Mobile Plans – Updated 1 January 2018
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Warehouse Mobile NZ 120 mins calls or unlimited texts or 500Mb data for $4 each
There are now 6 mobile companies in NZ. Spark (formerly Telecom), Vodafone, 2 Degrees, Skinny (runs on the Spark Network), The Warehouse Mobile (On 2 Degrees) & Slingshot (On Spark)
We make it easier to compare phone packs for calls, TXTs or Data.
Best value mobile plans:
Warehouse Mobile NZ offers the best overall package with 120 minutes of calls and/or unlimited texts and/or 500Mb for $4/month for each pack
Skinny Mobile is better for larger packs.
Vodafone offers good plans.
Spark (formerly Telecom) offers some of the best mobile coverage in NZ.
Compare Mobile Plans
|Company||Price $||Data (Mb)||Calls (mins)||Texts||Notes|
|Warehouse Mobile||12||500||120||UNL||NZ Numbers only. Each pack costs $4=$12/31days|
|Skinny||16||1000||150||UNL||NZ & OZ Numbers. Unlimited Skinny to Skinny calls|
|2 Degrees||19||1000||150||UNL||NZ & OZ Numbers. Unlimited 2Degrees to 2Degrees calls|
|Vodafone 750Mb||19||750||150||UNL||NZ & OZ numbers|
|Vodafone 1.5Gb||28||1500||200||UNL||NZ & OZ numbers|
|Skinny Unlimited||30||3000||UNL||UNL||NZ numbers|
|Vodafone 3Gb||45||3000||500||UNL||NZ & OZ numbers|
|Skinny Unlimited||50||6000||UNL||UNL||NZ numbers|
|Skinny Unlimited||120||UNL||UNL||UNL||Data slows after 22Gb! NZ numbers|
Compare Prepaid Rates
|Company||Data (c/Mb)||Calls (c/mins)||Texts (c/text)|
|Spark||$1/day for 10 Mb||20||20|
NZ’s latest mobile operator .Uses Spark infrastructure.
Offers some of the cheapest rates around.
$16/month renew each week gets you:
150 mins calls
Unlimited NZ & OZ TXTs
2 Degrees Mobile
2 Degrees offers some of the cheapest mobile calls in New Zealand.
If you order a SIM online you get a SIM with $20 Credit for $20.
20c to text and 44c to call mobiles and landlines in 22 countries including Australia, China & the UK
All the packs below are valid for 1 month & automatically renew if you don’t cancel them.
$19/month Combo Pack
150 mins to any NZ network
Unlimited TXTs to any NZ or OZ Network
1000Mb National Data
Check out the International Roaming Rates for 2 degrees.
They also have special rates for Data Roaming.
However it usually far cheaper to get a local SIM if you can & your phone is unlocked to any network.
49c/min calls to NZ landline
TXT NZ 20c International 30c
100 min calls
Unlimited NZ TXTs (fair use policy applies)
Free wifi 1Gb/day
100 mins calls, 750Mb Data & Unlimited NZ TXTs
200 Mins, 1500Mb Data & Unlimited NZ TXTs
500 Mins, 3000Mb Data & Unlimited NZ TXTs
Prepaid standard rates:
NZ calls 20c/min
TXTs NZ 1c
Started in 2015
Offers the cheapest mobile plans in New Zealand.
Either add on packs or pay per minute as listed above.
Moving to or visiting Australia? Compare Cheapest Mobile Plans in Australia
When visiting Australia for a few weeks, it can sometimes be better to pick up a local sim such as suggested below. You can pick them up from any shopping centre with prepaid credit.
If you’re moving to Australia then Compare Mobile Phone Plans in Australia. Find the cheapest mobile deals with some offering unlimited calls, texts and 2Gb data for only $19.90/month!