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How to find the cheapest flight from
Christchurch (CHC) to Cape Town (CPT)

CHC - CPT
Price
$1,444 - $2,653
CPT
Temperature
19 - 29 °C
CPT
Rainfall
9 - 94 mm
Popular in December High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise
Cheapest in May Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop
Average price $1,652 Average for round-trip flights in August 2020
Round-trip from $1,444 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 39% 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 42 days in advance, which can save you up to 15% on flights from Christchurch to Cape Town compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 42 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 $3,076. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $3,389.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Cape Town from Christchurch average $1,850. You can even find prices in May for less than $1,850, as users have found deals to Cape Town from as low as $1,408. 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 36%.

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 17% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

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Flight FAQs

From Christchurch to Cape Town

Can I find flights from Christchurch to Cape Town for under $1,400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Christchurch to Cape Town for under $1,400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Emirates for just $1,352, but on average you can expect to pay $1,358.

Are there direct flights from Christchurch to Cape Town for under $1,400 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Christchurch to Cape Town, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

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.

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 6 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.

How long does is the flight from Christchurch to Cape Town?

There are many flights that can get you from Christchurch to Cape Town in 55h 05m. Fly via Emirates to get the fastest option.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Christchurch to Cape Town return?

According to our current data, Emirates ($2,060), offers the cheapest pricing from Christchurch to Cape Town.

Alternative routes for Christchurch to Cape Town

Destination information for Cape Town

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Christchurch to Cape Town
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R11.45
Average temperature for August in Cape Town
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for August in Cape Town
68.0 mm

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