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The best prices from Los Angeles to Christchurch are usually found in May or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Christchurch (CHC)

LAX - CHC
Price
$788 - $1,341
CHC
Temperature
51.8 - 71.6 °F
CHC
Rainfall
0.5 - 0.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Average price

$1,219

Average for round-trip flights in January 2021

Round-trip from

$788

From Los Angeles to Christchurch

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Christchurch?

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 16% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Christchurch?

Flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Los Angeles to Christchurch in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $903.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Christchurch (LAX - CHC)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Los Angeles to Christchurch at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 32% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch in January, February 2021

The best prices found for LAX to CHC flights for January, February
3 Feb - 3 Mar
$2,013pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
3 Feb - 11 Feb
$2,112pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
27 Jan - 14 Mar
$2,263pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Christchurch 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Christchurch from Los Angeles found for this year
4 Apr - 10 Apr
$825pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
23 May - 6 Jun
$990pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
21 Apr - 27 Apr
$991pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch

Late deals on round-trip flights to Christchurch from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
22 Jan - 28 Jan
$3,920pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
22 Jan - 28 Jan
$4,022pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
22 Jan - 28 Jan
$4,533pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Christchurch from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch
6:05 pm - 2:25 pm
Air New Zealand
1 Stop
25h 20m
LAX - CHC
Air New Zealand
$1,459
Ovago
10:35 am - 4:00 am
Emirates
3 Stops
67h 25m
LAX - CHC
Emirates
$1,642
CheapFlights
4:00 pm - 6:25 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
16h 25m
LAX - CHC
United Airlines
$1,764
United

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Los Angeles to Christchurch flights.

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Christchurch

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles to Christchurch due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Los Angeles and Christchurch for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Los Angeles to Christchurch to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Los Angeles to Christchurch are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Los Angeles to Christchurch have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways, and Fiji Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Fiji Airways for just $825, but on average you can expect to pay $1,409.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch for under $800 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Christchurch for under $4,000?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch within the next 7 days for less than $4,000.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 16 users have taken a look at flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch.

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or Christchurch?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Los Angeles is typically greater than that of Christchurch. We can gather that this will continue over the next 10 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Christchurch?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of August. The temperature in Christchurch is typically colder than in Los Angeles. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Christchurch?

Departing from Los Angeles to Christchurch will take you 18h 15m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Los Angeles to Christchurch round-trip?

Fiji Airways, at $825, was found to be the cheapest airline from Los Angeles to Christchurch.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Emirates and United Airlines. Fiji Airways is priced at 18% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Los Angeles to Christchurch one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Emirates, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $1,391. However, be on the lookout for offers from Air New Zealand and United Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Los Angeles to Christchurch for a low price.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Christchurch

Destination information for Christchurch

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Los Angeles to Christchurch
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.41
Average temperature for January in Christchurch
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Christchurch
0.7 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Christchurch

Top 6 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Christchurch

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Christchurch choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
$417 $818 No cancel fee 80%
Air Canada
$831 $867 No cancel fee 67%
Qantas Airways
$696 $909 No cancel fee 74%
Fiji Airways
$682 $943 No cancel fee 74%
American Airlines
$704 $1,009 No cancel fee 71%
Air New Zealand
$742 $1,150 No cancel fee 78%
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