Flights from Auckland to Christchurch, New Zealand

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Auckland to Christchurch Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 9:37 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Christchurch. Jetstar & Air New Zealand frequently offer the best deals to Christchurch flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
AKLCHC
Thu 4/04
nonstop
CHCAKL
Mon 8/04
nonstop
$179
Air New Zealand
AKLCHC
Tue 16/04
nonstop
CHCAKL
Tue 30/04
nonstop
$213

How Much is a Flight from Auckland to Christchurch?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Auckland to Christchurch, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $184.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Auckland 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 Auckland 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 Auckland to Christchurch?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $234 $419
7-14 days $158 $443
14-21 days $231 $411
21-30 days $255 $366
30-60 days $179 $321
60-90 days $179 $292
90+ days $136 $292

Cheapest Day To Fly from Auckland to Christchurch

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Auckland to Christchurch is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$179$158$179$202$203 $179

Compare Flight Prices from Auckland to Christchurch by Month

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 Auckland to Christchurch flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January Auckland Christchurch Jetstar 17/01/24 22/01/24 0 $158
February Auckland Christchurch Jetstar 22/02/24 27/02/24 0 $222
March Auckland Christchurch Jetstar 5/03/24 19/03/24 0 $179
April Auckland Christchurch Jetstar 4/04/24 8/04/24 0 $179
May Auckland Christchurch Jetstar 11/05/24 20/05/24 0 $179
June Auckland Christchurch Jetstar 26/06/24 3/07/24 0 $136
July Auckland Christchurch Jetstar 1/07/24 13/07/24 0 $179
August Auckland Christchurch Jetstar 21/08/24 3/09/24 0 $158

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Auckland to Christchurch

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$243
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$243 $366
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$366 $338
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$338 $358
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$358 $504
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$504

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Auckland to Christchurch

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 Auckland to Christchurch is $324.

The average price for direct flights from Auckland to Christchurch is $185.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Auckland to Christchurch

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 Auckland 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 Auckland to Christchurch is $83.

The average price for round trip flights from Auckland to Christchurch is $185.

Auckland to Christchurch Flight Questions

Auckland to Christchurch Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Auckland 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 Flights from Auckland to Christchurch