Cheap flights from Invercargill to Christchurch

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The best prices from Invercargill to Christchurch are usually found in November or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Invercargill to Christchurch

All the information you need to plan the best IVC to CHC flight in 2022: compare Invercargill to Christchurch flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Christchurch.



$130 - $232



6 - 17 °C



40 - 60 mm

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From Invercargill to Christchurch

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

Friday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Invercargill to Christchurch. 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.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Invercargill to Christchurch, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 69% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $292 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $379.

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

November is one of the best times of the year to fly to Christchurch from Invercargill. Prices for November average $255 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $151. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a November flight can save you 36% on your journey compared to booking in November

When is the cheapest time to fly from Invercargill to Christchurch (IVC - CHC)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Invercargill to Christchurch at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 35% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Invercargill to Christchurch flights.

How popular is this Invercargill to Christchurch flight route?

This flight path from Invercargill to Christchurch was viewed by 747 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most reliable airlines from Invercargill to Christchurch?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Invercargill to Christchurch consider choosing Singapore Airlines(96%), Air New Zealand(94%) or Qantas Airways(93%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

Alternative routes for Invercargill to Christchurch

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Top airline flying from Invercargill to Christchurch

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Invercargill to Christchurch choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Invercargill to Christchurch

See what time of day planes typically take off from Invercargill to Christchurch
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Weekly flight availability from Invercargill to Christchurch

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Invercargill to Christchurch
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