Airline to Middle-earth
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You can add Economy Skycouch to an Economy fare when booking long haul flights online. You'll see 'Skycouch on board' beneath the price if the option is available. You'll find costs and details when you get to the 'extras' page.
Choose your configuration based on how many people you're travelling with. We offer options for one Skycouch, one Skycouch plus an Economy seat or multiple Skycouches. Click here to learn more about Economy Skycouch.
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Fare/Pricing Details - Round trip airfare in Economy Class per person between Vancouver (YVR) and New Zealand. Travel may be via our Vancouver (YVR), Los Angeles (LAX), San Francisco (SFO), Houston (IAH) or Honolulu (HNL) gateways on Air New Zealand-operated trans-Pacific flights. Travel within Canada and US is provided by Air Canada (AC), WestJet Airlines (WS), Alaska Airlines (AS) or United Airlines (UA) in Economy Class. Fare is subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time. Fare Listings are for general information only and not a reflection of current seat availability. Reference: SXNZ3C
Taxes – Advertised fares include all airport and Government imposed fees and taxes and Security fees.
Fees for optional services, such as itinerary changes, additional baggage, or certain special service requests, may apply, for more information, please consult our optional fees page. All rules and terms and conditions of fare type purchased will apply. Other terms & conditions apply.
Payment & Ticketing - Ticket must be purchased at least 2 days prior to travel. Bookings made online must be purchased immediately with credit card. Only Canadian based credit cards with Canadian billing addresses are accepted. Prices are in Canadian dollars and offer is available in Canada only. Electronic Tickets will be issued on all eligible routes and sent to the email address provided in the booking process. Waitlist is not permitted. Prices are subject to change at any time. We want to provide you with the most competitive fare deals in a fluctuating marketplace and because of this, prices may go down. We are not able to provide refunds or rebooking if a lower fare becomes available.
Cancellations/Changes - Ticket is fully refundable without penalty within 24 hours of ticketing when purchase is made 7 or more days before departure of the first flight in the itinerary. After the initial 24 hour period, fare is non-refundable. Changes are permitted for $150 CAD change penalty per adult/child subject to booking class availability. A service fee of $50 USD per person will apply to changes. Fare is non-refundable at any time. Fare may be used as credit towards payment of another Air New Zealand fare provided the new fare is greater or equal to the value available for exchange. For no-shows ticket is non-refundable and ticket value is forfeited. Other restrictions may apply.
Stopovers: 4 stopovers permitted, including 1 free stopover in Auckland and 3 stopovers in New Zealand or Rarotonga, Cook Islands at $100 each subject to direct air services between two points, and must be purchased at the same time as the International airfare. Routings must be in a continuous direction with no back-tracking permitted. Additional government fees or airport taxes may apply.
Frequent Flyer - Frequent Flyer accrual is permitted with Airpoints and United Airlines Mileage Plus with this fare type. Please check with respective program for accrual rates.
Minimum/Maximum stays – no minimum stay and 12 month maximum stay.
Children/Infants - Accompanied children 2-11 years pay 100% of the adult fare. Accompanied infants under two years of age not occupying a seat pay 10%. Only one infant discount per adult passenger. For information regarding services for young children, services for young children.
Travel Documentation - Passengers are responsible for obtaining necessary travel visas, or other documentation required for international travel. For further information,
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Air New Zealand’s lowest fares are sometimes only available when booking on our website. If you prefer to speak with a specialist, please call our contact center at 1-866-351-9528. Higher airfares may apply to bookings made over the telephone and will incur service fees.