Cheap flights from Christchurch to Sydney

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The best prices from Christchurch to Sydney Kingsford Smith are usually found in September or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Friday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Christchurch to Sydney

All the information you need to plan the best CHC to SYD flight in 2022: compare Christchurch to Sydney flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sydney.

CHC - SYD

Price

$253 - $441

SYD

Temperature

11 - 22 °C

SYD

Precipitation

50 - 130 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Average price

$570

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$379

From Christchurch to Sydney Kingsford Smith

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Christchurch to Sydney?

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 13% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

To save up to 27% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 60 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Christchurch to Sydney from $524 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $591 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Christchurch to Sydney?

September can be a great time to fly to Sydney from Christchurch with a flight ticket averaging about $480. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as $296. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Christchurch to Sydney (CHC - SYD)?

Unlike at midday, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 17% on flights from Christchurch to Sydney by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Christchurch to Sydney 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from Christchurch found for this year
19 Sep - 21 Sep
CHC

Christchurch

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

6h 20m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

9h 30m
$566

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/25/22

19 Sep - 21 Sep
CHC

Christchurch

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

13h 15m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 05m
$618

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

19 Sep - 21 Sep
CHC

Christchurch

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 35m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CHC

Christchurch

Nonstop

3h 10m
$670

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Christchurch to Sydney flights.

Which airlines flying from Christchurch to Sydney Kingsford Smith have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Christchurch to Sydney Kingsford Smith that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Jetstar, Air New Zealand, and Emirates. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

How popular is this Christchurch to Sydney flight route?

This flight path from Christchurch to Sydney Kingsford Smith was viewed by 5,491 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

When booking a flight from Christchurch to Sydney, you may want to consider flying on Emirates, Jetstar or Air New Zealand as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Christchurch to Sydney?

On average you can expect to pay $486 for a flight from Christchurch to Sydney. The cheapest flight overall is $236 while the most popular route, (Christchurch - Sydney Kingsford Smith) is currently priced at $808.

Can I fly to Sydney Kingsford Smith from Christchurch right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Christchurch to Sydney Kingsford Smith

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Christchurch are not required to quarantine after entering Sydney Kingsford Smith.

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Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.


Can I fly back to Christchurch from Sydney Kingsford Smith?

Returning to Christchurch from Sydney Kingsford Smith

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith are not required to quarantine after entering Christchurch.

Alternative routes for Christchurch to Sydney

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 5 airlines flying from Christchurch to Sydney

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Christchurch to Sydney choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$256
Average$533
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
Cheapest$271
Average$370
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$332
Average$498
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$336
Average$491
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
Cheapest$351
Average$507
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety