The long haul experience

Our long haul flight information is for all international flights, except flights between any two of these destinations: New Zealand, Australia, Honolulu, Bali, South Pacific Islands.

Read more about our long haul fares.

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Our Kiwi hospitality is probably the best you’ll ever experience, especially at 30,000 feet. We live and work by a set of very Kiwi values, approaching everything with genuine enthusiasm. Over 13 million customers experience this every year.

We’re a friendly, warm, welcoming and down-to-earth bunch. We never stop looking for new ways to bring you a better way to fly, and you’ll notice it from the moment you step on board. We’ve got delicious cuisine, award-winning wines and even the world-renowned Economy Skycouch™. Not bad for a few hours above the clouds!

Our on board experience

  • A better way to sit back, relax and enjoy every moment of your flight. Be entertained in comfortable ergonomic seats without paying for things you don’t need. 
    Read more about Economy
  • Whether you’re a couple who’d like a bit of extra room, a parent with a young child or a parent with two restless kids, you’ll find our innovative Economy Skycouch™ is the ideal solution. 
    Read more about Economy Skycouch
  • More space, more seat, more luxuries. A premium travel experience at an affordable price. 
    Read more about Premium Economy
  • Quite simply, the best sleep in the sky. The ultimate inflight comfort, food and entertainment. 
    Read more about Business Premier

Our long haul services

  • Interested in finding out a bit more about the aircraft's seating layout before selecting your seat? 
    Our Seat Maps will provide all the information you require.
  • Information about when and how to check in for an Air New Zealand flight to the islands. 
    Read more about international check-in.
  • We own and operate eight International Lounges across the world. 
    See our lounge directory for more information.
  • We've designed our menus to reflect the fresh, innovative cuisine of New Zealand. 
    Read more about cuisine and wine.
  • Enjoy hours of entertainment where you can watch what you want, when you want. Start your on-demand entertainment system the moment you take your seat with our gate-to-gate entertainment*. 
    Read more about Inflight entertainment.

A Better Way to Fly

Our Kiwi hospitality is probably the best you’ll ever experience at 30,000 feet. We’re a friendly, welcoming and down-to-earth bunch. We never stop looking for new ways to bring you a better way to fly, and you’ll notice it from the moment you step on board.