The cheapest times to fly from HNL to AKL are

  • January 29th to March 4th
  • May 14th to September 30th (except the weeks of July 9th, July 16th, July 23rd, and September 17th)
  • November 19th to December 9th

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 HNL to AKL is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $1297 for Monday flights during late January, or as low as $339 for Tuesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to Auckland

Flying from Honolulu, HI (HNL) to Auckland (AKL) will usually cost between $489 to $1048 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $648. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late January, with an average price of $930. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $282 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $776 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HNL to AKL flight.

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

HNL to AKL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HNL to AKL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Honolulu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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 $673. Return trip prices are from the AKL to HNL 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 HNL to AKL 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 HNL to AKL? 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 Auckland International Airport to Daniel K Inouye International Airport?

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

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

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

How many flights go between Honolulu, HI and Auckland?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from HNL to AKL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeHNL
Origination airport nameDaniel K Inouye International Airport
CityHonolulu, HI
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeAKL
Destination airport nameAuckland International Airport
CountryNew Zealand


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