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How to find the cheapest flight from
Christchurch (CHC) to Townsville (TSV)

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

Users have found that flying from Christchurch to Townsville on a Sunday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save up to 44% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 57 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 Townsville from $713 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $891 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of June. Prices to Townsville from Christchurch average $646. You can even find prices in June for less than $646, as users have found deals to Townsville from as low as $361. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Townsville from Christchurch. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 26%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Christchurch to Townsville (CHC - TSV)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Christchurch to Townsville at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 43% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

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Flight FAQs

From Christchurch to Townsville

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 129 users have taken a look at flights from Christchurch to Townsville.

Does it rain more in Christchurch or Townsville?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Christchurch is roughly less than Townsville. You can assume this to be the case over the next 5 days.

Is Christchurch weather warmer or cooler than Townsville?

Expect the weather to be around 32 °C on average in January. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Townsville is generally hotter than in Christchurch.

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Destination information for Townsville

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Christchurch to Townsville
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.96
Average temperature for December in Townsville
31.0 °C
Avg rainfall for December in Townsville
134.0 mm

Airports servicing Christchurch

Airports servicing Townsville

Top 3 airlines from Christchurch to Townsville

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Christchurch to Townsville 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
Jetstar
$201 $386 No change fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$344 $458 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$263 $466 No change fee 74%
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