Cheap flights from South Island to Whistler

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

To save on the cost of your flight from South Island to Whistler, book at least 22 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 32% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,711 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $2,187.

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

Flights from South Island to Whistler lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from South Island to Whistler in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,136.

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Island to Whistler (EDG - WH1)?

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

South Island to Whistler 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Whistler from South Island found for this year
1 Sep - 11 Sep
CHC

Christchurch

YVR

Vancouver Intl

1 stop

27h 05m
YVR

Vancouver Intl

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

37h 36m
$1,403

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 19/1/22

1 Sep - 11 Sep
CHC

Christchurch

YVR

Vancouver Intl

2 stops

23h 25m
YVR

Vancouver Intl

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

37h 36m
$1,418

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 19/1/22

1 Sep - 11 Sep
CHC

Christchurch

YVR

Vancouver Intl

1 stop

36h 40m
YVR

Vancouver Intl

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

21h 10m
$1,692

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 19/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about South Island to Whistler flights.

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

Air New Zealand, Air Canada, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

What are the most popular routes from South Island to Whistler?

Most travellers choose Dunedin - Vancouver Intl, Queenstown Intl - Vancouver Intl or Christchurch - Vancouver Intl when deciding on the best route from South Island to Whistler.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from South Island to Whistler?

Air Canada, Air New Zealand and Qantas Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from South Island to Whistler.

What are the cheapest flights from South Island to Whistler?

The cheapest flight price from South Island to Whistler is $990. On average you can expect to pay $1,119. The most popular route, (Dunedin - Vancouver Intl), can usually be booked for $2,297.

Can I fly to Whistler from South Island right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from South Island to Whistler

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Island are not required to quarantine after entering Whistler.

Documents
Compassionate entry for travellers and limited release from quarantine - Foreign nationals traveling without an advance written approval for an exemption of a border restriction may be denied entry into Canada.


Can I fly back to South Island from Whistler?

Returning to South Island from Whistler

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Whistler are not required to quarantine after entering South Island.

Top 4 airlines flying from South Island to Whistler

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Island to Whistler choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$1,026
Average$1,415
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$1,287
Average$1,884
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$1,436
Average$1,637
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Air Canada
Cheapest$1,483
Average$1,704
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety