New Zealand domestic fares

We fly to 21 domestic destinations around New Zealand and there's a choice of fares on every route, so you only pay for what you need.

All our domestic fares offer a standard seat, some allow changes on the day of travel and Flexi Plus is fully refundable. Check out the options and choose the one that suits you best.

Refreshments

All fares include a free snack plus tea or coffee. Passengers travelling on turbo-prop ATR72 and Q300 flights, which are under 45 minutes, will be offered water and a snack.

Domestic fare options

Seat: one carry-on bag (7kg)

Perfect if you're travelling light or heading off on a short break.

  • One carry-on bag up to 7kg
  • Standard seat, inflight snack, plus tea or coffee; additional snacks and beverage choices are included on Koru Hour flights
  • Standard seat select from just NZD $5, or free for Airpoints™ Gold, Elite and Koru members
  • Change flight before day of departure for NZD $50 per person (infants exempt), may also require a fare upgrade and service fees apply unless changing online
  • Changing flights on day of departure is not permitted
  • Cancellation, no refund
  • Not transferrable to another person
  • Eligible for Airpoints Dollars™ unless booked as grabaseat™ F class fares or purchased with Airpoints Dollars or Fly Buys, however they do earn Status Points

See full Seat fare conditions

Seat + Bag: one checked-in bag (23kg)

Take a little more than carry-on, without paying for things you don't need.

  • One carry-on bag up to 7kg
  • One checked-in bag up to 23kg
  • Standard seat, inflight snack, plus tea or coffee; additional snacks and beverage choices are included on Koru Hour flights
  • Standard seat select from just NZD $5, or free for Airpoints Gold, Elite and Koru members
  • Change flight before day of departure for NZD $50 per person (infants exempt), may also require a fare difference and service fees apply unless changing online
  • Changing flight on day of departure is not permitted
  • Cancellation, no refund
  • Not transferrable to another person
  • Eligible for Airpoints Dollars unless booked as grabaseat F class fares or purchased with Airpoints Dollars or Fly Buys, however they do earn Status Points

See full Seat + Bag fare conditions

Flexi Time: same-day change to earlier or later flight, free standard seat select

Change your flight time on the day for no charge, if seats are available.

  • One carry-on bag up to 7kg
  • One checked-in bag up to 23kg
  • Standard seat, inflight snack, plus tea or coffee; additional snacks and beverage choices are included on Koru Hour flights
  • Standard seat select, free
  • Change flight before day of departure for NZD $50 per person (infants exempt), may also require a fare upgrade
  • On day of departure, change to earlier or later flight on same day, same route and pay no charge or fare difference; subject to availability; routes with only a few flights a day will have reduced choices
  • Service fees apply for making changes unless you make them online
  • Cancellation, no refund
  • Not transferrable to another person
  • Eligible for Airpoints Dollars unless booked as grabaseat F class fares or purchased with Airpoints Dollars or Fly Buys, however they do earn Status Points
  • Higher Airpoints Dollars and Status Points earn rate than Seat and Seat + Bag fares

See full Flexi Time fare conditions

Flexi Plus: change the day of travel, free standard seat select, two checked-in bags

Change your flight's day, time, destination or origin, if seats are available. No charge if you change online, however a fare difference may apply.

  • One carry-on bag up to 7kg
  • Two checked-in bags up to 23kg each
  • Standard seat, inflight snack, plus tea or coffee; additional snacks and beverage choices are included on Koru Hour flights
  • Standard seat select, free
  • Change flight before day of departure for no charge, a fare difference may be payable
  • On day of departure, change to earlier or later flight on same day, same route and pay no charge or fare difference; subject to availability; routes with only a few flights a day will have reduced choices
  • Service fees apply for making changes unless you make them online
  • Cancellation is fully refundable with no refund fee payable if you cancel before departure
  • If you don't show for your flight you can still make changes after it has departed, but there will be a NZD $50 cancellation fee for a refund
  • Not transferrable to another person
  • Eligible for Airpoints Dollars unless booked as grabaseat F class fares or purchased with Airpoints Dollars or Fly Buys, however they do earn Status Points
  • Higher Airpoints Dollars and Status Points earn rate than Seat, Seat + Bag and Flexi Time fares

See full Flexi Plus fare conditions

Regional Gotta Go: last minute fares to/from regional airports

One-way set price Seat fares that are only available for purchase via our contact centre between 60 and 90 minutes before departure to or from a regional New Zealand airport.

Gotta Go fares are not available for purchase online, and they can only be purchased if you do not already hold a booking for the same day for the same route.

Regional airports

  • Our regional airports are Blenheim, Gisborne, Hamilton, Hokitika, Invercargill, Parapaumu, Kerikeri, Napier, Nelson, New Plymouth, Palmerston North, Rotorua, Taupo, Tauranga, Timaru, and Whangarei
  • Direct and indirect flights between any two of the following cities are excluded: Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Queenstown and Dunedin

View full Regional Gotta Go fare conditions

Compassionate: for a family death or critical medical situation

If you have an unexpected life-threatening medical situation or death in your immediate family, we may be able to reduce the cost of new domestic New Zealand bookings or changing existing bookings on Air New Zealand services. See Compassionate fares.

Koru Hour flights

Our Koru Hour flights offer additional snack and drink choices. Start the day with tea or coffee and a muffin or cookie. On early evening Koru Hour flights, New Zealand wines, premium beers, cider, L&P and Coke Zero are added to your beverage choice, served with cheese and crackers or a savoury snack.

Koru Hour flights are clearly labelled when booking online. They’re A320 jet flights between Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Dunedin and Queenstown, with a scheduled flight time of more than 50 minutes, departing Monday to Friday before 8:00am or between 4:35pm and 7:05pm, except public holidays (including Monday 25 December 2017 to Friday 5 January 2018). Koru Hour services will resume Monday 8 January 2018.