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Cheap Flights from Christchurch to Queenstown, NZ, New Zealand - CHC to ZQN Last modified: 1/07/2016 12:56 AM

Popular flights from Christchurch to Queenstown Last modified: 1/07/2016 12:56 AM

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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Christchurch to Queenstown (CHC to ZQN)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Christchurch to Queenstown, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $440.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Christchurch to Queenstown (CHC to ZQN)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Christchurch to Queenstown 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 Queenstown

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $476 $739
7-14 days $449 $688
14-21 days $391 $390
21-30 days $391 $390
30-60 days $436 $669
60-90 days $436 $669
90+ days $436 $669

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Christchurch to Queenstown (CHC to ZQN)

Your Christchurch to Queenstown 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 Queenstown is $693.

The average price for non-stop flights from Christchurch to Queenstown is $452.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Christchurch to Queenstown
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air New Zealand 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 08:40 16:05

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Christchurch to Queenstown (CHC to ZQN)

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 Queenstown. 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 Queenstown is $129.

The average price for round trip flights from Christchurch to Queenstown is $452.

Christchurch to Queenstown Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Christchurch to Queenstown?
Answer: The average Christchurch to Queenstown flight time is an hour.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Christchurch and Queenstown?
Answer: The distance from Christchurch to Queenstown is 346 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Christchurch to Queenstown?
Answer: There are 22 direct flights from Christchurch to Queenstown.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Christchurch to Queenstown?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Christchurch and Queenstown.

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights from Christchurch - CHC

Cheap International Flights from Christchurch - CHC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Christchurch to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $483
Christchurch to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $414
Christchurch to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $360

Cheap Domestic Flights to Queenstown - ZQN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Wellington to Queenstown Air New Zealand $313
Blenheim to Queenstown Air New Zealand $422
Wellington to Dunedin Air New Zealand $220
Wellington to Invercargill Air New Zealand $594
Wellington to Christchurch Air New Zealand $141
Blenheim to Dunedin Air New Zealand Check Dates
Nelson to Invercargill Air New Zealand Check Dates
Nelson to Christchurch Air New Zealand $261
Blenheim to Christchurch Air New Zealand $416
Wellington to Nelson Air New Zealand $189
Wellington to Auckland Air New Zealand $122
Wellington to Blenheim Air New Zealand Check Dates
Nelson to Wellington Air New Zealand $151
Blenheim to Wellington Air New Zealand $318
Nelson to Auckland Air New Zealand $132
Blenheim to Auckland Air New Zealand $394

Cheap International Flights to Queenstown - ZQN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Wellington to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $478
Wellington to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $429
Wellington to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $384
Cheap Flights from Christchurch to Queenstown, NZ, New Zealand, from $390 Round trip from CHC to ZQN