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Flights from Nelson to Christchurch, New Zealand Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 2:43 -04:00

Nelson to Christchurch Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 2:43 -04:00

We've scanned 25,105,116,481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Nelson to Christchurch. Air New Zealand frequently offer the best deals on Nelson to Christchurch flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Air New Zealand
NSNCHC
Sat 22/10
nonstop
CHCNSN
Mon 24/10
nonstop
$189
Select

How Much is a Flight from Nelson to Christchurch?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Nelson to Christchurch, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $237.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Nelson to Christchurch?

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 Nelson to Christchurch 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 Nelson to Christchurch?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $265 $270
7-14 days $204 $225
14-21 days $189 $259
21-30 days $189 $240
30-60 days $219 $254
60-90 days $204 $274
90+ days $0 $0

Cheapest Day To Fly from Nelson to Christchurch

We've examined 25,112,504,041 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Nelson to Christchurch is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$204 $204 $360 $204 $259 $189

Compare Flight Prices from Nelson to Christchurch 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 Nelson to Christchurch flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Nelson Christchurch Air New Zealand 22/10/16 24/10/16 0 $189
November Nelson Christchurch Air New Zealand 10/11/16 13/11/16 0 $219
December Nelson Christchurch Air New Zealand 26/12/16 2/01/17 0 $204

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Nelson to Christchurch

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Nelson to Christchurch. 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
$265
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$265 $204
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$204 $189
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$189

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Nelson to Christchurch

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 Nelson to Christchurch is $251.

The average price for direct flights from Nelson to Christchurch is $208.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Nelson to Christchurch - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air New Zealand 5 6 9 7 8 5 3 06:50 19:20

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Nelson to Christchurch

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 Nelson to Christchurch. 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 Nelson to Christchurch is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Nelson to Christchurch is $204.

Nelson to Christchurch Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Nelson to Christchurch?
Answer: The average Nelson to Christchurch flight time is 50 minutes.
Question: How far is Christchurch from Nelson?
Answer: The distance from Nelson to Christchurch is 251 kilometers (156 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Nelson to Christchurch?
Answer: There are 40 direct flights from Nelson to Christchurch.
Question: What are the most popular Nelson airlines for direct flights from Nelson to Christchurch?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Nelson and Christchurch.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Nelson to Christchurch?
Answer: Wellington, NZ

Airlines in Nelson flying to Christchurch Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 2:43 -04:00Number of routes searched: 12Number of itineraries searched: 13,698

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

Nelson to Christchurch
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air New Zealand -
Air New Zealand AKL
Air New Zealand WLG

Nelson to Christchurch Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Nelson and Christchurch. 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 Domestic Flights from Nelson - NSN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nelson to Auckland Air New Zealand $129

Cheap International Flights from Nelson - NSN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nelson to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $581

Cheap International Flights to Christchurch - CHC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Christchurch to Sydney China Airlines, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $330
Flights from Wellington to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $397
Flights from Christchurch to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $414
Flights from Wellington to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $385
Flights from Christchurch to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $378
Flights from Wellington to Brisbane Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $436
Flights from Christchurch to London American, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,727
Flights from Wellington to London American, British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,713
Flights from Palmerston North to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $681
Flights from Christchurch to Bangkok China Airlines, China Southern, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Thai $1,100
Flights from Christchurch to Singapore China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore $938
Flights from Christchurch to Tokyo Air China, China Southern, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore $1,307
Flights from Christchurch to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $440
Flights from Wellington to Bangkok Air China, Jetstar, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Thai $996
Flights from New Plymouth to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $576
Flights from Wellington to Singapore Fiji Airways, Jetstar, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore $810
Flights from Wellington to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $579
Flights from Palmerston North to Brisbane Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $667
Cheap Flights from Nelson to Christchurch