Cheap flights from Christchurch (CHC) to San Francisco (SFO) from $410

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 10/9. 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.
CHC — SFO
Jun 17 — Jun 241

The best prices from Christchurch to San Francisco are usually found in February or May, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from Christchurch to San Francisco

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Christchurch (CHC) to San Francisco (SFO). 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 June 12, 2024.

Popular in

September

Cheapest in

February

Average price

$1,087

Round-trip from

$268
High demand for flights, 11% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2024
From Christchurch to San Francisco

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

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Christchurch to San Francisco. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to San Francisco.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 45 days in advance to save up to 65% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 45 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Christchurch to San Francisco 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,076, or $1,228 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from Christchurch to San Francisco lean towards being more expensive in September. Prices are generally better when you fly from Christchurch to San Francisco in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $717.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Christchurch to San Francisco at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 7% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap Christchurch to San Francisco flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Christchurch to San Francisco specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,117,830 searches. Prices were last updated on June 12, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Christchurch to San Francisco in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Wed 7/178:10 pmCHC - SFO
1 stop29h 45mAir New Zealand
Sat 7/2011:00 pmSFO - CHC
2 stops21h 40mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/11$928
Tue 7/161:15 pmCHC - SFO
1 stop19h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sat 7/2011:35 pmSFO - CHC
2 stops22h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/11$980
Tue 7/168:35 amCHC - SFO
2 stops23h 50mMultiple Airlines
Sat 7/2011:35 pmSFO - CHC
2 stops23h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/11$1,020
Sun 7/71:15 pmCHC - SFO
1 stop19h 30mMultiple Airlines
Sun 7/1411:00 pmSFO - CHC
2 stops37h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$1,047
Tue 7/2311:05 amCHC - SFO
2 stops20h 45mAir New Zealand
Thu 8/111:00 pmSFO - CHC
2 stops21h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/12$1,060
Sun 7/78:45 amCHC - SFO
2 stops24h 00mMultiple Airlines
Sun 7/1411:00 pmSFO - CHC
2 stops22h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$1,067
Tue 6/189:40 amCHC - SFO
2 stops22h 45mMultiple Airlines
Tue 6/2511:35 pmSFO - CHC
1 stop17h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/10$1,093
Tue 6/186:05 amCHC - SFO
2 stops31h 22mAmerican Airlines
Tue 6/259:32 amSFO - CHC
2 stops43h 23mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/10$1,100
Tue 6/186:05 amCHC - SFO
1 stop30h 45mAmerican Airlines
Tue 6/2510:15 pmSFO - CHC
1 stop30h 40mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/10$1,177

Christchurch to San Francisco 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Christchurch and San Francisco in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,117,830 searches. Data last updated June 12, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Christchurch to San Francisco in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Thu 8/151:15 pmCHC - SFO
1 stop19h 10mFiji Airways
Thu 8/2911:35 pmSFO - CHC
1 stop17h 40mFiji Airways
Deal found 6/11$638
Thu 10/102:15 pmCHC - SFO
1 stop19h 10mFiji Airways
Thu 10/2411:35 pmSFO - CHC
1 stop17h 40mFiji Airways
Deal found 6/12$646
Thu 8/151:15 pmCHC - SFO
1 stop19h 10mFiji Airways
Sat 8/3111:35 pmSFO - CHC
1 stop17h 40mFiji Airways
Deal found 6/11$670
Sat 10/122:15 pmCHC - SFO
1 stop19h 10mFiji Airways
Thu 10/2411:35 pmSFO - CHC
1 stop17h 40mFiji Airways
Deal found 6/12$674
Thu 10/106:10 amCHC - SFO
2 stops28h 30mAir Canada
Thu 10/242:00 pmSFO - CHC
2 stops37h 00mAir Canada
Deal found 6/12$812
Wed 10/96:10 amCHC - SFO
2 stops24h 18mMultiple Airlines
Thu 10/244:50 pmSFO - CHC
2 stops34h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$821
Sun 10/136:35 amCHC - SFO
2 stops23h 53mMultiple Airlines
Thu 10/242:00 pmSFO - CHC
2 stops37h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$850
Tue 8/136:05 amCHC - SFO
1 stop21h 05mUnited Airlines
Sat 8/2411:00 pmSFO - CHC
1 stop16h 25mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$904
Thu 10/102:15 pmCHC - SFO
1 stop19h 10mMultiple Airlines
Thu 10/2411:35 pmSFO - CHC
2 stops21h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$912

