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

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

CHC - JNB
Price
$1,261 - $2,154
JNB
Temperature
18 - 26 °C
JNB
Rainfall
4 - 151 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

$1,675

Average for round-trip flights in January 2021

Round-trip from

$1,261

From Christchurch to OR Tambo

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 OR Tambo?

Users have found that leaving on a Saturday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 27% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 11% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Christchurch to OR Tambo within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,626.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Christchurch to OR Tambo?

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to OR Tambo from Christchurch. Users have commonly found prices around $1,486 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $1,153. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Christchurch to OR Tambo (CHC - JNB)?

Unlike at midday, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 41% on flights from Christchurch to OR Tambo by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Christchurch to OR Tambo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to OR Tambo from Christchurch found for this year
2 Sep - 4 Sep
$1,586pp
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
2 Sep - 6 Sep
$1,589pp
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
2 Sep - 4 Sep
$1,832pp
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Christchurch to OR Tambo flights.

Flight FAQs

From Christchurch to OR Tambo

How popular is this flight route?

The Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo flight path 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 safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo to control the spread of COVID-19?

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Qantas Airways, Singapore Airlines, and Emirates are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Qantas Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Does it rain more in Christchurch or Johannesburg?

Expected rainfall in Christchurch is more than in Johannesburg. You can expect this to be the case over the next 6 days.

Is Christchurch weather warmer or cooler than Johannesburg?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 26 °C on average in the month of January. The temperature in Johannesburg 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.

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Destination information for OR Tambo

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Christchurch to OR Tambo
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R10.88
Average temperature for January in OR Tambo
26.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in OR Tambo
128.0 mm

Airports servicing Christchurch

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Top 6 airlines flying from Christchurch to OR Tambo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Christchurch to OR Tambo 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
$647 $996 No cancel fee 81%
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Emirates
$772 $1,009 No cancel fee 75%
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Etihad Airways
$747 $1,078 No cancel fee 75%
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Qantas Airways
$842 $1,267 No cancel fee 74%
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Cathay Pacific
$1,014 $1,505 No cancel fee 72%
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Air New Zealand
$1,246 $1,870 No cancel fee 78%
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