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Cheap flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North from $123

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 20/3. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
CHC — PMR
18 Feb — 25 Feb1
1 adult
Sun 18/2
Sun 25/2

The best prices from Christchurch to Palmerston North are usually found in July or June, booked 85 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Sunday and return on a Tuesday

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

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Christchurch (CHC) to Palmerston North (PMR). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 14 February 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

July

Round-trip from

$449

One-way from

$123
High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
From Christchurch to Palmerston North
One-way flight from Christchurch to Palmerston North

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

Tuesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 30%.

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

To save up to 101% 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 $330 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $402 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

July is one of the best times of the year to fly to Palmerston North from Christchurch. Prices for July average $342 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $158. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a July flight can save you 21% on your journey compared to booking in December

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

Unlike at midday, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 33% on flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air New Zealand for the route between Christchurch and Palmerston North. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 140,437 searches. Data last updated 14 February 2024.
Fri 8/318:00CHC - PMR
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/310:10PMR - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$393
Fri 8/305:45CHC - PMR
1 stop9h 55mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/310:10PMR - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$416
Fri 8/315:15CHC - PMR
2 stops6h 15mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/310:10PMR - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$429
Fri 8/311:00CHC - PMR
1 stop3h 25mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/320:50PMR - CHC
2 stops17h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$1,005
Fri 8/315:05CHC - PMR
2 stops5h 15mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/313:15PMR - CHC
2 stops5h 00mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$1,682

Cheap Christchurch to Palmerston North flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Christchurch to Palmerston North specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 140,437 searches. Prices were last updated on 14 February 2024.
Fri 8/318:00CHC - PMR
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/310:10PMR - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$393
Fri 8/305:45CHC - PMR
1 stop9h 55mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/310:10PMR - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$416
Fri 8/315:15CHC - PMR
2 stops6h 15mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/310:10PMR - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$429
Fri 8/311:00CHC - PMR
1 stop3h 25mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/320:50PMR - CHC
2 stops17h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$1,005
Fri 8/315:05CHC - PMR
2 stops5h 15mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/313:15PMR - CHC
2 stops5h 00mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$1,682

Christchurch to Palmerston North 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Christchurch and Palmerston North in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 140,437 searches. Data last updated 14 February 2024.
Tue 6/810:10CHC - PMR
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Wed 7/810:10PMR - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$227
Mon 3/608:15CHC - PMR
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Thu 6/612:00PMR - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 11/2$238
Tue 6/808:45CHC - PMR
1 stop6h 55mAir New Zealand
Wed 7/812:00PMR - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$271
Mon 3/610:30CHC - PMR
1 stop7h 50mAir New Zealand
Thu 6/610:10PMR - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 11/2$273
Fri 8/318:00CHC - PMR
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/310:10PMR - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$393
Fri 8/305:45CHC - PMR
1 stop9h 55mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/310:10PMR - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$416
Fri 8/315:15CHC - PMR
2 stops6h 15mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/310:10PMR - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$429
Tue 6/814:00CHC - PMR
1 stop5h 15mAir New Zealand
Wed 7/818:50PMR - CHC
1 stop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$437
Mon 3/612:00CHC - PMR
1 stop3h 40mAir New Zealand
Thu 6/609:10PMR - CHC
1 stop3h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 11/2$460

Direct flights to Palmerston North from Christchurch

Discover direct flight options from Christchurch to Palmerston North. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 140,437 searches. Data last updated 14 February 2024.
Fri 8/318:00CHC - PMR
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Sun 10/310:10PMR - CHC
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$393

One-way flights to Palmerston North from Christchurch

Search for one-way flight options from Christchurch to Palmerston North. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 140,437 searches. Data last updated 14 February 2024.
Wed 20/312:55CHC - PMR
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$123
Wed 20/305:45CHC - PMR
1 stop8h 40mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$143
Fri 16/208:15CHC - PMR
Nonstop1h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$230
Wed 20/318:15CHC - PMR
2 stops14h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 12/2$286
Fri 16/205:45CHC - PMR
1 stop6h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$350
Fri 16/212:35CHC - PMR
2 stops19h 35mAir New Zealand
Deal found 12/2$550

Find flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 140,437 searches. Data last updated 14 February 2024.

