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Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to New Zealand

How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to New Zealand?

To save on the cost of your flight from Los Angeles to New Zealand, book at least 50 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 14% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $976 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $984.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to New Zealand?

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to New Zealand from Los Angeles average $919. You can even find prices in May for less than $919, as users have found deals to New Zealand from as low as $671. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to New Zealand from Los Angeles. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 48%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to New Zealand (LAX - NZ)?

When flying from Los Angeles to New Zealand, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand in January, February 2022

The best prices found for LAX to New Zealand flights for January, February
Feb 21 - Feb 26
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

16h 55m
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 15m
$918

Fiji Airways

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Feb 19 - Feb 26
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

16h 55m
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 15m
$931

Fiji Airways

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Deal found 20.1.22

Feb 10 - Mar 31
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

20h 00m
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

18h 45m
$937

Fiji Airways

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Los Angeles to New Zealand 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Zealand from Los Angeles found for this year
May 14 - May 28
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

17h 40m
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 20m
$906

Fiji Airways

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Deal found 19.1.22

May 5 - May 12
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

19h 10m
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

14h 55m
$912

Multiple Airlines

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Mar 21 - May 2
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

16h 55m
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

18h 50m
$917

Fiji Airways

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Non-stop flights to New Zealand from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to New Zealand direct flight deals
May 4 - May 25
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

12h 55m
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

12h 05m
$1,004

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 18.1.22

May 2 - May 18
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

12h 55m
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

12h 05m
$1,005

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 20.1.22

Feb 17 - Feb 28
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

12h 55m
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

12h 00m
$1,006

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 19.1.22

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand

Late deals on return flights to New Zealand from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
Jan 27 - Feb 14
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

20h 00m
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

18h 45m
$1,033

Fiji Airways

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Jan 27 - Feb 12
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

20h 00m
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

23h 58m
$1,153

Multiple Airlines

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Jan 27 - Feb 14
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

25h 00m
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

18h 45m
$1,167

Multiple Airlines

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One-way flights to New Zealand from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand
Jun 8
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

44h 05m
$449

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19.1.22

Feb 19
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

16h 55m
$490

Fiji Airways

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Deal found 19.1.22

Jun 2
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

18h 15m
$501

Fiji Airways

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Deal found 18.1.22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Los Angeles to New Zealand flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand?

Los Angeles (LAX) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Los Angeles to New Zealand. It is only a 9.4 mi journey to Los Angeles (LAX) from Los Angeles’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Los Angeles to New Zealand have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways, and Fiji Airways flying from Los Angeles to New Zealand have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Fiji Airways for just $906, but on average you can expect to pay $930.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand under $1,100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to New Zealand is less than $1,028.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to New Zealand for under $1,100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand within the next 7 days for less than $1,100.

How popular is this Los Angeles to New Zealand flight route?

The Los Angeles to New Zealand flight path was viewed by 165 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Los Angeles to New Zealand one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Fiji Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $490. Air Tahiti Nui flights start at $533 while deals on Air New Zealand start at $538 one-way.

What are the most popular routes from Los Angeles to New Zealand?

While some choose either Los Angeles - Wellington or Los Angeles - Hamilton, Los Angeles - Auckland Intl is the most popular route from Los Angeles to New Zealand.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Los Angeles to New Zealand?

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Los Angeles to New Zealand.

What are the most reliable airlines from Los Angeles to New Zealand?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Los Angeles to New Zealand are Air Canada (65%), Turkish Airlines (65%) and United Airlines (65%).

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand?

The cheapest flight price from Los Angeles to New Zealand is $326. On average you can expect to pay $1,720. The most popular route, (Los Angeles - Auckland Intl), can usually be booked for $912.

Can I fly to New Zealand from Los Angeles right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Los Angeles to New Zealand

Most visitors from Los Angeles will not be allowed to enter New Zealand.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering New Zealand.

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.


Can I fly back to Los Angeles from New Zealand?

Returning to Los Angeles from New Zealand

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

Destination points for flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand

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Top 10 airlines flying from Los Angeles to New Zealand

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to New Zealand choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$394
Average$956
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$417
Average$1,025
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
China Southern
Cheapest$579
Average$740
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$624
Average$1,032
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Air Canada
Cheapest$624
Average$998
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$632
Average$1,168
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Fiji Airways
Cheapest$638
Average$910
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$699
Average$1,208
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Hawaiian Airlines
Cheapest$711
Average$1,027
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time85%
COVID-19 safety
Air Tahiti Nui
Cheapest$727
Average$1,025
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time73%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to New Zealand

See what time of day planes typically take off from Los Angeles to New Zealand
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0%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
14%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
85%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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