The cheapest times to fly from AKL to FAT are

  • January 22nd to March 25th
  • April 30th to June 24th
  • October 29th to November 25th

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 FAT is early November. Prices can be as high as $2372 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1071 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Fresno

Flying from Auckland (AKL) to Fresno, CA (FAT) will usually cost between $1071 to $1588 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $1071. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2023. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $952 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1103 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AKL to FAT flight.

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

AKL to FAT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AKL to FAT flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Auckland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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 $89 (6%) 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 $1137. Return trip prices are from the FAT 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 FAT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 51 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from AKL to FAT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Monterey Regional Airport (MRY) in Monterey, CA

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from FAT
  • Usually 0.73% less expensive than FAT
  • 2-layover flights available

See AKL to MRY flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, Qantas, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fresno Yosemite International Airport to Auckland International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6594 miles or 10612 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AKL to FAT flight is about 12 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Auckland and Fresno, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from AKL to FAT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeAKL
Origination airport nameAuckland International Airport
CountryNew Zealand

Return Airport

Destination codeFAT
Destination airport nameFresno Yosemite International Airport
CityFresno, CA
Countrythe United States


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