Flights From Sydney (SYD) to Christchurch (CHC) from AU$352

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

Airfares from Kingsford Smith Intl. to Christchurch Intl. for one-way flights were as low as AU$352 and round trip flights were AU$581 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Air New Zealand
Air New Zealand
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Sydney to Christchurch Flight Information

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

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 Information

Traveling From Kingsford Smith Intl.
Origin Airport Sydney
Origin Airport IATA Code SYD
Traveling To Christchurch Intl.
Destination Airport Christchurch
Destination Airport IATA Code CHC
Number of Airlines Serving 17
Average Flight Time 3 hours 6 mins
Direct Flight Time 3 hours 5 mins
Flight Price AU$581

Frequently asked questions

Christchurch ,
New Zealand
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Sydney NSW,
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Sydney to Christchurch Flight Deals from AU$581

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.

It’s easy to book flights to Christchurch from Sydney  

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 Sydney 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 5 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Christchurch from Sydney 

Choose from 17 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$581 and rising to AU$590 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 Sydney to Christchurch today!  

Find cheap airfares to Christchurch from Sydney 

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 Sydney and Christchurch
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in September)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

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Great places to stay after flight from Sydney 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 5 Sep. to 6 Sep.
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 ...
4/5 Very Good! (1,000 reviews)
"Close to Airport and hire car. Check in easy. Comfy bed."

Reviewed on 5 Aug. 2022

Jucy Snooze Christchurch
Novotel Christchurch Airport
Novotel Christchurch Airport
4.5 out of 5
30 Durey Road, Christchurch Airport, Christchurch, NZ, 7674
The price is AU$183 per night from 4 Sep. to 5 Sep.
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 ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (119 reviews)

Reviewed on 6 Aug. 2022

Novotel Christchurch Airport
Sudima Christchurch Airport
Sudima Christchurch Airport
4.5 out of 5
550 Memorial Avenue, Christchurch, 8053
The price is AU$183 per night from 2 Sep. to 3 Sep.
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 ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (1,002 reviews)
"The hotel was clean and warm and convenient. Amazon Alexa was very handy in the room."

Reviewed on 7 Aug. 2022

Sudima 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.