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Cheapest Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Christchurch (CHC)

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Melbourne to Christchurch Flight Deals from AU$271

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 MEL to CHC. With heaps of cheap fares from Melbourne, we guarantee you’ll be arriving to your holiday destination in style without emptying your bank account in the process.

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Flights Fare Calendar Find minimum fare between Tullamarine and Christchurch Intl. Click this button to get previous days data Click this button to get next days data AU$618 AU$530 AU$441 AU$353 AU$265 AU$177 AU$88 AU$0 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W Price is AU$525 on Jetstar Price is AU$525 on Jetstar Price is AU$418 on Jetstar Price is AU$544 on Air New Zealand Price is AU$398 on Jetstar Price is AU$293 on Jetstar Price is AU$293 on Jetstar Price is AU$407 on Jetstar Price is AU$293 on Jetstar Price is AU$617 on Jetstar Price is AU$467 on Jetstar Price is AU$370 on Jetstar Price is AU$410 on Emirates Price is AU$359 on Jetstar Price is AU$410 on Jetstar Price is AU$338 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$484 on Air New Zealand Price is AU$443 on Jetstar Price is AU$333 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$277 on Jetstar Price is AU$414 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$277 on Jetstar Price is AU$380 on Jetstar Price is AU$456 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$293 on Jetstar Price is AU$456 on Jetstar

Find the Perfect Hotel for After Your Flight

Epic Hotels near Christchurch Intl.

Sudima Christchurch Airport AU$170
Reviewed on 16 May 2019
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Sudima Christchurch Airport

Sudima Christchurch Airport

550 Memorial Avenue, Christchurch
Sudima Christchurch Airport
     
    4.2 of 5
    4.5 out of 5.0

    Pool would be great, meals were beautiful. An all round good experience

    Jucy Snooze Christchurch AU$104
    Reviewed on 18 May 2019
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    Jucy Snooze Christchurch

    Jucy Snooze Christchurch

    5 Peter Leeming Road, Burnside, Christchurch
    Jucy Snooze Christchurch
       
      4.0 of 5
      4.5 out of 5.0

      Comfortable, cheap, and close to the airport. Small rooms but slept well there.

      Commodore Airport Hotel AU$278
      Reviewed on 3 May 2019
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      Commodore Airport Hotel

      Commodore Airport Hotel

      449 Memorial Avenue, Christchurch
      Commodore Airport Hotel
         
        4.8 of 5
        4.5 out of 5.0

        Liked everything - nice & quiet even though busy, comfortable beds, friendly staff. Couldn’t get into restaurant for dinner as they were full. Maybe the restaurant is not big enough for the size of the hotel.

        Novotel Christchurch Airport (Opening November 2019) Get Rates
        Novotel Christchurch Airport (Opening November 2019)

        Novotel Christchurch Airport (Opening November 2019)

        30 Durey Road, Christchurch Airport, Christchurch, NZ
        Novotel Christchurch Airport (Opening November 2019)
           
          3.5 out of 5.0

          Situated in the suburbs, this hotel is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from International Antarctic Centre and within 6 mi (10 km) of University of Canterbury and Riccarton House. AMI Stadium and Canterbury Museum are also within 6 mi (10 km).

          Hotels in Nearby Christchurch

          BreakFree on Cashel AU$69
          Reviewed on 19 May 2019
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          BreakFree on Cashel

          BreakFree on Cashel

          165 Cashel Street, Christchurch
          BreakFree on Cashel
             
            3.9 of 5
            3.0 out of 5.0

            Compact and functional although we did have to ask for the milk as none in the room . Overall a great place to stay would certainly recommend to friends and family

            Rendezvous Hotel Christchurch AU$199
            Reviewed on 9 May 2019
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            Rendezvous Hotel Christchurch

            Rendezvous Hotel Christchurch

            166 Gloucester Street, Christchurch
            Rendezvous Hotel Christchurch
               
              4.5 of 5
              4.5 out of 5.0

              Nothing not to like. 15 minutes by Shuttle from airport. Very close to the centre of Christchurch(Cathedral Square). All you need within the Hotel. But there is also a good variety of shops/restaurants nearby, in fact, it's right opposite New Regent Street which is full of unique restaurants. I am ...

