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Cheap Flights from Christchurch to Queenstown, NZ, New Zealand - CHC to ZQN Last modified: 24/07/2016 12:58 AM

Popular flights from Christchurch to Queenstown Last modified: 24/07/2016 12:58 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.

Air New Zealand
CHCZQN
Mon 22/08
nonstop
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Tue 23/08
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$126
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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 $286.

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 $438 $507
7-14 days $437 $517
14-21 days $437 $445
21-30 days $126 $364
30-60 days $278 $364
60-90 days $228 $294
90+ days $151 $241

Cheapest Day To Fly from Christchurch to Queenstown

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$126 $278 $228 $298 $298 $335 $442

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Christchurch to Queenstown

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Christchurch Queenstown Air New Zealand 28/07/16 29/07/16 0 $438
August Christchurch Queenstown Air New Zealand 22/08/16 23/08/16 0 $126
September Christchurch Queenstown Air New Zealand 28/09/16 1/10/16 0 $228
October Christchurch Queenstown Air New Zealand 13/10/16 17/10/16 0 $298
November Christchurch Queenstown Air New Zealand 19/11/16 20/11/16 0 $314
December Christchurch Queenstown Air New Zealand 15/12/16 30/12/16 0 $212
January Christchurch Queenstown Air New Zealand 20/01/17 22/01/17 0 $458
February Christchurch Queenstown Air New Zealand 16/02/17 21/02/17 0 $151

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 $294.

The average price for non-stop flights from Christchurch to Queenstown is $126.

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 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 06:40 16:05

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 and a minute.
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 26 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 $411
Christchurch to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $354
Christchurch to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $428

Cheap Domestic Flights to Queenstown - ZQN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Wellington to Queenstown Air New Zealand $264
Blenheim to Queenstown Air New Zealand $747
Wellington to Dunedin Air New Zealand $173
Wellington to Invercargill Air New Zealand $335
Wellington to Christchurch Air New Zealand $141
Blenheim to Dunedin Air New Zealand $435
Nelson to Invercargill Air New Zealand Check Dates
Nelson to Christchurch Air New Zealand $171
Blenheim to Christchurch Air New Zealand $314
Wellington to Nelson Air New Zealand $122
Wellington to Auckland Air New Zealand $131
Wellington to Blenheim Air New Zealand $222
Nelson to Wellington Air New Zealand $122
Blenheim to Wellington Air New Zealand $131
Nelson to Auckland Air New Zealand $141
Blenheim to Auckland Air New Zealand $224

Cheap International Flights to Queenstown - ZQN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Wellington to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $492
Wellington to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $355
Wellington to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $336
Cheap Flights from Christchurch to Queenstown, NZ, New Zealand, from $126 Round trip from CHC to ZQN