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Cheap flights from Auckland to China

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Auckland (AKL) to China

All the information you need to plan the best AKL to SHA flight in 2021: compare Auckland to China flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in China.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Auckland to China?

To save up to 31% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 56 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Auckland to China from $1,074 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,272 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to China from Auckland. Users have commonly found prices around $937 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $577. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to China (AKL - CN0)?

When flying from Auckland to China, 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 China in September, October 2021

The best prices found for AKL to China flights in September, October
7 Oct - 14 Oct
$1,634pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
China Eastern
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
7 Oct - 14 Oct
$1,638pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
China Eastern
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
26 Sep - 2 Oct
$1,984pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
China Southern
 
1 STOP
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
China Southern
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl

Auckland Intl to China 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to China from Auckland found for this year
7 Oct - 14 Oct
$1,634pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
China Eastern
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
7 Oct - 14 Oct
$1,638pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
China Eastern
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
26 Sep - 2 Oct
$1,984pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
China Southern
 
1 STOP
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
China Southern
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl

Direct flights to China from Auckland

Save time with Auckland to China direct flight deals
16 Feb - 2 Mar
$1,465pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air China
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air China
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
16 Feb - 2 Mar
$1,466pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air China
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air China
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
7 Oct - 13 Oct
$2,014pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
China Southern
Direct
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
China Southern
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

Last-minute flights from Auckland to China

Late deals on return flights to China from Auckland, departing today and this week
1 Oct - 7 Oct
$3,308pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
China Eastern
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
1 Oct - 7 Oct
$3,648pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
China Eastern
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
1 Oct - 6 Oct
$3,781pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
China Southern
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

One-way flights to China from Auckland

The cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to China
18:59 - 02:05
Air New Zealand
Direct
12h 06m
AKL - PVG
Air New Zealand
$1,015
Gotogate
19:00 - 01:35
China Southern
Direct
11h 35m
AKL - CAN
China Southern
$1,360
Travelgenio
05:50 - 19:40
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
42h 50m
AKL - CAN
Multiple Airlines
$10,798
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Flight FAQs

From Auckland to China

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

Located just 17.9 km from the city centre, Auckland Intl (AKL) is the airport most travellers will use when flying to China from Auckland.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like China Southern, China Eastern, and Air China flying from Auckland Intl to China have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Auckland Intl to China to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Philippine Airlines is one of them. New policies for travellers booking flights from Auckland Intl to China include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Auckland to China for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to China for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air China for just $1,465, but on average you can expect to pay $2,076.

Are there direct flights from Auckland to China for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 13 direct flights from Auckland to China under $1,500. A good price for a direct flight from Auckland to China is less than $2,302.

Are there last-minute flights available from Auckland to China for under $3,400?

There are currently 5+ open flights from Auckland to China within the next 7 days for less than $3,400.

What are the most popular routes from Auckland to China?

Most travellers choose Auckland Intl - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl, Auckland Intl - Chengdu or Auckland Intl - Guangzhou Baiyun when deciding on the best route from Auckland to China.

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

Sichuan Airlines, Air China and China Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Auckland to China.

What are the cheapest flights from Auckland to China?

While on average a flight from Auckland to China is generally $1,465, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $387. When looking at the most popular route, (Auckland Intl - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl), you can expect to pay $1,253 for that flight.

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to China from Auckland?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Auckland Intl to China

Most visitors from Auckland Intl will not be allowed to enter China.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Auckland Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to China.

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

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Health Declaration Form - Must be presented upon arrival


Do I need a test to fly back to Auckland from China?

Returning to Auckland Intl from China

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from China must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Auckland Intl.

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

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Flight duration from AKL to China
11h 45m

Airports servicing Auckland

Top 10 airlines flying from Auckland Intl to China

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Auckland to China choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
China Southern
$432 $804 No cancel fee 69%
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Sichuan Airlines
$453 $808 No cancel fee 63%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Sichuan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Hainan Airlines
$503 $778 No cancel fee 61%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Hainan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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China Eastern
$545 $841 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Air China
$550 $1,044 No cancel fee 67%
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Philippine Airlines
$577 $694 No cancel fee 60%
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Qantas Airways
$582 $696 No cancel fee 74%
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Malaysia Airlines
$622 $1,191 No cancel fee 67%
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Cathay Pacific
$721 $993 No cancel fee 72%
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Air New Zealand
$742 $1,108 No cancel fee 78%
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