Find flights
When to book
Airlines
FAQs

Cheap flights from Rotorua to Christchurch from $124

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 17/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
ROT — CHC
22 Apr — 29 Apr1
1 adult
Mon 22/4
Mon 29/4

The best prices from Rotorua to Christchurch are usually found in October or May, booked 80 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Sunday

Cheap flight deals from Rotorua to Christchurch

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Rotorua (ROT) to Christchurch (CHC). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 17 April 2024.

Popular in

January

Cheapest in

October

Round-trip from

$189

One-way from

$124
High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop
From Rotorua to Christchurch
One-way flight from Rotorua to Christchurch

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 44 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 44 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 $323. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $469.

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

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Christchurch from Rotorua. Users have commonly found prices around $384 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $238. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in January.

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 morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 13% on airfare.

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Rotorua to Christchurch

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air New Zealand for the route between Rotorua and Christchurch. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,702 searches. Data last updated 17 April 2024.
Mon 22/416:25ROT - CHC
1 stop4h 20mAir New Zealand
Mon 6/509:15CHC - ROT
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$637
Mon 22/416:25ROT - CHC
1 stop4h 20mAir New Zealand
Mon 6/513:05CHC - ROT
1 stop6h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$663

Cheap Rotorua to Christchurch flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Rotorua to Christchurch specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,702 searches. Prices were last updated on 17 April 2024.
Mon 22/416:25ROT - CHC
1 stop4h 20mAir New Zealand
Mon 6/509:15CHC - ROT
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$637
Mon 22/416:25ROT - CHC
1 stop4h 20mAir New Zealand
Mon 6/513:05CHC - ROT
1 stop6h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$663
Mon 22/417:50ROT - CHC
1 stop4h 15mMultiple Airlines
Mon 6/518:10CHC - ROT
2 stops23h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/4$914

Rotorua to Christchurch 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Rotorua and Christchurch in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,702 searches. Data last updated 17 April 2024.
Sun 29/1215:05ROT - CHC
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Thu 9/109:15CHC - ROT
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$231
Fri 27/1215:05ROT - CHC
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Thu 9/112:50CHC - ROT
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$248
Fri 27/1216:25ROT - CHC
1 stop4h 45mAir New Zealand
Thu 9/109:15CHC - ROT
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$285
Sat 28/1213:00ROT - CHC
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Thu 9/105:45CHC - ROT
1 stop3h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$297
Mon 30/1210:15ROT - CHC
1 stop6h 25mAir New Zealand
Thu 9/114:00CHC - ROT
1 stop3h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$301
Mon 21/1013:00ROT - CHC
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Wed 23/1009:15CHC - ROT
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$306
Mon 21/1013:00ROT - CHC
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Wed 23/1009:15CHC - ROT
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$309
Mon 21/1007:05ROT - CHC
1 stop9h 35mAir New Zealand
Wed 23/1009:15CHC - ROT
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$321
Mon 21/1013:00ROT - CHC
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Wed 23/1011:00CHC - ROT
1 stop6h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$324

Rotorua to Christchurch flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Rotorua to Christchurch for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,702 searches. Data last updated 17 April 2024.
Mon 22/416:25ROT - CHC
1 stop4h 20mAir New Zealand
Mon 6/509:15CHC - ROT
Nonstop1h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$637
Mon 22/416:25ROT - CHC
1 stop4h 20mAir New Zealand
Mon 6/513:05CHC - ROT
1 stop6h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$663
Mon 22/417:50ROT - CHC
1 stop4h 15mMultiple Airlines
Mon 6/518:10CHC - ROT
2 stops23h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/4$914

One-way flights to Christchurch from Rotorua

Search for one-way flight options from Rotorua to Christchurch. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,702 searches. Data last updated 17 April 2024.
Mon 17/615:05ROT - CHC
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$124
Tue 14/515:05ROT - CHC
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$136
Thu 26/909:35ROT - CHC
1 stop9h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$139
Mon 17/610:15ROT - CHC
1 stop8h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$141
Thu 16/515:05ROT - CHC
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$151
Wed 15/515:05ROT - CHC
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$166
Tue 14/517:50ROT - CHC
1 stop4h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 15/4$168
Thu 16/507:05ROT - CHC
1 stop6h 35mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$175
Thu 26/915:05ROT - CHC
Nonstop1h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 16/4$187

When is the best time to book a flight from Rotorua to Christchurch?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Rotorua to Christchurch. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The best time to book flights from Rotorua to Christchurch is 80 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
Search Deals

When is the cheapest time to fly from Rotorua to Christchurch?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Rotorua to Christchurch. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.
Morning
Midday
Afternoon
Evening
All times are departure.
Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Rotorua to Christchurch flight should consider departing on Saturday at midday when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday at midday flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
Search Deals

