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Christchurch (CHC) to Cape Town (CPT)

All the information you need to plan the best CHC to CPT flight in 2021: compare Christchurch to Cape Town flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cape Town.
CHC - CPT
Price
$1,383 - $2,506
CPT
Temperature
19 - 29 °C
CPT
Precipitation
9 - 94 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,383

From Christchurch to Cape Town

One-way from

$1,113

One-way flight from Christchurch to Cape Town

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Christchurch to Cape Town?

Travellers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 43% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Christchurch to Cape Town?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 49 days in advance, which can save you up to 14% on flights from Christchurch to Cape Town compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 49 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 $1,776. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,930.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Christchurch to Cape Town?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Cape Town from Christchurch average $1,623. You can even find prices in August for less than $1,623, as users have found deals to Cape Town from as low as $1,225. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cape Town from Christchurch. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 46%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Christchurch to Cape Town (CHC - CPT)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Christchurch to Cape Town in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 30% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

One-way flights to Cape Town from Christchurch

The cheapest one-way flights from Christchurch to Cape Town
06:50 - 07:10
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
34h 20m
CHC - CPT
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Flight FAQs

From Christchurch to Cape Town

How popular is this flight route?

The Christchurch to Cape Town Intl flight path was viewed by 305 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Which airlines flying from Christchurch to Cape Town Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Christchurch to Cape Town Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Singapore Airlines, Emirates, and South African are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Singapore Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Does it rain more in Christchurch or Cape Town?

Expected rainfall in Christchurch is more than in Cape Town. You can expect this to be the case over the next 5 days.

Is Christchurch weather warmer or cooler than Cape Town?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 29 °C on average in the month of February. The temperature in Cape Town is typically hotter than in Christchurch. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

Alternative routes for Christchurch to Cape Town

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Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Christchurch to Cape Town.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R10.28
Average temperature for July in Cape Town
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Cape Town
94.0 mm

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