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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)

SFO - WLG
Price
$851 - $1,902
WLG
Temperature
53.6 - 69.8 °F
WLG
Rainfall
0.6 - 2 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

$1,346

Average for round-trip flights in January 2021

Round-trip from

$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?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Wellington. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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 13% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Wellington in January, February 2021

The best prices found for SFO to WLG flights for January, February
24 Jan - 31 Jan
$3,184pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
20 Feb - 27 Feb
$3,847pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
24 Jan - 31 Jan
$4,067pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Wellington 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Wellington from San Francisco found for this year
4 May - 6 Oct
$1,169pp
SFO
San Francisco
Air New Zealand
     
3 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
16 Jul - 28 Jul
$1,190pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
4 May - 6 Oct
$1,222pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
WLG
Wellington
WLG
Wellington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Wellington from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Wellington
6:50 pm - 4:15 am
Air New Zealand
2 Stops
38h 25m
SFO - WLG
Air New Zealand
$980
CheapFlights
10:40 am - 3:35 pm
Emirates
2 Stops
55h 55m
SFO - WLG
Emirates
$1,379
mytrip.com
9:15 pm - 7:40 pm
Singapore Airlines
3 Stops
51h 25m
SFO - WLG
Singapore Airlines
$2,179
CheapFlights

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Wellington

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.

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.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Wellington for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Wellington for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $1,169, but on average you can expect to pay $1,538.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Wellington for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from San Francisco to Wellington, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

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

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Wellington?

In San Francisco, there will be greater rainfall in San Francisco compared to Wellington over the next 15 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Wellington?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 77 °F range in September. The weather in Wellington is generally colder than San Francisco's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Wellington?

For as low as $1,377, Air New Zealand can have you in Wellington from San Francisco in 17h 20m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on Air New Zealand is currently your cheapest option to Wellington, with prices starting at $1,169. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Qantas Airways and Singapore Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $1,375 and $2,199, respectively.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from San Francisco to Wellington are Air New Zealand ($980), Emirates ($1,360), and Singapore Airlines ($2,179).

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Wellington

Destination information for Wellington

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to Wellington
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.40
Average temperature for January in Wellington
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Wellington
1.2 ″

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
Qantas Airways
$842 $1,098 No cancel fee 74%
United Airlines
$509 $1,225 No cancel fee 69%
Air New Zealand
$775 $1,502 No cancel fee 78%
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