Cheap flights from Christchurch to South Africa

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How far in advance should I book a flight from Christchurch to South Africa?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 60 days in advance to save up to 53% 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 60 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 South Africa 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,970, or $2,139 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Christchurch to South Africa?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, June can be a great choice for travel to South Africa. Flights to South Africa from Christchurch in June are about $1,481 on average during June, but can be found for as low as $1,134.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Christchurch to South Africa (CHC - ZA)?

When flying from Christchurch to South Africa, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

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Useful info, stats and facts about Christchurch to South Africa flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Christchurch to South Africa?

Christchurch (CHC), located 9.5 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Christchurch to South Africa.

Which airlines flying from Christchurch to South Africa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Christchurch to South Africa have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Qantas Airways, Singapore Airlines, and Emirates are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Qantas Airways with this kind of flexibility.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Christchurch to South Africa to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Christchurch to South Africa include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Christchurch to South Africa for under $10,800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Christchurch to South Africa for under $10,800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Emirates for just $10,773, but on average you can expect to pay $12,041.

How popular is this Christchurch to South Africa flight route?

Flights from Christchurch to South Africa have been viewed 1,172 times in the past calendar month.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Christchurch to South Africa?

The most popular airlines flying from Christchurch to South Africa are Cathay Pacific, Emirates and Etihad Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Christchurch to South Africa?

The cheapest flight price from Christchurch to South Africa is $1,126. On average you can expect to pay $2,319. The most popular route, (Christchurch - Cape Town Intl), can usually be booked for $2,466.

Can I fly to South Africa from Christchurch right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Christchurch to South Africa

Most visitors from Christchurch need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter South Africa.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Christchurch must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to South Africa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Christchurch are not required to quarantine after entering South Africa.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Can I fly back to Christchurch from South Africa?

Returning to Christchurch from South Africa

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Christchurch.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Christchurch.

Destination points for flights from Christchurch to South Africa

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Top 6 airlines flying from Christchurch to South Africa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Christchurch to South Africa choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
Cheapest$903
Average$1,529
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
Cheapest$1,043
Average$1,505
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
Cheapest$1,078
Average$1,794
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$1,175
Average$1,770
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
Cheapest$1,415
Average$2,102
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$1,740
Average$2,611
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety