International Airlines

Planning a trip overseas? As you search for flights abroad you’ll find that several leading international airlines help to connect New Zealand to the rest of the world. From budget carriers to major airlines, discover the flight carriers helping New Zealanders travel the globe.


International Airlines Flying to North America

Whether you’re looking to surround yourself with unparalleled natural beauty, explore some of the world’s most famous cities or immerse yourself in a culture that has widely influenced the western world, North America is a destination well worth adding to your holiday wishlist. Encompassing Canada and the United States of America, it’s a continent that remains ever popular with holidaymakers from New Zealand. See the sights of New York, spend time hiking in the Rocky Mountains or encounter the glitz and glamour of Hollywood and Los Angeles.

Many popular international flight carriers fly to North America from New Zealand, including United Airlines, Air New Zealand, Qantas and Virgin Australia.


Airlines Flying to Fiji and the Pacific Islands

As some of New Zealand’s nearest neighbours, the Pacific Islands remain a firm favourite among Kiwi travellers looking to soak up some sun and enjoy a taste of laidback island life. From Fiji and Tonga to Vanuatu and the Cook Islands, there are countless islands and archipelagos offering plenty to see and do. Learn more about local cultures, spend time lazing on the beach or set out on an outdoor adventure that you won’t forget any time soon. With most of the region’s major hubs located only a few hours from New Zealand, the novelty of leaving home at lunchtime and enjoying a cocktail by the beach in time for dinner is sure to never get old.

Passengers travelling to Fiji can fly with Air New Zealand, Fiji Airways and other leading flight carriers. If the Pacific Islands are your destination of choice, look to airlines including Air New Zealand.


Airlines Flying to Australia

Home to rugged bushland, beautiful beaches, cosmopolitan cities and more, Australia is the perfect destination for an international break. Located just a few hours' flight from New Zealand’s largest cities, there’s plenty to see and do over a long weekend or an extended stay. See the Sydney Opera House up close, go snorkelling at the Great Barrier Reef or surround yourself with the country’s rich Indigenous heritage. There are countless ways to discover the Land Down Under.

If you’re planning a trip to Australia from New Zealand, you’ll find that a variety of international airlines service the popular flight routes between the two countries. Choose to fly with Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia or one of several low-cost carriers, including Jetstar.

Book cheap international flights from the world’s leading airlines.


International Airlines - Flying from New Zealand

Nestled within the South Pacific, New Zealand is a great starting point for your next holiday. Head west and see the sights of Australia, travel east to discover North America and South America, or spend time exploring the vibrant cities of Asia. From short trips to longer adventures, there’s no shortage of incredible experiences to be had across the globe. Many of the world’s leading international airlines depart from New Zealand too, making travel simple.

Discover which airlines fly from New Zealand below:

Aerolineas Argentinas Air China Air Fiji Air France Air New Zealand Air Pacific
Air China Air Fiji Air France Air New Zealand Air Pacific Airways
Air Vanuatu Aircalin American Airlines Austrian British Airways Cathay Pacific
Air Vanuatu
Aircalin American Airlines Austrian British Airways Cathay Pacific
China Estern China Southern Dragon air Emirates Etihad Garuda Airlines
China Eastern
China Southern Dragon Air Emirates Etihad Garuda Indonesia
Hawaiian Airlines Japan Airlines Jetstar KLM Lan Chile Malaysian Airlines
Hawaiian Airlines Japan Airlines
Jetstar KLM Lan Chile Malaysia Airlines
Philippines Airlines Polynesian Airlines Qatar Airways Royal Brunei
Philippine Airlines
Polynesian Airlines Qantas Qatar Airways Rex Royal Brunei
Singapore Airlines Skywest Soloman Airlines South African Airways Thai Airways International  
Singapore Airlines Skywest Cheap Flights
Solomon Airlines South African Airways Thai Airways
United Airlines    
United Airlines Vietnam Airlines Virgin Australia    


Frequently asked questions

What are the major international airlines?

Some of the world’s major airlines include Singapore Airlines, Emirates, Qantas, Air New Zealand and United Airlines.

What are the cheapest international airlines?

Some of the cheapest international airlines include Jetstar, AirAsia, EasyJet and Ryanair.