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Cheap flights from South Island to Salinas

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South Island (CHC) to Salinas (SFO)

CHC - SFO
Price
$1,138 - $1,499

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop

Average price

$1,265

Average for round-trip flights in February 2021

Round-trip from

$1,138

From South Island to Salinas

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 Salinas?

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

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 14 days in advance, which can save you up to 2% on flights from South Island to Salinas compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 14 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 $1,187. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,236.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in January. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Salinas. Flights to Salinas from South Island in August are about $1,231 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $815.

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Island to Salinas (CHC - SFO)?

When flying from South Island to Salinas, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 34% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from South Island to Salinas in February, March 2021

27 Mar - 3 Apr
$2,498pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
27 Mar - 3 Apr
$4,416pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
27 Mar - 3 Apr
$4,811pp
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Fiji Airways
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch

South Island to Salinas 2021 flight deals

8 Oct - 22 Oct
$1,590pp
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
8 Oct - 22 Oct
$1,608pp
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
15 Jul - 19 Jul
$1,675pp
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch

One-way flights to Salinas from South Island

09:00 - 12:23
Air New Zealand
2 stops
24h 23m
CHC - SFO
Air New Zealand
$1,562
Ovago

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Flight FAQs

From South Island to Salinas

Can I find flights from South Island to Salinas for under $1,759 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Island to Salinas for under $1,759. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qantas Airways for just $1,675, but on average you can expect to pay $3,148.

Which airlines flying from Christchurch to San Francisco have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air New Zealand, Fiji Airways, and Qantas Airways flying from Christchurch to San Francisco have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from South Island to Salinas for under $1,624 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from South Island to Salinas, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Christchurch to San Francisco was viewed by 270 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 San Francisco?

In Christchurch, there will be less rainfall in Christchurch compared to San Francisco over the next 5 days.

Is Christchurch weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

With an average temperature of 25 °C, peak weather can be found in September. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in San Francisco are hotter than in Christchurch.

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

A quick flight from South Island to Salinas can take about 17h 35m. Air New Zealand provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $2,309. 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 Salinas return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from South Island to Salinas from $1,676 return. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Air New Zealand.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Air New Zealand, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $1,562.

Alternative routes for South Island to Salinas

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Top 4 airlines flying from South Island to Salinas

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Fiji Airways
$641 $757 No cancel fee 74%
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Qantas Airways
$681 $907 No cancel fee 74%
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Air New Zealand
$675 $1,084 No cancel fee 78%
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United Airlines
$582 $1,215 No cancel fee 69%
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