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Cheap Flights from Sydney to Christchurch, NZ, New Zealand - SYD to CHC Last modified: 30/07/2016 2:09 AM

Popular flights from Sydney to Christchurch Last modified: 30/07/2016 2:09 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.

Virgin Australia
SYDCHC
Sun 30/10
nonstop
CHCSYD
Sat 5/11
nonstop
$379
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Air New Zealand
SYDCHC
Mon 8/08
nonstop
CHCSYD
Wed 10/08
nonstop
$401
Select
Air New Zealand
SYDCHC
Mon 8/08
nonstop
CHCSYD
Thu 11/08
nonstop
$401
Select
Air New Zealand
SYDCHC
Fri 19/08
nonstop
CHCSYD
Tue 23/08
nonstop
$401
Select
Air New Zealand
SYDCHC
Sat 20/08
nonstop
CHCSYD
Tue 23/08
nonstop
$401
Select
Air New Zealand
SYDCHC
Sat 3/09
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 12/09
nonstop
$401
Select
Jetstar
SYDCHC
Fri 9/09
1 stop
CHCSYD
Sun 11/09
1 stop
$418
Select
Qantas
SYDCHC
Wed 3/08
nonstop
CHCSYD
Fri 5/08
nonstop
$454
Select
Qantas
SYDCHC
Sun 7/08
nonstop
CHCSYD
Wed 17/08
nonstop
$454
Select
Qantas
SYDCHC
Sat 13/08
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 15/08
nonstop
$454
Select
Qantas
SYDCHC
Wed 17/08
nonstop
CHCSYD
Sun 21/08
nonstop
$454
Select
Qantas
SYDCHC
Wed 17/08
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 22/08
nonstop
$454
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Emirates
SYDCHC
Wed 24/08
1 stop
CHCSYD
Sun 28/08
1 stop
$538
Select
Emirates
SYDCHC
Wed 7/09
1 stop
CHCSYD
Tue 13/09
1 stop
$538
Select
Emirates
SYDCHC
Wed 7/09
1 stop
CHCSYD
Wed 14/09
1 stop
$538
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Emirates
SYDCHC
Sat 1/10
1 stop
CHCSYD
Tue 4/10
1 stop
$538
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Emirates
SYDCHC
Sat 1/10
1 stop
CHCSYD
Tue 11/10
1 stop
$538
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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 $389.

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 $428 $510
7-14 days $388 $510
14-21 days $388 $464
21-30 days $388 $464
30-60 days $388 $418
60-90 days $388 $464
90+ days $379 $372

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
$388 $388 $388 $388 $388 $397 $388

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 8/08/16 11/08/16 0 $388
September Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 1/09/16 6/09/16 0 $388
October Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 30/10/16 5/11/16 0 $379
November Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 2/11/16 10/11/16 0 $388
December Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 1/12/16 5/12/16 0 $388
January Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 17/01/17 24/01/17 0 $388
February Sydney Christchurch Air New Zealand 9/02/17 16/02/17 1 $372
March Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 9/03/17 14/03/17 0 $388

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
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$437
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$437 $388
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$388 $388
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$388 $388
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$388 $388
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$388

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 $505.

The average price for non-stop flights from Sydney to Christchurch is $448.

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 0 1 19:30 19:30
Air New Zealand 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 09:25 09:25
Qantas 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 07:10 17:45
Virgin Australia 1 0 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 $265.

The average price for round trip flights from Sydney to Christchurch is $445.

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 33 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 36% 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 Flying from Sydney to Christchurch (SYD to CHC) Number of flights searched: 89Last modified: 30/07/2016 2:09 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
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 $95

Cheap International Flights from Sydney - SYD

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sydney to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $417
Sydney to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Iberia, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,303
Sydney to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $521
Sydney to Nelson Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $559
Sydney to Dunedin Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $594
Sydney to Blenheim Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $651
Sydney to Auckland China Airlines, Emirates, Jetstar, Latam Airlines Group, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $288
Sydney to Tokyo Jetstar Japan, JAL, Jetstar, Vanilla, All Nippon, Qantas, Virgin Australia $690
Sydney to Rotorua Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $598
Sydney to Palmerston North Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $598
Sydney to Hamilton Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $635
Sydney to Napier - Hastings Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $554
Sydney to Invercargill Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $599
Sydney to New Plymouth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $568
Sydney to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $503
Sydney to Bangkok Emirates, Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $664
Sydney to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $503
Sydney to Tauranga Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $613
Sydney to Taupo Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $629

Cheap International Flights to Christchurch - CHC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Canberra to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $556
Newcastle to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $647
Port Macquarie to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $649
Dubbo to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Tamworth to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $660
Canberra to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $619
Newcastle to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $571
Canberra to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $765
Canberra to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $584
Newcastle to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $802
Cheap Flights from Sydney to Christchurch, NZ, New Zealand, from $379 Round trip from SYD to CHC