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Cheap Flights from Christchurch to Melbourne, AU, Australia - CHC to MEL Last modified: 26/08/2016 12:46 AM

Popular flights from Christchurch to Melbourne Last modified: 26/08/2016 12:46 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.

Virgin Australia
CHCMEL
Mon 5/09
nonstop
MELCHC
Fri 9/09
nonstop
$424
Select
Virgin Australia
CHCMEL
Tue 6/09
nonstop
MELCHC
Fri 9/09
nonstop
$424
Select
Virgin Australia
CHCMEL
Wed 7/09
nonstop
MELCHC
Fri 9/09
nonstop
$424
Select
Virgin Australia
CHCMEL
Thu 8/09
nonstop
MELCHC
Fri 9/09
nonstop
$424
Select
Virgin Australia
CHCMEL
Mon 10/10
nonstop
MELCHC
Fri 14/10
nonstop
$424
Select
Air New Zealand
CHCMEL
Mon 5/09
nonstop
MELCHC
Fri 9/09
nonstop
$469
Select
Qantas
CHCMEL
Fri 16/12
nonstop
MELCHC
Sun 1/01
nonstop
$472
Select
Qantas
CHCMEL
Fri 16/12
nonstop
MELCHC
Mon 2/01
nonstop
$472
Select
Qantas
CHCMEL
Sat 17/12
nonstop
MELCHC
Mon 2/01
nonstop
$472
Select
Qantas
CHCMEL
Sat 17/12
nonstop
MELCHC
Sun 1/01
nonstop
$472
Select
Qantas
CHCMEL
Sat 17/12
nonstop
MELCHC
Fri 30/12
nonstop
$472
Select
Jetstar
CHCMEL
Tue 22/11
nonstop
MELCHC
Tue 6/12
nonstop
$517
Select
Fiji Airways
CHCMEL
Sat 19/11
1 stop
MELCHC
Mon 5/12
1 stop
$1,323
Select
China Southern
CHCMEL
Thu 22/12
1 stop
MELCHC
Thu 29/12
1 stop
$2,093
Select
China Southern
CHCMEL
Thu 22/12
1 stop
MELCHC
Wed 28/12
1 stop
$2,093
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 $441.

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 $469 $592
7-14 days $424 $531
14-21 days $454 $547
21-30 days $454 $559
30-60 days $424 $544
60-90 days $477 $529
90+ days $357 $482

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
$424 $424 $424 $424 $454 $469 $464

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
August Christchurch Melbourne Virgin Australia 27/08/16 2/09/16 0 $469
September Christchurch Melbourne Virgin Australia 5/09/16 9/09/16 0 $424
October Christchurch Melbourne Virgin Australia 10/10/16 14/10/16 0 $424
November Christchurch Melbourne Qantas 22/11/16 5/12/16 0 $477
December Christchurch Melbourne Virgin Australia 9/12/16 12/12/16 0 $431
January Christchurch Melbourne Virgin Australia 27/01/17 4/02/17 0 $427
February Christchurch Melbourne Virgin Australia 17/02/17 24/02/17 0 $357
March Christchurch Melbourne Virgin Australia 10/03/17 13/03/17 0 $427

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
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$520
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$520 $479
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$479 $454
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$454 $509
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$509 $464
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$464

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 $749.

The average price for non-stop flights from Christchurch to Melbourne is $484.

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 1 1 21:05 21:05
Air New Zealand 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 06:10 15:40
Virgin Australia 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 15:55 15:55

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Wellington to Melbourne Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $363
Nelson to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $646
Blenheim to Melbourne Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $788
Christchurch to Sydney Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $324
Wellington to Sydney Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $374
Christchurch to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $544
Wellington to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $654
Wellington to Canberra Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $680
Christchurch to Canberra Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $752
Nelson to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $643
Christchurch to Brisbane China Southern, Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $359
Wellington to Brisbane Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $460
Christchurch to Hobart Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $696
Wellington to Albury Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Christchurch to Launceston Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $754
Wellington to Hobart Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $733
Blenheim to Sydney Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $763
Wellington to Launceston Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $674
Christchurch to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $445
Christchurch to Mildura Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Christchurch to DevonportCheck Dates
Nelson to Adelaide Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Wellington to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $476
Wellington to Devonport Qantas Check Dates
Wellington to Mildura Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $901
Christchurch to Singapore Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Jetstar, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Virgin Australia $852
Nelson to Brisbane Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $651
Blenheim to Adelaide Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Christchurch to Bangkok Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Jetstar, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Thai $1,084
Christchurch to London American, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,578

Airlines Flying from Christchurch to Melbourne (CHC to MEL) Number of flights searched: 91Last modified: 26/08/2016 12:46 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Christchurch to Melbourne with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Christchurch to Melbourne.

Christchurch to Melbourne
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar - X X X X X X
Air New Zealand - X X X X X X X
Air New Zealand WLG X X X X X X X
Qantas BNE X X X X X X X
Virgin Australia - X X X X X X X
Virgin Australia SYD X X X X X X X

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 19 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 42% 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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