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How to find the cheapest flight from
South Island (CHC) to Australia

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

To save up to 48% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 54 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from South Island to Australia from $429 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $550 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

August can be a great time to fly to Australia from South Island with a flight ticket averaging about $350. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $243. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from South Island to Australia in May, June 2021

The best prices found for CHC to Australia flights in May, June
26 Jun - 11 Jul
$376pp
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
30 Jun - 7 Jul
$382pp
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
26 Jun - 11 Jul
$389pp
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
CHC
Christchurch

South Island to Australia 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Australia from South Island found for this year
27 Aug - 30 Aug
$372pp
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
26 Jun - 11 Jul
$376pp
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
30 Jun - 7 Jul
$382pp
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
CHC
Christchurch

Direct flights to Australia from South Island

Save time with South Island to Australia direct flight deals
26 Jun - 11 Jul
$376pp
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
30 Jun - 7 Jul
$382pp
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
26 Jun - 11 Jul
$389pp
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
CHC
Christchurch

Last-minute flights from South Island to Australia

Late deals on return flights to Australia from South Island, departing today and this week
22 May - 29 May
$588pp
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
22 May - 29 May
$663pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
22 May - 29 May
$744pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
BNE
Brisbane
BNE
Brisbane
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch

One-way flights to Australia from South Island

The cheapest one-way flights from South Island to Australia
11:55 - 16:35
Qantas Airways
1 stop
6h 40m
CHC - BNE
Qantas Airways
$353
KAYAK
04:00 - 04:35
Air New Zealand
1 stop
26h 35m
CHC - SYD
Air New Zealand
$355
mytrip.com
02:30 - 06:50
Jetstar
2 stops
30h 20m
CHC - SYD
Jetstar
$373
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From South Island 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 South Island to Australia for under $413 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Island to Australia for under $413. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $372, but on average you can expect to pay $400.

Are there direct flights from South Island to Australia for under $413 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from South Island to Australia under $413. A good price for a direct flight from South Island to Australia is less than $441.

Are there last-minute flights available from South Island to Australia for under $689?

There are currently 5+ open flights from South Island to Australia within the next 7 days for less than $689.

What days are direct flights available from Christchurch to Australia?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

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

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

Emirates, Jetstar and Air New Zealand are the most popular airlines when flying from Christchurch to Australia.

What are the most popular routes from Christchurch to Australia?

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

What are the cheapest flights from Christchurch to Australia?

The cheapest flight price from Christchurch to Australia is $117. On average you can expect to pay $511. The most popular route, (Christchurch - Melbourne), can usually be booked for $377.

What are the most reliable airlines from Christchurch to Australia?

Before booking your flight to Australia from Christchurch, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Asiana Airlines (100%), ANA (90%), Qantas Airways( 86%).

How long does is the flight from South Island to Australia?

For as low as $827, Qantas Airways can have you in Australia from South Island in 3h 30m. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from South Island to Australia return?

According to our current data, Jetstar ($373), offers the cheapest pricing from South Island to Australia.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $196 on Jetstar. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Air New Zealand from $249 and Qantas Airways from $353 one-way.

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Top 5 airlines flying from South Island to Australia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Island 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
Jetstar
$172 $360 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$169 $410 No cancel fee 80%
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Air New Zealand
$225 $447 No cancel fee 78%
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Emirates
$182 $464 No cancel fee 75%
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Qantas Airways
$161 $467 No cancel fee 74%
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