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Cheap flights from South Island to Australia from $165

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 12/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
CHC — SYD
29 May — 5 Jun1
1 adult
Wed 29/5
Wed 5/6

How far in advance should I book a flight from South Island to Australia?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 32% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from South Island to Australia 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $684, or $764 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Island to Australia?

Our data shows that June tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Australia from South Island. Users have commonly found prices around $618 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $368. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Island to Australia (EDG - AU)?

When flying from South Island 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.

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from South Island to Australia

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air New Zealand for the route between South Island and Australia. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 124,196 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest Air New Zealand flights we've detected travelling from South Island to Australia. Make sure to check back often as deals are often changing.
Tue 17/906:35CHC - SYD
Nonstop3h 40mAir New Zealand
Sat 21/917:55SYD - CHC
Nonstop3h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 23/5$564
Wed 14/806:35CHC - SYD
Nonstop3h 40mAir New Zealand
Fri 6/917:55SYD - CHC
Nonstop3h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 23/5$568
Thu 20/606:35CHC - SYD
Nonstop3h 40mAir New Zealand
Wed 26/617:55SYD - CHC
Nonstop3h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 23/5$582
Tue 17/908:30CHC - SYD
1 stop10h 25mAir New Zealand
Sat 21/918:10SYD - CHC
1 stop16h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 23/5$589
Thu 20/606:35CHC - SYD
Nonstop3h 40mAir New Zealand
Wed 26/618:25SYD - CHC
1 stop16h 25mAir New Zealand
Deal found 23/5$597
Thu 20/606:35CHC - SYD
Nonstop3h 40mAir New Zealand
Wed 26/617:55SYD - CHC
Nonstop3h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 23/5$599
Tue 5/1112:10CHC - SYD
1 stop7h 15mAir New Zealand
Thu 7/1109:00SYD - CHC
Nonstop3h 10mAir New Zealand
Deal found 23/5$602
Tue 5/1115:05CHC - SYD
1 stop8h 40mAir New Zealand
Thu 7/1119:15SYD - CHC
1 stop10h 10mAir New Zealand
Deal found 23/5$605
Sun 11/806:35CHC - SYD
Nonstop3h 40mAir New Zealand
Sun 8/917:55SYD - CHC
Nonstop3h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 23/5$612

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from South Island to Australia

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Qantas Airways for the route between South Island and Australia. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 124,196 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest Qantas Airways flights we've found from South Island to Australia. Deals are refreshing constantly so come back soon for more options.
Thu 20/615:50CHC - BNE
Nonstop3h 55mQantas Airways
Thu 27/618:55BNE - CHC
Nonstop3h 25mQantas Airways
Deal found 22/5$712
Sat 10/815:50CHC - BNE
Nonstop3h 55mQantas Airways
Sat 17/818:55BNE - CHC
Nonstop3h 25mQantas Airways
Deal found 23/5$754
Sat 22/616:50CHC - SYD
Nonstop3h 30mQantas Airways
Sat 29/618:55SYD - CHC
Nonstop3h 00mQantas Airways
Deal found 23/5$759
Fri 14/615:50CHC - BNE
Nonstop3h 55mQantas Airways
Sun 16/618:55BNE - CHC
Nonstop3h 25mQantas Airways
Deal found 23/5$772
Wed 19/615:50CHC - BNE
Nonstop3h 55mQantas Airways
Thu 20/618:55BNE - CHC
Nonstop3h 25mQantas Airways
Deal found 23/5$774
Tue 10/920:20ZQN - AVV
1 stop15h 30mQantas Airways
Wed 16/1006:00AVV - ZQN
1 stop11h 25mQantas Airways
Deal found 23/5$800
Tue 16/706:05CHC - SYD
Nonstop3h 30mQantas Airways
Tue 30/710:20SYD - CHC
Nonstop3h 05mQantas Airways
Deal found 23/5$1,500

