The cheapest times to fly from HLZ to LAX are

  • January 29th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to June 24th
  • July 16th to September 16th

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 HLZ to LAX is early June. Prices can be as high as $2545 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $1189 for Monday flights around early June.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Hamilton (HLZ) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $1193 to $1812 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early June with an average ticket price of $1205. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2262. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1056 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1241 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HLZ to LAX flight.

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

HLZ to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HLZ to LAX flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Hamilton. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $94 (6%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1292. Return trip prices are from the LAX to HLZ 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 HLZ to LAX can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 44 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking HLZ to LAX

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 HLZ to LAX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Wellington (HLZ > WLG > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1068
  • Average savings: $174 (13.98%)

See HLZ to CHC flights

Hack #2: Christchurch (HLZ > CHC > LAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1102
  • Average savings: $140 (11.24%)

See HLZ to WLG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HLZ to LAX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, EVA Air, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Hamilton Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6530 miles or 10509 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HLZ to LAX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HLZ to LAX flight is about 12 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Hamilton and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from HLZ to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HLZ
Origination airport name Hamilton Airport
City Hamilton
Country New Zealand
Latitude -37.9
Longitude 175.3

Return Airport

Destination code LAX
Destination airport name Los Angeles International Airport
City Los Angeles, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.9
Longitude -118.4


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