Cheap flights to Auckland

ORL — AKL
14 Aug — 21 Aug1
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Flights to Auckland in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average price$475Average for return flights in August 2022
Return from$294From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Auckland Intl
One-way from$195One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Auckland Intl (AKL)

Cheap flights to Auckland in August, September 2022

The best prices found for AKL flights for August, September
30 Aug. - 15 Mar.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 35m
$401

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 6/8/22

5 Sep. - 7 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
$421

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

31 Aug. - 7 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
$434

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

Auckland 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Auckland found for this year
7 Nov. - 16 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 35m
$294

AirAsia X

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

7 Nov. - 16 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 35m
$300

AirAsia X

Pick Dates

Deal found 6/8/22

11 Nov. - 14 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

2h 55m
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 35m
$322

AirAsia X

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Last minute flights to Auckland

Late deals on return flights to Auckland, departing today and this week
17 Aug. - 20 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
$487

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

17 Aug. - 20 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 50m
$521

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 6/8/22

16 Aug. - 22 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

3h 05m
AKL

Auckland Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 55m
$526

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

What is the cheapest month to fly to Auckland?

The cheapest ticket to Auckland found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$602

February

$590

March

$768

April

$831

May

$689

June

$652

July

$656

August

$600

September

$590

October

$587

November

$574

December

$620

At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Auckland is currently November; with April being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.

When is the best time to fly to Auckland?

Average Auckland flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

SYD - AKL

Price

$574 - $1,048

AKL

Temperature

11 - 20 °C

AKL

Rainfall

70 - 130 mm

Peak Season

Known as the ‘City of Sails’ for its nautical lifestyle and harbour setting, cosmopolitan Auckland is a jumping off point for people wishing to explore the rest of New Zealand. But there are plenty of attractions in this lively city to warrant a stopover, so factor in a few days when booking your cheap flights to Auckland. Peak tourist season is December through March, with the influx of overseas visitors and summer school holidays making this a busy time of year to book flights to Auckland. January and February are best months for beach weather and you’re spoiled for choice with many beautiful beaches and parks within an hour’s drive of the city, you can also jump on the downtown ferry and visit the offshore islands in the Hauraki Gulf.

Off season

Auckland’s winter (June to August) is mild with temps usually above 10C. June and July can produce some stunning clear blue sky days but the odd Antarctic southerly blast can send temperatures plummeting, so wrap up warmly when out and about. August is generally the wettest month but this doesn’t usually put people off from booking cheap flights to Auckland.

When is the best time to book a flight to Auckland?

To get the best deals and cheapest flights to Auckland book at least 6 to 8 weeks in advance. Easter, Christmas, New Years and January are the busiest times for travelling to Auckland so expect the price of flight tickets to reflect this. December is the most expensive month for flights to Auckland. The shoulder months, March to May, and October, are when you’re most likely to get the cheapest flights to Auckland.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Auckland?

The cheapest day to fly to Auckland is usually Monday. At the moment, Saturday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Auckland?

Auckland flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the evening. Booking a flight in the afternoon will likely mean higher prices.

How long is the flight to Auckland?

Flights from Sydney to Auckland – 3 hrs 1 min

Flights from Melbourne to Auckland – 3 hrs 25 mins

Flights from Brisbane to Auckland – 3 hrs 4 mins

Flights from Perth to Auckland – 6 hrs 20 mins

Which airlines operate flights to Auckland?

Virgin Australia operates daily direct flights to Auckland from Sydney, Brisbane, the Gold Coast and Melbourne and, in partnership with Air New Zealand, from Adelaide. Air New Zealand offers nonstop flights from most major Australian cities, including the Sunshine Coast, Cairns and Perth. You may also be able to pick up a cheap flights to Auckland flying with Qantas.

How to get from Auckland airport to the city centre?

After disembarking from your flight at Auckland International Airport (AKL), there are plenty of public transport options for travellers to easily reach the city centre.

Bus service: Airbus services leave regularly from the airport (every 15 minutes during the day, every 30 minutes at night) for the city centre. Tickets cost $16 for a single ticket and $28 for a return. Shuttle buses are another transport option and can be cheaper if you book a shared ride.

Taxi: Taxis are also available and ranks are located outside the arrivals terminal. The average cost of a taxi ride into the city is $50.

What is good to know if travelling to Auckland?

    • If you are on a budget, here are our picks for enjoying the City of Sails without breaking the bank with 17 things to do in Auckland for under $50.
    • Small but diverse, New Zealand’s the perfect holiday destination for anyone on the quest for beauty and variety. Check out  Top 30 things to do in New Zealand which top up the ultimate Kiwi bucket list.
    • As one of the world’s most beautiful destinations, New Zealand offers plenty of ways to enjoy nature’s beauty. If you’ve booked flights to this gorgeous region, don’t miss these top six must-see New Zealand sights.
    • From cities, to beaches and natural wonders, these romantic destinations are perfect for weddings, honeymoons, anniversaries, or simply a romantic weekend away. Look through these list of most romantic destinations in New Zealand to find your perfect place.
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What airport do you fly into for flights to Auckland?

If you book a flight to Auckland, you will be flying into Auckland Intl, which is the city’s only airport. Auckland Intl (AKL) is located 17.9 km from the centre of Auckland. 9 airlines have flights to Auckland Intl from Sydney on a daily basis. Booking flights to Auckland Intl should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 55 flights from Sydney per day.

How popular are flights to Auckland Intl (AKL) this year?

Auckland has seen a 123% increase in demand for flights to the city compared to last year.