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Flights from Sydney to Christchurch, New Zealand Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 3:00 -05:00

Christchurch Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 3:00 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 25,388,445,043 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from {origin} to Christchurch. Air New Zealand & Virgin Australia frequently offer the best deals on {origin} to Christchurch flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Air New Zealand
SYDCHC
Sun 15/01
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 23/01
nonstop
$296
Virgin Australia
SYDCHC
Sun 15/01
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 23/01
nonstop
$296
Jetstar
SYDCHC
Mon 16/01
nonstop
CHCSYD
Fri 27/01
nonstop
$312
Emirates
SYDCHC
Sun 15/01
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 23/01
nonstop
$372
Qantas
SYDCHC
Mon 16/01
nonstop
CHCSYD
Sat 28/01
nonstop
$378
China Airlines
SYDCHC
Thu 19/01
nonstop
CHCSYD
Fri 27/01
nonstop
$434

How Much is a Flight from Sydney to Christchurch? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 $302.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Sydney 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 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 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 Sydney to Christchurch? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $391 $517
7-14 days $431 $531
14-21 days $551 $627
21-30 days $441 $545
30-60 days $296 $386
60-90 days $300 $423
90+ days $300 $412

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sydney to Christchurch Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 25,395,253,557 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Sydney to Christchurch is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$300 $300 $300 $300 $300 $320 $296

Compare Flight Prices from Sydney to Christchurch by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Sydney to Christchurch flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 11/12/16 14/12/16 0 $391
January Sydney Christchurch Air New Zealand 15/01/17 23/01/17 0 $296
February Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 1/02/17 6/02/17 0 $300
March Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 1/03/17 7/03/17 0 $300
April Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 27/04/17 13/05/17 0 $302
May Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 5/05/17 15/05/17 0 $300
June Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 11/06/17 19/06/17 0 $300
July Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 24/07/17 29/07/17 0 $300

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Sydney to Christchurch Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$469
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$469 $431
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$431 $666
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$666 $514
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$514 $595
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$595

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Sydney to Christchurch Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Sydney to Christchurch is $445.

The average price for direct flights from Sydney to Christchurch is $341.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Sydney to Christchurch - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
China Airlines 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 12:40 12:40
Emirates 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:45 08:45
Jetstar 1 1 2 1 1 2 1 11:30 19:35
Air New Zealand 2 2 1 2 2 2 1 08:00 16:45
Qantas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:55 10:55
Virgin Australia 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 19:05 19:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Sydney to Christchurch Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 $233.

The average price for round trip flights from Sydney to Christchurch is $328.

Sydney to Christchurch Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Sydney to Christchurch?
Answer: The average Sydney to Christchurch flight time is 3 hours and 6 minutes.
Question: How far is Christchurch from Sydney?
Answer: The distance from Sydney to Christchurch is 2,124 kilometers (1,320 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Sydney to Christchurch?
Answer: There are 44 direct flights from Sydney to Christchurch.
Question: What are the most popular Sydney airlines for direct flights from Sydney to Christchurch?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 27% of the non-stop flights between Sydney and Christchurch.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Sydney to Christchurch?
Answer: Melbourne, AU

Airlines in Sydney flying to Christchurch Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 3:00 -05:00Number of routes searched: 59Number of itineraries searched: 1,754,439

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

Sydney to Christchurch
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar -
Air New Zealand -
Qantas -
Virgin Australia -
China Airlines TPE
China Southern CAN
Fiji Airways NAN
Jetstar MEL
Jetstar OOL
Air New Zealand AKL
Air New Zealand WLG
Air New Zealand ZQN
Qantas BNE
Qantas MEL
Singapore SIN
Virgin Australia BNE
Virgin Australia MEL
Virgin Australia OOL
Virgin Australia PER

Sydney to Christchurch Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Sydney 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 Sydney - SYD Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 3:00 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

FlightsLowest Price
Sydney to Melbourne$124
Cheap Flights from Sydney to Christchurch