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Flights from New Zealand

Experience the seamless journey from New Zealand to London, with our partners Air New Zealand.

Virgin Atlantic and Air New Zealand have code share agreement that gives you far more flexibility when you’re flying between New Zealand and the UK.

If you’re traveling from New Zealand, you can now book on Virgin Atlantic code share service (operated by Air New Zealand) between Auckland and Sydney, San Francisco or Shanghai and onwards traveling Virgin Atlantic to London. Please note if you are travelling via Sydney and you wish to stopover in Hong Kong you will need to book through our reservations on 0800 452 131 from New Zealand or 1300 727 340 from Australia.

We can offer connections via Auckland from Wellington, Christchurch and Queenstown too all on one ticket. Please note for these departures contact reservations on 0800 452 131 from New Zealand or 1300 727 340 from Australia for details.

Virgin Atlantic and Air New Zealand have an awful lot in common. You’ll find the Virgin Atlantic Upper Class Suite in all Air New Zealand Business Premier Cabins, and we’re both regularly recognized as brand leaders in innovation with award winning products and service. Plus, you’ll enjoy a seamless transfer experience across both of our networks.

Economy Class fares available year round

Economy

Travel from New Zealand to Fares (from)
Depart between
London $2431 01OCT14-30NOV14
    01JAN15-31MAR15

* Fares are quoted in NZ dollars and are inclusive of taxes and surcharges (subject to change).  Travel permitted via Shanghai enroute to London. Terms and conditions apply please call our Contact Centre on 0800 452 131 for details.

Premium Economy fare available year round

Premium Economy

Travel from New Zealand to Fares (from) Depart between
London $4,868 01OCT14-30NOV14
    01JAN15-31MAR15

* Fares are quoted in NZ dollars and are inclusive of taxes and surcharges (subject to change). Travel permitted via Shanghai enroute to London.  Terms and conditions apply please call our Contact Centre on 0800 452 131 for details

Upper Class fare available year round

Upper Class

Travel from New Zealand to Fares (from) Depart between
London $9549 year round

* Fares are quoted in NZ dollars and are inclusive of taxes and surcharges (subject to change).Travel permitted via Shanghai enroute to London. Terms and conditions apply please call our Contact Centre on 0800 452 131 for details

  1. Fare is permitted for travel with Virgin Atlantic Airways from Auckland to London via Sydney and Hong Kong to London Heathrow return.
  2. Prices are correct as at 02 April 2014.
  3. The fare shown includes pre-paid passenger taxes, fees, charges and surcharges (subject to change without notice).
  4. Sale fares are subject to availability and must be booked and paid for at time of reservation.
  5. Maximum stay of 12 months applies.
  6. Change penalties may apply. Please contact Virgin Atlantic for details.
  7. Cancellation penalties may apply. Please contact Virgin Atlantic for details.
  8. Children (under 11) pay 75% of the full adult fare (exclusive of passenger taxes, fees charges and surcharges). Infants (without a seat) pay 10% of the adult fare (under 2) and are not available to purchase online. They must be purchased through the Virgin Atlantic call centre (0800 452 131).
  9. Unaccompanied minors may not permitted.
  10. The number of seats available on each flight at the offer price is restricted and it is possible that the seats allocated to this offer on a particular flight may be fully booked, even though seats are still available in other booking classes. Some flights may have no availability on certain dates and popular dates (i.e. weekends, school and public holidays) will fill quickly and Virgin Atlantic cannot guarantee availability. 
  11. Virgin Atlantic's published Conditions of Carriage apply (subject to change from time to time) and are available from Virgin Atlantic.

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It is with regret that Virgin Atlantic has announced, its intention to withdraw operations between Sydney and Hong Kong from 05 May 2014, due to increasing costs and a challenging economic environment.

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