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Explore more of New Zealand, with your choice of adventures

Book now on Star Alliance partners Air New Zealand or United Airlines and fly non-stop to Auckland from Los Angeles or San Francisco from $948* RT (or $1048* RT from Houston).

Add-on one of three New Zealand destinations at no cost!  Choose from Wellington, Queenstown, and Christchurch

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Amazing new experiences are just a non-stop overnight flight away, plus any season is a great time to visit our safe and diverse country.

Choose your adventure, from food and wine experiences in vibrant cities to hiking, cycling and wildlife encounters in alpine, beach and lakeside towns. 

Air New Zealand's new alliance with United Airlines now allows more exciting flight options from major American cities than ever before, in addition to their new non-stop service from SFO to Auckland.

Terms & Conditions

Sales period- Book January 11 – January 31, 2017

Travel period: LAX:   13 Feb - 18 Apr, 2 May - 21 Jun, 24 Jul - 17 Sep, 1 Nov - 26 Nov 2017
SFO:   05 Apr - 12 Jun, 4 Aug - 17 Sep, 1 Nov - 14 Nov 2017
IAH:     05 Apr - 14 Jun, 24 Jul - 17 Sep, 1 Nov - 30 Nov 2017

Fare/Pricing Details - Round trip Economy Class airfare per person from Los Angeles or San Francisco to New Zealand. Trans-Pacific flights may be operated by Air New Zealand (NZ) or United Airlines (UA). Fares shown are valid for travel Monday to Thursday on the trans-Pacific sector, travel from Friday to Sunday will be $50 additional in each direction. Fare is subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time. Fare Listings are for general information only and not a reflection of current seat availability. Reference: GLE07ZS1 or GNZ1

Taxes - Taxes include all US and foreign Government imposed fees and taxes and Security fees.

Payment & Ticketing - Ticket must be purchased at least 2 days prior to travel. Bookings made online must be purchased immediately with credit card. Prices are in US dollars and offer is available in the USA only. Electronic Tickets will be issued on all eligible routes and sent to the email address provided in the booking process. Flights with Air New Zealand (NZ) designator qualify for electronic tickets. No waitlists are permitted. Prices are subject to change at any time. We want to provide you with the most competitive fare deals in a fluctuating marketplace and because of this, prices may go down. Under the fare rules of all fare types (excluding full price fares) we are not able to provide rebooking with a refund of the difference in price if a lower fare becomes available. Please read all fare rules carefully before booking.

Cancellations/Changes - Changes are permitted for $200 USD change fee per adult/child. Fare upgrade may be required subject to booking class availability. A service fee of $50 USD per person will apply to changes. New ticket must be of equal or greater value than original ticket. Contact Air New Zealand. Ticket is fully refundable without penalty within 24 hours of ticketing when purchase is made 7 or more days before departure of the first flight in the itinerary. After the initial 24 hour period, ticket is non-refundable, non-transferable and non-endorseable. For No-shows ticket value is forfeited. Other restrictions may apply.

Stopovers - 5 stopovers permitted, including 1 free stopover in Rarotonga and Auckland, and 3 stopovers in New Zealand at $100 each subject to direct air services between two points, and must be purchased at the same time as the International airfare. Routings must be in a continuous direction with no back-tracking permitted. For any stopovers made, additional airport or government taxes or fees may apply.

Frequent Flyer - Frequent Flyer accrual permitted with this fare type on Air New Zealand Airpoints and United MileagePlus programs. Please check respective programs for accrual rates.

Minimum/Maximum stays - 7 day minimum stay and 12 month maximum stay.

Children/Infants - Accompanied children 2-11 years pay 75% of base fare. Accompanied infants under two years of age not occupying a seat pay 10%. Only one infant discount per adult passenger. Find out more information regarding services for young children.

Travel Documentation - Passengers are responsible for obtaining necessary travel visas, or other documentation required for international travel. Find out more about travel documentation.

* Taxes are subject to currency exchange fluctuation and may vary from the estimated taxes shown.