The cheapest times to fly from AKL to HNL are

  • January 22nd to April 1st
  • May 14th to July 1st
  • July 23rd to September 23rd (except the weeks of July 30th and August 13th)

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 HNL is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $1073 for Monday flights during early January, or as low as $316 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Honolulu

Flying from Auckland (AKL) to Honolulu, HI (HNL) will usually cost between $427 to $876 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $500. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $884. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $383 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $660 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AKL to HNL flight.

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

AKL to HNL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AKL to HNL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Auckland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, 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. Mondays 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 $244 (26%) 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 $518. Return trip prices are from the HNL 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 HNL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 55 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, American, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, Jetstar, LATAM, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Daniel K Inouye International Airport to Auckland International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4404 miles or 7088 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AKL to HNL flight is about 8 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Auckland and Honolulu, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from AKL to HNL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code HNL
Destination airport name Daniel K Inouye International Airport
City Honolulu, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 21.3
Longitude -157.9


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