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Traveling to Dunedin makes it easy for you to locate the cheapest prices on flights to Dunedin, New Zealand. As one of the largest cities in New Zealand, Dunedin serves as a popular cultural and historical center with numerous performing arts venues and sports activities for travelers to enjoy during their visit.

Arriving in Dunedin

Dunedin International Airport is located about nineteen miles from the downtown area. Several airlines fly into this airport, including Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Mainland Air, and Virgin Australia. A number of companies offer private shuttle and bus services. In addition, visitors can take a taxi from the airport to Dunedin. Taxi fare typically costs about $90. Shuttle fares are based on the number of passengers, but they usually begin around $30. There is currently not a fixed bus service between the airport and the city of Dunedin. It is advisable to make pickup arrangements from the airport in advance. You can also take advantage of car rental services if you wish to tour the local area independently.

Things to Do in Dunedin

Although the climate in Dunedin is generally temperate, weather conditions can frequently vary between different parts of the city because of the area topography. The climate is typically modified by nearness to the ocean. Visitors can typically expect mild winters and warm summers. During the summer, temperatures frequently exceed eighty-six degrees Fahrenheit. The best time to travel is often between November and April, when the temperatures are mild and stable. Dunedin offers a wealth of activities for travelers, including several sports teams, numerous choirs, touring ballet and dance companies, a professional theater company, and a vibrant indie music scene.

Planning Your Trip to Dunedin

Dunedin offers an exciting blend of culture and natural beauty for travelers who are interested in enjoying a bit of everything. allows you to quickly locate the best prices on flights to Dunedin that match your itinerary. You can also book discount hotel accommodations and car rentals to maximize your savings.

Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Dunedin?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor provides everything from up-to-date info on travel advice reports to current quarantine rules. Make sure you check it out before booking your plane ticket to Dunedin.
If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
Many airlines will make allowances for changes or cancellations due to COVID-19. To be sure, read through your preferred carrier’s terms and conditions prior to booking. You can also navigate to our Customer Service Portal for more information.
Which airlines fly to Dunedin?
Choose from airlines that operate in and out of Dunedin Intl. Airport (DUD) and get ready to discover this fun city. Find the best deals when you book early with one of these carriers:

  • Air New Zealand - 224 flights to Dunedin per month
  • Jetstar - 3 flights to Dunedin per month

What is the best airport to fly to in Dunedin?
Dunedin Intl. Airport (DUD) is the gateway to the city, so the only thing you’ll need to make a decision about will be the aisle seat or the window seat. Downtown Dunedin is around 15 miles away and where many visitors begin their adventure.
How much is a flight to Dunedin?
Loads of incredible deals were had this week, with return flights to Dunedin fluctuating from to . But it was travelers beginning their trip from () who bagged the best bargains. One-way flights to Dunedin started at a low .
How to book the cheapest flight to Dunedin?
With some of the most competitive flight deals around, you’ll always jet for less with Orbitz. The following hints and tips will help you land cheap flights to Dunedin — and leave you with cash to spare:

  • Depending on where you’re leaving from, click on the ‘Nearby airports’ function (located under the departure and arrival options). In some instances, alternative departure points offer better priced fares.
  • Similarly, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ link to compare the fares on days either side of your chosen departure. It’s possible to pick up cheaper flight deals if your travel dates are flexible.
  • Hit ‘Show options’ to filter your search results. You can pick your preferred seating class and airline here. Under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left, you can even specify whether you want to fly in the morning, afternoon or evening.
  • Lock in your fare as soon as you’ve decided on your travel dates. While it does happen now and then, tickets rarely get more affordable as your departure date gets closer.
  • Combine your flights, hotels and car rental into a package deal and unlock great discounts. Save your hard-earned money for things you’re really excited about, like exploring Dunedin.
  • Don’t travel during peak seasons if you can. By avoiding summer, school vacations and other popular dates, you can save plenty on your airfares.

