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How to find the cheapest flight from
USA to New Zealand

All the information you need to plan the best null to AKL flight in 2021: compare USA 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 USA to New Zealand?

To save on the cost of your flight from USA to New Zealand, book at least 36 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 10% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,017 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,017.

What is the cheapest month to fly from USA to New Zealand?

Flights from USA to New Zealand lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from USA to New Zealand in June, with the cheapest ticket starting at $802.

When is the cheapest time to fly from USA to New Zealand (US - NZ)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from USA to New Zealand as you normally would.

Cheap flights from USA to New Zealand in October, November 2021

The best prices found for USA to New Zealand flights for October, November
30 Nov - 7 Dec
$833pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
30 Nov - 7 Dec
$956pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
30 Nov - 28 Dec
$1,066pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

USA to New Zealand 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Zealand from USA found for this year
8 Dec - 19 Jan
$824pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
11 Dec - 22 Feb
$829pp
SFO
San Francisco
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
8 Dec - 19 Jan
$830pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to New Zealand from USA

Save time with USA to New Zealand direct flight deals
12 Apr - 21 Apr
$1,106pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
1 Apr - 15 Apr
$1,119pp
SFO
San Francisco
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
1 Apr - 2 May
$1,156pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from USA to New Zealand

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Zealand from USA, departing today and this week
22 Oct - 28 Oct
$1,822pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
23 Oct - 23 Nov
$1,842pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Emirates
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
23 Oct - 28 Oct
$1,846pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to New Zealand from United States

The cheapest one-way flights from USA to New Zealand
5:30 pm - 6:40 am
Fiji Airways
1 Stop
16h 10m
LAX - AKL
Fiji Airways
$541
Travel2Be
5:30 pm - 7:40 am
Fiji Airways
1 Stop
17h 10m
LAX - AKL
Fiji Airways
$552
Travelgenio
5:30 pm - 7:40 am
Fiji Airways
1 Stop
17h 10m
LAX - AKL
Fiji Airways
$558
Priceline

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Flight FAQs

From USA to New Zealand

Which airlines flying from United States to New Zealand have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from USA to New Zealand for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from USA to New Zealand for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Fiji Airways for just $817, but on average you can expect to pay $828.

Are there nonstop flights from USA to New Zealand for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from USA to New Zealand under $1,200. A good price for a nonstop flight from USA to New Zealand is less than $1,600.

Are there last-minute flights available from USA to New Zealand for under $1,900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from USA to New Zealand within the next 7 days for less than $1,900.

How popular is this USA to New Zealand flight route?

The United States 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.

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COVID Restrictions

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from USA to New Zealand

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

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

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

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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 USA from New Zealand?

Returning to USA 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 USA.

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

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Destination information for New Zealand

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from USA to New Zealand.
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Airports servicing

Christchurch (CHC)
Chatham Islands (CHT)
Dunedin (DUD)
Great Barrier Island (GBZ)
Gisborne (GIS)

Top 10 airlines flying from USA to New Zealand

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from USA 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
Delta
$224 $1,264 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$252 $1,315 No cancel fee 71%
Virgin Australia
$417 $1,074 No cancel fee 80%
United Airlines
$509 $1,747 No cancel fee 69%
Hawaiian Airlines
$569 $1,217 No cancel fee 85%
China Southern
$579 $1,098 No cancel fee 69%
Air New Zealand
$603 $1,332 No cancel fee 78%
Qantas Airways
$624 $1,234 No cancel fee 74%
Air Canada
$624 $1,295 No cancel fee 67%
Fiji Airways
$638 $963 No cancel fee 74%
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