Return Green Flights From Victoria to New Zealand

While Quarantine-free travel from Victoria to New Zealand has been paused, the New Zealand Government have announced the operation of return green flights for eligible travelers.

Who Can Fly?

For the latest information from the New Zealand Government, please refer to theUnite Against Covid-19 website.

How To Book

Available 'return green flights' can be booked via our website.

If your Air New Zealand flight from Melbourne was scheduled to depart between 3 - 22 June and you are eligible to travel on a 'return green flight', you are able to book a new flight with no additional cost by phoning our Customer Services team on 13 24 76.

Before You Fly

Anyone flying home must:

  • Have a negative pre-departure test taken less than 72 hours before departure
  • Complete the Nau Mai Rā travel declaration prior to arriving for check-in
  • Complete the health declaration at the airport to confirm you did not visit a location of interest

Please note, your pre-departure test result will require additional information to what is provided by a free testing clinic and will need to present as a dated laboratory report. It is important you read the Government requirements for a pre-departure test requirement here.

Locations of interest

We ask that you take note of the locations of interest in Melbourne. If you have been to any of these locations at the times specified, in line with the Victoria self-isolation order, you are required to self-isolate for 14 days before traveling to New Zealand.

A list of locations of interest in Victoria can be found here.

Customers travelling from other states

For customers who were in Victoria on or after 25 May, and are arriving in New Zealand from anywhere else in Australia after 11:59pm (NZT) on 31 May, you will be required to present a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test, taken within 72 hours of departure, at check-in. Further information about pre-departure test requirements is available here.