Cheap flights from Auckland to Christchurch (AKL - CHC) from $67

This is the cheapest round-trip flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 9/3. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
AKL — CHC
jun. 23 — jun. 301

The best prices from Auckland Intl to Christchurch are usually found in May or June, booked 85 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Auckland to Christchurch

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Auckland (AKL) to Christchurch (CHC). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated junio 18, 2024.

Popular in

November

Cheapest in

May

Round-trip from

$1,189

One-way from

$130
High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop
From Auckland Intl to Christchurch
One-way flight from Auckland Intl to Christchurch

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Auckland to Christchurch?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 39%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Auckland to Christchurch?

To save on the cost of your flight from Auckland to Christchurch, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 109% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $155 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $209.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Auckland to Christchurch?

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Christchurch from Auckland average $150. You can even find prices in May for less than $150, as users have found deals to Christchurch from as low as $49. The month of November appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Christchurch from Auckland. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 28%.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from AKL to CHC?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Auckland to Christchurch is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 21% on airfare.

Cheap Auckland to Christchurch flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Auckland to Christchurch specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,281,944 searches. Prices were last updated on junio 18, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Auckland to Christchurch in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
mar. 7/306:30 pmAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
vie. 8/211:25 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/18$76
jue. 7/256:25 amAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
mar. 7/306:15 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$82
mié. 7/249:25 amAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
dom. 7/286:15 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$94
lun. 7/224:10 pmAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
vie. 7/269:40 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/16$97
mar. 7/26:30 pmAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
jue. 7/48:35 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/16$101
vie. 7/266:25 amAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
lun. 7/298:25 pmCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$102
jue. 7/256:25 amAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
jue. 7/258:25 pmCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/18$108
mié. 7/247:30 pmAKL - CHC
1 stop13h 35mJetstar
dom. 7/286:15 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$113
mié. 7/176:25 amAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
mié. 7/246:15 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/18$115

Auckland to Christchurch 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Auckland and Christchurch in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,281,944 searches. Data last updated junio 18, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Auckland to Christchurch in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
mar. 9/34:10 pmAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
mar. 9/176:15 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$67
mié. 11/61:15 pmAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
mié. 11/206:15 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$68
mar. 11/264:10 pmAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
lun. 12/26:15 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/18$70
mar. 7/306:30 pmAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
vie. 8/211:25 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/18$76
mar. 11/264:10 pmAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
mar. 12/31:50 pmCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$77
mié. 11/274:10 pmAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
mar. 12/31:50 pmCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$80
vie. 8/211:40 amAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
dom. 8/46:15 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$81
mié. 11/274:10 pmAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
lun. 12/26:15 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$82
mar. 11/264:10 pmAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
dom. 12/16:15 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$85

Auckland to Christchurch flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Auckland to Christchurch for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,281,944 searches. Data last updated junio 18, 2024.
Have a look at some of the last-minute flights available departing from Auckland to Christchurch. Users should be sure to double check the price, date, and time of their last-minute flight.
mar. 6/256:25 amAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
sáb. 6/296:15 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/16$127
jue. 6/276:25 amAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
lun. 7/18:25 pmCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$175
jue. 6/276:25 amAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
mié. 7/108:25 pmCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$178
vie. 6/286:30 pmAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
dom. 7/76:15 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/18$219
jue. 6/276:25 amAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
lun. 7/16:10 pmCHC - AKL
1 stop4h 10mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$226
jue. 6/276:25 amAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
mié. 7/106:10 pmCHC - AKL
1 stop4h 10mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$237
vie. 6/287:30 pmAKL - CHC
1 stop13h 35mJetstar
dom. 7/76:15 amCHC - AKL
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/18$244
jue. 6/277:00 amAKL - CHC
1 stop6h 40mMultiple Airlines
mié. 7/106:10 pmCHC - AKL
1 stop4h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/17$307
vie. 6/286:00 pmAKL - CHC
1 stop2h 45mAir New Zealand
dom. 7/75:35 pmCHC - AKL
1 stop2h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/18$387

One-way flights to Christchurch from Auckland

Search for one-way flight options from Auckland to Christchurch. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,281,944 searches. Data last updated junio 18, 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights we've detected from Auckland to Christchurch. Users needing a return flight from Auckland to Christchurch should utilize the search form above.
mar. 7/164:05 pmAKL - CHC
1 stop4h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/18$85
vie. 10/256:30 amAKL - CHC
1 stop9h 10mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/17$88
vie. 7/197:30 amAKL - CHC
1 stop13h 40mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/17$89
vie. 7/196:25 amAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 25mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$98
mar. 7/166:30 pmAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/18$102
vie. 9/136:00 pmAKL - CHC
1 stop3h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/17$106
vie. 7/56:00 amAKL - CHC
1 stop3h 05mJetstar
Deal found 6/18$121
lun. 7/16:30 pmAKL - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$122
lun. 7/16:00 amAKL - CHC
1 stop14h 30mJetstar
Deal found 6/17$130

Find flights from Auckland to Christchurch within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Auckland to Christchurch that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,281,944 searches. Data last updated junio 18, 2024.

