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Flights from Auckland to Christchurch, New Zealand Last modified: 29/09/2016 12:36 AM

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Auckland to Christchurch Last modified: 29/09/2016 12:36 AM

We've scanned 25,716,102,982 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Auckland to Christchurch. Air New Zealand frequently offer the best deals on Auckland to Christchurch flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Air New Zealand
AKLCHC
Mon 31/10
nonstop
CHCAKL
Tue 8/11
nonstop
$159
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Air New Zealand
AKLCHC
Tue 1/11
nonstop
CHCAKL
Wed 2/11
nonstop
$159
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Air New Zealand
AKLCHC
Wed 2/11
nonstop
CHCAKL
Tue 8/11
nonstop
$159
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Air New Zealand
AKLCHC
Wed 23/11
nonstop
CHCAKL
Mon 5/12
nonstop
$159
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Air New Zealand
AKLCHC
Tue 29/11
nonstop
CHCAKL
Tue 6/12
nonstop
$159
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How Much is a Flight from Auckland to Christchurch?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Auckland to Christchurch, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $172.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Auckland to Christchurch?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Auckland to Christchurch based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Auckland to Christchurch?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Auckland to Christchurch.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $198 $270
7-14 days $189 $208
14-21 days $198 $229
21-30 days $198 $238
30-60 days $159 $208
60-90 days $159 $218
90+ days $149 $208

Cheapest Day To Fly from Auckland to Christchurch

We've examined 25,724,431,429 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Auckland to Christchurch is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$159 $159 $159 $168 $159 $168 $229

Compare Flight Prices from Auckland to Christchurch by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Auckland to Christchurch flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Auckland Christchurch Air New Zealand 30/09/16 4/10/16 1 $536
October Auckland Christchurch Air New Zealand 31/10/16 8/11/16 0 $159
November Auckland Christchurch Air New Zealand 1/11/16 2/11/16 0 $159
December Auckland Christchurch Air New Zealand 2/12/16 5/12/16 0 $159
January Auckland Christchurch Air New Zealand 4/01/17 17/01/17 0 $159
February Auckland Christchurch Air New Zealand 16/02/17 21/02/17 0 $149
March Auckland Christchurch Air New Zealand 14/03/17 21/03/17 0 $149
April Auckland Christchurch Air New Zealand 19/04/17 26/04/17 0 $149

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Auckland to Christchurch

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Auckland to Christchurch. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$240
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$240 $229
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$229 $229
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$229 $209
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$209 $168
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$168

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Auckland to Christchurch

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Auckland to Christchurch is $208.

The average price for direct flights from Auckland to Christchurch is $159.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Auckland to Christchurch.

Weekly Direct Flights from Auckland to Christchurch - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 7 5 5 6 8 4 5 06:45 21:00
Air New Zealand 19 17 16 17 17 15 16 06:00 21:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Auckland to Christchurch

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Auckland to Christchurch. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Auckland to Christchurch is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Auckland to Christchurch is $159.

Auckland to Christchurch Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Auckland to Christchurch?
Answer: The average Auckland to Christchurch flight time is an hour and 25 minutes.
Question: How far is Christchurch from Auckland?
Answer: The distance from Auckland to Christchurch is 745 kilometers (463 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Auckland to Christchurch?
Answer: There are 155 direct flights from Auckland to Christchurch.
Question: What are the most popular Auckland airlines for direct flights from Auckland to Christchurch?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 74% of the non-stop flights between Auckland and Christchurch.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Auckland to Christchurch?
Answer: Wellington, NZ

Airlines in Auckland flying to Christchurch Last modified: 29/09/2016 12:36 AMNumber of routes searched: 28Number of itineraries searched: 951,239

Wondering which airlines fly out of Auckland to Christchurch? We've gathered the average price of Auckland airlines with flights to Christchurch. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Auckland to Christchurch
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air New Zealand -
Air New Zealand WLG
Air New Zealand NSN
Air New Zealand ROT
Air New Zealand PMR
Fiji Airways NAN

Auckland to Christchurch Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Auckland and Christchurch. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap International Flights from Auckland - AKL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Auckland to London American, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,490
Cheap Flights from Auckland to Christchurch