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$993 Find cheap flights from the United States to Wellington

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Wellington departing on 4/9. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Flights to Wellington - Travel Insights & Trends

Get data-powered insights and trends into flights to Wellington to help you find the cheapest flights, the best time to fly and much more.

What is the cheapest day to fly to Wellington?

The average price of all flights to Wellington clicked on KAYAK for each day over the last 12 months.
Based on KAYAK data, the cheapest day to fly to Wellington is Friday where tickets can be as cheap as $3,491. On the other hand, the most expensive day to fly is Friday, where prices are $3,491 on average.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Wellington?

To calculate monthly average prices, KAYAK takes all prices for each month over the last year for flights to Wellington, removes the top 0.1% to account for outliers, and then takes the median of all values for each month.
The cheapest month for flights to Wellington is March, where tickets cost $2,312 on average for one-way flights. On the other hand, the most expensive months are December and July, where the average cost of tickets from the United States is $4,884 and $4,120 respectively. For return trips, the best month to travel is April with an average price of $1,456.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly to Wellington?

The average price for all flights to Wellington depending on the time of departure, clicked by users on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Wellington is generally at night, when flights cost $1,864 on average. The most expensive time of day to fly to Wellington is generally at night, which is peak travel time and where the average cost of a ticket is $1,864.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Wellington?

To calculate daily average prices, KAYAK takes all prices for each day before departure over the last year for flights to Wellington, removes the top 0.1% to account for outliers, and then takes the average of all the values for each month.
To get a below average price, you should book around 0 weeks before departure. For the absolute cheapest price, our data suggests you should book 58 days before departure.

How long is the flight to Wellington?

The duration of your flight to Wellington depends on your departure and arrival airports. Obviously any flights that include a layover will also be longer. The most popular routes to Wellington on KAYAK are from San Francisco, which takes 19h 10m, New York, which takes 20h 30m, Los Angeles, which takes 21h 45m, and Newark, which takes 26h 40m.

How many direct flights to Wellington are there each day?

There are around 99 direct flights from within United States to Wellington every day. Most flights depart in the morning, with 06:00 the most common departure time and 52% of flights departing in the morning.

How many direct flights to Wellington are there each week?

Each week there are around 690 direct flights from within United States to Wellington. The most common day for departures is Friday, with 17% of flights taking off on this day.

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Low season

September

High season

January

Cheapest flight

$993
Best time to beat the crowds (1% less expensive on average)
Most popular time to fly (10% more expensive on average)
Flight from Los Angeles to Wellington

FAQs - booking Wellington flights

  • Are luggage storage services offered at Wellington Airport?

    Travelers can temporarily store their luggage at the storage lockers located on level 1 of the car park. To store a small bag for a full day, you will be charged around $10 and around $20 to store a large bag for 24h.

  • Can I get accommodation at WLG?

    Travelers arriving on late-night flights and those with early morning flights can get accommodation at Rydges Hotel situated right above the airport’s international terminal. This cozy hotel offers travelers top-notch services and state-of-the-art facilities.

  • Does WLG cater to the needs of disabled travelers?

    WLG offers disabled travelers mobility and wheelchair assistance through their respective airlines upon request. Travelers with visual impairments can utilize the complimentary AIRA App to help them navigate the vast airport. The bustling airport also has lifts with braille, accessible toilets and wide, wheelchair-accessible doors all around the building. Accessible parking is also offered on level 1 right outside the multi-level car park.

  • Can I rent a vehicle at WLG?

    Major car rental companies like Europcar, Thrifty, Budget and Avis provide car rental services at the airport. Travelers can rent vehicles of their choice from the car rental agencies with desks on level 0 at the main terminal.

  • How far is Wellington from central Wellington?

    Central Wellington is 5 km away from Wellington.

  • What is the name of Wellington’s airport?

    When flying to Wellington, you'll arrive at Wellington (WLG). The airport is also known as Wellington or Wellington Intl.

  • How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights to Wellington?

    KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights to Wellington.

  • How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket to Wellington?

    KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Wellington is likely to change within 7 days, so travellers know whether to wait or book now.

  • What is the Hacker Fare option on flights to Wellington?

    Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Wellington with an airline and back with another airline.

  • What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight to Wellington?

    Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Wellington up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.

  • Which airline offers the most flights to Wellington?

    Of the 4 airlines that fly to Wellington, Air New Zealand offers the most flights, with around 517 per week, followed by Sounds Air with 97 flights per week.

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Top tips for finding cheap flights to Wellington

  • Enter your preferred departure airport and travel dates into the search form above to unlock the latest Wellington flight deals.
  • Business travelers can hold meetings at Wellington Airport’s conference center or meeting room. The conference center comes fully equipped with integrated audiovisual equipment, air conditioning, and complimentary internet. The meeting room is located at the terminal. Interested groups or individuals can rent the space for a fee.
  • Relax and unwind at some of the delightful lounges at Wellington Airport (WLG). You can either spend the time before your flight in the comfort of the Air New Zealand Regional Lounge located in the domestic terminal, Air New Zealand Domestic Lounge at the domestic terminal, or the Air New Zealand International Lounge. To access these lounges, you can purchase an annual membership.
  • If you would like to freshen up before your flight, WLG has free showers located in the restrooms on level 1 of the main terminal.
  • If you would like to exchange currency, there are currency exchange counters located on level 1, landside and at the arrivals area of the international terminal.
  • Travelers with infants can feed and change their babies at the parent’s rooms, which come with a changing table, seats and nappy disposals. The parent’s room is situated in the main terminal on level 1. The restrooms in the departures areas and arrivals area of the international terminal also have change tables. You can also let your kids pass the time before your flight at the kid’s play area at the airport’s international terminal.
  • Taking a taxi to downtown Wellington from Wellington Airport offers travelers convenience and comfort. Taxis line up on level 0 of the airport’s main terminal outside the baggage claim area. Taxis take around 15min to reach downtown Wellington and charge approximately $22.44.
  • Wellington Airport serves Lower Hutt city, located approximately 9.6 miles away, Porirua city located approximately 13 miles away and Waipawa located approximately 134 miles away from the bustling airport.
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Prefer to fly direct to Wellington?

Find which airlines fly direct to Wellington, which days they fly and book direct flights.

