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Cheap flights from Perth to South Island

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The best prices from Perth to South Island are usually found in June or May, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Sunday

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Perth (PER) to South Island (CHC)

PER - CHC
Price
$646 - $1,075
CHC
Temperature
11 - 20 °C
CHC
Rainfall
153 - 249 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$646

From Perth to South Island

One-way from

$610

One-way flight from Perth to South Island

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Perth to South Island?

Users have found that flying from Perth to South Island on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save up to 15% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 47 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Perth to South Island from $508 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $517 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to South Island. Flights to South Island from Perth in May are about $437 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $294.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Perth to South Island (PER - CHC)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 15% on flights from Perth to South Island by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cheap flights from Perth to South Island in April, May 2021

29 Apr - 5 May
$937pp
PER
Perth
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth
28 May - 25 Jun
$976pp
PER
Perth
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth
28 May - 25 Jun
$979pp
PER
Perth
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth

Perth to South Island 2021 flight deals

6 Oct - 13 Oct
$825pp
PER
Perth
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth
29 Jul - 8 Aug
$842pp
PER
Perth
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth
6 Oct - 13 Oct
$844pp
PER
Perth
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth

Last-minute flights from Perth to South Island

20 Apr - 22 Apr
$1,123pp
PER
Perth
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth
20 Apr - 22 Apr
$1,143pp
PER
Perth
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth
20 Apr - 22 Apr
$1,193pp
PER
Perth
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PER
Perth

One-way flights to South Island from Perth

15:45 - 15:10
Air New Zealand
2 stops
19h 25m
PER - CHC
Air New Zealand
$611
FlyFar
21:40 - 04:00
Jetstar
3 stops
26h 20m
PER - CHC
Jetstar
$729
Kiwi.com
21:40 - 06:55
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
29h 15m
PER - CHC
Multiple Airlines
$903
Expedia

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Flight FAQs

From Perth to South Island

Can I find flights from Perth to South Island for under $919 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Perth to South Island for under $919. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $825, but on average you can expect to pay $938.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Perth to Christchurch have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Virgin Australia, Air New Zealand, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Virgin Australia with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Perth to South Island for under $787 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Perth to South Island for under $1,181?

There are currently 7+ open flights from Perth to South Island within the next 7 days for less than $1,181.

How popular is this flight route?

The Perth to Christchurch flight path was viewed by 1,959 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 Perth or Christchurch?

Perth will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to Christchurch over the next 9 days.

Is Perth weather warmer or cooler than Christchurch?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 32 °C on average in the month of January. The temperature in Christchurch is typically colder than in Perth. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

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

Departing from Perth to South Island will take you 9h 40m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Perth to South Island return?

According to our current data, Jetstar ($843), Air New Zealand ($937), and Qantas Airways ($1,105) offers the cheapest pricing from Perth to South Island.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Perth to South Island one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $503 on Air New Zealand. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Jetstar from $552 and Qantas Airways from $584 one-way.

Destination information for South Island

Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.09
Average temperature for April in South Island
16.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in South Island
186.0 mm

Airports servicing Perth

Airports servicing Christchurch

Top 5 airlines flying from Perth to South Island

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
$452 $588 No cancel fee 80%
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Jetstar
$465 $632 No cancel fee 74%
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Air New Zealand
$440 $648 No cancel fee 78%
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Emirates
$451 $713 No cancel fee 75%
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Qantas Airways
$493 $738 No cancel fee 74%
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