Cheap flights from San Diego to New Zealand

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Flight information for San Diego to New Zealand

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from San Diego to New Zealand
Fastest flight time24h 40mThe fastest flight from San Diego to New Zealand takes 24h 40m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from San Diego to New Zealand. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are San Diego Airport - Queenstown Intl Airport, San Diego Airport - Auckland Intl Airport and San Diego Airport - Palmerston North Airport.

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from San Diego to New Zealand

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What is the cheapest airline that flies to New Zealand from San Diego?

Qantas Airways

Air Canada, Air New Zealand, and American Airlines are the most popular carriers operating from San Diego to New Zealand

What is the cheapest San Diego to New Zealand flight route?

San Diego - Auckland Intl

Fly from San Diego to Auckland Intl for the best San Diego - New Zealand flight prices


Easily compare round-trip flights from San Diego to New Zealand

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from San Diego to New Zealand by changing tabs
Multiple Airlines
Jan 11
SAN10:50 amSan Diego
23h 50m
2 stops
AKL10:40 amAuckland Intl
Jan 18
AKL9:05 amAuckland Intl
24h 25m
2 stops
SAN9:30 amSan Diego
Fiji Airways
Dec 10
SAN9:45 amSan Diego
24h 55m
2 stops
AKL10:40 amAuckland Intl
Feb 11
AKL9:05 amAuckland Intl
29h 09m
2 stops
SAN2:14 pmSan Diego
Multiple Airlines
Feb 18
SAN6:55 amSan Diego
27h 45m
2 stops
AKL10:40 amAuckland Intl
Feb 26
AKL10:35 amAuckland Intl
22h 55m
2 stops
SAN9:30 amSan Diego
Multiple Airlines
Mar 24
SAN1:30 pmSan Diego
24h 40m
2 stops
AKL2:10 pmAuckland Intl
Mar 31
AKL10:05 amAuckland Intl
25h 54m
2 stops
SAN11:59 amSan Diego
Multiple Airlines
Jan 3
SAN3:35 amSan Diego
30h 05m
2 stops
AKL9:40 amAuckland Intl
Jan 22
AKL10:35 amAuckland Intl
22h 55m
2 stops
SAN9:30 amSan Diego
Multiple Airlines
Jan 4
SAN10:50 amSan Diego
22h 50m
2 stops
AKL9:40 amAuckland Intl
Jan 11
AKL8:05 amAuckland Intl
25h 25m
2 stops
SAN9:30 amSan Diego

Find the cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to New Zealand

If you're looking for one-way flights from San Diego to New Zealand, view some of our deals below provided by United Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Nov 20
SAN3:45 amSan Diego
43h 15m
3 stops
AKL11:00 pmAuckland Intl
United Airlines
Nov 19
SAN5:56 amSan Diego
22h 49m
1 stop
AKL4:45 amAuckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
Nov 19
SAN4:01 pmSan Diego
45h 44m
3 stops
AKL1:45 pmAuckland Intl

Best airlines flying from San Diego to New Zealand

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from San Diego to New Zealand with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Hawaiian Airlines
PriceFrom $362
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.2
8.3

Boarding

8.7

Comfort

8.9

Crew

7.8

Entertainment

8.1

Food

Reviews

Great flight attendants and overall experience. Will definitely continue to choose Hawaiian airlines for future trips to the islands!

1 / 10
American Airlines
PriceFrom $499
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Flight attendant for first class is definitely not a morning person. Oh and the WiFi DID NOT WORK!

1 / 10
United Airlines
PriceFrom $590
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.2

Boarding

6.7

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.1

Food

Reviews

Not because the flight is going to Africa we can’t get better service on board

1 / 10
Qantas Airways
PriceFrom $679
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.4
7.7

Boarding

6.8

Comfort

8.6

Crew

6.8

Entertainment

7.3

Food

Reviews

Cons: For a flagship airline, a in seat screen should be a given. This is not a budget airline.

1 / 4
Air New Zealand
PriceFrom $807
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.6
8.6

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

9.1

Crew

8.2

Entertainment

8.6

Food

Reviews

Pros: I like how everything went to be honest. No complaints :)

Cons: I enjoyed it all :)

1 / 6
Air Canada
PriceFrom $901
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.5
7.8

Boarding

7.3

Comfort

8.1

Crew

7.3

Entertainment

5.9

Food

Reviews

The food selection has been better in the past but due to Covid it is understandable. This particular flight did not have any entertainment and the Air Canada App did not work to access movies.

1 / 10
Virgin Australia
PriceFrom $1,013
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.2

  • Are airlines flying from San Diego to New Zealand offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from San Diego to New Zealand, such as American Airlines, Qantas Airways, and Air New Zealand may have put in place flexible cancellation policies. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.


Can I fly to New Zealand from San Diego right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Diego to New Zealand

Most visitors from San Diego will not be allowed to enter New Zealand.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New Zealand.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to quarantine after entering New Zealand.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher - Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Can I fly back to San Diego from New Zealand?

Returning to San Diego from New Zealand

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

If you are planning to travel to New Zealand at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

Alternative routes for San Diego to New Zealand

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