Flights to New Zealand
Air New Zealand flights to New Zealand operate from London via Los Angeles, until 24 October 2020. Alternatively we offer connections with our partner airlines via a number of gateway points including San Francisco, Vancouver, Singapore, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Tokyo. The partner airline leg of your journey is from London to the gateway point and then onward with Air New Zealand to New Zealand.
Flights to New Zealand via Singapore
Our alliance with Singapore Airlines offers an additional stopover option between the UK and New Zealand. Air New Zealand and Singapore Airlines operate codeshare services on each other's flights between London and Manchester to Singapore and onwards to Auckland and Christchurch.
As part of the alliance we have expanded our international long-haul network and operate a daily service between Singapore and Auckland onboard our B787-9 Dreamliner. Sit back and relax on-board and enjoy the unique Economy Skycouch™, new Premium Economy seat or our lie-flat bed in Business Premier. Find out more about our B787-9 Dreamliner onboard experience.
A direct Air New Zealand operated service between Singapore and Christchurch gives travellers from the UK the option to fly to Christchurch in only one stop during the peak New Zealand summer months.
We will operate a five times weekly seasonal service between Christchurch and Singapore from 29 November 2020 to 20 February 2021 using a new configuration Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft.
The service makes it much faster and more convenient to fly to Christchurch from the UK, compared to transiting via Singapore and Auckland.
Air New Zealand and Singapore Airlines’ Christchurch-Singapore schedule from 29 November 2020 – 20 February 2021, subject to slot availability, is as follows:
Air New Zealand
Five times per week (excluding Monday & Wednesdays)
Air New Zealand
Five times per week (excluding Monday & Wednesdays)
Onboard experience on Air New Zealand flights
As an Economy class passenger on our flights to New Zealand, you will enjoy:
- Great leg room in economy class
- Complimentary food and wine
- Inflight on-demand entertainment from gate to gate
- Ergonomically designed seat, with adjustable headrest
- Personal screen for every seat with on-demand visual and audio capabilities
- Checked in baggage allowance of 1 piece at 23kg weight per person
For further information please visit our onboard experience page.
Upgrade to Economy Skycouch™ on your flights to New Zealand
Whether you're a couple who'd like a bit of extra room, a parent with a young child or a parent with two restless kids, you'll find our innovative Economy Skycouch is the perfect solution.
The Economy Skycouch is available on our 787-9 and 777-300 long-haul services. The Skycouch is available all the way to New Zealand when flying to Auckland via Los Angeles from London. On other long haul services, the Skycouch will be available on the Air New Zealand operated leg of your journey.
Experiencing New Zealand with Air New Zealand
In addition to flights from the United Kingdom, Air New Zealand offers a range of domestic flights around New Zealand which allows you the opportunity to experience the best of New Zealand.
Visit newzealand.com to help plan your New Zealand holiday, it’s filled with itinerary suggestions, recommendations and top tips.
Flights to Middle-earth
Discover a place that will forever keep you under its spell. As the official airline of Middle-earth, we're here to help you embark on your own Middle-earth adventure.
Hike to the top of an island volcano, float through underground caves, be dazzled by endless mountain ranges. No matter where you go in New Zealand, you'll discover something uniquely wonderful every day.
^ Bookings made via the Air New Zealand Call Centre will incur an additional offline booking fee of £30 per ticket issued.
†Skycouch™ upgrades: The upgrade fees shown are for one-way travel only and are paid in addition to an Economy fare(s). The Skycouch™ upgrade fees will be given at the time of booking your Economy travel, please select Skycouch™ when prompted with the upgrade message to view the applicable fees. Fees stated above include estimated tax and fuel surcharge. The Economy Skycouch™ fee calculation is based on the number of passengers occupying the group of seats. Each seating option provides a different number of seats and will present a different fee amount. Booking an Economy Skycouch™ allocates three Economy seats to your booking. Skycouch™ can be booked on a sector-by-sector basis
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Fare/Price details - Prices are in GBP and include estimated government taxes, fuel surcharge, ticketing and handling fees. Fare is subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time. Unless otherwise stated above, fares are based on routings to Hong Kong, Shanghai or Singapore from London with Virgin Atlantic, Cathay Pacific or Singapore Airlines and onward with Air New Zealand to New Zealand. Fare Listings are for general information only and not a reflection of current seat availability. 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. We are not able to provide refunds or rebookings if a lower fare becomes available.
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Cancellation/Changes - Time/Date changes permitted before each flight departure for a fee of £100 per change. Where the original fare booked is no longer available or applicable for new travel dates, any difference in fare will be also be required for payment in additional to the fee for change. £30 service fee may also apply for changes. Ticket is non-transferable. Ticket is NON-REFUNDABLE. Fare may be used as credit towards a higher Air New Zealand fare. At all times the Non-Refundable portion remains Non-Refundable.
Stopovers - Free stopovers in Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Vancouver, Buenos Aires, Singapore, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Seoul or Tokyo in each direction. Stopover point applicable to route taken.
Frequent Flyer - Air New Zealand Airpoints Dollars are permitted to be accrued on these fares. Other airline frequent flyer points/miles cannot be accrued.
Minimum/Maximum Stays - No Minimum stay. Maximum stay of 3 months.
Children/Infants - Children (aged 2-11 inclusive) accompanied by an adult are entitled to a 25% discount. Infants (aged under 2) accompanied by an adult are entitled to a 90% discount, however the infant is not entitled to a seat. The infant will therefore be required to travel on the adult's knee/lap. Unaccompanied minors NOT permitted on these fares.