Air New Zealand Check-in

Does Air New Zealand have online check-in?

No, Air New Zealand does not currently offer online check-in. However, if traveling domestically from Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Dunedin or Nelson you may be able to take advantage of ExpressCheck.

If I am traveling within New Zealand, how much time should I allot at the airport?

Air New Zealand requires that you are checked in at least 30 minutes before your flight's departure time. If you have special needs (ie. traveling with a pet) you should allow at least 45 minutes at the airport.

If I am traveling within New Zealand to an international connection, how much time should I allot at the airport?

Air New Zealand recommends that you are checked in 45 minutes before your flight's departure time. For flights departing out of the following airports, you will be required to check in 60 minutes before your flight: Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch.

If I am traveling internationally, how much time should I allot at the airport?

Air New Zealand recommends arriving at the airport at least 2 hours before your flight's departure time. From flights to/from the U.S. departing from the following airports, Air New Zealand recommends arriving 3 hours before scheduled departure: Auckland, Nadi, London, Los Angeles, Honolulu, Apia and Tonga.

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