Cheap flights from Adelaide to Auckland International

Flight information Adelaide to Auckland International

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Average flight time, total distance 3255 kilometres

3h 55min

Most popular airline last month

Air New Zealand

Auckland International

1 airport

Which airlines fly from Adelaide to Auckland?

Direct flights between Adelaide and Auckland are available through Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia

There are also many connecting flights through Qantas and Emirates if you cannot secure a seat on a non-stop flight.

Keep to your budget by using the price alerts system, as we will always notify you when fares look set to rise, or when they start to drop.  

Adelaide Airport (ADL) information

Adelaide Airport (ADL) is the principal airport for the city of Adelaide, and any international flight, or major connecting route will be scheduled out of this facility. Connect to the free WiFi, wait in one of the executive lounges, utilise the ATMs and foreign exchange services, or relax by dining or shopping in the numerous eateries and duty-free stores available within the concourse.  

Adelaide Airport has one terminal, and all flights depart from this point.

You will need a passport for travel from Australia to New Zealand.

Make sure you leave yourself roughly two hours to check in for this flight.

Auckland Airport (AKL) information

Auckland Airport (AKL) is a great facility to fly into from Adelaide, as there are lots of amenities that are designed to serve international travellers. These features include a good duty-free section with cosmetics, alcohol, fragrances, tobacco, and confectionary for sale, and you can also access cash machines, and bureau de change services. Free WiFi can connect you to friends and family if need be, information desks can let you know about the city’s attractions, and there are mobile phone companies selling temporary SIM packages to travellers staying for a short while.

There is an international terminal and a domestic one, and all flights from Adelaide will be directed to the former. A free shuttle service links these terminals if you are connecting to an internal destination.

What is the time difference from Adelaide to Auckland?

Auckland is 2.5 hours ahead of Adelaide.

What is the weather like in Auckland?

Auckland has a mild, but humid climate. Winters never get too cold, with typical lows of 10°C. Summers meanwhile are pleasant, and stick to about 20°C on average.

The spring and autumn months are one of the best times to see this city, when the mercury slides between 12-18°C. 

How expensive is Auckland?

New Zealand Dollars (NZD).

  • Auckland is a lot more expensive than Adelaide, but the restaurants are comparable in price to both cities.
  • A cappuccino in the city of Auckland will run you around 4.60NZD ($4.30).

Transportation to Auckland city centre

A taxicab into Auckland central can be between 75 and 90NZD ($70-84), and only takes 20 minutes. For options that are a little cheaper, you can use Skyscanner’s search tools to find an airport transfer that suits your budget.

Our car hire search filters are handy if you want to compare agencies’ rates, but if you’d rather just approach the companies when you arrive, you can find several agencies operating out of the International Terminal.  


Please note that the information provided above is accurate as of June 2017

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.