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Cheap flights to Osaka from Auckland

If you want to discover Japan, start with Osaka. A trip to Japan's third-largest city, Osaka is sure to be a memorable one. You can catch a flight to Osaka from Auckland on Direct Flights and save up money for your trip.

Auckland to Osaka flight time is approximately 13 hours and 45 minutes. But the long trip will be worth it once you get there. Osaka is an industrial city that has a fair share of historic attractions. The city is well known for mouth-watering cuisines.

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When to book cheap flights from Auckland to Osaka?

If you are a foodie then you are going to love Osaka Japan. Osaka is home to historical monuments and modern miracles. The city is most popular as a foodie's paradise. This is the reason people call it "nation's kitchen". If you are wondering what the best time is to catch flights to Osaka, here is a heads up.

Peak season

March to May is springtime in Osaka. The weather begins to warm up and the cherry blossom season kicks off the end of March. This is the most beautiful time to catch flights from Auckland to Osaka. Cherry blossoms are in full bloom in April and you can take the most amazing photographs. The city may look gorgeous but it also gets pretty crowded. The prices of airline tickets go up during this time. So it's not the cheapest time to fly from Auckland. The first week of May is the ‘Golden Week', which is a holiday time for the locals.

Things to do in spring

This may not be the best time to get cheap flights from Auckland, but you will find some interesting things to do.

  • The March Grand Tournament (sumo wrestling)
  • Cherry blossom festival

Shoulder seasons

June - August

If you don't like heat and humidity then this is a time to avoid. These are the summer months in Osaka. The good news is that there are cheap flights from Auckland to Osaka in these months.

Festivals in summer

  • Tenjin Festival
  • Hydrangea Promenade

September – November

Autumn in Osaka is spectacular. You will be able to get some good deals and cheap flights this season. The outdoors gets very colourful in autumn.

Events in autumn

  • Sakai Festival
  • Higan-e Autumn Ceremony

Off-peak season

December to February is winter in Osaka. You will not see snow in Osaka but it gets pretty cold. When exploring the outdoors its best to wear a coat and cap.

Events in winter

  • Midosuji Illuminations
  • Osaka Hikari Renaissance

Fly to Osaka from Auckland

  • Shortest flight time between the two cities - 13 hours and 45 minutes
  • The flight time from Auckland varies according to the airline
  • Air New Zealand and All Nippon Airways carries direct flights between the two cities
  • All other airlines fly on connecting flights

Popular destinations in Osaka

What is Osaka like?

Osaka is a modern city in the Kansai region of Japan. It is an industrial city but does not lack the historical sites Japan is famous for. Food plays a prominent role in Osaka. Delicious cuisines are part and parcel of life in Osaka. Whether you are a foodie or not, make sure you try out their delicious local dishes.

Which airlines fly from Auckland to Osaka?

Direct flights - Air New Zealand and All Nippon Airways

Departing from Auckland

Auckland International Airport is New Zealand’s busiest and biggest airport. There are two terminals in the airport for domestic and international flights.

Arriving in Osaka

  • There are two airports in the city of Osaka. They are,
  • Osaka International Airport
  • Osaka Kansai International Airport
  • Direct flights from NZ land at the Kansai Airport whilst connecting flights are split between the two.