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The best prices from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International are usually found in May or September, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Christchurch International (CHC)

SYD - CHC
Price
$383 - $648

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Average price

$430

Average for round-trip flights in February 2021

Round-trip from

$383

From Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International

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 Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International?

Sunday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Christchurch International.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 60 days in advance, which can save you up to 127% on flights from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 60 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 $241. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $325.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International?

May can be a great time to fly to Christchurch International from Kingsford Smith with a flight ticket averaging about $182. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $85. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International (SYD - CHC)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 11% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International in February, March 2021

27 Mar - 3 Apr
$1,223pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
27 Mar - 3 Apr
$1,296pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
27 Mar - 3 Apr
$1,490pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International 2021 flight deals

4 Oct - 19 Oct
$478pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
4 Sep - 11 Sep
$479pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
16 Nov - 7 Dec
$493pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Direct flights to Christchurch International from Kingsford Smith

10 Aug - 11 Aug
$628pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Emirates
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
19 Apr - 26 Apr
$1,395pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
21 Aug - 5 Sep
$1,448pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Emirates
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

One-way flights to Christchurch International from Kingsford Smith

05:50 - 06:25
Air New Zealand
1 stop
22h 35m
SYD - CHC
Air New Zealand
$837
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Flight FAQs

From Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International

Can I find flights from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International for under $541 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International for under $541. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $503, but on average you can expect to pay $1,104.

Which airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Christchurch have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Christchurch that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Air New Zealand, Emirates, and Jetstar. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International for under $677 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 4 direct flights from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International under $677. A good price for a direct flight from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International is less than $1,261.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Christchurch was viewed by 473 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 Sydney or Christchurch?

Expected rainfall in Sydney is less than in Christchurch. You can expect this to be the case over the next 14 days.

Is Sydney weather warmer or cooler than Christchurch?

Expect the weather to be around 27 °C on average in January. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Christchurch is generally colder than in Sydney.

How long does is the flight from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International?

There are many flights that can get you from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International in 3h 05m. Fly via Emirates, Air New Zealand, or Jetstar to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International return?

Currently priced at $504, Jetstar will fly you from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International and back. In addition to Jetstar, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Emirates and Air New Zealand - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $628 and $1,205, respectively.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International one-way?

$837 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Air New Zealand.

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Top 4 airlines flying from Kingsford Smith to Christchurch International

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
$144 $248 No cancel fee 74%
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Air New Zealand
$236 $369 No cancel fee 78%
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Virgin Australia
$266 $371 No cancel fee 80%
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Emirates
$266 $442 No cancel fee 75%
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