Cheap flights from Auckland to California

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How far in advance should I book a flight from Auckland to California?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 16 days in advance to save up to 10% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 16 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Auckland to California 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,200, or $1,378 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Auckland to California?

May can be a great time to fly to California from Auckland with a flight ticket averaging about $1,257. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $868. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to California (AKL - CA)?

When flying from Auckland to California, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Auckland to California in January, February 2022

The best prices found for AKL to California flights in January, February
28 Jan - 3 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

26h 09m
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

20h 00m
$1,507

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/26/22

31 Jan - 3 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

12h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

21h 40m
$1,516

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/26/22

2 Feb - 9 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

12h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

21h 40m
$1,520

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/25/22

Auckland to California 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Auckland found for this year
12 May - 28 May
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

18h 50m
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

17h 40m
$1,266

Fiji Airways

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Deal found 1/26/22

25 Jun - 28 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

18h 10m
SFO

San Francisco

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

19h 10m
$1,298

Fiji Airways

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Deal found 1/26/22

11 Mar - 27 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

18h 45m
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

16h 55m
$1,320

Fiji Airways

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Deal found 1/25/22

Direct flights to California from Auckland

Save time with Auckland to California direct flight deals
12 May - 28 May
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

12h 05m
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

12h 55m
$1,390

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 1/26/22

10 Mar - 25 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

12h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

12h 55m
$1,434

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 1/25/22

10 Mar - 28 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

12h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

12h 55m
$1,449

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 1/25/22

Last-minute flights from Auckland to California

Late deals on return flights to California from Auckland, departing today and this week
2 Feb - 9 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

12h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

21h 40m
$1,520

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/25/22

2 Feb - 9 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

12h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

34h 14m
$1,526

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/25/22

1 Feb - 8 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

26h 06m
LAX

Los Angeles

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

21h 40m
$1,535

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/25/22

One-way flights to California from Auckland

The cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to California
12 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

14h 55m
$661

Air Tahiti Nui

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Deal found 1/27/22

28 Apr
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

20h 00m
$670

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 1/27/22

15 Jun
AKL

Auckland Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

24h 15m
$682

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 1/26/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Auckland to California flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Auckland to California?

For a flight from Auckland to California, you will be flying from Auckland Intl. Auckland Intl (AKL) is just 17.9 km from the centre of the city.

Which airlines flying from Auckland Intl to California have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Auckland Intl to California that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Air New Zealand, Fiji Airways, and Qantas Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Auckland to California for under $1,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to California for under $1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Fiji Airways for just $1,266, but on average you can expect to pay $1,404.

Are there direct flights from Auckland to California for under $1,400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Auckland to California under $1,400. A good price for a direct flight from Auckland to California is less than $2,951.

Are there last-minute flights available from Auckland to California for under $1,600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Auckland to California within the next 7 days for less than $1,600.

How popular is this Auckland to California flight route?

Within the past month, 8,116 users have taken a look at flights from Auckland Intl to California.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Auckland to California one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Air Tahiti Nui. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $661. Users have also found prices from $670 and $685 on Qantas Airways and Hawaiian Airlines, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from Auckland to California?

The most popular flight routes from Auckland to California are Auckland Intl - Los Angeles, Auckland Intl - San Francisco and Auckland Intl - Ontario.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Auckland to California?

Before booking your flight from Auckland to California, check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air Canada or Air China.

What are the most reliable airlines from Auckland to California?

Before booking your flight to California from Auckland, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Air New Zealand (77%), Air Canada (75%), Turkish Airlines( 75%).

What are the cheapest flights from Auckland to California?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Auckland to California? While on average our users pay $1,677, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $656. The most popular route (Auckland Intl - Los Angeles), is priced around $1,314.

Can I fly to California from Auckland Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Auckland Intl to California

Most visitors from Auckland Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter California.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Auckland Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to California.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Auckland Intl are not required to quarantine after entering California.

Can I fly back to Auckland Intl from California?

Returning to Auckland Intl from California

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from California are not required to quarantine after entering Auckland Intl.

Destination points for flights from Auckland to California

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Top 10 airlines flying from Auckland to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Auckland to California choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$731
Average$1,719
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Fiji Airways
Cheapest$816
Average$1,142
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$850
Average$1,451
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Hawaiian Airlines
Cheapest$870
Average$1,397
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time85%
COVID-19 safety
Air Canada
Cheapest$876
Average$1,849
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
Air Tahiti Nui
Cheapest$888
Average$1,444
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time73%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$891
Average$1,649
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$905
Average$1,424
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$952
Average$1,415
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
China Eastern
Cheapest$1,207
Average$1,424
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety

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