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Cheap flights from Christchurch to San Francisco

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Christchurch (CHC) to San Francisco (SFO)

CHC - SFO
Price
$1,196 - $1,576
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Temperature
15 - 25 °C
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Rainfall
0 - 120 mm

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

$1,379

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

$1,196

From Christchurch to San Francisco

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 San Francisco?

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 30% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Christchurch to San Francisco?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 14 days in advance to save up to 2% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 14 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Christchurch to San Francisco 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,247, or $1,298 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Christchurch to San Francisco?

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 San Francisco. Flights to San Francisco from Christchurch in August are about $1,293 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $856.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Christchurch to San Francisco (CHC - SFO)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Christchurch to San Francisco is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 28% on airfare.

Christchurch to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

10 Nov - 14 Nov
$2,295pp
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
10 Nov - 14 Nov
$2,298pp
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
10 Nov - 14 Nov
$2,325pp
CHC
Christchurch
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch

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From Christchurch to San Francisco

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.

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.

Does it rain more in Christchurch or San Francisco?

In Christchurch, there will be same rainfall in Christchurch compared to San Francisco over the next 6 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.

Alternative routes for Christchurch to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.71
Average temperature for April in San Francisco
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in San Francisco
29.0 mm

Airports servicing Christchurch

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 4 airlines flying from Christchurch to San Francisco

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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