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$393 - $1,682

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Return

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ChristchurchPalmerston North

CHC - PMR

CHCPMR

Christchurch

Fri 8/3

Nonstop1h 20m

Palmerston North

Sun 10/3

Nonstop1h 20m

$393

ChristchurchPalmerston North

CHC - PMR

CHCPMR

Christchurch

Fri 8/3

1 stop9h 55m

Palmerston North

Sun 10/3

Nonstop1h 20m

$416

ChristchurchPalmerston North

CHC - PMR

CHCPMR

Christchurch

Fri 8/3

2 stops6h 15m

Palmerston North

Sun 10/3

Nonstop1h 20m

$429

ChristchurchPalmerston North

CHC - PMR

CHCPMR

Christchurch

Fri 8/3

1 stop3h 25m

Palmerston North

Sun 10/3

2 stops17h 50m

$1,005

ChristchurchPalmerston North

CHC - PMR

CHCPMR

Christchurch

Fri 8/3

2 stops5h 15m

Palmerston North

Sun 10/3

2 stops5h 00m

$1,682

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When is the best time to book a flight from Christchurch to Palmerston North?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Christchurch to Palmerston North. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Christchurch to Palmerston North, you should look to book at least 83 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Christchurch to Palmerston North?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Christchurch to Palmerston North. Price data was last updated on 11 February 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Christchurch to Palmerston North flight should consider departing on Monday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday at midday flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Palmerston North by month

Plan your trip from Christchurch to Palmerston North by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Christchurch to Palmerston North is currently $280 while a return flight costs $785. Price data was last updated on 11 February 2024.

Currently, December is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Christchurch to Palmerston North (average of $166). Flying from Christchurch to Palmerston North in March is currently the most expensive (average of $212). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$343

February

$317

March

$348

April

$317

May

$306

June

$301

July

$279

August

$304

September

$299

October

$296

November

$289

December

$273

Reviews of airlines servicing Palmerston North

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Palmerston North. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Palmerston North. Reviews last updated 14 February 2024.
8.1
Very Good
68 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.5

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.2

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was great and the staff was very friendly and helpful.

8.1
Very Good
68 reviews
8.1
Very Good
68 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.5

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

8.2

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was great and the staff was very friendly and helpful.

Temperature and rainfall in Palmerston North by month

Plan your trip to Palmerston North by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

PMR

Temperature

9 - 18 °C

Related info for your journey

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What airports do I use to fly from Christchurch to Palmerston North?

If you wish to fly to Palmerston North from Christchurch, then you need to book flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North. There are 6 flights from Christchurch (CHC) to Palmerston North (PMR) per day to choose from. Flights to Palmerston North from Christchurch are available from 1 airline, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 1h 20m is how long a nonstop flight from Christchurch to Palmerston North typically takes.

Can I find flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $393, but on average you can expect to pay $784.

Are there direct flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 1 direct flight from Christchurch to Palmerston North under $400. A good price for a direct flight from Christchurch to Palmerston North is less than $393.

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

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Thursday.

How popular is this Christchurch to Palmerston North flight route?

How many flights depart from Christchurch to Palmerston North on average per day?

On average 2 flights depart from Christchurch to Palmerston North per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Christchurch to Palmerston North?

A quick flight from Christchurch to Palmerston North can take about 1h 20m. Air New Zealand provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $393. The distance from Christchurch to Palmerston North is about 436 km. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Christchurch to Palmerston North round-trip?

According to our current data, Air New Zealand ($393), offers the cheapest pricing from Christchurch to Palmerston North.

What are the most reliable airlines from Christchurch to Palmerston North?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Christchurch to Palmerston North on time: Air New Zealand (86%), Qantas Airways (83%), Singapore Airlines (83%).

What are the cheapest flights from Christchurch to Palmerston North?

On average you can expect to pay $211 for a flight from Christchurch to Palmerston North. The cheapest flight overall is $80 while the most popular route, (Christchurch - Palmerston North) is currently priced at $227.

What does CHC to PMR mean?

These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Christchurch Airport to Palmerston North Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a CHC to PMR flight.

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Top airline flying from Christchurch to Palmerston North

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Air New ZealandCheapest$142Average$325FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
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Hourly flight availability from Christchurch to Palmerston North

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0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Christchurch to Palmerston North

Explore weekly flight availability from Christchurch to Palmerston North. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated 14 February 2024.
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