Starting on December 3, 2016 we begin flying our 777-200 aircraft non-stop to the Cook Islands. Now available our updated Premium Economy cabin for the first time to the Cook Islands. Experience a taste of luxury with more personal space, inflight menus featuring New Zealand's finest produce and wines, and all the convienance of our premium check-in services at the airport
Premium Economy Flights to Cook Islands
The perfect mix of luxury and value with a weekly Premium Economy flight from Los Angeles the Cook Islands. Scroll down for more information on our great fares and award-winning service.
11:30 pm Saturday
6:30 am Sunday
11:59 pm Friday
12:35 pm Saturday
All times local. Schedule effective from April 1 to October 28, 2017
Introducing our Premium Economy class to the beautiful Cook Islands.
Nestled in the heart of Polynesia, the Cook Islands are north-east of New Zealand in the Pacific Ocean. The Cook Islands are a dream getaway - the fantasy of a desert island retreat. Secluded and off the beaten path, this country of 15 small islands hosts only 7,500 North American visitors a year, making it a truly unique destination. The perfect get-away to relax, refresh and renew. Book your trip early to get the best price and choice of dates. Visiting the South Pacific has never been so easy and affordable.
There are no high rise hotels and no freeways although you can rent a scooter to go around the main island. You just need to get a Cook Islands drivers license! The perfect get-away to relax, refresh and renew. Book your trip early to get the best price and choice of dates. Visiting the South Pacific has never been so easy and affordable.
The Cook Islands offer a variety of accommodations for visitors to choose from, from family-friendly resorts, to quaint self-catering options, to luxurious adults-only villas. Once in the Cook Islands, visitors can engage in a number of activities while on their vacation. Because the Cook Islands are known for their white sandy beaches and crystal clear ocean water, many activities are beach-related, including snorkeling and diving, kitesurfing, paddleboarding, and lagoon cruising. For visitors seeking some activity on land, scooters are available for rent to explore; there’s only one road that goes around the entire circumference of Rarotonga - about 19 miles! Visitors can also take a safari tour to experience the interior of Rarotonga: on a bus, or, if feeling more adventurous, on 4WD bikes.
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Fare/Pricing Details - Includes airport and Government fees and taxes which encompass the Passenger Facility Charge of $4.50 and the September 11th Security Fee of $2.50 USD per person per enplanement in the USA to a maximum of $10.00 USD. Taxes are subject to currency exchange fluctuation and may vary from the estimated taxes shown. Round trip economy class airfare per person on specified Air New Zealand operated flights between the USA and the Cook Islands. Additional baggage charges may apply. Fare is subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time.Other terms & conditions apply. Fare Basis AP3
Payment & Ticketing - Ticket must be purchased at least 2 days prior to 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 an Air New Zealand (NZ) designator qualify for electronic tickets. No waitlists are permitted. Prices are subject to change at any time prior to purchase. 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. A fare upgrade may be required subject to booking class availability. A service fee of $50 USD per person will apply to changes. The new ticket must be of equal or greater value than the original ticket. Please contact Air New Zealand if you need to make changes. Your ticket is fully refundable without penalty within 24 hours after ticketing when you purchase your ticket 7 or more days before the departure of the first flight in the itinerary. After the initial 24 hour period, cancellation penalty is $300 USD before departure and non-refundable after departure. Ticket is non-transferable and non-endorseable. For “no –shows”, $150 USD no-show penalty shall apply. Other restrictions may apply.
Baggage Allowance - Learn about our Baggage Allowance. Additional charges may apply.
Stopovers - None
Frequent Flyer - Frequent Flyer accrual on programs other than Airpoints is permitted with this fare type.
Minimum/Maximum stays - 5 day minimum stay and 20 day maximum stay.
Children/Infants - Accompanied children 2-11 years pay 75% of the base fare in economy pay the full fuel surcharge of $300. No child discount in Business Class. Accompanied infants under two years of age not occupying a seat pay 10%. Only one infant discount per adult passenger. For information regarding services for young children, services for young children.
Travel Documentation - Passengers are responsible for obtaining necessary travel visas, or other documentation required for international travel. For further information, regarding travel documentation travel documentation.
The International Departure Tax will show as tax code QE for travel from the Cook Islands which will amount to NZD55.00 for passengers. The International Departure Tax will apply for all passengers aged 12 and over. Children under 12 will be exempt.
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