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Queenstown Intl to Christchurch flight information

Avg. flight duration 1h 04m
Flights arrive in Christchurch
Flights depart from Queenstown Intl
Flight price $231
Distance 347 km
Airlines Air New Zealand

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$156
or less return trip within
2 months
of travel is a good deal

When to Book Flights from Queenstown Intl to Christchurch

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Top tips for finding a cheap flight

The cheapest flight from Queenstown Intl to Christchurch was found, on average, 47 days before departure.
Book at least 3 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
Morning departure is around 33% more expensive than an evening flight, on average*.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days

FAQs for Booking Queenstown Intl to Christchurch Flights

How long does a flight from Queenstown Intl to Christchurch take?
An average non-stop flight takes 1h 00m, covering a distance of 346 km.
How many flights are there between Queenstown Intl and Christchurch?
There are 114 (non-stop) flights between Queenstown Intl and Christchurch per week, averaging 16 per day.
Which airlines provide the cheapest flights from Queenstown Intl to Christchurch?
In the past 3 days, the cheapest return tickets were found on Air New Zealand ($231)
Which airlines fly most frequently between Queenstown Intl and Christchurch?
Air New Zealand (7 times daily), Etihad Airways (5 times daily), Qantas Airways (1 times daily) are the most frequent flyers on this route.
What’s the cheapest day of the week to fly from Queenstown Intl to Christchurch?
For Queenstown Intl to Christchurch, Wednesday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Monday is the most expensive. Flying from Christchurch back to Queenstown Intl, the best deals are generally found on Tuesday, with Friday being the most expensive.

Book cheap flights from Queenstown Intl to Christchurch (return)

Airports
Origin
Queenstown
$231
only
$231
Destination
Christchurch
$231
only
$231
Wed, 12 Dec
ZQN
Frankton Queenstown Intl
CHC
Christchurch
1h 00m
Wed, 19 Dec
CHC
Christchurch
ZQN
Frankton Queenstown Intl
1h 10m
Trip: 8 days
8.4ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 8.4 Excellent
Based on 12 reviews
Overall
8.6
Boarding
8.6
Comfort
8.3
Crew
8.9
Entertainment
8.5
Food
8.2
ZQN
CHC
OK 4.3

Pros: good entertainment

Cons: we purchased a sky couch for an extra $700 and was not put in a skycouch row. I have contacted Air New Zealand and have yet to hear back from them.

ZQN
CHC
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Wonderful service from the ground crew. They went beyond the call of duty. Excellent experience. Thanks to everyone

SFO
AKL
Good 6.0

Pros: The attendants were very attentive

Cons: One of the poorest meals I have had in 50 years of flying do not like the seating configuration in business class

LHR
LAX
Excellent 8.6

Pros: Inflight service and all round experience with Air New Zealand was excellent

Cons: Aircraft cabin way too hot on both jouneys

ZQN
CHC
OK 4.3

Cons: Upon arrival we were informed that each checked bag was $60. This was news to us. The NZ flight employee informed us that Air NZ informed us quite well of this info, this the booking agent was at fault.

Fri, 14 Dec
ZQN
Frankton Queenstown Intl
CHC
Christchurch
1h 00m
Mon, 17 Dec
CHC
Christchurch
ZQN
Frankton Queenstown Intl
1h 00m
Trip: 4 days
8.4ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 8.4 Excellent
Based on 12 reviews
Overall
8.6
Boarding
8.6
Comfort
8.3
Crew
8.9
Entertainment
8.5
Food
8.2
ZQN
CHC
OK 4.3

Cons: Upon arrival we were informed that each checked bag was $60. This was news to us. The NZ flight employee informed us that Air NZ informed us quite well of this info, this the booking agent was at fault.

ZQN
CHC
OK 4.3

Pros: good entertainment

Cons: we purchased a sky couch for an extra $700 and was not put in a skycouch row. I have contacted Air New Zealand and have yet to hear back from them.

ZQN
CHC
Excellent 9.6

Pros: Great customer service, from boarding to disembarking. Great care for comfort and needs.

Cons: Selection of video options on the app entertainment systems.

SFO
AKL
Good 6.0

Pros: The attendants were very attentive

Cons: One of the poorest meals I have had in 50 years of flying do not like the seating configuration in business class

ZQN
CHC
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Wonderful service from the ground crew. They went beyond the call of duty. Excellent experience. Thanks to everyone

Mon, 18 Feb
ZQN
Frankton Queenstown Intl
CHC
Christchurch
1h 05m
Tue, 5 Mar
CHC
Christchurch
ZQN
Frankton Queenstown Intl
1h 10m
Trip: 16 days
8.4ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 8.4 Excellent
Based on 12 reviews
Overall
8.6
Boarding
8.6
Comfort
8.3
Crew
8.9
Entertainment
8.5
Food
8.2
ZQN
CHC
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Queenstown/Christchurch: quick and easy. Air New Zealand does a good job.

Cons: All g.

ZQN
CHC
OK 4.3

Cons: Upon arrival we were informed that each checked bag was $60. This was news to us. The NZ flight employee informed us that Air NZ informed us quite well of this info, this the booking agent was at fault.

ZQN
CHC
Excellent 9.3

Pros: Cool dimmers for window shade; flight attendant notice we did not have headphones and gave us some first class looking ones that really cancels out the noise. Although we had it in the pocket we did not choose to use at that time but she took it upon herself. Staff always friendly.

ZQN
CHC
Excellent 8.3

Pros: Very efficient trip.

Cons: One flight attendant was subdued and not too bubbly.

SFO
AKL
Good 6.0

Pros: The attendants were very attentive

Cons: One of the poorest meals I have had in 50 years of flying do not like the seating configuration in business class

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