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How Much Does it Cost To Fly To Christchurch?

One-way flights were as low as NZ$44 and round trip flights were NZ$88 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Great Places to Fly From

OriginDestinationTravel DatesFlights From*
WLGChristchurch24 Sep. - 26 Sep.NZ$97
AKLChristchurch10 Sep. - 12 Sep.NZ$108
BNEChristchurch24 Aug. - 4 Sep.NZ$570
MELChristchurch10 Sep. - 12 Sep.NZ$593
SYDChristchurch14 Jul. - 19 Jul.NZ$599
LAXChristchurch13 Sep. - 31 Oct.NZ$1,626
SINChristchurch2 Sep. - 15 Sep.NZ$3,770
*Prices include taxes and fees
OriginDestinationTravel DatesFlights From*
AKLChristchurch26 Jun. - 6 Jul.NZ$289
WLGChristchurch26 Jun. - 28 Jun.NZ$403
MELChristchurch27 Jun. - 9 Jul.NZ$672
*Prices include taxes and fees

How to book cheap flights

What is the lowest price on Wotif for a flight to Christchurch?

Flights to Christchurch start as low as NZ$88. Once you’ve snagged your flight, it’s time to build that itinerary. If your flight touches down in a bustling city, you’ll want a head start, so you can get from jet-way to getaway as quickly as possible. Flying for business? Squeeze in some sightseeing and a snack at a locally loved restaurant between meetings—you’ll have plenty of cash thanks to our cheap business class flights to Christchurch. You know what they say about all work and no play, after all.

What are the most popular airlines that fly to Christchurch?

Jetstar, Air New Zealand. Pack your favourite magazines or stack your video queue for a mini-marathon of that television show your co-workers have been raving about. And if you get hooked a few episodes in, don’t worry; there’s always the return flight to finish the binge. Ready to book cheap flights to Christchurch? Check out our selection of airfares and start putting together a holiday that fits your schedule and price range. We offer sweet deals, so you don’t have to move mountains to see the world. In fact, we’ll help you get to those mountains (or ocean, or forest) today!

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Here’s an insider tip: Sunday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Tuesday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Saturday though; generally, our data showed that it had the highest average ticket price.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

Guess what? Boring old Thursday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights purchased on a Thursday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on a Sunday also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Tuesday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you’re booking early in the week.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2020, our data shows March is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the month of June can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it’s best to get in early if June is your preferred travel month.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Wotif up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to Wotif’s 2020 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 4 weeks to 3 months prior to travel.

How can I save money on flights?

Looking for clever ways to save on your next trip? Try mixing and matching airlines and fare types. Our data tells us, travellers who booked flights on Wotif in 2020 saved close to 50% off their airfare, when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Wotif.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Can I fly to Christchurch (CHC) at the moment?

For all the latest info on the travel situation in Christchurch, see our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

Need a Car For After Your Flight?

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NZ$437

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NZ$666

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Lowest prices found within the past 19 days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Hotels in Christchurch

Southwark Hotel & Apartments
Southwark Hotel & Apartments
4 out of 5
25 Southwark Street, Christchurch
The price is NZ$91 per night from 27 Jun. to 27 Jun.
Located in Christchurch City Centre, this aparthotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology, Christchurch Public Hospital ...
4.2/5Excellent! (496 reviews)
"Excellent stay"

Reviewed on 14 May 2021

Southwark Hotel & Apartments
Rydges Latimer Christchurch
Rydges Latimer Christchurch
4.5 out of 5
30 Latimer Square, Christchurch
The price is NZ$189 per night from 4 Jul. to 4 Jul.
Located in Christchurch City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Riverside Market and Christchurch Casino. Christchurch Public Hospital and ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (202 reviews)
"All was great"

Reviewed on 13 Jun. 2021

Rydges Latimer Christchurch
Sudima Christchurch City
Sudima Christchurch City
5 out of 5
47-49 Salisbury Street, Christchurch, Canterbury
The price is NZ$195 per night from 23 Jul. to 23 Jul.
Located in Christchurch City Centre, this luxury hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Bealey Avenue, Christchurch Casino and Hagley Park. Christchurch Botanic Gardens ...
5/5Exceptional! (15 reviews)
"This hotel was simply perfect. Clean, generous and considered."

Reviewed on 17 Jun. 2021

Sudima Christchurch City
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Wotif.co.nz from , as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.