Beginning of main content
Trip Type
Flight 1
Flight 2
Flight 3
Flight 4
Flight 5

Search hundreds of airlines flying to thousands of awesome destinations around the world

Save an average of $153* when you bundle a hotel with your flight as a Wotif package. Cha-ching!

Get mobile alerts about flight delays, gate changes and more with the FREE Wotif app


Sydney to Christchurch - Flight Route Schedule

Carrier Flight Depart SYD Arrive CHC Sat
23/2
Sun
24/2
Mon
25/2
Tue
26/2
Wed
27/2
Thu
28/2
Fri
1/3
Stops
EK 412 08:45 am 02:00 pm Check fare Check fare Check fare Check fare Check fare Check fare Check fare 0 stop(s)
NZ 884 09:35 am 02:45 pm Check fare - Check fare - - Check fare - 0 stop(s)
QF 139 06:45 pm 11:55 pm Check fare Check fare Check fare Check fare Check fare Check fare Check fare 0 stop(s)
JQ 143 07:40 pm 00:40 am Check fare Check fare Check fare - Check fare - Check fare 0 stop(s)
NZ 888 07:15 pm 00:25 am - Check fare Check fare Check fare Check fare Check fare Check fare 0 stop(s)
VA 139 07:10 pm 00:15 am - - Check fare - Check fare Check fare - 0 stop(s)
NZ 886 01:00 pm 06:10 pm - - - Check fare - - Check fare 0 stop(s)
NZ 882 07:40 am 00:50 pm - - - - Check fare - - 0 stop(s)

Cheapest Flights from Sydney (SYD) to Christchurch (CHC)

Prices found within past 7 days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Find the Cheapest SYD to CHC Flights

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

Sydney to Christchurch Flight Deals from AU$212

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

Airport Airlines

Compare popular airlines departing Sydney (SYD) and book your cheap flights today. With 400+ airlines available on Wotif, finding cheap airfares at Christchurch (CHC) and Sydney (SYD) has never been easier!

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Question : When should I check in for my flight from Kingsford Smith Intl. to Christchurch Intl.?
    Answer : On international flights, like Kingsford Smith Intl. to Christchurch Intl., make sure you arrive at the Kingsford Smith Intl. 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 Kingsford Smith Intl. airport to Christchurch Intl. airport.
  • Question : How long is the flight from Kingsford Smith Intl. (SYD) to Christchurch Intl. (CHC)?
    Answer : If you're flying from SYD to CHC, the flight will take somewhere between 3 hours to 3 hours, 15 minutes depending on stops. The average flight time from SYD to CHC is 3 hours, 9 minutes, 13 seconds. Remember that indirect flights and flights with long layovers will take longer.
  • Question : How many flights are there from SYD to CHC?
    Answer : With over 13 airlines that fly from SYD to CHC, you are sure to have plenty of choices. There are about 537 flights per week with airfare starting as low as AU$212.
  • Question : What are the best deals on roundtrip flights from Kingsford Smith Intl. to Christchurch Intl.?
    Answer : If you're looking for a great deal on your next trip from Kingsford Smith Intl. to Christchurch Intl. Wotif has you covered. With flights to Christchurch Intl. starting at AU$212 there's no reason not to plan your next holiday with Wotif.
  • Question : What airlines fly from Kingsford Smith Intl. (SYD) to Christchurch Intl. (CHC)?
    Answer : Certain airlines fly to Christchurch Intl. (CHC) from Kingsford Smith Intl. (SYD) 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 - 127 flights per week between Christchurch Intl. and Kingsford Smith Intl..
    • Emirates Airline - 117 flights per week between Christchurch Intl. and Kingsford Smith Intl..
    • Air New Zealand - 94 flights per week between Christchurch Intl. and Kingsford Smith Intl..
    • Singapore Airlines - 50 flights per week between Christchurch Intl. and Kingsford Smith Intl..
    • China Eastern Airlines - 36 flights per week between Christchurch Intl. and Kingsford Smith Intl..
  • 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 NZ 171.00 per day:
    • Right-Cars has a 5-door Volkswagen Polo Economy available at Christchurch Intl. starting at NZ $171.00 per day.*
    • Economy Rent a Car has a 4-door Hyundai Getz Economy available at Christchurch Intl. starting at NZ $25.00 per day.*
    • NÜ has a 3-door Ford Ka Mini available at Christchurch Intl. starting at NZ $33.00 per day.*
    • Firefly has a 5-door Volkswagen Polo Economy available at Christchurch Intl. starting at NZ $39.00 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:
    • 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.
    • Sudima Hotel 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).
    • 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.
    • 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.

Epic Hotels in Christchurch

Sudima Christchurch Airport AU$199
Sudima Christchurch Airport

Sudima Christchurch Airport

550 Memorial Avenue, Christchurch
     
    4.2
    of 5, from 870 reviews
    4.5 out of 5.0

    Situated near the airport, this luxury hotel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from International Antarctic Centre and within 6 mi (10 km) of University of Canterbury and Canterbury Museum. Punting on the Avon and Theatre Royal are also within 9 mi (15 km).

    Jucy Snooze Christchurch AU$115
    Jucy Snooze Christchurch

    Jucy Snooze Christchurch

    5 Peter Leeming Road, Christchurch
       
      4.1
      of 5, from 103 reviews
      4.5 out of 5.0

      Situated in Christchurch, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) 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).

      Commodore Airport Hotel AU$230
      Commodore Airport Hotel

      Commodore Airport Hotel

      449 Memorial Avenue, Christchurch
         
        4.8
        of 5, from 119 reviews
        4.5 out of 5.0

        Located in Burnside, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Russley Golf Club and International Antarctic Centre. University of Canterbury is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) away.

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

        Novotel Christchurch Airport (Opening November 2019)

        30 Durey Road, Christchurch
           
          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).


          Holiday Packages from Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD) to Christchurch Intl. Airport (CHC)

          Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Wotif users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

          Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Wotif. Additional airline charges may apply.

          Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.