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Cheap flights from Auckland to Christchurch

AKL — CHC
16 Jun — 23 Jun1
1 adult
Sun 16/6
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The best prices from Auckland Intl to Christchurch are usually found in May or June, booked 80 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Auckland to Christchurch

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 11 June 2024.

Popular in

November

Cheapest in

May

Average price

₹ 9,771

Round-trip from

₹ 82,472
High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 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 105% 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 61 days in advance to save up to 93% 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 61 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 ₹ 12,360, or ₹ 17,287 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Christchurch from Auckland. Users have commonly found prices around ₹ 12,708 for the month, but tickets can be as low as ₹ 4,510. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in November.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from AKL to CHC?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 37% on flights from Auckland to Christchurch by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

How far ahead should I 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 31 May 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Auckland to Christchurch, you should look to book at least 80 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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What is the cheapest day 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 9 June 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. Saturday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Auckland to Christchurch

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Christchurch from Auckland with our price prediction graph.
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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

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Christchurch, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 17.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of June, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 6.0 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: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, 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 8 flights from Auckland to Christchurch a day.
    Morning (6am - Noon) - 63% of flight departures
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 25% of flight departures
    Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 13% 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(95%), United Airlines(93%) or Singapore Airlines(90%), 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.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Auckland to Christchurch that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Auckland to Christchurch flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Auckland to Christchurch with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Auckland to Christchurch flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Auckland to Christchurch that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Auckland to Christchurch flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Auckland to Christchurch?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Auckland to Christchurch.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Auckland to Christchurch?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Auckland to Christchurch by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Auckland to Christchurch that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Auckland to Christchurch offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Auckland to Christchurch?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Auckland to Christchurch flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Auckland to Christchurch

Discover the top 2 airlines that operate flights from Auckland to Christchurch. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 385,910 searches. Data last updated 11 June 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
JetstarCheapest₹ 6,617Average₹ 11,103FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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Air New ZealandCheapest₹ 12,771Average₹ 17,154FlexibilityNo 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 11 June 2024.
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32%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
44%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 11 June 2024.
Monday93daily flights
Tuesday75daily flights
Wednesday85daily flights
Thursday81daily flights
Friday91daily flights
Saturday68daily flights
Sunday67daily flights

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