Jetstar returns to Wellington-Queenstown route 14 December 2017 Jetstar will operate between Wellington and Queenstown three times a week from March next year, providing travellers with a choice on the route for the first time since 2013. Jetstar aircraft. The airline will operate an Airbus A320 from the capital to the southern lakes resort on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday mornings, departing Wellington at 8:35am and returning from Queenstown at 10:25am, with flights commencing Tuesday 27 March 2018. This means more flexibility for your clients when they are planning their holiday in New Zealand. Read more about Wellington and Queenstown on our destination pages and check out the top 10 fact sheets for each region too. Get Wellington’s here and Queenstown’s here.