Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found tickets from Nelson to Australia for the following prices or less: to Melbourne $273 one-way - $498 round-trip, to Sydney $288 one-way - $553 round-trip
Book at least 3 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
High season is considered to be January, November and December. The cheapest month to fly to Australia is May.
FAQs - booking Australia flights
Can I fly to Australia? Are there any travel restrictions when entering Australia?
Most visitors from Nelson will not be allowed to enter Australia.
You are automatically exempt from the travel restrictions and can enter Australia (without obtaining an individual exemption) if you are:
an Australian citizen
a permanent resident of Australia
an immediate family member of an Australian citizen or permanent resident
a New Zealand citizen usually resident in Australia and their immediate family members
a person who has been in New Zealand for 14 days or more immediately prior to arrival by air in Australia
To consult all the exceptions please check here.
Travelers planning to travel across Australian state borders should note that some Australian states also have domestic travel restrictions, border restrictions, and quarantine requirements in place. In the case of onward travel within Australia, travelers are advised to check in advance with their travel/accommodation provider.
Read more about travel restrictions for Australia
Can I fly to Australia without having to quarantine on arrival?
Visitors from Nelson will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Australia.
Do I need to take a coronavirus (Covid-19) test before flying to Australia?
Visitors from Nelson must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Australia.
What documents do I need to fly to Australia?
Travel Declaration Form
Travel Authorization Form Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.
What other coronavirus (Covid-19) restrictions are there in Australia?
Masks: Required in public spaces and public transportation.
Restaurants: Open with restrictions
Bars: Open with restrictions
How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights to Australia?
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 to Australia.
How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket from Nelson to Australia?
KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Australia is likely to change within 7 days, so travellers know whether to wait or book now.
What is the Hacker Fare option on flights to Australia?
Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Australia with an airline and back with another airline.
What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight to Australia?
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 Australia up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.
Safety measures for airlines flying from Nelson to Australia
Airlines flying from Nelson to Australia have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travellers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Nelson to Australia
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from Nelson to Australia
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from Nelson to Australia
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from Nelson to Australia