AKL - CHC
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|June||Best time to beat the crowds (25% less expensive on average)|
|December||Most popular time to fly (22% more expensive on average)|
Average price of a return ticket
|$121||(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)|
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When to book flights from Auckland to Christchurch
Top tips for finding a cheap flight
- Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $83 or less.
- The cheapest flight from Auckland to Christchurch was found, on average, 56 days before departure.
- Book at least 4 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
- High season is considered to be November, December and January. The cheapest month to fly is June.
- Morning departure is around 2% more expensive than an evening flight, on average*.
- Considering the flight time between Auckland (AKL) and Christchurch (CHC) is so short, don’t waste a large part of your day travelling to the airport. Drive your car directly to Auckland Airport and leave your car in one of the parking bays. You can pre-book your parking space online to save further time on the day of your flight.
- Air New Zealand and Jetstar do not offer complimentary meals on the flight between Auckland and Christchurch. Although the length of the flight is not long, once you add the time it takes to board and go through customs you may realise that you’re hungrier on the plane than you expected. Plan ahead and bring some snacks or fill up with a large meal beforehand.
- A Metro Bus is the most economical way to get from Christchurch International Airport to the central business district. The number 29 bus departs from the north end of the International Arrivals Hall and will take you to Central Station in approximately 30 minutes. The cost of a one-way adult ticket is NZ$ 8.50 approx.
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