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

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 11% 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 61 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 South Island to South Africa 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,636, or $1,728 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from South Island to South Africa lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from South Island to South Africa in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,160.

South Island to South Africa 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Africa from South Island found for this year
2 Sep - 6 Sep
$1,578pp
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
2 Sep - 6 Sep
$1,584pp
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
2 Sep - 6 Sep
$1,585pp
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch

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Flight FAQs

From South Island to South Africa

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Christchurch to South Africa have been viewed 305 times in the past calendar month.

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.

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

When booking a flight from Christchurch to South Africa, you may want to consider flying on Cathay Pacific, Emirates or Etihad Airways as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Christchurch to South Africa?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Christchurch to South Africa? While on average our users pay $2,400, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $1,269. The most popular route (Christchurch - Johannesburg OR Tambo), is priced around $1,463.

Arrival points for flights from South Island to South Africa

Destination information for South Africa

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from South Island to South Africa
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Airports servicing Christchurch

Airports servicing

Bloemfontein Intl (BFN)
Cape Town (CPT)
Durban (DUR)
East London (ELS)
George (GRJ)
Sabi Sabi (GSS)

Top 6 airlines flying from South Island to South Africa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Island to South Africa 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
Etihad Airways
$747 $1,078 No cancel fee 75%
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Singapore Airlines
$647 $1,095 No cancel fee 81%
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Qantas Airways
$842 $1,267 No cancel fee 74%
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Emirates
$772 $1,285 No cancel fee 75%
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Cathay Pacific
$1,014 $1,505 No cancel fee 72%
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Air New Zealand
$1,246 $1,870 No cancel fee 78%
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