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The best prices from Christchurch to Los Angeles are usually found in August or May, booked 58 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Christchurch (CHC) to Los Angeles (LAX)

CHC - LAX
Price
$998 - $1,657
LAX
Temperature
20 - 32 °C
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 123 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$998

From Christchurch to Los Angeles

One-way from

$1,341

One-way flight from Christchurch to Los Angeles

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 Los Angeles?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 19%.

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

To save up to 10% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 16 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Christchurch to Los Angeles from $1,141 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,310 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Christchurch to Los Angeles?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Los Angeles. Flights to Los Angeles from Christchurch in May are about $1,195 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $825.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Christchurch to Los Angeles (CHC - LAX)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Christchurch to Los Angeles at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 29% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Christchurch to Los Angeles in December, January 2021

The best prices found for CHC to LAX flights in December, January
27 Dec - 20 Jan
$3,719pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
27 Dec - 24 Jan
$4,005pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
27 Dec - 20 Jan
$4,022pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch

Christchurch to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Christchurch found for this year
27 Dec - 20 Jan
$3,719pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
27 Dec - 24 Jan
$4,005pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
27 Dec - 20 Jan
$4,022pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch

Last-minute flights from Christchurch to Los Angeles

Late deals on return flights to Los Angeles from Christchurch, departing today and this week
6 Dec - 13 Dec
$4,466pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
6 Dec - 13 Dec
$4,505pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
6 Dec - 13 Dec
$5,567pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Christchurch

The cheapest one-way flights from Christchurch to Los Angeles
06:25 - 01:05
Qantas Airways
2 stops
39h 40m
CHC - LAX
Qantas Airways
$1,342
KAYAK
15:10 - 07:40
Air New Zealand
1 stop
37h 30m
CHC - LAX
Air New Zealand
$1,885
KAYAK
13:45 - 07:45
Emirates
3 stops
63h 00m
CHC - LAX
Emirates
$2,710
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Christchurch to Los Angeles flights.

Flight FAQs

From Christchurch to Los Angeles

Can I find flights from Christchurch to Los Angeles for under $1,422 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Christchurch to Los Angeles for under $1,422. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,326, but on average you can expect to pay $1,414.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Christchurch to Los Angeles that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from Christchurch to Los Angeles for under $1,280 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Christchurch to Los Angeles, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Christchurch to Los Angeles for under $4,551?

There are currently 4+ open flights from Christchurch to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $4,551.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Christchurch to Los Angeles was viewed by 907 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Christchurch or Los Angeles?

The rainfall in Christchurch is generally more than the rainfall in Los Angeles. This will continue over the next 5 days.

Is Christchurch weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 32 °C on average in the month of August. The temperature in Los Angeles is typically hotter than in Christchurch. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Christchurch to Los Angeles?

Departing from Christchurch to Los Angeles will take you 18h 25m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Christchurch to Los Angeles return?

Fiji Airways, at $1,352, was found to be the cheapest airline from Christchurch to Los Angeles. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Qantas Airways.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Christchurch to Los Angeles one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Qantas Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $1,342. However, be on the lookout for offers from Air New Zealand and Singapore Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Christchurch to Los Angeles for a low price.

Alternative routes for Christchurch to Los Angeles

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Christchurch to Los Angeles
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.71
Average temperature for December in Los Angeles
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for December in Los Angeles
25.0 mm

Airports servicing Christchurch

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 6 airlines from Christchurch to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Christchurch to Los Angeles 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
Fiji Airways
$558 $727 N/A 74%
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Virgin Australia
$651 $839 No cancel fee 80%
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United Airlines
$686 $850 No cancel fee 69%
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American Airlines
$588 $866 No cancel fee 71%
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Qantas Airways
$653 $955 No change fee 74%
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Air New Zealand
$791 $1,073 No cancel fee 78%
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