The cheapest times to fly from SEA to AKL are
- February 5th to March 25th (except the week of February 12th)
- April 16th to June 17th (except the weeks of April 30th and May 7th)
- August 6th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
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 SEA to AKL is early September. Prices can be as high as $1983 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $883 for Wednesday flights around early September.
When to Fly to Auckland
Flying from Seattle, WA (SEA) to Auckland (AKL) will usually cost between $932 to $1472 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $987. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1750. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $763 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1092 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SEA to AKL flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SEA to AKL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SEA to AKL flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Seattle. 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 depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Auckland, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Seattle. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $101 (9%) 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 $1083. Return trip prices are from the AKL to SEA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from SEA to AKL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 35 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SEA to AKL? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Auckland International Airport to Seattle/Tacoma International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 7004 miles or 11272 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SEA to AKL?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SEA to AKL flight is about 13 hour 35 minutes.
How many flights go between Seattle, WA and Auckland?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 64 available flights from SEA to AKL.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Seattle/Tacoma International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Auckland International Airport|
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