              Rydges Latimer Christchurch AU$169
              Reviewed on 11 May 2019
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              Rydges Latimer Christchurch

              Rydges Latimer Christchurch

              30 Latimer Square, Christchurch
              Rydges Latimer Christchurch
                 
                4.4 of 5
                4.5 out of 5.0

                The free car parking, restaurant and bar made this stay enjoyable

                Commodore Airport Hotel AU$278
                Reviewed on 3 May 2019
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                Commodore Airport Hotel

                Commodore Airport Hotel

                449 Memorial Avenue, Christchurch
                Commodore Airport Hotel
                   
                  4.8 of 5
                  4.5 out of 5.0

                  Liked everything - nice & quiet even though busy, comfortable beds, friendly staff. Couldn’t get into restaurant for dinner as they were full. Maybe the restaurant is not big enough for the size of the hotel.

                  Low Priced Christchurch Intl. Hotels

                  BreakFree on Cashel AU$69
                  Reviewed on 19 May 2019
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                  BreakFree on Cashel

                  BreakFree on Cashel

                  165 Cashel Street, Christchurch
                  BreakFree on Cashel
                     
                    3.9 of 5
                    3.0 out of 5.0

                    Compact and functional although we did have to ask for the milk as none in the room . Overall a great place to stay would certainly recommend to friends and family

                    Jucy Snooze Christchurch AU$104
                    Reviewed on 18 May 2019
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                    Jucy Snooze Christchurch

                    Jucy Snooze Christchurch

                    5 Peter Leeming Road, Burnside, Christchurch
                    Jucy Snooze Christchurch
                       
                      4.0 of 5
                      4.5 out of 5.0

                      Comfortable, cheap, and close to the airport. Small rooms but slept well there.

                      Country Glen Lodge AU$86
                      Reviewed on 12 May 2019
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                      Country Glen Lodge

                      Country Glen Lodge

                      107 Bealey Avenue, Christchurch
                      Country Glen Lodge
                         
                        4.4 of 5
                        3.0 out of 5.0

                        All good clean, warm and comfortable. Plenty of towels. Good access.

                        All Stars Inn on Bealey AU$71
                        Reviewed on 8 Mar. 2019
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                        All Stars Inn on Bealey

                        All Stars Inn on Bealey

                        263 Bealey Avenue, Christchurch
                        All Stars Inn on Bealey
                           
                          4.3 of 5
                          5.0 out of 5.0

                          Just what we needed at the time. Somewhere to sleep and have a shower after long plane flight

                          Luxury Hotels near Christchurch Intl.

                          Commodore Airport Hotel AU$278
                          Reviewed on 3 May 2019
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                          Commodore Airport Hotel

                          Commodore Airport Hotel

                          449 Memorial Avenue, Christchurch
                          Commodore Airport Hotel
                             
                            4.8 of 5
                            4.5 out of 5.0

                            Liked everything - nice & quiet even though busy, comfortable beds, friendly staff. Couldn’t get into restaurant for dinner as they were full. Maybe the restaurant is not big enough for the size of the hotel.

                            The George Christchurch AU$309
                            Reviewed on 20 Apr. 2019
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                            The George Christchurch

                            The George Christchurch

                            50 Park Terrace, Christchurch
                            The George Christchurch
                               
                              4.6 of 5
                              5.0 out of 5.0

                              Didn't like room service menu. No gf options. Not alot to choose from.

