Auckland is the most connected city in New Zealand, with regular flights to and from cities across the globe and daily flights to all of the country’s main centres and popular tourist destinations. It is approximately an 11-hour direct flight from most places in the Pacific Rim, including Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo and the West Coast of the USA and it is only a three-hour flight for neighbouring Pacific Islands and the eastern seaboard of Australia.

New Zealand is serviced by all major airlines, including members of Star Alliance, oneworld and SkyTeam. 29 International airlines fly direct to Auckland from 44 destinations around the world. 540+ weekly flights connecting Auckland to the world. 60 countries have a visa waiver agreement with New Zealand. Auckland Airport handles more than 75% of all international arrivals into New Zealand.


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