Sleep scientists help you touch down in the Land of Nod Dallas Fort Worth has become the third U.S. airport to welcome Minute Suites. Dedicated to giving passengers a complete recharge service in their own soporific oasis, the company has opened the new facility, following successful debuts in Atlanta and Philadelphia. For the unfamiliar, Minute…read more >>>
Flying From North America
But if you're looking for the shortest flight to reach your destination Downunder, you'll find yourself in Vancouver, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Dallas/Fort Worth or Honolulu. No worries if you're not in one of these cities, flights from across the United States and Canada can connect to the non-stop flights.
Making the long-haul flight has gotten easier - you can include a stop-over for a few days in Hawaii or Fiji to break up the flight. Flights from both Honolulu and Nadi head down to both Australia and New Zealand.
You may have a long layover before you board your international flight. It's no fun to have to sit at an airport gate for hours, especially when there could be more interesting things to do. We've added information on the North American airports from which the non-stop flights depart and return.
You'll find an airport with a movie theater, another with an art gallery - plenty of choices for what to do with your extra time.
Departure airports so good you almost won’t want to leave Fine dining, luxury shopping and high-end relaxation facilities – if they all sound like things you’d expect to find at your destination, North America’s airports are proving that you might not even have to wait that long. Providing passengers with truly great reasons to arrive…read more >>>
Many US airports have taken advantage of the relative lull in construction in the past few years and have embarked on projects to improve their facilities. On March 26, Dallas/Fort Worth Airport and American Airlines re-opened Gates A8 – A16 in Terminal A. The renovated area includes power outlets for charging mobile devices and work…read more >>>
Only Air New Zealand operates non-stop direct service from San Francisco International Airport to a destination Downunder: Auckland, New Zealand. Through a variety of code-share agreements and airline partnerships, flights from airports across the US and Canada connect to these non-stop flights. Additionally, Southwest also flies into San Francisco, which adds even more possibilities for…read more >>>
A long layover at San Francisco Airport will give you a chance to enjoy a relaxing massage before your flight, catch up on email – and explore the many art exhibits located in each of the terminals. We all know that sitting in an airport is not one of the most enjoyable parts of traveling,…read more >>>
You’ve just begun your vacation Downunder with a flight from the mainland to Honolulu airport. Chances are you’ve already had a long trip and now there’s a few hours to spend before getting on your connecting flight. Not sure what to do? Well, here’s all you need to know about traveling through Honolulu Airport… Terminals…read more >>>
Currently Qantas is the only airline flying Downunder with non-stop flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport (DFW). Unless you live in the Dallas area, you’ll be flying into DFW and have to connect to your long-haul flight to Brisbane, continuing on to Sydney. DFW is considered one of the most hassle-free airports in the United States.…read more >>>
Waiting for your flight at Dallas/Fort Worth Airport can be quite pleasant – there are a variety of places to eat, shop, relax and even watch a movie or have a massage while you wait. Shops, Dining And Activities For retail indulgence, you’ll find accessories and fashion, gifts and souvenirs, health and beauty, news-agents and…read more >>>
If you’re making your way from the US or Canada to a destination in New Zealand, Australia, Fiji or the South Pacific islands, there’s a good chance your flights will take you to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Most flights heading Downunder depart and arrive at LAX, with connections available from almost every airport in…read more >>>
If you’re departing from Vancouver on your flight Downunder, you’ll avoid the hecticity of busy LAX and find yourself in an airport designed to introduce the natural beauty and history of British Columbia to visitors. Air Canada flies non-stop from Vancouver to Sydney with a connecting flight to Auckland; Air New Zealand flies non-stop to…read more >>>