Cheap flights from Nelson to Christchurch

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

How to find the cheapest flight from Nelson to Christchurch

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

NSN - CHC

Price

$84 - $207

CHC

Temperature

6 - 17 °C

CHC

Precipitation

40 - 60 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 41% potential price drop

Average price

$289

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$123

From Nelson to Christchurch

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

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Nelson 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 Nelson to Christchurch?

Users have found that booking a flight from Nelson to Christchurch at least 57 days early can save you up to 138% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 57 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Nelson to Christchurch for as little as $263 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $369 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Christchurch from Nelson. Prices for May average $208 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $93. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August. Opting for a May flight can save you 46% on your journey compared to booking in May

When is the cheapest time to fly from Nelson to Christchurch (NSN - CHC)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Nelson to Christchurch at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 34% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Nelson to Christchurch in January, February 2022

The best prices found for NSN to CHC flights in January, February
21 Jan - 23 Jan
NSN

Nelson

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

14h 00m
CHC

Christchurch

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

11h 55m
$138

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 13.01.22

23 Jan - 25 Jan
NSN

Nelson

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

10h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

5h 55m
$140

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 15.01.22

29 Jan - 1 Feb
NSN

Nelson

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

0h 55m
CHC

Christchurch

NSN

Nelson

Nonstop

0h 55m
$154

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 15.01.22

Nelson to Christchurch 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Christchurch from Nelson found for this year
21 Jan - 23 Jan
NSN

Nelson

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

14h 00m
CHC

Christchurch

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

11h 55m
$138

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 13.01.22

23 Jan - 25 Jan
NSN

Nelson

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

10h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

5h 55m
$140

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 15.01.22

29 Jan - 1 Feb
NSN

Nelson

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

0h 55m
CHC

Christchurch

NSN

Nelson

Nonstop

0h 55m
$154

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 15.01.22

Direct flights to Christchurch from Nelson

Save time with Nelson to Christchurch direct flight deals
29 Jan - 1 Feb
NSN

Nelson

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

0h 55m
CHC

Christchurch

NSN

Nelson

Nonstop

0h 55m
$154

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 15.01.22

28 Jan - 31 Jan
NSN

Nelson

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

0h 55m
CHC

Christchurch

NSN

Nelson

Nonstop

0h 55m
$238

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 14.01.22

30 Jan - 2 Feb
NSN

Nelson

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

0h 55m
CHC

Christchurch

NSN

Nelson

Nonstop

0h 55m
$282

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 15.01.22

Last-minute flights from Nelson to Christchurch

Late deals on return flights to Christchurch from Nelson, departing today and this week
21 Jan - 23 Jan
NSN

Nelson

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

14h 00m
CHC

Christchurch

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

11h 55m
$138

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 13.01.22

23 Jan - 25 Jan
NSN

Nelson

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

10h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

NSN

Nelson

1 stop

5h 55m
$140

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 15.01.22

23 Jan - 25 Jan
NSN

Nelson

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

9h 55m
CHC

Christchurch

NSN

Nelson

Nonstop

0h 55m
$191

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 15.01.22

One-way flights to Christchurch from Nelson

The cheapest one-way flights from Nelson to Christchurch
20 Jan
NSN

Nelson

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

0h 55m
$154

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 15.01.22

Related info for your journey

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

What airports do I use to fly from Nelson to Christchurch?

If you book a flight from Nelson to Christchurch, you will be flying from Nelson to Christchurch. Flights to Christchurch (CHC) from Nelson (NSN) take 0h 55m for a nonstop flight. There are 10 flights from Nelson to Christchurch per day from 1 airline.

Which airlines flying from Nelson to Christchurch have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air New Zealand flying from Nelson to Christchurch have implemented new flexible change policies.

Can I find flights from Nelson to Christchurch for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Nelson to Christchurch for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $140, but on average you can expect to pay $231.

Are there direct flights from Nelson to Christchurch for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from Nelson to Christchurch under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Nelson to Christchurch is less than $225.

Are there last-minute flights available from Nelson to Christchurch for under $200?

There are currently 14+ open flights from Nelson to Christchurch within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this Nelson to Christchurch flight route?

This flight path from Nelson to Christchurch was viewed by 715 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Nelson to Christchurch round-trip?

Flying on Air New Zealand is currently your cheapest option to Christchurch, with prices starting at $140. Users have found that Air New Zealand is 32% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the most reliable airlines from Nelson to Christchurch?

Before booking your flight to Christchurch from Nelson, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Singapore Airlines (100%), Air New Zealand (93%), Qantas Airways( 90%).

What are the cheapest flights from Nelson to Christchurch?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Nelson to Christchurch? While on average our users pay $137, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $137. The most popular route (Nelson - Christchurch), is priced around $138.

Alternative routes for Nelson to Christchurch

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top airline flying from Nelson to Christchurch

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Nelson 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
Cheapest$97
Average$236
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Nelson to Christchurch

See what time of day planes typically take off from Nelson to Christchurch
16%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
23%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
54%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
7%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Nelson to Christchurch

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Nelson to Christchurch
Sunday10daily flights
Monday10daily flights
Tuesday11daily flights
Wednesday11daily flights
Thursday11daily flights
Friday10daily flights
Saturday9daily flights