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Cheap flights from Dunedin to Christchurch from $82

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 18/5. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
DUD — CHC
22 Apr — 29 Apr1
1 adult
Mon 22/4
Mon 29/4

The best prices from Dunedin to Christchurch are usually found in November or October, booked 77 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

Cheap flight deals from Dunedin to Christchurch

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Dunedin (DUD) to Christchurch (CHC). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 17 April 2024.

Popular in

April

Cheapest in

November

Average price

$314

Round-trip from

$189
High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in April 2024
From Dunedin to Christchurch

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Dunedin to Christchurch?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 19% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 45 days in advance to save up to 9% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 45 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Dunedin to Christchurch 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $170, or $336 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from Dunedin to Christchurch lean towards being more expensive in April. Prices are generally better when you fly from Dunedin to Christchurch in November, with the cheapest ticket starting at $129.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dunedin to Christchurch (DUD - CHC)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Dunedin to Christchurch in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 21% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Dunedin to Christchurch

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air New Zealand for the route between Dunedin and Christchurch. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,702 searches. Data last updated 17 April 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest Air New Zealand flights we've detected travelling from Dunedin to Christchurch. Deals update often to give you more flight options matching your criteria
Thu 27/608:05DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Mon 1/719:30CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$243
Tue 18/606:05DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Wed 19/619:30CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$251
Tue 18/606:05DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Wed 19/619:30CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$275
Tue 18/606:25DUD - CHC
1 stop6h 25mAir New Zealand
Wed 19/619:30CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$401
Tue 18/606:05DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Wed 19/610:15CHC - DUD
1 stop10h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$403

Cheap Jetstar flights from Dunedin to Christchurch

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Jetstar for the route between Dunedin and Christchurch. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,702 searches. Data last updated 17 April 2024.
Take a gander at the lowest prices we've found on Jetstar flights from Dunedin to Christchurch. Deals frequently update to provide users with more options.
Tue 18/616:00DUD - CHC
1 stop21h 00mJetstar
Wed 19/620:25CHC - DUD
1 stop19h 00mJetstar
Deal found 15/4$396
Tue 18/616:00DUD - CHC
1 stop15h 50mJetstar
Wed 19/613:50CHC - DUD
1 stop25h 35mJetstar
Deal found 16/4$406
Thu 27/616:00DUD - CHC
1 stop22h 35mJetstar
Mon 1/720:25CHC - DUD
1 stop19h 00mJetstar
Deal found 16/4$865

Cheap Dunedin to Christchurch flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Dunedin to Christchurch specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,702 searches. Prices were last updated on 17 April 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Christchurch in 2024 at this time. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Wed 22/518:45DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Sun 26/519:30CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$173
Tue 7/506:05DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Fri 10/506:30CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 14/4$231
Wed 22/510:45DUD - CHC
1 stop20h 45mAir New Zealand
Sun 26/519:30CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$282
Tue 7/506:05DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mMultiple Airlines
Fri 10/518:10CHC - DUD
1 stop22h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 14/4$352
Wed 22/506:25DUD - CHC
2 stops11h 00mAir New Zealand
Sun 26/515:20CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$392
Tue 7/516:00DUD - CHC
2 stops17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Fri 10/506:30CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 14/4$421
Wed 22/506:25DUD - CHC
2 stops8h 00mAir New Zealand
Sun 26/520:30CHC - DUD
1 stop13h 40mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$593
Tue 7/516:00DUD - CHC
2 stops17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Fri 10/520:45CHC - DUD
1 stop19h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 14/4$644
Tue 7/516:00DUD - CHC
2 stops17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Fri 10/518:10CHC - DUD
2 stops21h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 14/4$663

Dunedin to Christchurch 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Dunedin and Christchurch in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,702 searches. Data last updated 17 April 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Christchurch in 2024 at this time. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Thu 27/608:05DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Mon 1/719:30CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$243
Tue 18/606:05DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Wed 19/619:30CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$251
Tue 18/606:05DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Wed 19/619:30CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$275
Tue 18/616:00DUD - CHC
1 stop21h 00mJetstar
Wed 19/620:25CHC - DUD
1 stop19h 00mJetstar
Deal found 15/4$396
Tue 18/606:25DUD - CHC
1 stop6h 25mAir New Zealand
Wed 19/619:30CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$401
Tue 18/606:05DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Wed 19/610:15CHC - DUD
1 stop10h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$403
Tue 18/616:00DUD - CHC
1 stop15h 50mJetstar
Wed 19/613:50CHC - DUD
1 stop25h 35mJetstar
Deal found 16/4$406
Thu 27/616:00DUD - CHC
1 stop22h 35mJetstar
Mon 1/720:25CHC - DUD
1 stop19h 00mJetstar
Deal found 16/4$865
Thu 27/608:05DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Mon 1/715:20CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 17/4$1,291

Direct flights to Christchurch from Dunedin

Discover direct flight options from Dunedin to Christchurch. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,702 searches. Data last updated 17 April 2024.
If you're seeking options on non-stop flights from Dunedin to Christchurch, check out these fares. Select from other flights from Dunedin to Christchurch by using the search form above.
Thu 27/608:05DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Mon 1/719:30CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$243
Tue 18/606:05DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Wed 19/619:30CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$251
Tue 18/606:05DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Wed 19/619:30CHC - DUD
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$275

One-way flights to Christchurch from Dunedin

Search for one-way flight options from Dunedin to Christchurch. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,702 searches. Data last updated 17 April 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Dunedin to Christchurch can choose from these deals. Users in need of a round-trip flight from Dunedin to Christchurch instead should update the search form at the top of page.
Sat 18/518:45DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$82
Sun 26/518:45DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$93
Sun 28/416:55DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$122
Sun 19/508:05DUD - CHC
Nonstop1h 05mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$163
Sat 18/506:25DUD - CHC
1 stop6h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/4$178
Sun 26/516:00DUD - CHC
1 stop15h 50mJetstar
Deal found 15/4$268
Sat 18/506:25DUD - CHC
2 stops8h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$341
Sun 28/410:45DUD - CHC
1 stop20h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$481
Sun 26/519:25DUD - CHC
2 stops13h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 15/4$489

Find flights from Dunedin to Christchurch within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Dunedin to Christchurch that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,702 searches. Data last updated 17 April 2024.

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Any airport

Budget

$243 - $865

Route

Departure

Return

Price

DunedinChristchurch

DUD - CHC

DUDCHC

Dunedin

Thu 27/6

Nonstop1h 05m

Christchurch

Mon 1/7

Nonstop1h 05m

$243

DunedinChristchurch

DUD - CHC

DUDCHC

Dunedin

Tue 18/6

Nonstop1h 05m

Christchurch

Wed 19/6

Nonstop1h 05m

$251

DunedinChristchurch

DUD - CHC

DUDCHC

Dunedin

Tue 18/6

Nonstop1h 05m

Christchurch

Wed 19/6

Nonstop1h 05m

$275

DunedinChristchurch

DUD - CHC

DUDCHC

Dunedin

Tue 18/6

1 stop21h 00m

Christchurch

Wed 19/6

1 stop19h 00m

$396

DunedinChristchurch

DUD - CHC

DUDCHC

Dunedin

Tue 18/6

1 stop6h 25m

Christchurch

Wed 19/6

Nonstop1h 05m

$401

DunedinChristchurch

DUD - CHC

DUDCHC

Dunedin

Tue 18/6

Nonstop1h 05m

Christchurch

Wed 19/6

1 stop10h 50m

$403

DunedinChristchurch

DUD - CHC

DUDCHC

Dunedin

Tue 18/6

1 stop15h 50m

Christchurch

Wed 19/6

1 stop25h 35m

$406

DunedinChristchurch

DUD - CHC

DUDCHC

Dunedin

Thu 27/6

1 stop22h 35m

Christchurch

Mon 1/7

1 stop19h 00m

$865

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When is the best time to book a flight from Dunedin to Christchurch?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Dunedin to Christchurch. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The best time to book flights from Dunedin to Christchurch is 75 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Dunedin to Christchurch?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Dunedin to Christchurch. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Dunedin to Christchurch flight should consider departing on Wednesday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Christchurch by month

Plan your trip from Dunedin to Christchurch by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Dunedin to Christchurch is currently $247 while a return flight costs $405. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Dunedin to Christchurch (average of $111). Flying from Dunedin to Christchurch in March is currently the most expensive (average of $184). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$189

February

$284

March

$313

April

$211

May

$223

June

$228

July

$228

August

$240

September

$246

October

$207

November

$268

December

$250

Temperature and rainfall in Christchurch by month

Plan your trip to Christchurch by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CHC

Temperature

6 - 17 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Christchurch

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Christchurch. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Christchurch. Reviews last updated 17 April 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with Air New Zealand and Jetstar from Dunedin to Christchurch by reading reviews from past customers. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.3
Very Good
671 reviews

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

Overall

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

8.3
Very Good
671 reviews
8.3
Very Good
671 reviews

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

Overall

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

6.9
Okay
687 reviews
8.3
Very Good
671 reviews

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

Overall

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Food

7.6

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Dunedin to Christchurch. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airports do I use to fly from Dunedin to Christchurch?

    If you wish to fly to Christchurch from Dunedin, then you need to book flights from Dunedin to Christchurch. There are 16 flights from Dunedin (DUD) to Christchurch (CHC) per day to choose from. Flights to Christchurch from Dunedin are available from 1 airline, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 1h 05m is how long a nonstop flight from Dunedin to Christchurch typically takes.

  • Can I find flights from Dunedin to Christchurch for under $300 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Dunedin to Christchurch for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $243, but on average you can expect to pay $404.

  • Are there direct flights from Dunedin to Christchurch for under $300 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from Dunedin to Christchurch under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Dunedin to Christchurch is less than $257.

  • How popular is this Dunedin to Christchurch flight route?

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Dunedin to Christchurch round-trip?

    Flying on Air New Zealand is currently your cheapest option to Christchurch, with prices starting at $243. Another option worth looking into is Jetstar, starting at $396 round trip. You may be able to fly from Dunedin to Christchurch for 2% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Dunedin to Christchurch?

    Consider Qantas Airways (85%), Singapore Airlines (84%) or Etihad Airways (80%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Dunedin to Christchurch.

  • What are the cheapest flights from Dunedin to Christchurch?

    The cheapest flight price from Dunedin to Christchurch is $83. On average you can expect to pay $393. The most popular route, (Dunedin - Christchurch), can usually be booked for $173.

  • What does DUD to CHC mean?

    DUD and CHC are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. DUD to CHC refers to a flight route from Dunedin Airport to Christchurch Airport.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Dunedin to Christchurch that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Dunedin to Christchurch with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Dunedin to Christchurch that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Dunedin to Christchurch flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Dunedin to Christchurch?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to see available direct flights.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Dunedin to Christchurch?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Dunedin to Christchurch by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Dunedin to Christchurch that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines do offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Dunedin to Christchurch?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Dunedin to Christchurch flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Dunedin to Christchurch flight deals updated?

    The Dunedin to Christchurch flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 17/4.

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Hourly flight availability from Dunedin to Christchurch

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0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Dunedin to Christchurch

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