The cheapest times to fly from LAX to HLZ are

  • February 5th to June 17th
  • August 6th to September 30th
  • October 15th to November 11th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 LAX to HLZ is late May. Prices can be as high as $3013 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $1058 for Monday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Hamilton

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Hamilton (HLZ) will usually cost between $1158 to $2338 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $1098. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2550. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1452 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1431 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to HLZ flight.

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

LAX to HLZ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to HLZ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, 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 $1474. Return trip prices are from the HLZ to LAX 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 LAX to HLZ 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.


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 LAX to HLZ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Auckland International Airport (AKL) in Auckland

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from HLZ
  • Usually 35.22% less expensive than HLZ
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to AKL flights

Destination alternative #2: Tauranga Airport (TRG) in Tauranga

  • 49 miles (79 km) away from HLZ
  • Usually 13.77% less expensive than HLZ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to TRG flights

Destination alternative #3: Rotorua Airport (ROT) in Rotorua

  • 56 miles (90 km) away from HLZ
  • Usually 13.77% less expensive than HLZ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to ROT flights


Flight Hacking LAX to HLZ

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 LAX to HLZ — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1102
  • Average savings: $330 (23.03%)

See LAX to WLG flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1146
  • Average savings: $286 (19.95%)

See LAX to CHC flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LAX to HLZ? 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 Hamilton Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

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

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

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

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from LAX to HLZ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

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


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