The cheapest times to fly from KIX to AKL are

  • February 19th to March 18th
  • April 30th to July 1st
  • October 15th 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 KIX to AKL is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $1577 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $673 for Wednesday flights around late February and early March.


When to Fly to Auckland

Flying from Osaka (KIX) to Auckland (AKL) will usually cost between $751 to $1018 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $783. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1121. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $338 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $881 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KIX to AKL flight.

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

KIX to AKL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KIX to AKL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Osaka. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AKL, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into KIX. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Auckland, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Osaka. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $73 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $845. Return trip prices are from the AKL to KIX 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 KIX to AKL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 58 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking KIX to AKL

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 KIX to AKL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Hong Kong (KIX > HKG > AKL)

  • Price for both tickets: $812
  • Average savings: $69 (7.83%)

See KIX to TPE flights

Hack #2: Taipei (KIX > TPE > AKL)

  • Price for both tickets: $823
  • Average savings: $58 (6.58%)

See KIX to HKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 33 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, Aircalin, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Finnair, Firefly, Hainan, Hawaiian, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, Jetstar, Korean Air, LATAM, Malaysia Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Australia, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5551 miles or 8933 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KIX to AKL flight is about 10 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Osaka and Auckland?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 73 available flights from KIX to AKL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KIX
Origination airport name Kansai International Airport
City Osaka
Country Japan
Latitude 34.4
Longitude 135.2

Return Airport

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


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