The cheapest times to fly from AKL to CAN are

  • February 12th to March 18th
  • May 14th to June 24th
  • July 30th to September 30th (except the week of September 17th)
  • October 15th to December 2nd

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 AKL to CAN is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1096 for Saturday flights during early July, or as low as $411 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Guangzhou

Flying from Auckland (AKL) to Guangzhou (CAN) will usually cost between $460 to $855 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $518. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $892. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $373 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $621 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AKL to CAN flight.

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

AKL to CAN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AKL to CAN flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Auckland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, 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. Saturdays 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 $115 (15%) 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 $587. Return trip prices are from the CAN to AKL 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 AKL to CAN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 23 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 26 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Emirates, EVA Air, Garuda Indonesia, Hainan, Korean Air, LATAM, Malaysia Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, THAI, Virgin Australia, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5777 miles or 9297 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AKL to CAN flight is about 11 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Auckland and Guangzhou?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 68 available flights from AKL to CAN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeAKL
Origination airport nameAuckland International Airport
CountryNew Zealand

Return Airport

Destination codeCAN
Destination airport nameBaiyun International Airport


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