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Cheap Flights From Christchurch Intl. Airport Starting At $50 One Way, $98 Round Trip

Prices starting at $98 for return flights and $50 for one-way flights to were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Cheap Flights to Christchurch Intl. Airport starting at $50 One Way, $98 Round Trip

One way and return prices found within past 7 days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Deals On This Weekend's Flights

Origin Destination Travel Dates Flights From*
CHC Auckland Jan 29 - Feb 1 $220
CHC Wellington Jan 29 - Feb 1 $264
CHC Queenstown Jan 29 - Jan 31 $343
*Prices include taxes and fees
Christchurch Intl. Airport
Airport Name
Christchurch International Airport
Airport Location
Christchurch, New Zealand
Delay Outlook
0.5 out of 5
Minimal Disruption

Airport Data

Name of Airport
Airport IATA Code
Lowest Flight Price $50
Available Airline Carriers Air New Zealand, Jetstar, Jetstar with Bag
Flights Per Day
Most Popular Airline

Fly to Christchurch Airport

Christchurch is a lively city with lots to do, and boasts some unique attractions such as the International Antarctic Centre, where visitors can learn about life in the Antarctic in a hands-on setting. Wildlife conservation is important to the Kiwis, and the Willowbank Wildlife Reserve makes for a great visit to see some NZ native rare species in a natural setting. For the best views in the city, opt for a ride on the Christchurch gondola.

Christchurch is in a great location to indulge in some adrenaline pumping activities; within a couple of hours of the city are opportunities to ski, bungy jump and skydive, as well as whale and dolphin watch. If cityslicking is more your thing, head to Christchurch's New Regent Street to browse lovely local shops and cafes, and even sit in the Central Library's Outdoor Reading Room.

Getting around

When you fly to Christchurch Airport (CHC), metro buses provide a regular service into the city centre and surrounding locations. They depart from the international arrivals terminal and tickets can be bought right from the driver. The airport also has two taxi ranks; one outside International arrivals, and one by the Regional Lounge. Vehicle rentals are also available, and drive time to the city centre is about 20 minutes.

Flights from Christchurch Intl. Airport - Frequently Asked Questions

Where can you fly to from Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.)?

If you take a quick peek at the numbers, most international travelers flying out of Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) are on the way to Sydney, Brisbane or Melbourne. Sounds like an excellent idea to us!

The majority of domestic travelers fly to Auckland, Wellington or Dunedin. Decide on your destination, book your airfare and you'll be embarking on your awesome adventure in no time at all.

What airlines fly out of Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.)?

These domestic carriers all have flights out of Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) and are top-quality options:

  • Air New Zealand
  • Jetstar
  • Sounds Air

Whether you can't wait to vacation in a new country or go back to one you adore, look up these renowned carriers that offer flights out of Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.):

  • Qantas
  • Air New Zealand
  • Virgin Australia
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight from Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.)?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans from Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights from Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight from Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is CHC?

CHC is the identifier for Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.), as set by the IATA. Most airports around the world have their own special three-letter identifier or code, which is mostly used for travel itinerary purposes.

Are there private lounges in Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.)?

Good news! You'll be able to escape the crowds in at least one private lounge at Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.). Depending on your fare class, who you're jetting off with and membership status, you may already be eligible for access. Alternatively, visit the airport's website to see if you can pay at the door.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.