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Cheap flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch

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The best prices from Palmerston North to Christchurch are usually found in October or November, 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 (PMR) to Christchurch (CHC)

PMR - CHC
Price
$156 - $202
CHC
Temperature
11 - 22 °C
CHC
Rainfall
13 - 21 mm
Popular in July High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise
Cheapest in October Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Average price $309 Average for round-trip flights in July 2020
Round-trip from $156 From Palmerston North to Christchurch
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Palmerston North to Christchurch?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Christchurch. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 57 days in advance, which can save you up to 120% on flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 57 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $372. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $537.

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

June is one of the best times of the year to fly to Christchurch from Palmerston North. Prices for June average $185 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $104. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a June flight can save you 28% on your journey compared to booking in June

Cheap flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch in July, August 2020

The best prices found for PMR to CHC flights in July, August
28 Jun - 5 Jul
$148pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
23 Jul - 27 Jul
$171pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
23 Jul - 27 Jul
$184pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North

Palmerston North to Christchurch 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Christchurch from Palmerston North found for this year
28 Jun - 5 Jul
$148pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
23 Jul - 27 Jul
$171pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
23 Jul - 27 Jul
$184pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North

Direct flights to Christchurch from Palmerston North

Save time with Palmerston North to Christchurch direct flight deals
28 Jun - 5 Jul
$148pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
23 Jul - 27 Jul
$171pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North

Last-minute flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch

Late deals on return flights to Christchurch from Palmerston North, departing today and this week
28 Jun - 5 Jul
$148pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
28 Jun - 5 Jul
$295pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Multiple airlines
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PMR
Palmerston North
28 Jun - 5 Jul
$323pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
PMR
Palmerston North

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Palmerston North to Christchurch

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $148, but on average you can expect to pay $224.

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

Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Palmerston North to Christchurch is less than $159.

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

There are currently 3+ open flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are direct flights available from Palmerston North to Christchurch?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 4,004 users have taken a look at flights from Palmerston North to Christchurch.

Does it rain more in Palmerston North or Christchurch?

Expected rainfall in Palmerston North is less than in Christchurch. You can expect this to be the case over the next 14 days.

Is Palmerston North weather warmer or cooler than Christchurch?

With an average temperature of 23 °C, peak weather can be found in January. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Christchurch are colder than in Palmerston North.

Alternative routes for Palmerston North to Christchurch

Destination information for Christchurch

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Palmerston North to Christchurch
Flight duration
1h 17m
Average temperature for July in Christchurch
11.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Christchurch
19.0 mm

Airports servicing Palmerston North

Airports servicing Christchurch

Hourly flight availability from Palmerston North to Christchurch

Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 72% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 27% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Palmerston North to Christchurch
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
6 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
6 daily flights
Thursday
6 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights