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Cheap flights from Rotorua to Christchurch

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The best prices from Rotorua to Christchurch are usually found in May or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Rotorua (ROT) to Christchurch (CHC)

All the information you need to plan the best ROT to CHC flight in 2021: compare Rotorua to Christchurch flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Christchurch.
ROT - CHC
Price
$167 - $380
CHC
Temperature
11 - 22 °C
CHC
Precipitation
13 - 21 mm

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 37% potential price drop

Average price

$265

Average for round-trip flights in September 2021

Round-trip from

$167

From Rotorua 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 Rotorua to Christchurch?

Users have found that flying from Rotorua to Christchurch on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 71% on flights from Rotorua to Christchurch compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 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 $334. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $416.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Christchurch from Rotorua. Users have commonly found prices around $266 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $129. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Rotorua to Christchurch (ROT - CHC)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Rotorua to Christchurch is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 12% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Rotorua to Christchurch in September, October 2021

The best prices found for ROT to CHC flights in September, October
11 Oct - 18 Oct
$215pp
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
ROT
Rotorua
11 Oct - 18 Oct
$244pp
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua
19 Sep - 20 Sep
$248pp
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
ROT
Rotorua

Rotorua to Christchurch 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Christchurch from Rotorua found for this year
11 Oct - 18 Oct
$215pp
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
ROT
Rotorua
11 Oct - 18 Oct
$244pp
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua
19 Sep - 20 Sep
$248pp
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
ROT
Rotorua

Direct flights to Christchurch from Rotorua

Save time with Rotorua to Christchurch direct flight deals
20 Nov - 21 Nov
$258pp
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua
20 Nov - 21 Nov
$278pp
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua
25 Sep - 27 Sep
$314pp
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
ROT
Rotorua

Last-minute flights from Rotorua to Christchurch

Late deals on return flights to Christchurch from Rotorua, departing today and this week
25 Sep - 28 Sep
$290pp
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
ROT
Rotorua
25 Sep - 28 Sep
$313pp
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
ROT
Rotorua
25 Sep - 27 Sep
$314pp
ROT
Rotorua
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
ROT
Rotorua

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Rotorua to Christchurch

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

If you book a flight from Rotorua to Christchurch, you will be flying from Rotorua to Christchurch. Flights to Christchurch (CHC) from Rotorua (ROT) take 1h 55m for a nonstop flight. There are 4 flights from Rotorua to Christchurch per day from 1 airline.

Which airlines flying from Rotorua 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 Rotorua to Christchurch have implemented new flexible change policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Rotorua to Christchurch for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $215, but on average you can expect to pay $310.

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

Cheapflights has 8 direct flights from Rotorua to Christchurch under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Rotorua to Christchurch is less than $391.

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

There are currently 11+ open flights from Rotorua to Christchurch within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this Rotorua to Christchurch flight route?

Within the past month, 1,137 users have taken a look at flights from Rotorua to Christchurch.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Rotorua to Christchurch return?

Currently priced at $215, Air New Zealand will fly you from Rotorua to Christchurch and back. In addition to Air New Zealand, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. You may be able to fly from Rotorua to Christchurch for 18% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

Alternative routes for Rotorua to Christchurch

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

Destination information for Christchurch

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Rotorua to Christchurch.
Flight duration from ROT to CHC
1h 50m
Average temperature for September in Christchurch
15.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Christchurch
16.0 mm

Airports servicing Rotorua

Airports servicing Christchurch

Hourly flight availability from Rotorua to Christchurch

See what time of day planes typically take off from Rotorua towards Christchurch.
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Weekly flight availability
from Rotorua to Christchurch
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Rotorua to Christchurch.
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights
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