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All the information you need to plan the best CHC to LAX flight in 2021: compare South Island to North America flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in North America.
How far in advance should I book a flight from South Island to North America?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 16 days in advance, which can save you up to 10% on flights from South Island to North America compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 16 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 $1,119. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,285.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Island to North America?

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to North America from South Island average $1,171. You can even find prices in May for less than $1,171, as users have found deals to North America from as low as $809. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to North America from South Island. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 24%.

Cheap flights from South Island to North America in April, May 2021

The best prices found for CHC to North America flights in April, May
27 Apr - 22 May
$2,579pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
3 May - 10 May
$2,697pp
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
10 May - 18 May
$2,753pp
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch

South Island to North America 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to North America from South Island found for this year
12 Nov - 16 Nov
$1,618pp
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
12 Nov - 16 Nov
$1,686pp
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
27 Apr - 22 May
$2,579pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch

Last-minute flights from South Island to North America

Late deals on return flights to North America from South Island, departing today and this week
27 Apr - 22 May
$2,579pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
27 Apr - 22 May
$2,755pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
26 Apr - 3 May
$2,823pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch

One-way flights to North America from South Island

The cheapest one-way flights from South Island to North America
13:00 - 08:45
Air New Zealand
1 stop
14h 45m
CHC - LAX
Air New Zealand
$1,659
Kiwi.com
16:55 - 10:15
Emirates
3 stops
60h 20m
CHC - LAX
Emirates
11:55 - 02:00
Qantas Airways
1 stop
33h 05m
CHC - LAX
Qantas Airways
$2,098
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From South Island to North America

Can I find flights from South Island to North America for under $2,650 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Island to North America for under $2,650. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $2,579, but on average you can expect to pay $3,260.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Christchurch to North America have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air New Zealand with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from South Island to North America for under $2,511 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from South Island to North America, 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 South Island to North America for under $2,650?

There are currently 20+ open flights from South Island to North America within the next 7 days for less than $2,650.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 578 users have taken a look at flights from Christchurch to North America.

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

American Airlines, Fiji Airways and Air New Zealand are the most popular airlines when flying from Christchurch to North America.

What are the most popular routes from Christchurch to North America?

The most popular flight routes from Christchurch to North America are Christchurch - Los Angeles, Christchurch - Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl and Christchurch - New York John F Kennedy Intl.

What are the cheapest flights from Christchurch to North America?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $610. While the most popular route (Christchurch - Los Angeles) can be booked for $2,698 on average our data indicates $953 when flying from Christchurch to North America

How long does is the flight from South Island to North America?

Airlines like Singapore Airlines and Air New Zealand fly from South Island to North America in about 29h. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 7h 40m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from South Island to North America return?

Emirates, at $2,698, was found to be the cheapest airline from South Island to North America.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Singapore Airlines and Air New Zealand.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from South Island to North America one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Qantas Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $833. However, be on the lookout for offers from Air New Zealand and Emirates, as they are both options that can get you from South Island to North America for a low price.

Destination points for flights from South Island to North America

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Destination information for North America

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Top 6 airlines flying from South Island to North America

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Island to North America 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 $742 No cancel fee 74%
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American Airlines
$588 $866 No cancel fee 71%
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Qantas Airways
$653 $931 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$651 $934 No cancel fee 80%
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United Airlines
$582 $1,040 No cancel fee 69%
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Air New Zealand
$675 $1,184 No cancel fee 78%
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