Cheap flights to Christchurch, New Zealand

ORL — CHC
Feb 4 — Feb 111

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Flights to Christchurch in 2023

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inOctoberHigh demand for flights, 13% potential price rise
Cheapest inJulyBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price$2,295Average for round-trip flights in January 2023
Round-trip from$1,463From New York to Christchurch
One-way from$948One-way flight from New York to Christchurch (CHC)

Cheap flights to Christchurch in January, February 2023

The best prices found for CHC flights for January, February
Feb 26 - Mar 5
EWR

Newark

CHC

Christchurch

3 stops

30h 45m
CHC

Christchurch

EWR

Newark

2 stops

34h 48m
$1,664

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/27

Feb 22 - Mar 21
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

47h 20m
CHC

Christchurch

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

34h 27m
$1,809

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/28

Feb 26 - Mar 5
EWR

Newark

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

26h 45m
CHC

Christchurch

EWR

Newark

2 stops

27h 52m
$1,838

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/27

Christchurch 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Christchurch found for this year
Aug 15 - Sep 3
EWR

Newark

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

47h 04m
CHC

Christchurch

EWR

Newark

2 stops

32h 34m
$1,476

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/29

Aug 15 - Aug 31
EWR

Newark

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

47h 04m
CHC

Christchurch

EWR

Newark

2 stops

32h 34m
$1,518

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/29

Aug 14 - Sep 3
EWR

Newark

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

47h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

EWR

Newark

2 stops

32h 34m
$1,533

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/29

Last minute flights to Christchurch

Late deals on round-trip flights to Christchurch, departing today and this week
Feb 5 - Feb 12
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

28h 56m
CHC

Christchurch

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

40h 40m
$2,559

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/29

Feb 5 - Feb 12
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

CHC

Christchurch

3 stops

28h 56m
CHC

Christchurch

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

38h 40m
$2,582

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/29

Feb 5 - Feb 12
LGA

New York LaGuardia

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

25h 25m
CHC

Christchurch

LGA

New York LaGuardia

2 stops

22h 53m
$2,848

Air New Zealand

Deal found 1/29

One-way flights to Christchurch

The cheapest one-way flights to Christchurch
Mar 2
EWR

Newark

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

27h 15m
$948

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/29

Mar 2
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

30h 20m
$1,120

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/29

Mar 2
EWR

Newark

CHC

Christchurch

3 stops

50h 55m
$1,122

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/29

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Christchurch

Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Overall

8.4

Food

7.4

Boarding

9.0

Crew

9.4

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Overall

8.4

Food

7.4

Boarding

9.0

Crew

9.4

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Emirates
8.0
Very good
867 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Overall

8.4

Food

7.4

Boarding

9.0

Crew

9.4

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Singapore Airlines
8.0
Very good
203 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Overall

8.4

Food

7.4

Boarding

9.0

Crew

9.4

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,157 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Overall

8.4

Food

7.4

Boarding

9.0

Crew

9.4

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,667 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Overall

8.4

Food

7.4

Boarding

9.0

Crew

9.4

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

What is the cheapest month to fly to Christchurch?

The cheapest ticket to Christchurch found for each month in 2023 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$2,144

February

$1,610

March

$1,540

April

$1,503

May

$1,527

June

$1,628

July

$1,322

August

$1,423

September

$1,562

October

$1,687

November

$1,643

December

$1,900

Currently, July is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Christchurch. Flying to Christchurch in January will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Christchurch?

Average Christchurch flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2023 and 2024 by month

NYC - CHC

Price

$1,322 - $2,611

CHC

Temperature

42.8 - 62.6 °F

CHC

Rainfall

1.6 - 2.4 inches

Which day is cheapest to fly to Christchurch?

The cheapest day to fly to Christchurch is usually Tuesday. At the moment, Sunday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Christchurch?

To get the best value, try booking a flight in the afternoon when visiting Christchurch. Generally the prices will increase for flights at noon as these tend to have higher demand.

Often called the Garden City of New Zealand, Christchurch is a charming town of 350,000 people that is surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery in the Southern Hemisphere.

Shopping in Christchurch is one of the town’s great attractions. Head to new developments like the re:Start shopping mall which offers plenty for tourists to explore, but the spectacular farmers market which features delicacies from around the world will be irresistible to any foodie.

For culture lovers this may be New Zealand’s finest city. Tour the stunning Botanical Gardens, head to the newly restored cathedral or learn a thing or two about the vast continent to New Zealand’s south at the unique International Antarctic Centre. Nature lovers will adore the animals on view at the Orana Wildlife Park, while art fans will flock to the city’s fine art gallery, one of New Zealand’s best.

Don’t be afraid to explore outside the city limits as well. Lovers of fine wine will want to get out of town to the vineyards of the hinterland. Visit New Brighton pier to experience the region’s excellent surf, see Kiwi in the wild at the Willowbank Wildlife Reserve, sail with dolphins, cycle the Alps or you can even try skiing in the Southern Alps when the season is right around July and August.

Best Time to Fly to Christchurch, New Zealand

The southern island of New Zealand enjoys beautiful summer weather, and high season lasts from around the start of December through until March. The sunshine also sees a range of festivals, many of them accessible for free in Hagley Park. However, visit during the southern winter between June and August to enjoy Alpine sports and relax in the city when tourists are slightly less numerous.

Budget travelers who want to explore out of season flight deals, should check out prices between March and May, or around September and October for the best deals and mild weather.

Getting around Christchurch, New Zealand

The city has a superb public transport system, so getting around should not present any difficulties. The majority of buses will also have on-board bike racks, so feel free to cycle and ride to get the most out of your stay. There is also a handy ferry across the harbor, which provides a nice sight-seeing opportunity as well.

Christchurch, New Zealand airport overview

Christchurch International Airport (CHC) is a small, clean, lovely airport, full of first-rate facilities and amenities. Currently, the airport building is being restored after earthquake damage, and its Domestic Terminal is being upgraded to cope with increases in passenger traffic. This work is all scheduled to be completed by 2012.

Flights to Christchurch International Airport are operated by local and foreign carriers, offering connections to many New Zealand destinations, as well as cities in Australia and Southeast Asia.

With the Rugby World Cup due to kick off in New Zealand in November 2011, thousands of tourists can confidently look forward to a pleasant transit experience at Christchurch International Airport.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Christchurch?

Christchurch (CHC), located 5.9 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights to Christchurch.

Other local departures to Christchurch from the United States

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First Classfrom $11,466/person
Business Classfrom $2,073/person
Prem Economyfrom $1,303/person
Economyfrom $449/person

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