The cheapest times to fly from ADL to AKL are

  • January 22nd to March 25th
  • May 7th to June 24th
  • July 30th to October 7th (except the week of September 24th)

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 ADL to AKL is mid May. Prices can be as high as $652 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $270 for Wednesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Auckland

Flying from Adelaide (ADL) to Auckland (AKL) will usually cost between $310 to $519 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $320. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $590. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $271 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $380 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ADL to AKL flight.

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

ADL to AKL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ADL to AKL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Adelaide. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $26 (6%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $371. Return trip prices are from the AKL to ADL 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 ADL to AKL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 37 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking ADL 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 ADL to AKL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Melbourne (ADL > MEL > AKL)

  • Price for both tickets: $358
  • Average savings: $22 (5.67%)

See ADL to SYD flights

Hack #2: Sydney (ADL > SYD > AKL)

  • Price for both tickets: $370
  • Average savings: $10 (2.5%)

See ADL to MEL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, China Eastern, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Hainan, Jetstar, LATAM, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Auckland International Airport to Adelaide International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2020 miles or 3251 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ADL to AKL flight is about 4 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Adelaide and Auckland?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 47 available flights from ADL to AKL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ADL
Origination airport name Adelaide International Airport
City Adelaide
Country Australia
Latitude -34.9
Longitude 138.5

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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