England Cricket Tour to New Zealand 2018
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England Cricket Tour to New Zealand 2018

5 ODIs, 3 T20 & 3 Tests

The wait is finally over! The dates have been confirmed for England to travel to the stunning islands of New Zealand in early 2018 to play a full series against the Black Caps. We know it’s going to be a fantastic tour… and you just have to BE THERE!

Prices from £3,699 per person

Countdown to Match Day

13th February 2018

Bookings closed - this tour has already commenced or is sold out

New Zealand 2018

Match schedule

Match Venues

Wellington, Hamilton, Auckland & Christchurch

One Day Internationals

  • Sun 25th Feb- 1st ODI, Seddon Park, Hamilton (D/N)
  • Wed 28th Feb- 2nd ODI, Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui (D/N)
  • Sat 3rd Mar – 3rd ODI, Westpac Stadium, Wellington (D/N)
  • Wed 7th Mar – 4th ODI, University Oval, Dunedin
  • Sat 10th Mar- 5th ODI, Hagley Oval, Christchurch

International T20

  • Tue 13th Feb – IT20, Westpac Stadium, Wellington
  • Sun 18th Feb – IT20, Seddon Park, Hamilton
  • Wed 21st Feb – Final IT20, Eden Park, Auckland

Test Matches

  • Wed 14th – Thur 15th Mar – Warm-up, Seddon Park, Hamilton
  • Fri 16th – Sat 17th Mar – Warm-up, Seddon Park, Hamilton
  • Thur 22nd – Mon 26th Mar – 1st Test, Eden Park, Auckland
  • Fri 30th Mar – Tue 3rd Apr – 2nd Test, Hagley Oval, Christchurch

Howzat Travel's New Zealand 2018 Tours

We have the whole of England’s trip down-under covered, offering you the complete ‘tour’ experience including two test matches, five ODIs and a T20 triangular series.

Auckland & Christchurch Test Matches

The Kiwi Tour

Take in both Test Matches in Auckland and Christchurch, with sightseeing options either side of the tour to make your trip to New Zealand extra special
Prices from £3,699pp

All Five ODIs

The Silver Fern Tour

Enjoy all five ODIs with the options to add the T20 tour to the front of your tour and sightseeing and the Test Match tour to the back!
Prices from £4,599pp.

Tasman T20 Series

New Zealand, Australia & England

Make the most of your time on the other side of the world by taking in the triangular Tasman T20 series prior to the ODI series against New Zealand
Prices from £2,800pp

Bespoke Tour

Tailor-made tours just for you

If you are looking to do something different to our set tour packages, simply contact us with your requirements. Whether it is tweaking an itinerary slightly or building a bespoke itinerary from scratch, we will help you create your perfect tour taking in any combination of cricket matches you wish.
Prices from £0,000pp


New Zealand 2018 Inspection Report

Howzat Travel's Tour Package Options

To give our travellers the widest range of options, for the first time, we have created two new full categories of tour to sit either side of our much-loved Red and Blue standards, to make sure every cricket traveller is catered for.


First-class luxury

Our Platinum tour standard encapsulates the best-of-the-best of an overseas cricket tour. We have selected what we believe to be the best, first-class hotels in each destination. Add to this a dedicated Howzat Travel Tour Manager and exclusive access to Howzat Travel special guests throughout the tour, this tour option will see you enjoy the country in first-class luxury.

Howzat-Blue Tour


Class, quality & value

Our well-loved and established Blue tour standard is our high quality cricket tour option. With excellent hotels and experienced tour managers, the Blue tours are the perfect blend of class, quality and value.

Howzat-Red Tour


Best value

There is nothing quite like the camaraderie created on a Howzat Travel Red tour. Whether it’s at the cricket, enjoying a drink after the game or going out for dinner in a group, you’ll be sure to have a great time. With great hotels for a lower price, our Red tours are the best value tour on the market.

Tour extensions and add-ons

New Zealand, with its jaw-dropping, beautiful scenery is one of those destinations on almost everyone’s list of places they just have to visit, so whilst on the other side of the world be sure to enjoy some world-class sightseeing!
In addition to our comprehensive range of set tour packages, we will also be able to provide tailor-made arrangements for any combination of matches and sightseeing you desire.

Pre-tour sightseeing

Dambulla Cave Temple 1

Post-tour sightseeing


Maldives stopovers


Check out the testimonials from our last tour to New Zealand

The wonderful words of Howzat Travellers with us on our New Zealand 2014 tour

Related and Previous Events

See below links to other events you might be interested in booking and past events from previous years

Or, if you fancy Caribbean cricket

West Indies v England 2019

Previous Events

And… while you are deciding which tour to book, why not read the tour diaries from our previous cricket tours to the Ashes:

Commonwealth Bank Ashes Series, 2013-14

KFC Twenty20 Internationals and Commonwealth Bank Series, Australia 2011

Vodafone Ashes Series, Australia 2010-11

Ashes Tour Australia 2006-07