Cheap flights from Christchurch to California

CHC — LAX
22 May — 29 May1
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1 adult
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How far in advance should I book a flight from Christchurch to California?

To save on the cost of your flight from Christchurch to California, book at least 58 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 11% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,433 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,487.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to California. Flights to California from Christchurch in August are about $1,406 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $956.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Christchurch to California (CHC - CA)?

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

Cheap flights from Christchurch to California in May, June 2022

The best prices found for CHC to California flights in May, June
24 May - 7 Jun
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

18h 25m
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

17h 20m
$1,344

Fiji Airways

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Deal found 15/5/22

24 May - 7 Jun
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

23h 55m
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

17h 20m
$1,422

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 15/5/22

17 May - 31 May
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

18h 25m
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

20h 30m
$1,446

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 15/5/22

Christchurch to California 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Christchurch found for this year
24 May - 7 Jun
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

18h 25m
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

17h 20m
$1,344

Fiji Airways

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Deal found 15/5/22

7 Nov - 21 Nov
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

16h 45m
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

19h 20m
$1,413

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 15/5/22

21 Nov - 5 Dec
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

16h 15m
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

19h 20m
$1,416

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 15/5/22

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Christchurch to California

30 May - 6 Jun
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

20h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

30h 35m
$1,459

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 15/5/22

12 Sep - 26 Sep
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

20h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

26h 20m
$1,472

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 15/5/22

30 May - 6 Jun
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

20h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

24h 30m
$1,473

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 15/5/22

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Christchurch to California

7 Nov - 21 Nov
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

16h 45m
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

19h 20m
$1,413

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 15/5/22

15 Aug - 29 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

16h 15m
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

20h 40m
$1,417

Air New Zealand

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1 Aug - 15 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

42h 15m
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

20h 40m
$1,419

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 15/5/22

Last-minute flights from Christchurch to California

Late deals on return flights to California from Christchurch, departing today and this week
24 May - 7 Jun
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

18h 25m
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

17h 20m
$1,344

Fiji Airways

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Deal found 15/5/22

24 May - 7 Jun
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

23h 55m
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

17h 20m
$1,422

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 15/5/22

24 May - 7 Jun
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

23h 55m
LAX

Los Angeles

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

24h 30m
$1,478

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 15/5/22

One-way flights to California from Christchurch

The cheapest one-way flights from Christchurch to California
19 Oct
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

20h 00m
$710

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 16/5/22

30 Oct
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

30h 35m
$721

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 15/5/22

19 Oct
CHC

Christchurch

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

34h 29m
$725

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 16/5/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Christchurch to California flights.

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

Located just 9.5 km from the city centre, Christchurch (CHC) is the airport most travellers will use when flying to California from Christchurch.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Christchurch to California that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia, and Qantas Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Christchurch to California for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Christchurch to California for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $1,413, but on average you can expect to pay $1,448.

Are there last-minute flights available from Christchurch to California for under $1,400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Christchurch to California within the next 7 days for less than $1,400.

How popular is this Christchurch to California flight route?

This flight path from Christchurch to California was viewed by 273 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular routes from Christchurch to California?

When deciding which route to take from Christchurch to California, consider Christchurch - San Francisco, Christchurch - Los Angeles or Christchurch - Oakland, as they are the most popular.

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

American Airlines, Emirates and Fiji Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Christchurch to California.

What are the cheapest flights from Christchurch to California?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $1,358. While the most popular route (Christchurch - San Francisco) can be booked for $1,470 on average our data indicates $3,931 when flying from Christchurch to California.

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Top 5 airlines flying from Christchurch to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Christchurch to California choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United AirlinesCheapest$927Average$1,935FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$937Average$1,380FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$1,037Average$1,337FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Fiji AirwaysCheapest$1,162Average$1,435FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$1,423Average$1,601FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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