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Flights from Christchurch to Wellington, New Zealand Last modified: 29/09/2016 12:59 AM

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Christchurch to Wellington Last modified: 29/09/2016 1:00 AM

We've scanned 25,716,102,982 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Christchurch to Wellington. Air New Zealand frequently offer the best deals on Christchurch to Wellington flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Air New Zealand
CHCWLG
Wed 19/10
nonstop
WLGCHC
Wed 2/11
nonstop
$128
Select
Air New Zealand
CHCWLG
Mon 21/11
nonstop
WLGCHC
Wed 23/11
nonstop
$128
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How Much is a Flight from Christchurch to Wellington?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Christchurch to Wellington, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $148.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Christchurch to Wellington?

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 thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Christchurch to Wellington 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 Wellington?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $418 $534
7-14 days $209 $238
14-21 days $128 $208
21-30 days $149 $234
30-60 days $128 $198
60-90 days $138 $208
90+ days $128 $205

Cheapest Day To Fly from Christchurch to Wellington

We've examined 25,724,431,429 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Christchurch to Wellington is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$128 $149 $128 $149 $149 $189 $138

Compare Flight Prices from Christchurch to Wellington by Month

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 Wellington flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Christchurch Wellington Air New Zealand 30/09/16 3/10/16 0 $492
October Christchurch Wellington Air New Zealand 19/10/16 2/11/16 0 $128
November Christchurch Wellington Air New Zealand 21/11/16 23/11/16 0 $128
December Christchurch Wellington Air New Zealand 4/12/16 5/12/16 0 $168
January Christchurch Wellington Air New Zealand 27/01/17 29/01/17 0 $138
February Christchurch Wellington Air New Zealand 2/02/17 4/02/17 1 $285
March Christchurch Wellington Air New Zealand 9/03/17 13/03/17 0 $128
April Christchurch Wellington Air New Zealand 13/04/17 17/04/17 0 $418

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Christchurch to Wellington

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$370
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$370 $249
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$249 $259
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$259 $238
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$238 $168
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$168

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Christchurch to Wellington

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 Wellington is $208.

The average price for direct flights from Christchurch to Wellington is $138.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Christchurch to Wellington - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 2 2 2 2 3 2 3 07:00 16:50
Air New Zealand 14 18 16 15 21 13 13 06:50 20:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Christchurch to Wellington

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 Wellington. 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 Wellington is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Christchurch to Wellington is $138.

Christchurch to Wellington Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Christchurch to Wellington?
Answer: The average Christchurch to Wellington flight time is 56 minutes.
Question: How far is Wellington from Christchurch?
Answer: The distance from Christchurch to Wellington is 304 kilometers (189 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Christchurch to Wellington?
Answer: There are 125 direct flights from Christchurch to Wellington.
Question: What are the most popular Christchurch airlines for direct flights from Christchurch to Wellington?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 87% of the non-stop flights between Christchurch and Wellington.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Christchurch to Wellington?
Answer: Auckland, NZ

Airlines in Christchurch flying to Wellington Last modified: 29/09/2016 1:00 AMNumber of routes searched: 23Number of itineraries searched: 123,542

Wondering which airlines fly out of Christchurch to Wellington? We've gathered the average price of Christchurch airlines with flights to Wellington. 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 Wellington
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air New Zealand -
Air New Zealand NSN
Air New Zealand PMR
Air New Zealand AKL
Air New Zealand DUD

Christchurch to Wellington Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Christchurch and Wellington. 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 Wellington