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Auckland to Rarotonga Flights

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Selected fares from Auckland to Rarotonga

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
AKL RAR Fri, Jan 30 - Fri, Feb 6 $426
AKL RAR Fri, Oct 17 - Sat, Oct 25 $786
AKL RAR Sun, Sep 21 - Sat, Sep 27 $6,817

Auckland and Rarotonga airports and terminals

Airports in Auckland , NZ
map of airports in Auckland
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    Auckland Airport (AKL)

    Distance from City Center: 11.2 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from AKL to RAR

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal I Air New Zealand, US Airways
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Airports in Rarotonga , CK
map of airports in Rarotonga
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    Rarotonga Airport (RAR)

    Distance from City Center: 2.2 miles

    Carriers for flights from AKL to RAR

    Carriers
    Air New Zealand, US Airways
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Featured Rarotonga Airport Hotels

Hotel only $149

Club Raro Resort Rarotonga

3 stars
2.5 / 5 4 reviews

Avarua Rarotonga Map

Save 20% Off - Stay 5 Nights

Nestled within beautiful winding mosaic pathways, swaying palms and tropical gardens, Club Raro Resort Rarotonga is an ideal place to enjoy the beauty of the Cook Islands. The resort offers some of... More

Hotel only $211

Edgewater Resort and Spa

4 stars
1.3 / 5 4 reviews

Avarua Rarotonga Map

Stay5, Pay4 +NZ$100 Resort Credit OR Kids Eat Free

THE PERFECT CHOICE FOR YOUR FAMILY HOLIDAY, DREAM WEDDING OR INDULGENT COOK ISLANDS HONEYMOON The Edgewater Resort & Spa is the best-known Cook Islands resort, offering affordable luxury on... More

Hotel only $239

Lagoon Breeze Villas

3 stars
1.0 / 5 1 reviews

Aroa Beach & Marine Reserve, Arorangi, Puaikura Vaka Map

Includes Tropical Breakfast, Kayaks & More

...Located 11kms from Avarua township and 9kms from the airport. More

August

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Auckland to Rarotonga

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Aug 15 Auckland (AKL) Rarotonga (RAR) Virgin Australia $514
Earn $5.14
Return Sat, Aug 23 Rarotonga (RAR) Auckland (AKL) Virgin Australia
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September

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from Auckland to Rarotonga

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Sep 13 Auckland (AKL) Rarotonga (RAR) Virgin Australia $475
Earn $4.75
Return Fri, Sep 19 Rarotonga (RAR) Auckland (AKL) Virgin Australia
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October

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Auckland to Rarotonga

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Oct 12 Auckland (AKL) Rarotonga (RAR) Virgin Australia $514
Earn $5.14
Return Mon, Oct 27 Rarotonga (RAR) Auckland (AKL) Virgin Australia
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Flights to Rarotonga

Flying From Auckland

Finding low-fare flights from Auckland is simple with the help of Orbitz.com. Flights originate at Auckland Airport, which is located in the Auckland suburb of Mangere. It is approximately 21 kilometers, or a 40-minute drive, from the city center. Auckland Airport is the central hub for Air New Zealand and is also serviced by many other airlines offering international flights, such as British Airways, Emirates, and Air China.

Parking at the Auckland Airport

Auckland Airport offers several types of parking near the terminals, including short-term and long-term covered and uncovered parking. Business Express parking is available, as is a park-and-ride with shuttle service to the terminal.

Transportation to the Airport

An Airbus service is available for transport to the airport from Auckland's CBD and downtown ferry rerminal. Tickets are available on the bus for approximately NZ$16. There are several taxi and shuttle services that can transport you to the airport from the city of Auckland. They include Alert Taxis, North Shore Taxis, and Super Shuttle. Taxi fares to the Auckland Airport are between NZ$60 to NZ$80. When you book your tickets with Orbitz.com, you can find car rental services to and from Auckland.

Restaurants at Auckland Airport

At Auckland Airport, there are over 20 restaurant options for grabbing a quick bite before your flight. There is Espresso Plus, where you can get an iced coffee and café foods. Hayama Sushi and Sumo Salad offer tasty alternatives to fast food. If it is fast food you are looking for, McDonald's, Burger King, and Subway offer tasty sandwiches. You can find whatever you are in the mood for at the airport after booking your flights from Auckland with Orbitz.com.

Rarotonga International Airport

If you're a savvy budget planner looking for cheap flights to Rarotonga, you should check out Orbitz.com. Orbitz.com helps find air tickets to your favorite destinations at the lowest prices. Rarotonga International Airport is situated two miles west of downtown Avarua on the island of Rarotonga. Air New Zealand, Air Rarotonga, Air Tahiti, and Virgin Australia are air carriers that operate regular flights to and from Rarotonga

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Transportation from Rarotonga International Airport

The cheapest way of getting from the airport is Cook's Island bus service, operated by Passenger Transport Ltd. The bus leaves the airport hourly, making a circle clockwise around the island and passing by the main landmarks. Taxi fares are approximately NZ$3.

Weather in Rarotonga

The average temperatures are always high in this area. Rarotonga's rainy season is from January through June and August through December. On average, the warmest month is February, and the coolest is August. January is the wettest month, and July is the driest.

Things to Do in Rarotonga

There's no room for boredom on Rarotonga, as the island has a lot of things to see and do for everyone. Te Vara Nui Village, Dive Rarotonga, Titikaveka Beach, Drums of Our Forefathers, and Cook Island Divers are just some of the many tourist attractions on the island. Use Orbitz.com to search for discount tickets for attractions on Cook Islands, as well as to book your cheap flights to Rarotonga.

Interesting facts about flights from Auckland to Rarotonga

    • 1 direct flights are operating from Auckland to Rarotonga today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 45m.
    • Air New Zealand flight 046 (4:30 AM GMT, Boeing 777-200) is today's earliest available flight from Auckland to Rarotonga.
    • Air New Zealand flight 046 (4:30 AM GMT, Boeing 777-200) is today's latest available flight from Auckland to Rarotonga.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Auckland to Rarotonga (Air New Zealand flight 046, Boeing 777-200) takes 3h 45m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Auckland to Rarotonga (Air New Zealand flight 046, Boeing 777-200) takes 3h 45m.
    • Flights from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Rarotonga Airport (RAR) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Auckland and Rarotonga

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 767-300 Passenger Air New Zealand, US Airways
Boeing 777-200 Air New Zealand, US Airways
Boeing 777-300 Air New Zealand
Boeing 747-400 Passenger Air New Zealand, US Airways
Airbus Industrie A320 Air New Zealand, US Airways