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It's time you write your own Middle-earth adventure
Welcome to Air New Zealand, the official Airline of Middle-earth. Come with us on an epic adventure and visit a place where you’ll be amazed. Aboard Air New Zealand you can experience Wellington to Hobbiton and everywhere in between. When you fly with us middle-earth is closer than you think. Your magical journey awaits.
Watch a quick walk through of Economy and Economy Skycouch™ on Air New Zealand's Boeing 777-300
Some product and features are only available on 777-300 aircraft.
Considering an upgrade?
Sample our award-winning, best in class comfort of Premium Economy class Spaceseat™ and benefit from enhanced seating and the very finest of inflight dining experiences. Or treat yourself to Business Premier - first class service. The most comfortable lie flat bed in its class will have you arrive at your destination feeling relaxed and invigorated.
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE. By using this site, you signify you have read and accept these terms and conditions. If you do not agree to these terms, do not use the site.
Fare/Pricing Details - Round trip economy class airfare per person on specified Air New Zealand operated flights between the San Francisco, Los Angeles and New Zealand Monday thru Thursday. Fare is subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time. Fare Listings are for general information only and not a reflection of current seat availability. Reference: GXN4
Taxes - Fuel surcharge is included in the price point and is shown separately from taxes. Taxes include all US and foreign Government imposed fees and taxes and Security fees.
Payment & Ticketing - Ticket must be purchased at least 2 days prior to travel. Travel for Mon-Thurs only. Extra charge for Friday, Saturday, Sunday travel. Bookings made online must be purchased immediately with credit card. Prices are in US dollars and offer is available in the USA only. Electronic Tickets will be issued on all eligible routes and sent to the email address provided in the booking process. Flights with Air New Zealand (NZ) designator qualify for electronic tickets. No waitlists are permitted. Prices are subject to change at any time. We want to provide you with the most competitive fare deals in a fluctuating marketplace and because of this, prices may go down. Under the fare rules of all fare types (excluding full price fares) we are not able to provide rebooking with a refund of the difference in price if a lower fare becomes available. Please read all fare rules carefully before booking.
Cancellations/Changes - Changes are permitted for $150 change penalty per adult/child. Fare upgrade may be required subject to booking class availability. A service fee of $50 USD per person will apply to changes. New ticket must be of equal or greater value than original ticket. Contact Air New Zealand. Fare is non-refundable; non-transferable non-endorseable. For No -shows ticket value is forfeited. Other restrictions may apply.
Stopovers: in Auckland and Rarotonga at no extra charge when travelling to New Zealand. All other stopovers within New Zealand at $150 per stopover subject to direct air services between two points, and must be purchased at the same time as the International airfare. Routings must be in a continuous direction with no back-tracking permitted.
Frequent Flyer - Frequent Flyer accrual is not permitted with this fare type on any programs other than Airpoints.
Minimum/Maximum stays - no minimum stay and 12 month maximum stay.
Children/Infants - Accompanied children 2-11 years pay 75% of base fare and the full fuel surcharge of $680. Accompanied infants under two years of age not occupying a seat pay 10%. Only one infant discount per adult passenger. Find out more information regarding services for young children.
Travel Documentation - Passengers are responsible for obtaining necessary travel visas, or other documentation required for international travel. Find out more about travel documentation.
* Includes fuel surcharge. Taxes are subject to currency exchange fluctuation and may vary from the estimated taxes shown.
Air New Zealand offers our best fares on the web site. If you prefer to speak with a specialist, please contact our customer support center at 800-262-1234. Service fees of $50 USD per person in each direction will apply to bookings made over the telephone.