Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Wellington (WLG)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Wellington are usually found in August or July, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Friday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Wellington (WLG)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to WLG flight in 2022: compare Los Angeles to Wellington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Wellington.
LAX - WLG
Price
$781 - $1,330
WLG
Temperature
48.2 - 62.6 °F
WLG
Precipitation
2.8 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$781

From Los Angeles to Wellington

One-way from

$607

One-way flight from Los Angeles to Wellington

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 Los Angeles to Wellington?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Los Angeles to Wellington. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Wellington.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 6% 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 61 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 Wellington 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,158, or $1,158 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Wellington (LAX - WLG)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to Wellington at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 44% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Wellington?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Wellington from Los Angeles average $1,000. You can even find prices in August for less than $1,000, as users have found deals to Wellington from as low as $717. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Wellington from Los Angeles. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 32%.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Wellington in January, February 2022

The best prices found for LAX to WLG flights for January, February
19 Feb - 26 Feb
$1,052pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
19 Feb - 26 Feb
$1,054pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
14 Feb - 6 Mar
$1,435pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Wellington 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Wellington from Los Angeles found for this year
2 May - 18 May
$985pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
1 Apr - 16 Apr
$1,015pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
2 May - 18 May
$1,023pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Wellington from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Wellington
6:50 pm - 7:05 am
Air New Zealand
1 Stop
16h 15m
LAX - WLG
Air New Zealand
$607
Gotogate
5:45 pm - 2:05 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
23h 20m
LAX - WLG
Multiple Airlines
$653
FareScan
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Singapore Airlines
3 Stops
57h 00m
LAX - WLG
Singapore Airlines
$1,025
Singapore Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Wellington

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Los Angeles to Wellington have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways, and Fiji Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air New Zealand with this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Wellington for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Fiji Airways for just $985, but on average you can expect to pay $1,143.

How popular is this Los Angeles to Wellington flight route?

This flight path from Los Angeles to Wellington was viewed by 21 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 flying from Los Angeles to Wellington round-trip?

Fiji Airways, at $985, was found to be the cheapest airline from Los Angeles to Wellington.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Air New Zealand and Qantas Airways. Fiji Airways is currently priced 1% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Air New Zealand, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $607. However, be on the lookout for offers from Singapore Airlines and Emirates, as they are both options that can get you from Los Angeles to Wellington for a low price.

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Wellington?

While on average a flight from Los Angeles to Wellington is generally $812, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $417. When looking at the most popular route, (Los Angeles - Wellington), you can expect to pay $985 for that flight.

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

American Airlines, Air Canada and Fiji Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Los Angeles to Wellington.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Wellington, New Zealand

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Los Angeles to Wellington

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

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

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.


Do I need a test to fly back to Los Angeles from Wellington?

Returning to Los Angeles from Wellington

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

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

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Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Wellington

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Wellington

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Los Angeles to Wellington.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.49
Average temperature for January in Wellington
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Wellington
1.2 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Wellington

Top 4 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Wellington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Wellington 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
Fiji Airways
$668 $910 No cancel fee 74%
Virgin Australia
$746 $1,191 No cancel fee 80%
Air New Zealand
$754 $1,168 No cancel fee 78%
Qantas Airways
$795 $1,101 No cancel fee 74%
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