Cheap South Island to Australia flights in May & June 2024

Find cheap flight options from South Island to Australia specifically for the months of May and June 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 124,196 searches. Prices were last updated on 24 May 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from South Island to Australia in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Tue 11/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Wed 24/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$425
Fri 28/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Sun 30/618:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$429
Wed 12/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Sun 16/618:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$445
Tue 11/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Fri 19/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$448
Sun 16/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Wed 24/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$471
Fri 14/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Tue 23/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$473
Wed 12/609:40CHC - MEL
1 stop15h 05mJetstar
Wed 24/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$491
Fri 14/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Fri 19/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$492
Wed 12/608:35CHC - MEL
1 stop16h 10mJetstar
Sun 21/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$494

South Island to Australia 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between South Island and Australia in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 124,196 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from South Island to Australia in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Fri 26/716:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Sun 28/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$398
Sun 11/816:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Wed 14/818:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$412
Tue 11/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Wed 24/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$425
Fri 28/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Sun 30/618:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$429
Wed 12/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Sun 16/618:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$445
Tue 11/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Fri 19/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$448
Fri 23/816:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Sun 25/818:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$456
Sun 16/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Wed 24/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$471
Fri 14/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Tue 23/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$473

Direct flights to Australia from South Island

Discover direct flight options from South Island to Australia. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 124,196 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
For a shorter flight, select one of these non-stop flights from South Island to Australia. Select from other flights from South Island to Australia by using the search form above.
Fri 26/716:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Sun 28/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$398
Sun 11/816:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Wed 14/818:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$412
Tue 11/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Wed 24/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$425
Fri 28/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Sun 30/618:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$429
Wed 12/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Sun 16/618:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$445
Tue 11/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Fri 19/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$448
Fri 23/816:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Sun 25/818:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$456
Sun 16/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Wed 24/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$471
Fri 14/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Tue 23/718:50MEL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$473

South Island to Australia flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from South Island to Australia for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 124,196 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
Book one of these great deals on flights from South Island to Australia. It's wise to confirm all flight details are correct before booking.
Thu 30/516:05CHC - OOL
Nonstop3h 40mJetstar
Mon 3/618:50OOL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$510
Thu 30/516:05CHC - OOL
Nonstop3h 40mJetstar
Thu 13/618:50OOL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$514
Thu 30/516:05CHC - OOL
Nonstop3h 40mJetstar
Thu 13/609:35OOL - CHC
1 stop8h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$632
Thu 30/518:10CHC - OOL
1 stop22h 05mJetstar
Mon 3/618:50OOL - CHC
Nonstop3h 15mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$654
Thu 30/516:05CHC - OOL
Nonstop3h 40mJetstar
Thu 13/609:35OOL - CHC
2 stops8h 55mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$694
Mon 3/614:25ZQN - MEL
1 stop6h 25mMultiple Airlines
Tue 4/618:50MEL - ZQN
1 stop15h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$741
Thu 30/518:10CHC - OOL
1 stop22h 05mJetstar
Mon 3/621:40OOL - CHC
1 stop24h 25mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$767
Fri 31/515:50CHC - BNE
Nonstop3h 55mMultiple Airlines
Fri 7/616:10BNE - CHC
1 stop13h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$771
Fri 31/506:25CHC - BNE
1 stop19h 15mMultiple Airlines
Fri 7/616:10BNE - CHC
1 stop13h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$777

One-way flights to Australia from South Island

Search for one-way flight options from South Island to Australia. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 124,196 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from South Island to Australia can choose from these deals. Users can also find round-trip South Island to Australia flights by using the search form above.
Wed 12/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$165
Wed 19/616:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$169
Wed 6/1116:10CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$172
Wed 5/620:40ZQN - MEL
Nonstop3h 25mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$177
Tue 2/716:05CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$183
Wed 30/1016:10CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$190
Mon 28/1020:35ZQN - MEL
Nonstop3h 30mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$191
Tue 29/1016:10CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$191
Wed 20/1116:10CHC - MEL
Nonstop3h 45mJetstar
Deal found 23/5$193

Find flights from South Island to Australia within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from South Island to Australia that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 124,196 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$398 - $743

