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Christchurch (CHC) to Australia

All the information you need to plan the best CHC to SYD flight in 2021: compare Christchurch to Australia flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Australia.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Christchurch to Australia?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 60 days in advance, which can save you up to 27% on flights from Christchurch to Australia compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 60 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $497. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $561.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Christchurch to Australia?

Flights from Christchurch to Australia lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Christchurch to Australia in September, with the cheapest ticket starting at $281.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Christchurch to Australia (CHC - AU0)?

When flying from Christchurch to Australia, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Christchurch to Australia 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Australia from Christchurch found for this year
31 Dec - 10 Jan
$501pp
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
31 Dec - 10 Jan
$525pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
31 Dec - 10 Jan
$555pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch

Direct flights to Australia from Christchurch

Save time with Christchurch to Australia direct flight deals
23 Mar - 28 Mar
$473pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
31 Dec - 10 Jan
$525pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
11 Jan - 18 Jan
$592pp
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch

One-way flights to Australia from Christchurch

The cheapest one-way flights from Christchurch to Australia
00:40 - 06:00
Air New Zealand
1 stop
7h 20m
CHC - HBA
Air New Zealand
$302
Trip.com
11:00 - 18:05
Qantas Airways
1 stop
9h 05m
CHC - AVV
Qantas Airways
$375
Mix&Match (NZ)
06:35 - 15:45
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
11h 10m
CHC - HBA
Multiple Airlines
$387
Travelgenio

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Flight FAQs

From Christchurch to Australia

What airport do you fly from for flights from Christchurch to Australia?

Christchurch (CHC), located 9.5 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Christchurch to Australia.

Which airlines flying from Christchurch to Australia have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Jetstar, Virgin Australia, and Air New Zealand flying from Christchurch to Australia have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Christchurch to Australia for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Christchurch to Australia for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $419, but on average you can expect to pay $615.

Are there direct flights from Christchurch to Australia for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 8 direct flights from Christchurch to Australia under $500. A good price for a direct flight from Christchurch to Australia is less than $659.

How popular is this Christchurch to Australia flight route?

Flights from Christchurch to Australia have been viewed 5,491 times in the past calendar month.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Christchurch to Australia one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $163 on Jetstar. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Air New Zealand from $297 and Qantas Airways from $341 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Christchurch to Australia?

Consider Emirates, Jetstar or Air New Zealand when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Christchurch to Australia.

What are the cheapest flights from Christchurch to Australia?

On average you can expect to pay $525 for a flight from Christchurch to Australia. The cheapest flight overall is $120 while the most popular route, (Christchurch - Melbourne) is currently priced at $419.

What are the most popular routes from Christchurch to Australia?

While some choose either Christchurch - Perth or Christchurch - Melbourne Avalon, Christchurch - Melbourne is the most popular route from Christchurch to Australia.

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Australia from Christchurch?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Christchurch to Australia

Most visitors from Christchurch will not be allowed to enter Australia.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Christchurch must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Australia.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Christchurch are not required to quarantine after entering Australia.

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Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.


Do I need a test to fly back to Christchurch from Australia?

Returning to Christchurch from Australia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Australia are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Christchurch.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Australia are not required to quarantine after entering Christchurch.

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Flight duration from CHC to Australia
3h 36m

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Top 5 airlines flying from Christchurch to Australia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Christchurch to Australia choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
$229 $650 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$240 $593 No cancel fee 80%
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Jetstar
$244 $559 No cancel fee 74%
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Emirates
$258 $638 No cancel fee 75%
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Air New Zealand
$319 $638 No cancel fee 78%
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