Cheap flights from Christchurch to Wellington (CHC - WLG)

CHC — WLG
Jun 17 — Jun 241

The best prices from Christchurch to Wellington are usually found in May or October, booked 78 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from Christchurch to Wellington

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Christchurch (CHC) to Wellington (WLG). 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

March

Cheapest in

May

Average price

$106

Round-trip from

$1,236
High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2024
From Christchurch to Wellington

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

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 89% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 44 days in advance, which can save you up to 69% on flights from Christchurch to Wellington compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 44 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 $92. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $139.

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

May can be a great time to fly to Wellington from Christchurch with a flight ticket averaging about $102. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $47. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of March.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Christchurch to Wellington in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 44% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Christchurch to Wellington. Price data was last updated on May 31, 2024.
The best time to book flights from Christchurch to Wellington is 43 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 Christchurch to Wellington?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Christchurch to Wellington. Price data was last updated on June 9, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Christchurch to Wellington flight should consider departing on Saturday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Tuesday at noon 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 Wellington

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Wellington from Christchurch with our price prediction graph.
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Temperature and rainfall in Wellington by month

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

WLG

Temperature

48.2 - 62.6 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Wellington, 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 July, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 48.2 F).

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Christchurch to Wellington. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What days are nonstop flights available from Christchurch to Wellington?

    You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Monday.

  • How popular is this Christchurch to Wellington flight route?

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

    1 flight departure from Christchurch to Wellington per day on average.
    Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

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

    The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Christchurch to Wellington are Qantas Airways (91%), Fiji Airways (90%) and Jetstar (90%).

  • What does CHC to WLG mean?

    CHC stands for Christchurch Airport, while WLG stands for Wellington 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 Christchurch to Wellington that include extra baggage allowance?

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

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Christchurch to Wellington 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 Christchurch to Wellington that include hotel bookings?

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

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

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

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

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

    Many airlines flying from Christchurch to Wellington 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 Wellington?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Christchurch to Wellington 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.

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

    Currently, June is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Christchurch to Wellington (average of $1,236). Flying from Christchurch to Wellington in July is currently the most expensive (average of $1,968). 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 Wellington

Discover the top 2 airlines that operate flights from Christchurch to Wellington. 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 3,117,830 searches. Data last updated June 12, 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
JetstarCheapest$58Average$109FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
Air New ZealandCheapest$93Average$150FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%

Search flights from Christchurch to Wellington by cabin class

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Hourly flight availability from Christchurch to Wellington

Find hourly flight availability from Christchurch to Wellington. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated June 12, 2024.
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35%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
41%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
12%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Christchurch to Wellington

Explore weekly flight availability from Christchurch to Wellington. 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 June 12, 2024.
Sunday23daily flights
Monday24daily flights
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