How long is a flight to Dunedin?
Flights times can vary for many reasons, including the destination you take off from. If you’re unsure whether you’ll have time for a quick doze on your way to Dunedin, check out our list of top domestic routes and flight times:

  • Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) to Dunedin Intl. Airport (DUD) - 1 hour and 5 minutes
  • Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.) to Dunedin Intl. Airport (DUD) - 1 hour and 54 minutes
  • Wellington (WLG-Wellington Intl.) to Dunedin Intl. Airport (DUD) - 1 hour and 20 minutes

What is the best time to book a flight to Dunedin?
If you can, purchase your tickets to Dunedin in January. This is the best month to score low airfares, closely followed by February and August. With a little planning, you’re guaranteed to find a cheap flight with Orbitz.
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Dunedin?
If you’re after inexpensive airfares to Dunedin, the best days to make a booking are Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. With Orbitz (and a bit of good timing!), a fabulous flight deal will be all yours.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Dunedin?
If you’re after cheap flights to Dunedin, depart at the start of the week. Orbitz data from 2020 shows Monday is the most affordable day to fly out, followed by Tuesday. Saturday has the most expensive fares, so avoid flying on this day and do your bank account a favor.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Dunedin?
Consider traveling sometime in August if you don’t want to eat into your budget. Orbitz data has found that it’s generally the best month for cheap flights to Dunedin. June is when fares are at their most expensive.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
We understand that plans can change and flexibility matters. That’s why you can search for flights that include free cancellation and no change fees on Orbitz. Simply click on “Filter by flexible change policies” and we’ll find you fares more flexible than candy in a hot car!
What do I need for the flight to Dunedin?
It’s wise to be ready for anything when traveling. Keep in mind the following tips for a smooth journey:

  • In all cases you’ll need to show proof of identification. How much? This depends on which airport you take off from. When booking, we suggest to put down the same name, gender and birth date as written on your government-issued ID.
  • Take a good book or a laptop filled with your favorite TV shows — it’ll help to keep you entertained on your long journey to Dunedin. Or if you’d rather get some sleep, a comfy eye mask will shield you from those bright cabin lights.
  • Long-haul trips are known to get very cold, especially if you’re flying overnight. If you prefer not to curl up to a stranger for warmth, pack an extra layer and some thick socks.

How many direct flights are there to Dunedin?
With 36 direct flights each month, traveling to Dunedin doesn’t need to be long and stressful. Air New Zealand has nonstop services to this buzzing destination.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Dunedin?
There are ways of booking first or business-class airfares to Dunedin that won’t burn through your wallet. Find a seat at the front of the plane for less with these great tips:

  • Flexibility is key. By being open to other travel dates, you’ll have a better chance of picking up a great deal on business or first-class airfares.
  • Search for a low-cost airline that has business-class seats. They often come with more legroom and a glass of Champagne — and a more appealing price.
  • Bid for an upgrade. Some carriers hold online auctions that let you offer a price for a seat up the front. You can also try upgrading with points earned through a flight loyalty program.

How to get into Dunedin from the airport?
A Dunedin Intl. Airport (DUD) car rental is a great way of traveling from DUD airport to downtown Dunedin. Pick up a ride from one of the main rental agencies on-site, such as Thrifty Car Rental, Budget or Europcar and then head east. You’ll need to drive around 15 miles before you reach the city center. Dunedin car rentals is another option situated downtown if you’d prefer not to drive right after you arrive.
What is the best time to go to Dunedin?
are the most popular months to visit Dunedin. If an average daily high of 60undefined sounds appealing, book your flights for the beginning of summer — December 1. Many prefer this time of year for its warmer weather. At night, the average temperature drops to 50undefined.
Travel tips for Dunedin

  • Step out in the downtown area and take a walking tour of the city’s fantastic attractions. St. Clair Beach and Dunedin Botanic Garden are visitor favorites.
  • If you’re in search of an easy day trip, there are more sights to tick off a short commute from the hustle and bustle. Discover why Larnach Castle and Penguin Place are on the travel itineraries of most Dunedin travelers.
  • Eager to hit up some other Otago cities? Book a car rental and drive to Walter Peak or Arthur’s Point. With your own wheels, discovering those harder-to-reach destinations will also be easy.

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