Flights from Auckland to Brisbane

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Brisbane Guide

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Move from the City of Sails to sunny Queensland in Australia with direct Auckland to Brisbane flights that take less than 4 hours! This makes it an ideal choice for travellers who wish to go on a quick, weekend trip. Brisbane is an idyllic city, conveniently situated in a subtropical climate zone. Known as the capital of the Sunshine State, Brisbane offers perfect weather all year round. The city is also known for its award-winning cuisine, as well as accompanying wine. Plenty of cultural events, scenic views, as well as activities for adventurers will be at your disposal, as Brisbane offers something for everyone.

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Things to do in Brisbane

Brisbane is a green, clean city, which gives a lot of attention to creativity and innovation. It is rich with natural areas, such as various gardens, and parks. Among these are the Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mount Coot-tha. Here you can enjoy a large collection of bamboos, plants, various indigenous plants, and a scenic Japanese garden. If you are travelling with children, don’t miss out on taking them to the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary. This wonderful place is home to Australia’s indigenous species such as wombats, kangaroos, dingoes, and of course, koalas. It is located on the Brisbane River, so you can even see come crocodiles nearby. Don’t forget to take the popular 'cuddle a koala'picture, and you will treasure this visit forever!

Departing From Auckland

Auckland Airport (AKL) is the home of Air New Zealand and is located 20 kilometres from the centre of the city. It is the largest and busiest airport in New Zealand, and serves around 20 million passengers each year.

Getting to Auckland Airport (AKL)

The most affordable way of getting to Auckland Airport (AKL) is with the route 31 or the 380 Airporter Bus. These services operate on routes from Onehunga, Manukau, and Mangere Town Centre. Another convenient service is the 24/7 SkyBus. Fare prices range from $20 NZD for a one way, to $35 NZD for a return ticket. Various taxi services are also available, at a slightly higher price.

Parking at Auckland Airport (AKL)

Auckland Airport offers 3 parking choices.

Where to Park at Auckland International Airport (AKL)

  • Economy Parking is available at 5 locations across the airport and is the most affordable parking option. 
  • Standard Parking can also be found at 5 locations, which are all within a 5-minute walk from the terminals.
  • Executive Parking is available at 2 locations and comes with a private valet service. Prices start at $30 NZD for up to 3 hours or $230 NZD for 5 days of parking.

Arriving in Brisbane

Cheap Auckland to Brisbane flights will land at Brisbane Airport (BNE). It is situated 15 kilometres from the city centre.

How to Get from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to Your Brisbane Hotel or Accommodation

Located only 15 kilometres from the centre of the city, The Airtrain is a great choice, as the journey from the airport to your hotel will only take around 20 minutes. This service leaves every 15 minutes, and also offers a discount if you purchase online, or have a GoCard. Bus route 590 is also a good choice, and is available right at the terminals, or at the Skygate Centre. You will also find plenty of taxi service operating around the airport.

The best time to visit Brisbane

The best time to book cheap Auckland to Brisbane flights is for travel during March, April and May. This is when the hot summer temperatures start to abate. This is also when you will find the most cultural events in Brisbane. June to August is also a good choice, however, this is when you will find higher accommodation and airfare ticket prices. For the most economically-friendly choice opt to visit Brisbane in its summer season, from December to February. Beware, however, that temperatures during this time can be quite high, and precipitation is frequent.