Cheap flights from Christchurch to Rotorua

CHC — ROT
16 Aug — 23 Aug1
Return
1 adult
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The best prices from Christchurch to Rotorua are usually found in January or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Christchurch (CHC) to Rotorua (ROT)

All the information you need to plan the best CHC to ROT flight in 2022: compare Christchurch to Rotorua flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Rotorua.

CHC - ROT

Price

$144 - $273

ROT

Temperature

8 - 18 °C

ROT

Rainfall

90 - 130 mm

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop
Round-trip from$227From Christchurch to Rotorua
One-way from$90One-way flight from Christchurch to Rotorua

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Christchurch to Rotorua?

Users have found that flying from Christchurch to Rotorua on a Friday 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 Christchurch to Rotorua?

Users have found that booking a flight from Christchurch to Rotorua at least 61 days early can save you up to 87% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Christchurch to Rotorua for as little as $398 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 $524 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Christchurch to Rotorua?

January can be a great time to fly to Rotorua from Christchurch with a flight ticket averaging about $313. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of January for as cheap as $173. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of April.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Christchurch to Rotorua (CHC - ROT)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Christchurch to Rotorua in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 12% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Christchurch to Rotorua in August, September 2022

The best prices found for CHC to ROT flights in August, September
18 Aug - 20 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

3h 15m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

4h 15m
$342

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

18 Aug - 20 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

Nonstop

1h 45m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

2h 45m
$359

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

16 Aug - 18 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

19h 45m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

6h 30m
$387

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

Christchurch to Rotorua 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rotorua from Christchurch found for this year
18 Aug - 20 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

3h 15m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

4h 15m
$342

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

18 Aug - 20 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

Nonstop

1h 45m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

2h 45m
$359

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

16 Aug - 18 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

19h 45m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

6h 30m
$387

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Christchurch to Rotorua

18 Aug - 20 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

3h 15m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

4h 15m
$342

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

18 Aug - 20 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

Nonstop

1h 45m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

2h 45m
$359

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

16 Aug - 18 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

19h 45m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

6h 30m
$387

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

Direct flights to Rotorua from Christchurch

Save time with Christchurch to Rotorua direct flight deals
9 Sep - 16 Sep
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

Nonstop

1h 45m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 55m
$337

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

24 Aug - 27 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

Nonstop

1h 45m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 55m
$433

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

23 Aug - 26 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

Nonstop

1h 45m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

1h 55m
$561

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Last-minute flights from Christchurch to Rotorua

Late deals on return flights to Rotorua from Christchurch, departing today and this week
18 Aug - 20 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

3h 15m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

4h 15m
$342

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

18 Aug - 20 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

Nonstop

1h 45m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

2h 45m
$359

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

16 Aug - 18 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

1 stop

19h 45m
ROT

Rotorua

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

6h 30m
$387

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

One-way flights to Rotorua from Christchurch

The cheapest one-way flights from Christchurch to Rotorua
3 Jan
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

Nonstop

1h 45m
$90

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

2 Jan
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

Nonstop

1h 45m
$105

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

8 Dec
CHC

Christchurch

ROT

Rotorua

Nonstop

1h 45m
$109

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Christchurch to Rotorua flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Christchurch to Rotorua?

Rotorua is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Rotorua from Christchurch. Booking flights from Christchurch (CHC) to Rotorua (ROT) should be relatively easy as there are 2 daily flights to Rotorua from 1 airline. 1h 45m is how long a flight from Christchurch to Rotorua will take if you book a nonstop flight.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Christchurch to Rotorua have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air New Zealand is one of the carriers where you may find flexible change policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air New Zealand with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Christchurch to Rotorua for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Christchurch to Rotorua for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $433, but on average you can expect to pay $561.

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

Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from Christchurch to Rotorua under $400. A good price for a direct flight from Christchurch to Rotorua is less than $442.

Are there last-minute flights available from Christchurch to Rotorua for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Christchurch to Rotorua within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this Christchurch to Rotorua flight route?

The Christchurch to Rotorua flight path was viewed by 331 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Flying on Air New Zealand is currently your cheapest option to Rotorua, with prices starting at $433.

What are the most reliable airlines from Christchurch to Rotorua?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Christchurch to Rotorua consider choosing Air New Zealand(83%), Qantas Airways(82%) or Singapore Airlines(77%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Christchurch to Rotorua?

While on average a flight from Christchurch to Rotorua is generally $414, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $396. When looking at the most popular route, (Christchurch - Rotorua), you can expect to pay $433 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Christchurch to Rotorua

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top airline flying from Christchurch to Rotorua

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Christchurch to Rotorua choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air New ZealandCheapest$139Average$297FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Christchurch to Rotorua

See what time of day planes typically take off from Christchurch to Rotorua
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
31%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
68%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Christchurch to Rotorua

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Christchurch to Rotorua
Sunday4daily flights
Monday1daily flight
Tuesday1daily flight
Wednesday4daily flights
Thursday4daily flights
Friday4daily flights
Saturday1daily flight