Edinburgh to Queenstown flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Edinburgh and Queenstown take, on average, 24 h and 10 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
High seasonAccording to search data from our customers, January is the busiest time to fly from Edinburgh to Queenstown
Best time to bookAccording to real data October is the most popular time to book a flight to Queenstown when departing from Edinburgh
Airlines flying this routeAirline(s) with flights between Edinburgh to Queenstown
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.98 NZD
British Pound Sterling New Zealand Dollar
1 NZD = 0.51 GBP
Last checked on 04 August 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
44%

Trains in Queenstown are 44% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
£1.8
Queenstown
£1.01
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
33%

A meal in Queenstown is 33% cheaper than a meal in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
£15
Queenstown
£10.11
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
21%

A taxi fare in Queenstown is 21% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
£3
Queenstown
£2.38
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
18%

Coffee in Queenstown is 18% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
£2.76
Queenstown
£2.25
Edinburgh airports
  • ( Turnhouse (EDI)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( Glasgow Scotland (GLA)
    How far from city centre: 42 miles
  • ( Prestwick (PIK)
    How far from city centre: 63 miles
Queenstown airports
  • ( Queenstown Airport (limited) (ZQN)
    How far from city centre: 5 miles
K Distance: 11603 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Edinburgh to Queenstown

😷 Is it safe to travel from Edinburgh to Queenstown during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions New Zealand may apply when travelling from Edinburgh. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Edinburgh to Queenstown at Opodo?
At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest flight available from Edinburgh to Queenstown. Considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys, our search engine works to provides always the best price with the best conditions.
💰 Is Queenstown expensive to visit compared to Edinburgh?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Queenstown costs an average of 2.38 GBP, 21% cheaper than Edinburgh, with a fare of 3.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 44% less in Queenstown: 1.01 GBP against 1.80 GBP in Edinburgh. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 10.11 GBP in Queenstown, 33% less than the 15.00 GBP in Edinburgh. The price of the coffee is around 18% cheaper in Queenstown, with an average of 2.25 GBP, while in Edinburgh the coffee costs 2.76 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Edinburgh to Queenstown?
The most popular months to book a trip from Edinburgh to Queenstown are October, September and November, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Edinburgh to Queenstown?
The best time of the year to go to Queenstown when flying from Edinburgh depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, January is the top 1º month to fly to Queenstown from Edinburgh in terms of searches from our customer, followed by December and February. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, April, August and July are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Edinburgh -  Queenstown.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Edinburgh to Queenstown?
The total flight time between Edinburgh and Queenstown is of around 00:10 hours on average, considering an average distance of 19,759 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
Airlines with indirect flights from Edinburgh to Queenstown are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Edinburgh to Queenstown are:
  • Emirates, stoping in Auckland for 125 minutes minimun.
  • Emirates, with 215 minutes scale in Dubai.
  • Emirates, with 215 minutes scale in Dubai.
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