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  • Daily flights from Dubai via Australia to Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington.
  • Fly the award-winning Qantas A380, operating daily flights from Dubai 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.±

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± 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

^ 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 terms and conditions of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program. Qantas Frequent Flyers can pay less money by redeeming points using Points + Pay. As long as you have at least 5,000 points then the mix is up to you! To access the option to use points or Points + Pay when making a booking with Qantas, you must be a Qantas Frequent Flyer member logged into your Qantas Frequent Flyer account and have the required number of points in your account at the time of booking. Points + Pay allows you to reduce the amount you pay for most flights booked on by making a booking using points and money. You can choose the number of points you redeem above a specified minimum level and pay an amount on your credit card to obtain your Award. By using Points + Pay, you will be making a Qantas & Jetstar Any Seat Award booking. Points + Pay not available with Classic Award flights. Any Seat Award fare conditions will apply to your booking. Minimum point levels are subject to change. See for more information and full terms and conditions.
# The Qantas Walkabout Pass must be purchased simultaneously with a Qantas international return airfare. Travel is in Economy on Qantas or on Qantas codeshare flights operated by Jetstar.