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Getting to the land of the long white cloud in comfort has never been easier, thanks to the award-winning airline Air New Zealand.

The flagship carrier offers direct flights from Australia to New Zealand and connections to destinations like the South Pacific Islands, the USA, Canada and Argentina.

How do I use my Air New Zealand promo code?

Select a promo code and click on it to be redirected to the Air New Zealand website.

On Air New Zealand's homepage, you'll see a box that says "Book a flight" where you can enter your destination and travel dates. At the bottom of the box, there's a field that says "Promo code". Enter your code in there to perform the search with the discount applied.

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Which airports does Air New Zealand fly to?

Air New Zealand flies to New Zealand, the South Pacific, the USA, Canada and Argentina. Here's a list of all airports:


Pros and cons of Air New Zealand

Pros

  • Competitive fares. Air New Zealand sales offer competitive fares to help you save money on your holiday.
  • Partner airlines. Air New Zealand is a member of the Star Alliance and has also partnered with Qantas, Etihad Airways and Cathay Pacific to give passengers access to a wider range of destinations.
  • Range of travel services. The airline offers a range of travel services so you can book hotels, car rental and much more.

Cons

  • Limited routes. Air New Zealand has limited routes as it mostly focuses on South Pacific and Australian destinations. However, it does have partner airlines that service other parts of the world.
  • No online chat. While there is a toll-free support number, online chat isn't available to those booking fares online.

What's the difference between Air New Zealand economy, premium economy and business classes?

What's included?Economy classPremium economy classBusiness premier class
Seat
  • Economy seat
  • Luxury leather premium economy seat with extra space
  • Luxury leather armchair that converts to a lie-flat bed
Baggage
  • 1 x carry-on bag up to 7kg
  • 2 x checked bags up to 23kg each
  • 2 x carry-on bags up to 7kg each
  • 3 x checked bags up to 23kg each
  • 2 x carry-on bags up to 7kg each
Food and drink
  • Not included, but available for purchase. Only tea, coffee and water are complimentary. Can upgrade to The Works to have it included in the fare
  • Special premium economy dining menu with select New Zealand wines
  • Special business premier dining and beverage menu by Chef Peter Gordon
Entertainment
  • Seatback entertainment including TV, music and games. Upgrade to The Works for full access to in-flight entertainment
  • Full access to in-flight entertainment
  • Full access to in-flight entertainment
Extras
  • None included
  • Priority boarding
  • Amenity kit when flying to Perth, Hawaii and long-haul flights
  • Lounge access and priority boarding
  • Amenity kit
Available on
  • All flights
  • All Boeing 777-200, 777-300 and 787-9 Tasman and the Islands services
  • Available on Boeing 777 and 787-9 aircraft for travel between New Zealand, Australia and the Islands

What is the Air New Zealand Skycouch?

It's like getting a whole row to yourself, only better.

Air New Zealand's Skycouch is an entire economy row to yourself with an additional footrest that folds up to create a flat bed where you can stretch out and rest more comfortably than if sitting upright. The armrest next to the window in these seats is also adjustable for added comfort. If you're planning to sleep on your flight, are flying with children or prefer to sit alone, the Air New Zealand Skycouch provides maximum comfort.

When fully reclined, the Skycouch is 1.55 metres long.

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Image: Air New Zealand

Does Air New Zealand offer online check-in?

Yes. You can check in online at Air New Zealand's website and print off your boarding pass. You can also use the Air NZ mobile app for an electronic boarding pass; however, this may not be accepted on all flights due to transit requirements (i.e. destinations requiring a visa or proof of onward ticket). It's recommended to check directly with Air New Zealand whether your electronic boarding pass will be accepted.

What's Air New Zealand's baggage allowance?

  • Economy: One carry-on bag up to 7kg is included in your fare. Checked bags aren't included in the basic economy fare, but you can upgrade to Seat+Bag (or The Works to also include food and entertainment) to include this in your ticket.
  • Premier Economy: Two carry-on bags up to 7kg each and two checked bags up to 23kg each are included in your fare.
  • Business Premier: Two carry-on bags up to 7kg each and three checked bags up to 23kg each are included in your fare.

Does Air New Zealand have in-flight entertainment?

Air New Zealand offers screens on every seat (or tucked into the armrest) on all international flights, with a few exceptions including flights between New Zealand, Australia, the Pacific Islands, Honolulu and Bali.

Domestic flights in New Zealand are quite short and don't offer anything beyond a monthly in-flight magazine, so we'd recommend looking into options like downloading movies, music and podcasts to a personal device.

Does Air New Zealand offer in-flight Wi-Fi?

Yes. To access in-flight Wi-Fi, you will need to download the Air NZ mobile app. If there's a Wi-Fi symbol next to your flight details in the app, this means you will be able to access Wi-Fi on your flight.

Is there an Air New Zealand frequent flyer program?

Yes, Air New Zealand's rewards program is called Air New Zealand Airpoints. In a nutshell, you'll earn Airpoints Dollars on eligible fares and on flights with select partner airlines. You can use the points toward flights, upgrades, rental cars and more. It's a free program to join and you can read more about it in our Air New Zealand Airpoints guide.

Is Air New Zealand part of Star Alliance?

Yes, Air New Zealand is a member of the Star Alliance network, which also includes airlines like Air Canada, Air China, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines and United. Through these partner airlines, it allows connections to more than 1,330 destinations in 192 countries around the world.

Is Air New Zealand affiliated with Qantas?

No. Air New Zealand isn't a member of the same airline alliance as Qantas, which is part of oneworld. Air New Zealand's Australian partner airline is Virgin Australia.


About Air New Zealand and its history

Air New Zealand is New Zealand’s national carrier and operates across 15 countries. The airline’s route focuses on the South Pacific region and Australasia, and services 27 locations domestically and 29 internationally. The airline, which was once owned by the New Zealand and Australian governments, is now fully owned by its host country and is a Star Alliance member.

Air New Zealand carries approximately 11.7 million passengers every year. Why not make it one more by booking yourself on an Air New Zealand getaway?

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