Cheap flights to Christchurch you can book in 2021
Find out which airlines fly to Christchurch, how much you should expect to pay and the latest flight deals.
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One of two international airports on New Zealand's South Island, Christchurch Airport is the second largest in the country with direct flights available from Sydney, Brisbane and the Gold Coast.
Being in close proximity to ski fields, hiking tracks and stunning scenery, Christchurch serves as a good starting point for a South Island adventure, whether you're wanting to head north, west or south.
Car and campervan hire is popular with visitors and you can find rental companies both inside and outside the airport grounds.
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How much are flights to Christchurch?
From Brisbane, Sydney and the Gold Coast, you can get return flights to Christchurch for under $400. Return flights from Adelaide can cost under $600 and those travelling from Perth can secure return flights for under $800.
When is the cheapest time to fly to Christchurch?
The cheapest time to fly to Christchurch from Australia is between May and August. If you want to avoid the crowds and inflated accommodation prices, it's best to travel in June.
If you're heading to Christchurch between the winter months of June and August, you can expect to see more people out and about, as the snow season is a popular time of year for travel in New Zealand. If you plan to get among the snow sports action, it works in your favour that the cheapest time to fly is also the best time to hit the ski fields.
How far in advance should I book my flight to Christchurch?
If you know when you want to jet off to Christchurch, it's best to book your flights seven weeks in advance.
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