Cheap flights from Canberra to Christchurch

The best prices from Canberra to Christchurch are usually found in June or May, booked 57 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Monday

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

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Canberra to Christchurch. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Christchurch.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 11% by booking at least 57 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Canberra to Christchurch within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $612.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, June can be a great choice for travel to Christchurch. Flights to Christchurch from Canberra in June are about $600 on average during June, but can be found for as low as $490.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Canberra to Christchurch (CBR - CHC)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Canberra to Christchurch is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 3% on airfare.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Canberra to Christchurch flights.

Which airlines flying from Canberra to Christchurch have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Virgin Australia, Air New Zealand, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

How popular is this Canberra to Christchurch flight route?

Within the past month, 238 users have taken a look at flights from Canberra to Christchurch.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Canberra to Christchurch?

Consider Emirates, Air New Zealand or Qantas Airways when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Canberra to Christchurch.

What are the cheapest flights from Canberra to Christchurch?

While on average a flight from Canberra to Christchurch is generally $798, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $410. When looking at the most popular route, (Canberra - Christchurch), you can expect to pay $812 for that flight.

Can I fly to Christchurch from Canberra right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Canberra to Christchurch

Most visitors from Canberra need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Christchurch.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Canberra are not required to quarantine after entering Christchurch.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher - Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Can I fly back to Canberra from Christchurch?

Returning to Canberra from Christchurch

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Christchurch must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Canberra.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Christchurch are not required to quarantine after entering Canberra.

Alternative routes for Canberra to Christchurch

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 3 airlines flying from Canberra to Christchurch

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Canberra to Christchurch choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$441
Average$591
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$494
Average$636
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$495
Average$830
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety