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Flights to Christchurch in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 15% potential price rise
Cheapest inJuneBest time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average price฿31,549Average for round-trip flights in October 2021
Round-trip from฿48,090From Bangkok to Christchurch
One-way from฿334One-way flight from Bangkok to Christchurch (CHC)

Cheap flights to Christchurch in October, November 2021

The best prices found for CHC flights for October, November
4 Nov - 11 Nov
฿67,299pp
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
4 Nov - 11 Nov
฿69,267pp
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
4 Nov - 11 Nov
฿76,003pp
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Christchurch 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Christchurch found for this year
4 Nov - 11 Nov
฿67,299pp
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
4 Nov - 11 Nov
฿69,267pp
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
4 Nov - 11 Nov
฿76,003pp
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
BKK
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Cheapest prices for Christchurch flights by month

The cheapest ticket to Christchurch found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
May
฿17,609
August
฿23,511
October
฿28,380
At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Christchurch is currently ; with October being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.

When is the best time to fly to Christchurch Airport?

Average Christchurch flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
TH1 - CHC
Price
฿11,573 - ฿58,745
CHC
Temperature
11 - 22 °C
CHC
Precipitation
13 - 21 mm

Peak Season: 

The southern island of New Zealand enjoys beautiful summer weather, which marks the high season, lasting from around the start of December through until March.

The sunshine also sees a range of festivals take place. If you book flights to Christchurch during the month of February then expect to see crowds. Over 18,000 visit during this time, many of them flying from all over the globe to watch one of the world’s longest running multi-sport events, The Speight’s Coast to Coast. The challenge is not for the faint-hearted as the competitors run, bike and swim their way around the 150 mile course which can take up to two days to complete.

Another event to keep travellers and locals busy during the following month is the Great Kiwi Beer Festival. The festival is dedicated to celebrating the brewing industry in New Zealand and features an array of over 100 local, national and international brews for attendees to try and enjoy.

Alternatively, book a flight to Christchurch during the southern winter, between June and August, to enjoy Alpine sports.

Off Season:

Visitors, who want to take advantage cheap flights to Christchurch, should check out prices between March and May, or around September and October for the best deals and mild weather.

When is the best time to book a flight to Christchurch?

Booking 61 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Christchurch. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.

Christchurch overview

Often called the Garden City of New Zealand, Christchurch is a charming town of 350,000 people that is surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery in the Southern Hemisphere.

Shopping in Christchurch is one of the town’s great attractions. Head to new developments like the re:Start shopping mall which offers plenty for tourists to explore, but the spectacular farmers market which features delicacies from around the world will be irresistible to any foodie.

Culture lovers who book flights to Christchurch may find this to be New Zealand’s finest city. Tour the stunning Botanical Gardens, head to the newly restored cathedral or learn a thing or two about the vast continent to New Zealand’s south at the unique International Antarctic Centre. Nature lovers will adore the animals on view at the Orana Wildlife Park, while art fans will flock to the city’s fine art gallery, one of New Zealand’s best.

Don’t be afraid to explore outside the city limits as well. Lovers of fine wine will want to get out of town to the vineyards of the hinterland. Visit New Brighton pier to experience the region’s excellent surf, see Kiwi in the wild at the Willowbank Wildlife Reserve, sail with dolphins, cycle the Alps or you can even try skiing in the Southern Alps when the season is right around July and August.

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Getting around Christchurch

The city has a superb public transport system, so getting around should not present any difficulties. The majority of buses will also have on-board bike racks, so feel free to cycle and ride to get the most out of your stay. There is also a handy ferry across the harbour, which provides a nice sight-seeing opportunity as well.

Getting from the Airport to the City

The 7 mile route from Christchurch International Airport (CHC) into the city centre takes around 30 minutes by bus. You can also choose an express service which costs a little more but takes less time. Shuttle services are offered by cab firms, and there are ordinary taxis to catch as well, all of them licensed by the airport. You can also arrange a car rental from the arrivals terminal, but it’s advisable to book this beforehand.

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What airport do you fly into for flights to Christchurch?

Booking a flight to Christchurch (CHC) is your only option if you intend on flying to Christchurch. It is only a 9.5 km journey from Christchurch to Christchurch’s city centre.

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