Route

Departure

Return

Price

ChristchurchMelbourne

CHC - MEL

CHCMEL

Christchurch

Fri 26/7

Nonstop3h 45m

Melbourne

Sun 28/7

Nonstop3h 15m

$398

ChristchurchMelbourne

CHC - MEL

CHCMEL

Christchurch

Sun 11/8

Nonstop3h 45m

Melbourne

Wed 14/8

Nonstop3h 15m

$412

ChristchurchMelbourne

CHC - MEL

CHCMEL

Christchurch

Tue 11/6

Nonstop3h 45m

Melbourne

Wed 24/7

Nonstop3h 15m

$425

ChristchurchMelbourne

CHC - MEL

CHCMEL

Christchurch

Fri 28/6

Nonstop3h 45m

Melbourne

Sun 30/6

Nonstop3h 15m

$429

Queenstown IntlMelbourne

ZQN - MEL

ZQNMEL

Queenstown Intl

Tue 10/9

Nonstop3h 35m

Melbourne

Wed 16/10

Nonstop3h 10m

$501

ChristchurchMelbourne

CHC - MEL

CHCMEL

Christchurch

Wed 5/6

Nonstop3h 45m

Melbourne

Mon 22/7

Nonstop3h 25m

$550

ChristchurchSydney Kingsford Smith

CHC - SYD

CHCSYD

Christchurch

Tue 17/9

Nonstop3h 40m

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sat 21/9

Nonstop3h 05m

$564

ChristchurchBrisbane

CHC - BNE

CHCBNE

Christchurch

Thu 20/6

Nonstop3h 55m

Brisbane

Thu 27/6

Nonstop3h 25m

$712

ChristchurchMelbourne

CHC - MEL

CHCMEL

Christchurch

Sun 30/6

Nonstop3h 50m

Melbourne

Tue 9/7

Nonstop3h 30m

$743

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 23/5

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Best time to book a flight from South Island to Australia

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Reviews of airlines servicing Australia

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Australia. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Australia. Reviews last updated 24 May 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from South Island to Australia, such as Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways and Emirates. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.3
Very Good
618 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.6

Crew

8.7

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.9

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

8.3
Very Good
618 reviews
8.3
Very Good
618 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.6

Crew

8.7

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.9

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

8.1
Very Good
3,937 reviews
8.3
Very Good
618 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.6

Crew

8.7

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.9

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

8.0
Very Good
244 reviews
8.3
Very Good
618 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.6

Crew

8.7

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.9

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

7.8
Good
629 reviews
8.3
Very Good
618 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.6

Crew

8.7

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.9

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

7.7
Good
955 reviews
8.3
Very Good
618 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.6

Crew

8.7

Boarding

8.4

Entertainment

7.9

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from South Island to Australia for under $400 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from South Island to Australia for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $398, but on average you can expect to pay $476.

  • Are there direct flights from South Island to Australia for under $400 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from South Island to Australia under $400. A good price for a direct flight from South Island to Australia is less than $491.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from South Island to Australia for under $600?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from South Island to Australia within the next 7 days for less than $600.

  • How popular is this South Island to Australia flight route?

  • What does CHC to SYD mean?

    CHC and SYD are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. CHC to SYD refers to a flight route from Christchurch Airport to Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. Melbourne Airport (MEL), Brisbane Airport (BNE), Perth Airport (PER), Adelaide Airport (ADL), Coolangatta Gold Coast Airport (OOL) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

  • Can I find deals for flights from South Island to Australia that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your South Island to Australia flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from South Island to Australia with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter South Island to Australia flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from South Island to Australia that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on South Island to Australia flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from South Island to Australia?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from South Island to Australia.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from South Island to Australia?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from South Island to Australia by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from South Island to Australia that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from South Island to Australia offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from South Island to Australia?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on South Island to Australia flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the South Island to Australia flight deals updated?

    The South Island to Australia flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 23/5.

  • When is the best time to book a flight from South Island to Australia?

    Currently, November is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from South Island to Australia (average of $228). Flying from South Island to Australia in April is currently the most expensive (average of $314). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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