Welcome to New Zealand

Whether you’re exploring ancient forests, kayaking through towering fiords or wine tasting near white sand beaches, every day is a different journey, with adventure around every corner. Today, hide away on an island paradise or find your own path among endless hiking and cycle trails. Tomorrow, peek through Hobbit holes, unwind in hidden hot springs, and let the warm Kiwi culture embrace you.

Fly Air New Zealand to Auckland non-stop from Los Angeles and San Francisco. It’s just an overnight flight that lands you in Middle-earth in the morning.

Whether you’re exploring ancient forests, kayaking through towering fiords or wine tasting near white sand beaches, every day is a different journey, with adventure around every corner. Today, hide away on an island paradise or find your own path among endless hiking and cycle trails. Tomorrow, peek through Hobbit holes, unwind in hidden hot springs, and let the warm Kiwi culture embrace you.

Fly Air New Zealand to Auckland non-stop from Los Angeles and San Francisco. It’s just an overnight flight that lands you in Middle-earth in the morning.

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Every day a different journey

  • Explore enchanted forests

    You can find the Bridge to Nowhere by walking, jumping in a jet boat or pioneering a canoe.

    Bridge to Nowhere, Whanganui National Park 40 minutes from Ohakune

    Explore enchanted forests

    You can find the Bridge to Nowhere by walking, jumping in a jet boat or pioneering a canoe.

    40 minutes from Ohakune

  • Find your own path

    Accessible cycle trails, like the one around Lake Pukaki, make it easy to explore picturesque landscapes.

    Aoraki Mt Cook 4 hours from Christchurch

    Find your own path

    Accessible cycle trails, like the one around Lake Pukaki, make it easy to explore picturesque landscapes.

    4 hours from Christchurch

  • See art in nature

    Take a kayak or boat tour around Lake Taupo's western bays to see the huge Maori rock carvings.

    Mine Bay rock carvings 20 minutes from Taupo

    See art in nature

    Take a kayak or boat tour around Lake Taupo's western bays to see the huge Maori rock carvings.

    20 minutes from Taupo

  • Let the currents guide you

    Pack a picnic, follow the coastal trail, and enjoy an idyllic day at one of New Zealand’s picture-perfect beaches.

    Cathedral Cove 2 hours from Auckland

    Let the currents guide you

    Pack a picnic, follow the coastal trail, and enjoy an idyllic day at one of New Zealand’s picture-perfect beaches.

    2 hours from Auckland

  • Peek through Hobbit holes

    Step into the world of Hobbit holes you witnessed in The Lord of the Rings and Hobbit films.

    Hobbiton Movie Set 45 minutes from Hamilton

    Peek through Hobbit holes

    Step into the world of Hobbit holes you witnessed in The Lord of the Rings and Hobbit films.

    45 minutes from Hamilton

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Fare/Pricing Details - Round trip economy class airfare per person on specified Air New Zealand operated flights between the San Francisco, Los Angeles and New Zealand Monday thru Thursday. 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: GXN4

Taxes - Fuel surcharge is included in the price point and is shown separately from taxes. Taxes include all US and foreign Government imposed fees and taxes and Security fees.

Payment & Ticketing - TTicket must be purchased at least 2 days prior to travel. Travel for Mon-Thurs only. Extra charge for Friday, Saturday, Sunday 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 $150 change penalty 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. Fare is non-refundable; non-transferable non-endorseable. For No -shows ticket value is forfeited. Other restrictions may apply.

Stopovers: in Auckland and Rarotonga at no extra charge when travelling to New Zealand. All other stopovers within New Zealand at $150 per stopover 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.

Frequent Flyer - Frequent Flyer accrual is not permitted with this fare type on any programs other than Airpoints.

Minimum/Maximum stays - No minimum stay and 12 month maximum stay.

Children/Infants - Accompanied children 2-11 years pay 75% of base fare and the full fuel surcharge of $680. 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.

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