                              Heritage Christchurch AU$295
                              Reviewed on 14 May 2019
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                              Heritage Christchurch

                              Heritage Christchurch

                              28 - 30 Cathedral Square, Christchurch
                              Heritage Christchurch
                                 
                                4.6 of 5
                                4.5 out of 5.0

                                The property is in a great location giving access to many of Christchurch's great amenities

                                Peppers Clearwater Resort Christchurch AU$180
                                Reviewed on 30 Apr. 2019
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                                Peppers Clearwater Resort Christchurch

                                Peppers Clearwater Resort Christchurch

                                Clearwater Avenue, Christchurch
                                Peppers Clearwater Resort Christchurch
                                   
                                  4.5 of 5
                                  4.5 out of 5.0

                                  The room was warm and inviting. Nice and quiet and relaxing

                                  Family Friendly Hotels in Christchurch

                                  Commodore Airport Hotel AU$278
                                  Reviewed on 3 May 2019
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                                  Commodore Airport Hotel

                                  Commodore Airport Hotel

                                  449 Memorial Avenue, Christchurch
                                  Commodore Airport Hotel
                                     
                                    4.8 of 5
                                    4.5 out of 5.0

                                    Liked everything - nice & quiet even though busy, comfortable beds, friendly staff. Couldn’t get into restaurant for dinner as they were full. Maybe the restaurant is not big enough for the size of the hotel.

                                    Ashford Motor Lodge AU$113
                                    Reviewed on 3 May 2019
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                                    Ashford Motor Lodge

                                    Ashford Motor Lodge

                                    35 Papanui Road, Christchurch
                                    Ashford Motor Lodge
                                       
                                      4.5 of 5
                                      4.0 out of 5.0

                                      We had a very friendly welcome. The room was well appointed and the bed very comfortable.

                                      Christchurch TOP 10 Holiday Park AU$64
                                      Reviewed on 14 May 2019
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                                      Christchurch TOP 10 Holiday Park

                                      Christchurch TOP 10 Holiday Park

                                      39 MEADOW STREET, PAPANUI, Christchurch
                                      Christchurch TOP 10 Holiday Park
                                         
                                        4.4 of 5
                                        3.0 out of 5.0

                                        Our cabin was warm spacious and had a cupboard with kettle,toaster, plates and cutlery. Toilets and showers were handy to the cabin.

                                        Camelot Motor Lodge AU$124
                                        Reviewed on 11 Dec. 2018
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                                        Camelot Motor Lodge

                                        Camelot Motor Lodge

                                        28 Papanui Road, Merivale, Christchurch
                                        Camelot Motor Lodge
                                           
                                          4.1 of 5
                                          4.0 out of 5.0

                                          Good hotel for overnight stay in Christchurch. Close enough to walk into town to see the sights.

                                          Tullamarine to Christchurch Intl. Information

                                          Find the Cheapest MEL to CHC Flights

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

                                          Tullamarine to Christchurch Intl. Flight FAQ

                                          Origin Airport IATA Code MEL
                                          Destination Airport IATA Code CHC
                                          Number Of Flight Options 1
                                          Flight Price AU$271
                                          Average Flight Time 5 hours 22 minutes
                                          Address:
                                          Christchurch
                                          New Zealand
                                          IATA Code:
                                          CHC
                                          Longitude:
                                          172.538892
                                          Latitude:
                                          -43.488655
                                          Time Zone:
                                          Pacific/Auckland
                                          Address:
                                          Melbourne VIC
                                          Australia
                                          IATA Code:
                                          MEL
                                          Longitude:
                                          144.843013
                                          Latitude:
                                          -37.673295
                                          Time Zone:
                                          Australia/Sydney

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                                          Frequently Asked Questions

