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How Much Does it Cost To Fly To Rarotonga?

One-way flights were as low as NZ$352 and round trip flights were NZ$777 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Great Places to Fly From

Origin Destination Travel Dates Flights From*
AKL Rarotonga 6 Feb. - 10 Feb. NZ$777
WLG Rarotonga 31 Mar. - 6 Apr. NZ$937
*Prices include taxes and fees

How to book cheap flights

How to cancel a flight to Rarotonga due to COVID-19?

Cancellation policies vary across airlines, but many still travel to highly impacted areas. Dates may change frequently across Rarotonga as the situation unfolds, so it’s important for travellers to check in with their airline if they have an upcoming flight. Please visit the customer service portal to learn more about your flight policy surrounding COVID-19.

How to get cheap flights to Rarotonga?

Get cheap flights to Rarotonga from as low as NZ$352 one way or NZ$777 roundtrip right here with Wotif. Need somewhere to stay once you get there? Relax with our price promise. Find a lower price on a hotel or package online up to 24-hours prior to check in and we'll refund the difference.

Which airlines fly to Rarotonga?

Airlines serving to Rarotonga are Air New Zealand. You can choose your preferred airline and also departure/arrival times that match your needs.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Here’s an insider tip: Sunday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2019, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Monday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Saturday too; generally, our data showed that it had the highest average ticket price.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

Guess what? Boring old Wednesday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2019, we found that flights purchased on a Wednesday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on a Sunday also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Saturday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you’re booking on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2019, our data shows October is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the December holiday period can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it’s best to get in early during peak periods.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Wotif up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to Wotif’s 2019 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 1-3 weeks prior to travel.

How can I save money on flights?

Looking for clever ways to save on your next trip? Try mixing and matching airlines and fare types. Our data tells us, travellers who booked flights on Wotif in 2019 saved close to 55% off their airfare, when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Which Airlines Fly To Rarotonga?

Air New Zealand

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Hotels in Rarotonga

The Edgewater Resort and Spa NZ$235
Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020
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The Edgewater Resort and Spa

The Edgewater Resort and Spa

Avarua, Rarotonga
The Edgewater Resort and Spa
    4.0 of 5
    3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

    It was convenient and had everything we needed, the wedding area is beautiful and the aircon was an awesome bonus!!!

    The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium NZ$211
    Reviewed on 12 Jan. 2020
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    The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium

    The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium

    Aroa Beach Marine Reserve, Arorangi, Ara Tapu Rd, Rarotonga
    The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium
      3.7 of 5
      4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      Great food, service and location on the beach is amazing

      Muri Beachcomber Get Rates
      Reviewed on 18 Dec. 2019
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      Muri Beachcomber

      Muri Beachcomber

      Muri Beach, Rarotonga
      Muri Beachcomber
        4.7 of 5
        3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

        Comfortable accommodation right on the lagoon. The staff were helpful and next door to the Sailing Club.

        Sanctuary Rarotonga-on the beach-Adults Only NZ$260
        Reviewed on 28 Feb. 2020
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        Sanctuary Rarotonga-on the beach-Adults Only

        Sanctuary Rarotonga-on the beach-Adults Only

        Aroa Beach & Marine Reserve, Rarotonga
        Sanctuary Rarotonga-on the beach-Adults Only
          4.0 of 5
          4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          The place feels clean and fresh. A nice balance between a beachside house and a touch of luxury

          ^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on from , as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.