Question : Which airline has been the most dependable in getting passengers to their destination on schedule?
Answer : The current leader is ANA with a 100% on-time rate. Don't spend more time waiting in an airport than you have to and stick with ANA on this route. Perfection is hard to come by, so hopefully it continues.
Question : Should you be aware of any airlines that have a reputation of delayed arrivals for this route?
Answer : If you decide to book your flight with Air New Zealand, keep an eye on your departure time. 25% of flights from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Kansai International Airport (KIX) are delayed.
Question : What's the likelihood of you being delayed on this route?
Answer : Using the combined on-time percentage and average delay breakdown, Auckland to Osaka currently has a 2 out of a possible 5 star rating. A 2-star rating means you should feel rather worried about getting to Osaka on time.
Question : If traveling from AKL to KIX, how long can you expect to be in the air?
Answer : The average flight duration between AKL and KIX is 10 hours and 55 minutes.
Question : How long do most people stay in Osaka?
Answer : Of course you're not most people, but if you were, you'd stay roughly nine days.
Question : Can you cut down on flight costs by changing the day of the week you travel to Osaka?
Answer : For the month of July, the cheapest day to fly is Thursday. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep travel costs down.
Question : Best case scenario, how quickly can someone get from AKL to KIX?
Answer : The shortest direct flight is 10 hours and 55 minutes via Air New Zealand. If you catch the 10:30 AM NZST departure, you'll arrive at 5:25 PM JST (remember, there is a time change of four hours).