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San Francisco (SFO) to New Zealand

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to New Zealand?

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to New Zealand from San Francisco average $1,062. You can even find prices in March for less than $1,062, as users have found deals to New Zealand from as low as $745. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to New Zealand from San Francisco. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 38%.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to New Zealand in October, November 2020

The best prices found for SFO to New Zealand flights for October, November
14 Nov - 14 Jan
$1,752pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
14 Nov - 14 Jan
$1,880pp
SFO
San Francisco
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
6 Nov - 30 Mar
$2,261pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to New Zealand 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Zealand from San Francisco found for this year
3 Dec - 31 Mar
$1,404pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
3 Dec - 31 Mar
$1,414pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
31 Dec - 2 Apr
$1,451pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to New Zealand from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to New Zealand direct flight deals
12 Apr - 30 Apr
$890pp
SFO
San Francisco
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
5 Apr - 12 Apr
$909pp
SFO
San Francisco
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
14 Apr - 24 Apr
$924pp
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 New Zealand

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Zealand from San Francisco, departing today and this week
6 Nov - 30 Mar
$2,261pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
6 Nov - 15 Nov
$3,255pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
6 Nov - 14 Nov
$5,436pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to New Zealand from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to New Zealand
7:05 pm - 2:10 pm
China Airlines
2 Stops
46h 05m
SFO - AKL
China Airlines
$986
SmartFares
5:55 pm - 4:20 am
Cathay Pacific
1 Stop
37h 25m
SFO - AKL
Cathay Pacific
11:30 am - 8:10 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
47h 40m
SFO - AKL
Multiple Airlines
$1,429
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to New Zealand flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to New Zealand

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco 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 San Francisco 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.

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

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta and Hawaiian Airlines are some airlines that have done so. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from San Francisco to New Zealand are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to New Zealand have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from San Francisco to New Zealand that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Air New Zealand, United Airlines, and Hawaiian Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to New Zealand for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to New Zealand for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Fiji Airways for just $787, but on average you can expect to pay $907.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to New Zealand for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 14 direct flights from San Francisco to New Zealand under $900. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to New Zealand is less than $1,712.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to New Zealand for under $2,300?

There are currently 12+ open flights from San Francisco to New Zealand within the next 7 days for less than $2,300.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from San Francisco to New Zealand have been viewed 96 times in the past calendar month.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Francisco to New Zealand?

When booking a flight from San Francisco to New Zealand, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most popular routes from San Francisco to New Zealand?

The most popular flight routes from San Francisco to New Zealand are San Francisco - Auckland Intl, San Francisco - Nelson and San Francisco - Wellington.

What are the cheapest Flights from San Francisco to New Zealand?

On average you can expect to pay $1,071 for a flight from San Francisco to New Zealand. The cheapest flight overall is $558 while the most popular route, (San Francisco - Auckland Intl) is currently priced at $1,782.

What are the most reliable airlines from San Francisco to New Zealand?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from San Francisco to New Zealand consider choosing Air New Zealand (94%), Alaska Airlines (92%) or Air Canada (92%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to New Zealand?

Airlines like Air New Zealand and Fiji Airways fly from San Francisco to New Zealand in about 12h 55m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 45m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Flying on Fiji Airways is currently your cheapest option to New Zealand, with prices starting at $787. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Air New Zealand and Qantas Airways, with the lowest prices starting at $890 and $915, respectively.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Cathay Pacific. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $836. Users have also found tickets on China Airlines for as little as $970.

Destination information for New Zealand

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to New Zealand
Today's exchange rate
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Flight duration
12h 35m

Airports servicing San Francisco

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