Together with United Airlines we're making it easier to get to the USA with more flight choices. And with easy connections you can discover all that the USA has to offer.
Our alliance with United Airlines covers flights between New Zealand and mainland USA, including connecting flights within New Zealand and the US. For our customers, it means easy access to more flights and more destinations.
More seats, more flight times
Currently, Air New Zealand operates year-round twice daily flights between Auckland and Los Angeles, daily flights between Auckland and San Francisco and up to daily flights between Auckland and Houston. United Airlines operates seasonal daily flights between Auckland and San Francisco in the northern winter.
From November 2018, Air New Zealand will start flying a new non-stop service between Auckland and Chicago O'Hare International Airport. The new service will operate three times per week with flights departing both ports on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays year-round using Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft.
From April 2019, United Airlines will start flying year-round flights between Auckland and San Francisco by restarting three times weekly services.