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Flights from Queenstown to Christchurch, New Zealand Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 4:03 -04:00

Queenstown to Christchurch Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 4:03 -04:00

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

Air New Zealand
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Thu 5/01
nonstop
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Thu 12/01
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How Much is a Flight from Queenstown to Christchurch?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Queenstown to Christchurch, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $284.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Queenstown 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 Queenstown 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 Queenstown to Christchurch?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $274 $314
14-21 days $274 $314
21-30 days $229 $330
30-60 days $255 $350
60-90 days $290 $445
90+ days $149 $239

Cheapest Day To Fly from Queenstown 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 Queenstown to Christchurch is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$331 $255 $310 $229 $274 $301

Compare Flight Prices from Queenstown 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 Queenstown to Christchurch flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Queenstown Christchurch Air New Zealand 28/10/16 31/10/16 0 $229
November Queenstown Christchurch Air New Zealand 2/11/16 3/11/16 0 $255
December Queenstown Christchurch Air New Zealand 28/12/16 29/12/16 0 $290
January Queenstown Christchurch Air New Zealand 5/01/17 12/01/17 0 $195
March Queenstown Christchurch Air New Zealand 10/03/17 11/03/17 0 $438
August Queenstown Christchurch Air New Zealand 20/08/17 21/08/17 0 $149

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Queenstown to Christchurch

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Queenstown 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
$444
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$444 $274
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$274
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$229
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$229

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Queenstown 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 Queenstown to Christchurch is $345.

The average price for direct flights from Queenstown to Christchurch is $247.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Queenstown to Christchurch - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air New Zealand 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 08:15 17:50

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Queenstown 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 Queenstown 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 Queenstown to Christchurch is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Queenstown to Christchurch is $259.

Queenstown to Christchurch Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Queenstown to Christchurch?
Answer: The average Queenstown to Christchurch flight time is 59 minutes.
Question: How far is Christchurch from Queenstown?
Answer: The distance from Queenstown to Christchurch is 346 kilometers (215 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Queenstown to Christchurch?
Answer: There are 26 direct flights from Queenstown to Christchurch.
Question: What are the most popular Queenstown airlines for direct flights from Queenstown to Christchurch?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Queenstown and Christchurch.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Queenstown to Christchurch?
Answer: Wellington, NZ

Airlines in Queenstown flying to Christchurch Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 4:03 -04:00Number of routes searched: 16Number of itineraries searched: 23,475

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

Queenstown to Christchurch
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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Air New Zealand WLG

Queenstown to Christchurch Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Queenstown 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 Queenstown - ZQN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Queenstown to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand $188

Cheap International Flights from Queenstown - ZQN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Queenstown to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $660
Flights from Queenstown to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $671
Flights from Queenstown to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $689
Flights from Queenstown to Perth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,056
Flights from Queenstown to Bangkok Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore $1,133
Flights from Queenstown to Singapore Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore $1,412
Flights from Queenstown to Denpasar Bali Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $1,187
Flights from Queenstown to London American, British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,732
Flights from Queenstown to Kuala LumpurCheck Dates
Flights from Queenstown to Los Angeles Emirates, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $2,001
Flights from Queenstown to Apia Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Flights from Queenstown to Tokyo Air China, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore $1,611
Flights from Queenstown to Honolulu Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,695
Flights from Queenstown to Port Moresby Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates

Cheap Domestic Flights to Christchurch - CHC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Dunedin to Wellington Air New Zealand $251
Flights from Dunedin to Auckland Air New Zealand $270

Cheap International Flights to Christchurch - CHC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Dunedin to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $659
Flights from Dunedin to Brisbane Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $557
Flights from Dunedin to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $623
Flights from Invercargill to Sydney Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $803
Flights from Dunedin to Nadi Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,044
Flights from Dunedin to Singapore Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore $1,749
Flights from Dunedin to Bangkok Air China, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore $1,971
Flights from Dunedin to Kuala LumpurCheck Dates
Flights from Dunedin to Los Angeles Air New Zealand, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,862
Flights from Dunedin to London Air China, Emirates, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $2,187
Flights from Invercargill to Apia Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Flights from Dunedin to Tokyo Air China, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore $2,154
Flights from Dunedin to Honolulu Air New Zealand, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,900
Cheap Flights from Queenstown to Christchurch