Best time to go: what is the RIGHT price for a round-trip flight to Iceland (Reykjavík) (from: Auckland)

The average price to go to Iceland (Reykjavík) from Auckland airport is $ 1866 (round trip). However, there are variations depending on the departure month. Thus, it is possible to pay for your plane ticket on average between $ 1587 (in may) and $ 2284 (in december), which is a saving of $ 280 or a surplus of $ 418 (compared to the average price) depending on the period you leave.

The analysis of all prices reveals that the most frequent price is between $1606 to $1660 and it is generally more economical to leave on a monday and return on a sunday on a flight with 1 or more layovers.

Be careful, the cheapest months may correspond to unfavorable weather periods . Check out our page best time to go to Iceland (Reykjavík) before booking your flight.

If you want to know when to book your flight at the best price, go straight to the second part of this page: When to buy your Auckland-Iceland (Reykjavík) plane ticket.

How are these data calculated?

We have studied a sample of 4923 airfare prices from previous years for flights to Iceland (Reykjavík) from Auckland and can thus establish precise and credible price variation trends based on different parameters. Of course, prices can vary from year to year, but the seasonal aspect of this data (recurrence of school holidays, events... from year to year) makes these statistics quite reliable.

Average price depending on the departure month

Data analysis:

By leaving in may, the price of the plane ticket will statistically be the cheapest ($ 1587, saving $ 280 compared to the average price over the year which is $ 1866). Conversely, december will be the most expensive ($ 2284).

Flight Auckland-Iceland (Reykjavík): when is the best time to go for the best price?

Month Good price* Average price Our opinion
January$ 1862 $ 2171 high price
February$ 1481 $ 1744 fair price
March$ 1418 $ 1738 good price
April$ 1546 $ 1777 fair price
May$ 1394 $ 1587 very good price
June$ 1474 $ 1766 fair price
July$ 1887 $ 2244 high price
August$ 1611 $ 1908 fair price
September$ 1423 $ 1676 good price
October$ 1525 $ 1830 fair price
November$ 1428 $ 1665 good price
December$ 1908 $ 2284 very high price

*great price to buy your plane ticket: if you see this price or cheaper during your flight search, go for it and buy it!

Price breakdown to travel from Auckland to Iceland (Reykjavík)

Data analysis:

The prices for flights from Auckland to Iceland (Reykjavík) range from $1070 to $2569. 1% of tickets were purchased at the minimum price (from $1071 to $1124), 1% at the maximum price (from $2516 to $2569). The majority of plane tickets were purchased in the range of $1713 to $1767 (6% of tickets).

Cheapest airlines for the Auckland->Iceland flight

There are 12 companies that serve Auckland from Iceland (Reykjavík) airport: Qatar Airways, Air New Zealand, United, Lufthansa, Emirates, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Jetstar, Finnair, China Eastern, Hawaiian Airlines and China Southern.

Data analysis:

Of the 4923 flights analyzed in previous years, Qatar Airways was the airline that offered the best fare most often in the flight ticket search results (42% of the time) on the Auckland->Iceland route.

Which day of the week to leave?

Data analysis:

Statistically, Auckland-Iceland (Reykjavík) flights departing on a monday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a monday as your departure date, you can save an average of $68. On the other hand, departing on a saturday may cost you an additional $85.

Which day of the week to come back?

Data analysis:

Statistically, return flights from Iceland (Reykjavík) to Auckland departing on a sunday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a sunday for your return date, you will save an average of $50. Conversely, departing from Iceland (Reykjavík) on a saturday may cost you an additional $80.

Top prices Auckland-Iceland (Reykjavík)

Round tripDatesPrice
Auckland → Reykjavík12-08 to 22-08-2024$ 1660 
Auckland → Reykjavík19-08 to 24-08-2024$ 1709 
Auckland → Reykjavík20-09 to 30-09-2024$ 1509 
Auckland → Reykjavík06-10 to 14-10-2024$ 1527 
Auckland → Reykjavík09-10 to 26-10-2024$ 1657 
Auckland → Reykjavík12-10 to 24-10-2024$ 1508 
Auckland → Reykjavík01-11 to 13-11-2024$ 1724 
Auckland → Reykjavík24-01 to 31-01-2025$ 1699 
Auckland → Reykjavík08-03 to 31-03-2025$ 1562 
Auckland → Reykjavík11-03 to 27-03-2025$ 1512 

When to book your flight Auckland - Iceland (Reykjavík) to get the cheapest price?

Statistically, you will make the biggest savings by buying your plane ticket between 10 to 11 months in advance. However, you may end up paying a high price if you book between 0 to 1 month in advance.

Did you know: the price of plane tickets not only varies depending on how far in advance you book, but also on the day of the week you book! So, to maximize your chances of getting the best price for a Auckland-Iceland flight, it is recommended to book your ticket on a wednesday.

How far in advance should I buy my flight?

Data analysis:

To get the cheapest flight ticket from Auckland to Iceland (Reykjavík), it is recommended to buy it 10 to 11 months before departure (it is then on average 1731 $, which is a saving of 135 $ compared to the overall average price). On the other hand, if you buy your ticket 0 to 1 month in advance, you will pay the full price (165 $ more than the average price).

Depending on the departure month

The best time to buy your Auckland to Iceland (Reykjavík) flight ticket may vary depending on your departure month. Therefore, we offer you statistics on when to book your flight month by month.

Departure on... How far in advance should I book?

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 1680 $)


Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 1772 $)


Best time: 3 to 4 months before departure (average price: 1550 $)

Other interesting period(s): 0 to 1 month ($ 1553)


Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 1486 $)

Other interesting period(s): 3 to 4 months ($ 1596), 4 to 5 months ($ 1652)


Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 1631 $)


What day of the week should I book my flight ticket?

Data analysis:

Statistically, wednesday is the day when plane tickets for Auckland->Iceland are the cheapest. So, by buying your plane ticket on a wednesday, you will save $27. Conversely, by buying it on a sunday, you may end up paying $30 more.

Auckland to Iceland (Reykjavík): flight price when booking today

Information: this data is not statistics but comes from real prices collected less than 7 days ago. Some months may not be available as we do not have enough data for them.

Month Current price
July 2024$ 2381
$1912 to $2678
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August 2024$ 1684
$1660 to $1709
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September 2024$ 4870
$1509 to $14592
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October 2024$ 1718
$1508 to $1912
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November 2024$ 1724
$1724 to $1724
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December 2024$ 1797
$1797 to $1797
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January 2025$ 2025
$1699 to $2350
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February 2025$ 2035
$2035 to $2035
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March 2025$ 1543
$1512 to $1562
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April 2025$ 1966
$1867 to $2037
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Data analysis:

Compared to the average price, august, october, december, january and march are cheaper to travel to Iceland (Reykjavík). So it may be interesting to book now to leave during these months!

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