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The best prices from San Francisco to Christchurch are usually found in September or May, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Sunday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Christchurch (CHC)

SFO - CHC
Price
$926 - $1,556
CHC
Temperature
51.8 - 71.6 °F
CHC
Rainfall
0.5 - 0.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Average price

$1,041

Average for round-trip flights in October 2020

Round-trip from

$926

From San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Christchurch?

Users have found that flying from San Francisco 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.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Christchurch?

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Christchurch from San Francisco. Users have commonly found prices around $1,337 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $934. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in February.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Christchurch (SFO - CHC)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 18% on flights from San Francisco to Christchurch by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Christchurch in October, November 2020

The best prices found for SFO to CHC flights for October, November
18 Nov - 18 Feb
$2,211pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
18 Nov - 18 Feb
$2,407pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
16 Nov - 27 Dec
$2,578pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Christchurch 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Christchurch from San Francisco found for this year
3 Dec - 16 Jan
$1,653pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
3 Dec - 16 Jan
$1,660pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
3 Dec - 14 Jan
$1,677pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Christchurch from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Christchurch
6:30 pm - 2:25 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
46h 55m
SFO - CHC
Multiple Airlines
$4,625
Kiwi.com
5:35 am - 10:25 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
31h 50m
SFO - CHC
United Airlines
$8,136
United
5:35 am - 10:55 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
32h 20m
SFO - CHC
United Airlines
$8,461
United

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to Christchurch flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Christchurch

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco 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 San Francisco 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.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Christchurch have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air New Zealand, United Airlines, and American Airlines flying from San Francisco to Christchurch have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Christchurch for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Christchurch for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $959, but on average you can expect to pay $1,299.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Christchurch for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

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

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Christchurch?

Expected rainfall in San Francisco is less than in Christchurch. You can expect this to be the case over the next 5 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Christchurch?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 77 °F range in September. The weather in Christchurch is generally colder than San Francisco's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Christchurch?

Air New Zealand, Fiji Airways, and Cathay Pacific can get you from San Francisco to Christchurch in just under 16h 35m. Your travel time can differ by up to 24h. 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 San Francisco to Christchurch round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Francisco to Christchurch round-trip from $959. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Fiji Airways, from $1,061, and Cathay Pacific, from $1,722. Users have found that Air New Zealand is 12% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco to Christchurch one-way?

$8,136 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from United Airlines.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Christchurch

Destination information for Christchurch

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to Christchurch
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.51
Average temperature for October in Christchurch
62.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Christchurch
0.5 ″

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Airports servicing Christchurch

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