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Air New Zealand's Night Rider™ service offers cheap fares across every seat on our late night flights between Auckland and Christchurch and between Auckland and Wellington.
Auckland - Christchurch
The Night Rider flight departs from both Auckland & Christchurch after 9.30pm Thursday to Monday. $39 Seat only fares are available on every seat on the aircraft - or Seat + Bag for $49.
Auckland - Wellington
The Night Rider flight departs from both Auckland and Wellington at 10pm Monday, Thursday, Friday & Sunday. On Saturdays, flights depart Auckland at 9pm and depart Wellington at 10:30pm. $29 Seat only fares are available on every seat on the aircraft - or Seat + Bag for $39.
All Night Rider™ flights
Passengers on the Night Rider flights will still enjoy Air New Zealand's great customer service, but in order to offer fares this low there are a few restrictions to note. The late night flights skip the traditional inflight drink and snack service, passengers travelling on these fares won't be eligible for Koru Lounge entry prior to departure and Gold Elite, Gold Airpoints and Koru members won't be able to request premium seats in advance.
Please note that unaccompanied minors, and pets travelling as checked baggageare not accepted on Night Rider flights.