Average price of flights to Christchurch by month

Plan your trip from Rotorua to Christchurch by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Rotorua to Christchurch is currently $154 while a return flight costs $0. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Rotorua to Christchurch (average of $111). Flying from Rotorua to Christchurch in March is currently the most expensive (average of $184). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$189

February

$284

March

$313

April

$211

May

$223

June

$228

July

$228

August

$240

September

$246

October

$207

November

$268

December

$250

Temperature and rainfall in Christchurch by month

Plan your trip to Christchurch by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CHC

Temperature

6 - 17 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Christchurch

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Christchurch. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Christchurch. Reviews last updated 17 April 2024.
8.3
Very Good
670 reviews

Food

7.6

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

8.3
Very Good
670 reviews
8.3
Very Good
670 reviews

Food

7.6

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Rotorua to Christchurch. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • 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.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Rotorua to Christchurch for under $700?

    There are currently 3+ open flights from Rotorua to Christchurch within the next 7 days for less than $700.

  • How popular is this Rotorua to Christchurch flight route?

  • What are the cheapest flights from Rotorua to Christchurch?

    Looking for the cheapest flight from Rotorua to Christchurch? While on average our users pay $319, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $119. The most popular route (Rotorua - Christchurch), is priced around $306.

  • What does ROT to CHC mean?

    Great question - ROT to CHC just means Rotorua Airport to Christchurch Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights!

  • Can I find deals for flights from Rotorua to Christchurch that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Rotorua to Christchurch with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Rotorua to Christchurch that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Rotorua to Christchurch flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Rotorua to Christchurch?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to see available direct flights.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Rotorua to Christchurch?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Rotorua to Christchurch by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Rotorua to Christchurch that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines do offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Rotorua to Christchurch?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Rotorua to Christchurch flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Rotorua to Christchurch flight deals updated?

    The Rotorua to Christchurch flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 16/4.

See more FAQs

Browse thousands of different options on Cheapflights for your next trip

Toggle through the tabs below to find thousands of options on Cheapflights for your next trip.

Fly from Rotorua to Christchurch on these airlines
Choose from the following airlines for your flight from Rotorua to Christchurch. Flights are based on user searches made on Cheapflights and were last updated on 17 April 2024.

Top airline flying from Rotorua to Christchurch

Discover the top airline that operate flights from Rotorua to Christchurch. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 119,702 searches. Data last updated 17 April 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Air New ZealandCheapest$185Average$364FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
Search Air New Zealand flights

Search flights from Rotorua to Christchurch by cabin class

Find flights from Rotorua to Christchurch, based on your preferred cabin class, be it economy, premium economy, business, or first class.

Hourly flight availability from Rotorua to Christchurch

Find hourly flight availability from Rotorua to Christchurch. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 17 April 2024.
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
43%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
56%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Midday
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Rotorua to Christchurch

Explore weekly flight availability from Rotorua to Christchurch. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated 17 April 2024.
Monday5daily flights
Tuesday4daily flights
Wednesday4daily flights
Thursday5daily flights
Friday5daily flights
Saturday3daily flights
Sunday5daily flights

Fly with Cheapflights

Find the best flight deals on Cheapflights, where travellers can enjoy low prices and a wide availability of flights to their desired destinations.

How does Cheapflights help users find flights from Rotorua to Christchurch?

When you search for this flight from Rotorua to Christchurch, Cheapflights searches on 900+ travel sites to save you time finding great flight deals online. Additionally, we offer filter features so you can choose a preferred cabin class or airline, see different price ranges, and much more so you can book the flight for you.

Why should you use Cheapflights to find cheap flight tickets from Rotorua to Christchurch?

Cheapflights taps into our reliable network of hundreds of airlines and travel agencies to find the best deals for flights from Rotorua to Christchurch for you. Better yet — we are completely free to use.

Can Cheapflights find flights from Rotorua to Christchurch with no change fees?

Users can book flights with no change fees policies with our dedicated filters. Book flights from Rotorua to Christchurch flexibly with Cheapflights today.

Can Cheapflights notify me if prices for flights from Rotorua to Christchurch become cheaper?

Of course! You can now track prices for flights from Rotorua to Christchurch and get an alert from Cheapflights when they change. Have a valid email address ready and click the bell icon next to the flight deals above to set up your price alerts.

100% Free
Cheapflights is completely free to use, so you can start saving the moment you arrive.
Book with Flexibility
Our users can plan ahead with confidence and find flights with no change fees
Travel Smart
Millions of people come to us for their flight needs every year. We help make travel planning easy by providing useful insights and data-driven graphs that can inform your decisions.