The best deal found on momondo in the last two weeks was a flight to Nelson from Nelson for $32. This is 95% cheaper than most flight deals to Nelson. To find the cheapest price to Nelson from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
The cheapest month to fly to Nelson from Australia is in August. Flight prices, which tend to average around $499, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you don’t want to visit Nelson in August, then you should wait until September to fly from Australia, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of $521.
You are more likely to see cheaper flights to Nelson from Australia when booking 51 days ahead of your departure date. In general, you can expect to find flights to Nelson for around $624 when searching 51 days out.
The cheapest day to depart from Australia to Nelson is on a Tuesday when prices can be found for as low as $535. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Sunday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Nelson on Sunday is $824.
Our most recent data shows that the best time of day to fly to Nelson is in the afternoon. Flights from Australia to Nelson during this time can be as low as $626. In the morning is when there is more demand to fly to Nelson, so prices are often more expensive at around $715 per ticket.
Nelson is known for trails like Abel Tasman Coast Track which offer beautiful terrain and views to hikers, especially when the weather is just a bit warm with a low chance for rain. Hiking in the area is often enjoyed most when the weather begins warming up and the chance for rain is low. Considering this, it would be recommended to fly to Nelson during January, February, and March to take advantage of the warmer weather and go for a hike.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Nelson is possible. If you are planning a flight to Nelson, consider booking flights to Blenheim Airport (56 km from Nelson city centre), Picton Koromiko Airport (57 km from Nelson city centre), Takaka Airport (66 km from Nelson city centre), Wellington Airport (127 km from Nelson city centre) or Kaikoura Airport (132 km from Nelson city centre).
Prices vary based on where travellers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Nelson is Nelson Airport where the average price is $542pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.