Christchurch to Cairns Flights
Christchurch and Cairns airports and terminals
Airports in Christchurch , NZ
Christchurch International Airport (CHC)
Distance from City Center: 5.7 miles
Cheap flights from Christchurch to Cairns
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Flights to Cairns
Christchurch Airport Information
Check with Orbitz.com when you are searching for cheap flights from Christchurch. Orbitz.com compares multiple airlines fares, so you can choose the one that is best for your budget and needs. Christchurch International Airport is located at 30 Durey Road and is about 10 kilometers from downtown. The airport is host to several airlines, including Air New Zealand, Air Pacific, Emirates, Jetstar, Qantas, Singapore, and Virgin Australia. Orbitz.com works with these companies to find you bargain tickets.
Ground Transportation Information
Transportation to the airport is available by taxi, shuttle, car rental, and bus. Taxis are waiting outside the terminal; their rates vary by company and your destination. Shuttles and buses are a cheaper transportation option, but they take a little longer to get you to your destination. Most major car rental companies are located at the airport. Their rates vary by type of vehicle and the company, but on Orbitz.com you can prearrange your rental and receive discounts.
Airport Parking Information
Your parking options at the airport include premium, short-term, and long-term car park. Premium parking, located next to the terminal costs $6 for 20 minutes, $8 up to 90 minutes, and a daily rate of $30. Short-term parking is $5 for an hour and a $25 daily rate. Long-term parking will costs you $5 an hour and a daily rate of $25.
Airport Restaurant Information
There are plenty of dining options at the airport, including Burger King, Grab & Fly, Healthy Habits, Noodle, Number Eight, and several more. Whether you want a quick snack or a sit-down meal, you have plenty of options to choose from.
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Cairns Airport in Queensland
Cheap flights to Cairns, vacation packages, and more are available at Orbitz.com to help you plan your Queensland vacation. You'll arrive at Cairns Airport, located about 4 miles north of downtown Cairns. The airport handles both domestic and international flights. Airlines served by Cairns Airport include Qantas, Jetstar, Cathay Pacific, and United Airlines.
Transportation from the Airport
Many travelers arriving at Cairns Airport opt to take a taxi into town. A typical fare from the airport to downtown Cairns is approximately $25. Both the international and domestic terminals have a designated taxi queue. Travelers may also opt to privately book a limousine transfer to their hotel. Another alternative is to rent a car from Avis, Budget, Europcar, or another car rental agency located at the airport. Shuttle bus transport service from Sun Palm Transport Group to designated locations in town is another option.
Weather Conditions in Cairns
Cairns is a tropical city, so temperatures tend to be fairly mild all year long. The winter months, which occur between May and August in the southern hemisphere, tend to have average temperatures ranging from the 60s at night into the high 70s during the day. The summer months of December through February have night lows in the 70s and daytime highs in the high 80s.
Visitor Attractions in Cairns
Outdoor activities in Cairns are always popular. Visitors can choose from wildlife tours, whitewater rafting, snorkeling trips, and rainforest hikes. No matter what time of year you choose to visit Queensland, count on Orbitz.com for inexpensive accommodations and cheap flights to Cairns.
Flight schedule for flights from Christchurch to Cairns on Sun, Mar 9, 2014
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Air New Zealand/Qantas||NZ7927/QF782||CHC||6:20 AM||CNS||12:10 PM||73H/73H||8hr 50min|
|Emirates/Qantas||EK5046/QF5682||CHC||7:30 AM||CNS||1:15 PM||73H/320||8hr 45min|
|Jetstar/Jetstar||JQ140/JQ682||CHC||6:30 AM||CNS||1:15 PM||320/320||9hr 45min|
|China Eastern Airlines/Qantas||MU8401/QF5682||CHC||7:30 AM||CNS||1:15 PM||73H/320||8hr 45min|
|Air New Zealand/Qantas||NZ887/QF5682||CHC||7:00 AM||CNS||1:15 PM||320/320||9hr 15min|
|Asiana Airlines/Qantas||OZ6559/QF5682||CHC||7:00 AM||CNS||1:15 PM||320/320||9hr 15min|
|Qantas/Qantas||QF206/QF5682||CHC||6:30 AM||CNS||1:15 PM||320/320||9hr 45min|
|Qantas/Qantas||QF138/QF5682||CHC||7:30 AM||CNS||1:15 PM||73H/320||8hr 45min|
|Air New Zealand/Air New Zealand||NZ805/NZ7249||CHC||3:40 PM||CNS||8:30 PM||320/73W||7hr 50min|
|Singapore Airlines/Singapore Airlines||SQ6853/SQ6456||CHC||3:40 PM||CNS||8:30 PM||320/73W||7hr 50min|
|Virgin Australia/Virgin Australia||VA8125/VA795||CHC||3:40 PM||CNS||8:30 PM||320/73W||7hr 50min|
|Air New Zealand/Qantas||NZ805/QF786||CHC||3:40 PM||CNS||9:15 PM||320/73H||8hr 35min|
|Air New Zealand/Air New Zealand||NZ805/NZ7522||CHC||3:40 PM||CNS||10:05 PM||320/73H||9hr 25min|
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