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Cheap flights from Hamilton to Christchurch from $265

This is the cheapest return flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 10/9. 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.
AKL — CHC
17 Apr — 24 Apr1
1 adult
Wed 17/4
Wed 24/4

The best prices from Hamilton to Christchurch are usually found in October or June, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from Hamilton to Christchurch

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Hamilton (HM1) 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 12 April 2024.

Popular in

November

Cheapest in

October

Average price

$412

Round-trip from

$186
High demand for flights, 11% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in April 2024
From Hamilton to Christchurch

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

To save up to 111% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 56 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Hamilton to Christchurch from $411 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $476 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from Hamilton to Christchurch lean towards being more expensive in November. Prices are generally better when you fly from Hamilton to Christchurch in October, with the cheapest ticket starting at $174.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Hamilton to Christchurch (HM1 - CHC)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Hamilton to Christchurch as you normally would.

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Hamilton to Christchurch

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air New Zealand for the route between Hamilton 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 124,181 searches. Data last updated 12 April 2024.
Tue 10/914:15HLZ - CHC
1 stop7h 35mAir New Zealand
Wed 11/906:30CHC - HLZ
1 stop7h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/4$265
Tue 10/914:15HLZ - CHC
1 stop6h 30mAir New Zealand
Wed 11/916:00CHC - HLZ
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/4$279
Tue 10/916:55HLZ - CHC
Nonstop1h 50mAir New Zealand
Wed 11/916:00CHC - HLZ
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/4$292
Tue 3/908:20HLZ - CHC
1 stop12h 25mAir New Zealand
Wed 4/914:40CHC - HLZ
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 11/4$307

Hamilton to Christchurch 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Hamilton and Christchurch in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 124,181 searches. Data last updated 12 April 2024.
Tue 10/914:15HLZ - CHC
1 stop7h 35mAir New Zealand
Wed 11/906:30CHC - HLZ
1 stop7h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/4$265
Tue 10/914:15HLZ - CHC
1 stop6h 30mAir New Zealand
Wed 11/916:00CHC - HLZ
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/4$279
Tue 10/916:55HLZ - CHC
Nonstop1h 50mAir New Zealand
Wed 11/916:00CHC - HLZ
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/4$292
Tue 3/908:20HLZ - CHC
1 stop12h 25mAir New Zealand
Wed 4/914:40CHC - HLZ
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 11/4$307

Direct flights to Christchurch from Hamilton

Discover direct flight options from Hamilton 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 124,181 searches. Data last updated 12 April 2024.
Tue 10/916:55HLZ - CHC
Nonstop1h 50mAir New Zealand
Wed 11/916:00CHC - HLZ
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 10/4$292
Tue 3/918:15HLZ - CHC
Nonstop1h 50mAir New Zealand
Wed 4/914:40CHC - HLZ
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 11/4$307

Find flights from Hamilton to Christchurch within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Hamilton 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 124,181 searches. Data last updated 12 April 2024.

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$265 - $307

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Departure

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Price

HamiltonChristchurch

HLZ - CHC

HLZCHC

Hamilton

Tue 10/9

1 stop7h 35m

Christchurch

Wed 11/9

1 stop7h 15m

$265

HamiltonChristchurch

HLZ - CHC

HLZCHC

Hamilton

Tue 10/9

1 stop6h 30m

Christchurch

Wed 11/9

Nonstop1h 45m

$279

HamiltonChristchurch

HLZ - CHC

HLZCHC

Hamilton

Tue 10/9

Nonstop1h 50m

Christchurch

Wed 11/9

Nonstop1h 45m

$292

HamiltonChristchurch

HLZ - CHC

HLZCHC

Hamilton

Tue 3/9

1 stop12h 25m

Christchurch

Wed 4/9

Nonstop1h 45m

$307

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Deals found on 10/4

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Hamilton to Christchurch. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Hamilton to Christchurch may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 55 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Hamilton to Christchurch?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Hamilton to Christchurch. Price data was last updated on 7 April 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Hamilton to Christchurch flight should consider departing on Tuesday at midday when fares are most often at their lowest. Wednesday at midday 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 Hamilton to Christchurch by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Hamilton to Christchurch is currently $0 while a return flight costs $286. Price data was last updated on 7 April 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Hamilton to Christchurch (average of $111). Flying from Hamilton 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

$185

February

$279

March

$307

April

$257

May

$224

June

$224

July

$224

August

$235

September

$242

October

$204

November

$265

December

$245

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 12 April 2024.
8.3
Very Good
673 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.6

Overall

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

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
673 reviews
8.3
Very Good
673 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.6

Overall

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

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 Hamilton to Christchurch. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Christchurch from Hamilton?

    If you book a flight to Christchurch from Hamilton, you will be flying to Christchurch, which is the city’s only airport. Christchurch (CHC) is located 9.5 km from the centre of Christchurch. There are 4 flights from Hamilton to Christchurch per day from 2 different airlines.

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

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Hamilton to Christchurch for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $265, but on average you can expect to pay $285.

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

    Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from Hamilton to Christchurch under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Hamilton to Christchurch is less than $299.

  • How popular is this Hamilton to Christchurch flight route?

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

    Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Hamilton to Christchurch on time: Virgin Atlantic (89%), United Airlines (85%), Turkish Airlines (82%).

  • What are the cheapest flights from Hamilton to Christchurch?

    Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $43. While the most popular route (Hamilton - Christchurch) can be booked for $200 on average our data indicates $229 when flying from Hamilton to Christchurch.

  • What does AKL to CHC mean?

    Great question - AKL to CHC just means Auckland Intl Airport to Christchurch Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights! Hamilton Airport (HLZ), Tauranga Airport (TRG), Rotorua Airport (ROT), Taupo Airport (TUO), Whitianga Airport (WTZ) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

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

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

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

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Hamilton 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 Hamilton 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 Hamilton to Christchurch?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Hamilton 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 Hamilton to Christchurch flight deals updated?

    The Hamilton to Christchurch flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 11/4.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Hamilton to Christchurch

Discover the top 2 airlines that operate flights from Hamilton to Christchurch. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 124,181 searches. Data last updated 12 April 2024.
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JetstarCheapest$101Average$223FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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Air New ZealandCheapest$155Average$401FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
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Hourly flight availability from Hamilton to Christchurch

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