Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Wellington (WLG)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Wellington are usually found in May or March, booked 0 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Wellington (WLG)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to WLG flight in 2021: compare San Francisco to Wellington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Wellington.
SFO - WLG
Price
$851 - $1,902
WLG
Temperature
48.2 - 62.6 °F
WLG
Precipitation
2.8 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 42% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Average price

$928

Average for round-trip flights in September 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 851

From San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Wellington?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 48% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Wellington?

May can be a great time to fly to Wellington from San Francisco with a flight ticket averaging about $1,105. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $847. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Wellington (SFO - WLG)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco to Wellington in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 14% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Wellington in September, October 2021

The best prices found for SFO to WLG flights for September, October
4 Oct - 14 Oct
$2,705pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
4 Oct - 14 Oct
$2,747pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
4 Oct - 14 Oct
$2,811pp
SFO
San Francisco
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Wellington 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Wellington from San Francisco found for this year
2 Dec - 6 Dec
$992pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
2 Dec - 6 Dec
$1,561pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
2 Dec - 6 Dec
$1,727pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Wellington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Wellington from San Francisco, departing today and this week
4 Oct - 14 Oct
$2,705pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
4 Oct - 14 Oct
$2,747pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
4 Oct - 14 Oct
$2,811pp
SFO
San Francisco
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Wellington

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

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

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to Wellington 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 Wellington 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 San Francisco to Wellington for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Wellington for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $992, but on average you can expect to pay $2,105.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Wellington for under $2,800?

There are currently 3+ open flights from San Francisco to Wellington within the next 7 days for less than $2,800.

How popular is this San Francisco to Wellington flight route?

This flight path from San Francisco to Wellington was viewed by 18 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from San Francisco to Wellington round-trip?

Air New Zealand, at $2,811, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Francisco to Wellington..

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

Before booking your flight from San Francisco to Wellington check out the most popular airlines for this route: Air Canada, Air New Zealand or Qantas Airways.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Wellington?

On average you can expect to pay $1,650 for a flight from San Francisco to Wellington. The cheapest flight overall is $452 while the most popular route, (San Francisco - Wellington) is currently priced at $1,055.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Wellington, New Zealand

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Wellington from San Francisco?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Francisco to Wellington

Most visitors from San Francisco will not be allowed to enter Wellington.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Wellington.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco 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 San Francisco from Wellington?

Returning to San Francisco from Wellington

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Wellington are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

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Alternative routes for San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Wellington.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.42
Average temperature for September in Wellington
57.2 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Wellington
0.9 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Wellington

Top 3 airlines flying from San Francisco to Wellington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco 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
United Airlines
$509 $1,225 No cancel fee 69%
Air New Zealand
$775 $1,502 No cancel fee 78%
Qantas Airways
$842 $1,098 No cancel fee 74%
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