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Cheap flights from Christchurch to Johannesburg

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The best prices from Christchurch to Johannesburg are usually found in June or May, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Christchurch (CHC) to Johannesburg (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best CHC to JNB flight in 2021: compare Christchurch to Johannesburg flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Johannesburg.
CHC - ZA1
Price
$1,286 - $2,197
ZA1
Temperature
10 - 20 °C
ZA1
Precipitation
0 - 120 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Average price

$1,634

Average for round-trip flights in September 2021

Round-trip from

$1,286

From Christchurch to Johannesburg

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 Christchurch to Johannesburg?

Flights from Christchurch to Johannesburg are generally found to be more expensive on Friday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Johannesburg.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 60 days in advance, which can save you up to 53% on flights from Christchurch to Johannesburg compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 60 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 $2,003. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $2,174.

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

Our data shows that June tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Johannesburg from Christchurch. Users have commonly found prices around $1,505 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $1,152. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Christchurch to Johannesburg (CHC - ZA1)?

It’s optimal to fly from Christchurch to Johannesburg in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 44% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

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Flight FAQs

From Christchurch to Johannesburg

What airport do you fly from for flights from Christchurch to Johannesburg?

Most people fly from Christchurch (CHC) if they book a flight from Christchurch to Johannesburg. On average, Christchurch has 0 outbound flights to Johannesburg per day from 7 airlines. Christchurch is conveniently located just 9.5 km from Christchurch’s city centre.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Christchurch to Johannesburg that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Qantas Airways, Singapore Airlines, and Emirates. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Christchurch to Johannesburg to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Christchurch to Johannesburg. Policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Christchurch to Johannesburg for under $9,800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Christchurch to Johannesburg for under $9,800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Emirates for just $9,789, but on average you can expect to pay $10,784.

How popular is this Christchurch to Johannesburg flight route?

This flight path from Christchurch to Johannesburg was viewed by 1,172 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Christchurch to Johannesburg return?

Emirates, at $9,789, was found to be the cheapest airline from Christchurch to Johannesburg. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Singapore Airlines.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Christchurch to Johannesburg?

The most popular airlines flying from Christchurch to Johannesburg are Cathay Pacific, Emirates and Etihad Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Christchurch to Johannesburg?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Christchurch to Johannesburg? While on average our users pay $2,357, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $1,144. The most popular route (Christchurch - Johannesburg OR Tambo), is priced around $1,910.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Johannesburg, South Africa

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Johannesburg from Christchurch?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Christchurch to Johannesburg

Most visitors from Christchurch need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Johannesburg.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Christchurch must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Johannesburg.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Christchurch are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Do I need a test to fly back to Christchurch from Johannesburg?

Returning to Christchurch from Johannesburg

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Christchurch.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg are not required to quarantine after entering Christchurch.

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Alternative routes for Christchurch to Johannesburg

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Destination information for Johannesburg

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Christchurch to Johannesburg.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R10.38
Average temperature for September in Johannesburg
25.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Johannesburg
20.0 mm

Airports servicing Christchurch

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Lanseria (HLA)

Top 6 airlines flying from Christchurch to Johannesburg

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Christchurch to Johannesburg choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
$918 $1,413 No cancel fee 81%
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Etihad Airways
$1,060 $1,529 No cancel fee 75%
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Emirates
$1,095 $1,433 No cancel fee 75%
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Qantas Airways
$1,195 $1,799 No cancel fee 74%
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Cathay Pacific
$1,439 $2,137 No cancel fee 72%
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Air New Zealand
$1,768 $2,654 No cancel fee 78%
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