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The best prices from San Francisco to Auckland are usually found in May or June, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Auckland (AKL)

SFO - AKL
Price
$797 - $1,600
AKL
Temperature
57.2 - 75.2 °F
AKL
Rainfall
0.8 - 2.2 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 39% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$797

From San Francisco to Auckland

One-way from

$599

One-way flight from San Francisco to Auckland

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 Francisco to Auckland?

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 15% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 10% by booking at least 36 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 Francisco to Auckland within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,017.

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

June is one of the best times of the year to fly to Auckland from San Francisco. Prices for June average $1,041 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $802. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a June flight can save you 41% on your journey compared to booking in June

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Auckland (SFO - AKL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from San Francisco to Auckland at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 22% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Auckland in January, February 2021

6 Feb - 13 Feb
$2,105pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
23 Feb - 2 Mar
$2,112pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
22 Feb - 27 Feb
$2,116pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Auckland 2021 flight deals

4 May - 8 May
$830pp
SFO
San Francisco
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
27 May - 26 Aug
$831pp
SFO
San Francisco
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
13 Apr - 20 Apr
$834pp
SFO
San Francisco
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Auckland from San Francisco

26 May - 26 Aug
$931pp
SFO
San Francisco
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
4 May - 18 May
$951pp
SFO
San Francisco
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
26 May - 28 Aug
$953pp
SFO
San Francisco
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Auckland

6 Feb - 13 Feb
$2,105pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
2 Feb - 9 Feb
$2,330pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
5 Feb - 12 Feb
$2,432pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Auckland from San Francisco

7:10 pm - 3:20 am
Air New Zealand
Nonstop
13h 10m
SFO - AKL
Air New Zealand
$599
CheapFlights
7:00 pm - 9:10 am
Fiji Airways
1 Stop
19h 10m
SFO - AKL
Fiji Airways
$648
Kiwi.com
11:00 am - 7:40 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
25h 40m
SFO - AKL
Multiple Airlines
$674
SmartFares

Related info for your journey

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Auckland

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco 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 Francisco 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Francisco to Auckland Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from San Francisco to Auckland Intl. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Air New Zealand, United Airlines, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Auckland for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Auckland for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Fiji Airways for just $830, but on average you can expect to pay $925.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Auckland for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Auckland under $1,000. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Auckland is less than $1,029.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Auckland for under $2,200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Auckland within the next 7 days for less than $2,200.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 96 users have taken a look at flights from San Francisco to Auckland Intl.

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Auckland?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in San Francisco is typically greater than that of Auckland. We can gather that this will continue over the next 15 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Auckland?

Temperatures around the 77 °F's can be experienced in September. The weather in Auckland is colder than in San Francisco. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Auckland?

Air New Zealand and Fiji Airways can get you from San Francisco to Auckland in just under 13h 05m. Your travel time can differ by up to 4h 35m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Our cheapest airline available from San Francisco to Auckland is Fiji Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $830 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Air New Zealand, starting at $931. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to Auckland for 15% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco to Auckland one-way?

$467 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Air New Zealand. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Fiji Airways, with prices from $554.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Auckland

Destination information for Auckland

Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.39
Flight duration
12h 38m
Average temperature for January in Auckland
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Auckland
1.0 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Auckland

Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to Auckland

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
$739 $824 No cancel fee 80%
Qantas Airways
$667 $913 No cancel fee 74%
China Southern
$632 $1,003 No cancel fee 69%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Southern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Fiji Airways
$639 $1,034 No cancel fee 74%
China Eastern
$897 $1,048 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Hawaiian Airlines
$717 $1,079 No cancel fee 85%
Air New Zealand
$703 $1,145 No cancel fee 78%
American Airlines
$761 $1,193 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$574 $1,345 No cancel fee 69%
Air Canada
$672 $1,424 No cancel fee 67%
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