Cheap flights from Auckland to Christchurch

AKL — CHC
29 Feb — 7 Mar1
1 adult
Thu 29/2
Thu 7/3

The best prices from Auckland Intl to Christchurch are usually found in June or May, booked 85 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Auckland (AKL) to Christchurch (CHC)

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Auckland (AKL) to Christchurch (CHC). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 24 February 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

June

Average price

₹ 14,422

Round-trip from

₹ 7,313,684
High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in February 2024
From Auckland Intl to Christchurch

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

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 93% on the overall cost on flights from Auckland to Christchurch.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 59 days in advance to save up to 69% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 59 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Auckland to Christchurch 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as ₹ 14,008, or ₹ 16,494 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Our data shows that June tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Christchurch from Auckland. Users have commonly found prices around ₹ 14,063 for the month, but tickets can be as low as ₹ 6,051. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to Christchurch (AKL - CHC)?

Unlike at midday, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 21% on flights from Auckland to Christchurch by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Auckland to Christchurch. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Auckland to Christchurch, you should look to book at least 74 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to Christchurch?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Auckland to Christchurch. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Auckland to Christchurch flight should consider departing on Wednesday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Christchurch by month

Plan your trip from Auckland to Christchurch by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Auckland to Christchurch is currently ₹ 0 while a return flight costs ₹ 0. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Auckland to Christchurch (average of ₹ 1,065). Flying from Auckland to Christchurch in November is currently the most expensive (average of ₹ 1,514). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

₹ 88,272

February

₹ 124,907

March

₹ 101,285

April

₹ 106,921

May

₹ 100,871

June

₹ 117,282

July

₹ 120,432

August

₹ 99,959

September

₹ 113,055

October

₹ 123,167

November

₹ 125,488

December

₹ 94,820

Temperature and rainfall in Christchurch by month

Plan your trip to Christchurch by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CHC

Temperature

6 - 17 °C

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Auckland to Christchurch. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.

What days are direct flights available from Auckland to Christchurch?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday.

How popular is this Auckland to Christchurch flight route?

How many flights depart from Auckland to Christchurch on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 17 flights from Auckland to Christchurch a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 24% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 35% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 18% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 24% of flight departures

What are the most reliable airlines from Auckland to Christchurch?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Auckland to Christchurch consider choosing Virgin Atlantic(93%), Turkish Airlines(88%) or ANA(83%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What does AKL to CHC mean?

Auckland Intl Airport is AKL and Christchurch Airport is CHC. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Auckland to Christchurch

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JetstarCheapest₹ 7,510Average₹ 10,668FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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Air New ZealandCheapest₹ 11,240Average₹ 16,768FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
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Hourly flight availability from Auckland to Christchurch

Find hourly flight availability from Auckland to Christchurch. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 24 February 2024.
10%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
38%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
41%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
11%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Auckland to Christchurch

Explore weekly flight availability from Auckland to Christchurch. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated 24 February 2024.
Monday93daily flights
Tuesday75daily flights
Wednesday85daily flights
Thursday81daily flights
Friday91daily flights
Saturday68daily flights
Sunday67daily flights

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