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The best prices from Christchurch to Palmerston North are usually found in May or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Christchurch (CHC) to Palmerston North (PMR)

CHC - PMR
Price
$118 - $344
PMR
Temperature
12 - 23 °C
PMR
Rainfall
45 - 87 mm

Popular in

September

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 53% potential price drop

Average price

$278

Average for round-trip flights in January 2021

Round-trip from

$118

From Christchurch to Palmerston North

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 Palmerston North?

Flying to your destination on a Monday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Palmerston North. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

To save up to 108% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 59 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 Palmerston North from $245 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $346 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Christchurch to Palmerston North?

Flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North lean towards being more expensive in January. Prices are generally better when you fly from Christchurch to Palmerston North in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at $109.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Christchurch to Palmerston North (CHC - PMR)?

It’s optimal to fly from Christchurch to Palmerston North at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 34% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North in January, February 2021

The best prices found for CHC to PMR flights in January, February
9 Feb - 17 Feb
$186pp
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
9 Feb - 17 Feb
$216pp
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
PMR
Palmerston North
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
9 Feb - 17 Feb
$274pp
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
PMR
Palmerston North
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch

Christchurch to Palmerston North 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Palmerston North from Christchurch found for this year
9 Feb - 17 Feb
$186pp
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
4 Apr - 7 Apr
$199pp
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
4 Apr - 7 Apr
$202pp
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
PMR
Palmerston North
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch

Direct flights to Palmerston North from Christchurch

Save time with Christchurch to Palmerston North direct flight deals
9 Feb - 17 Feb
$186pp
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
4 Apr - 7 Apr
$199pp
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
6 Apr - 9 Apr
$216pp
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch

Last-minute flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North

Late deals on return flights to Palmerston North from Christchurch, departing today and this week
30 Jan - 1 Feb
$305pp
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
PMR
Palmerston North
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
2 Feb - 5 Feb
$310pp
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
PMR
Palmerston North
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
30 Jan - 1 Feb
$312pp
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
PMR
Palmerston North
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Christchurch to Palmerston North flights.

Flight FAQs

From Christchurch to Palmerston North

Can I find flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North for under $278 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North for under $278. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $186, but on average you can expect to pay $303.

Which airlines flying from Christchurch to Palmerston North have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

Air New Zealand is one of the carriers that may have flexible change policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North for under $278 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 8 direct flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North under $278. A good price for a direct flight from Christchurch to Palmerston North is less than $269.

Are there last-minute flights available from Christchurch to Palmerston North for under $417?

There are currently 14+ open flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North within the next 7 days for less than $417.

What days are direct flights available from Christchurch to Palmerston North?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Thursday.

How popular is this flight route?

The Christchurch to Palmerston North flight path was viewed by 4,891 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 Palmerston North?

Christchurch will have less rainfall in 2 compared to Palmerston North over the next 6 days.

Is Christchurch weather warmer or cooler than Palmerston North?

Expect the weather to be around 23 °C on average in January. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Palmerston North is generally hotter than in Christchurch.

How long does is the flight from Christchurch to Palmerston North?

For as low as $187, Air New Zealand can have you in Palmerston North from Christchurch in 1h 15m. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Christchurch to Palmerston North return?

Currently priced at $187, Air New Zealand will fly you from Christchurch to Palmerston North and back. In addition to Air New Zealand, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Air New Zealand is 26% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

Alternative routes for Christchurch to Palmerston North

Destination information for Palmerston North

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Christchurch to Palmerston North
Flight duration
1h 17m
Average temperature for January in Palmerston North
23.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Palmerston North
45.0 mm

Airports servicing Christchurch

Airports servicing Palmerston North

Hourly flight availability from Christchurch to Palmerston North

Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 77% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 22% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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Noon
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Weekly flight availability
from Christchurch to Palmerston North
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
6 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights
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