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Cheap Flights from Christchurch to Melbourne, AU, Australia - CHC to MEL Last modified: 25/07/2016 12:56 AM

Popular flights from Christchurch to Melbourne Last modified: 25/07/2016 12:56 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Jetstar
CHCMEL
Mon 14/11
nonstop
MELCHC
Wed 23/11
nonstop
$362
Select
Air New Zealand
CHCMEL
Mon 14/11
nonstop
MELCHC
Wed 23/11
nonstop
$391
Select
Virgin Australia
CHCMEL
Thu 25/08
nonstop
MELCHC
Thu 1/09
nonstop
$442
Select
Virgin Australia
CHCMEL
Fri 26/08
nonstop
MELCHC
Fri 9/09
nonstop
$442
Select
Virgin Australia
CHCMEL
Tue 30/08
nonstop
MELCHC
Thu 8/09
nonstop
$442
Select
Qantas
CHCMEL
Wed 5/10
1 stop
MELCHC
Sat 8/10
1 stop
$598
Select
Qantas
CHCMEL
Fri 4/11
1 stop
MELCHC
Tue 15/11
1 stop
$598
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Christchurch to Melbourne (CHC to MEL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Christchurch to Melbourne, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $468.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Christchurch to Melbourne (CHC to MEL)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Christchurch to Melbourne based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Christchurch to Melbourne

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Christchurch to Melbourne should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $484 $615
7-14 days $481 $548
14-21 days $472 $572
21-30 days $481 $548
30-60 days $442 $551
60-90 days $541 $585
90+ days $362 $406

Cheapest Day To Fly from Christchurch to Melbourne

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Christchurch to Melbourne.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$494 $442 $494 $442 $442 $484 $472

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Christchurch to Melbourne

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Christchurch to Melbourne.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Christchurch Melbourne Virgin Australia 28/07/16 29/07/16 0 $484
August Christchurch Melbourne Virgin Australia 25/08/16 1/09/16 0 $442
September Christchurch Melbourne Virgin Australia 2/09/16 9/09/16 0 $465
October Christchurch Melbourne Jetstar 31/10/16 18/11/16 0 $532
November Christchurch Melbourne Jetstar 14/11/16 23/11/16 0 $362
December Christchurch Melbourne Virgin Australia 2/12/16 4/12/16 0 $548
January Christchurch Melbourne Jetstar 27/01/17 29/01/17 0 $532
February Christchurch Melbourne Virgin Australia 10/02/17 14/02/17 0 $556

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Christchurch to Melbourne

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Christchurch to Melbourne.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$541
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$541 $526
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$526 $494
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$494 $494
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$494 $494
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$494

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Christchurch to Melbourne (CHC to MEL)

Your Christchurch to Melbourne flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 Christchurch to Melbourne is $615.

The average price for non-stop flights from Christchurch to Melbourne is $511.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Christchurch to Melbourne
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 21:05 21:05
Air New Zealand 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 06:10 06:10
Virgin Australia 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 15:55 15:55

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Wellington to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $353
Nelson to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $485
Blenheim to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $741
Christchurch to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $342
Wellington to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $496
Christchurch to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $599
Wellington to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $681
Wellington to Canberra Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $724
Christchurch to Canberra Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $745
Nelson to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $661
Christchurch to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $421
Wellington to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $336
Christchurch to Hobart Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $741
Wellington to Albury Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Christchurch to Launceston Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $689
Wellington to Hobart Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $722
Blenheim to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $744
Wellington to Launceston Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $766
Christchurch to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $546
Christchurch to Mildura Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Christchurch to Devonport Air New Zealand, Qantas $909
Nelson to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $949
Wellington to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $393
Wellington to Devonport Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas Check Dates
Wellington to Mildura Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Christchurch to Singapore Jetstar Asia, SilkAir, Air New Zealand, Singapore, Scoot $1,065
Nelson to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $686
Blenheim to Adelaide Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $968
Christchurch to Bangkok Air New Zealand, Bangkok, Thai $1,182
Christchurch to London Aegean, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Air New Zealand, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $1,775

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Christchurch and Melbourne, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Christchurch to Melbourne Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Christchurch to Melbourne?
Answer: The average Christchurch to Melbourne flight time is 3 hours and 48 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Christchurch and Melbourne?
Answer: The distance from Christchurch to Melbourne is 2410 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Christchurch to Melbourne?
Answer: There are 17 direct flights from Christchurch to Melbourne.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Christchurch to Melbourne?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 41% of the non-stop flights between Christchurch and Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Christchurch to Melbourne?
Answer: Sydney, AU
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