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Cheap Flights from Sydney to Christchurch, NZ, New Zealand - SYD to CHC Last modified: 25/08/2016 1:44 AM

Popular flights from Sydney to Christchurch Last modified: 25/08/2016 1:44 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.

Jetstar
SYDCHC
Mon 10/10
nonstop
CHCSYD
Fri 14/10
nonstop
$271
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDCHC
Mon 17/10
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 24/10
nonstop
$300
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDCHC
Wed 2/11
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 14/11
nonstop
$300
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDCHC
Thu 3/11
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 14/11
nonstop
$300
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDCHC
Wed 16/11
nonstop
CHCSYD
Thu 24/11
nonstop
$300
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDCHC
Wed 16/11
nonstop
CHCSYD
Tue 22/11
nonstop
$300
Select
Air New Zealand
SYDCHC
Thu 13/10
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 17/10
nonstop
$316
Select
Air New Zealand
SYDCHC
Mon 17/10
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 31/10
nonstop
$316
Select
Air New Zealand
SYDCHC
Tue 18/10
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 31/10
nonstop
$316
Select
Air New Zealand
SYDCHC
Thu 27/10
nonstop
CHCSYD
Tue 1/11
nonstop
$316
Select
Air New Zealand
SYDCHC
Sun 30/10
nonstop
CHCSYD
Sat 5/11
nonstop
$316
Select
China Airlines
SYDCHC
Fri 4/11
nonstop
CHCSYD
Fri 11/11
nonstop
$339
Select
Emirates
SYDCHC
Tue 29/11
nonstop
CHCSYD
Tue 6/12
nonstop
$360
Select
Qantas
SYDCHC
Fri 2/12
1 stop
CHCSYD
Sun 11/12
1 stop
$445
Select
Fiji Airways
SYDCHC
Mon 5/12
1 stop
CHCSYD
Tue 13/12
1 stop
$765
Select
Fiji Airways
SYDCHC
Wed 7/12
1 stop
CHCSYD
Mon 12/12
1 stop
$765
Select
Fiji Airways
SYDCHC
Wed 7/12
1 stop
CHCSYD
Wed 14/12
1 stop
$765
Select
Singapore
SYDCHC
Mon 3/10
2 stops
CHCSYD
Mon 17/10
2 stops
$931
Select
Singapore
SYDCHC
Tue 4/10
2 stops
CHCSYD
Wed 12/10
2 stops
$931
Select
Singapore
SYDCHC
Thu 6/10
2 stops
CHCSYD
Mon 10/10
2 stops
$931
Select
Singapore
SYDCHC
Thu 6/10
2 stops
CHCSYD
Wed 19/10
2 stops
$931
Select
Singapore
SYDCHC
Mon 10/10
2 stops
CHCSYD
Fri 21/10
2 stops
$931
Select
China Southern
SYDCHC
Sat 29/10
1 stop
CHCSYD
Fri 18/11
1 stop
$1,465
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Sydney to Christchurch (SYD to CHC)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Sydney to Christchurch, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $300.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Sydney to Christchurch (SYD to CHC)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $389 $517
7-14 days $389 $492
14-21 days $392 $517
21-30 days $392 $517
30-60 days $271 $328
60-90 days $300 $418
90+ days $292 $383

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sydney to Christchurch

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$271 $303 $300 $300 $300 $322 $303

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Sydney to Christchurch

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 31/08/16 3/09/16 0 $389
September Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 27/09/16 15/10/16 0 $303
October Sydney Christchurch Jetstar 10/10/16 14/10/16 0 $271
November Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 2/11/16 14/11/16 0 $300
December Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 1/12/16 14/12/16 0 $300
January Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 30/01/17 11/02/17 0 $292
February Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 2/02/17 13/02/17 0 $295
March Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 3/03/17 14/03/17 0 $303

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Sydney to Christchurch

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Sydney to Christchurch.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$433
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$433 $392
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$392 $392
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$392 $462
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$462 $472
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$472

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Sydney to Christchurch (SYD to CHC)

Your Sydney to Christchurch 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 Sydney to Christchurch is $707.

The average price for non-stop flights from Sydney to Christchurch is $357.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Sydney to Christchurch
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Emirates 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 09:15 09:15
Jetstar 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 19:30 19:30
Air New Zealand 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 07:10 07:10
Qantas 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 07:10 17:45
Virgin Australia 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 19:15 19:15

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Sydney to Christchurch (SYD to CHC)

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 Sydney 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 Sydney to Christchurch is $392.

The average price for round trip flights from Sydney to Christchurch is $606.

Sydney to Christchurch Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Sydney to Christchurch?
Answer: The average Sydney to Christchurch flight time is 3 hours and 6 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Sydney and Christchurch?
Answer: The distance from Sydney to Christchurch is 2124 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Sydney to Christchurch?
Answer: There are 36 direct flights from Sydney to Christchurch.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Sydney to Christchurch?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 33% of the non-stop flights between Sydney and Christchurch.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Sydney to Christchurch?
Answer: Auckland, NZ

Airlines Flying from Sydney to Christchurch (SYD to CHC) Number of flights searched: 90Last modified: 25/08/2016 1:44 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Sydney to Christchurch with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Sydney to Christchurch.

Sydney to Christchurch
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Emirates - X X X X X X X
Jetstar - X X X X X
Air New Zealand - X X X X X X X
Air New Zealand WLG X X X X X X X
Qantas - X X X X X X X
Qantas BNE X X X X X X X
Virgin Australia - X X X X X X X
Virgin Australia MEL X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Sydney and Christchurch, 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 Sydney - SYD

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sydney to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $119

Cheap International Flights from Sydney - SYD

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sydney to Wellington Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $316
Sydney to London Jet Airways, Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Kenya, Latam Airlines Group, Lufthansa, Swiss, Xiamen, Malaysia, Air Mauritius, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, S7, South African, SAS, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $1,038
Sydney to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $383
Sydney to Nelson Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $513
Sydney to Dunedin Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $537
Sydney to Blenheim Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $554
Sydney to Auckland China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Korean, Latam Airlines Group, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air Vanuatu, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Aircalin, Thai, Virgin Australia $296
Sydney to Tokyo Cebu Pacific, Air Canada, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Delta, Garuda, Hawaiian, Hainan, JAL, Jetstar, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Aircalin, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $693
Sydney to Rotorua Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $535
Sydney to Palmerston North Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $535
Sydney to Hamilton Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $538
Sydney to Napier - Hastings Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $535
Sydney to Invercargill Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $602
Sydney to New Plymouth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $535
Sydney to Shanghai Sichuan, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Delta, Garuda, Hainan, JAL, Jetstar, Korean, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $508
Sydney to Bangkok Cebu Pacific, AirAsia, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Korean, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $606
Sydney to Beijing Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Delta, Garuda, Hawaiian, Hainan, JAL, Jetstar, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $504
Sydney to Tauranga Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $535
Sydney to Taupo Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $899

Cheap International Flights to Christchurch - CHC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Canberra to Christchurch Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $542
Newcastle to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $548
Port Macquarie to Christchurch Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $643
Dubbo to Christchurch Qantas $756
Tamworth to Christchurch Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Canberra to Wellington Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $502
Newcastle to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $521
Canberra to Queenstown Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $634
Canberra to Auckland Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $521
Newcastle to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $831
Cheap Flights from Sydney to Christchurch, NZ, New Zealand, from $271 Round trip from SYD to CHC