Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to New Zealand

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to New Zealand

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to AKL flight in 2021: compare Los Angeles to New Zealand flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Zealand.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to New Zealand?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 50 days in advance to save up to 14% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 50 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Los Angeles to New Zealand 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $976, or $984 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Los Angeles to New Zealand in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $671.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to New Zealand (LAX - NZ0)?

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 September, October 2021

The best prices found for LAX to New Zealand flights for September, October
29 Sep - 30 Dec
$1,583pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air Tahiti Nui
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
2 Oct - 2 May
$1,745pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air Tahiti Nui
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
28 Sep - 13 Oct
$1,798pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to New Zealand 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Zealand from Los Angeles found for this year
5 Dec - 13 Dec
$839pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
5 Dec - 14 Dec
$889pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
6 Dec - 11 Dec
$890pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to New Zealand from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to New Zealand direct flight deals
7 Mar - 16 Mar
$1,014pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
1 Mar - 29 Mar
$1,016pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
8 Mar - 17 Mar
$1,025pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Zealand from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
25 Sep - 2 Oct
$2,048pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
24 Sep - 17 Oct
$2,199pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
24 Sep - 17 Oct
$2,602pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to New Zealand from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand
4:30 pm - 10:25 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
20h 55m
LAX - AKL
Multiple Airlines
$664
FareScan
4:00 am - 6:50 pm
Hawaiian Airlines
2 Stops
41h 50m
LAX - AKL
Hawaiian Airlines
$678
Hawaiian Airlines
4:30 pm - 6:40 am
Fiji Airways
1 Stop
17h 10m
LAX - AKL
Fiji Airways
$685
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to New Zealand

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.

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles to New Zealand 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 Los Angeles and New Zealand 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 Los Angeles to New Zealand for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Fiji Airways for just $838, but on average you can expect to pay $939.

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 $1,139.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to New Zealand for under $2,100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to New Zealand within the next 7 days for less than $2,100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Los Angeles to New Zealand?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Monday, Friday.

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.

How many flights depart from Los Angeles to New Zealand on average per day?

Per day, 6 flights depart from Los Angeles to New Zealand on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to New Zealand?

For as low as $838, Fiji Airways can have you in New Zealand from Los Angeles in 12h 55m. Los Angeles and New Zealand are separated by a distance of 6552 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Air New Zealand. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $502. Users have also found prices from $543 and $544 on Air New Zealand and Air Tahiti Nui, respectively.

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to New Zealand from Los Angeles?

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.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to New Zealand.

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

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Do I need a test to 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 72 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

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

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Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Los Angeles to New Zealand.
Today's exchange rate
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Flight duration from LAX to New Zealand
12h 30m

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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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
China Southern
$579 $740 No cancel fee 69%
Fiji Airways
$638 $910 No cancel fee 74%
American Airlines
$394 $956 No cancel fee 71%
China Eastern
$893 $988 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.

Air Canada
$624 $998 No cancel fee 67%
Air Tahiti Nui
$727 $1,025 No cancel fee 73%
Virgin Australia
$417 $1,025 No cancel fee 80%
Hawaiian Airlines
$711 $1,027 No cancel fee 85%
Qantas Airways
$624 $1,032 No cancel fee 74%
United Airlines
$632 $1,168 No cancel fee 69%
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