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Cheap flights from Auckland to Rotorua

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The best prices from Auckland to Rotorua are usually found in June or August, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Auckland (AKL) to Rotorua (ROT)

All the information you need to plan the best AKL to ROT flight in 2021: compare Auckland to Rotorua flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Rotorua.
AKL - ROT
Price
$132 - $232
ROT
Temperature
14 - 24 °C
ROT
Rainfall
56 - 128 mm

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop

Average price

$181

Average for round-trip flights in July 2021

Round-trip from

$132

From Auckland to Rotorua

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Auckland to Rotorua?

Leaving on a Sunday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 25% on the overall cost on flights from Auckland to Rotorua.

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

To save up to 51% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 29 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 Rotorua from $228 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $309 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Our data shows that June tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Rotorua from Auckland. Users have commonly found prices around $182 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $85. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in March.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to Rotorua (AKL - ROT)?

When flying from Auckland to Rotorua, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 5% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Auckland to Rotorua in July, August 2021

The best prices found for AKL to ROT flights in July, August
2 Aug - 5 Aug
$185pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
31 Jul - 2 Aug
$186pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
6 Aug - 9 Aug
$188pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

Auckland to Rotorua 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rotorua from Auckland found for this year
17 Nov - 19 Nov
$96pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
17 Nov - 19 Nov
$166pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
ROT
Rotorua
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
2 Aug - 5 Aug
$185pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

Direct flights to Rotorua from Auckland

Save time with Auckland to Rotorua direct flight deals
17 Nov - 19 Nov
$96pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
2 Aug - 5 Aug
$185pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
31 Jul - 2 Aug
$186pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

Last-minute flights from Auckland to Rotorua

Late deals on return flights to Rotorua from Auckland, departing today and this week
2 Aug - 5 Aug
$185pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
31 Jul - 2 Aug
$186pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
1 Aug - 3 Aug
$215pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Auckland to Rotorua

What airports do I use to fly from Auckland to Rotorua?

Rotorua is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Rotorua from Auckland Intl. Booking flights from Auckland Intl (AKL) to Rotorua (ROT) should be relatively easy as there are 7 daily flights to Rotorua from 1 airline. 0h 45m is how long a flight from Auckland to Rotorua will take if you book a nonstop flight.

Which airlines flying from Auckland Intl to Rotorua have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air New Zealand flying from Auckland Intl to Rotorua have implemented new flexible change policies.

Can I find flights from Auckland to Rotorua for under $143 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to Rotorua for under $143. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $96, but on average you can expect to pay $245.

Are there direct flights from Auckland to Rotorua for under $143 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 8 direct flights from Auckland to Rotorua under $143. A good price for a direct flight from Auckland to Rotorua is less than $221.

Are there last-minute flights available from Auckland to Rotorua for under $287?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Auckland to Rotorua within the next 7 days for less than $287.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 37 users have taken a look at flights from Auckland Intl to Rotorua.

How many flights depart from Auckland to Rotorua on average per day?

On average 1 flight departs from Auckland Intl to Rotorua per day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Auckland or Rotorua?

Expected rainfall in Auckland is more than in Rotorua. You can expect this to be the case over the next 8 days.

Is Auckland weather warmer or cooler than Rotorua?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 24 °C on average in the month of February. The temperature in Rotorua is typically the same as in Auckland. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Auckland to Rotorua?

Air New Zealand can get you from Auckland to Rotorua in just under 45m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. Auckland and Rotorua are separated by a distance of 182 km. Most flights are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Auckland to Rotorua return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Auckland to Rotorua from $96 return. Air New Zealand is currently priced 47% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

Alternative routes for Auckland to Rotorua

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Rotorua

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Auckland to Rotorua.
Flight duration
0h 45m
Average temperature for July in Rotorua
14.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Rotorua
119.0 mm

Airports servicing Auckland

Airports servicing Rotorua

Hourly flight availability from Auckland to Rotorua

See what time of day planes typically take off from Auckland towards Rotorua.
Morning 6 AM to midday 51% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 48% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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6 AM
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Weekly flight availability
from Auckland to Rotorua
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Auckland to Rotorua.
Sunday
6 daily flights
Monday
7 daily flights
Tuesday
8 daily flights
Wednesday
8 daily flights
Thursday
6 daily flights
Friday
7 daily flights
Saturday
8 daily flights
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