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How to find the cheapest flight from
Canberra (CBR) to South Island (CHC)

All the information you need to plan the best CBR to CHC flight in 2021: compare Canberra to South Island flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in South Island.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Canberra to South Island?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Canberra to South Island. 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 South Island.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 15% by booking at least 47 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 South Island within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $493.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Canberra to South Island?

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to South Island from Canberra. Users have commonly found prices around $424 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $285. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 3% on flights from Canberra to South Island by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cheap flights from Canberra to South Island in May, June 2021

The best prices found for CBR to CHC flights in May, June
24 Jun - 7 Jul
$734pp
CBR
Canberra
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CBR
Canberra
24 Jun - 7 Jul
$833pp
CBR
Canberra
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CBR
Canberra
24 Jun - 7 Jul
$919pp
CBR
Canberra
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CBR
Canberra

Canberra to South Island 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Island from Canberra found for this year
24 Jun - 7 Jul
$734pp
CBR
Canberra
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CBR
Canberra
24 Jun - 7 Jul
$833pp
CBR
Canberra
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CBR
Canberra
24 Jun - 7 Jul
$919pp
CBR
Canberra
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CBR
Canberra

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Canberra</span> to <span class="emphasized">South Island</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Canberra to South Island

Can I find flights from Canberra to South Island for under $765 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Canberra to South Island for under $765. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $734, but on average you can expect to pay $828.

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.

Are there direct flights from Canberra to South Island for under $765 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Canberra to South Island, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

The Canberra to Christchurch flight path was viewed by 238 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Canberra or Christchurch?

Canberra will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to Christchurch over the next 8 days.

Is Canberra weather warmer or cooler than Christchurch?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 28 °Cs in January, on average. The temperature in Christchurch is generally colder than in Canberra. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long does is the flight from Canberra to South Island?

A quick flight from Canberra to South Island can take about 8h 55m. Air New Zealand provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $735.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Canberra to South Island return?

According to our current data, Air New Zealand ($735), offers the cheapest pricing from Canberra to South Island.

Destination information for South Island

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Canberra to South Island.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.08
Average temperature for May in South Island
14.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in South Island
199.0 mm

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Airports servicing Christchurch

Top 3 airlines flying from Canberra to South Island

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Canberra to South Island choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
$318 $426 No cancel fee 80%
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Air New Zealand
$356 $459 No cancel fee 78%
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Qantas Airways
$357 $598 No cancel fee 74%
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