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Cheap flights from Palmerston North to South Island

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Palmerston North (PMR) to South Island

All the information you need to plan the best PMR to CHC flight in 2021: compare Palmerston North to South Island flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in South Island.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Palmerston North to South Island?

Find a great deal and save up to 88% by booking at least 60 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Palmerston North to South Island within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $313.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Palmerston North to South Island?

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to South Island from Palmerston North average $233. You can even find prices in May for less than $233, as users have found deals to South Island from as low as $110. The month of August appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to South Island from Palmerston North. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 43%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Palmerston North to South Island (PMR - zzEDG)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Palmerston North to South Island as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Palmerston North to South Island in September, October 2021

The best prices found for PMR to South Island flights in September, October
30 Oct - 7 Nov
$108pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
27 Oct - 28 Oct
$144pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
30 Oct - 7 Nov
$164pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
PMR
Palmerston North

Palmerston North to South Island 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Island from Palmerston North found for this year
30 Oct - 7 Nov
$108pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
27 Oct - 28 Oct
$144pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
30 Oct - 7 Nov
$164pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
PMR
Palmerston North

Direct flights to South Island from Palmerston North

Save time with Palmerston North to South Island direct flight deals
30 Oct - 7 Nov
$108pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
14 Mar - 15 Mar
$110pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
27 Oct - 28 Oct
$144pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North

Last-minute flights from Palmerston North to South Island

Late deals on return flights to South Island from Palmerston North, departing today and this week
27 Sep - 28 Sep
$309pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
Direct
PMR
Palmerston North
27 Sep - 28 Sep
$338pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
PMR
Palmerston North
27 Sep - 28 Sep
$345pp
PMR
Palmerston North
Air New Zealand
Direct
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
PMR
Palmerston North

One-way flights to South Island from Palmerston North

The cheapest one-way flights from Palmerston North to South Island
01:35 - 02:55
Air New Zealand
Direct
1h 20m
PMR - CHC
Air New Zealand
$130
Jettzy (NZ)
02:25 - 06:25
Air New Zealand
1 stop
4h 00m
PMR - CHC
Air New Zealand
$107
mytrip.com
08:30 - 15:10
Air New Zealand
2 stops
6h 40m
PMR - CHC
Air New Zealand
$202
Mix&Match (NZ)

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Palmerston North to South Island

What airport do you fly from for flights from Palmerston North to South Island?

Located just 4.0 km from the city centre, Palmerston North (PMR) is the airport most travellers will use when flying to South Island from Palmerston North.

Which airlines flying from Palmerston North to South Island have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Palmerston North to South Island have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air New Zealand and Jetstar are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air New Zealand with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Palmerston North to South Island for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Palmerston North to South Island for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $108, but on average you can expect to pay $212.

Are there direct flights from Palmerston North to South Island for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 7 direct flights from Palmerston North to South Island under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Palmerston North to South Island is less than $209.

Are there last-minute flights available from Palmerston North to South Island for under $400?

There are currently 8+ open flights from Palmerston North to South Island within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are direct flights available from Palmerston North to South Island?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Thursday, Friday.

How popular is this Palmerston North to South Island flight route?

Within the past month, 1,220 users have taken a look at flights from Palmerston North to South Island.

How many flights depart from Palmerston North to South Island on average per day?

3 flight departures from Palmerston North to South Island per day on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 33% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 67% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Palmerston North to South Island?

A quick flight from Palmerston North to South Island can take about 1h 20m. Air New Zealand provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $108. Palmerston North and South Island are separated by a distance of 436 km. All flights are typically direct.

What are the most popular routes from Palmerston North to South Island?

While some choose either Palmerston North - Queenstown Intl or Palmerston North - Dunedin, Palmerston North - Christchurch is the most popular route from Palmerston North to South Island.

What are the cheapest flights from Palmerston North to South Island?

On average you can expect to pay $199 for a flight from Palmerston North to South Island. The cheapest flight overall is $74 while the most popular route, (Palmerston North - Christchurch) is currently priced at $144.

What are the most reliable airlines from Palmerston North to South Island?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Palmerston North to South Island are Singapore Airlines (78%), Qantas Airways (77%) and Air New Zealand (70%).

Alternative routes for Palmerston North to South Island

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Destination points for flights from Palmerston North to South Island

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Destination information for South Island

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Palmerston North to South Island.
Flight duration from PMR to South Island
1h 17m
Average temperature for September in South Island
13.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in South Island
208.0 mm

Airports servicing Palmerston North

Airports servicing

Kaikoura (KBZ)
Takaka (KTF)
Christchurch (CHC)
Timaru (TIU)
Dunedin (DUD)

Top 3 airlines flying from Palmerston North to South Island

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Palmerston North to South Island 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
Air New Zealand
$106 $333 No cancel fee 78%
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Originair
$170 $364 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Originair. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Jetstar
$220 $408 No cancel fee 74%
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