Cheap Flights to Auckland Airport
The lovely island country of New Zealand is filled with natural beauty. Auckland, New Zealand's most populous city, offers both breathtaking landscapes and an active city centre, making it the perfect tourist destination.
If you're ready to fly to Auckland Airport (AKL), use Skyscanner's flight search tools to find the cheapest tickets. Enter airport code AKL and your travel dates to see what's available right now, or set a price alert to monitor ticket prices. You'll be notified as ticket prices change so you can book at the best time to get a great deal.
Best Time to Book a Flight to Auckland Airport
As a southern hemisphere country, New Zealand experiences seasons differently than North America does. The best time to book a flight to Auckland is either during their spring (September to November) or their autumn (March to May), when temperatures are more likely to be mild.
If your travel dates are flexible, find the cheapest month to fly to Auckland Airport by using Skyscanner's cheapest month search tool.
Airlines That Fly to Auckland Airport
As the largest airport in New Zealand, you'll have your choice of many airlines when flying to Auckland Airport, including Air New Zealand, Cathay Pacific, and United Airlines. To see a complete list of airlines that fly to Auckland Airport, please click here.
What to Expect When Arriving at the Airport
Depending on traffic, it will generally take 40-60 minutes to get from the airport to Auckland's city center. Several public transportation buses and one shuttle service operate routes to and from Auckland Airport and licensed taxi companies are always available at the terminal ranks.
If you'd prefer to have your own transportation, you can rent a car from well-known companies like Budget and Hertz, or choose from five companies that rent out camper vans and motor homes.
Auckland Airport consists of two terminals: domestic and international. The terminals are approximately 500m apart, connected by a free shuttle bus service. If you get lost or have questions, airport staff in blue jackets (known as "bluecoats") patrol both terminals to offer help to passengers.
In both terminals, the airport offers bars and restaurants, V.I.P. lounges, currency exchange services, showers, nursery rooms for children, and much more. The airport offers free Wi-Fi service for up to 45 minutes, with pay-as-you-go options available if you require additional time.
What to See and Do in Auckland
When you book a flight to Auckland, plan to spend most of your trip outdoors. Walking and hiking tours will allow you to experience the natural beauty of rolling countrysides, rainforests, rocky coastlines, and even dormant volcanoes.
In the city, embrace Māori culture by visiting the Auckland War Memorial Museum. The museum's exhibits are dedicated to New Zealand history and culture, housing an extensive collection of Pacific Island antiquities.
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Airports near Auckland International
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