Premium Economy flights to New Zealand

Enjoy non-stop Premium Economy flights from Los Angeles, San Francisco and Houston to Auckland. New non-stop service from Chicago begins November 30.

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Travel period: Los Angeles Nov 14 - Dec 3, 2018; Feb 17 - May 25, 2019
San Francisco Nov 14 - Dec 3, 2018: Feb 17 - May 27, 2019
Houston Nov 14 - Nov 30, 2018; Feb 17 - May 27, 2019
Chicago Feb 17 - May 27, 2019

Advance purchase: 90 days
Length of stay: minimum 7 days
Sale ends: 23 Aug 2018

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Inflight Experience

Take a glimpse of the inflight experience you can expect when travelling on Air New Zealand's longhaul flights. Click here for more information on your next flight.

Considering an upgrade? 

Treat yourself to Business Premier - first class service at Business Class prices. The most comfortable lie flat bed in its class will have you arrive at your destination feeling relaxed and invigorated.

What to do in New Zealand

Fantastic scenery, fabulous festival, super food and wine and stunning outdoor experiences - New Zealand is an impressive destination that punches well above its weight.

Check out which hotels, restaurants, shopping, nightlife, and attractions to visit when you're in town.

  • Explore the sea, the coastline is amass with sensational beaches, beautiful coast walks and every opportunity to surf, soak and lounge in the sun.
  • Put yourself against your fears and try luging, zorbing, sky-diving, paragliding, bungy jumping, jet-boating and much more!
  • Tour wineries that attract world accolades, sample cuisine that is fresh, diverse and full of flavour and enjoy strong, rich caffeine hit at one of Auckland’s many cafes.
  • Be sure to take in the wealth of Polynesian and Maori culture that forms the backbone of an increasingly multicultural society that can be found predominantly in the cities of Auckland and Rotorua or for a history lesson, travel to Northland and explore the architectural and historical significance of a colonial past.

Useful Information

Get ready for your stay in New Zealand with some useful facts to make your arrival stress free.

  • Currency: New Zealand Dollar 
  • Country Code: +64
  • Electricity: 230/240 Volts, NZ style 2 or 3 pin plug

Scheduled Flights to Auckland

Flights depart from Tom Bradley International Terminal at Los Angeles (LAX), the International Terminal at San Francisco (SFO) and Terminal D at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston (IAH), and fly into Auckland, with onward connections to 19 New Zealand destinations.

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Which Aircraft Operate on Flights to Auckland?

Air New Zealand operates the Boeing 777-300 and refurbished Boeing 777-200.

Experience the very best in air travel comfort with Air New Zealand's Economy, Economy Skycouch, Premium Economy and Business Premier.

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