Cheap flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch

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

How to find the cheapest flight from Palmerston North to Christchurch

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

PMR - CHC

Price

$96 - $234

CHC

Temperature

6 - 17 °C

CHC

Precipitation

40 - 60 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

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

Average price

$202

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$144

From Palmerston North to Christchurch

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Palmerston North to Christchurch?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 22% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Palmerston North to Christchurch, book at least 60 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 88% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $329 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $427.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Palmerston North to Christchurch?

May can be a great time to fly to Christchurch from Palmerston North with a flight ticket averaging about $245. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $115. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Palmerston North to Christchurch (PMR - CHC)?

It’s optimal to fly from Palmerston North to Christchurch at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 9% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch in January, February 2022

The best prices found for PMR to CHC flights in January, February
2 Feb - 4 Feb
PMR

Palmerston North

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 20m
CHC

Christchurch

PMR

Palmerston North

Nonstop

1h 15m
$195

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 26/1/22

2 Feb - 4 Feb
PMR

Palmerston North

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

12h 10m
CHC

Christchurch

PMR

Palmerston North

Nonstop

1h 15m
$213

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

11 Feb - 14 Feb
PMR

Palmerston North

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

3h 50m
CHC

Christchurch

PMR

Palmerston North

1 stop

4h 25m
$235

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

Palmerston North to Christchurch 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Christchurch from Palmerston North found for this year
2 Feb - 4 Feb
PMR

Palmerston North

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 20m
CHC

Christchurch

PMR

Palmerston North

Nonstop

1h 15m
$195

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

2 Feb - 4 Feb
PMR

Palmerston North

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

12h 10m
CHC

Christchurch

PMR

Palmerston North

Nonstop

1h 15m
$213

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

11 Feb - 14 Feb
PMR

Palmerston North

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

3h 50m
CHC

Christchurch

PMR

Palmerston North

1 stop

4h 25m
$235

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

Direct flights to Christchurch from Palmerston North

Save time with Palmerston North to Christchurch direct flight deals
9 Feb - 12 Feb
PMR

Palmerston North

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 20m
CHC

Christchurch

PMR

Palmerston North

Nonstop

1h 15m
$253

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

11 Feb - 14 Feb
PMR

Palmerston North

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 20m
CHC

Christchurch

PMR

Palmerston North

Nonstop

1h 15m
$325

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

11 Feb - 14 Feb
PMR

Palmerston North

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 20m
CHC

Christchurch

PMR

Palmerston North

Nonstop

1h 15m
$328

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

Last-minute flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch

Late deals on return flights to Christchurch from Palmerston North, departing today and this week
2 Feb - 4 Feb
PMR

Palmerston North

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 20m
CHC

Christchurch

PMR

Palmerston North

Nonstop

1h 15m
$195

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

2 Feb - 4 Feb
PMR

Palmerston North

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

12h 10m
CHC

Christchurch

PMR

Palmerston North

Nonstop

1h 15m
$213

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

4 Feb - 6 Feb
PMR

Palmerston North

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

6h 15m
CHC

Christchurch

PMR

Palmerston North

Nonstop

1h 15m
$259

Air New Zealand

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Palmerston North to Christchurch flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Palmerston North to Christchurch?

You will need to book a flight from Palmerston North to Christchurch if you want to fly from Palmerston North to Christchurch. At least 2 different airlines have flights from Palmerston North (PMR) to Christchurch (CHC) on a regular basis. There are 6 flights to Christchurch from the Palmerston North airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from PMR to CHC to be around 1h 20m.

Which airlines flying from Palmerston North to Christchurch have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air New Zealand and Jetstar flying from Palmerston North to Christchurch have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $235, but on average you can expect to pay $329.

Are there direct flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Palmerston North to Christchurch is less than $301.

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

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

How popular is this Palmerston North to Christchurch flight route?

This flight path from Palmerston North to Christchurch was viewed by 1,220 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 Palmerston North to Christchurch round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Palmerston North to Christchurch is Air New Zealand. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $235 on this airline. Air New Zealand is priced at 3% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the most reliable airlines from Palmerston North to Christchurch?

Before booking your flight to Christchurch from Palmerston North, have a look at the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Qantas Airways (96%), Air New Zealand (95%), Singapore Airlines( 86%).

What are the cheapest flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch?

While on average a flight from Palmerston North to Christchurch is generally $198, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $157. When looking at the most popular route, (Palmerston North - Christchurch), you can expect to pay $195 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Palmerston North to Christchurch

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

Top airline flying from Palmerston North to Christchurch

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Palmerston North 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$111
Average$268
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Palmerston North to Christchurch

See what time of day planes typically take off from Palmerston North to Christchurch
13%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
29%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
58%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Palmerston North to Christchurch

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Palmerston North to Christchurch
Sunday6daily flights
Monday6daily flights
Tuesday7daily flights
Wednesday7daily flights
Thursday7daily flights
Friday6daily flights
Saturday7daily flights