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Cheapest Flights from Brisbane (BNE) to Christchurch (CHC)

Airfares from Brisbane to Christchurch Intl. for one-way flights were as low as AU$296 and round trip flights were AU$454 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.


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Brisbane to Christchurch Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Brisbane (BNE) to Christchurch (CHC)

Work hard, travel harder! Wotif brings you the cheapest Brisbane to Christchurch flights, making it possible to have a five star holiday without that five star price tag. Browse and compare our top BNE to CHC routes and airport options. So, go ahead and treat yourself, your sweetheart, or the kids to an unforgettable holiday this year.

Brisbane to Christchurch Information

Traveling From
Origin Airport
Origin Airport IATA Code
Traveling To
Christchurch Intl.
Destination Airport
Destination Airport IATA Code
Number of Airlines Serving
Average Flight Time
3 hours 30 mins
Direct Flight Time
3 hours 15 mins
Flight Price

Frequently asked questions

Can I take a flight from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to Christchurch Intl. Airport (CHC) right now?
If you’re heading from Brisbane Airport to CHC and wish to avoid getting caught in a bind, check our Covid-19 Travel Advisor before you book. It’s here you’ll locate important info on your destination’s flying restrictions and quarantine.
How long is the flight from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to CHC?
The typical travel time from BNE to CHC is around 6 hours and 38 minutes. If you don’t want to spend the whole time staring at the seat in front, pack a novel or load up your laptop with movies to keep yourself busy.
What airlines fly direct from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to Christchurch Intl. Airport (CHC)?
The mere thought of flying from Brisbane to Christchurch is thrilling enough. But there’s more good news. A range of airlines have direct flights, such as Qantas and Air New Zealand. You’ll be ordering your second round from your hotel lobby bar before you even realise.
What happens if I need to change my flight booking to CHC due to COVID-19?
If your travel plans to CHC have been affected by COVID-19, you may be able to make a no-change-fee cancellation and score a credit that you can use on another flight. Sign in to your Wotif account to see if your booking is eligible. If you still have questions, our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more info.
Does Wotif offer flights with flexible change policies?
Some airlines offer the option to change your CHC flight without a fee. That way, you won’t get stung with extra costs — but you’ll have to pay any difference between the old flight and the new one. Stress less by keeping your eye out for the “no change fees” filter when you book.
If I'm planning to fly, what are some airlines that have COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules?
There are many airlines that have social distancing rules and use COVID-19 measures, including Air New Zealand, Jetstar and Qantas. Now you can take that long overdue vacation with confidence knowing that strategies, which may include electrostatic cleaning and providing passenger masks, are in place.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
Here’s an insider tip: Monday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2021, we found that flights departing on a Monday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Saturday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Thursday 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? It turns out that early in the week is the best time to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2021, we found that flights purchased on a Monday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on the weekend also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Friday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you’re booking on that day.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2021, our data shows February is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the month of December 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 December 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 2021 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing just 1 week prior to travel.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.
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Brisbane to Christchurch Flight Deals from AU$454

Considering a quick trip to Christchurch, but not sure which is the best route for you? Well, you’re in luck! Wotif has done the hard work, so all you need to do is check out these flights from BNE to CHC. With heaps of cheap fares from Brisbane, we guarantee you’ll be arriving to your holiday destination in style without emptying your bank account in the process.

It’s easy to book flights to Christchurch from Brisbane  

For a huge choice of flights, simply enter your travel dates and hit search and we’ll hunt out fantastic deals on one-way, return and multi-city airfares to Christchurch from Brisbane from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Christchurch in just 3 hour(s) and 15 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Christchurch from Brisbane 

Choose from 20 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$454 and rising to AU$488 depending on the cabin class, travel dates, and airline carrier. And if you’re up for a last-minute getaway, you can get great deals on flights from Brisbane to Christchurch today!  

Find cheap airfares to Christchurch from Brisbane 

Here are our insider tips for bagging a flight bargain: 

  • Look for midweek flights and late night, early morning arrival and departure times
  • Check out other airports near Brisbane and Christchurch
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in June)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

Reasons to book your flights to Christchurch from Brisbane with Wotif

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Great places to stay after flight from Brisbane to Christchurch

Jucy Snooze Christchurch
Jucy Snooze Christchurch
5 out of 5
5 Peter Leeming Road, Burnside, Christchurch, 8053
The price is AU$138 per night from 1 Apr to 2 Apr
per night
1 Apr - 2 Apr
Stay at this 5-star eco-friendly hostel in Christchurch. Enjoy free WiFi, on-site parking and a 24-hour front desk. Our guests praise the comfy rooms in their ...
8/10 Very Good! (1,000 reviews)
"Close to airport. Limited parking."

Reviewed on 17 Mar. 2023

Jucy Snooze Christchurch
Sudima Christchurch Airport
Sudima Christchurch Airport
4.5 out of 5
550 Memorial Avenue, Christchurch, 8053
The price is AU$181 per night from 16 Apr to 17 Apr
per night
16 Apr - 17 Apr
Stay at this 4.5-star luxury hotel in Christchurch. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and breakfast. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the comfy rooms in their ...
9/10 Wonderful! (1,001 reviews)
"Was exactly what we needed after a long day of travel. Shuttle was prompt and James was very helpful. We made use of the laundry facilities and shuttle back to airport in the morning."

Reviewed on 21 Mar. 2023

Sudima Christchurch Airport
Novotel Christchurch Airport
Novotel Christchurch Airport
4.5 out of 5
30 Durey Road, Christchurch Airport, Christchurch, NZ, 7674
The price is AU$197 per night from 21 Apr to 22 Apr
per night
21 Apr - 22 Apr
Stay at this 4.5-star luxury hotel in Christchurch. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and 24-hour room service. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the comfy beds ...
9.2/10 Wonderful! (290 reviews)
"Excellent property for early flight departures. Rooms are very comfortable and have excellent inclusions"

Reviewed on 20 Mar. 2023

Novotel Christchurch Airport
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 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.