Christchurch

Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Christchurch (CHC)

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

How to find the cheapest flight from Los Angeles to Christchurch

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to CHC flight in 2022: compare Los Angeles to Christchurch flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Christchurch.

LAX - CHC

Price

$788 - $1,341

CHC

Temperature

42.8 - 62.6 °F

CHC

Precipitation

1.6 - 2.4 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 2022

Round-trip from

$788

From Los Angeles to Christchurch

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

Users have found that flying from Los Angeles to Christchurch on a Thursday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 18% on flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,041. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,187.

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

May can be a great time to fly to Christchurch from Los Angeles with a flight ticket averaging about $1,013. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $709. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

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 15% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch in January, February 2022

The best prices found for LAX to CHC flights for January, February
Feb 19 - Feb 26
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

24h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

26h 30m
$986

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/23/22

Feb 19 - Feb 26
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

24h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

26h 30m
$990

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/21/22

Feb 5 - Feb 12
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

24h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

26h 30m
$1,016

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Los Angeles to Christchurch 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Christchurch from Los Angeles found for this year
Feb 19 - Feb 26
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

24h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

26h 30m
$986

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/23/22

Feb 19 - Feb 26
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

24h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

26h 30m
$990

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/21/22

May 7 - May 21
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

27h 15m
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

25h 25m
$994

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/23/22

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch

Late deals on return flights to Christchurch from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
Jan 29 - Feb 6
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

3 stops

46h 25m
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

40h 35m
$1,704

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Jan 29 - Feb 6
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

3 stops

46h 25m
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

40h 35m
$1,783

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/23/22

Jan 29 - Feb 6
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

52h 20m
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

40h 35m
$1,838

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/22/22

Related info for your journey

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

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 $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $986, but on average you can expect to pay $1,045.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Christchurch for under $1,800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch within the next 7 days for less than $1,800.

How popular is this Los Angeles to Christchurch flight route?

This flight path from Los Angeles to Christchurch was viewed by 16 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Los Angeles to Christchurch is Qantas Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $1,124 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Air New Zealand and Fiji Airways, starting at $1,131 and $1,165 round-trip.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Los Angeles to Christchurch?

Major Airline, American Airlines and Air Canada are the most popular airlines when flying from Los Angeles to Christchurch.

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Christchurch?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Los Angeles to Christchurch? While on average our users pay $1,136, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $595. The most popular route (Los Angeles - Christchurch), is priced around $986.

Can I fly to Christchurch from Los Angeles right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Los Angeles to Christchurch

Most visitors from Los Angeles will not be allowed to enter Christchurch.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering Christchurch.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher - Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Can I fly back to Los Angeles from Christchurch?

Returning to Los Angeles from Christchurch

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Christchurch must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Christchurch are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Christchurch

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

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.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$417
Average$818
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Fiji Airways
Cheapest$682
Average$943
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$696
Average$909
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$704
Average$1,009
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$742
Average$1,150
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Air Canada
Cheapest$831
Average$867
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety