Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Auckland (AKL)

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The best prices from San Diego to Auckland Intl are usually found in February or August, booked 56 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to Auckland (AKL)

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to AKL flight in 2021: compare San Diego to Auckland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Auckland.
SAN - AKL
Price
$926 - $1,530
AKL
Temperature
51.8 - 68 °F
AKL
Precipitation
2.8 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

$1,096

Average for round-trip flights in September 2021

Round-trip from

$926

From San Diego to Auckland Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Diego to Auckland?

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Auckland. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Diego to Auckland?

Find a great deal and save up to 11% by booking at least 56 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from San Diego to Auckland within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,096.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Auckland?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Auckland from San Diego average $1,111. You can even find prices in February for less than $1,111, as users have found deals to Auckland from as low as $709. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Auckland from San Diego. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 37%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Auckland (SAN - AKL)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Diego to Auckland in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 23% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Auckland in September, October 2021

The best prices found for SAN to AKL flights for September, October
21 Sep - 28 Sep
$1,561pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
21 Sep - 28 Sep
$2,831pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qatar Airways
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
21 Sep - 28 Sep
$3,017pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qatar Airways
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Auckland 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Auckland from San Diego found for this year
2 Dec - 16 Dec
$1,234pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
29 Dec - 7 Jan
$1,459pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
29 Dec - 7 Jan
$1,474pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Auckland Intl from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Auckland
6:20 pm - 2:00 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
35h 40m
SAN - AKL
Multiple Airlines
$1,422
Kiwi.com
3:00 am - 2:20 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
51h 20m
SAN - AKL
Multiple Airlines
$1,698
Kiwi.com
4:50 am - 9:05 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
44h 15m
SAN - AKL
Multiple Airlines
$929
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Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Auckland

Which airlines flying from San Diego to Auckland Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from San Diego to Auckland Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, Air New Zealand, and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Are flight prices decreasing from San Diego to Auckland due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both San Diego and Auckland for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from San Diego to Auckland for under $1,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Auckland for under $1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,234, but on average you can expect to pay $1,400.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Diego to Auckland round-trip?

According to our current data, Hawaiian Airlines ($1,305), United Airlines ($1,310), and Air New Zealand ($1,314) offers the cheapest pricing from San Diego to Auckland.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Auckland?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $400. While the most popular route (San Diego - Auckland Intl) can be booked for $1,113 on average our data indicates $2,116 when flying from San Diego to Auckland

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Diego to Auckland?

Before booking your flight from San Diego to Auckland check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air Canada or Fiji Airways.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Auckland, New Zealand

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Auckland from San Diego?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Diego to Auckland Intl

Most visitors from San Diego will not be allowed to enter Auckland Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Auckland Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to quarantine after entering Auckland Intl.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher - Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Do I need a test to fly back to San Diego from Auckland?

Returning to San Diego from Auckland Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Auckland Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Auckland Intl are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

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Alternative routes for San Diego to Auckland

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Destination information for Auckland

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Diego to Auckland.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.43
Average temperature for September in Auckland
60.8 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Auckland
1.2 ″

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing Auckland

Top 7 airlines flying from San Diego to Auckland Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to Auckland choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Hawaiian Airlines
$362 $1,163 No cancel fee 85%
American Airlines
$499 $1,062 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$590 $1,347 No cancel fee 69%
Qantas Airways
$679 $906 No cancel fee 74%
Air New Zealand
$807 $1,294 No cancel fee 78%
Air Canada
$901 $1,244 No cancel fee 67%
Virgin Australia
$1,013 $1,124 No cancel fee 80%
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