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The best prices from South Island to Riverside are usually found in August or May, booked 58 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
South Island (CHC) to Riverside (LAX)

CHC - LAX
Price
$977 - $1,621
LAX
Temperature
19 - 35 °C
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 66 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$977

From South Island to Riverside

One-way from

$1,343

One-way flight from South Island to Riverside

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 South Island to Riverside?

Users have found that flying from South Island to Riverside on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from South Island to Riverside?

Users have found that booking a flight from South Island to Riverside at least 16 days early can save you up to 10% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 16 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from South Island to Riverside for as little as $1,116 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1,281 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Island to Riverside?

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Riverside from South Island. Users have commonly found prices around $1,169 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $807. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Island to Riverside (CHC - LAX)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from South Island to Riverside at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 29% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from South Island to Riverside in January, February 2021

The best prices found for CHC to LAX flights in January, February
30 Jan - 13 Apr
$2,009pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
30 Jan - 6 Apr
$2,013pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
30 Jan - 13 Apr
$2,371pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch

South Island to Riverside 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Riverside from South Island found for this year
4 Apr - 11 Apr
$1,415pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
2 Jun - 29 Jun
$1,444pp
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
1 Jun - 28 Jun
$1,448pp
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch

Last-minute flights from South Island to Riverside

Late deals on return flights to Riverside from South Island, departing today and this week
30 Jan - 13 Apr
$2,009pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
30 Jan - 6 Apr
$2,013pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Fiji Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
30 Jan - 13 Apr
$2,371pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch

One-way flights to Riverside from South Island

The cheapest one-way flights from South Island to Riverside
03:00 - 07:40
Air New Zealand
1 stop
25h 40m
CHC - LAX
Air New Zealand
$1,343
Destinia
01:00 - 07:40
Air New Zealand
1 stop
27h 40m
CHC - LAX
Air New Zealand
$1,446
mytrip.com
04:35 - 07:40
Air New Zealand
2 stops
24h 05m
CHC - LAX
Air New Zealand
$1,356
Vayama

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Useful info, stats and facts about South Island to Riverside flights.

Flight FAQs

From South Island to Riverside

Can I find flights from South Island to Riverside for under $1,530 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Island to Riverside for under $1,530. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,415, but on average you can expect to pay $1,845.

Which airlines flying from Christchurch to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Christchurch to Los Angeles that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia, and Qantas Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from South Island to Riverside for under $1,391 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from South Island to Riverside, 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 Riverside for under $2,087?

There are currently 14+ open flights from South Island to Riverside within the next 7 days for less than $2,087.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Christchurch to Los Angeles was viewed by 907 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 Los Angeles?

The rainfall in Christchurch is generally more than the rainfall in Los Angeles. This will continue over the next 6 days.

Is Christchurch weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 32 °C on average in the month of August. The temperature in Los Angeles 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.

How long does is the flight from South Island to Riverside?

Airlines like Qantas Airways, United Airlines, and Fiji Airways fly from South Island to Riverside in about 18h 45m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 20m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

According to our current data, Qantas Airways ($1,445), Fiji Airways ($2,413), and United Airlines ($2,501) offers the cheapest pricing from South Island to Riverside.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Air New Zealand. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $1,343. Users have also found tickets on Emirates for as little as $1,738.

Alternative routes for South Island to Riverside

Destination information for Riverside

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from South Island to Riverside
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.72
Average temperature for January in Riverside
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Riverside
39.0 mm

Airports servicing Christchurch

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 6 airlines flying from South Island to Riverside

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Island to Riverside 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 $727 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$651 $839 No cancel fee 80%
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United Airlines
$686 $850 No cancel fee 69%
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American Airlines
$588 $866 No cancel fee 71%
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Qantas Airways
$653 $955 No cancel fee 74%
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Air New Zealand
$791 $1,073 No cancel fee 78%
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