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How Much Does it Cost To Fly To Christchurch?

One-way flights were as low as AU$204 and round trip flights were AU$407 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Sounds Air
Sounds Air
Sounds Air
Jetstar
Sounds Air
Air New Zealand
LATAM Airlines Group
Qantas Airways
Qantas Airways
Qantas Airways
Sounds Air
Sounds Air
Sounds Air
Sounds Air
Sounds Air
Sounds Air
Jetstar
Sounds Air
Qantas Airways
LATAM Airlines Group
Air New Zealand

Great Places to Fly From

OriginDestinationTravel datesFlights from*
WLGChristchurch26 Oct. - 26 Nov.AU$407
SYDChristchurch30 Dec. - 7 Jan.AU$638
MELChristchurch24 Dec. - 23 Jan.AU$677
BNEChristchurch24 Dec. - 23 Jan.AU$723
*Prices include taxes and fees
OriginDestinationTravel datesFlights from*
WLGChristchurch24 Sep. - 27 Sep.AU$913
*Prices include taxes and fees

Flights To Christchurch

Once you’ve decided where to go on your next holiday, the fun part begins! Wotif makes it easy (and yes, even fun!) to compare flights to Christchurch, so you can get the best deals and save that dough for exploring your new favourite place. Speaking of exploring, it’s time to start planning your itinerary. Whether you love off-the-beaten-path neighbourhoods or busy shopping and dining districts, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for. Hit up top-rated restaurants and hidden local haunts, snap some photos of historic landmarks and make a few friends along the way—starting with your aisle mate on the plane.

No matter where you call home, we’ve got Christchurch flights that will get you from point A to point B in style and comfort. Ready to start packing? It’s OK to be “that passenger” in your matching tracksuit and eye mask, snoozing right up until the final descent. After all, nothing says “holiday” more than a good nap! If you don’t want to surrender a second of your trip to sleep, grab a cup of coffee and chat with fellow travellers or plug in to a flick that takes place in your destination city—it’s like cultural anthropology. For science!

OK, traveller. Let’s do this. Sweet plans? Tick. Craving for adventure? You got it. Entertainment for the flight? Packed. Cheap flights to Christchurch? Book them with Wotif for great deals on travel that fits your schedule and airlines that fit your price range. And last but not least, unforgettable holiday memories? They’re already in the works!

Need insider tips on must-see attractions in Christchurch? Check out our Christchurch travel guide!

How to book cheap flights

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

Flights to Christchurch start as low as AU$407. 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?

Sounds Air, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, LATAM Airlines Group, Qantas Airways. 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.

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Hotels in Christchurch

Southwark Hotel & Apartments
Southwark Hotel & Apartments
4 out of 5
25 Southwark Street, Christchurch
The price is AU$87 per night from 19 Sep. to 19 Sep.
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! (497 reviews)
"Unfortunately painting was being done but thats the way it goes"

Reviewed on 21 Jul. 2021

Southwark Hotel & Apartments
MCM Motel
MCM Motel
4 out of 5
241 Bealey Ave, Christchurch
The price is AU$94 per night from 19 Sep. to 19 Sep.
Located in Saint Albans, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Bealey Avenue and Christchurch Casino. Christchurch Botanic Gardens and Christchurch Public Hospital ...
4.4/5Excellent! (233 reviews)
"Self check in was very easy."

Reviewed on 11 Aug. 2021

MCM Motel
Rydges Latimer Christchurch
Rydges Latimer Christchurch
4.5 out of 5
30 Latimer Square, Christchurch
The price is AU$183 per night from 19 Sep. to 19 Sep.
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! (203 reviews)
"Great hotel, great bar, restaurant and staff. All the sports channels on the room tv. I look forward to my next stay."

Reviewed on 19 Jul. 2021

Rydges Latimer Christchurch
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.com 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.