Oceanside Pier, California

Los Angeles, USA

Searching for cheap flights to L.A.?  Book early to secure our lowest long term return airfares from Auckland to Los Angeles via Papeete, Tahiti.  With our low fare search calendar (see below) you will find our best Moana Economy deals at everyday low prices.  Seats are limited so book your preferred travel dates today – don’t wait!

When flying with Air Tahiti Nui you will experience full service and a uniquely French Polynesian inflight experience.  Standard checked baggage, meals and entertainment are included in your airfare.  And if you are carrying sports equipment, find out more about our special sports equipment allowance for selected items when travelling on Air Tahiti Nui operated flights purchased with this airfare. There are three classes of travel available on our Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft - Moana EconomyMoana Premium and Poerava Business class.

Air Tahiti Nui offers convenient connections at Papeete when flying from Auckland to Los Angeles.  For travel beyond Los Angeles to other destinations throughout the United States, travel will be on our codeshare partner airlines, Alaska Airlines or American Airlines. Or if you wish, enjoy a short break in the world’s best stopover destination, the Islands of Tahiti. Imagine combining an idyllic Island holiday with you action packed holiday in the USA. Two great holidays on a single ticket! To book flights with a stopover in Tahiti please select ‘Multi-city/Stopover’ in our booking portal’.  

If you choose a stopover in the Islands of Tahiti you will find an impressive selection of accommodation, ranging from some of the worlds’ most luxurious Resorts and Spas featuring iconic over-water bungalows, to hotels, self-contained apartments, holiday villas, or guesthouses that offer a truly immersive and authentic Tahitian holiday experience.

If you need more reasons to fly Air Tahiti Nui – try these.

  • NO booking fees
  • NO weekend travel surcharges
  • NO credit card surcharge
  • Child discounts available for eligible children aged 2-11 years
Travel dates
Validity date: 28 Feb 2024
Refer to our Airfare Sales Conditions for flight dates with capacity limitations.

Prices are correct on 23 November 2023.  Airport taxes are included but may vary where currency exchange rates fluctuate. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights.  Payment is required at the time of booking.  All prices are displayed in New Zealand Dollars. 

Airfares are based on travel departing Auckland to Los Angeles via Papeete without a stop.  Additional airport taxes apply when stopping in Tahiti.  A surcharge applies for travel originating from other New Zealand cities.  Child discount applies to children aged 2-11 years inclusive.  Infant discount applies to children ages under 2 years and not occupying a seat.

Capacity limitations apply.  Refer to the Instant Search for best available airfare.

Maximum stay: 12 months.  Minimum stay 2 days for Moana Economy/Moana Premium. Minimum stay 5 days for Poerava Business. Flight date changes up to 48 hours prior to departure are permitted subject to seat availability in the original booking class however a change fee of NZD100 will apply to Moana Economy and Moana Premium tickets. Where a change in airfare is required the fare differential must be paid.  Economy and Moana Premium tickets are non-refundable. Airfare may be used to upgrade to a higher airfare. If the higher airfare is refundable, only the upgraded portion of the ticket may be refunded - the original airfare remains non-refundable. Flight no-show is not permitted and results in ticket forfeiture. 

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Best fares for a round trip from Auckland to Los Angeles

Fares are all taxes included, displayed on a one-way basis, for 1 person in Moana Economy class. Select your departure date to display fares for the return flight.

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