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Cheap Flights from Sydney to Christchurch, NZ, New Zealand - SYD to CHC Last modified: 28/06/2016 7:50 PM

Popular flights from Sydney to Christchurch Last modified: 28/06/2016 7:50 PM

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 22/08
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 29/08
nonstop
$219
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDCHC
Thu 14/07
nonstop
CHCSYD
Fri 22/07
nonstop
$316
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDCHC
Thu 14/07
nonstop
CHCSYD
Sat 23/07
nonstop
$316
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDCHC
Thu 14/07
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 25/07
nonstop
$316
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDCHC
Thu 14/07
nonstop
CHCSYD
Thu 28/07
nonstop
$316
Select
Virgin Australia
SYDCHC
Mon 18/07
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 1/08
nonstop
$316
Select
Air New Zealand
SYDCHC
Fri 19/08
nonstop
CHCSYD
Fri 26/08
nonstop
$339
Select
Emirates
SYDCHC
Mon 22/08
nonstop
CHCSYD
Mon 29/08
nonstop
$373
Select
Qantas
SYDCHC
Wed 13/07
nonstop
CHCSYD
Wed 20/07
nonstop
$388
Select
Qantas
SYDCHC
Thu 14/07
nonstop
CHCSYD
Thu 28/07
nonstop
$388
Select
Qantas
SYDCHC
Thu 21/07
nonstop
CHCSYD
Thu 4/08
nonstop
$388
Select
Qantas
SYDCHC
Thu 28/07
nonstop
CHCSYD
Wed 3/08
nonstop
$388
Select
Qantas
SYDCHC
Thu 28/07
nonstop
CHCSYD
Thu 4/08
nonstop
$388
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 $294.

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 $547 $677
7-14 days $351 $444
14-21 days $316 $435
21-30 days $316 $408
30-60 days $219 $299
60-90 days $316 $299
90+ days $316 $299

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
$219 $316 $316 $299 $247 $346 $316

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
June Sydney Christchurch Qantas 29/06/16 30/06/16 0 $547
July Sydney Christchurch Jetstar 29/07/16 7/08/16 0 $268
August Sydney Christchurch Jetstar 22/08/16 29/08/16 0 $219
September Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 1/09/16 13/09/16 0 $316
October Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 6/10/16 15/10/16 0 $386
November Sydney Christchurch Jetstar 15/11/16 30/11/16 1 $299
December Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 1/12/16 12/12/16 0 $400
January Sydney Christchurch Virgin Australia 25/01/17 31/01/17 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
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$628
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$628 $629
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$629 $475
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$475 $346
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$346 $346
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$346

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 $417.

The average price for non-stop flights from Sydney to Christchurch is $327.

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 0 1 0 07:10 07:10
Qantas 1 2 2 2 1 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 $247.

The average price for round trip flights from Sydney to Christchurch is $327.

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 31 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 29% of the non-stop flights between Sydney and Christchurch.

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 $98

Cheap International Flights from Sydney - SYD

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sydney to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $423
Sydney to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Iberia, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,496
Sydney to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $338
Sydney to Nelson Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $556
Sydney to Dunedin Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $595
Sydney to Blenheim Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $595
Sydney to Auckland China Airlines, Emirates, Jetstar, LAN, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $181
Sydney to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Virgin Australia $745
Sydney to Rotorua Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $653
Sydney to Palmerston North Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $602
Sydney to Hamilton Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $779
Sydney to Napier - Hastings Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $572
Sydney to Invercargill Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $547
Sydney to New Plymouth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $541
Sydney to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $587
Sydney to Bangkok Emirates, Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $548
Sydney to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $594
Sydney to Tauranga Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $630
Sydney to Taupo Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates

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 $603
Port Macquarie to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $618
Dubbo to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Tamworth to Christchurch Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $541
Canberra to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $653
Newcastle to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $703
Canberra to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $808
Canberra to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $614
Newcastle to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $795
Cheap Flights from Sydney to Christchurch, NZ, New Zealand, from $219 Round trip from SYD to CHC