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Auckland IntlChristchurch

AKL - CHC

AKLCHC

Auckland Intl

mar. 9/3

Nonstop1h 25m

Christchurch

mar. 9/17

Nonstop1h 20m

$67

Auckland IntlChristchurch

AKL - CHC

AKLCHC

Auckland Intl

mié. 11/6

Nonstop1h 25m

Christchurch

mié. 11/20

Nonstop1h 20m

$68

Auckland IntlChristchurch

AKL - CHC

AKLCHC

Auckland Intl

mar. 11/26

Nonstop1h 25m

Christchurch

lun. 12/2

Nonstop1h 20m

$70

Auckland IntlChristchurch

AKL - CHC

AKLCHC

Auckland Intl

mar. 7/30

Nonstop1h 20m

Christchurch

vie. 8/2

Nonstop1h 20m

$76

Auckland IntlChristchurch

AKL - CHC

AKLCHC

Auckland Intl

mar. 11/26

Nonstop1h 25m

Christchurch

mar. 12/3

Nonstop1h 20m

$77

Auckland IntlChristchurch

AKL - CHC

AKLCHC

Auckland Intl

mié. 11/27

Nonstop1h 25m

Christchurch

mar. 12/3

Nonstop1h 20m

$80

Auckland IntlChristchurch

AKL - CHC

AKLCHC

Auckland Intl

vie. 10/25

Nonstop1h 25m

Christchurch

dom. 10/27

Nonstop1h 25m

$124

Auckland IntlChristchurch

AKL - CHC

AKLCHC

Auckland Intl

mar. 11/26

Nonstop1h 25m

Christchurch

dom. 12/1

1 stop2h 50m

$125

Auckland IntlChristchurch

AKL - CHC

AKLCHC

Auckland Intl

mié. 11/27

Nonstop1h 25m

Christchurch

dom. 12/1

1 stop12h 55m

$127

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Deals found on 6/17

How far ahead should I book a flight from Auckland to Christchurch?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Auckland to Christchurch. Price data was last updated on June 14, 2024.
The best time to book flights from Auckland to Christchurch is 85 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Auckland to Christchurch?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Auckland to Christchurch. Price data was last updated on June 16, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Auckland to Christchurch flight should consider departing on Tuesday at noon when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Auckland to Christchurch

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Temperature and rainfall in Christchurch by month

Plan your trip to Christchurch by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CHC

Temperature

42.8 - 62.6 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Christchurch, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 62.6 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of June, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 42.8 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Christchurch

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Christchurch. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Christchurch. Reviews last updated junio 18, 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Auckland to Christchurch, such as Jetstar and Air New Zealand. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.2
Very good
588 reviews

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Comfort

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

8.2
Very good
588 reviews
8.2
Very good
588 reviews

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Comfort

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

6.8
Okay
605 reviews
8.2
Very good
588 reviews

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Comfort

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

Related info for your journey

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  • What airports do I use to fly from Auckland to Christchurch?

    To fly from Auckland to Christchurch, you need to book a flight from Auckland Intl (AKL) to Christchurch (CHC). Nonstop flights to Christchurch from Auckland Intl take 1h 20m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 80 outbound flights from Auckland Intl to Christchurch offered by 2 different airlines.

  • Can I find flights from Auckland to Christchurch for under $100 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to Christchurch for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $67, but on average you can expect to pay $86.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Auckland to Christchurch for under $100 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Auckland to Christchurch under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Auckland to Christchurch is less than $95.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Auckland to Christchurch for under $200?

    There are currently 11+ open flights from Auckland to Christchurch within the next 7 days for less than $200.

  • What days are nonstop flights available from Auckland to Christchurch?

    Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday.

  • How popular is this Auckland to Christchurch flight route?

  • How many flights depart from Auckland to Christchurch on average per day?

    7 flight departures from Auckland to Christchurch per day on average.
    Morning (6am - Noon) - 14% of flight departures
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 86% of flight departures

  • How long is the flight from Auckland to Christchurch?

    There are many flights that can get you from Auckland to Christchurch in 1h 25m. Fly via Jetstar or Air New Zealand to get the fastest option. Airlines will cover a distance of 465 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Auckland to Christchurch round-trip?

    According to our current data, Jetstar ($67), and Air New Zealand ($124) offers the cheapest pricing from Auckland to Christchurch. Jetstar is priced at 55% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Auckland to Christchurch?

    Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Auckland to Christchurch on time: Virgin Atlantic (92%), Singapore Airlines (92%), Air China (89%).

  • What are the cheapest flights from Auckland to Christchurch?

    While on average a flight from Auckland to Christchurch is generally $90, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $35. When looking at the most popular route, (Auckland Intl - Christchurch), you can expect to pay $49 for that flight.

  • What does AKL to CHC mean?

    AKL stands for Auckland Intl Airport, while CHC stands for Christchurch Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Auckland to Christchurch that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Auckland to Christchurch flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Auckland to Christchurch with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Auckland to Christchurch flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Auckland to Christchurch that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Auckland to Christchurch flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Auckland to Christchurch?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Auckland to Christchurch.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Auckland to Christchurch?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Auckland to Christchurch by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Auckland to Christchurch that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Auckland to Christchurch offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Auckland to Christchurch?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Auckland to Christchurch flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Auckland to Christchurch flight deals updated?

    The Auckland to Christchurch flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/18.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Auckland to Christchurch?

    Currently, July is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Auckland to Christchurch (average of $1,189). Flying from Auckland to Christchurch in December is currently the most expensive (average of $1,814). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Auckland to Christchurch

Discover the top 2 airlines that operate flights from Auckland to Christchurch. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,281,944 searches. Data last updated junio 18, 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
JetstarCheapest$57Average$137FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
Air New ZealandCheapest$96Average$210FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%

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Hourly flight availability from Auckland to Christchurch

Find hourly flight availability from Auckland to Christchurch. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated junio 18, 2024.
12%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
35%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
45%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
8%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Auckland to Christchurch

Explore weekly flight availability from Auckland to Christchurch. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated junio 18, 2024.
Sunday67daily flights
Monday93daily flights
Tuesday75daily flights
Wednesday85daily flights
Thursday81daily flights
Friday91daily flights
Saturday68daily flights
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