Air New Zealand will inaugurate non-stop service between San
Francisco and Auckland on June 30 and start direct flights from LAX
to Christchurch on Nov. 2.
The airline is offering a number of incentives including
one-class, one-way upgrades and discounts for SFO-AKL roundtrips
booked by June 30 for travel through Dec. 10.
San Francisco will become Air New Zealand’s third U.S. gateway,
joining Los Angeles and Honolulu.
The SFO flights will operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday and
will code-share with United Airlines. The LAX-Christchurch flights
will operate Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday.