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$1,301 Find cheap flights from California to Queenstown

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Queenstown departing on 4/10. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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May

High season

February

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Flight from San Francisco to Queenstown

FAQs for booking flights from California to Queenstown

  • How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights from California to Queenstown?

    KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from California to Queenstown.

  • How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket from California to Queenstown?

    KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Queenstown from California is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.

  • What is the Hacker Fare option on flights from California to Queenstown?

    Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional return ticket. You could then fly to Queenstown with an airline and back to California with another airline.

  • What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight from California to Queenstown?

    Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Queenstown from California up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.

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Prefer to fly direct from California to Queenstown Intl?

Find which airlines fly direct from California to Queenstown Intl, which days they fly and book direct flights.

Direct departures

California to Queenstown Intl

Monday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

Tuesday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

Wednesday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

Thursday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

Friday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

Saturday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

Sunday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

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Direct returns

Queenstown Intl to California

Monday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

Tuesday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

Wednesday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

Thursday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

Friday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

Saturday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

Sunday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

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Book cheap flights from California to Queenstown

Recent return flight deals

12/8Mon
2 stops
21h 20mLAX-ZQN
21/8Wed
2 stops
42h 55mZQN-LAX
$1,598
7/9Sat
2 stops
41h 30mLAX-ZQN
22/9Sun
2 stops
21h 20mZQN-LAX
$1,621
1/11Fri
1 stopAir New Zealand
21h 30mLAX-ZQN
17/11Sun
2 stopsAir New Zealand
17h 15mZQN-LAX
$1,689
1/11Fri
1 stopAir New Zealand
17h 50mLAX-ZQN
17/11Sun
1 stopAir New Zealand
17h 50mZQN-LAX
$1,746
1/8Thu
1 stopQantas Airways
21h 15mSFO-ZQN
6/8Tue
2 stopsQantas Airways
27h 25mZQN-SFO
$1,949
1/8Thu
1 stopQantas Airways
21h 15mSFO-ZQN
6/8Tue
1 stopQantas Airways
21h 25mZQN-SFO
$1,994
16/11Sat
2 stopsAmerican Airlines
32h 13mSFO-ZQN
7/12Sat
3 stopsAmerican Airlines
27h 16mZQN-SFO
$2,435
31/10Thu
2 stopsAmerican Airlines
61h 20mLAX-ZQN
17/11Sun
1 stopAmerican Airlines
31h 05mZQN-LAX
$2,481
31/10Thu
2 stopsUnited Airlines
41h 14mLAX-ZQN
17/11Sun
2 stopsUnited Airlines
28h 51mZQN-LAX
$2,562
12/8Mon
2 stopsUnited Airlines
21h 50mONT-ZQN
21/8Wed
2 stopsUnited Airlines
41h 16mZQN-ONT
$3,475

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Recent one-way flight deals

4/10Fri
3 stops
29h 33mSFO-ZQN
$1,301
31/10Thu
2 stopsAir New Zealand
30h 05mSNA-ZQN
$1,505
22/8Thu
1 stopAmerican Airlines
20h 30mLAX-ZQN
$1,701
4/10Fri
2 stopsSingapore Airlines
30h 45mSFO-ZQN
$1,704
22/8Thu
2 stops
25h 05mLAX-ZQN
$1,710
4/8Sun
1 stopAmerican Airlines
20h 25mLAX-ZQN
$1,805
4/10Fri
2 stopsQantas Airways
34h 55mSJC-ZQN
$3,089
18/11Mon
1 stopQantas Airways
25h 05mLAX-ZQN
$7,804
4/11Mon
1 stopUnited Airlines
21h 05mSFO-ZQN
$9,205
3/11Sun
2 stopsUnited Airlines
36h 18mSFO-ZQN
$9,363

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Last minute flights from California to Queenstown

Last minute flight, train and bus deals

3/6Mon
multi-stopAir Canada
36h 15mSFO-ZQN
15/10Tue
multi-stopAir Canada
43h 13mZQN-SFO
$2,610
3/6Mon
multi-stopQantas Airways
24h 40mSFO-ZQN
15/10Tue
multi-stopQantas Airways
21h 25mZQN-SFO
$3,251
3/6Mon
multi-stopAir New Zealand
22h 20mSFO-ZQN
9/6Sun
multi-stopAir New Zealand
38h 30mZQN-SFO
$3,267
3/6Mon
multi-stopAir New Zealand
18h 25mSFO-ZQN
15/10Tue
multi-stopAir New Zealand
17h 35mZQN-SFO
$3,271
3/6Mon
multi-stop
25h 05mSFO-ZQN
9/6Sun
multi-stop
29h 30mZQN-SFO
$3,311
3/6Mon
multi-stopAir New Zealand
18h 25mSFO-ZQN
9/6Sun
multi-stopAir New Zealand
35h 25mZQN-SFO
$3,320
3/6Mon
multi-stop
27h 15mSFO-ZQN
15/10Tue
multi-stop
27h 08mZQN-SFO
$3,594
3/6Mon
multi-stopQantas Airways
31h 50mSFO-ZQN
9/6Sun
multi-stopQantas Airways
35h 12mZQN-SFO
$3,794
30/5Thu
multi-stopAir New Zealand
38h 05mSAN-ZQN
2/6Sun
multi-stopAir New Zealand
51h 44mZQN-SAN
$4,016
3/6Mon
multi-stop
40h 55mSFO-ZQN
10/6Mon
multi-stop
34h 45mZQN-SFO
$4,309

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