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Cheap flights from Christchurch to OR Tambo

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The best prices from Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo 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 OR Tambo (JNB)

All the information you need to plan the best CHC to JNB flight in 2021: compare Christchurch to OR Tambo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in OR Tambo.
CHC - JNB
Price
$906 - $1,548
JNB
Temperature
10 - 20 °C
JNB
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

$1,610

Average for round-trip flights in November 2021

Round-trip from

$1,326

From Christchurch to Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday 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 Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

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 OR Tambo Airport 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 $2,066. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $2,243.

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

When flying from Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 44% versus a flight at midday.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, June can be a great choice for travel to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. Flights to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from Christchurch in June are about $1,553 on average during June, but can be found for as low as $1,189.

Cheap flights from Christchurch to OR Tambo in November, December 2021

The best prices found for CHC to JNB flights in November, December
20 Dec - 21 Jan
$2,265pp
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
20 Dec - 19 Jan
$2,370pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
20 Dec - 19 Jan
$2,378pp
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch

Christchurch to OR Tambo 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to OR Tambo from Christchurch found for next year
20 Dec - 21 Jan
$2,265pp
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
20 Dec - 19 Jan
$2,370pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
20 Dec - 19 Jan
$2,378pp
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch

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Flight FAQs

From Christchurch to OR Tambo

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

Located just 9.5 km from the city centre, Christchurch is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Johannesburg OR Tambo from Christchurch. Booking flights from Christchurch (CHC) to Johannesburg OR Tambo should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily outbound flights to Johannesburg OR Tambo from 7 different airlines.

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.

Can I find flights from Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under $11,400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for under $11,400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Emirates for just $11,396, but on average you can expect to pay $11,401.

How popular is this Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport flight route?

Flights from Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo have been viewed 1,172 times in the past calendar month.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from $11,396 return.

What are the cheapest flights from Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $1,372. While the most popular route (Christchurch - Johannesburg OR Tambo) can be booked for $2,546 on average our data indicates $1,472 when flying from Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport.

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

Cathay Pacific, Emirates and Etihad Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport.

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COVID Restrictions

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to OR Tambo from Christchurch?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Christchurch to Johannesburg OR Tambo

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

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

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

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 OR Tambo?

Returning to Christchurch from Johannesburg OR Tambo

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

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

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Alternative routes for Christchurch to OR Tambo

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Destination information for OR Tambo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Christchurch to OR Tambo.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R11.11
Average temperature for November in OR Tambo
26.0 °C
Avg rainfall for November in OR Tambo
99.0 mm

Airports servicing Christchurch

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Top 6 airlines flying from Christchurch to Johannesburg 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
$947 $1,458 No cancel fee 81%
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Etihad Airways
$1,093 $1,578 No cancel fee 75%
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Emirates
$1,130 $1,478 No cancel fee 75%
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Qantas Airways
$1,232 $1,856 No cancel fee 74%
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Cathay Pacific
$1,484 $2,204 No cancel fee 72%
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Air New Zealand
$1,824 $2,738 No cancel fee 78%
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