Christchurch to San Francisco flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Christchurch to San Francisco 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 3,117,830 searches. Data last updated June 12, 2024.
Have a look at some of the last-minute flights available departing from Christchurch to San Francisco. Users should examine the flight details to ensure there are no surprises.
Tue 6/189:40 amCHC - SFO
2 stops22h 45mMultiple Airlines
Tue 6/2511:35 pmSFO - CHC
1 stop17h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/10$1,093
Tue 6/186:05 amCHC - SFO
2 stops31h 22mAmerican Airlines
Tue 6/259:32 amSFO - CHC
2 stops43h 23mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/10$1,100
Tue 6/186:05 amCHC - SFO
1 stop30h 45mAmerican Airlines
Tue 6/2510:15 pmSFO - CHC
1 stop30h 40mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/10$1,177
Tue 6/186:35 amCHC - SFO
1 stop19h 15mUnited Airlines
Tue 6/2511:00 pmSFO - CHC
1 stop16h 25mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$1,253
Tue 6/184:50 pmCHC - SFO
2 stops46h 05mChina Airlines
Mon 6/241:05 amSFO - CHC
2 stops51h 50mChina Airlines
Deal found 6/10$1,817
Tue 6/188:35 amCHC - SFO
3 stops28h 52mQantas Airways
Tue 6/256:57 pmSFO - CHC
2 stops33h 58mQantas Airways
Deal found 6/10$1,857
Tue 6/186:35 amCHC - SFO
1 stop19h 15mUnited Airlines
Mon 6/2412:30 amSFO - CHC
2 stops38h 55mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$2,002
Tue 6/185:45 pmCHC - SFO
3 stops46h 31mEmirates
Tue 6/255:05 pmSFO - CHC
3 stops50h 45mEmirates
Deal found 6/10$9,553

One-way flights to San Francisco from Christchurch

Search for one-way flight options from Christchurch to San Francisco. 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 3,117,830 searches. Data last updated June 12, 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from Christchurch to San Francisco. Those seeking round-trip flights from Christchurch to San Francisco should utilize the search form at the the top of the page.
Wed 10/96:10 amCHC - SFO
2 stops28h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$410
Sun 10/136:35 amCHC - SFO
2 stops23h 53mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$439
Mon 10/712:00 pmCHC - SFO
1 stop14h 55mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/12$446
Fri 10/115:00 pmCHC - SFO
1 stop33h 55mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/12$464
Tue 10/85:00 pmCHC - SFO
1 stop14h 50mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/12$498
Mon 10/73:05 pmCHC - SFO
2 stops16h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/12$538
Thu 10/101:00 pmCHC - SFO
3 stops21h 22mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$556
Tue 10/86:05 amCHC - SFO
3 stops37h 39mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$641
Fri 10/116:05 amCHC - SFO
3 stops37h 39mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$1,316

Find flights from Christchurch to San Francisco within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Christchurch to San Francisco 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 3,117,830 searches. Data last updated June 12, 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$638 - $1,088

