The cheapest times to fly from ATL to AKL are

  • January 22nd to April 29th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • May 14th to June 17th
  • October 15th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ATL to AKL is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $2608 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $1212 for Tuesday flights around early to mid March.


When to Fly to Auckland

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Auckland (AKL) will usually cost between $1259 to $2005 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $1265. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2228. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $963 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1443 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to AKL flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ATL to AKL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ATL to AKL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to AKL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Auckland, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $163 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1417. Return trip prices are from the AKL to ATL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ATL to AKL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 34 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ATL to AKL

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ATL to AKL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (ATL > LAX > AKL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1257
  • Average savings: $187 (12.92%)

See ATL to LAX flights

Hack #2: Vancouver (ATL > YVR > AKL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1318
  • Average savings: $126 (8.7%)

See ATL to YVR flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (ATL > SFO > AKL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1350
  • Average savings: $93 (6.44%)

See ATL to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ATL to AKL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, Asiana, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, JetBlue, Korean Air, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Auckland International Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8099 miles or 13034 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ATL to AKL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to AKL flight is about 15 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Auckland?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 48 available flights from ATL to AKL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ATL
Origination airport name Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City Atlanta, GA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -84.4

Return Airport

Destination code AKL
Destination airport name Auckland International Airport
City Auckland
Country New Zealand
Latitude -37
Longitude 174.8


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