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Flights from Wellington to Christchurch, New Zealand

Wellington to Christchurch Last modified: Mar 23, 2017 2:50 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 34,302,757,512 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Christchurch. Air New Zealand frequently offer the best deals to Christchurch flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Air New Zealand
WLGCHC
Sat 27/05
nonstop
CHCWLG
Mon 29/05
nonstop
$150

How Much is a Flight from Wellington 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 Wellington to Christchurch, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $184.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Wellington 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Wellington 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 Wellington 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 Wellington to Christchurch.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $238 $319
7-14 days $227 $239
14-21 days $238 $252
21-30 days $212 $319
30-60 days $160 $249
60-90 days $150 $231
90+ days $150 $211

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

We've examined 34,319,906,090 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Wellington to Christchurch is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$161$227$227$190$161$150$171

Compare Flight Prices from Wellington 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 Wellington to Christchurch flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
March Wellington Christchurch Air New Zealand 29/03/17 30/03/17 0 $238
April Wellington Christchurch Air New Zealand 29/04/17 4/05/17 0 $161
May Wellington Christchurch Air New Zealand 27/05/17 29/05/17 0 $150
June Wellington Christchurch Air New Zealand 5/06/17 7/06/17 0 $161
July Wellington Christchurch Air New Zealand 12/07/17 13/07/17 0 $161
August Wellington Christchurch Air New Zealand 25/08/17 1/09/17 0 $150
September Wellington Christchurch Air New Zealand 13/09/17 14/09/17 0 $150
October Wellington Christchurch Air New Zealand 22/10/17 24/10/17 0 $433

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Wellington 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 Wellington to Christchurch. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
$319
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$319 $238
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$238 $259
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$259 $259
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$259 $190
30 1 2 3 4 5 6
$190

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Wellington 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 Wellington to Christchurch is $392.

The average price for direct flights from Wellington to Christchurch is $303.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Wellington to Christchurch - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 08:20 18:10
Air New Zealand 19 19 21 21 21 13 15 06:35 20:35

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

The average price for round trip flights from Wellington to Christchurch is $225.

Wellington to Christchurch Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Wellington to Christchurch?
Answer: The average Wellington to Christchurch flight time is 58 minutes.
Question: How far is Christchurch from Wellington?
Answer: The distance from Wellington to Christchurch is 304 kilometers (189 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Wellington to Christchurch?
Answer: There are 140 direct flights from Wellington to Christchurch.
Question: What are the most popular Wellington airlines for direct flights from Wellington to Christchurch?
Answer: Air New Zealand provides 90% of the non-stop flights between Wellington and Christchurch.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Wellington to Christchurch?
Answer: Auckland, NZ

Airlines in Wellington flying to Christchurch Last modified: Mar 23, 2017 2:50 -04:00Number of routes searched: 19Number of itineraries searched: 186,838

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

Wellington to Christchurch
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air New Zealand -
Air New Zealand AKL
Air New Zealand DUD
Air New Zealand HLZ
Air New Zealand IVC

Wellington to Christchurch Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Wellington 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 Wellington - WLG Last modified: Mar 23, 2017 2:50 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Wellington to Christchurch