Air New Zealand has a 72 hour sale for Los Angeles to Australia round trip tickets under $900 to Sydney, Melbourne or several other airports for May to November departures. For less than $50 more you can stopover in Auckland, New Zealand. The Los Angeles to Australia ticket special in combination with a nested American Airlines ticket for Auckland to Los Angeles at $535 round trip opens all kinds of nested ticket possibilities for trips from Los Angeles to Australia and New Zealand for two vacations of days or weeks separated by several months.
Air New Zealand LAX-AKL (stopover)-SYD $940 round trip (May 1–Nov 30)
Loyalty Traveler – Air New Zealand $881 LAX/SFO to Australia 72 hour sale depart May 1-Nov 30
American Airlines AKL-LAX (nonstop flights) $535 round trip (Oct 15–Dec 15)
Loyalty Traveler- AA or NZ $535 round trip New Zealand to Los Angeles Oct-Nov 2016
American Airlines has a sale for October 15 to December 15 departures from Auckland, New Zealand with fares on many dates as low as $535 round trip.
$1,475 for two round trip tickets.
Spend one trip in New Zealand and the second trip in Australia or vise versa.
Buy both tickets and nest them with a stopover included on the Air New Zealand Australia promotional discount fare either on the outbound or return, depending on whether you choose to visit Australia or New Zealand first. Set your return date for the Air New Zealand ticket for one month to several months later.
Here is a sample itinerary for a trip From Los Angeles to New Zealand in October and a trip from Los Angeles to Sydney, Australia in February 2017. These dates are random picks simply to spread out the two trips. There are many available dates and airports for many itinerary possibilities within New Zealand and Australia. This trip below allows
Air New Zealand $938.96 round trip
Sunday October 1
Los Angeles – Auckland (stopover built through Multi-stop itinerary using AUS300 promo code)
Thursday February 9, 2017
Auckland – Sydney, Australia (continuation after four month stopover in Auckland)
Thursday February 16, 2017
Sydney – Auckland – Los Angeles (end of down under two country journey).
American Airlines Auckland, New Zealand – Los Angeles LAX
Sunday October 16 (Leaving AKL after two weeks in New Zealand since arriving on Monday Oct 3 on Air New Zealand flight that departed LAX Oct 1)
American Airlines 82 Auckland, New Zealand AKL to Los Angeles LAX
February 4, 2017
American Airlines 83 Los Angeles LAX to Auckland, New Zealand AKL
Two Trips for $1,475 in tickets to Australia and New Zealand
New Zealand vacation Oct 1-16, 2016
Australia vacation Feb 4-16, 2016
The two tickets above give you one trip Los Angeles to New Zealand (Oct 1-16) and one trip Los Angeles to Sydney Feb 4-16. These are random travel dates I picked. There is wide open availability of low fare dates for both American and Air New Zealand tickets for this two trip itinerary.
This is quite a deal. As someone who has visited Australia and New Zealand, one vacation only in each country, I think this is a deal to seriously consider. Does not work for our travel plans, but hopefully you can benefit from this over the top ‘down under’ travel deal.