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Flights from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia

Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia Last modified: Feb 23, 2017 1:16 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 28,669,780,732 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Melbourne, Australia. Jetstar & Virgin Australia frequently offer the best deals to Melbourne, Australia flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
CHCMEL
Fri 21/04
nonstop
MELCHC
Tue 25/04
nonstop
$268
Virgin Australia
CHCMEL
Mon 20/03
nonstop
MELCHC
Thu 23/03
nonstop
$365
Qantas
CHCMEL
Thu 4/05
1 stop
MELCHC
Sun 7/05
1 stop
$397
Air New Zealand
CHCMEL
Fri 9/06
nonstop
MELCHC
Mon 12/06
nonstop
$407
Emirates
CHCMEL
Sat 8/04
1 stop
MELCHC
Wed 19/04
1 stop
$432

How Much is a Flight from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $342.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia 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 Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $536 $599
7-14 days $447 $497
14-21 days $375 $460
21-30 days $365 $460
30-60 days $268 $428
60-90 days $329 $397
90+ days $322 $361

Cheapest Day To Fly from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 28,689,091,434 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$365$365$375$329$268$320$375

Compare Flight Prices from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Christchurch Melbourne, Australia Qantas 25/02/17 11/03/17 0 $536
March Christchurch Melbourne, Australia Virgin Australia 20/03/17 23/03/17 0 $365
April Christchurch Melbourne, Australia Jetstar 21/04/17 25/04/17 0 $268
May Christchurch Melbourne, Australia Jetstar 4/05/17 7/05/17 0 $329
June Christchurch Melbourne, Australia Virgin Australia 9/06/17 16/06/17 0 $365
July Christchurch Melbourne, Australia Jetstar 26/07/17 30/07/17 1 $361
August Christchurch Melbourne, Australia Jetstar 16/08/17 20/08/17 1 $365
September Christchurch Melbourne, Australia Jetstar 15/09/17 22/09/17 0 $322

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
$474
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$474 $553
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$553 $437
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$437 $444
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
$444 $446
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$446

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia is $481.

The average price for direct flights from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia is $409.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
China Airlines 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 19:50 19:50
Jetstar 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 21:05 21:05
Air New Zealand 3 1 1 1 2 1 2 06:10 14:10
Qantas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 20:05 20:05
Virgin Australia 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 16:00 21:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia. 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 Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia is $130.

The average price for round trip flights from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia is $397.

Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia?
Answer: The average Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia flight time is 3 hours and 51 minutes.
Question: How far is Melbourne, Australia from Christchurch?
Answer: The distance from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia is 2,410 kilometers (1,498 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia?
Answer: There are 35 direct flights from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia.
Question: What are the most popular Christchurch airlines for direct flights from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 28% of the non-stop flights between Christchurch and Melbourne, Australia.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Christchurch flying to Melbourne, Australia Last modified: Feb 23, 2017 1:16 -05:00Number of routes searched: 65Number of itineraries searched: 1,296,286

Wondering which airlines fly out of Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia? We've gathered the average price of Christchurch airlines with flights to Melbourne, Australia. 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.

Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar -
Air New Zealand -
Qantas -
Virgin Australia -
China Southern CAN
Fiji Airways NAN
Jetstar OOL
Jetstar SYD
Air New Zealand AKL
Air New Zealand WLG
Air New Zealand ZQN
Qantas BNE
Qantas SYD
Singapore SIN
Virgin Australia BNE
Virgin Australia OOL
Virgin Australia PER
Virgin Australia SYD

Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Christchurch and Melbourne, Australia. 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 Flights from Christchurch to Melbourne, Australia