Cheap flights from San Francisco to Wellington

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Flight information for San Francisco to Wellington
(SFO to WLG)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from San Francisco to Wellington
Fastest flight time37h 40mThe fastest flight from San Francisco to Wellington takes 37h 40m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from San Francisco to Wellington. Popular non-direct route for this connection is San Francisco Airport - Wellington Airport.
Airports in Wellington1 airportThere is 1 airport near Wellington: Wellington (WLG)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from San Francisco to Wellington

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What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Wellington?

May

The cheapest time of year to fly to Wellington from San Francisco is May. Most expensive is December

What is the cheapest day to depart San Francisco for Wellington?

Tuesday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Tuesday. The most expensive is typically Saturday

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Wellington?

in the evening

San Francisco to Wellington flights are approximately 14% more expensive in the afternoon than in the evening

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Wellington from San Francisco?

Qantas Airways

Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways, and United Airlines are the most popular carriers operating from San Francisco to Wellington

What is the cheapest San Francisco to Wellington flight route?

San Francisco - Wellington

Fly from San Francisco to Wellington for the best San Francisco - Wellington flight prices

How far in advance should you book San Francisco to Wellington flights?

0 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from San Francisco to Wellington is approximately 0 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from San Francisco to Wellington

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 Francisco to Wellington by changing tabs
Multiple Airlines
Dec 2
SFO4:00 pmSan Francisco
37h 40m
2 stops
WLG5:40 amWellington
Dec 6
WLG4:15 pmWellington
35h 30m
2 stops
SFO3:45 amSan Francisco
Air New Zealand
Oct 4
SFO6:30 pmSan Francisco
47h 05m
2 stops
WLG5:35 pmWellington
Oct 14
WLG5:45 amWellington
27h 49m
2 stops
SFO9:34 amSan Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Dec 2
SFO4:00 pmSan Francisco
26h 45m
2 stops
WLG6:45 pmWellington
Dec 6
WLG4:45 amWellington
28h 48m
3 stops
SFO9:33 amSan Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Dec 19
SFO4:05 pmSan Francisco
41h 25m
2 stops
WLG9:30 amWellington
Jan 3
WLG4:15 pmWellington
35h 30m
2 stops
SFO3:45 amSan Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Dec 19
SFO4:05 pmSan Francisco
41h 25m
2 stops
WLG9:30 amWellington
Jan 3
WLG4:45 amWellington
26h 41m
3 stops
SFO7:26 amSan Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Dec 2
SFO10:29 amSan Francisco
32h 16m
3 stops
WLG6:45 pmWellington
Dec 6
WLG4:45 amWellington
26h 45m
3 stops
SFO7:30 amSan Francisco

Find the cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Wellington

If you're looking for one-way flights from San Francisco to Wellington, view some of our deals below provided by Air Canada
Air Canada
SFOSan Francisco
37h 40m
WLGWellington

Best airlines flying from San Francisco to Wellington

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from San Francisco to Wellington with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
United Airlines
PriceFrom $509
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.2

Boarding

6.6

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.1

Food

Reviews

Pros: Everything! From ticketing agent to all the crew on our flight back were awesome. Thank you!

1 / 10
Air New Zealand
PriceFrom $775
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
Qantas Airways
PriceFrom $842
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

  • Are airlines flying from San Francisco to Wellington offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from San Francisco to Wellington are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travelers: Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways, and United Airlines.

  • How far is San Francisco to Wellington by plane?

    San Francisco and Wellington are 6741.8 mi apart from one another. By plane, this route typically takes 22h 05m.


Can I fly to Wellington from San Francisco right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Francisco to Wellington

Most visitors from San Francisco will not be allowed to enter Wellington.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering Wellington.

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 Francisco from Wellington?

Returning to San Francisco from Wellington

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Wellington are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

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

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