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Flights to Auckland

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Last minute flights to Auckland

Departure Tue, 12 Nov Return Tue, 19 Nov
LHR London
AKL Auckland
return from £598
Departure Sun, 08 Dec Return Thu, 12 Dec
SYD Sydney
AKL Auckland
return from £168
Departure Mon, 18 Nov Return Sat, 23 Nov
MAN Manchester
AKL Auckland
return from £772
Departure Sun, 24 Nov Return Sat, 07 Dec
MEL Melbourne
AKL Auckland
return from £249
Popular flight routes to Auckland
London - Auckland
return from £473
Manchester - Auckland
return from £750
Melbourne - Auckland
return from £249
Bali - Auckland
return from £519
Edinburgh - Auckland
return from £936
Birmingham - Auckland
return from £750

Trips to Auckland

Auckland travel

One of New Zealand's largest cities, Auckland is located on the North Island and is home to about 1.5 million inhabitants. "The City of Sails" has a stunning natural playground with over 100km of coastline with beautiful beaches, about 48 volcanic cones and a diverse landscape. This coastal city is considered the third most liveable city in the world. It features open air street markets and the best of designer brands for every shopper. Auckland is bordered by the Pacific Ocean on one side and the Tasman Sea on the other and has a mild, sub-tropical climate all year round. Grab the cheap flights to Auckland to experience it for yourself.

Things to do and places to see in Auckland

This city is full of life. There is no end to the list of activities that can be enjoyed there. Stroll along the romantic beaches of Auckland or do heart thumping sporting activities - go from one extreme to another. Exotic food cannot be missed in its wide variety of restaurants or sit back and enjoy the scenic train ride through historical villages.

Capture Auckland's memories by experiencing a range of activities:

  • Visit the SkyCity the iconic 328 metre Sty Tower comprising the choicest of cafes bars and restaurants
  • Go dolphin spotting or on a dinner cruise at the Hauraki Gulf's sparkling blue water
  • Explore the harbour on a twin-powered Adventure Jet boat, one of the heart pumping activities
  • Watch native and exotic animals in the wild in the 17 hectares of the Auckland Zoo
  • Dine at the Elliott Stables, the most distinctive fine dining restaurant set in the 1800s Archibald Clarke & Sons warehouse
  • Ride the 15km long scenic route through the historic Waiuku Township in the well preserved Glenbrook vintage steam train
  • Watch the penguins, spiny sea dragon, sharks, Seahorse and stingrays at the Kelly Tarlton Sea Life Aquarium
  • Shoot out at Lock N Load, a premium paintball park with nine themed fields for novices to professionals
  • The courageous should try the ocean touching bungee jumping off the Auckland Harbour Bridge
  • Trips to Auckland are never complete without strolling through the various shopping malls
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Auckland airports

Domestic and international flights to Auckland land and take off from the Auckland Airport. This is New Zealand's busiest and largest airport and is expanding even further to manage more the current load of 16 million passengers annually.

  • Auckland Airport

    Top airlines

    Some of the carriers landing at this airport are Air New Zealand, Emirates and Virgin Australia.


    The airport is at a distance of 21km south of the main city in the Mangere area of Auckland.

    Transport options

    The SkyBus runs round the clock throughout year round between the airport and Auckland city. This bus takes about 60 minutes to reach the city. The nearest train station is the Papatoetoe station with Airporter bus running between the airport and station. There are number of taxi operators and shuttle operators for small and big groups of tourists. All arrival terminals have the car rental offices for booking your car rentals or picking up your pre-booked car.

FAQ's about Auckland

When's the best time to book flights to Auckland?
The top month to book flights to Auckland is September, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Auckland flights is August. In third place: October. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets.For the best time to actually travel to Auckland, read on.
📅 When's the best time to go to Auckland?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Auckland is... December. The next best month to travel to Auckland is January. And let's not forget February, the third top choice for when to go to Auckland. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Auckland is June.
🕑 How long before a flight to Auckland should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Auckland, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Auckland departing from over 28 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Auckland at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
✈️ What is the name of Auckland’s airport?
Auckland is served with 1 airport[s]. Auckland Airport operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 28 cities, such as London, Sydney and Manchester, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is Auckland’s airport from the city centre?
Auckland’s airport Auckland Airport is located 12 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Auckland’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is of 1.73 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Auckland Airport , for example, the average price for the ride to Auckland center is around 1.77 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Auckland. Pick your preferred car type and get from Auckland Airport to Auckland city centre on your own terms.
💳 How much should I budget for a trip to Auckland?
If you are going to Auckland, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 9.88 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 44.46 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 5.43 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 4.94 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 4.45 GBP
  • - Coffee: 2.31 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 1.69 GBP
  • - Water: 1.56 GBP

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