Cheap flights from New Plymouth to Christchurch

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

How to find the cheapest flight from New Plymouth to Christchurch

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

NPL - CHC

Price

$156 - $277

CHC

Temperature

6 - 17 °C

CHC

Precipitation

40 - 60 mm

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop

Average price

$341

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$236

From New Plymouth to Christchurch

What is the cheapest day to fly return from New Plymouth to Christchurch?

Users have found that leaving on a Sunday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 29% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

To save up to 86% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 60 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from New Plymouth to Christchurch from $377 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $463 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Plymouth to Christchurch?

Flights from New Plymouth to Christchurch lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from New Plymouth to Christchurch in November, with the cheapest ticket starting at $154.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Plymouth to Christchurch (NPL - CHC)?

It’s optimal to fly from New Plymouth to Christchurch at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 53% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from New Plymouth to Christchurch in January, February 2022

The best prices found for NPL to CHC flights in January, February
11 Feb - 14 Feb
NPL

New Plymouth

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

8h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

NPL

New Plymouth

Nonstop

1h 25m
$206

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 28/1/22

5 Feb - 7 Feb
NPL

New Plymouth

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

NPL

New Plymouth

Nonstop

1h 30m
$276

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

4 Feb - 6 Feb
NPL

New Plymouth

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

3h 40m
CHC

Christchurch

NPL

New Plymouth

1 stop

4h 30m
$279

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

New Plymouth to Christchurch 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Christchurch from New Plymouth found for this year
11 Feb - 14 Feb
NPL

New Plymouth

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

8h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

NPL

New Plymouth

Nonstop

1h 25m
$206

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 28/1/22

5 Feb - 7 Feb
NPL

New Plymouth

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

NPL

New Plymouth

Nonstop

1h 30m
$276

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

4 Feb - 6 Feb
NPL

New Plymouth

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

3h 40m
CHC

Christchurch

NPL

New Plymouth

1 stop

4h 30m
$279

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

Direct flights to Christchurch from New Plymouth

Save time with New Plymouth to Christchurch direct flight deals
11 Feb - 14 Feb
NPL

New Plymouth

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

NPL

New Plymouth

Nonstop

1h 25m
$282

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 28/1/22

10 Feb - 13 Feb
NPL

New Plymouth

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

NPL

New Plymouth

Nonstop

1h 30m
$383

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

9 Feb - 12 Feb
NPL

New Plymouth

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

NPL

New Plymouth

Nonstop

1h 30m
$410

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

Last-minute flights from New Plymouth to Christchurch

Late deals on return flights to Christchurch from New Plymouth, departing today and this week
5 Feb - 7 Feb
NPL

New Plymouth

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 30m
CHC

Christchurch

NPL

New Plymouth

Nonstop

1h 30m
$276

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

4 Feb - 6 Feb
NPL

New Plymouth

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

3h 40m
CHC

Christchurch

NPL

New Plymouth

1 stop

4h 30m
$279

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

5 Feb - 7 Feb
NPL

New Plymouth

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

6h 35m
CHC

Christchurch

NPL

New Plymouth

Nonstop

1h 30m
$289

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New Plymouth to Christchurch flights.

What airports do I use to fly from New Plymouth to Christchurch?

Booking a flight from New Plymouth (NPL) to Christchurch (CHC) is your only option if you wish to fly from New Plymouth to Christchurch. On a typical day, there are 4 flights from New Plymouth to Christchurch, all of which are around 1h 30m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 2 airlines when you book a flight from New Plymouth to Christchurch.

Which airlines flying from New Plymouth to Christchurch have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Air New Zealand and Jetstar are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from New Plymouth to Christchurch for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Plymouth to Christchurch for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $280, but on average you can expect to pay $325.

Are there direct flights from New Plymouth to Christchurch for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from New Plymouth to Christchurch under $300. A good price for a direct flight from New Plymouth to Christchurch is less than $357.

Are there last-minute flights available from New Plymouth to Christchurch for under $300?

There are currently 9+ open flights from New Plymouth to Christchurch within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this New Plymouth to Christchurch flight route?

The New Plymouth to Christchurch flight path was viewed by 590 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 New Plymouth to Christchurch round-trip?

According to our current data, Air New Zealand ($280), offers the cheapest pricing from New Plymouth to Christchurch. Air New Zealand is currently priced 11% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from New Plymouth to Christchurch?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from New Plymouth to Christchurch are Singapore Airlines (91%), Air New Zealand (91%) and Qantas Airways (90%).

What are the cheapest flights from New Plymouth to Christchurch?

Looking for the cheapest flight from New Plymouth to Christchurch? While on average our users pay $316, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $316. The most popular route (New Plymouth - Christchurch), is priced around $276.

Alternative routes for New Plymouth to Christchurch

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

Top 2 airlines flying from New Plymouth to Christchurch

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from New Plymouth to Christchurch choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$102
Average$217
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$137
Average$312
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from New Plymouth to Christchurch

See what time of day planes typically take off from New Plymouth to Christchurch
31%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
46%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
23%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from New Plymouth to Christchurch

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