Air New Zealand is an international airline that operates within a network of 52 cities in 16 countries, including 27 destinations within New Zealand. Passengers who fly with Air New Zealand can join Airpoints, the airlines frequent flyer program, which allows travellers to accumulate Airpoints Dollars that can be used for rewards such as discounted economy flights.
Silver, Gold, or Gold Elite statuses are awarded to customers who fly a specific number of miles with Air New Zealand. These classifications offer travellers exclusive benefits, with Gold Elite being the highest level of membership and requiring the highest amount of miles flown on the airline. A proud member of Star Alliance, Air New Zealand customers enjoy reciprocal loyalty rewards, services and greater connectivity through the Alliance’s global network of airline partners, including Air Canada and United.
The flight to Auckland and its return trip are serviced by Air New Zealands Boeing 777-200 Extended Range planes. These planes are some of the largest passenger carriers used by consumer airlines today.
Nearly 250 seats in the economy cabin provide ample leg room with 31 - 33 inches of space between seats. Premium economy flights offer about 10 more inches of comfort for passengers. In both cabins, each seat has an 8.4-inch high-definition screen for travellers to enjoy a wide array of entertainment options.
Business Premier flights to Auckland offer the roomiest space, ensuring these passengers have the maximum amount of comfort. All seats turn into flat beds and come with an ottoman footrest, leather armchairs, a large table and a 10.4-inch high-definition screen for entertainment.
Air New Zealand flights offer meals that put a twist on the native cuisine. Wine consultants take part in blind wine tastings twice a year to make sure the best beverages are served on the plane.
Consistently rated among the world’s best international airlines, Air New Zealand was named ‘Airline of the Year’ by Air Transport World in 2010 and 2012. Air New Zealand’s success is grounded by a focus on true product innovation and a commitment to delivering a world-class flight experience to every customer.