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Learn more about our gateways from North America

Air New Zealand offers a convenient overnight service to New Zealand, departing from Vancouver early evening and arriving into Auckland early in the morning, Air New Zealand allows for same day connections to 20+ domestic New Zealand and eight Australian gateways.

Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)

Air New Zealand provides nonstop service between Houston, Texas and Auckland, New Zealand up to five times per week from Terminal D.

The route is operated by a fully refurbished Boeing 777-200 aircraft.

The flight time is 14 hours and 30 minutes to Auckland.

The return leg flight time is 13 hours and 50 minutes.

Our fully refurbished 777-200 includes the award-winning Economy Skycouch™, luxury leather Premium Economy seats and lie-flat beds in Business Premier. The seating configuration includes 26 in Business Premier, 40 in Premium Economy and 246 Economy seats with 18 rows of our revolutionary Economy Skycouch within the Economy cabin. 

Vancouver International Airport (YVR)

Air New Zealand provides nonstop service between Vancouver, British Colombia (Canada) and Auckland, New Zealand up to seven times per week from the International Terminal.

The route is operated by a fully refurbished Boeing 777-200 aircraft.

The flight time to Auckland is 14 hours and 5 minutes.

The return leg has a flight time of 13 hours and 10 minutes.

Our fully refurbished 777-200 includes the award-winning Economy Skycouch™, luxury leather Premium Economy seats and lie-flat beds in Business Premier. The seating configuration includes 26 in Business Premier, 40 in Premium Economy and 246 Economy seats with 18 rows of our revolutionary Economy Skycouch within the Economy cabin. 

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

Air New Zealand provides service from Los Angeles, California from the Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT).

Nonstop flights from LAX include the following destinations: Auckland New Zealand (AKL), London England (LHR), Rarotonga Cook Islands (RAR).

 

To Auckland, NZ

The route is operated by a mix of aircraft including a fully refurbished Boeing 777-200 aircraft and a Boeing 777-300 aircraft.

The flight time to Auckland is 13 hours.

The return leg has a flight time of 12 hours and 15 minutes.

 

To London, ENG

The route is operated by a Boeing 777-300 aircraft.

The flight time to London is 10 hours and 30 minutes.

The return leg has a flight time of 11 hours and 25 minutes.

 

To Rarotonga, CI

The route is operated by a Boeing Dreamliner 787-9 aircraft.

The flight time to Rarotonga is 10 hours and 15 minutes.

The return leg has a flight time of 9 hours and 40 minutes.

San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

Air New Zealand provides nonstop service between San Francisco, California and Auckland, New Zealand up to double-daily from the International Terminal - Boarding Area G.

The route is operated by a mix of aircraft including a fully refurbished Boeing 777-200 aircraft and a Boeing 777-300 aircraft.

The flight time to Auckland is 13 hours and 5 minutes.

The return leg has a flight time of 12 hours and 20 minutes.

Our fully refurbished 777-200 includes the award-winning Economy Skycouch™, luxury leather Premium Economy seats and lie-flat beds in Business Premier. The seating configuration includes 26 in Business Premier, 40 in Premium Economy and 246 Economy seats with 18 rows of our revolutionary Economy Skycouch within the Economy cabin. 

Our 777-300 includes the award-winning Economy Skycouch, Premium Economy Spaceseat™ and lie-flat beds in Business Premier. The seating configuration includes 44 in Business Premier, 44 in Premium Economy and 244 Economy seats with 20 rows of our revolutionary Economy Skycouch within the Economy cabin. 

Honolulu International Airport (HNL)

Air New Zealand provides nonstop service between Honolulu, Hawaii and Auckland, New Zealand from the Main Terminal.

The route is operated by a Boeing Dreamliner 787-9 aircraft.

The flight time to Auckland is 9 hours and 15 minutes.

The return leg has a flight time of 8 hours and 55 minutes.