                                          • Question : When should I check in for my flight from Tullamarine to Christchurch Intl.?
                                            Answer : On international flights, like Tullamarine to Christchurch Intl., make sure you arrive at the Tullamarine Airport with at least 3 hours to check your bags, go through security, and find your gate before your flight. Every airline has its own check-in policies and procedures, so make sure to read through those on their website when you book your flight from Tullamarine airport to Christchurch Intl. airport.
                                          • Question : How long is the flight from Tullamarine (MEL) to Christchurch Intl. (CHC)?
                                            Answer : If you're flying from MEL to CHC, the flight will take somewhere between 3 hours, 20 minutes to 3 hours, 30 minutes depending on stops. The average flight time from MEL to CHC is 3 hours, 24 minutes, 32 seconds. Remember that indirect flights and flights with long layovers will take longer.
                                          • Question : How many flights are there from MEL to CHC?
                                            Answer : With over 13 airlines that fly from MEL to CHC, you are sure to have plenty of choices. There are about 348 flights per week with airfare starting as low as AU$271.
                                          • Question : What are the best deals on roundtrip flights from Tullamarine to Christchurch Intl.?
                                            Answer : If you're looking for a great deal on your next trip from Tullamarine to Christchurch Intl. Wotif has you covered. With flights to Christchurch Intl. starting at AU$271 there's no reason not to plan your next holiday with Wotif.
                                          • Question : What airlines fly from Tullamarine (MEL) to Christchurch Intl. (CHC)?
                                            Answer : Certain airlines fly to Christchurch Intl. (CHC) from Tullamarine (MEL) more often than others. If you're interested in booking with one of the airlines that flies this route most frequently, check out our selection of airlines below:
                                            • Qantas - 74 flights per week between Christchurch Intl. and Tullamarine.
                                            • Air New Zealand - 64 flights per week between Christchurch Intl. and Tullamarine.
                                            • Emirates Airline - 50 flights per week between Christchurch Intl. and Tullamarine.
                                            • Singapore Airlines - 39 flights per week between Christchurch Intl. and Tullamarine.
                                            • British Airways - 22 flights per week between Christchurch Intl. and Tullamarine.
                                          • Question : Where can I find a cheap rental car deal at CHC?
                                            Answer : Book a car hire you can pick up at Christchurch Intl. CHC in Christchurch Intl. as soon as you land. How handy is that? We’ve found some sweet deals on reliable car hires so check out the top rental car deals at Christchurch Intl. starting at AU 21.14 per day:
                                            • Right-Cars has a 5-door Nissan Micra Economy Car available at Christchurch Intl. starting at AU $21.14 per day.*
                                            • Alamo has a 3-door Hyundai I20 Economy Car available at Christchurch Intl. starting at AU $21.57 per day.*
                                            • Economy Rent a Car has a 4-door Nissan Tiida Compact Car available at Christchurch Intl. starting at AU $21.86 per day.*
                                            • Firefly has a 5-door Volkswagen Golf Compact Car available at Christchurch Intl. starting at AU $30.29 per day.*
                                          • Question : What are the best hotels in Christchurch Intl.
                                            Answer : Once you arrive in Christchurch Intl. you're going to want an awesome hotel to check into, that's comfy and close to all the important stuff. We've put together a list of some of the top hotels throughout Christchurch Intl. with the lowest prices. Check out some of the top Christchurch Intl. hotels near the action:
                                            • Rendezvous Hotel Christchurch - 4.00 stars - Located in Christchurch City Centre, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Chalice and Canterbury Museum. Riccarton House is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) away.
                                            • Sudima Christchurch Airport - 3.50 stars - Situated near the airport, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Russley Golf Club and International Antarctic Centre. Omarino Wine Park and Jellie Park Recreation and Sport Centre are also within 3 mi (5 km).
                                            • Southwark Apartments - 4.00 stars - Located in Christchurch City Centre, this apartment is within 1 mi (2 km) of Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology and Canterbury Museum. Riccarton House is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) away.
                                            • BreakFree on Cashel - 3.00 stars - Located in Christchurch City Centre, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Cardboard Cathedral and Canterbury Museum. Riccarton House is 2.6 mi (4.1 km) away.

                                          *Prices are "from" prices based on the lowest available fare on the sample travel dates for one adult and will be confirmed prior to any payment being made. The price is not guaranteed until paid in full by cleared funds and your tickets are issued. Fees may apply for checked baggage. There may be an additional fee based on your payment type and flight selected. Total purchase price, inclusive of any applicable fees, is displayed on the flight details page prior to booking confirmation. Blackout dates and other restrictions may apply. Fares may be non-refundable (subject to applicable laws) and are not transferable. Name changes may not be permitted. Offers are subject to availability and may be discontinued without notice. Conditions apply.