Air New Zealand offers a unique situation in being the only airline to operate its own aircraft Round the World from London Heathrow to New Zealand and Australia. Out one direction, back the other.

Imagine shopping in Hong Kong, bungee jumping in Queenstown, snorkelling in the Cook Islands and spending a day or two exploring the Los Angeles theme parks. Well that's exactly what travelling Round the World is all about.

Example Round the World itineraries

To help you inspire some ideas, below are a few example itineraries.

Remember that our booking system allows you to fly into one city and out of another or finish your trip in a different city than you started, with our connections with partner airlines like bmi, Lufthansa, Swiss International, Austrian Airlines, SAS, KLM, Air France, Iberia, British Airways, Alitalia and others from London Heathrow. And don't forget to upgrade to Premium Economy or Business Premier to make the journey even more memorable!

London - Hong Kong - Auckland - Los Angeles - London

Vienna - Los Angeles - Fiji - Sydney - Auckland - Tokyo - Vienna

Frankfurt - San Francisco - Queenstown - Auckland - Shanghai - Munich

Dublin - Hong Kong - Cairns / make your own way / Melbourne - Auckland - San Francisco - Dublin

How many stopover options can I choose from?

When travelling to New Zealand and/or Australia you can choose from one of 5 Asia stopover points (Hong Kong, Shanghai*, Beijing* ,Tokyo*, Osaka*, ); one of 4 North American stopover points (Los Angeles, San Francisco*, Vancouver* or Honolulu*) and one of 5 Pacific Island** stopover points (The Cook Islands, Samoa, Tonga, Fiji* or Tahiti*).

* Some flights operated by one of our partner airlines of Lufthansa, United Airlines, Swiss International, Austrian Airlines, KLM, Air Pacific or Air Tahiti Nui to fly to these stopover destinations
** Up to an additional €300 per stopover on the base fare

How do I book?

Booking is easy. Simply visit the Multistop booking page and build your itinerary.

You're under no obligation to purchase until you enter your credit card details and confirm your requirements on the Purchase Tickets page.

For detailed pricing and fare rules please see the information during the booking process.