Direct departures

United States to Wellington

Monday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +20 more

ANA, Air Canada, +21 more

Tuesday

ANA, Air Canada, Air Chathams, +21 more

ANA, Air Canada, +22 more

Wednesday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

Thursday

ANA, Air Canada, Air Chathams, +21 more

ANA, Air Canada, +22 more

Friday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +20 more

ANA, Air Canada, +21 more

Saturday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +20 more

ANA, Air Canada, +21 more

Sunday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

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Direct returns

Wellington to United States

Monday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +20 more

ANA, Air Canada, +21 more

Tuesday

ANA, Air Canada, Air Chathams, +21 more

ANA, Air Canada, +22 more

Wednesday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

Thursday

ANA, Air Canada, Air Chathams, +21 more

ANA, Air Canada, +22 more

Friday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +20 more

ANA, Air Canada, +21 more

Saturday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +20 more

ANA, Air Canada, +21 more

Sunday

ANA, Air Canada, Air China, +19 more

ANA, Air Canada, +20 more

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Recent return flight deals

 
These are the cheapest return flights to Wellington found on KAYAK in the last 72 hours.
7/11Thu
2 stops
40h 06mLAX-WLG
20/11Wed
2 stops
28h 53mWLG-LAX
$1,486
20/8Tue
2 stops
22h 35mSFO-WLG
3/9Tue
2 stops
25h 05mWLG-SFO
$1,531
11/11Mon
2 stopsAmerican Airlines
31h 38mBWI-WLG
19/11Tue
2 stopsAmerican Airlines
32h 40mWLG-BWI
$1,549
7/11Thu
1 stopAir New Zealand
17h 15mLAX-WLG
20/11Wed
1 stopAir New Zealand
15h 00mWLG-LAX
$1,592
11/11Mon
2 stopsAmerican Airlines
31h 38mBWI-WLG
20/11Wed
2 stopsAmerican Airlines
24h 41mWLG-BWI
$1,598
7/11Thu
2 stopsUnited Airlines
36h 35mLAX-WLG
20/11Wed
1 stopUnited Airlines
21h 45mWLG-LAX
$1,685
26/6Wed
1 stopQantas Airways
21h 20mLAX-WLG
23/7Tue
2 stopsQantas Airways
36h 10mWLG-LAX
$1,819
20/8Tue
1 stopQantas Airways
30h 40mSFO-WLG
3/9Tue
2 stopsQantas Airways
26h 05mWLG-SFO
$1,828
6/11Wed
2 stopsAir New Zealand
44h 11mMSP-WLG
14/11Thu
2 stopsAir New Zealand
30h 32mWLG-MSP
$2,179
11/11Mon
2 stopsUnited Airlines
25h 35mIAD-WLG
18/11Mon
2 stopsUnited Airlines
27h 43mWLG-IAD
$2,894

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Recent one-way flight deals

 
Only flying one-way? Below are some of the best deals for one-way flights to Wellington found on KAYAK in the last 72 hours.
4/9Wed
1 stopFiji Airways
20h 10mLAX-WLG
$993
11/8Sun
2 stops
24h 05mLAX-WLG
$1,119
3/7Wed
3 stops
52h 55mSFO-WLG
$1,147
9/10Wed
2 stopsFiji Airways
24h 40mLAX-WLG
$1,311
3/9Tue
1 stopAir New Zealand
15h 40mLAX-WLG
$1,531
22/8Thu
2 stopsAir New Zealand
39h 10mMSP-WLG
$1,595
2/7Tue
1 stopQantas Airways
21h 35mSFO-WLG
$1,813
21/6Fri
3 stopsAmerican Airlines
27h 13mSFO-WLG
$1,970
30/9Mon
1 stopQantas Airways
32h 40mDFW-WLG
$2,098
5/7Fri
3 stopsAmerican Airlines
30h 26mIAD-WLG
$2,610

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Last minute flights to Wellington

Last minute flight, train and bus deals

 
These last-minute flight deals are the cheapest flights found on KAYAK in the last 72 hours for flights to Wellington that are departing in the next 10 days.
29/5Wed
multi-stopQantas Airways
23h 55mDFW-WLG
25/6Tue
multi-stopQantas Airways
24h 10mWLG-DFW
$3,401
29/5Wed
multi-stopQantas Airways
32h 40mDFW-WLG
28/6Fri
multi-stopQantas Airways
24h 10mWLG-DFW
$3,442
29/5Wed
multi-stopQantas Airways
32h 40mDFW-WLG
29/6Sat
multi-stopQantas Airways
46h 54mWLG-DFW
$3,483
29/5Wed
multi-stop
51h 30mDFW-WLG
28/6Fri
multi-stop
26h 50mWLG-DFW
$3,577
29/5Wed
multi-stopQantas Airways
42h 10mDFW-WLG
29/6Sat
multi-stopQantas Airways
46h 54mWLG-DFW
$3,752
29/5Wed
multi-stopAmerican Airlines
46h 55mDFW-WLG
29/6Sat
multi-stopAmerican Airlines
50h 50mWLG-DFW
$4,321
29/5Wed
multi-stopAmerican Airlines
46h 55mDFW-WLG
26/6Wed
multi-stopAmerican Airlines
41h 00mWLG-DFW
$4,332
29/5Wed
multi-stop
32h 25mDFW-WLG
27/6Thu
multi-stop
33h 52mWLG-DFW
$4,653
29/5Wed
multi-stopEmirates
42h 40mDFW-WLG
29/6Sat
multi-stopEmirates
60h 15mWLG-DFW
$6,975
29/5Wed
multi-stopEmirates
56h 20mDFW-WLG
1/7Mon
multi-stopEmirates
58h 00mWLG-DFW
$28,707

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Flights to Wellington

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