Route

Depart

Return

Price

ChristchurchSan Francisco

CHC - SFO

CHCSFO

Christchurch

Thu 8/15

1 stop19h 10m

San Francisco

Thu 8/29

1 stop17h 40m

$638

ChristchurchSan Francisco

CHC - SFO

CHCSFO

Christchurch

Thu 10/10

1 stop19h 10m

San Francisco

Thu 10/24

1 stop17h 40m

$646

ChristchurchSan Francisco

CHC - SFO

CHCSFO

Christchurch

Thu 8/15

1 stop19h 10m

San Francisco

Sat 8/31

1 stop17h 40m

$670

ChristchurchSan Francisco

CHC - SFO

CHCSFO

Christchurch

Thu 10/10

2 stops28h 30m

San Francisco

Thu 10/24

2 stops37h 00m

$812

ChristchurchSan Francisco

CHC - SFO

CHCSFO

Christchurch

Wed 10/9

2 stops24h 18m

San Francisco

Thu 10/24

2 stops34h 10m

$821

ChristchurchSan Francisco

CHC - SFO

CHCSFO

Christchurch

Tue 8/13

1 stop21h 05m

San Francisco

Sat 8/24

1 stop16h 25m

$904

ChristchurchSan Francisco

CHC - SFO

CHCSFO

Christchurch

Mon 10/7

2 stops17h 50m

San Francisco

Tue 10/29

2 stops20h 50m

$926

ChristchurchSan Francisco

CHC - SFO

CHCSFO

Christchurch

Tue 8/13

1 stop20h 00m

San Francisco

Tue 8/27

1 stop22h 10m

$1,084

ChristchurchSan Francisco

CHC - SFO

CHCSFO

Christchurch

Sun 10/13

1 stop20h 00m

San Francisco

Thu 10/24

1 stop30h 40m

$1,088

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 6/11

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Christchurch to San Francisco. Price data was last updated on June 12, 2024.
Booking 44 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Christchurch to San Francisco. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Christchurch to San Francisco?

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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Christchurch to San Francisco flight should consider departing on Thursday at noon when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday afternoons 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 Christchurch to San Francisco

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Temperature and rainfall in San Francisco by month

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

SFO

Temperature

51.8 - 62.6 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to San Francisco, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, September 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 January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 51.8 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing San Francisco

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to San Francisco. 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 San Francisco. Reviews last updated June 12, 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with United Airlines, Qantas Airways and Air New Zealand from Christchurch to San Francisco by reading reviews from past customers. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.4
Very good
1,488 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.4

Food

8.0

Comfort

8.2

Overall

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

I like Eva air. Kayak is my choice as well. Thanks for the good experience

8.4
Very good
1,488 reviews
8.4
Very good
1,488 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.4

Food

8.0

Comfort

8.2

Overall

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

I like Eva air. Kayak is my choice as well. Thanks for the good experience

8.3
Very good
1,418 reviews
8.4
Very good
1,488 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.4

Food

8.0

Comfort

8.2

Overall

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

I like Eva air. Kayak is my choice as well. Thanks for the good experience

8.3
Very good
595 reviews
8.4
Very good
1,488 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.4

Food

8.0

Comfort

8.2

Overall

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

I like Eva air. Kayak is my choice as well. Thanks for the good experience

8.0
Very good
240 reviews
8.4
Very good
1,488 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.4

Food

8.0

Comfort

8.2

Overall

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

I like Eva air. Kayak is my choice as well. Thanks for the good experience

7.6
Good
930 reviews
8.4
Very good
1,488 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.4

Food

8.0

Comfort

8.2

Overall

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

I like Eva air. Kayak is my choice as well. Thanks for the good experience

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Christchurch to San Francisco for under $700 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Christchurch to San Francisco for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Fiji Airways for just $638, but on average you can expect to pay $858.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Christchurch to San Francisco for under $1,100?

    There are currently 8+ open flights from Christchurch to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $1,100.

  • How popular is this Christchurch to San Francisco flight route?

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

    Flying on Fiji Airways is currently your cheapest option to San Francisco, with prices starting at $638. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Air Canada and United Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $812 and $904, respectively. Fiji Airways is priced at 39% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

  • What are the cheapest flights from Christchurch to San Francisco?

    While on average a flight from Christchurch to San Francisco is generally $668, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $639. When looking at the most popular route, (Christchurch - San Francisco), you can expect to pay $916 for that flight.

  • What does CHC to SFO mean?

    Great question - CHC to SFO just means Christchurch Airport to San Francisco Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights!

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Christchurch to San Francisco 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 Christchurch to San Francisco with specific airlines?

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

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

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

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

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Christchurch to San Francisco 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 Christchurch to San Francisco that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Christchurch to San Francisco 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 Christchurch to San Francisco?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Christchurch to San Francisco 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 Christchurch to San Francisco flight deals updated?

    The Christchurch to San Francisco flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/12.

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

    Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Christchurch to San Francisco (average of $268). Flying from Christchurch to San Francisco in June is currently the most expensive (average of $384). 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 Christchurch to San Francisco

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
United AirlinesCheapest$957Average$1,095FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
Air New ZealandCheapest$1,069Average$1,142FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%

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